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College of Art and Architecture

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2461
 Moscow, ID 83844-2461

Phone: (208) 885-4409

Fax: (208) 885-9428


College of Art and Architecture

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Prichard Art Gallery “WeekSpot” Series Features Work by Ted Apel

Posted Fri, 13 May 2016 12:20:00 -0700

Continuing its yearlong celebration of contemporary artists in Idaho, the Prichard Art Gallery will feature work from Boise artist Ted Apel from Friday, May 20, through Saturday, June 4. Read more

UI Architecture Students Place in Regional Design Competition

Posted Thu, 12 May 2016 09:00:00 -0700

Graduating University of Idaho architecture students won four awards and an honorable mention in the American Institute of Architects Spokane chapter’s Student Design Competition in April. Read more

Registration Now Open for UI Summer Design Week Program

Posted Wed, 11 May 2016 13:00:00 -0700

The University of Idaho’s annual Summer Design Week returns to Moscow from Sunday, June 19 through Saturday, June 25. The design-immersion program for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors allows students to explore UI’s College of Art and Architecture (CAA) programs and experience life on a college campus.
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CAA Offers $200 Discount on Summer Design Week Registration to Faculty and Staff

Posted Tue, 10 May 2016 16:00:00 -0700

The College of Art and Architecture (CAA) is offering University of Idaho faculty and staff a $200 discount on registration to Summer Design Week (June 19-25), an art and design immersion program for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors interested in exploring a degree from CAA. Cost of attendance is $985 and includes art supplies, room and board. To receive your discount code, email or call 208-885-4409. Registration closes May 20, 2016. For more information, visit Read more

Farewell Reception for CAA Dean Mark Hoversten

Posted Tue, 10 May 2016 08:00:00 -0700

The College of Art and Architecture is hosting a farewell reception for Dean Mark Hoversten, who has accepted a new position at the College of Design at North Carolina State University. The reception will be from 4-5 p.m. Monday, May 16, 2016, in the Dean's Suite, Room 202 of the Art & Architecture building. For information, contact Peggy Lynd at or 208-885-1718. Read more

Art and Design Open House April 29

Posted Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700

UI graduate students in art and design will be showcasing their work during an open house from 4:30-6:30 p.m., Friday, April 29, at the Graduate Art Studio (GAS House). Admission is free and light snacks will be provided. Some works will be for sale onsite. Read more

Five Teams Earn Vandal Ideas Project Grants

Posted Mon, 18 Apr 2016 16:00:00 -0700

Proposals for neural modeling for brain research, enhancing education in a digital world, integrating evolution principles into video game design, improving scientific research through statistics, and uniting art and science rose to the top of a diverse field of projects to win the University of Idaho’s inaugural Vandal Ideas Project (VIP) grants. Read more

Prichard Art Gallery Exhibit Features Work From UI MFA Students

Posted Thu, 14 Apr 2016 11:00:00 -0700

The Prichard Art Gallery will feature work from University of Idaho Master of Fine Arts degree candidates in the MFA Exhibit “a•mal•gam.” The exhibit opens Friday, April 15, and runs through Saturday, May 14. An opening reception will be held from 5-7:30 p.m., Friday at the gallery. Read more

Participants in Student-led artAbility Workshops to Display Creations April 25

Posted Thu, 14 Apr 2016 09:00:00 -0700

University of Idaho Center on Disabilities and Human Development will host the artAbility Showcase from 5-7 p.m. Monday, April 25, at the 1912 Center.
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Instructors Invited to FATE Art and Design Workshop April 8

Posted Tue, 05 Apr 2016 10:20:00 -0700

University of Idaho assistant professor of art and design Stacy Stacy Isenbarger and Washington State University assistant professor Joe Hedges will be hosting a Foundations in Theory & Education (FATE) Regional Workshop at UI on Friday, April 8, 2016.
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Thank You to Those Who Helped with Inspiring Design Futures

Posted Fri, 25 Mar 2016 15:00:00 -0700

CAA and the Inspiring Design Futures Committee would like to thank members of CAA staff Heath Bingman and Sarah Dengler for the great logistics support; and Holly Funk and Lianne Wappett for the fantastic marketing and communications campaign. A cool shout-out also to Richard Manthey from Catering for his great customer service. We appreciate all your efforts, and thank you for making the Inspiring Design Futures day such a success.
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Art Project Supports World Water Day

Posted Mon, 21 Mar 2016 10:00:00 -0700

An art installation celebrating the importance of water to life and equality is now on display in the University of Idaho Administration Building. The display, "Stream of Conscience,"is an Art for Water project designed to evoke the look and inspiration of a powerful river. Art for Water is a sponsored project of Fractured Atlas, a nonpofit arts service organization. In 2012, a similar installation was created at the Prichard Art Gallery. Read more

CAA Hosts Fourth Annual Inspiring Design Futures March 24

Posted Sat, 19 Mar 2016 08:00:00 -0700

The College of Art and Architecture (CAA) invites you to attend Inspiring Design Futures, the University of Idaho's fourth annual design symposium, on Thursday, March 24, in the Bruce M. Pitman Center. Keynote speaker, Emmy award-winner Matt Lefferts (VTD ’08) will address this year’s theme, “challenge,” followed by a speaker session featuring up-and-coming leaders from the fields of architecture, art, interior design and landscape architecture. An interactive design charette featuring CAA students takes place in the afternoon; all are welcome to attend. RSVP required for lunch. For more information and to register, click here.
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Prichard Offers Bookbinding Class

Posted Sun, 13 Mar 2016 18:30:00 -0700

The Prichard Art Gallery is offering a book binding workshop on Wednesday evenings beginning March 23 through May 11. The course runs from 6-8 p.m. at the gallery, 414 S. Main St., Moscow. Cost is $300 and includes supplies, with the option to purchase additional materials. Read more

Winners of 25th Annual High School Art Competition Announced

Posted Fri, 04 Mar 2016 15:30:00 -0800

The University of Idaho has announced the winners of the 25th annual statewide high school art competition, “I Am Me,” sponsored by the College of Art and Architecture’s Art and Design program. Awards were given to following students at a reception on Friday, Feb. 26.
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25th Annual High School Art Exhibit Opens Wednesday

Posted Tue, 23 Feb 2016 14:30:00 -0800

The College of Art and Architecture will open its 25th annual University of Idaho High School Art Exhibition on Wednesday, Feb. 24, in the Ridenbaugh Hall Art Gallery. The annual contest hosts pieces from over 200 students from 30 high schools statewide in a juried art competition. This year's theme is "I Am Me," where artists explore their identity, hopes and dreams. An awards reception for the artists will be held from 3-5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, in the gallery. Read more

Prichard Art Gallery Presents 'Three Idaho Artists: Garth Claassen, Sue Latta, Kerry Moosman'

Posted Tue, 16 Feb 2016 10:30:00 -0800

The University of Idaho’s Prichard Art Gallery will present “Three Idaho Artists: Garth Claassen, Sue Latta, Kerry Moosman.” The exhibit opens Friday, Feb. 19, and will run through Saturday, April 9. An opening reception will be from 5- 8 p.m. Friday at the gallery, with an artist lecture at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 18, in the Teaching and Learning Center Room 40.
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Prichard Offers Community Ceramics Workshop in March

Posted Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:00:00 -0800

The Prichard Art Gallery and College of Art and Architecture Ceramics Department are partnering for a second community ceramics workshop, taught by David Herbold. The cost is $150. This includes materials. The workshop is open to ages 13 and up, and participants from beginning to advanced are welcome. RSVP by March 7 to or (208) 885-3586
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2016-17 Student Arts Fee Grants Application Now Open

Posted Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:37:00 -0800

The University of Idaho's Arts Committee is excited to announce the 2016-17 Student Arts Fee Grants Application. All interested applicants should go to: for information regarding the process for application. Read more

UI Researchers: The U.S. Must Address the ‘Wicked Problem’ of Wildfire

Posted Tue, 02 Feb 2016 09:00:00 -0800

The United States must make preparing for and adapting to wildfire a top national priority, says a team of University of Idaho researchers and their international partners in a paper published today in the journal BioScience. Read more

College of Art and Architecture

College of Art and Architecture

Mailing Address:
875 Perimeter Drive
MS 2461
 Moscow, ID 83844-2461

Phone: (208) 885-4409

Fax: (208) 885-9428


College of Art and Architecture