Nightingale Gallery

The Nightingale Gallery is eastern Oregon’s premier exhibition venue for contemporary art . Situated in the heart of the EOU campus, the Nightingale showcases provocative, academically rigorous exhibitions celebrating the diverse cultural landscapes of the Pacific Northwest.

Current Exhibition

Visit our Exhibitions page for details about current, past and upcoming shows.

Visiting Artists 2021-22

Crystal Schenk & Shelby Davis

Hear artist team Crystal Schenk & Shelby Davis discuss their shared and individual studio practice on Friday, November 12 at Noon PST In room 339 of the Hoke Union Building

Emily & Andrew Somoskey

Join the Art Department in welcoming Andrew and Emily Somoskey to campus for an exhibition and talk in January 2022. The artists will talk about their respective studio practices on Thursday, January 13th at 6pm in Huber Auditorium of Badgley Hall. Their two-person exhibit, Vis-à-vis, opens January 14th from 5-7pm and runs through February 9th.

Land Acknowledgment

We humbly acknowledge the original inhabitants of the land Eastern Oregon University is upon: the Waiilatpu (Cayuse), Imatalamthlama (Umatilla), Waluulapam (Walla Walla), and Nimiipuu (Nez Perce) people. We celebrate their traditions, languages, and stories. We acknowledge their continuing connection to this land, water, and community and pay our respects to these original stewards of Northeastern Oregon.

Contact Us

Faculty Director
Cory Peeke

Student Director
Jan Ng


Instagram @nightingale_gallery


Hours: M-F 11-4,
Loso Hall 106
6th Street
La Grande, OR 97850