The study of art and art history significantly enriches a liberal-arts education, especially in a world that is increasingly shaped by images and the exchange of visual information through a variety of media. The Department's two majors, one in art history and the other in studio art, prepare individuals for a lifelong engagement with visual culture by providing a grounding in the methodological, technical, expressive and analytical skills employed by artists and art historians.

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Barton Perkins :  The Wave Image
Cheerful Nightmares : Art Honors exhibition by Barton Perkins
April 2, 2019
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at the University of the South is pleased to present Cheerful Nightmares, an exhibition of paintings by Art Honors candidate, Barton Perkins.
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For Walls Art Honors exhibition by Ivey Dahlstrom
March 19, 2019
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at the University of the South is pleased to present For Walls, an exhibition of photographs by Art Honors candidate, Ivey Dahlstrom.
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Portrait of Hunter, 2018
He, she, they, as I observe them, a solo exhibition by Maria Monterde
April 16, 2018
The Carlos Gallery in the Nabit Art Building at the University of the South is pleased to present He, she, they, as I observe them, an exhibition of mixed-media works and drawings by Art Honors candidate (2018), Maria Monterde.
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