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Dittmar Gallery

Dittmar is located on the ground floor of Norris Center. This student-run gallery space features 5-6 exhibitions per year.

Dittmar Memorial Gallery was named in recognition of the gift by the late Paul O. Dittmar. The mission of the Gallery is to assist with developing and supporting emerging artists. For 50 years Dittmar Gallery has promoted the careers of young artists on campus and artist across the nation. Dittmar Gallery also supports the mission of Norris Center providing cultural inclusion with art representing the diversity of the community.

All Dittmar Events are free. Catered refreshments are provided at all art receptions and RSVPs are not required.

c.a.v.e out: 2023 Art Theory and Practice Senior Show

ATP 2023

May 16 – June 12

c.a.v.e. out showcases the work of four graduating artists in the Department of Art, Theory, and Practice at Northwestern University: Victoria Gomez Gil, Ellie Odom, Catie Moore and Ashley Schultz. This group exhibition is the culmination of their studio work and the artists warmly invite the campus community to celebrate with them at the opening reception Tuesday, May 16, 6:00-8:00p.

This exhibition and associated events are co-organized by the Department of Art Theory and Practice and Dittmar Memorial Gallery at Northwestern University.

Support provided by the Myers Foundations.


Dittmar Staff

Eve Downing - Student Supervisor/Curator
Ellie Lyons - Student Supervisor/Curator
Christine Kim- Assistant
Eli Gordon- Assistant
Maggie Munday Odom - Assistant
Jasmine Ametovski - Assistant

Gallery Hours

10 am - 10 pm Everyday

Gallery Guest Book

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Dittmar Gallery is excited to celebrate 50 years of providing art to the Northwestern Community.


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