Contributions to the endowment fund will support vital programming such as artist engagement opportunities for community members and students, gallery exhibitions, artist commissions, new acquisitions, and other teaching and learning tools that foster cultural enrichment in our community.


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Cleve Carney Art Gallery accepts art exhibition proposals from local, national and international artists and curators.  In addition to exhibitions in the gallery space, the Cleve Carney Art Gallery has the capacity to present a number of different projects, events, seminars, or web-based projects; new media, video, and film installations; sound works and radio plays; performance pieces; printed ephemera; and projects of a similar scope.

To propose an exhibition, please send a CV, one page description of proposed exhibition and no more then 10 images to  All submissions must be in pdf format. Please include your last name in the subject line of your email.

Gallery staff and faculty advisors review all proposals on a quarterly basis.

Proposals may also be mailed to:

Cleve Carney Art Gallery
425 Fawell Blvd.
Glen Ellyn, Illinois, 60137



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425 Fawell Blvd. Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137 / (630) 942-2321 / Mon-Thurs 11am - 7pm & Sat 11am - 3pm