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Gallery Hours for Spring 2023
The gallery will be open 2:30-5:30 pm Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays when exhibits are on display.


Coming up this Spring:

IVC 60th Anniversary Exhibit including Alumni, Former and Present Art Faculty
An online application form will appear here soon.

The exhibit application will request one or two artworks and a short (less than 500 word) narrative-form biography (not CV list style) for each artist, professional information and date of attendance or graduation from IVC. This information will be displayed along with each artist's artwork.

Deadline to deliver artwork to the gallery for Alumni Show is Monday, April 3.

There will be accommodations for videos. We are happy to show photographs of large sculptures such as bronzes or installations that cannot be shipped to IVC. Please contact the director, Carol Hegarty, with any questions; phone (760) 355-6198 or E-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

• The grand opening public reception for the IVC 60th Anniversary Exhibit will be 4-7 pm Thursday, April 20th at the Juanita Salazar Lowe Art Gallery, building 2800. There will be refreshments and live music.

The IVC Student Show 2023 opens 4-7 pm Thursday, May 18 at the gallery.
Students may submit digital images of their artwork to IVC's El Corazón publication through the Library website.
Then submit their physical artwork to the student show.
A separate application for each is required.
An online form will appear here soon to submit artwork for the annual Student Show 2023.
Deadline for Student Show delivery to the gallery is Thursday, May 11.

Updated Feb. 9. 2023


The Juanita Salazar Lowe Gallery

Juanita Salazar Lowe Art Gallery @ IVC

Encourages excellence, and is dedicated to promoting public interest and participation in the arts on the Imperial Valley College campus and in the greater community.

Things we do:

  • Professional art exhibits including all media of regional, national and international interest.
  • Quality student group exhibits of all media.
  • Speakers, workshops, film series, readings, and performances to promote and encourage the arts in the community.

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