Department of Art and Art History

Undergraduate programs

Undergraduate programs

Take the opportunity to work with award-winning professors, internationally renowned artists, and technical staff.

Explore our facilities

Explore our facilities

Explore our large, bright classrooms and studios. Use up-to-date equipment and experiment with leading-edge processes.

Graduate programs

Graduate programs

Enjoy your own studio space with full access to department resources like full-scale silkscreen and lithographic presses, large-format digital printers, and photo and sculpting studios.

Online bulletin board

Information on events, gallery exhibitions, portfolios, and opportunities.

News and Announcements

Transdisciplinary exhibit highlights water expertise across fields

BRACKISH brings together students, faculty and UCalgary community members March 6-14

Outstanding 2023 arts co-op participants recognized for work term excellence

Employers praise students’ leadership, professionalism, and creativity

UCalgary salutes Black heritage and academic excellence

Celebrate Black History Month with educational programming

Nickle Galleries launches winter season with 1st comprehensive survey of the work of Harry Kiyooka

Celebrated painter and printmaker was known for building community within Calgary’s art scene

In the Media

In the News Justine Bui (Alumna), Art and Art History, in CBC News

ASIAN CHANGEMAKERS: Justine Bui raising awareness about colourism through art

In the News David Simmonds, Art and Art History, in Halifax Examiner

Moving from disability rights to disability justice

In the News Judy Anderson, Art and Art History, in Windspeaker

Exhibit challenges audiences to see ‘unlimited potential’ of beadwork

In the News Audie Murray, Alumna, Art and Art History, in Eagle Feather News

Regina’s first indigenous artist in residence is hard at work

In the News Audie Murray (recent MFA grad), Art and Art History, in Regina Leader-Post

Beadwork artist Audie Murray to be first Indigenous Artist in Residency

Mental Health Services, UCalgary

Mental Health Services

Seeking mental health support and improving your understanding of mental health can have a positive impact on your wellbeing. Book a one-at-a-time appointment with the embedded counsellor in the Faculty of Arts.

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