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  • 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.

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Two students discuss a painting
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What's Happening

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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.

photo of BLM mural on building
Jun. 16, 2021

Oversized banner celebrates campus diversity as part of student government initiative.

Jun. 8, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting celebration, health, and progress at UNLV.

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May. 7, 2021

2015 alumna Fawn Douglas uses her art and Nuwu Studios collective to be a fierce advocate for Native Americans, women’s issues, and more.

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Apr. 14, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting health, recovery, and celebration at UNLV.

In the News

Art On The Move

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