A Closer Look at Tom Gibbs’ Award Winning Sculpture, ‘Song of the Earth’

Irby Hall's Outdoor Installation - 'Song of the Earth'» By Avery Rudolph, Senior Undergrad Student | Art History » In 1993, Iowan artist Tom Gibbs won the University of Central Arkansas' Sculpture Competition. The site-specific installation titled, Song of the Earth is located on the west sid … [Read more...]

How A Valuable Photography Collection Found A Home at the Baum Gallery

Dr. Hunter-Stiebel and Gerald Stiebel; A Gift of Historic American and European Photographs » By Avery Rudolph, Senior Undergrad Student | Art History » In early 2019, the Baum Gallery received a call from a familiar name, Gerald Stiebel - a fourth generation art dealer that was originally b … [Read more...]

Department Offers and Exciting New Residency

Event » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » The UCA Department of Art and Design has developed an exciting new Resident Artist Program for Alumni. This residency is designed to bring degree-holding alumni back to the University each semester to engage in g … [Read more...]

Student Success: Mackenzie Drozd

Announcements; Students » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Mackenzie Drozd Senior, BFA candidate in Graphic Design Mackenzie applied for and was selected by faculty to attend a two week workshop at the Penland School of Art this summer. The UCA D … [Read more...]

Student Success: Amelia Martin

Announcements; Students » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Amelia Martin Senior - BA Fine Arts Amelia was selected to attend Design Nation 2022, an "all-expenses paid design conference for anyone with a love for design." Out of hundreds of applications Am … [Read more...]

Student Success: Hannah Bender

Announcements; Students » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Hannah Bender Senior - BFA Studio Art, Emphasis Painting Hannah Bender -BFA candidate in Painting has been accepted into the MFA program at the University of Houston on a full ride; s … [Read more...]

Student Success: Jillian Bateman

Announcements; Students » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Jillian Bateman Senior - BFA Studio Art, Emphasis Graphic Design Jillian Bateman, BFA candidate Graphic Design, has secured a Graphic Design internship with First Orion a telecommunications c … [Read more...]

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 – Isabella Cilia

Announcements; Alumni » By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Isabella Cilia Alumni BFA -  Painting  2019 Isabella has remained active in the field since graduation, below she describes her professional activities in her own words. Opportunity: Leroy Nei … [Read more...]