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IDA program ranks 10th in Illustration among nation's public schools

IDA program ranks 10th in Illustration among nation’s public schools

With a focus on storytelling, the University of Arizona School of Art’s Illustration, Design and Animation program is ranked 10th in the… Read More
Whitney Biennial showcases Prof Emerita Hammond’s work

Whitney Biennial showcases Prof Emerita Hammond’s work

Professor Emerita Harmony Hammond’s career continues to shine, 18 years after she retired from teaching at the University of Arizona… Read More
‘Inspiring’ artist Dara eyes Hugo Award

‘Inspiring’ artist Dara eyes Hugo Award

Armed with a sketchbook and an old laptop, Galen Dara began to do illustration work for emerging fantasy and science fiction authors after… Read More
Agrella named spring 2024 Outstanding Senior

Agrella named spring 2024 Outstanding Senior

Grayson Agrella, who spent his time at the University of Arizona breaking down barriers in the LGBTQ+ world, has been named the spring… Read More
Greenwell-Scott named spring 2024 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant

Greenwell-Scott named spring 2024 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant

Sarah Greenwell-Scott’s favorite memory at the University of Arizona is teaching.  “My undergraduate students have been… Read More
Prof. Alshaibi joins global luminaries in Bellagio residency

Prof. Alshaibi joins global luminaries in Bellagio residency

Invited to the prestigious Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center residency program, University of Arizona School of Art Regents Professor… Read More
Prof. Romano probes marble portrait of Alexander in new book

Prof. Romano probes marble portrait of Alexander in new book

Alexander the Great has been popular for over 2,300 years, but University of Arizona Art History Professor Irene Bald Romano explains how… Read More
Father inspires alum Trujillo’s Oppenheimer exhibit

Father inspires alum Trujillo’s Oppenheimer exhibit

Even before the Oscar-winning film “Oppenheimer” hit theaters, University of Arizona School of Art alum Ernesto A. Trujillo created a… Read More
2024 MFA Thesis Exhibition features 7 artists

2024 MFA Thesis Exhibition features 7 artists

Carrying on a tradition that began in 1970, seven graduate students from the School of Art will present their work in… Read More
Graduate fellow Caballero tells lucha libre story

Graduate fellow Caballero tells lucha libre story

The first time Andrés Caballero entered Arena México, called the “cathedral of lucha libre” professional wrestling, he was… Read More
I fell down some stairs

I fell down some stairs

Lyle Emmerson Jr.
Tailgate Party

Tailgate Party

Roger Masterson
Half Off Special

Half Off Special

Wilbur Dallas Fremont
What Do You See?

What Do You See?

Utvista Galiante
Floral Arrangement

Floral Arrangement

Janessa Southerland