Sound Art, Quilts, Sculpture, Photography, First Friday in West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 31, 2018. It’s Art Night and First Friday in West Alabama, so get ready! Join us downtown for Community Arts Conversations with the Arts Council on First Friday. And please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what

Graduate Studio Artists Present Master’s Exhibitions

The University of Alabama Department of Art and Art History is pleased to present the master of arts exhibitions of graduate students Amy Smoot and John Klosterman, Feb. 8-22, 2018, in the Sella-Granata Art Gallery. The public is cordially invited to attend a reception for the artists Thursday, Feb. 15 from 4 to 6 p.m.  Through

Art Professor’s Work Receives Juror’s Award

Associate professor of art Chris Jordan received the juror’s award for his image, Emptying, in the upcoming exhibition Myths, Legends and Dreams at the Vermont Photoplace Gallery in Middlebury, Vt. The exhibition dates are March 7 – March 31, 2018. The call for entries for the juried exhibition sought photographic works that would bring the viewer into the artist’s

A New Year, A New “Phase” in Art and Music

Phase has been rescheduled with a new date and time. This Wednesday evening, January 31, from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., experience a multi-sensory art and music performance, Phase, at Sassafras Park in Tuscaloosa. Two UA art alumni, sculptor and UA instructor Jamey Grimes and artist Malcolm Smith will create site-specific installations in the park. Sound

Alabama Fishes and Betty Boop: Art This Week in West Alabama

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 24, 2018. Lots of new events added and updated this week! And please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the week on this page. HAPPENING NOW OR ENDING

Art History Professor Wins Book Award

Associate Professor of Art History Lucy Curzon’s new book, Mass-Observation and Visual Culture: Depicting Everyday Lives in Britain, has been awarded the Historians of British Artist Book Award for Exemplary Scholarship on the Period after 1800. The prize committee found Curzon’s book, published by Routledge in 2017, “theoretically sophisticated and convincingly argued, a timely and important volume

New Study: Looking at Art Makes You Warmer!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 17, 2018. Did you know looking at art makes you feel warm inside?! Try it! And please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the week on this page.

Painting Fish, Printing Quilts: New Art in the New Year

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 10, 2018. Welcome some new art into your life for the New Year! Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the week on this page. HAPPENING NOW OR