Department of Art

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.

Each year the Department of Art hosts two large goup exhibitions of student artwork.

Fall semester the Annual Art Student Invitational Exhibitions is held at the end of the semester. All registered art students in the 2014 fall semester are invited to exhibit up to 2 pieces that were completed that semester. á

Spring semester The Annual UAF Juried Student Art Exhibition is held at the end of the semester. Open to all disciplines and all registered art students registered that academic year. All artworks submitted should have been completed that academic year. Each year the Art Department Faculty select a Guest Juror for the exhibition.

Location and Hours

The Gallery is located within the Art Department wing of theáFine 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



Juror’s Choiceááááááááá ááááááááááá Allan Sniderá ááááááááááááááááááááááá ááááááááááá Drum

Best of Ceramics ááá ááááááááááá Anne Williamson ááá ááááááááááááááááááááááá Work

Best of Drawingáááááá ááááááááááá Gabe Hilláááááá ááááááááááá ááááááááááááááááááááááá Flat Weave Basket Study

Best of Metals ááááááá ááááááááááá Autumn Fish ááááááááááá ááááááááááááááááááááááá Heart Cast

Best of Native Artáááááááááááááá Jesse Bartlettáááááááááá ááááááááááá ááááááááááá Self Portrait

Best of Paintingáááááá ááááááááááá Chrisáá ááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááá 2015 Goose

Best of Printmakingá ááááááááá Ina Timlingá á ááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááááá Return Of The Anemones

Best of Sculptureá á ááááááááááá Stacey Howdeshelláááááááááááá ááááááááááá Metamorphosis

Honorable Mention: Ceramicsá áá ááááááááááá Chuck Travisá áááááááááá Altered Bowl

Honorable Mention: Drawingá ááá ááááááááááá Chrisá áááááááááááááááááááááááá Room 317

Honorable Mention: Metalsá áááááá ááááááááááá Cy Conradá áááááááááááááá Folder Blade

Honorable Mention: Native Art ááááááááááááá John Nelsoná ááááááááááá How To Train Your Dragonfly

Honorable Mention: Paintingá ááá ááááááááááá Littie K. Ballardááááááá Portrait

Honorable Mention: Printmakingáááááááááá Sarah Dayáááá ááááááááááá In The Tide

Honorable Mention: Sculptureá á ááááááááááá Tammy Hollandáááááá Down By The Creek

Guest Juror: Sara Tabbert

Anything left after May 8th will be disposed of at the discretion of UAF. MFA students in Art may not apply.

Upcoming Workshops

We are excited to announce Kenyon Hansen from Montana will be presenting workshops at the University of Alaska Fairbanks.

September 28th and 29th, 2015


Location: UAF Ceramics Studio.

Be sure to check out his fantastic work at:

We hope to see you there!!!!!

SCAG's Facebook Event link:

BFA-MFA Degree Thesis Proposal & Gallery Request Date

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