All Cress Gallery events are free and open to campus and community.
Cress events range from artist's lectures, presentations, panel discussions, workshops, and gallery talks as well as informal receptions that provide an opportunity for one on one conversation with the artists in association with exhibitions of their work.
(Pictured above: Michael Vasquez, Fall 2010 Diane Marek Visiting Artist, speaks about his exhibition What Comes with the Territory in the Cress)
February 18, 2014Now beginning its third week at the Cress, over 600 visitors have seen the exhibition of Sculptures and Drawings by Michelle Segre, Spring 2014 Diane Marek Visiting Artist!!
Open seven days a week with free parking after 5pm weekdays and on weekends, don't miss your chance to see this amazing show.
February 13, 2014
February 12, 2014The Cress Gallery is closed today, Wednesday, due to accelerating inclement weather conditions. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga has cancelled all classes and closed all non-essential services and offices. Check back for announcements about the re-opening of 2014 Diane Marek Visiting Artist Michelle Segre's exhibition of sculpture and drawings!
February 4, 2014Michelle Segre, Spring 2014 Diane Marek Visiting Artist, appears on campus and in the community February 3 - 7, 2014
Artist's lecture Tuesday February 4, 2014, 5:30pm in the Fine Arts Center, Room 335 followed by a reception for the opening of her exhibition in the Cress until 7:30pm. Please be there!! Open to the public; admission is free.
January 8, 2014The 2014 UTC Department of Art Juried Student Exhibition is now open!
Public Reception & Awards Presentation at 6:30pm following Juror and Visiting Artist
Jered Sprecher's Artist's Lecture Tuesday January 14, 5:30pm, Room 356 Fine Arts Center
November 26, 2013Cress Gallery of Art Fall Holiday Hours:
OPEN Wednesday Nov. 27 9:30am - 7:30am
Thursday Nov. 28 CLOSED
Friday Nov. 29 CLOSED
Saturday Nov. 30 CLOSED
OPEN Sunday Dec. 01 1:00pm - 4:00pm
OPEN Monday Dec. 02 though Friday Dec 06
as the Cress resumes normal operating hours
9:30am - 7:30pm
Don't miss Michael Scoggins "A Day in the Life" &
in Gallery II photographs by Andy Warhol
November 17, 2013Become a Friend of the Cress Gallery today and support the Visual Arts at UTC!! The Cress Gallery is currently conducting its annual contributors drive. Friends have been essential to Cress exhibition programming for many years by significantly supporting the exhibitions of the Cress! We need your contribution today to continue to fund the considerable costs of exhibition shipping and one time purchases of gallery display fixtures, media equipment, hardware and tools. The Friends also support the total costs of the UTC Art Juried Student Exhibition and other student exhibitions. Click "Friends of the Gallery" on this website now, and thank you for being a Friend of the Cress Gallery!!
October 15, 2013Michael Scoggins, 2013 Diane Marek Visiting Artist: Public Lecture October 15, 5:30pm in conjunction with his exhibition "A Day in the Life." UTC Fine Arts Center, Room 356, followed by a public reception to 7:30pm. Click "exhibitions" for more information.
October 16 Professionalism Seminar, 11:00am - 12noon, Cress Gallery
October 16 Process & Materials Presentation, 3:30pm - 4:30pm, Cress Gallery
October 17 Process & Materials Presentation, 11:00am - 12noon, Cress Gallery
October 17 Professionalism Seminar, 2:00pm - 3:00pm, Cress Gallery