UNITY GALLERY, located in the MUM library, is MUM's primary art gallery. Unity hosts 4 shows a year featuring artists from across the country as well as our own faculty and our yearly BFA exhibition.

The Team


Sean Downey, Gallery Director

Sean Downey received his BFA from the Kansas City Art Institute and his MFA from Boston University. He has had recent solo exhibitions at Steven Zevitas Gallery(Boston, MA), LaMontagne Gallery (Boston, MA), and University of Massachusetts Lowell. Downey is a 2013 recipient of the Blanche E. Colman Award, a 2014 recipient of a Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship, and a 2015 MacDowell Colony Fellow. He is a founding member of the Boston-based collaborative kijidome, winner of the 2015 James and Audrey Foster Prize from the ICA Boston.

Elee Torres, Gallery Assistant Director

Elee graduated from Maharishi University in 2013 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts. 

What's on:

Previous Directors at Unity Gallery:


Gallery director 2017-2018

Genevra Bell, Ma

Gallery director 2016-2017

Surya Gied, mFA

Gallery director 2013-2015

Ceyrena Kay , MFA, BFA

Gallery director 2009-2012