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Art Education and Art History

The Department of Art Education and Art History in the College of Visual Arts and Design is committed to enhancing students’ understanding of contemporary and past visual art forms. Within and between its comprehensive degree-granting programs, the department provides students and faculty with the opportunity to examine global artistic production, relevant technologies, critical methods, learning theories and innovative approaches to pedagogy and knowledge acquisition.

The Department of Art Education and Art History offers the following degrees in Art Education:

The department also offers a graduate academic certificate in Art Museum Education.

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Contact Us

Department of Art Education and Art History
College of Visual Arts and Design
1155 Union Circle #305100
Denton, TX 76203
aeah@unt.edu
940-565-4777

Department head: Mickey Abel

Student accomplishments

Jenna Gammon - Loomis Agency Internship

Jenna Gammon is a creative digital intern for the The Loomis Agency in downtown Dallas. She works on advertising campaigns for companies such as Rug Doctor, Papa John's Pizza, Metro Mattress and many others.

Art Education and Art History
Interdisciplinary Art and Design Studies

Jenna Gammon is a creative digital intern for the The Loomis Agency in downtown Dallas. She works on advertising campaigns for companies such as Rug Doctor, Papa John's Pizza, Metro Mattress and many others.

Alumni accomplishments

Lynda Wilbur AEAH

Lynda Wilbur enjoys providing meaningful gallery and art-making experiences for students and adults at the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas. As Manager of Tour Programs, she coordinates school tours, teaching resources, and works with a team of educators to engage visitors with innovative tours and workshops. Program launches this year include Skype distance learning school tours and "Scope out Sculpture" on Periscope.

Art Education and Art History
Art Education

Lynda Wilbur enjoys providing meaningful gallery and art-making experiences for students and adults at the Nasher Sculpture Center in Dallas. As Manager of Tour Programs, she coordinates school tours, teaching resources, and works with a team of educators to engage visitors with innovative tours and workshops. Program launches this year include Skype distance learning school tours and "Scope out Sculpture" on Periscope.