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Past Exhibition Seasons

  • Cycling Through: A Story of Community & Change
    2017.Cycling Through

    A story of Community and Change. Guest curated by Michelle M. Estrada. August 20 - September 24, 2017

  • 2017.SEEN

    Carissa Sindon, August 20 - September 24, 2017. Student Union Trueblood Gallery, Boise State University

  • Bryan Anthony Moore at his show National Mythstory

  • Women featured in the portraits of Inner Strength: Portraits of Basque Immigrant Women

  • Connie Wood and Theresa Burkes exhibition, Complex Ecosystems

  • 2018.Narratives with Samuel Paden

  • 2018.The In-Betweens with Katy Rogan

  • Emma Hood, Marking Time
    2018.Emma Hood, Marking Time

  • Campus Exhibitions - James Castle
    James Castle: Eighteen Artist Books

The Student Union proudly hosts a variety of exhibitions each year in our Student Union Gallery and pop-up galleries. The gallery is open and free to the public during all Student Union operating hours.
Have a great idea for an exhibition? New Applications Accepted Each Spring!

2017-2018

Cycling Through: A Story of Community & Change, Guest Curated by Michelle Estrada (August 20-September 24, 2017)

Carissa Sindon, SEEN (August 20-September 24, 2017)

No Press Like Home (October 1-November 5, 2017)

Art Acts (November 12-December 13, 2017)

Samuel Paden, Narratives (January 7th–February 8th, 2018)

Katy Rogan, The In-Betweens (January 7th-February 11, 2018)


Opening Doors: A Glimpse Into the Artist's Mind III, Presented by BOSCO, September 12 - October 28

Opening Doors: A Glimpse into the Artist’s Mind III, presented by BOSCO (September 12th – October 28th, 2016)

Event Poster for America's Wilderness Beauty

America’s Wilderness Beauty, by Richard Scott “Scotty” Perkins (September 26th – October 23rd, 2016)

Event Poster for Complex Ecosystems, by Theresa Burkes & Connie Wood

Complex Ecosystems, by Theresa Burkes & Connie Wood (November 7th – December 8th, 2016)

Event poster for National Mythstory, by Bryan Anthony Moore

National Mythstory, by Bryan Anthony Moore (January 9th – February 19th)

Event poster for Basque Women of Inner Strength, by Begoña Pecharroman and Peter Oberlindacher

Basque Women of Inner Strength, by Begoña Pecharroman and Peter Oberlindacher (February 27th – April 9th, 2017)

Calling from a Summer, by JanyRae Seda (April 17-May 21)

Effervescence, by Deanna Scherrer (April 17-May 28)

Idaho Watercolor Society 38th Annual Juried Membership Exhibition (June)



2015-2016

War and peace poster

War & Peace, by the Foothills School of Arts and Sciences (July 6-Aug 2, 2015)

Half Sister poster

Half Sister, by Lily and Marta Lee (Aug 10 – Sept. 13, 2015)

Gomi poster

Gomi, by Pete Kutchins (Sept. 21 – Nov. 1, 2015)

Social Fruit poster

Social Fruit, by Kayla Hurd (Nov. 2 – 29, 2015)

Broncos Abroad Poster

Broncos Abroad by the International Learning Opportunities Office (Nov. 9 – Dec. 4, 2015)

Tarpestries poster

Tarpestries, by Melissa Sasi Chambers Dec. 13 – Jan. 15

N Mirror Creek PL poster

N Mirror Creek PL by Josephine Forrester Jan 25 – Feb. 28

Phenomena by Karl LeClair, March 7th - April 15th

Phenomena by Karl LeClair, March 7th – April 15th

Riveting by the Boise State University Art Metals Club, April 4th - May 8th

Riveting by the Boise State University Art Metals Club, April 4th – May 8th

Making the Familiar Strange by Don Winiecki, April 20th - May 22nd

Making the Familiar Strange by Don Winiecki, April 20th – May 22nd

37th Annual Idaho Watercolor Society Juried Membership Exhibition, May 31st - June 26th, 2016

37th Annual Idaho Watercolor Society Juried Membership Exhibition, May 31st – June 26th, 2016



2014-2015

Time for All Time 3 by Ahmad Ejahali, August 1, 2014 to January 1st 2015 (SPEC Gallery)

“Time for All Time 3″ by Ahmad Ejahali, 08/01/2014 – 01/05/2015 (SPEC Gallery)

Bricks & Bones (and really cold milk) by Sara Smart, August 21, 2014 to August 21, 2014

“Bricks and Bones and Really Cold Milk” by Sara Smart, 08/21/2014 – 10/02/2014

A-is-for-Arab-Cover

“A is for Arab” traveling exhibit by New York University, 10/06/2015 – 10/31/2014 (Pop-Up Gallery)

38 Minus: The Idaho Fish Project, by Lonnie Hutson, October 10, 2014 to November 24, 2014

“38 Minus: The Idaho Fish Project,” by Lonnie Hutson, 10/10/2014 – 11/24/2014

The Reveal Mission by Chad Estes, October 13, 2014 to October 31, 2014 (Pop-Up Gallery)

“The Reveal Mission” by Chad Estes, 10/13/2014 – 10/31/2014 (Pop-Up Gallery)

I AM MY OWN CHEERLEADER by J. Casey Doyle, December 5, 2014 to February 1st, 2015

“I AM MY OWN CHEERLEADER” by J. Casey Doyle, 12/05/2014 – 02/01/2015

Translucency by Red Circle Press, January 10, 2015 to July 12, 2015 (SPEC Gallery)

“Translucency” by Red Circle Press, 01/10/2015 – 07/12/2015 (SPEC Gallery)

In Translation: Maria Merce Marcal photography poster

“In Translation: Maria Merce Marcal” photography by Maria Garth, translations by Clyde Moneyhun, 02/05/2015 – 03/29/2015

Hemingway’s Veneto (Il Veneto di Hemingway) poster

“Hemingway’s Veneto (Il Veneto di Hemingway)”, Venice International University, 04/02/2015-05/24/2015

36th Idaho WaterColor Association Juried Exhibition poster

36th Idaho WaterColor Association Juried Exhibition 06/01/2015 – 06/28/2015


2013-2014

  • “Suspended Reality”, an exhibition by Randy Van Dyck 07/18/2013 – 09/02/2013
  • “In Our Name”, an exhibition by Bill Blahd 07/19/2013 – 01/13/2014
  • “Institutionalization of Identity”, an exhibition by Veiko Valenica 09/19/2013 – 11/7/2013
  • “Limbic Resonance” a Boise State University Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition 11/15/2013 – 12/12/2013
  • “Kurva” by Kathleen Probst 01/18/2014 – 07/13/2014 (SPEC Gallery)
  • “Gandhi, King, Ikeda: A Legacy of Building Peace” Exhibition 02/03/2014 – 02/23/2014
  • “Boise State University Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition” 04/24/2014 – 05/18/2014
  • 35th Idaho WaterColor Association Juried Exhibition 05/30/2014- 06/26/2014


2012-2013

  • “Hard Cheese” an exhibition by Will Eichelberger and Sector 17, 07/25/2012 – 09/03/2012
  • “Impact: the Legacy of Jane Wilson”- Art Educator 1977-2010, 09/07/2012 -10/07/2012
  • ABST-RED, by artist Daewhan Cho, 10/11/2012- 11/04/2012
  • ci-pher – student BFA exhibition 11/09/2012 – 12/13/2012
  • Biennial Emeritus Exhibition by Heather Hanlon 12/20/2012 – 01/27/2013
  • Circumstances of War an exhibition by Luma Jasim 01/31/2013 – 02/24/2013
  • Local Folks: BOSCO: The Art of Boise Open Studios Collective: Opening Doors: A Glimpse into the Artist’s Mind exhibition 02/28/2013 – 03/25/2013
  • Catalyst an exhibition by the BSU Art Metals Club 03/30/2013 – 04/30/2013
  • Heterotropias: Institutional Structures and Subjectivities an exhibition by Don Winiecki 05/4/2013 – 06/04/2013
  • 34th Idaho WaterColor Association Juried Exhibition 06/07/2013 – 07/15/2013


2011-2012

  • Northwest Narratives, 07/22/2011 – 01/08/2012 (SPEC Lobby)
  • Displacement, by Alicia Jane Boswell, 08/18/2011 – 10/02/2011
  • (His)tory: the Re-collection of Personal Identity: An Installation by Migel A. Delgado, 10/06/2011 – 11/16/2011
  • Of Rock and Water: Photographs by Mark A. Hardy, 11/23/2011 – 01/02/2012
  • Biennial Juried High School Exhibition, 01/05/2012 – 01/25/2012
  • Perpetuation of War in the Contemporary World, b Goran Fazil, 02/02/2012 -03/04/2012
  • Underbelly, by Lauren Kistner, 03/09/2012 – 04/04/2012
  • The Discourse of Thread, by Julie McCreedy, 04/14/2012 – 05/28/2012
  • 33rd Annual Idaho Watercolor Society Juried Membership Exhibition 2011-2012, 06/02/2012 – 06/28/2012


2010-2011

  • Regalo, 06/30/2010 – 08/12/2010
  • to be lost if it must be so, 09/09/2010 – 10/12/2010
  • Peaceful Moments – Paintings by John Taye, 10/16/2010 – 11/18/2010
  • Katsura – The Photographs of Ishimoto Yasuhiro, 12/02/2010 – 01/19/2011
  • Skeleton in the Closet, 01/15/2011 – 02/22/2011
  • Exterior Spaces: Idaho Grain Elevator Contemplated, 02/26/2011 – 04/04/2011
  • To Be of Service, 04/08/2011 – 05/23/2011
  • 32nd Annual Idaho Water Color Society Juried Membership Exhibition, 05/28/2011 – 06/23/2011
  • 6 Sides 2 Every Story, 06/30/2011 – 08/07/2011