Art and Art History

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The Department of Art and Art History provides an integrated studio and art history experience. Through the study of history, critical analysis, materials, techniques and contemporary art practices, we encourage you to construct meaning, understand multiple perspectives, employ differing academic disciplines and unravel the complexities of creativity. Our department is committed to fostering an education that inspires you to innovate, while honoring the traditions of the past and the techniques of the masters. Our alumni go into the workforce employing creative and critical thinking that ultimately manifests in a diverse scope of professional careers. From authors to teachers, designers to business owners, we are proud of the imaginative successes of our former students.

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Ruins of the Vesuvius gate with the remains of a tower on the right.

A Monument that Shaped a City

A Monument that Shaped a City

Art professor publishes book on fortifications of Pompeii...

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Sachiko Akiyama in her studio

UNH Sculptor Wins Artist Advancement Grant

UNH Sculptor Wins Artist Advancement Grant

Sachiko Akiyama receives one of the largest unrestricted grants awarded to a single artist in the...

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The Artists Revealed

The Artists Revealed

Two new exhibitions by studio art faculty open at the Museum of Art...

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