Visiting Cooper Gallery

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Cooper Gallery is a public art gallery at the heart of Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design, University of Dundee with an annual programme of free exhibitions and events by national and international artists, designers and cultural practitioners.

Opening times during exhibitions

Monday – Saturday, 12:00-17:00


Cooper Gallery is located to the right side of the DJCAD buildings on Perth Road. The entrance is via double doors which face onto a car park.

The gallery is on two floors. Ground floor has ramped access. First floor is accessible by an internal lift and six steps with a handrail. Wheelchair access is via a stairclimber. Please email in advance if you require lift or stairclimber access.

First floor is also accessible via 24 steps. Two flights of 12 steps with handrails are separated by a landing.


The ground floor has a wheelchair accessible toilet. The toilet is gender neutral.


Large print versions of the exhibition information handout are available, please ask our Guides. If you require alternative formats for material in exhibitions please email or ask our Guides.

Flowers arranged like a meadow on the wooden floor of the gallery space

In the gallery

Please remember, stay at home if you’re feeling unwell, or have been in contact with someone who has coronavirus, and follow NHS coronavirus guidelines.

Image credits

  • Background image: Ruth Ewan, We Could Have Been Anything That We Wanted to Be, 2011. Installed at Cooper Gallery entrance 2021.
  • Social media box: Jade Montserrat, No Need for Clothing, 2017. Photo by Jacquetta Clark.
  • How Many Flowers Make the Spring?, 2021. Installation including soil, moss, living and dried plants, grasses and weeds, five channel audio installation, 18 mins.


Cooper Gallery

Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design,

13 Perth Road,




+44 (0)1382 385330