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.David Bates, (American), "White Roses," 2007. woodcut, from Sara and William Hall Collection, Permanent Collection of the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art.

 

~ Fall 2018 ~

AUG 3 – SEP 28 University of Alabama Graduate Alumni Exhibition, UA Gallery and The Arts Council Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center

AUG 23 – SEP 28 Com-bine – Selections from the Permanent CollectionSarah Moody Gallery of Art

SEP 4-27 Graduate Student Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery

Art Night Receptions in Woods Quad
SEP 6 Reception, Graduate Student Exhibition, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4-6 pm
SEP 6 Reception, Com-bine – Selections from the Permanent Collection, Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, 5- 7 pm

SEP 7 First Friday Reception, University of Alabama Graduate Alumni Exhibition, UA Gallery and The Arts Council Gallery, Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, 5-8 pm

SEP 11 Dr. Richard K. Emmerson, “Apocalypse Illuminated,” Smith Hall 205, Visiting Artist and Scholar Lecture Series, 6:30 pm

OCT 4–25 Spirit Citizen – An International Dialogue with Artist Edgar Heap of BirdsExhibition and events, Sella-Granata Art GalleryPage from a Spanish Apocalypse: Silos Apocalypse: Northern Spain, c.1100, British Library Add. MS 11695, ff.147v-148.

OCT 5-26 Gay Burke: The Mother of Alabama Art Photography, Arts Council Gallery, DWCAC
OCT 5-26 Butterfly Effect: Honoring the Legacy of Gay Burke, UA Gallery, DWCAC
OCT 5 First Friday Receptions for both exhibitions in the Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center, 5:00-8 pm

OCT 10 Art Lecture: Anne Keener, Curator of Pattern Thinking: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Collection of Tom and Cynthia Schneider, Location TBA, 6:30 pm
OCT 11 – NOV 16 Pattern Thinking: Australian Aboriginal Art from the Collection of Tom and Cynthia SchneiderSarah Moody Gallery of Art  

OCT 22 Artist lecture – Edgar Heap of Birds, Gorgas Library 205, 6:00 pm
OCT 23 Spirit Citizen – An International Dialogue with Artist Edgar Heap of BirdsGallery talk with reception following, Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 4:00 pm

NOV 28 Lecture: Alice Hohenberg Federico, 205 Gorgas Library, 6-8 pm
NOV 29, 2018 – JAN 11, 2019 Works by Alice Hohenberg FedericoSarah Moody Gallery of Art 

Gay Burke. Photo by Rachel Dobson

~ Spring 2019 ~

JAN 24 – MAR 8, 2019 Excavations: The Prints of Julie Mehretu Sarah Moody Gallery of Art

FEB 20-MAR 8 – Advanced Scholarship Show, Sella-Granata Art Gallery

MAR 21 – MAY 3, 2019 Confluence by Jerry UelsmannSarah Moody Gallery of Art

 

~ Open Year Round ~

Stroll between galleries through our Woods Quad Sculpture Garden with five outdoor sculptures, plus other sculptures in adjoining campus lawns.
Check out all our exhibition photos on Flickr.com!

For events around campus, see the UA Events Calendar.
Like us on Facebook and read our weekly Art Roundups for what’s happening around West Alabama.
Information about visitor parking is here.

VISITOR PARKING ON UA CAMPUS

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 http://crimsonride.ua.edu/

UA Dept. of Art and Art History