Tarble Arts Center

2010 9th St, Charleston, IL 61920


Museum Website

Opened in 1982 on the Eastern Illinois University campus, the museum houses a collection of 1,000 works, including a 500-piece collection of late 20th century Illinois folk arts and related archival information. Intended as a teaching collection, holdings are concentrated on art from Illinois and the region. Also included are examples of art from other cultures and historical periods in various media.

Exhibitions & Dates

  • In the Eye of the Beholder

    Aug 18 2018 - Dec 16 2018

    Works create a dialogue about the nature and realization of “feminism,” from its past to the present