Founders Hall Gallery

Founders Hall Gallery

Founders Hall Gallery (FHG) is a public art venue coordinated by the Arts Management Program on George Mason University’s Arlington Campus. FHG provides opportunities for dialogue, understanding, and community building between the different areas of study within Mason’s Arlington Campus and the broader Arlington community through exhibitions of various art forms, partnerships, and programs.

Exhibition, collaboration, and sponsorship proposals are welcomed from Mason affiliates, as well as community members. Please contact the Founders Hall Gallery Coordinator at Please see our most recent call for artwork submissions here.

Arts management students interested in volunteering to assist with gallery installation and exhibition preparation should submit a letter of interest to


Exhibition Schedule

Jewelry designer Whitney Staiger, a resident artist at the Torpedo Factory in Alexandria, will be the next featured artist in FHG.

Process: Carve, Pour, Pound

November 12, 2015 – December 10, 2015
Holiday Pop-up Shop December 7, 2015, 5:30 to 8:00 pm

 Arlington County Decal Contest

Arlington County Decal Design Competition

December 15, 2015 – January 24, 2016

Previous Exhibitions


Untitled, Undated, and Unsigned: The Work of Carolyn Anne Watts

August 27, 2015 – November 1, 2015

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Opportunity Calling

May 6, 2015 – July 5, 2015

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Visions of Home

March 18, 2015 – April 16, 2015


Characters, Language, & Design

February 5, 2015 – March 8, 2015

Arlington County Decal Contest

Arlington County Decal Competition

December 18, 2014 – January 2015

Windows From Prison Exhibit

Windows From Prison – Mark Strandquist

October 8, 2014 – December 7, 2014

Map and Directions

For directions to Founders Hall and George Mason University’s Arlington Campus, click here.

Metro and Bus

Founders Hall is easily accessible via the Orange and Silver Metro lines at the VA Square-GMU stop. Click here for walking map VA Square metro stop to Founders Hall.  Use Trip Planner for door-to-door Bus/Metro itineraries.


On-campus Parking

Visitor parking is available at the Founders Hall garage.

Off-campus Parking

Metered parking is available on the surrounding streets.