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Department of Art & Art History


In accordance with State and School mandates, the Art Collections areas are closed until further notice.
Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, all in-person activities at Chico State’s campus have been suspended. We are doing all we can to provide continuity and consistency for our students in these challenging times.
If you have any questions, please email Summer Armstrong at or Asa Mittman at  
For emergencies please contact Campus PD using a Red Phone or by calling 898-5555
photo inside the Ira Latour Collection Center

Ira Latour Visual Resources Collection

Ayers Hall, Room 205

8:30am – 8:00pm (Mon. & Tues.)

7:30am - 8:00pm (Wed. & Thurs.)

8:30am – 3:30pm (Friday)

The Ira Latour Visual Resource Collection (VRC) houses slides, magazines, videos, and books for the Art and Art History Department.

A printing press machine

The Janet Turner Print Museum

Arts & Humanities Building, Room 123

12pm – 4pm (Monday–Saturday)

The Janet Turner Print Museum is a visual resource for the university with its calendar of public exhibitions utilizing the Turner Print Collection and supports student artists with its annual juried student print exhibition.