CVAD party! You are invited to join us on October 22, from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.


The College of Visual Arts and Design will welcome and celebrate faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends of the college as we come together to dedicate the artist’s Art in Public Places sculpture Matthew Ritchieand the opening of the new Art Annex building.

We hope you will join us. Come, let’s raise a cup together and raise a toast to you, students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends in celebrating visual arts, design, arts education, art history, scholarships and more!


3:55 p.m.: Vocal performance by Dr Daniel BubeckUNT Art Building
4 p.m.: Art in Public Places Program: Special presentation and dedication of the “Shadow Garden” sculpture by artist Matthew Ritchie!
4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.: Open Studios of Studio Art Graduate Students, Building Tours

  • Art Annex Open House – the new home of the Studio Arts Ceramics program and 40 graduate student studios
  • Art Building Open House
  • musical performance
  • Exhibitions of student work throughout the art building
  • Special evening for students who register (registration information to come)
  • T-shirt gift and more!

Check back here for more details as they become available!

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