George L. Mosse Humanities

The George L. Mosse Humanities Building, named for renowned UW-Madison cultural historian George Lachmann Mosse (1918-1999), houses a student gallery, and printmaking, painting, drawing, design, comics, photography, multimedia/digital, video/performance, metals, wood, and sculpture facilities, art education classrooms, as well as faculty and graduate studios.

6th & 7th Floors
6241 Humanities Building
455 North Park Street, Madison, WI 53706
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Phone: 608-262-1660
Fax: 608-265-4593
Email: artfrontdesk@education.wisc.edu


Office Hours:
Monday – Friday, 7:45am – 4:30pm
Located in room 6241, the office is closed from 12 – 12:45pm for lunch.

Art Department Tours:
Staff members are available to provide tours of the facilities during normal business hours.

To arrange a tour, please contact the front desk staff at the number above.  Tours and appointments are not available on weekends.


Art Lofts

Formerly a university warehouse, the Art Lofts is the home of state-of-the-art ceramics, glass, papermaking and bronze foundry facilities, graduate darkroom and digital labs, studio spaces for more than 60 faculty and graduate students, public spaces for the display of student and faculty artwork at the Art Lofts Gallery and the Gelsy Verna Project Space, and a large art performance space.

111 N. Frances Street, Madison, WI 53703
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Monday – Friday, 8:30am – 4:30pm

Art Lofts