Schmucker Art Gallery

The 1600 square-foot Schmucker Art Gallery is a lively art space that displays seven to eight different exhibitions each year. Included in the gallery calendar are shows by local, national, and international contemporary artists, a faculty exhibition, a student exhibition, the annual senior art major show, and traveling exhibits of works selected from public and private collections.

  • Photography in Mexico
  • JSEs16
  • Pop: Return
  • The Figure in Art

Gallery Information

Gallery hours: 
Tuesday - Saturday 10 - 4

Schmucker Hall
P: (717) 337-6080
F: (717) 337-6099
Gallery Staff
Campus Box 2452

Location: The Schmucker Art Gallery is located on the main floor of Schmucker Hall (view on map) and is fully accessible. Free parking is available in one of the Visitor parking lots on campus, or free 2-hour parking can be found on the streets adjacent to Schmucker Hall.

For more information: contact Shannon Egan, Ph.D., Director, Schmucker Art Gallery, Gettysburg College, Box 2452, 300 N. Washington St., Gettysburg, PA 17325, 717-337-6080,

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Current & Upcoming Exhibitions

Paul Strand and Manuel Álvarez Bravo: Photography in Mexico
Main Gallery
January 22 - March 4, 2016
January 22: Opening Reception, 4:30-6:30
February 18: Lecture by James Krippner, Professor of History, Haverford College: “Strand’s Mexico and Mexico’s Modernity” in Pennsylvania Hall, Third Floor Lyceum, Gettysburg College campus 5:30-6:30. Reception to follow in Schmucker Art Gallery, 6:30-7:30 pm
February 25: Lecture by Barbara Sommer, Professor of History and Johnson Chair for Distinguished Teaching in the Humanities, Gettysburg College, in Schmucker Art Gallery, noon

The Figure in Art: Selections from the Gettysburg College Collection
Project Space

November 6, 2015 - March 4, 2016
Gallery Talk: Nov. 6, 2015, 5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Reception: Nov. 6, 6:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m.

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Recent Exhibits

(Un) Governed Spaces: A Panorama of Afghanistan by Gregory Thielker and Noah Coburn 
Main Gallery 
Fall 2015 
September 9 - December 11, 2015

“Pray for the People Who Feed You”: Voices of Pauper Children in the Early Industrial Age 
Project Space 
Fall 2015 
September 9 - October 24, 2015

Adams County Arts Council Twelfth Annual Juried Art Exhibition
Main Gallery
May 29 - June 19, 2015

Capstone 2015
Main Gallery & Project Space
April 29 - May 17, 2015

Cara Ober: You might have been a headache, but you never were a bore.
Project Space
March 27 - April 18, 2015

Juried Student Exhibition
Main Gallery
March 27 - April 18, 2015

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