Library Exhibits and Art Gallery
The Barber Library hosts rotating art exhibits through out the academic year in the Rotunda Gallery. The expansive Rotunda area within the main lobby of the library has an abundance of natural light and architectural features that creates a commanding area for the visual arts. The gallery displays the creative talents of students, faculty and regional artists with the purpose of provoking artistic interpretation in a learning environment. Find out more about showing your art in the
Upcoming and Current Exhibits
Art About Agriculture 2016: Agriculture of the American Landscape
August 25 to September 29, 2016
September 28, 2016, 4 to 6 p.m.
The College of Agricultural Sciences, Oregon State University, celebrates the heritage and evolution of American agriculture in the 34th annual Art About Agriculture art exhibition. Visit the COCC Barber Library between August 25 and September 29 to see works by eleven artists from Oregon, Washington, and Montana on the theme, Agriculture of the American Landscape.
OSU Art About Agriculture 2016 Flyer (PDF)
Rotunda Gallery - Previous Major Exhibits
Creating an Artist's Idea in Clay
The Artful Beauty of Science
The Spirit of Our Northwest Forests
Permanent Collections on Display
Van Vleet Photography Historical Collection dating from 1900s
Updegraff Typewriter Collection dating from 1881 to 1924