2021 Annual Student Art Competitive

The deadline for entries for the 2021 Annual Student Art Competitive has been changed due to recent inclement weather. Entries will now be accepted from February 22nd-26th. See ASAC 2021 for more details and entry form. The competition is open to all UCA students. … [Read more...]

Say Something: Art of Protest Show Opens at the Baum

Say Something: Art as Protest opens January 21, 2021. The show features contemporary art in several media that explores the role that art plays when it comes to protesting societal inequality and political dissatisfaction. It is on view from Thursday, January 21, 2021 – Friday, February 19, 2021. The … [Read more...]

Breaking Ground on the Windgate Center

Announcements; Event » By Scott Meador, Associate Professor of Art, Digital » On October 9th, 2020, UCA officially broke ground on the Windgate Center for Fine and Performing Arts. President Houston Davis announced a $3 million dollar gift from the Alice L. Walton Foundation at the ceremony. The … [Read more...]

Art Student Awarded Prestigious SURF Grant

Viewpoint; View from the Classroom » By Lillie Wren, BFA Studio Art, Emphasis Graphic Design » SURF Grant Awarded to senior, Lillie Wren, for Souvenirs Distributed at Suffrage Centennial Celebration My project process began about one year ago when I had a meeting with the associate dean of C … [Read more...]

Scott Meador Invited Artist at Texas Tech University

Announcements; Faculty & Staff » By Scott Meador, Associate Professor of Art, Digital » Scott Meador was invited by the faculty in the School of Art at Texas Tech University to participate in their Technology in the Arts Speakers Series. He is presenting his work in various digital media v … [Read more...]

Redesigning HERstory, talk at International Conference

Announcements; Faculty & Staff » By Peter Bella, Assistant Professor of Art, Graphic Design » Professor Peter Bella, Assistant Professor of Art, Graphic Design, was invited to present at the 2020 Valencia Design Education Forum this fall which was held virtually from Valencia Spain on N … [Read more...]

Interior Design Hosts Mask, Mingle, and Materials Event

Event » By Jordan Johnston, BS Interior Design » Mask, Mingle & Materials, a materials fair hosted by the University of Central Arkansas American Society for Interior Designers (ASID) Student Chapter was an incredible success! Twenty vendors from across Central Arkansas gave some amazing p … [Read more...]

Photography Exhibition

Announcements; Faculty & Staff » By Donna Pinckley, Professor of Art, Photography » Professor Donna Pinckley's photograph was accepted in Portraits 2020 that took place in Ft. Collins, Colorado. The juror was Paula Tognarelli, Executive Director and Curator of Photography at the Griffin M … [Read more...]

Fall 2020 BA/BFA Senior Juried Art Exhibition

The Fall 2020/BA/BFA Show opens Thursday, October 29, 2020 and will be on view until Friday, December 4, 2020. The opening receptions are  Thursday, November 5,  4:00 – 7:00 PM and Sunday, November 15, 2020,  2:00-4:00 PM. Come see the artists presenting their work Tuesday, November 10, 2020 and Wedn … [Read more...]

Threads Through Time at the Baum

The Baum opens it's fall season with Threads Through Time, a comprehensive, tiered exhibition of historical and contemporary fiber art celebrating the 100th anniversary of Women’s Suffrage in America. The show will be on view from Wednesday, August 26, 2020 through Monday, October 5, 2020. Opening R … [Read more...]