community art

UA Sophomores Sculpt Steel Flowers for Monnish Park

Tuscaloosa — The giant flowers that have arched above the UA art foundry behind the Bureau of Mines for several weeks will have a new home soon! The steel sculpture was designed and created this summer by two sophomore sculpture students at UA, Ringo Lisko and Amber Daum. It was commissioned by The Arts Council

UA Instructor’s Sculpture Featured at Eclipse Epicenter

Tuscaloosa, Ala. – UA Instructor and alumnus Jamey Grimes’ sculpture will be in sync with the first total solar eclipse in a century on Monday, August 21, 2017. The New Gallery at Austin Peay State University, at Clarksville, Tenn., which sits in the path of Monday’s highly anticipated astronomical event, will feature Grimes’ sculpture, Eclipse, as

Elements of Clay, Water, Light Enhance Art in West Alabama

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, August 16, 2017. Pottery, watercolors and photography are just a few of the elements enhancing (not “eclipsing”) art this week. Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the week.

Join in Another Year of Art Learning and Making

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Whether you’re in school or out, art makes your life better, and there’s plenty of it in West Alabama. Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the

Awesome August Art Night and First Friday in West Alabama

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, August 2, 2017. So much to see at this month’s celebration of the visual arts in Northport and Tuscaloosa! Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the week. AUGUST ART

UA Art Alumni Included in Red Dog Potters Exhibition

The Tuscaloosa Museum of Art-Home of the Westervelt Collection will host a special exhibition of works by the Kentuck Red Dog Potters, July 28 through September 24, 2017. A reception will be held Friday, July 28, 5:30-7:30 pm. Susan Allen, Debbie Benson, Doris Blum, Karen Bownes, Shirley Hayes Dobbins, Kiersten Ellis, Mari Ezawa, Jo Anne Gentine,

Choose From a Summer Cornucopia of Art!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, July 26, 2017. There’s so much art to choose from around West Alabama! Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the week. HAPPENING NOW OR ENDING SOON NOW-JUL 28 Dark

Visualize Small Wonders and Large Red Dogs in Mid-July!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, July 19, 2017. Enjoy the small and large wonders in the visual arts all over West Alabama! Please send us your  HAPPENING NOW OR ENDING SOON JUL 22 Native Pottery Demo, Knap-In & Birdfest, Moundville Archaeological Park, 11 am-3 pm NOW-JUL 22

Fly Your Art Flag For Creative Independence!

Art Roundup from the UA Dept. of Art and Art History: today is Wednesday, July 5, 2017. Do your patriotic duty and support the arts in West Alabama! Please send us your visual arts events — we want to know what you are up to! This list is updated throughout the week. HAPPENING NOW OR ENDING SOON  NOW-JUL