The University Art Galleries consist of three separate gallery spaces, all within walking distance to one another, as a part of the Claire Trevor School of the Arts at UC Irvine. 

University Art Gallery University Art Gallery, Provocations Exhibition, Photo by Robert Plogman
Contemporary Arts Center Gallery
Room Gallery Room Gallery, Why Are You Here Exhibition, photo by Loy Zimmerman


Admission is Free

The galleries will be closed for the summer starting June 16th. Stay tuned for upcoming fall exhibitions!

The galleries are always closed on Mondays and Sundays. Gallery hours are subject to change. 


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Jaime DeJong
Director of Marketing & Communications


From San Diego: Take the 405 North to University Drive off ramp, turn left (L). After several miles you will come to the campus on your left and will be turning left at the intersection after Campus Drive which is Mesa Rd. Turn left to the Mesa Parking Structure one block up on right side.

From Los Angeles: Take the 405 South to the 73 South to University Drive off ramp, turn left (L). Proceed to Mesa Drive and turn right (R) to Mesa Parking Structure one block up on right side.

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University Art Gallery | 712 Arts Plaza | Irvine, CA 92697-2775 
CAC Gallery | Contemporary Arts Center | Bldg 721
Room Gallery | Art Culture and Technology | Bldg 727