Department of Art & Art History


A picture of an African American man wearing a neckerchief and a cowboy hat
September 27, 2022 African American art

Artist Cedric Smith to Speak at UA Nov. 3

Cedric Smith, exhibiting artist at the Paul R. Jones Museum, will present a public lecture, Thursday, November 3, at 4:30 p.m., in the Camellia Room of Gorgas Library, as part of the Paul R. Jones Lecture Series. There will be a reception for the artist on First Friday, November 4, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.,

August 18, 2022 Featured

Renowned Artist and UA Planetary Scientist Collaborate for SMGA Exhibition

The Sarah Moody Gallery of Art and the Collaborative Arts Research Initiative (CARI) are proud to present the exhibition, Rebecca Rutstein: Out of Thin Air: Microscopic Journeys Through Cosmic Landscapes. The exhibition will run from September 8 through October 14, 2022. Rutstein will present a public lecture on Thursday, September 8, at 3:30 p.m. in

July 11, 2022 Art History

Art and Art History Interns Help Preserve Joe Minter’s African Village in America

This summer, five UA Department of Art and Art History interns spent four weeks cataloging the work of Birmingham artist Joe Minter as part of a project to document work by the artist, support the work’s preservation and make it accessible to the public. Three undergrads from historically black institutions, a Tuscaloosa native and Shelton