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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.

    School of Art News

    June 15, 2016 – The exhibition Changing Places: The Photographic Artifacts of Rick Dingus , a career retrospective of Dingus’ artwork, has been extended through end of July at the Museum of Texas Tech. The School of Art’s Medici Circle continues the initiative to establish a Rick Dingus Art Fellowship. The fundraising goal has been set at $22,500 (the amount necessary to generate a $1,000 fellowship annually). The Medici Circle will match the first $11,250 donated, dollar for dollar. Donations to the scholarship can be made securely on line at [HERE]


    May 20, 2016 – Spring semester’s JOINT: Video/Poetry Collaboration screened the 30 plus videos produced by English Department poets working with Transmedia Art students at Alamo Drafthouse Theater on May 3rd. The Juror’s Best of JOINT Prize went to the video/poetry collaboration by Alexis McGrigg and Brian Larsen titled “Two Justifications for Claustrophobia” (linked below). To see all the video poems go to www.art.ttu.edu/JOINT