Gallery and Events
The University Art Gallery
The University Art Gallery is an exhibition space for UAF Art students, faculty, staff and visiting artists. The gallery hosts MFA and BFA thesis exhibitions of graduating students.
Location and Hours
The Gallery is located within the Art Department wing of the Fine Arts Complex, Room 313. On the left side of the Great Hall, the Gallery is the first door to the left immediately upon entering the wing.
Monday – Friday
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Gallery is closed on weekends and University holidays
THAWED OUT: THE 2014 ANNUAL UAF JURIED STUDENT ART EXHIBITION
All registered art students in the 2013-14 academic year are eligible to exhibit up to 3 pieces for the THAWED OUT: 2013 ANNUAL UAF JURIED STUDENT ART EXHIBITION. There is a $2 entry fee for each piece submitted or $5 for 3 pieces. Open to all disciplines and all registered art students in the 2013-14 academic year and not previously exhibited in the juried student art exhibitions. Works should be ready to hang. Drop off for the exhibition will be Monday April 21st, from 10am-5pm. Opening reception is Thursday April 25th 5:30-7pm, with Awards announced at 6 pm. Bring a dish to share and expose your art to the world. Artwork may be picked up starting Wednesday May 7th and no later than May 9th at noon. Anything left after May 9th will be disposed of at the discretion of UAF. MFA students in Art may not apply.
How to apply:
· Go to the online submission form and fill out one form for each piece you're exhibiting (up to 3 pieces, and make sure you're logged in under YOUR UAF username)
· Drop off work Monday April 21st 10am-5pm, UAF Fine Arts Gallery and pay your entry fee ($2 per piece or $5 for 3)
· Come to the opening reception with a dish to share Thursday April 25th 5:30-7pm.
· Pick up your artwork starting Wednesday May 7th and no later than May 9th at noon. Anything left after May 9th will be disposed of at the discretion of UAF.
Elizabeth Eero Irving
Elizabeth Eero Irving is a multi-media artist living and working in Fairbanks, Alaska. She received her B.F.A in Documentary Photography in 1996 as a Kreielshiemer Scholar from Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle, WA. In 2013 she received her MFA in painting through Johnson State College in Johnson, VT, in conjunction with the Vermont Studio Center.