Department of Art and Art History Research Centers

Center for Art of Africa and its Diasporas

The Center for Art of Africa and its Diasporas (CAAD) at The University of Texas at Austin is an intellectual organization of scholars, historians, artists, and critics who appreciate, study, support, foster, and promote the arts of Africa and its diasporas. CAAD champions a holistic definition of the arts while enriching and broadly drawing on faculty from the College of Fine Arts, as well as associates from other colleges, centers, and departments of The University of Texas at Austin.