Greetings from the Chair

Viewpoint; View from the Chair » By Bryan Winfred Massey, Sr., Chair | Professor of Art, Sculpture » It gives me great pleasure to write the first article in our new decade as we welcome 2020! I have so many new things to share with you our readers, students and alumni. You are all familiar … [Read more...]

Ray Ogar’s Zero Landmass Archive

Feature Article » By Ray Ogar, Associate Professor of Art, Graphic Design » Faculty Report ... 3609 pages. 5 Volumes. 24,000 image fragments. 3650 days. 5124 compositions (edited down to 1500). 1232 lost hours of sleep. 1 million dreams. Welcome to the Zero Landmass Archive. More than … [Read more...]

New Courses for First Year Art Students

Scrap Box » By Jennifer Rospert, Associate Professor of Art » “To create, one must first question everything.” – Eileen Gray Beginning in Fall 2020, the Art Department will be implementing an innovative new approach to our Foundations program that reimagines and restructures our first year … [Read more...]

Greetings All

Viewpoint, View from the Chair » By Liz Smith, Assistant Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » There are so many exciting things to report from the department this semester, it is a pleasure to bring them to you in our Fall 2019 newsletter! Scroll through and be sure to read feature … [Read more...]

Windgate Fine and Performing Arts Center Update

Feature Article » By Scott Meador, Associate Professor of Art, Digital » The new Windgate Fine and Performing Arts Center building is nearing the end of its initial design phases. The building will become the new home of the entire Art department and will also feature a concert hall and a … [Read more...]

View from the Chair

View from the Chair » By Bryan Winfred Massey, Sr., Interim Chair | Professor of Art, Sculpture » Greetings All, Our 2019 spring semester is well under way and our students and faculty are all doing great things! All of the studios are buzzing with creativity and the art education and art … [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 … [Read more...]

Announcements » Students

By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Art Education » Lauren Lee Lauren Lee, BA in Art: Art Education Emphasis, anticipated graduation May 2019. Lauren's work that was exhibited for her UCA Senior Show was featured on the web page of Envision Arts, based in … [Read more...]

Announcements; Alumni »

By Jeff Young, Professor of Art, Art Education » Art Education » Misty Kew Misty Kew, BA in Art: Art Education Emphasis. Misty presented "An Art Teacher's First Year in STEM - STEM to STEAM," November 1, at the 2018 Arkansas Art Educators Conference in Little Rock. Misty is currently the art … [Read more...]

Announcements; Faculty & Staff »

By Liz Smith, Associate Chair | Associate Professor of Art, Ceramics » Sandra A Luckett, Associate Professor of Art, Painting Atomic Blossom (solo) Tulsa Living Arts, Tulsa, OK Awakening (solo) SVAC Artist of the Year, Waynesboro, VA Bryan Massey, Chair | Professor of Art, … [Read more...]