The Division of Art offers a diverse education in the visual arts. Each major in the SoA+AH+D is designed to allow students to develop their intellectual and creative strength, and plan for future careers in the visual arts.

Current News

Graduation Celebration 2015

Room 130, Kane Hall

Thursday, June 11, 2015, 7:00-9:00pm
tickets required; click header for more info

Freshman President’s Medalist

Viviane Poulain is only in her second year at the University of Washington, yet she did so well her first year that she was named the 2013-2014 Freshman President’s Medalist. The sophomore is planning to pursue a BFA in the Painting + Drawing Program, but her interests are wide-ranging…

Of a Feather: Artists, Birds and the Northwest

This exhibition in Auburn was curated by an alumnus and includes work by two retired faculty members, multiple alumni, and other artists. Click the title above for more information.

2015 Graduation Exhibitions

May 27 – June 6
3D4M: ceramics + glass + sculpture BFA
Opening: Tuesday, May 26, 5-8pm (RSVP here)

Our First Windgate Fellow

Congratulations to Ellen Dick from the 3D4M Program for being chosen to receive a 2015 Windgate Fellowship Award!

2015 MFA + MDes Thesis Exhibition

Henry Art Gallery
May 23 – June 21, 2015
free public reception: Friday, May 22, 7-9pm (RSVP here)

Another Bonderman Travel Fellow

Congratulations to Matt Bell from the Photomedia Program for being selected as one of the 2015 Bonderman Travel Fellows!

Factory Picnic

Join Scott Lawrimore, Director of the Jacob Lawrence Gallery, at noon on Wednesdays in the gallery. More info by clicking the header above.

2015 Undergraduate Research Symposium

Several Division of Art students and two Division of Art History students are participating in this year’s symposium on Friday, May 15. Click the link above for more information.