Student Groups

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There are many ways in which students can get involved in Studio, Media Arts, and Art History at UTA. For questions please contact the group directly, or the Art Office at 817.272.2891 / art-arthistory@uta.edu

Student Groups

AIGA UTA Student Group is a student run affiliate of the national American Institute of Graphic Art. Our goal is to enhance the education of UTA design students by providing events, workshops, resources, critiques, and community, while also helping them build leadership skills that will be valuable as they move into the professional world.

AIGA, the professional association for design, believes designers serve a critical role as communicators, educators and innovators. AIGA sets the national agenda for the role of design in economic, social, political, cultural and creative contexts.

Members

Resources

The Art History Student Union is a group of students that share a common interest in art history. During our weekly meetings we watch films and have discussions regarding related topics in art history. Our main yearly event is the Art History Symposium that is held every Spring semester. To find out more about the Art History Student Union, please visit The Art History Student Union is a group of students that share a common interest in art history. During our weekly meetings we watch films and have discussions regarding related topics in art history. Our main yearly event is the Art History Symposium that is held every Spring semester. To find out more about the Art History Student Union, please visit https://mavorgs.collegiatelink.net/organization/arthistorystudentunion

Meetings

Date/Time: Mondays - 2PM / 3 PM

Place: Room 2102, 2nd Floor, Fine Arts Building, University of Texas at Arlington

Meetings

Resources

FOCUS is a student photographers organization at the University of Texas at Arlington. The purpose of this group is to offer a sense of community for students with an interest in the photographic arts, and expand their knowledge and appreciation of the field. To reach out to the community by exhibition, educational programs, and artist lectures about the photographic arts. To aid students in preparing for graduate studies, and professional careers in the photographic arts. So in short, Focus provides the environment for students and member to practice their skill set.

Members

SAA (Student Art Association) manages Gallery West operations, which include exhibition curating and scheduling and the maintenance of the gallery’s facilities. All exhibitions and usage of the gallery are designated for undergraduate and Graduate Art students. Exhibitions are usually for one week to increase the availability of the gallery for a more diverse educational experience for students.

Meetings
Place: Gallery West

Members

The Student Film/Video Organization (SFVO) is the official film student organization of UTA.

We are a community of filmmakers committed to help each other. In love with live action, animation, documentaries and any movies that would move us to laugh or cry.  We organize activities, help to connect the 160+ film students in the Art and Art History department and we also organize the end of semester film showcases; the big events in which we all get together and celebrate our creative work.

Please join us in our regular meetings and events and feel free to contact us any time.

Faculty Advisor

SFVO email: Jon Doe

For more information, visit, https://www.facebook.com/UTA-SFVO-student-filmvideo-234286839988078