• Welcome to the Schumacher Gallery

    The Schumacher Gallery's Permanent Collections offer a wonderfully diverse selection of more than 2500 works for study and enjoyment. These collections encompass 2000 years of cultural history. Since the Gallery's inception in 1964, hundreds of donors have provided objects of art, funds, and services to create this important cultural legacy.

  • Exhibition Schedule

    2015 - 2016

    Schumacher Gallery Presents Elements 

    Schumacher Gallery Presents Elements

    January 18 – March 23 

    This invitational exhibition encompasses two- and three-dimensional works in a variety of media. Selected Central Ohio artists reflect distinctly different styles and philosophical perspectives. It offers an interesting blend of technical excellence and individual visions. The exhibit is co-curated by Casey Bradley, Instructor and Studio Manager of Dimensional Studies at Columbus College of Art and Design.

    Meet-the-Artists Opening Reception: Friday, January 22, 5:00 - 7:30 p.m.

    (Please note: The gallery is closed February 27 - March 6 during mid-term break.)


    Capital University’s Student Art Exhibition

    April 11 – April 26  

    This multimedia juried exhibition showcases a variety of works created by the students of Capital University.

    Meet-the-Artists Opening Reception: Friday, April 15, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.




    Selected Works from The Schumacher Gallery’s Photography Collection  

    Herman Leonard

    September 14 – December 4
    Reception: Friday, September 18, 5:00-7:00 p.m.   

    Through recent and generous gifts, The Schumacher Gallery has acquired a significant number of works in the field of photography. This exhibition features works by Isle Bing, Larry Fink, Ken Heyman, Jeannette Klute, Herman Leonard, Leon Levinstein, Louis Stettner, and Garry Winograd that add to the rich diversity of the gallery’s collections.

    Photo Collection

    (Please note: The gallery is closed November 25-29 for Thanksgiving.) 


    Visitor Information

     Admission is free.


    The Schumacher Gallery will be open Monday - Saturday, 1 - 5 pm during the academic year. We are closed during the summer and on university holidays.

    Directions and Parking

    The Gallery is located on the fourth floor of The Blackmore Library at Capital University.

    Driving Directions (courtesy of Google Maps)

    Parking is available on the Main Street Plaza parking at Pleasant Ridge and Mound Street - one block south of Main - and on Main St. until 4 pm, or on any of the surrounding side streets.

    Visit our Maps and Locations page for a downloadable PDF of the campus map

    Contact Information

    Contact David Gentilini by phone or email.


    The Schumacher Gallery is handicapped accessible. Handicapped accessible parking is available in the garage attached to Blackmore Library.