First Friday and Community Arts Conversations in West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 30, 2019. This week it’s First Friday in downtown Tuscaloosa – come talk to us during Community Arts Conversations! Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you’re up to!  This list is updated throughout the week on

Sella-Granata Gallery Vital Resource for UA Art Students

Have you visited the surprising little gallery, tucked away in Woods Hall? The Sella-Granata Art Gallery features student exhibitions and special exhibitions, including visiting artists. It is also a favorite space for concerts, readings and receptions for campus organizations. Click here to find out what’s showing right now. Founded in 1998 as the Woods Hall

Philosophy Professor to Exhibit Paintings at UA Gallery

The UA Gallery will feature the work of Richard Richards in an exhibition of paintings, Tinted Grounds, February 1-23, 2019. The public is invited to an opening reception on Friday, February 1st (First Friday), 5-8 p.m. “Tinted Grounds” refers to the underpainting and backgrounds Richards uses in his work. “Painters have long used tinted grounds, at

Photography, Printmaking, Painting and Public Art In West Alabama!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 23, 2019. New shows opening this week and two artist talks – plenty for your “artification” in West Alabama. Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you’re up to!  This list is updated throughout the week on

Paul R. Jones Museum ‘Inspires’ Schoolchildren

The Paul R. Jones Museum presents Inspired, a collaboration between Woodland Forrest Elementary School and the Paul R. Jones Collection of American Art, open now through February 22, 2019. An opening reception is February 1st from 5:30-7:30 p.m. There will be a music performance at 6:30 p.m. The Paul R. Jones Museum is located at

Visiting Artists, New Studios and Art Bring Out Our Inner Sunshine!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 16, 2019. We have inner sunshine no matter the weather outside in West Alabama – and it shines on our creativity all around! Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you’re up to!  This list is updated

Foundational Skills Showcased in Woods Hall Exhibition

The Department of Art and Art History proudly presents, Foundations and Introductory Classes Exhibition, January 21 through February 10, 2019, in the Sella-Granata Art Gallery in Woods Hall. Thursday, January 24, there will be a reception for the artists in the gallery from 4 to 6 pm.    The exhibition features the introductory art work done

A New Year and A New Art Roundup for West Alabama

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, January 9, 2019. Really, it’s the same Art Roundup, but definitely a New Year! Check out the artist calls for proposals and grant applications throughout the list. Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you’re up to! 

Art and Art History Scholarship Applications Open Now

Scholarship applications are now available for current and incoming undergraduate students in studio art and art history in the UA Department of Art and Art History. Deadlines begin February 1, 2019. Students are urged to download application materials now and begin the process of applying. Last year, the Department of Art and Art History awarded