The UMKC Gallery of Art is the public exhibition space of the College of Arts and Sciences and is located in the Fine Arts Building on the University of Missouri – Kansas City campus. The current gallery director is Studio Art professor Davin Watne. Exhibits are open to the public during regular gallery hours or by appointment.

The vision to instill the arts into campus life helps fulfill the university’s goal to create excellent campus and community arts programming in visual and performing arts. UMKC’s Department of Art and Art History is pleased to add to the vitality of the arts in Kansas City, Missouri, and throughout the region.


The UMKC Gallery of Art is located in the Fine Arts Building (FA) on the UMKC main (Volker) campus.There is metered parking to the east of the building (quarters only) with entry by car from Rockhill Road just north of 51st Street.

UMKC Gallery of Art
203 Fine Arts Building
University of Missouri-Kansas City
5015 Holmes Street
Kansas City, MO 64110

Fall Hours

Monday/Wednesday: 10 am – 3:30 pm
Tuesday/Thursday: 10 am – 4 pm


Our People

UMKC Gallery of Art Coordinator: Davin Watne

Graduate Teaching Assistants: Katherine Yung & Deborah Baxter

Gallery Assistant: Harmoni Moore


Contact Information

Phone: (816) 235-1502

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