The faculty of the UNM Department of Art are pleased to announce the new Covington-Rhode Senior Prize in Art, which will be awarded in the spring semester of 2019.

The Covington-Rhode Senior Prize in Art at The University of New Mexico recognizes outstanding achievement of our undergraduate art students during their senior year, to promote professionalism and excellence in the visual arts, and motivate and encourage all art students to achieve their fullest potential throughout their years in the program.  As a competitive award, the competition will be open to graduating seniors (undergraduates) earning a degree in Art and will give them experience exhibiting their artwork and participating in a professional evaluation.  The recipient(s) will be recognized at the College of Fine Arts spring convocation.