Department of Art

Visit the WIU Department of Art


It is difficult to truly understand the education, support, and community that makes up the Western Illinois University Department of Art. Please consider coming to campus and meet our faculty and students; see our facilities; and experience the strengths of our Department and its many opportunities.  




  • Tour Garwood Hall and the HPA 3-D Studios
  • Chat with Faculty and Students
  • Sit in on a Class
  • Meet with an Adviser
  • Find out more about some of our exciting events:
    • First Wednesday - Department wide open studio event. 1st Wednesday of each month: 7- 9p.m.
    • Throwing Third Thursday - Open Ceramics Studio event. (Fall semester only)
    • Discover Western Visit - Campus Visit (Macomb Campus)


Schedule a Campus Visit:

Kat Myers
Department Chairperson and Professor of Art
Department of Art
32 Garwood Hall, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309) 298-1549


Directions to WIU (Macomb Campus)