AEIVA Closure

AEIVA will be closed for installation March 11th - March 18th in preparation for the 42nd Annual Juried Student Exhibition.


Material Evidence: Art in Search of Representation & Identity

January 16 - March 6, 2014

Material Evidence is the inaugural exhibition for the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts.

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Curated by the Birmingham Museum of Art, the exhibition features works culled from the impressive private collections of some of Birmingham’s most dedicated art collectors and enthusiasts. This exhibition will also include selections from the UAB Permanent Art Collection.

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Upcoming Events

  • Exhibition Opening Reception: 42nd Annual Student Juried Exhibition

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Highlights from AEIVA’s past exhibitions include Warhol: Fabricated, Jessica Angel: Facing the Hyperstructure, and The Freedom Exhibition: Two Countries One Struggle.

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AEIVA is open to the public Monday - Friday, 10 am to 6 pm; Saturday, noon to 6 pm. AEIVA is closed on Sundays.

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AEIVA houses the Art and Art History department, three University galleries, a lecture hall that holds up to 64 seats, and an atrium that can accommodate up to 100 individuals.

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Become a Member

Become part of the AEIVA community and help support cutting-edge exhibitions, a growing permanent collection, dynamic lectures, and educational events.

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About Us

Designed by world-renowned architect Randall Stout, AEIVA is a center for UAB and the Birmingham community to engage with contemporary art and artists.