Shafer Art Gallery

About the L. E. "Gus" and Eva Shafer Memorial Art Gallery

The L.E. "Gus" and Eva Shafer Memorial Gallery has been called the "Gem of the Campus". Located in the Fine Arts building, the Shafer Gallery displays significant works by Gus Shafer, objects from Barton's growing permanent collection, and a rotating series of exhibitions from regional and national artists. Learn more about upcoming exhibits and events! Check out the Shafer Gallery's Flickr collection to view images of past exhibits.

Hours: Monday through Saturday, 10 am to 5 pm.
Closed academic holidays.
Contact:Dave Barnes, Gallery Director
Phone: 620-792-9342
Address: 245 NE 30 Road, Great Bend, KS 67530

In Memoriam

Norma Jean Ward August 30, 1930 to July 9, 2020, first director of the Shafer Gallery

Upcoming Exhibits

Miniature Art
Dog commission in progress. Art by Rachelle Siegrist

Exquisite Miniatures by Wes and Rachelle Siegrist
Produced by David J. Wagner, L.L.C.

July 9 - August 22

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Artwork by Brian Hutchinson

Transmogrifications: New Work by Brian Hutchinson
July 9 to August 22

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