Welcome to TASWIRA Gallery, a vibrant and dynamic space dedicated to celebrating contemporary African art. Located in the heart of Seattle, our gallery offers a unique and inspiring setting for a variety of events. Whether you’re planning a corporate gathering, private party, wedding, or community event, TASWIRA provides an unforgettable backdrop that will elevate any occasion.

Why Choose TASWIRA?

unique ambience

Our gallery is designed to showcase stunning works of art, creating an atmosphere that is both elegant and culturally rich. The captivating art pieces and thoughtful interior design will leave a lasting impression on your guests.

Flexible space

TASWIRA Gallery features versatile spaces that can be adapted to suit the needs of your event. From intimate gatherings to larger celebrations, our venue can accommodate groups of various sizes with ease.

fully inclusive

At TASWIRA, inclusivity is at the core of our values. We are committed to providing a welcoming environment for everyone. Our space is accessible and we strive to accommodate all guests, ensuring that everyone feels valued and included.

event support

Our experienced team is dedicated to making your event a success. We offer comprehensive support, from initial planning to the day of the event, ensuring every detail is taken care of. We can also recommend trusted vendors for catering, décor, entertainment, and more.

cultural exchange

Hosting your event at TASWIRA Gallery provides an opportunity to engage with contemporary African art and culture. Guests will be surrounded by inspiring artworks that spark conversation and add a unique cultural dimension to your event.
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Event Venue Properties

  • Capacity:
    • 1800+ sqf
    • Seated: Up to 50 guests
    • Standing: Up to 90 guests
  • Amenities:
    •  Audio-visual equipment
    • Flexible lighting options
    • Wi-Fi access
    • Climate control
  • Accessibility:
    • Wheelchair accessible entrances and restrooms
    • Assistance for guests with special needs upon request
  • Customization:
    • Adjustable layout configurations
    • Options for décor personalization
    • Art installations as a customizable backdrop

Explore Previous Events



Experience TASWIRA like never before with an exclusive private tour led by our founder, Avery Barnes. 

Avery will personally guide you through the gallery, sharing in-depth knowledge about the artworks and the cultural significance they hold. She will recount her inspiring journey of transforming a grassroots vision into a thriving art space that positively impacts the community. Gain exclusive insights into future plans for TASWIRA and engage in a Q&A session where you can ask questions about the gallery, the art, and her experiences. 

Duration: 2 Hours
Cost: $500

To schedule your private tour, contact us at: