MPA: Art Gallery Lobby

MPA: Art Gallery Lobby Housed in the Media and Public Affairs building on the 2nd floor, The Art Gallery Lobby is an event space that can be booked in conjunction with the Jack Morton Auditorium to accommodate food and beverage needs for private reception style events or used as an overflow location.    

Address: 805 21st Street NW, housed in the Media and Public Affairs building on the 2nd floor.  

Nearest Metro: Foggy Bottom/GWU / Farragut West 

Parking: University Student Center Garage 

Maximum Capacities

Standing Reception 100, Seated Banquet 60 

Venue Features
  • Portable 55” screens for visual presentation needs or simulcasting    
  • Built-in house audio -maximum of two (2) wireless microphones  
  • Access to service elevator from loading dock for catering load in/out  
  • Dedicated coat rack for guests’ items    
  • Inventory of in-house easels and furniture to accommodate small banquet and reception setups. 
Price list and Event Estimate

Department and student organization events will have costs associated with them. To view the university price lists and estimates please log into the University Box folder. Please note only University Clients will have access to these links.

External Clients please complete the External Client Request Form to receive pricing and availability.