Students in Lee Running, Associate Professor of Art, drawing class use observational drawing techniques during a trip to the Conrad Evironmental Research Area

Studio Art

The Studio Art Department provides curricular opportunities for the development of technical skills, aesthetic judgment, and historical understanding. Participation in studio classes stimulates critical thinking and refines creative potential in the visual arts. Students who major in art may elect a studio concentration. Majors are expected to enrich their concentration through selected courses offered by other departments.

 

Department News

140 Seconds: Artist Talks

13 students will each give a 140 second talk about art and practice at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Stew.

Bachelor of Arts Exhibition (BAX) Features Student Works

Students organize the entire Faulconer Gallery with support from gallery staff members.

Diversity in Filmmaking: Independent Film from the Fringes

A screening of films from underrepresented communities and discussion of the trials and benefits of making movies outside the traditional Hollywood model.