Art and Art History
The Department of Art and Art History offers majors in art history and studio art which prepare students for advanced study in their chosen field.
Currently on exhibition in the Cultural Arts Gallery:
EPHEMERA: INTERNATIONAL FEMALE PERSPECTIVES IN COLLAGE
Sept. 1–Sept. 30
Seven international artists from France, Turkey and other nations. Accompanied by a concurrent exhibit upstairs in the Mezzanine Gallery of local and regional collage artists including Elizabeth Darrow. Sponsored by the UNCW Of ce of International Programs and the UNCW Women’s Studies and Resource Center. (Image: Catching the Wind, by Lone Seeberg, Collage, 48”x36” Courtesy of the NBI Collection)
Welcome from the Department Chair
It is a distinct pleasure to welcome all to The Department of Art and Art History. The department is located in the Cultural Arts Building, a state-of-the-arts facility that opened in 2006. The building includes our primary Art Gallery, the Mezzanine Student Gallery, art history lecture halls, ceramic and sculpture studios, painting studios, drawing studios, graphic design computer lab, printmaking studio, and both digital and darkroom photography labs. The Cultural Arts Building also provides multi-use theatres and music performance halls in the performance wing. Read more>