Shiva as Lord of Dance (Nataraja), Indian (Tamil Nadu)

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  • Tuesdays through Fridays, 10am to 5pm
  • Saturdays, 1pm to 5pm


The Jacob Lawrence Gallery is located on the first floor of the Art Building in room 132. It can be seen from Stevens Way, the main road on campus.

Getting Here

The UW provides driving directions to campus and parking information. They also have links for the various modes of public transportation, and a map showing the location of bike racks.

Note: except for special events such as football games and commencement, campus parking is free on Saturday afternoons when the Gallery is open.


Your gift helps the Gallery continue and expand its work. Any amount is welcome, and a generous donor will match your gift. Donate now through the UW Foundation.


Director + Curator

Emily Zimmerman

Curatorial Assistants

Elizabeth Calvillo
Julia Powers

Graphic Designer

Razia Ahmed

Wikipedia Fellow

Genevieve Hulley

MONDAY Journal

Julia Powers

W.A.G.E. Certified

The Jacob Lawrence Gallery to committed to compensating artists fairly for their work. Since 2017, we have been the only organization in Washington State to be W.A.G.E. certified.