• Detail of still from "Fold Crumple Crush: The Art of El Anatsui"; Icarus Films

    Exhibit – Factory Showroom: Industry

    Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Art Bldg
    October 15 – November 15, 2014
    reception: Tue, October 14, 5:00-8:00pm; RSVP here

  • Lux Sit, 2014, by Julia Chamberlain; a Mad Campus installation

    Mad Campus: discover art in unexpected places

    MadArt’s newest free public art exhibit, consisting of 12 large-scale works, will be on the UW campus from Sep 13 – Oct 25. Many of the artists are our alumni; students, faculty, and staff have also been involved.

  • Detail of "Stumble" by Helen O'Toole; oil on canvas, 55 x 90", 2013

    2015 Contemporary NW Art Awards Finalists

    Professor Helen O’Toole and recently-retired Professor Akio Takamori plus seven alumni are among the twenty-four finalists for these awards. Read more by clicking the title.

  • Christopher Ozubko with Design in Rome Exploration Seminar participants; photo by Mel Curtis

    Christopher Ozubko Endowed Graduate Support Fund

    We are delighted to announce that, in honor of Professor Christopher Ozubko’s 18-year tenure as Director of the SoA+AH+D, alumni, faculty, staff, and friends have come together to establish an endowment…

  • Cover image from Haicheng Wang book titled Writing and the Ancient State

    Wang Publishes First Book

    Art History Professor Haicheng Wang had his first book debut in May 2013. Titled Writing and the Ancient State: Early China in Comparative Perspective, it was published by Cambridge University Press…


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Valenzuela is Arts Innovator

On October 16, Artist Trust announced the two winners of their 2014 Arts Innovator Awards, and Rodrigo Valenzuela (MFA 2012) was one of them…

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2014 Scholarship Reception

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BAM Biennial 2014: Knock on Wood

The Bellevue Arts Museum opens this year’s biennial exhibition on October 31. Among the artists in the show are 3D4M Professor Amie McNeel and five alumni…