• Students in avant-garde fashion strut around campus
  • Two children play with textiles
  • Man sews a rug
  • Women crafts her project
  • Student begins drawing while observing the scenery around them

Art, Design, and Art History

Dynamic and diverse students discovering the future.

Six floral statues on a platform
Art instructor smiles
Two students discuss a painting
Student with yellow cap focuses intently on their drawing
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What's Happening

Girl posing in art exhibit

UNLV Visiting Artists, Designers, and Art Historians

Sponsored by the Department of Art, the College of Fine Arts, and community partners

The UNLV Department of Art is fortunate to host cutting edge artists, designers, and art historians. These inspiring creative leaders visit the campus to engage with students in the classroom, teach workshops, share their research, facilitate discussions, and offer critique.

focus on smiling woman at legislature session
May. 5, 2023

McKenzie Easter helps lobbying efforts to secure $5.1 million in state funds for construction plans.

photograph of white door and background
Apr. 6, 2023

The exhibition, located in the Donna Beam Fine Art Gallery, runs through June 2.

collage of four black and white portraits
Mar. 24, 2023

The exhibit is a response to legislation that prohibits discrimination in the workplace and public schools based on hairstyles and textures.

abstract digital art
Jan. 18, 2023

This spring’s exhibition season features five solo exhibitions of artists exploring diverse mediums, themes, and identities.

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The Department of Art is one of the departments in the College of Fine Arts.