UW Art in the News
With the nineties making what seems like a never-ending comeback to visual culture, it is easy to forget about the anxieties that rose in ...read more →
American Craft Council Celebrates 50 Years of Awards – Check Out the Remarkable Work of This Year’s Honorees
The American Craft Council (ACC), a national nonprofit dedicated to advancing American craft, is celebrating 50 years of awards honoring individuals and organizations for ...read more →
If you happened to be near the intersection of University Avenue and Frances Street this past Saturday around 9 a.m. or so, you may ...read more →
The goal of creating art is not to produce a product, but to foster deeper thought and emotion, both for the artist and audience. ...read more →
To follow up on our top 20 Madison records 0f 2019 list list, Tone Madison‘s writers looked back on a wide range of other ...read more →
MADISON, Wis. – People made their own ornaments Sunday with the help of University of Wisconsin-Madison art students at the sold-out UW Glass Lab. The ...read more →
UW’s Mia Boulukos provides empowering female lens to nude photo culture with art project by Georgia Ansley
Nude photographs have been a subject of human artistic pieces for centuries, but University of Wisconsin Art student Mia Boulukos’ project entitled “SEND NUDES” ...read more →
Though none of the crew knew whether or not Goliath was going to come back for a third season, five scripts had been written ...read more →
It’s always a surprise to see whom the MacArthur Foundation selects to receive its annual fellowships — the six-figure awards known as Genius Grants ...read more →
Moving from one section to another in artist Dakota Mace‘s show Nihá (For Us), up through December 21 at Arts + Literature Laboratory, requires ...read more →
February 17 – April 17
Locations: Art Lofts Gallery, 111 N Frances St
Gallery 7, Humanities Building 7th Floor, 455 N Park St
We are excited to announce the new 2020 Masters of Fine Arts Exhibition season at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, on view February 17 – April 17, 2020. Each week new graduate students will present their work to the public!
The MFA Exhibitions mark the culmination of a three-year degree program that emphasizes development of a rigorous studio art practice under the supervision of a faculty guidance committee. Exploring an inter-disciplinary approach to art making, as well as course work in art history and related fields, artists cultivate professional practices that facilitates a sustainable career in the arts.
Join us in celebrating our Class of 2020 UW-Madison Graduate professionals!
Monday, February 24 @ 11am - 12pm 6441 Humanities Building, 6th Floor, 455 N Park St FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Yuguang Zhang and Nuntinee Tansrisakul from NYU Tisch School of the Arts' Interactive Telecommunications Program, will join us via video artist talk to...
March 9 - 12 Reception: Wednesday, March 11, 6-7:30pm Location: Gallery 7, Humanities Building 7th Floor, 455 N Park St, Madison, WI
February 15 - 21 Reception: Thursday, February 20, 6-9pm Location: Art Lofts Gallery, 111 N Frances St, Madison, WI Kayla Story is a photographic artist interested in the process of connection between humans, our memories, and our formative experiences that create who...
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, and Certificate in Art Studio.
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