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.
Opening February 23 in the Cultural Arts Gallery:
February 23–March 31
Thursday, February 23
Opening Reception: 5:30–7:00 p.m.
UNCW CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY
Work by studio art alumni from 2010 or earlier now actively practicing as art professionals. Whether based in Wilmington, New England, California or overseas, these alumni are following their dreams by making art. Media include ceramics, sculpture, drawing and painting (pictured above: Tensile Strength by Gabriel Lovejoy).
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>