Find your edge in UVic's Department of Visual Arts.

Why study visual arts at UVic?

Our dynamic and creative academic environment, home to a faculty of brilliant practicing artists, offers two undergraduate programs:

Our purpose-built facilities include studios, a gallery, a large inventory of technology and equipment, wood and metal shops, a photography studio and darkroom, a digital fabrication lab, a reading room, integrated media studios and more.

Our program is interdisciplinary by nature, allowing students to become well-rounded and flexible artists. We offer instruction in drawing, painting, sculpture, photography, extended media and video art.

Discover our programs, explore our facilities and find out what some of our graduates are up to.