A Compendium of CVAD News, Events & Information

From noteworthy exhibitions, performances and programming to faculty, staff and guest exhibitions, CVAD is always in the news. Read articles, watch broadcasts and more from this page. You also can follow us on social media.


The College of Visual Arts and Design assumes a critical role in building North Texas into a world-renowned center for culture and education.

Exhibitions, Special Events, Announcements


CVAD Metals Club Fall Sale, Nov. 19-20

Join us in the Courtyard!
Nov. 19-20 | 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Body Politic, undergraduate figurative work

Undergraduate Figurative Work
Art Building, Fourth Floor
Nov. 7-21 | Reception: Nov. 14, 4–5 p.m.


Vernon Fisher

CVAD Galleries
CVAD Art Gallery: Vernon Fisher through Dec. 7
Cora Stafford Gallery
Paul Voertman Gallery

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CVAD Students Announcements

Check here for CVAD notices especially for CVAD students!

Continuing CVAD Student Scholarships

Continuing CVAD Student Scholarships
Helping students pay for college!
Prepare now to meet the deadline!

Cynthia Giron, MFA defense, Nov. 20, 2019

Cynthia Giron, MFA Defense
Double Dare
Reception: Nov. 21, 2019 | 5–7 p.m.


Art Faculty Emeritus

Vincent Falsetta
Sensing the Pulse | Anya Tish Gallery, Houston
Sept. 6 - Oct. 19, 2019

Vernon Fisher
Vernon Fisher Words and Pictures; Vernon Fisher, 1980 – 2019
CVAD Art Gallery, Oct. 8–Dec. 7, 2019

Vernon Fisher

The CIDA-accredited program prepares students for entry-level interior design practice, and to apply for membership in professional interior design organizations. The Bachelor of Fine Arts Interior Design granted by The University of North Texas meets the educational requirement for eligibility to sit for the National Council for Interior Design Qualification Examination (NCIDQ Exam). For more information about NCIDQ Exam eligibility visit: https://www.cidq.org/eligibility-requirements.