Headed by a faculty of internationally recognized artists and complemented by numerous visiting lecturers, the Department of Art at UCLA is committed to professional art training within the context of a great liberal arts university.


Jennifer Bolande, Professor, New Genres
Russell Ferguson, Professor
Andrea Fraser, Department Chair and Professor, Interdisciplinary Studio
Vishal Jugdeo, Assistant Professor, New Genres
Barbara Kruger, Distinguished Professor, New Genres
Candice Lin, Assistant Professor, Ceramics
Rodney McMillian, Professor, Sculpture
Rebecca Morris, Professor, Painting/Drawing
Catherine Opie, Lynda and Stewart Resnick Endowed Chair in Art, Photography
Silke Otto-Knapp, Professor, Painting/Drawing
Hirsch Perlman, Professor, Sculpture
Anna Sew Hoy, Assistant Professor, Ceramics
Rodrigo Valenzuela, Assistant Professor, Photography
Patty Wickman, Professor, Painting/Drawing

Lecturers and Visiting Faculty
Emeritus Faculty

Faculty Exhibition Highlights