Our goal

The Department of Art provides an educational environment that encourages:

  • intellectual development
  • visual literacy
  • artistic production 

We foster the development of graduates who are active citizens and advocates for the arts.

PAO HOUA HER: MY MOTHER'S FLOWERS September 6 through September 27, 2018

Photographs that explore the enduring presence and significance of flowers in Hmong culture.

UWL Art Gallery, 100 Fine Arts Center

Opening Reception: Thursday, September 6, 4-6 pm

Artist Talk: Thursday, September 13, 4 pm

Exhibition and all events, free & open to all

Co-sponsored by the Office of the Provost, College of Liberal Studies Dean’s Office, the Department of Ethnic & Racial Studies, Hmong Studies Taskforce and the Department of Art.

Creative Imperatives

Check out the Art Department's contributions to Creative Imperatives


Creative Imperatives 2018

UWL Coral Reef project

Look for the Coral Reef Community Art Project in the new UWL Student Union.