Category Visual Arts

El Sueño Americano / The American Dream

El Sueño Americano / The American Dream
Through May 23
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery

The Library Gallery presents an exhibition of works by Arizona-based artist Tom Kiefer, titled El Sueño Americano / The American Dream, featuring 59 photographs of everyday objects brought by migrants across the United States border with Mexico that were subsequently confiscated or forfeited at a Customs and Border Control facility in southern Arizona. (Click heading for full description.)


2019 IMDA Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition
Continuing through April 26
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

UMBC’s Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture and the Department of Visual Arts present BADLANDS, the 2019 Intermedia and Digital Arts Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, featuring work by Chinen Aimi, Dilay Kocogullari, Leah Michaels, Bryan O’Neill, and Nicole Ringel. (Click heading for full description.)

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URCAD: 23nd Annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day

URCAD: 23nd Annual Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day
Wednesday, April 24
Various locations
Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD) features research, scholarship, and creative work carried out by UMBC undergraduates. Student work is shared through oral presentations, posters, artistic exhibits, performances, and film. (Click heading for full description.)

Diane Hoffoss, UCSD

Diane Hoffoss, UCSD
April 29, 12 – 1 p.m.
Reception follows in Atrium
105 Public Policy Building

The Center for Innovation, Research, and Creativity in the Arts (CIRCA), Pi Mu Epsilon, and the College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences present a lecture by Dr. Diane Hoffoss about merging art and technology to create an interactive sculpture for Burning Man. (Click heading for full description.)

Dan Bailey

“Seeing the Unseen Landscape”

Humanities Forum — Lipitz Lecture
“Seeing the Unseen Landscape”
Dan Bailey, professor of visual arts
Wednesday, May 8, 4 p.m.
132 Performing Arts and Humanities Building

In this talk, Dan Bailey considers human scale, perception, and natural landscape, which are central to his current work on long-duration photography of landscapes and a reconstruction of Baltimore’s geographic past. (Click heading for full description.)

2019 Visual Arts Senior Exhibition

Visual Art
2019 Visual Arts Senior Exhibition
May 21 – June 8
Opening reception: Tuesday, May 21, 5 – 7 p.m.
Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture

The Center for Art, Design and Visual Culture presents the 2019 Visual Arts Senior Exhibition, celebrating the work of graduating seniors in Photography, Graphic Design, Cinematic Arts, Animation/Interactive Media, and Print Media. (Click heading for full description.)

Seeing Science

SEEING SCIENCE: Photography, Science and Visual Culture
Ongoing on

Through its multiple components, SEEING SCIENCE looks at the forms scientific images take, what they reveal, how they transform the disciplines they serve, and lives they influence. (Click heading for full description.)