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Operations and teaching are online. Current and prospective students: please visit our COVID-19 Updates pages. Faculty and staff are available via email. If you are able, please support emergency funding for students.

Our undergraduate and graduate degree programs offer students practical, conceptual, and critical training in the visual arts in the context of a world-renowned public research 1 university. Our faculty consists of national and internationally recognized artists and educators who guide students to develop their intellectual and creative strengths while planning for future careers in the visual arts and related fields.

Our undergraduate program offers a BA in Art with concentrations in Interdisciplinary Visual Arts, Painting + Drawing, Photo/Media, or 3D4M: ceramics + glass + sculpture.

We also offer Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degrees in Painting + Drawing, Photo/Media, or 3D4M: ceramics + glass + sculpture.

Student Work

  • Krista Schoening working on Still Life (Banquet Piece)
    Krista Schoening working on Still Life (Banquet Piece) painting, 2015
  • The Mop by Anqi Peng
    Anqi Peng, The Mop, 2016, exhibited in IVA Honors Show at Jacob Lawrence Gallery
  • Inheritance by Katherine Groesbeck
    Katherine Groesbeck (3D4M), Inheritance, 2015, exhibited at Henry Art Gallery
  • Opening of 2016 Painting + Drawing Show
    Opening of 2016 Painting + Drawing Show at Jacob Lawrence Gallery
  • Persuasion and Coercion by Summer Polonsky
    Summer Polonsky, Persuasion and Coercion, 2016, exhibited in Photomedia Show at Jacob Lawrence Gallery

Recent Art News

Reception for Design Show 2019
Each year we celebrate graduating Art and Design students — both undergraduate and graduate — with a series of exhibitions. This year they are online. Read more
Ebb and Flow poster
The students in several spring quarter Interdisciplinary Visual Arts classes are sharing their work with you through a virtual open house. IVA is the largest concentration in our BA in Art major, and the students work in a variety of media. Read more
Art Building entrance
Students and others may visit our COVID-19 Updates webpages for current information. UW information about the virus and the University’s response is available at the novel coronavirus information webpages. Read more

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