• Junior graphic design major Brittney Parsley shows her headdress - wearable cardboard sculptures in Professor Scott Grows’ Design Fundaments 2 - 3D
  • Two people looking at an art piece.
  • A group of people inside the Barrick Museum, listening to a woman speak
  • People looking at an art piece.

Aesthetics and Theories of the Visual Arts

An intense, professional education in the aesthetics and theories of the visual arts.

Black and white painting of a man in angst holding his phone to his open mouth
Black and white of a group of four people looking at numerous polaroid-sized images hanging on a wall
Student using a marker to color an infographic about voting
A woman playing a harp
A woman painting

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UNLV Artist Lecture Series

The UNLV Artist Lecture Series features a diverse array of some of the most compelling artists and thinkers working in the art world today. This important program brings both established and emerging artists to visit the campus and discuss their work in public lectures and to offer individual critiques to our B.F.A. and M.F.A. students.

artwork made of crepe paper
May. 30, 2019

The event is free and includes hands-on activities, storytime, and more. All ages welcome.

two men on white background
May. 30, 2019

Podcast hosts UNLV alumni Babelito and Favyfav and professor Erika Abad for a conversation about Latinx representation in the media and Las Vegas.

a mace on a stand
May. 18, 2019

The processional marshal at commencement will be wielding the mace — a 12-pound symbolic weapon for defending the university and its people.

watercolor painting
May. 10, 2019

Graduating art major Zhe Zhang turns her gaze to UNLV's campus.

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