Galleries & Institutes
Institutes and Centers
- Contemporary Arab and Muslim Cultural Studies Institute (CAMCSI)
- Design Research Center (DRC)
- Texas Fashion Collection
- Visual Resources
The University of North Texas College of Visual Arts and Design galleries support the educational mission of the university, enrich the aesthetic environment of the community and serve as a cultural resource for the public at large. Through their focus on curatorial projects involving vanguard contemporary art, the galleries challenge and promote the current discourse surrounding living artists and their works.
University of North Texas Art Gallery
The University of North Texas Art Gallery presents curatorial and installation projects that challenge and promote discourse surrounding living artists and their work.
UNT ArtSpace Dallas is a showcase facility for visionary projects initiated by CVAD students, alumni, faculty and centers, institutes, and collections. Innovative in outlook, UNT ArtSpace Dallas offers artists opportunities to present experimental, pivotal and breakthrough projects, and serves to build connections between UNT and the Dallas arts and civic communities.
The North Gallery provides a project space for work from the award-winning Fashion, Interior and Communication Design disciplines, as well as sculpture, metalsmithing, ceramics, printmaking and other studio disciplines.
The Lightwell Gallery is a student-run gallery that not only serves as a venue for weekly rotating exhibitions of student work throughout the academic year, but has also been known for hosting impromptu performances, critiques and discussions.
Cora Stafford Gallery
Cora Stafford Gallery is a bi-level exhibition space featuring CVAD MFA exhibitions and faculty-led class projects, such as the bi-annual Senior Drawing and Painting, Senior Watercolor and Senior Photography shows. In addition, this space provides a venue for experimental and collaborative student-organized exhibitions and visiting artist workshops, rotating weekly throughout the academic year.
Parking for UNT CVAD Art Galleries
Hourly parking is available at the parking garage (corner of Welch and Prairie streets) or metered parking at the southwest corner of Mulberry and Welch.
A visitor's permit, allowing parking directly behind the Art Building, and a campus map may be obtained at the Visitors Parking Information booth located in front of the Gateway Center, exit 35E at North Texas Blvd. (Ave. D) or by calling 940-565-3020.
Park free on campus on weekends, unless otherwise posted (for example, in dormitory lots).
For more information, please email us or call 940-565-4005.