Todd Art Gallery

Welcome to the Todd Art Gallery and MTSU's Todd Hall! Below you will find information about our current exhibition on display. You can also find the Gallery Schedule for a complete list of all exhibitions during the year! For more information or if you have any further questions, please feel free to call us at (615) 898-5532 or (615) 898-2455 or via email at

Todd Art Gallery

Todd Hall and Gallery Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m. and open with Saturdays At Todd, 11 a.m.–4 p.m. 
Todd Hall, Room 224A


 Saturdays at Todd are in-person for the spring 2023 semester.

Watch for a variety of opportunities. Materials for each workshop will be available the day of each workshop.
Questions: 615-898-5532.
Saturdays at Todd
Spring 2023's First Saturdays At Todd is scheduled for 1 p.m., Saturday, February 4, 2022. Join us for our continuing

Pop-Culture Icon Figure Drawing

Todd Hall, Rooms 117 and 117A

Costumed like Movie Icon Freddy Krueger

  • Draw, paint, and sculpt from a live model under the direction of Assistant Professor Tony Rodriguez.
  • Model will be costumed as one of your favorite pop-culture icons.
  • Open to all levels, beginner-intermediate-advanced-students, alums, the community, and high school students.
  • Signup Required for this free and open to the public event! Select button above for more info and to signup.

Watch Here for Upcoming Updates!

 Gallery Hours – Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–4 p.m., Saturday, 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.

In the Gallery

Spring 2023
Please note:
Art Exhibits are available for viewing with applicable Covid-19 precautions in place.
For additional information:  MTSU Coronavirus Updates

Biennial 2022: An Art and Design Faculty Exhibition

August 22-September 10, 2022
An Exhiition of Faculty Work representing Art Education, Art History, Foundations, Graphic Design, and Studio Art's; Ceramics, Painting,Print Media, and Sculpture! Participants include Erin Anfinson, Michael Baggarly, Stefanie Cobb, Doug Dabbs, Kimberly Dummons, Kelsey Duncan, Houston Fryer, Jarrod Houghton, Sisavanh Houghton, Noël Lorson, Mark McLeod, Paige Medlock, Jimmy Mumford, Jean Nagy, Melissa Newman, Kathleen O'Connell, Tony Rodriguez, Nick Satinover, Gypsy Schindler, Sheri Selph, and Stephanie Simkin. 

Additonal Info

2-2:45 p.m.—Reception and Artist Talk: Wednesday, August 31, 2022
with Jimmy Mumford, Chair, MTSU Department of Art and Design

Exhibition Spotlight

The Single Channel Video Artwork of
Erin Anfinson

Tell the Bees, 2022


Banner-Faculty-Biennial 2022
Images Left to Right: Melissa Newman, Oil on Board; Jean Nagy, Cotton batting, fabric, and thread; Kelsey Duncan, Ceramics;
Nick Satinover, Lithograph; and Mark Mcleod, CNC, MDF, and Paint

Building Bridges: Visual Artists of the Middle East

September 17-October 8, 2022

Curated by MTSU Doctorial Dissertation Candidate, Mohammad Meerzaei 

Nan Liu

Florida A&M University Students' Life Series Paintings
October 15 – November 5, 2022

Nan Liu

 Alumni Showcase

Featuring the artwork of MTSU Department of Art and Design Alums
November 12-November 30, 2022
Curated by Museum Studies Gallery Practicum Students under the Direction of Art Historian, Dr. Nancy Kelker

Recent Exhibition Highlights

James Gibson: A Life in Sculpture, Spring 2022

A Retrospective Exhibition

A representation of the body of work created by Art and Design's long-time Professor of Sculpture, James Gibson

James Gibson | Tennessee Arts Commission Permanent Collection

Jim Gibson - Artist Welding 1986
Artist Welding, 1986 image, The Estate of James S. Gibson
James Gibson - A Life in Sculpture


2C - Creative Community Risograph Alum Show, Fall 2021 

Purchases supported MTSU Department of Art and Design Student Scholarships

Fall 2020 Interview with Art and Design Student Jason Watkins

Jason Watkins with original Malcolm X painting

Jason Watkins displays his original painting | Malcolm | Acrylic on Canvas



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MTSU Todd Hall
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1512 Military Memorial
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

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542 Old Main Circle
Murfreesboro, TN 37132
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Box 25
1301 E. Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132-0025
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1672 Greenland Drive
Murfreesboro, TN 37132-0025
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Gallery: 615-898-5532
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A Juried National Drawing Exhibition

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