Students at the Department of Art History, Visual Art and Theory (AHVA) have two degree options for their undergraduate studies, a Bachelor of Arts (BA) and a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA).
At AHVA, we offer art history (ARTH) and visual art (VISA) courses and programming so that you can have the flexibility to combine both disciplines. Our programs accommodate co-op placements, exchange, and flexible degrees that will allow you to study on the timeline that best suits you.
Call for Applications: Ellen Neel & Beau Dick Award in Art History, Visual Art & Theory
The Department of Art History, Visual Art & Theory is now accepting applications for the 2022/2023 Ellen Neel and Beau Dick Award.
2022 BMO 1st Art! BC Regional Winner
Congratulations to recent graduate Ali Cayetano (BA Visual Art minor, 2022) who is the regional winner (BC) of the BMO 1st Art Prize with her work cope.
VISA 250 & 350 Students in Connecting the Dots Exhibition at Emily Carr
The Department of Art History, Visual Art and Theory (AHVA) warmly invites the community to visit Connecting the Dots: Lower Mainland Emerging Printmakers Exchange and Exhibition. Works by a number of students from VISA 250 and 350, taught by Martin Katzoff and Dan Starling in winter 2022, are being exhibited as part of the exhibition.
Make informed and thoughtful decisions about your academic path with the help of our undergraduate advisor.