The University of Arkansas Department of Art
Under direction of our accomplished faculty, the University of Arkansas Department of Art, located in Fayetteville, AR, offers professional art degrees in many media areas, including Art Education, Art History, Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Photography, Printmaking, Sculpture, and Visual Design.
We offer several degrees for those interested in the arts as a career.
- Master of Fine Arts
- Bachelor of Arts, Studio
- Bachelor of Arts, Art History
- Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio
- Bachelor of Fine Arts, Art Education
- Minor in Art History
We enjoy a close proximity and strong relationship with the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art and other local arts organizations and maintain an active presence in the communities of Northwest Arkansas. Our Fine Arts Gallery, in the impressive Fine Arts facilities by architect Edward Durrell Stone, show both student and professional works on a near-constant basis. We own seven site-specific mobiles by famous artist Alexander Calder.
Art students at the University of Arkansas have direct access to some of the world’s most renowned works of American art thanks to the close proximity of the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Find out how the university’s Art Department is taking full advantage of this one-of-a-kind learning resource in this Arkansas Short Takes video.