Great Room Gallery

The New Haven Pride Center is proud to be the home of the Great Room Gallery, Connecticut’s only gallery space dedicated to exclusively featuring LGBTQ+ visual artists.

Curated by the Center’s Executive Director and artist advisory committee, the Center presents 7 exhibitions a year showcasing the diversity of stories and artistic representations that Connecticut’s LGBTQ+ artist community present. In addition to featuring artists in solo or combined showcases, the Center also uses its Exhibition Series to showcase themes and topics in multi-artist exhibits. During the 2020-2021 Exhibition Series there will be two multi-artist shows : Self Love : Personal Expression and Care and Advice from the Lights.

Are you an artist? Interested in being apart of our exhibitions? Check out more information by clicking here. Please note that applications for the 2020-21 Exhibition Series solo application is now closed, however if you would like to get more information about 2021-2022 and/or any special opportunities during 2020-2021 please feel free to contact our curator Patrick J Dunn at pdunn@newhavenpridecenter.org.

2020-2021 Exhibition Series

February 2020

Trans-cending Art

An exhibition of transgender, nonbinary, and intersex artists.

February 1 – 12, 2020

February 2020

Self Love

A multi-artist showcase of how we love ourselves.

February 3 – 28, 2020

March – April 2020

A Queer Black Voice on Canvas

A solo exhibition of works by Jaii Marc.

March 2 – April 30, 2020

May – June 2020

Advice from the Lights

An artistic response to the book of poetry by Stephanie Burt.

May 4 – June 30, 2020

July – August 2020

¡Queer y Que!

An exploration of everything Queer & Latinx.

July 27 – August 21, 2020

August – September 2020

#ArtAgainstViolence

A multi-artist showcase response to violence and healing.

August 24 – September 11, 2020

September – October 2020

How to Spell

A solo exhibition of Zulynette.

September 14 – October 30, 2020

November 2020

To-be-Announced

To-be-Announced

Exhibition information will be announced at a later date.

November 2 – 30, 2020

December 2020

To-be-Announced

To-be-Announced

Exhibition information will be announced at a later date.

December 7, 2020 –
January 28, 2021

 

2019-2020 Exhibition Series

February 2019

Freedom to Love

A multi-artist showcases of the vast diversity of forms and mediums love takes.

February 4 – 28, 2019

March – April 2019

Artsy Feelings for Digital Validation & The Golden

An exhibition of Maxwell Kale and Lari Freeman.

March 4 – April 30, 2019

May – June 2019

Won't be Erased

An exhibition by Beck Doty, Nao Uchiyama, and Sam Jannety.

May 6 – June 30, 2019

July – August 2019

+obias & +isms in Art

A multi-artist showcase exploring how the arts can combat the +obias and +isms in society.

July 8 – August 30, 2019

September – October 2019

Beyond Suicidality

An exhibition in partnership with Life in My Days.

September 30 – October 30, 2019

November 2019

Trans-cending Art

An exhibition of transgender, nonbinary, and intersex artists.

November 4 – 30, 2019

December 2019 – January 2020

Explorations of Depression

An exhibition of Susan Czark.

December 2, 2019 –
January 30, 2020