UA Department of Art and Art History

Here’s our calendar for the coming semester. For a more detailed calendar of visual arts events around West Alabama, check our Art Roundups. “Like” us on Facebook to get notifications of all kinds of art events and more.


~ Spring 2019 Ben Vida, installation

JAN 24 – MAR 8 Excavations: The Prints of Julie MehretuSarah Moody Gallery of Art
FEB 20 Artist Lecture: Ben Vida (visual artist, composer, musician: sound, performance, video, installation, 2D), Gorgas Library 205, 7 pm (Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture Series)
FEB 21 Artist Performance: Ben Vida, Recital Hall, Moody Music Building, 7:30 pm
FEB 25-MAR 6 – Advanced Scholarship Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
MAR 1 24th Annual Graduate Student Symposium in Art History with keynote speaker Dr. Catherine Zuromskis
MAR 5 Artist Lecture: Iva Gueorguieva (Painting, Sculpture), Gorgas Library 205, 7:00 pm (Visiting Artist & Scholar Lecture SeriesImage credit: Julie Mehretu, Entropia (review), 2004, lithograph and screenprint 29 x 40 inches. Excavations: the Prints of Julie Mehretu is organized by Highpoint Editions, Minneapolis.

MAR 11-15 UA Spring Break

MAR 21-28 John KlostermanAmy Smoot MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
MAR 21 – MAY 3, 2019 Confluence by Jerry Uelsmann, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art
APR 1-30 Master of Arts Thesis Exhibition: Nasrin Iravani, UA Gallery, DWCAC, Tuscaloosa

APR 5 Honors Day (classes dismissed for Honors Day ceremonies)

APR 4-11 Jude AnogwihJuan López-BautistaUlrike Franz Master of Arts Thesis Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery
APR 16-23 Bachelor of Fine Arts ExhibitionSella-Granata Art Gallery

Cole Rogers at Highpoint Center for Printmaking in Minneapolis

~ Open Year Round ~

Stroll between galleries through our Woods Quad Sculpture Garden with five outdoor sculptures, plus other sculptures in adjoining campus lawns.
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For events around campus, see the UA Events Calendar.
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Information about visitor parking is here.


The Campus Drive Parking Deck at the corner of Hackberry Lane and Campus Drive provides visitor parking at a nominal cost, and is a five-minute walk to Garland and Woods halls. Buses also run on varying schedules from the deck. To walk to Woods Quad from the parking deck, exit the main doors of the parking deck and cross Hackberry Lane southwest to Margaret Drive. Follow Margaret Drive to Capstone Drive, which runs between Gorgas Library and Garland Hall. Follow Capstone Drive to Garland Hall and the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, and to Woods Hall and the Sella-Granata Art Gallery. For more information on bus schedules, go to

UA Dept. of Art and Art History