The Department of Art is committed to educating its students to become contemporary artists through in-depth core disciplines as well as interdisciplinary and integrated approaches to making art.
Register for this summer course, LLART101, through UMass Continuing and Professional Education. This course runs from August 19 - 23. For questions, contact the Department of Art, the host of the course, at 413-545-1903.
Our Visiting Artists, Curators and Practitioners series offers a diverse and vibrant programming of between five – six speakers each of whom conducts a lecture centered on their work and practice, as well as visiting with students in their studio-settings. All lectures are free and open to the public.
The Department of Art will be hosting an Open House for prospective students on a weekend in October, in conjunction with an Admission's Fall Visit Day. Details to be announced shortly.
Herter Gallery is the oldest exhibition space on the UMass Amherst campus. Its primary purpose is to arrange for the display and study of works of art consonant with the educational mission of the university’s Art Department.
The UMass Amherst Arts Extension Service, the College of Humanities and Fine Arts, and BDIC are pleased to present the Arts Entrepreneurship Initiative's Fall 2019 Arts and Humanities Internship Fair!
May 09, 2019
Newsletter - May 9th, 2019. Special Announcements, Art Department Events, Art Education News, Continuing Notable Events, and Educational, Professional, and Internship Opportunities.
May 07, 2019
Newsletter - May 7th, 2019. Special Announcements, Art Department Events, Art Education News, Continuing Notable Events, and Educational, Professional, and Internship Opportunities.
Studio Arts Building, Room 240
9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Fine Arts Center Atrium
11:30 am to 2:00 pm