Our Campus, Our Canvas"Northeastern’s campus is a canvas for visual expression that, like the university, is innovative, dynamic, entrepreneurial, and above all, engaged with the world." —Joseph E. Aoun, President
June 22 – August 7
2016 Annual CAMD Show
April 28 – July 31
August 8 – October 23
Northeastern’s Public Art Initiative is a platform for artists from our community and around the world to showcase the university’s creative energy.
Gallery 360 hosts 20-plus exhibits each year. // Hours: Monday through Friday, 11am -7pm, Saturday and Sunday, 12-5pm. Gallery 360 is free and open to the public.
Northeastern faculty and students push their creative boundaries every day, through large-scale public art works, exhibits in Gallery 360, interactive installations, pop-up exhibits, and more.
Northeastern’s Center for the Arts, based in the College of Arts, Media and Design, makes creative expression an integral part of the Northeastern experience.
The College of Arts, Media and Design is Northeastern’s hub for creativity and entrepreneurship in design, communication, and the arts. The college is grounded in the core disciplines of architecture, art + design, communication studies, game design, journalism, media and screen studies, music, and theatre.
New campus mural from start to finish
June 7, 2016
University photographers were there to document Boston-based artist Cedric Douglas as he installed a new mural on the Behrakis Health Sciences Center. The mural is the latest installation in Northeastern's Public Art Initiative.
Farzaneh and Bahareh Safarani: Presence at Northeastern’s Gallery 360
June 7, 2016
Review of the Safarani sister's MFA thesis show in Artscope magazine.
Femmes Trouvés redefines artistic objects
March 17, 2016
Review in the Huntington News of the show, Femmes Trouvés, at Northeastern's Gallery 360, showcasing the most recent sculptural works of Michael Ulman, Arts and Sciences ’00.
Northeastern Revs Up Public Art Initiative (via bostonmagazine.com)
June 17, 2015
From elevators to underground tunnels, ‘we want art to be everywhere,’ says Northeastern President Joseph Aoun.
Northeastern is turning its campus into a canvas (via boston.com)
June 13, 2015
Edgar Allen Poe and John Lee Hooker recently showed up on Northeastern University’s campus. No, they’re not back from the dead. The pair was reincarnated by stencil graffiti artist Jef Aérosol—the pseudonym of Jean-François Perroy. He’s been painting murals all over Northeastern this week as part of President Joseph Aoun’s public art initiative. Northeastern is turning its campus into a canvas.
Street Art Party: Cedric Douglas & Ekua Holmes
September 6, 2016
Northeastern’s Fall Fest, 30 Leon Street
Reception for Ralph Pucci: The Art of the Mannequin
September 15, 2016