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Arts Perks and Discounts

From free gallery and museum entrances to discounted show tickets, a world of art perks await UW students. Make the most of your UW experience by taking part in the many affordable arts opportunities available on campus and in the Seattle region.

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Production Resources

Take advantage of resources available to you on campus, to be creative outside of the classroom.

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May 23 - Jun. 21, 2020

2020 University of Washington MFA + MDes Thesis Exhibition

View work by students receiving master's degrees from the Division of Art and Division of Design.

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Jan. 1

Arts Perks and Discounts

From free entrance to the Burke Museum to $10 at Meany Center, there are plenty of art perks on campus.

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Oct. 10

Study Abroad

Deepen your understanding of the arts while traveling the world! Learn about opportunities to study someplace new.

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Most Events $10 or less for UW Students

From free gallery and museum entrances to discounted show tickets, a world of events and art perks await UW students.

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Jun. 4 - Jun. 7, 2020

ONLINE – Print Sale

Support emerging artists during the pandemic! This student-organized event will include prints and printed items, but students working in other media…

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Jun. 4

Free First Thursday

Admission to the Burke Museum is FREE and the museum is open until 8 pm on the first Thursday of every month. Get closer to the daily work happening in the Burke Museum’s visible collections storage,…

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Jun. 1 - Jun. 5, 2020

ONLINE – Interdisciplinary Visual Arts Open House

The students in several spring quarter Interdisciplinary Visual Arts (IVA) classes are sharing their work with you through a virtual open house. IVA…

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Highlighted Courses


Dance 275: Diaspora Negra: Afro-Latinx Dance Traditions (3)

Explore dance traditions among various afro latinx cultures, history, politics, role of performance in imagining, constructing and projecting identities.


ART 246 A: Printmaking without a Press (5)


ART 245 A: Handmade Book Arts (5)

Explore the Arts. Take a class.

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Study the Arts

Practice art in a place where art is practiced

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Careers for Arts Grads

Creativity and adaptability are key to creative economies and high-growth industries.

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Our Stories


Graduation Exhibitions


IVA Open House


Professor Emeritus Barry Witham's new book, From Red


Showcase Your Work

We are interested in video and photos showing the process of art making. Submit an entry form to showcase a photo or video of your work and creative process on our ArtsUW home page. 



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