Art at UMass Amherst
The Department of Art is committed to educating its students to become contemporary artists and designers through in-depth core disciplines as well as interdisciplinary and integrated approaches to making art.
Herter Art Gallery
Herter Gallery is the oldest exhibition space on the UMass Amherst campus. Its primary purpose is to arrange for the display and study of works of art consonant with the educational mission of the university’s Art Department.
Visiting Artists & Practitioner Series
The Visiting Artists, Curators and Practitioners Series offers diverse and vibrant programming of between five – six speakers each of whom conducts a lecture centered on their work and practice, as well as visiting with students in their studio-settings. All lectures are free and open to the public.
Paperbark Issue #4 Launch on February 15th
February 06, 2023
The editors of Paperbark are pleased to announce the publication of issue 04 featuring poetry, prose, visual art, and interviews by internationally renowned and emerging artists. Join us for the...
Advising for Art Majors
October 19, 2020
Art Majors - Registration Begins!...
Newsletter - 5/08
May 08, 2020
May 8th, 2020 - Congratulations Seniors!
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The Department of Art at the University of Massachusetts Amherst offers post-secondary education in a full range of disciplines. These include painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, animation and intermedia.About the Art Department