CVAD is one of the best & most comprehensive visual arts schools in the nation.

CVAD Art History Professor Nada Shabout receives Presidential Excellence Award at 2018 Wingspan Gala

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

Weekly rotating exhibitions
Weekly rotating exhibitions
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Opportunities

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

Blogs

Learn more about what's going on through CVAD department and program blogs.

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Student accomplishments

Sarah Travis, Dr. Amelia Kraehe

Art education doctoral student Sarah Travis and art education professor Dr. Amelia Kraehe published a co-authored paper in 2016 in The Urban Review titled Equity, the Arts, and Urban Education.

Art Education and Art History
Art Education

Art education doctoral student Sarah Travis and art education professor Dr. Amelia Kraehe published a co-authored paper in 2016 in The Urban Review titled Equity, the Arts, and Urban Education.

Alumni accomplishments

Duane King

Design
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Design
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