University of Vermont

The College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Art and Art History

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Courses in Art and Art History provide opportunities to pursue specific interests while developing an interdisciplinary understanding of the visual arts.

Department of Art and Art History

The Department of Art and Art History offers three programs of study: Studio Art, Art History, and Art Education.

Majors in Studio Art and Art History are chosen by students seeking an excellent foundation for a liberal arts education as well as by those aspiring to graduate study or careers in the arts or arts administration.

The Art Education Program combines coursework in Studio Art and Art History with requirements that lead to a license to teach in public schools, or work in alternative environments such as private schools or museum education.

News

11-01-2018

Making Art, Building Community

Last May Mildred Beltré, professor of art at UVM, received an email from the Brooklyn Museum. The museum was interested in the work of the Brooklyn HI-ART! Machine (BHAM), a public art project Beltré has run with her friend and collaborator Oasa DuVerney since 2010. Could they meet with the director in the Brooklyn HI-art ...

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Four students dancing in Cohen Hall

10-04-2018

UVM Opens Michele and Martin Cohen Hall for the Integrative Creative Arts

Michele Resnick Cohen, UVM ’72, and her husband Martin Cohen, have made several gifts totaling $7 million to transform the Elihu B. Taft School—located at the corner of South Williams and Pearl streets on the edge of campus—into UVM’s first integrated center for the creative arts.

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