Department of Art

The Department of Art offers two baccalaureate programs, leading to either the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Art, or the Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree. An Art minor is also available.

UWF Arts News

300x188 Alea Kittel. CREO Design Student Story
Photo courtesy of Michael Spooneybarger, CREO

Student Feature

UWF Design Student to Audition for ‘America’s Greatest Makers’

Alea Kittell came up with a bright idea. Kittell, a University of West Florida senior majoring in graphic design, created a black shirt embedded with rainbow colored LED lights. The lights blink when activated by motion. The garment was a final project submission for her Interactive Design class. ... Read more.  

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Jerry Patterson, Art student. Photo courtesy of Michael Spooneybarger, CREO

Student Feature

Artist Creates Sculpture with Parts that Move

Jerry Patterson creates kinetic sculptural installations using wood, metal, glass and copper. The 63-year-old, who will graduate after completing one more class, is a retired Navy master chief. ... Read more from the Center for Research and Economic Opportunity.