​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Dudley and Mary Marks Lea Gallery

The Dudley and Mary Marks Lea Gallery presents eight to ten exhibition s throughout the year, including works by students, faculty, and regional and national artists. Students engage with exhibiting artists through gallery talks, classroom demonstrations, and public presentations. The Lea Gallery also provides opportunities for students to participate in the organization, preparation, installation and evaluation of shows.

Each spring, the Student Art and Design Juried Exhibition recognizes students for outstanding work in the visual arts and the Senior Exhibitions feature the work of graduating seniors.  


Gallery Information

Hours: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. daily during scheduled exhibitions.

Location: Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion on the campus of the University of Findlay.  

All exhibitions are free and open to the public.

​In the Gallery


​​Senior Exhibition I

Feb. 9-21 

Reception: Sunday, Feb. 9​ | 1 - 3 p.m.

The gallery will feature work from University of Findlay senior art program majors. ​Featured seniors will include: Carina Colvin, an Art major; Deanna Durkos, a double major in TESOL/Bilingual Education and Art; Thomas Griffin, an Art Management major; and Caylee Karg, a Multi-Age Visual Arts Education majorAll are graphic design majors whose works were created using various media.​


Spring 2020

Senior Exhibition I

Feb. 9 – 21

Reception: Sunday, Feb. 9 ​| 1 - 3 p.m.


Senior Exhibition II

March 9 – 19

Reception: Sunday, March  15 | 1 - 3 p.m.

Juried Student Show turn-in

Friday, March 20


Judging student show

Saturday, March 21


Student Juried Show

April 6 – 24

Reception: Wed. April 15 | 7 - 8:30 p.m.


May 4 – 29


Summer 2020

The Enchanted Brush

Dan Chudzinski - curator

June 8 – July 31​