Kaitlyn Maxwell: Foundations Student Spotlight

Announcements; Students » By Leslie Macklin, Foundations Coordinator | Foundations » Kaitlyn Maxwell Freshman Photographs by UCA foundations student Kaitlyn Maxwell are on view at UCA Downtown, selected as part of the "Art and Soul" Exhibition, now through February 25th. Her work is i … [Read more...]

Alumni Success: Louise Mandumbwa

Announcements; Alumni » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Louise Mandumbwa Alumni - BFA Studio Art, Emphasis Painting - 2021 Louise Mandumbwa has been very busy since graduating, most recently we are so excited to hear that she has been accepted to both Y … [Read more...]

Alumni Success- Anna Wagner

Student Success; Alumni » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Anna Wagner Alumni - BFA Studio Art, Emphasis Ceramics, 2020 Anna was awarded a Short Term Residency and the Red Lodge Clay Center which she completed in November 2021 and is currently working as … [Read more...]

Alumni Success – Nick Palmer

Announcements; Alumni » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Nick Palmer Alumni - BA Fine Art 2019 Nick Palmer is co-owner of NPSquared. He was chosen to take part in the Underground Art walk mural project through the City of Conway in collaboration with 12 a … [Read more...]

Annual Student Art Competitive

Baum Gallery | Blackbox Gallery » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » The Annual Student Art Competitive opened in the Baum Gallery with great work and an excellent crowd. All students who applied should be proud of their efforts. Congratulations to all of t … [Read more...]

Asking the right questions

Announcements; Faculty & Staff » By Peter Bella, Assistant Professor of Art | Graphic Design » AGENCY; UCDA Design Education Summit As we face all possible futures, design educators are expanding the pedagogical methods, institutional norms, and cultural roles of design education. Today’s des … [Read more...]

Young and Colleagues Published in Teaching and Teacher Education

Announcements; Faculty & Staff » By Jeff Young, Professor of Art, Art Education | Art Education » With colleagues Chris Bain, University of Texas, and Deborah Kuster, retired Faculty Emerita, University of Central Arkansas, Jeff Young published “Once a Teacher Always a Teacher: The Stories of … [Read more...]

Sticks and Stones project highlighted in Black & White Magazine

Announcements; Faculty & Staff » By Donna Pinckley, Professor of Art, Photography | Photography » Professor Donna Pinckley was one of the 2021 B&W Magazine's SpotLight Portfolio Winners and will be highlighted in the April 2022 issue. George Slade, photo historian, and writer wrote about … [Read more...]

Hello UCA!

Announcements; Faculty & Staff » By Leslie Macklin, Foundations Coordinator » Hello UCA! I am excited to be a new faculty addition to the Department of Art and Design. While I was previously part of an art program in southern Colorado, Conway is just a stone’s throw from where I grew up in … [Read more...]

Art and Design Alums Illustrate Books

Announcements; Alumni » By Jeff Young, Professor of Art, Art Education » James Scott, B.A. in Art: Art Education Emphasis, 2015, illustrated Your Smile, a children’s book written by Will McCrotty, a colleague. James is currently an art teacher at Russellville Junior High School. The book is ava … [Read more...]