Announcing the 2021 Chazen Prize and ALL Prize winners

See their Master of Fine Arts exhibitions this Spring!
2021 CHAZEN PRIZE2021 ALL PRIZE

Announcing the 2021 Chazen Prize and ALL Prize winners

See their Master of Fine Arts exhibitions this Spring!
2021 CHAZEN PRIZE2021 ALL PRIZE

Join us for a department tour!

We’re back open with limited tours scheduled throughout the summer, every third Thursday of the month! Please carefully read the event information and COVID-19 Safety Protocols and Campus Visitor Agreement.

To register for an upcoming tour, contact: mmauk@wisc.edu

Upcoming Tours:

  • Thursday, June 17th
  • Thursday, July 15th
  • Thursday, August 19th

UW Art in the News

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The University of Wisconsin-Madison Art Department is hiring!

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For immediate release June 11, 2021:

Apply now for our Assistant Professor of Book Art Faculty Position!

The Book Art program within the Printmaking area of the Art Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor to teach Undergraduate and Graduate students.

The Book Art program introduces book structures and skills used in binding and to acquaint students with the formal, visual and technical aspects of bookmaking, exploring the relationships between concept, design and book structures. They experience hands-on work using book making tools and materials and gain an appreciation of book structures as a creative and expressive medium. In the working process, students are provided an opportunity for experimentation with a range of materials and equipment. The program helps develop good working habits, discipline, accuracy and precision.

The deadline for assuring full consideration is August 22, 2021, however positions will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled.

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Events

The Hallowed Veil: Master of Fine Arts Exhibition by Jonathan Byxbe

April 21 - May 5 Location: Tandem Press Apex Gallery by appointment only (email info@tandempress.wisc.edu to schedule your visit) or online, 1743 Commercial Ave, Madison, WI Folklore is one of our oldest traditions. Passing along stories between generations to help...

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Arts at UW

Did you know?

The UW-Madison Art Department is:

  • #1 in Printmaking
  • Ranked among the top 15 Fine Arts MFA programs
  • Founded the 1st collegiate Glass program in the U.S.
  • 1 of only 5 universities in the nation with a Neon program

Ranking Source: U.S. News & World Report


The University of Wisconsin-Madison ART DEPARTMENT is committed to teaching art in the context of a major research university and a vibrant intellectual community. Offering the following degrees: B.S., B.F.A., M.A., & M.F.A. in Studio Art, B.S. in Art Education, Certificate in Art Studio, and Certificate in Graphic Design.

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