Karen Zimmermann Central Print’s 2018 Artist in Residence

March 15, 2018 • School of Art

Professor Karen Zimmermann, Illustration + Design, is Central Print’s 2018 Artist in Residence! During her residency, Karen will be working at Central Print and The Firecracker Press on a series of […]


Graduate Student Receives Doha Film Institute Grant

March 2, 2018 • School of Art

Congratulations to Khaled Jarrar, currently pursuing an MFA in Photography! Jarrar received a grant from the Doha Film Institute for his project Laje’ fi Mecca (Displaced in Heaven). He will be traveling […]


MFA Alumna Earns Fullbright Scholarship

February 19, 2018 • School of Art

Congratulations to Io Palmer (MFA 3DXM, Sculpture and Ceramics, 2000), who was chosen to be a Fulbright scholar to visit India  for several months as a resident and exhibition artist/curator at […]


AVCE Alumna a 2018 Emerging Scholar

January 30, 2018 • School of Art

Dr. InJeong “IJ” Yoon (PhD Art & Visual Culture Education, 2017), Assistant Professor at the University of Arkansas School of Art, has been selected as a 2018 Emerging Scholar by Diverse […]


AVCE Graduate Receives National Award

January 24, 2018 • School of Art

Congratulations to graduate student in Art & Visual Culture Education Marianna Pegno (Ph.D. AVCE, 2017)! Pegno has been awarded the Elliot Eisner Doctoral Research Award in Art Education, 2018, by the […]


The University of Arizona Wildcat High School Honor Choir

January 23, 2018 • Fred Fox School of Music

The University of ArizonaWildcat High School Honor Choir An outreach choir for singers in grades 9-12 The University of Arizona Wildcat High School Honor Choir is holding open auditions for […]


Sama Alshaibi and Serge J-F Levy Receive Arizona Arts Grants

January 11, 2018 • School of Art

Photography Associate Professor Sama Alshaibi and Serge J-F Jevy (MFA, Photography, 2015) were both named 2018 Artist Research and Development Grant Recipients by the Arizona Commission on the Arts. Alshaibi received […]


Texas Observer Reviews David Taylor Exhibition

January 11, 2018 • School of Art

The Texas Observer featured a review of Photography Professor David Taylor’s Monuments: 276 Views of the U.S.–Mexico Border, an exhibition on display at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston through January […]


MAC Awards: The Best of Tucson Theatre in 2017

January 7, 2018 • School of Theatre, Film & Television

This year has been a tough one: politically divisive, lots of name-calling, scandals. We here in Tucson, however, have had a great tool to help us cope: theater that illuminated, […]


AVCE Alumna Receives National Teaching Award

January 4, 2018 • School of Art

Ukiah Hoy (BFA Art & Visual Culture Education, 2016), who is currently teaching visual arts at Cholla High School, is the recipient of the 2018 National Art Education Association (NAEA) […]