The Schmidt Art Center | Southwestern Illinois College


Due to the COVID-19 virus pandemic, Southwestern Illinois College has suspended College-sponsored events with large attendance through April 17th, 2020.  The High School Student Art Show and Congressional Art Competition exhibition opening scheduled for Thursday, March 19th falls under this category.  Furthermore, the Schmidt Art Center will be closed to the general public until April 17th.


The William and Florence Schmidt Art Center exhibits visual images that inspire, inform, and connect college and community. Exhibits of art and cultural artifacts that meet the highest contemporary aesthetic standards and related cultural programs expand visual literacy among the Southwestern Illinois College community and the adults and children of southwestern Illinois.

Monday: closed
Tuesday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday: closed
Sunday: closed

Closed college holidays and between exhibitions.