William Harris Gallery


William Harris Gallery serves the educational goals and objectives of RIT’s School of Photographic Arts and Sciences. It is the primary venue of interpretive display of photography, photo-based art and moving media by faculty and students, including MFA candidates in fulfillment of their visual thesis requirement. The gallery, located on the third floor of Gannett Hall, maintains an academic year calendar of exhibitions, along with associated visiting artist and speaker events.

Gallery Hours

*Please note that William Harris Gallery is serving as an instructional space until further notice to accommodate unique space needs in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Monday-Friday — 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Open by appointment on weekends

Contact Information

Questions about the gallery, its hours of operation or exhibition schedule may be directed to the School of Photographic Arts and Sciences office:

Location: Gannett Hall, room 2121
Phone: 585-475-2716
Email: [email protected]
Mail: William Harris Gallery
School of Photographic Arts and Sciences
70 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623

Virtual Exhibition

Fractured Horizon

The MFA in Photography and Related Media's annual thesis exhibition was moved online in spring 2020 due to the pandemic.