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Winners of the 2021 ASAC

Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Annual Student Art Competitive! Grand Prize-Lani Perez, Award of Excellence-Jillian Bateman and Jordan Sutherland, Award of Merit-Austin Polk, and Honorable Mentions-Mackenzie Drozd, Sarah Marr and Josh Reynolds. Awards provided by Dick Blick Art … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

Fired Up in the Natural State: Contemporary Ceramics

Events » By Brian Young, Director, Baum Gallery » The University of Central Arkansas’s Baum Gallery hosted Fired Up in the Natural State: Contemporary Ceramics, from January 23 – February 14, 2020. This exhibition was co-curated by Brian Young, director, Baum Gallery, and Liz Smith, assoc … [Read more...]

BA/BFA Exhibit

Come see works by graduating seniors Brooksie Morales, Lainey Necessary, Caleb Robbins, Anastasia Neel, Wes Hart, Michaela Overley, Grayson Ruple and Anna Wagner at the Fall BA/BFA Exhibition. The show opens on November 1, 2019 and runs until December 16, 2019.  Opening receptions are Friday, … [Read more...]

Cultural Ties

Sonya Clark, Joyce J. Scott, and Helen Zughaib This thought-provoking new exhibition features the works of of three artists who confront racial and cultural stereotypes in a wide array of techniques. The show is on view from Thursday, August 28, 2019 to Friday October 11, 2019. … [Read more...]

Artist Helen Zughaib to Lecture on Campus

Renowned artist and painter Helen Zughaib will hold a public lecture on September 10th from 1:40 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the Art Lecture Room in McCastlain Hall. Zughaib will be on campus as an Artist in Residence and is part of the Cultural Ties exhibition currently in the Baum Gallery. Conflict and … [Read more...]

Baum gallery acquires new works, all direct ties to UCA

Baum Gallery | Blackbox Gallery » By Brian Young, Director, Baum Gallery » New Gifts to the Baum Gallery At the beginning of the fall 2018 semester, the Baum Gallery organized Artistic Processes: Drawings and More. This exhibition featured preparatory work across numerous media including p … [Read more...]

UCA Celebrates Faculty at Exhibition

Student Perspective » By Christen Danner, » BFA Candidate, Ceramics » Art Faculty Highlighted in Baum Exhibition As an art student at UCA, it is extremely valuable for my peers and myself to see the faculty’s work. I was more than willing to write about this experience because of how excited I … [Read more...]