Department of
Art and Art History

Sustainability education through art

Erika Osborne creates works that raise awareness of environmental issues in the American West, including climate change and the urban-wilderness interface.

Winter 2015

Team travels to South Africa to chronicle indigenous art, culture

Over the summer three CSU faculty members took a group of students to South Africa to help preserve the art, history and customs of an indigenous community.

Carving history: CSU scholar studies Alaska’s totem pole parks

Assistant professor Emily Moore traveled to Alaska to document the preservation of totem poles and their significance within US history.

City Names a Day for Bob Coonts as His New Exhibition Opens

The city of Fort Collins has named Friday, Nov. 20, as Bob Coonts Day in honor of the retired CSU affiliate faculty member.

Winter 2015

CSU retiree donates Native art books to tribe in southern Colorado

A retired CSU faculty member has donated about 700 books on Native American art and culture to the Ute Mountain Ute tribe in southern Colorado.

Three art students named finalists for national NICHE Awards

Three Art and Art History students have been named finalists in a national art competition.

CSU drawing students participate in 17 hour drawing marathon

Eleven drawing concentration students spent a night in the studio during a 17-hour Bauhaus-inspired drawing marathon.