The Wellington B. Gray Gallery

The Wellington B. Gray Gallery has hosted work by students, faculty and staff, as well as local artists and traveling exhibits since it was established in 1977. The Gray Gallery participates in community events including monthly First Friday Art Walk along with symposia and lectures provided by visiting artist and designers. The Gray Gallery houses a number of special collections.

The Gray Gallery is located in the north-eastern corner of Jenkins Fine Art Center. The Gallery is open to all.


Monday — Friday: 10 am – 5 pm

The Gallery will be closed from December 17 to January 8, 2024.

Visitors may park in one of the designated Gray Gallery parking spaces on the east of Jenkins Fine Arts Center near the Gray Gallery.

Please note the gallery is closed for university holidays.


The Wellington B. Gray Gallery
School of Art and Design
Jenkins Fine Art Center, 5th Street
East Carolina University
5th Street Greenville, NC 27858
Phone: (252)328-6665

Gray Gallery Staff

Maria Modlin, Prepator

Selections from the Celeste and Reginald Hodges Collection: African Art, from traditional to modern

On view Monday August 14 – Saturday, September 30, 2023
Reception: Friday September 1, 2023 / 5-8 pm


2023 Juried Undergraduate Exhibition

On view Friday, October 6 – Thursday, November 9, 2023
Juror’s talk, announcement of winners, and reception: October 5, 2023


VAF Holiday Sale

Wednesday, November 16 – Saturday, November 18, 2023

Fall 2023 BFA Senior Exhibition

On view Friday, December 1 – Friday, December 15, 2023
Closing Reception: Friday, December 15, 5-8 p.m.


ECU is CLOSED December 22 through January 1, 2023


Material Topics Symposium Exhibition

On view January 8 – 26, 2024 (subject to change)


Scholastic Art Awards Exhibition

On view Friday February 9 – Saturday, February 24, 2024


Spring 2024 MFA Thesis Exhibition

On view Friday, March 1 – Friday, March 22, 2024
Reception TBA.


Spring 2024 BFA Senior Exhibition 1

On view Monday, April 1 – 12, 2024
Opening Reception: Friday, April 5, 5-8 p.m.


Spring 2024 BFA Senior Exhibition 2

On view Monday, April 22 – Friday, May 3, 2024
Closing Reception: Friday, May 3, 5-8 p.m.



Individuals requesting accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) should contact the ADA Coordinator at least 48 hours prior to the event at (252) 737-1018 /

ADA Accommodation: 252-737-1018 /