Cargill Hall

Cargill Hall is an exhibition space located in Minneapolis Central Library. The gallery presents exhibits and related programs in support of the library's mission to "nourish minds, transform lives, and build community together."

Six major exhibits are presented annually, drawing from exhibits on loan from other institutions, exhibits curated by community partners, and exhibits featuring library collections. Topics may be interdisciplinary and include visual art, history, culture, literature, and science.

Location and hours

The gallery is on the second floor of the Minneapolis Central Library. It is free and open to the public during library hours.

Information for exhibitors

Organizations may apply to use the gallery. Read more about applying to use Cargill Hall


Bibliographic in Nature

September 5–October 25

Bibliographic in Nature shares artist interpretations of our natural world through images, text and books. Media includes sculpture, photography, painting, drawing and printmaking.  

Learn more about "Bibliographic in Nature"

Upcoming exhibits

Teen Tech Talent

November 2019

Breaking Barriers Through the Arts: An Avivo ArtWorks Exhibit

December 2019 – January 2020

Minneapolis Public Schools Viva City

February – March 2020

Art is My Weapon

April – May 2020