The Wylie and May Louise Jones Gallery at Bakersfield College is a valuable component of the Art Department. Currently offering four exhibitions per year, the gallery is intended to present a diverse view of the visual arts for the campus community and the community at large.
The gallery is located in the Grace Van Dyke Bird Library on the college’s main campus. The gallery entrance is located just inside the foyer.
The Jones Art Gallery is open Monday through Thursday, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The Jones Art Gallery hold exhibitions throughout the year.
The Panorama Invitational features artwork made by their high school art students in Kern County.
The Gallery also hosts an annual BC Art Student Exhibition, an juried exhibit showcasing artwork created in courses at Bakersfield College.
Bakersfield College’ art faculty also are featured in occasional exhibits.