Art Faculty and Staff Exhibition - Humboldt State Now

Art Faculty and Staff Exhibition

A faculty and staff exhibition featuring artists working in Humboldt State University’s Department of Art opens Sept. 13 through Oct. 12 at the Reese Bullen Gallery.

Emily Cobb, Albino Tangerine, Red Milk, and Western Milk, 2018, nylon and polyester.
A reception and artists’ talks will take place on Thursday, Sept. 13 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

The annual exhibition provides the public with an opportunity to see the professional work and diverse talents of HSU Department of Art instructors and staff. The artists explore a wide spectrum of traditional and nontraditional forms, themes, and styles through a variety of mediums, including painting, photography, printmaking, video, sculpture, metalsmithing, jewelry, and drawing. For the HSU art student in particular, this exhibit provides exposure to their mentors’ ideas and varied approaches to making art, which fosters a creative community and provokes a continuous cycle of innovation.

The Reese Bullen Gallery, named in honor of a founding professor of the Art Department, was established in 1970. The gallery is located in the HSU Art Building, at the intersection of B Street and Laurel Drive, located directly across from the Van Duzer Theatre. The gallery is closed Monday, open Tuesday 12-5, Wednesday 12-5, Thursday 12-7, Friday from 12-7 (12-8 during Arts! Arcata), Saturday 12-5, and Sunday 12-5, with free admission to exhibits and events. For more information about the gallery, please contact the gallery office at 707.826.5814 or For parking information, please visit