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Library Art Gallery

Current & Upcoming Exhibits


The Unexamined Portrait
Artwork by Len Davis and Jessie Burciaga
January 17 - February 26, 2017
Art Talk: February 22, 1-2 pm
Reception: Febrauary 22, 5-7 pm

On display at the Pecan Library


My Very Own Room: Carmen Lomas Garza & Works by Women of the Collection
March 3 - May 3, 2017
MVC Lecture: March 7, 1PM
Pecan Reception: March 7, 5 PM
Pecan Lecture: March 7, 6 PM
On display at the Pecan Library


This is Not a Cat
Collages by Carl Vestweber
January 17 - May 12, 2017
Art Talk & Reception: April 4, 1 PM
On display at the Starr Co. Library


Interpreting Vogue
Paintings by Carlos Ochoa
January 24 - March 9, 2017
Art Talk & Reception: March 2, 1 PM
On display at the Technology Library

Previous Exhibits

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Personal Topography: Exploring Natural Abstraction
Featuring paintings by Sylvia Benitez
August 29 - December 2, 2016
On display at the Pecan Library
Art Talk: October 13, 1:00 - 2:00 PM
Reception: October 13, 5:00 - 7:00 PM

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Festival Internacional de Poesia Latinoamericana Exhibit
Photographs by Oliver Contreras
September 1 - 30, 2016
On display at the Pecan Library & Cooper
Art Talk: Sept. 2, 10:00 AM (Cooper Center)

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Pan Dulce: Textures of a Merienda
Featuring paintings by Manny Chapa
Sept. 15 - Oct. 14, 2016 (Pecan Library)
Art Talk: Oct. 13, 5 - 6 PM (Pecan Library)
Oct. 24 - Dec. 1, 2016 (Starr Library)
Art Talk: Dec. 1, 1:00 - 2:00 PM (Starr Library)


Line of Sight: Photos by Hector Astorga & Conrado Gonzalez
August 29 - October 15, 2016 (Starr)
October 20 - December 9, 2016 (Pecan)
Art Talk: Sept. 28, 1:00 PM (Starr)
Art Talk: Oct. 26, 1:30 PM (Pecan)
Reception: Oct. 26, 5:00 -7:00 PM (Pecan)

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Illustrating Their World
Featuring illustrations by Roni Cortez and Jessie Rodriguez
September 6 - December 2, 2016
On display at the Technology Campus
Art Talk: November 3, 2016 , 6 - 7 PM


Library unveils twenty-eight new RGV wildlife photographs
When: June16, 2016 - 6-7PM
Where: Pecan Campus Library (Bldg. F South Lobby)

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South Texas Ceramic Showdown: Constants & Variables
artwork by Jim Bob Salazar and Pat Johnson
June 16 - July 25, 2016
Where: Pecan Campus Library Art Gallery Reception: June 16, 6-8 pm
Art Talks: June 18, 1:30 - 4 pm


Portraits of Summer: Paintings by R. Andes
When: June 1 – July 25, 2016
Where: Pecan Library Art Gallery (First Floor)
Art Talk & Reception: June 16, 6-8pm


Roma High School Art Exhibit
When: June 6 - August 12, 2016
Where: Starr Co. Campus Library
Reception: June 13, 1pm.

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Permanent Art Collection Exhibit
When: June 13 - August 12, 2016
Where: Technology Campus Library (McAllen)

About Us

The South Texas College Library Art Gallery Program exhibits regional, national and international artwork, explores new visions and theories of creativity, and introduces innovative artistic expressions to the South Texas region.


Contact Us

Gina Otvos
Library Art Gallery Associate
Phone: (956) 872-3488
Email: gotvos

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Our Galleries

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