Discover what’s possible at the University of Kentucky College of Fine Arts. Here, you will develop real-world skills. You will be embraced by a community of creatives with unique stories to tell. You will prepare for success making meaningful contributions to the arts. You will stand out and drive change, inspire innovation.

The College of Fine Arts declares that the arts are essential to the life of the individual and the community. We express our commitment to the arts through dedication to teaching, scholarly research, artistic experimentation, performance, outreach, and exhibition.

School of Music is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Music. Last visit: 2018.
Department of Theatre and Dance is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Theatre. Last visit: 2017
Entrance to the UK Art Museum

UK Art Museum

The UK Art Museum promotes the understanding and appreciation of art from diverse cultures and historical periods, providing meaningful encounters for audiences of all ages. Through our temporary exhibitions, educational programs, and permanent collection of approximately 5000 objects, we are a resource for the campus community and a cultural destination for all. Our Free Admission policy removes any financial obstacle that might stand in the way of opportunities for contemplation and connection.
exterior of the Singletary Center for the Arts

Singletary Center

A part of the College of Fine Arts and essential to the UK School of Music, the Otis A. Singletary Center for the Arts presents and hosts artistic, cultural and educational events for the University community, Lexington community and the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
From back stage looking out into an empty audience, student stage crew works on the set and lighting in preparation for a show.

Guignol Theatre

The Guignol (geen-yohl) Theatre is the main stage for the UK Department of Theatre & Dance. The 388-seat wheelchair accessible proscenium theatre includes a full scene shop, box office, and modern lighting.
Interior image of the gallery with a faculty showing on display.

Bolivar Art Gallery

Housed on the first floor of the SA/VS building, each year the Bolivar Art Gallery presents over a dozen exhibitions of work by students, faculty, and visiting artists.
Created 08/04/2021
Last Updated 07/12/2024