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UNDERGRADUATE DEGREE PROGRAMS

The Department of Art and Art History at the University of Connecticut offers intensive degree programs to prepare individuals for the numerous careers in the arts. Our goal is to provide the finest professional training through classroom and studio instruction.

BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS CONCENTRATIONS

GRADUATE PROGRAM

UConn Studio Art MFA—30 Years Strong.

Positioning Art in a Top 25 Research University.

Creative research is important work at UConn and we succeed.

 

Kirby Mill
MFA Studio Art Graduate Studios at Kirby Mill

8:1

Student to Faculty
Ratio

4

Degree
Programs

6

Concentrations

ART SPACES & COMMUNITY

The arts are everywhere at UConn! With multiple exhibition and performance venues, the arts are happening every day on campus. The UConn Arts community extends around the globe, with our alumni working in the arts and related professions in New York City, Boston, London, and more.

Contemporary Art Galleries
makes art available to the university community and extending to the regional community by providing an ongoing and internationally recognized series of changing exhibitions.

The William Benton Museum of Art draws largely from its collection of over 6,500 works of art, the Museum presents exhibitions of art dating from the 15th through the 21st centuries. The museum also holds special exhibitions, gallery talks, campus art walks, academic and non-academic discussions, musical performances, and family programs.

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LATEST ART NEWS

The UConn Department of Art and Art History is proud to present the 2020 Bachelor of Fine Arts Exhibition. Launching Thursday, May 7th, 2020, the exhibition features the work of thirty-three graduating Seniors receiving their B.F.A. in Art degrees within the concentrations of Graphic Design, Illustration/Animation, Painting/Drawing, Photography/Video, Printmaking, and Sculpture/Ceramics.
We cordially invite you to share in their work on @uconnbfashow
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Bubble Mask_10, 12x9 by @wolf_city09 #UConnArt #UConnArtHistory ...

Looking Out, Looking In - Dusk, oil and acrylic on canvas, 30 x 24 inches, 2020 by @joan_mullins.
#UConnArt #UConnArtHistory #AAHStrong
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no title, acrylic and shoes on unstretched canvas, 30 x 8.75 inches, 2020 by @abbeyrmundt #AAHStrong #UConnArt #UConnArtHistory ...

An amazing trace monotype by @shaelyndollart! #AAHStrong #UConnArt #UConnArtHistory ...

Are you #AAHStrong? Show us! Use #AAHStrong to post images of your artwork and we might just share them! #UConnArt #UConnArtHistory ...