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With its awe-inspiring landscapes and unique culture, Southern Arizona has long been a haven for visual artists. Visit and view the very best in visual arts in the galleries of the University of Arizona Museum of Art, School of Art, University of Arizona Museum of Art, and the world-renowned Center for Creative Photography, home to the archival collections of 270 master photographers, including Ansel Adams. Explore our visual art experiences and make your life more colorful.

A scientific, artistic look at trees

A scientific, artistic look at treesLEARN MORE

A scientific, artistic look at trees from the Center for Creative Photography and the Laboratory of Tree-Ring Research, beginning Feb. 5.

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A scientific, artistic look at trees

Medici Mondays: David Baboila

Medici Mondays: David BaboilaLEARN MORE

David Baboila digitized, catalogued, and archived over 8,000 photographs from gay men in Tucson, thanks to the Medici Circle donors.

David Baboila digitized, catalogued, and archived over

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Medici Mondays: David Baboila

Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale Architettura

Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale ArchitetturaLEARN MORE

School of Art Professor Gary Setzer discusses his project, “The Corridor,” that was accepted and exhibited at the Biennale Architettura 2021.

School of Art Professor Gary Setzer discusses his project,

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Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale Architettura

Wonder Makes Me Move

Wonder Makes Me MoveLEARN MORE

'Wonder Makes Me Move' tells the story of University of Arizona School of Dance alumnus Taylor Bradley, animated by a School of Art student.

'Wonder Makes Me Move' tells the story of University of

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Wonder Makes Me Move

Ash Dahlke debuts art installation in Southern Arizona

Ash Dahlke debuts art installation in Southern ArizonaLEARN MORE

Ash Dahlke debuts art installation at The Land with No Name, plus a bi-national, collaborative mural in Agua Prieta, Sonora.

Ash Dahlke debuts art installation at The Land with No

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Ash Dahlke debuts art installation in Southern Arizona

Arizona Arts was well represented in Tucson Weekly 2021 awards

Arizona Arts was well represented in Tucson Weekly 2021 awardsLEARN MORE

The annual Tucson Weekly “Best of Tucson® 2021” were announced this week and there were many award winners from the Arizona Arts community.

The annual Tucson Weekly “Best of Tucson® 2021” were

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Arizona Arts was well represented in Tucson Weekly 2021 awards

Interview with Dwayne Manuel

Interview with Dwayne ManuelLEARN MORE

Interview with University of Arizona School of Art alumnus Dwayne Manuel (MFA ’14) teaches at the Tohono O’odham Community College.

Interview with University of Arizona School of Art alumnus

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Interview with Dwayne Manuel

Student animator brings 'Wonder' video to life

Student animator brings 'Wonder' video to lifeLEARN MORE

School of Art MFA student Woodlin Latocki animated the next University of Arizona Wonder video, featuring dance alumnus Taylor Bradley.

School of Art MFA student Woodlin Latocki animated the next

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Student animator brings 'Wonder' video to life

Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021

Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021LEARN MORE

Arizona Arts launches 'Signature Series,' a new series showcases the division's most compelling, engaging arts events on and off campus. 

Arizona Arts launches 'Signature Series,' a new series

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Arizona Arts launches Signature Series 2021

School of Art renovations underway, thanks to $6M gift

School of Art renovations underway, thanks to $6M giftLEARN MORE

Thanks to a $6 million gift, construction has begun on University of Arizona School of Art renovations, including a new entrance/patio.

Thanks to a $6 million gift, construction has begun on

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School of Art renovations underway, thanks to $6M gift

Coleman earns Provost Award for 'Innovation in Teaching'

Coleman earns Provost Award for 'Innovation in Teaching'LEARN MORE

School of Art's Aaron Coleman was selected as the recipient of the Provost Award for Innovation in Teaching at the University of Arizona.

School of Art's Aaron Coleman was selected as the recipient

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Coleman earns Provost Award for 'Innovation in Teaching'

Kraehe joins Arizona Arts as first AVP for Equity in the Arts

Kraehe joins Arizona Arts as first AVP for Equity in the ArtsLEARN MORE

Dr. Amelia Kraehe has been appointed Arizona Arts' inaugural Associate Vice President of Equity in the Arts at the University of Arizona.

Dr. Amelia Kraehe has been appointed Arizona Arts'

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Kraehe joins Arizona Arts as first AVP for Equity in the Arts

UAMA earns highest national recognition; 40 years of AAM accreditation

UAMA earns highest national recognition; 40 years of AAM accreditationLEARN MORE

The University of Arizona Museum of Art achieved accreditation from AAM, the highest national recognition afforded the nation’s museums.

The University of Arizona Museum of Art achieved

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UAMA earns highest national recognition; 40  years of AAM accreditation

CCP receives Luce Foundation grant

CCP receives Luce Foundation grantLEARN MORE

Center for Creative Photography receives a $255,000 Luce Foundation grant to fund an exhibition featuring the work of Louis Carlos Bernal.

Center for Creative Photography receives a $255,000 Luce

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CCP receives Luce Foundation grant

Philip Zimmermann selected by AIGA for one of the year’s best designed books

Philip Zimmermann selected by AIGA for one of the year’s best designed booksLEARN MORE

Retired School of Art Professor Philip Zimmermann's "Delirium" was selected as one of the year's best designed books in 2020 by AIGA.

Retired School of Art Professor Philip Zimmermann's

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Philip Zimmermann selected by AIGA for one of the year’s best designed books

CCP Instagram series highlights student photographic work

CCP Instagram series highlights student photographic workLEARN MORE

Did you know that there are photographers everywhere you look in the College of Fine Arts? From theatre and music majors and photography majors themselves, many students find

Did you know that there are photographers everywhere you

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CCP Instagram series highlights student photographic work

Embrace exactly who you are in Mapping Q workshops

Embrace exactly who you are in Mapping Q workshopsLEARN MORE

This summer's Mapping Q fashion and identity workshop will focus on LGTBQ+ identities, art making, self-care, and experiences through art.

This summer's Mapping Q fashion and identity workshop will

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Embrace exactly who you are in Mapping Q workshops
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Dancer Andrea Damiani named CFA Outstanding Senior

Dancer Andrea Damiani named CFA Outstanding SeniorLEARN MORE

Andrea Damiani is the Outstanding Senior for the University of Arizona College of Fine Arts and the School of Dance for fall 2021.

Andrea Damiani is the Outstanding Senior for the University

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Dancer Andrea Damiani named CFA Outstanding Senior

Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale Architettura

Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale ArchitetturaLEARN MORE

School of Art Professor Gary Setzer discusses his project, “The Corridor,” that was accepted and exhibited at the Biennale Architettura 2021.

School of Art Professor Gary Setzer discusses his project,

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Setzer discusses his experience at Biennale Architettura
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