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Art, Design, and Art History

Dynamic and diverse students discovering the future.

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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.

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Dec. 1, 2021

MFA art student Lyssa Parks' work "Star Studies" explores campus diversity and the imposter syndrome that some students feel.

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Nov. 17, 2021

Exhibition features projects from 10 fine arts bachelor's students.

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Oct. 28, 2021

Romero to talk about her art practice and the ideas that drive her at the Barrick Museum auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

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Oct. 18, 2021

Co-presented by philanthropist Susan N. Houston, the College of Fine Arts hosts the free annual Art Walk to honor the Las Vegas community for its dedicated support of the arts and culture in Southern Nevada.

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