UAB Visual and Performing Arts

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We are a growing UAB arts organization that encompasses the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA), Alys Stephens Center, ArtPlay and UAB Institute for Arts in Medicine. UAB Visual and Performing Arts believe that the collaboration will allow for all disciplines of the arts to intersect and immerse our community in a world of creativity.

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Works by students, chosen by artist and guest juror William Downs, will be featured in the Annual Juried Student Exhibition at the University of Alabama at...

1/18 12pm

Artist Lily Reeves uses light, space, sculpture, immersive installation and performance to spiritual chasms in contemporary culture while encouraging...

1/18 12pm

Using thread and cloth as her medium, multidisciplinary artist Sonya Yong James examines the intersection of our shared cultural mythologies and female...

1/18 12pm

William Downs (born in Greenville, SC) has had recent solo exhibitions at the Museum of Contemporary Art Georgia in Atlanta and the Contemporary Art Museum...

1/18 12pm

Works by students, chosen by artist and guest juror William Downs, will be featured in the Annual Juried Student Exhibition at the University of Alabama at...

1/19 12pm

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