Department of Art and Art History


University Art Gallery

August 26-Oct. 9TOTAL WRECK: Patrick Hillmann

Reception August 26, 5-7pm

Janet Turner Print Museum

September 20-Oct. 24
Containing Spirit: The Vessel Featuring Ceramic Art by the late CSU, Chico Professor Jack Windsor

Guest Curator's Talk by Art Instructor Mike Murphy: Thursday Oct. 15, 5:30pm in PAC 134 (Rowland Taylor Recital Hall).

Reception to follow at the Turner.


1078 Gallery


Chico Art Center Gallery

October 2nd-25th

Open Studios Art Tour

Butte College Art Gallery





Laxson Fine Arts Gallery
open 11am-4pm

October 5-30th

WE MAKE MONSTERS: Mike Hendrix & Brian McNamara

Reception: Thurs, Oct.8, 5pm

B-SO Space

October 5-9

PERSPECTIVES: Drawing from Students in ARTS 426 Advanced Life Drawing

Reception: Thurs, Oct.8, 5pm

BMU 3rd Floor Art Gallery

October 6-26

Over The Garden Wall: Christian Davila & Margaret Ramey

Reception: Friday, Oct. 16, 5-7pm




NEW! BFA Forms Online

BFA Applications Due: Weds, Nov. 4 by 5pm in Ayres 107

BFA Portfolio Review: Tues, Nov. 10, Ayres 216. Set up 4pm, Review at 5pm

FALL 2015 Portfolio Review Procedures

BFA Application Forms

BFA Example Forms



Current Vacancies:

*Assistant Professor in Sculpture

*Visual Resource Specialist II

Laptop Required Buy
Fall 2013-14
The laptop requirement for Art Studio, Art Ed. and Art History is the Macbook Pro with Retina display, Adobe CS6), and MS Office 2011. *Contact the Wildcat Store for price and availability.


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The Department of Art and Art History has been fully accredited by National Association of Schools of Art and Design since 1975 and is dedicated to developing students critical thinking skills, creativity, knowledge of aesthetics, and awareness of our Western and non-Western art heritage. more