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As one of the top fine arts schools in Canada, we have a vital impact on culture both at home and abroad. We also host over 200 events a year, both on- and off-campus. Read our blog for all the latest Fine Arts stories, follow for breaking news on Twitter or find us on or Instagram.

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Media archive

As acknowledged experts in fields ranging from classical and popular music to art history, digital media, pop culture and so much more, our faculty are frequently in the news. Catch up on our expert opinions by visiting our media archive, which offers story briefs and links to media coverage.

Equity Review results

February 8, 2024
During the 2022-2023 academic year, the Faculty of Fine Arts engaged in an Equity Review in order to provide an opportunity for faculty, staff, instructors and students toshare their personal experiences with equity, diversity, inclusion and anti-oppression...
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January 22, 2024
Did you know that we offer over 150 events a year here in UVic’s Faculty of Fine Arts? From concerts, exhibits and plays to readings, artist talks, guest lectures, filmscreenings and more, all our events are open to the public — and many are free!But how...
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