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We’re your connection to the arts: committed to inspiring curiosity, developing visual literacy, and building our community. The gallery is located a short distance from the library entrance, just to the right of the rotunda.

  • Current Exhibition Information

    • Main Gallery – Roy G. Biv (Feb. 12 – March 27) – sponsored by the Friends of the Library
    • Front Gallery – Multiple Voices Multiple Histories: Reimagining the Civil War ) (December 14, 2015 – February 14, 2016)
  • Current Classes
    Art in Common — Free; register here
  • Upcoming Programs

Online Art Collection

View Online MuseumWe’re building an online gallery of the library’s collection of art. View the first 600 artworks from our art collection of more than 6,000 pieces. Learn more.

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At A Glance

  • Humans of Topeka project
  • We’re Free
    Exhibits, programs, and events are casual and open to the public
  • Hours
    We’re the same as the Library except when closed for change of exhibition
  • Exhibition Spaces
    Main Gallery — Traveling and gallery-curated exhibits, annual competitions
    Front Gallery — Permanent collection exhibits, occasional traveling exhibits
  • Questions and Reference
    Gallery Desk — 785-580-4515
  • Internships Available
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Gallery Administration

Marie Pyko, Public Services Director
785-580-4560 |

Stephanie Hall, Public Services Manager
785-580-4546 |

Gallery Staff

Zan Popp, Curator of Exhibitions
785-580-4586 (voicemail) |

Sherry Best, Curator of Collections
785-580-4516 (voicemail) |

Brea Black, Art Librarian
785-580-4512 (voicemail) |

Betsy Knabe Roe, Museum Educator & Associate Curator
785-580-4577 (voicemail) |