Take a 720° virtual tour of the Art Department


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Take a 720° virtual tour of the Art Department


View HumanitiesView the Art Lofts

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Join us in sunny LA this February at CAA!

Join us in sunny LA this February at CAA!

UW–Madison Art Department Alumni & Friends Reception
Thursday, February 22 @ 5:30-7:00pm

You’re invited to join Department Chair Douglas Rosenberg and the UW-Madison Art Department at a special Alumni & Friends Reception in Los Angeles during the 106th College Arts Association Annual Conference.

Westin Bonaventure Hotel
Santa Anita Room B, Hotel Lobby Level
404 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA 90071

College Arts Association Conference, Los Angeles
February 21-24, 2018

UW–Madison Art Department Exhibition Booth

During the conference meet with our representatives face-to-face in the new Network Hall, open to the general public.

Thursday & Friday, February 22 & 23, 9:00am-6:00pm
Cultural and Academic Network Hall
Petree Hall, Booth A51

Los Angeles Convention Center
1201 S Figueroa St, Los Angeles
Open to the public




Green and Gold by James Pederson

February 11 - 15 Closing Reception: Thursday, February 15, 6-8p Location: Gallery 7, Humanities Building 7th Floor, 455 N Park St, Madison WI

Tour the UW-Madison Art Department

We’re glad that you’re considering UW–Madison to pursue your art education! Tours occur Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday afternoons during the Spring semester and include viewings of both the Humanities and Art Lofts buildings.

All tours leave at 1pm sharp from the Art Office Room 6241, 6th Floor Humanities Building, 455 North Park Street, Madison, WI 53706 and are approximately 1 1/2 hours.

To schedule a tour of our department please complete and submit the following form:

Arts at UW

Did you know?

The UW-Madison Art Department is nationally ranked:

#1 Printmaking

#15 Overall Fine Arts Program

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 Studio Art.