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The UWM Emile H. Mathis Gallery

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Mitchell Hall 170
3203 N. Downer Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53211

Museum Hours

Mon – Thurs: 10 AM – 4 PM

* Visits by appointment only

The Gallery is open during regular academic semesters, September to May. Closed during winter and spring recesses

To make an appointment to visit the gallery, please contact the gallery at:

The UWM Emile H. Mathis Gallery Admission

The gallery and exhibits are free of charge.

Visitor Policies

Gallery attendants are available to assist visitors, answer questions, and protect the works of art on display. In order to ensure a safe and enjoyable visit, we ask that visitors adhere to these policies:

  • Touching the works of art is not allowed.
  • All parcels, bags, and backpacks larger than a designated size, as well as coats, jackets, and umbrellas, must be left at the attendant’s desk.
  • Food and beverages are not permitted in the galleries.
  • Sketching is permitted in dry media (pencil, charcoal, etc.) only.

We thank you for your cooperation and hope that you enjoy your visit to the UWM Emile H. Mathis Gallery.

Photography Policy

Still photography is permitted for private, noncommercial use only. Photography of works on loan and in special exhibitions is not permitted. Flash photography, tripods, and video are prohibited.

Advance notice by email is required for all media, commercial, or video/film requests. Be sure to include your contact information and the nature of your project.

For questions about images and reproductions of works, please contact Leigh Mahlik at

Other UWM Art Galleries

Arts Center Gallery 
Kenilworth Square East
Union Art Gallery

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