Art Events and Exhibition Submissions

Department of Art and Art History

Spring 2022 Exhibitions and Events Schedule


 Stability Found at the Center of Acceptance: An Alumni Exhibition featuring Rebecca Danner Hollen (Fine Arts Complex Gallery)

     January 10 - February 25, 2022

     Reception and Artist Talk: Thursday, February 17, 6 pm


The 37th Annual International Exhibition (Meadows Gallery)

    Juror: Erin Murphy

    January 18 - March 4, 2022

    Reception and Juror Talk: Thursday, February 24, 6 pm


BFA Senior Exhibition (Meadows Gallery)

     March 28 - April 8, 2022

     Reception and Artist Talks: March 31, 6 pm


TMA Mexican Folk Art Exhibition (Fine Arts Complex Gallery)

    April 11 - 22, 2022

    Reception: TBD


2022 Juried Student Exhibition (Meadows Gallery)

     Juror: Ryan O'Malley

     April 18 - August 5, 2022

     Reception and Juror's Remarks: TBD 


Online Gallery & Exhibitions

View our online gallery, which includes exhibitions and the permanent collection, here.

UT Tyler Biennial Outdoor Sculpture Invitational Exhibition

The UT Tyler Biennial Outdoor Sculpture Invitational Exhibition was organized by Professor Dewane Hughes. Participating artists include: Robbie Barber, Joe Barrington, Jeff Brewer, Jerry Dodd, Jack Gron, Meredith Jack, Alex Johnson, Julia Ousley, Bill Raney, Luke Sides, Wesley Stolusky and Dewane Hughes. The sculptures will be on display across the UT Tyler main campus until August 2022. The exhibition was made possible through the support of the Department of Art and Art History and the College of Arts and Sciences.


2022 Professional Practices Symposium (Friday, February 25, 2022)

The Department of Art & Art History at the University of Texas at Tyler is organizing a Professional Practices Symposium for our undergraduate and graduate art majors this February 25, 2022. This year's symposium will be face-to-face. The symposium programming will include presentations related to art and art history career options and professional preparation. Invited presenters will include: studio artists, art historians, museum and gallery professionals, art educators, and others from the field. 

We encourage your participation; this is an amazing opportunity that will provide valuable knowledge related to career preparedness and a life in the arts!  Due to COVID this year's symposium is open to currently enrolled students only. 

2022 Professional Practices Symposium (Schedule-at-a-Glance)

2022 Virtual Juried College Exhibition (Friday, February 25 - March 11, 2022)

Student's currently enrolled in a two-year college are invited to submit artwork for the 2022 Virtual Juried College Exhibition, which will be hosted in the Department of Art & Art History's online gallery from Friday, February 25 - March 11, 2022. Students who enter the exhibition will have a chance to win Scholarship Awards and a People's Choice cash award.

The awards announcement will be posted to the online gallery on Friday, February 25, 2022, which can be found here. Submissions are due by 5 pm on February 16, 2022. See the flyer below for full details. 

2022 Virtual Juried College Exhibition Flyer

2021 Summer Art Camp: Art FUNdamentals: A Journey Through Art & Art History

Art FUNdamentals will introduce campers to art and art history through a variety of art materials and processes, including: ceramics, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. Art projects will be augementd with art-themed activities and stories, all at levels appropriate to the age group. The camp will culminate in an exhibition of participant artworks in one of our art galleries. No art experience necessary! 

Camp #1 (Ages 5-8): June 7-11, 2021, from 9 am - 1 pm daily. Registration includes all materials, daily snack, and a t-shirt. Participants will be asked to bring a sack lunch each day. Registration: $125

Camp #2 (Ages 9-12): June 14-18, 2021, from 9 am - 3 pm daily. Registration includes all materials, daily snack, t-shirt, and lunch each day. Registration: $175

Register at

2021 Art Camp Flyer

2021 Art Educator Printmaking Workshop

The Department of Art & Art History is please to announce the 2021 Art Educator Printmaking Workshop, scheduled for June 24-26, 2021. The event is open to all K-12 and college art teachers, and will feature guest artist D.L. Simmons, Assistant Professor of Drawing and Printmaking at UT Tyler. The workshop will include: an artist talk by D.L. Simmons, demonstrations of several printmaking processes, critiques with the guest artist, and an exhibition of artwork created by the workshop participants. The workshop will take place in the studio art facilities at the University of Texas at Tyler main campus, located in Tyler, Texas.   

Further information about the retreat and workshop, as well as registration information and forms, can be found here: 

UT Tyler 2021 Art Educator Printmaking Workshop - Flyer

UT Tyler 2021 Art Educator Printmaking Workshop - Registration Form

Registration deadline: May 31, 2021

Exhibition Submissions & Call for Entries

37th Annual International Exhibition Prospectus (Open through 11/19/21)

The Annual International Exhibition is a juried visual art competition organized by the Department of Art and Art History at The University of Texas at Tyler. Internationally known artists, curators and scholars have served as jurors selecting works for exhibition created by some of the best contemporary artists working today. The department purchases three to six works from the exhibition each year; purchased works are added to our permanent collection. The permanent collection serves as an educational teaching resource; much of the permanent collection is exhibited throughout the UT Tyler main campus.