Visual Arts DepartmentWestern Arts and Humanities
  • Help us select a new official Visual Arts Hashtag!
  • March 2015 events in the department of visual arts
  • Adventures in Collecting
  • Museum Studies exhibition at the Artlab Gallery
  • March Break Open House

    Join us March 14th: Guided tours of the Visual Arts Centre at 10am & 1pm

MEET OUR PEOPLE

Kathryn Brush Kathryn Brush

Professor Kathryn Brush, who recently received the Edward G. Pleva Award for Excellence in Teaching, has distinguished herself as both a teacher and researcher.


Patrick Mahon Patrick Mahon

Patrick Mahon discusses his ongoing project, Immersion Emergencies, at Western’s World Water Day activities. The project uses research and practice in visual art to generate discussion around the topic of water.

Visit our Making News Section for exhibitions, publications and awards from our faculty, staff, students and alumni!


What we offer

BFA Program

BFA Program
  • Small classes with hands-on instruction by dynamic professional artists with national and international exhibition profiles.
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Artlab Gallery

ArtLab Gallery
  • A 1600sq foot purpose-built exhibition space designed to showcase contemporary and historical works of art in all mediums.
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Speakers' Series

Art Now! Speakers' Series
  • Engage with local, national, and international artists, curators, and scholars. All events are free and are open to the public.
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