The Gallery

The SCD Gallery


SCD's Gallery spans the length of the main level with a 60-foot display wall followed by another 20-foot stretch for rotating exhibits and installations. This space is best for events with 30 to 100 people, in a casual and open environment. 

The Gallery is open 7am-12pm daily.

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Room Features

This space comes with seating at tables and in our "social stair" wood block seating for up to 116. The maximum capacity for this space is 150 and all activities must stay within this limit for the safety of all guests. 

  • 14 Cafe Tables with 4 chairs each (total seating for 56)
  • Modular wooden bench seating for up to 20
  • "Social Stair" seating for up to 40
  • 4 "horsepower" carts (power outlets) with 10-foot extension cords

This equipment is standard with the room, and is available at all times when booking the space. Additional equipment can be requested through your Programming contact who will coordinate with our Concierge and AV Teams. 

  • Public Address (PA) system with wireless (4) handheld microphones and (4) lavalier mics
  • HDMI inputs for accessing PA system and video outputs in AV floor box
  • XLR and RCA outputs accessing PA feed for video pairing
  • Assisted listening transmitter and (12) receivers

Exhibits in The Gallery

Cornfield Clash Brings Robotic Showdown to SCD!

February 10, 2024 | SCD News

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The Interlaced Project: Art as a Means of Fostering Human Potential

October 3, 2023 | SCD News

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Original backdrop from Illinois Theatre production of The Royale gets an extended run at SCD

February , 2023 | SCD Events

Learn More About The Production

"Animate Arcade" Installation brings Creatures are Stirring research to life in the SCD Gallery

April 13, 2023 | SCD Events

Learn More About The Design Process

SCD's first opening in the Gallery: "Coalescing Currents" mural highlights the history of innovation at UIUC

October 24, 2022 | SCD Events

Discover More About The Mural

Setup Options and Photos from The Gallery