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UCLA Extension Visual Arts offers individual courses in design, user experience, art history, photography, and fine art. In addition, we offer certificate programs in Design Communication Arts, Print, Web, and Photography. The majority of our courses are open enrollment.

Some of our Recent Posts

  • Adobe MAX 2015 October 3–7, Los Angeles, CA

    Special rate for students. Click on the image below to learn more:

  • City Series: Rome

    We are excited to announce a new art history course, with instructor Mary Beth Carosello. City Series: Rome is a unique blend of art [...]

  • Fall Quarter Getty Design Studio Placement

    Applications due June 7th for this unique DCA Certificate student opportunity at the Getty Design Studio.

  • Interview with Felix Ossa on his photography practice

    Since he began the Photography Certificate program, Felix’s work has always stood out. The strong concepts and thoughtful [...]

  • Visual Arts Fall Classes

    To view fall visual arts courses, schedules and instructor bios, please click:   At the following link, click registration numbers [...]

  • DCA and UX Fall Catalog

    Click here to go to the UCLA Extension website to view/enroll in DCA or UX courses OR click on the link below to access the DCA and UX [...]

  • Moving Beyond Binary Systems

    Thinking outside the box can mean reassessing cultural messaging about roles and labels. For artists and designers, that could be [...]

  • Rebranding our Shame

    Of all the 2015 TedxUCLA talks, the one I felt our DCA students would benefit from the most was Adi Jaffe’s talk, [...]

  • Like us on Facebook!

    For program updates, job listings, and reminders of important dates and deadlines, be sure to like our Facebook Page! Our photo albums [...]