The study of art at the university level, embedded in the ideals of a liberal arts education, allows students to develop both their creativity and their critical faculties through visual media. Visual and Media Arts Practice and Art History have separate curricula, but links between the two, and other disciplines, are encouraged.
Faculty Member Dr. Elena Calvillo organized a conference at the British School in Rome: La pittura poco meno che eterna: Paintings on Stone and Material Innovation
Faculty Member Tom Condon work is included in the "New Collectors Book 2016"
Alumni Amy Reader, '15, was interviewed in The Art Files
Faculty member Fiona Ross' work is included in "Architectured Water," Group Exhibition at Page Bond Gallery
Faculty member Mariam Yuen won the 2015 Leeds International Screendance Competition for "Choreography for the Scanner"
Faculty member Dr. Elena Calvillo's review of Francisco de Hollanda’s On Antique Painting was published in caa.reviews.
Yueyang Cao received Honorable Mention in the 2015 International Photography Awards, in the Fine Art: Abstract category.
Department chair Jeremy Drummond cocurated a Video Drive-In event featuring works by several Canadian artists.
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The artist and record-setting swimmer is using her sophomore year to explore and hone her interests.
Class explores role of museums by curating an exhibit of Soviet Jewish immigrants in Richmond
Modlin Center for the Arts
Department of Art and Art History
University of Richmond, VA 23173
Phone: (804) 289-8272
Fax: (804) 287-6006