Department of Art & Design - Foster Gallery

Foster Gallery


The Foster Gallery is located in the Haas Fine Arts Center at UW-Eau Claire, 121 Water Street. A variety of art exhibitions are open to the public each year including works by faculty, B.F.A. degree candidates, and internationally known artists.

As of August 2015, the University Art Collection transferred ownership to the McIntyre Library. Any questions regarding the collection may be directed to Trista Anderson.

Current Exhibit


Framed: Inside the World of Comics

January 28-February 18

Artwork from mainstream and independent comics that demonstrates a group of artists finding a niche in a growing subculture of publishing. As the comic book industry's challenges continue to evolve, the blood, sweat, and years of dedication required for the art form remain.
Opening reception:
Thursday January 28, 7:30pm-9:00pm

Gallery Hours

No admission charged.


   Monday - Friday*

   10:00am - 4:30pm

   Saturday & Sunday

   1:00pm - 4:30pm

   Thursday Evening

   6:00pm - 8:00pm

*Complimentary parking permits (required weekdays) available in the Art & Design Office

Gallery Director:

Jill Olm (Interim)