Department of Art and Art History News

Artists in Action win Outstanding Student Organization award

Three students pose with award
B.F.A. Art Education students (from left to right): Shaun Lane, Natalie Gomez, Destiny Barr

Artists in Action was awarded an Outstanding Student Organization Award by the University of Texas Longhorn Center for Civic Engagement. Students were recognized at the 2014 Tower Awards Ceremony on April 30. Artists in Action is the UT Austin student chapter of the National Art Education Association. The group aims to promote community dialog about visual arts through collaborative partnerships with the Department of Art and Art History, art educators, organizations throughout Austin, and all members of Artists in Action.