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  • The mission of the School of Art is to provide a stimulating and challenging environment in which students develop creative and scholarly potential, to support faculty members in the pursuit of excellence in teaching and research, to serve public and professional constituencies and to promote intercultural understanding through art. The School of Art is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design.

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  • March 10, 2014 - Texas Tech School of Art proudly presents an evening with award winning documentary filmmaker Scott Thurman on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 7:00 PM in English Lecture Hall 01 on the Texas Tech Campus. The event if free and open to the public. Mr. Thurman will introduce and screen his recent film THE REVISIONARIES, for which he received the Jury’s Special Prize at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival and the 2014 duPont Award, which honors excellence in broadcast and digital journalism in the public service, and is administered by the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. THE REVISIONARIES was also the winner of the most recent Independent Lens Audience Award, and aired on PBS earlier this year. [read more]
  • April 30, 2013 - Ken Little, San Antonio artist and 1970 alumnus of the Studio Art program, was honored as the 2014 Texas State Visual Artist – 3D in a public ceremony sponsored by the Texas Commission on the Arts in Austin today. Ken has been a longtime supporter of School of Art. In 2007, he teamed up with the Medici Circle School of Art support group to create a new scholarship endowment to benefit Studio Art students. Read more about Ken and other Texas creatives recognized during the ceremony on the TCA page. (Photo courtesy Cathy Cunningham Little)