Fine Art Galleries


The Kimura Gallery

The Kimura Gallery is an exhibition space that provides students, faculty and the community with the opportunity to view and experience artwork that explores recent developments in national and international contemporary art. The gallery programming is used to enhance the curriculum of studio art and art history classes and expand students thinking and approach to making art. Bachelor of Fine Arts students also present their thesis exhibitions in this space prior to their graduation.

Clay pot with a ceramic bird on the lid




The Arc Gallery

The arc gallerylocated just outside of the Consortium Library,  is dedicated to enriching the UAA and Anchorage community by producing exhibitions featuring emerging, mid-career, and established Alaskan artists. The arc is also a learning space managed by the UAA Art Department in conjunction with it's Independent Research in Curatorial Practices course.

student examing an white washed sculpture





The Hugh McPeck Gallery

The Hugh McPeck Gallery, located on the second floor of the Student Union, showcases artwork created by UAA Students. Each art exhibit opens with a Thursday reception and lasts for several weeks. 

Students having a conversation over ceramic flamingos in the Student Union