scholarships

Sculpture Grad Student Wins National Scholarship

Sculpture graduate student Molly Lay was awarded the Leslie and Francis Posey Foundation Graduate Art Scholarship in 2021. The Posey Foundation awards scholarships to qualifying full-time graduate-level art students who are majoring in painting or sculpture. The application is open to international and U.S. students. Lay has been working in sculpture for several years and

$110,000 in Art & Art History Scholarships Awarded on Honors Day

The UA Department of Art and Art History is proud to announce our scholarship award recipients for the upcoming academic year, 2021-2022. Graduates, undergraduates and incoming freshmen in studio art and art history were awarded a total of $110,000 in scholarships, thanks to our generous donors. Our Scholarship Recipients The William Garnet Anderson Endowed Scholarship

More Than $72,000 in Art & Art History Scholarships Awarded

The UA Department of Art and Art History is proud to announce our scholarship recipients for the upcoming academic year. Undergraduates in studio art and art history were awarded a total of $72,950 in scholarships thanks to our generous donors. Art history majors Sophia Ancira – Julie Peake Holaday Memorial Endowed Scholarship Ivy Borden –

Top Art Students Exhibit Work for Scholarship Competition

The department of art and art history is pleased to present our Annual Scholarship Exhibition, February 7-21, 2020, in the Sella-Granata Art Gallery, 109 Woods Hall.  The exhibition will feature some of the most diverse and creative work by returning studio art majors vying for scholarships in the department. The students exhibiting are William Bounds

Sella-Granata Gallery Prepares for New Exhibition Year

The Sella-Granata Art Gallery will be closed from January 8-26, 2020, for repairs and gallery assistant training. Our next show, the Annual Scholarship Exhibition, will open on February 3, 2020 and feature artwork by returning studio art majors who have applied for scholarships in the department. Here’s a selection of images from last year’s show. The

Art & Art History Scholarship Awards Presented at Honors Day

During Honors Day ceremonies in the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, April 1, 2019, twenty undergraduates in studio art and art history were awarded $81,000 in scholarships for the coming year. To qualify, studio art students submitted portfolios and exhibited their best work in the As part of the process, the department was able to

Art and Art History To Recognize Outstanding Students on Honors Day

The UA Department of Art and Art History will present scholarship awards for the coming academic year and recognize outstanding student achievement during the Honors Day Convocation and Reception, Friday, April 5, 2019, at 2 p.m. in the Sarah Moody Gallery of Art, Garland Hall. Students who have been awarded scholarship awards for the upcoming

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

UA Students and Faculty Participate in National Ceramics Conference

In March 2017, UA ceramics faculty, student and alumna participated in the annual conference of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA) in Portland, Oregon. MFA candidate Sydney Ewerth presented art works and a lecture. Assistant Professor Matt Mitros, instructor Wade MacDonald, Ewerth and recent MFA graduate Virginia Eckinger presented art works in