DEPS - Department of Exhibitions, Performance & Student Spaces Columbia College Chicago

Current Exhibition

Lindsey Higgins, Empty Spaces

April 12, 2018 - May 1, 2018
Opening reception: April 12, 4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Empty Spaces is an installation inspired by the unfamiliarity within familiar spaces. The work uses
color to exemplify the connection between two forms.

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About C33 Gallery

33 E. Congress, 1st Floor


Located on the bustling corner of Congress Parkway and Wabash Ave, C33 Gallery serves as an art gallery and meeting place for students. With its distinctive storefront windows, C33 is ideal for non-traditional media and site-specific installation. C33 houses up to 14 student exhibitions per school year and is the only open submission student gallery on campus.  Any student at Columbia may submit a proposal to show their work in the space. If selected, students will receive a small stipend for materials as well as access to all of the galleries tools and supplies. The DEPS staff will also assist the student in the installation and preperation of her or his exhibition.

C33 Gallery IS CURRENTLY ACCEPTING EXHIBITION PROPOSALS for Fall 2018, the submission deadline is April 9. Applicants must be enrolled at Columbia College Chicago.  To apply visit

Gallery Hours:

Monday - Friday, 9am-5pm 

For more information about C33 Exhibitions, click here.