UNT | University of North Texas
Did you know?
Every major art museum in the DFW metroplex has an AEAH graduate on their staff.

The College of Visual Arts and Design (CVAD) at the University of North Texas (UNT) assumes a critical role in building our region into a world-renowned center for culture and education. CVAD fosters creative futures for its diverse student population and the area through rigorous arts-based education, arts- and client-based studio practice, scholarship and research.

On view in the CVAD Galleries

CVAD MFA Showcase, Jun 21–Jul 25
CVAD MFA Showcase, Jun 21-Jul 25
Topics In Studio: Mural Painting, Jun 26-Aug 26
UNT ArtSpace Dallas
UNT Art Gallery
Lightwell Gallery

Opportunities

Learn about scholarships, grants, gallery shows, calls for papers, and other opportunities to get engaged.

Announcements

For the latest accomplishments, events, and news in the CVAD community, see our announcements.

Newsletter

For in depth information on CVAD students, alumni, faculty & activities, see to Stories from the Avant-Garde.

Student accomplishments

Maricela Diggs - Idea Book Project 2

Maricela Diggs - Idea Book Project 2

Studio Art
Core Drawing

Maricela Diggs - Idea Book Project 2

Alumni accomplishments

Texas Abstract: Modern + Contemporary features cover artwork by Houston contemporary artist Howard Sherman

Artwork titled “Sportsmanship is for Suckers” by Houston contemporary artist Howard Sherman (UNT - MFA Drawing & Painting, 2006) featured on cover of Texas Abstract: Modern + Contemporary, released on Dec 1, 2014 by Fresco Books.

Studio Art
Drawing and Painting

Artwork titled “Sportsmanship is for Suckers” by Houston contemporary artist Howard Sherman (UNT - MFA Drawing & Painting, 2006) featured on cover of Texas Abstract: Modern + Contemporary, released on Dec 1, 2014 by Fresco Books.