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:
STATE OF SUSPENSION
October 13–November 11
Thursday, October 13
Opening Reception: 5:30–7:00 p.m.
UNCW CULTURAL ARTS GALLERY
Most sculpture exhibits present work on a pedestal or perhaps attached to the wall, but this national juried show features sculpture that is suspended from the gallery ceiling.
(Pictured: Model A. by Austin Sheppard. Fiberglass, steel, and aluminum)
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>