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 archive collection on Flickr to view images of past exhibits, and check out the current albums for more recent events and exhibits.

Hours: Monday through Friday, 9 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

Current Exhibit

Barton County Arts Council Friends and Acquaintances Community Art Exhibition
underwritten by the Bill J. McKown Endowment/ Golden Belt Community Foundation

Oct. 23 - Dec. 1
Friends and Acquaintances

See images of the exhibit and watch the virtual reception