Painting and Drawing Major
Immerse yourself in an environment that encourages an innovative definition of Painting and Drawing. Explore this dynamic, eclectic practice through realistic, abstract and/or non-objective subject matter. Deepen your cultural and intellectual understanding of the contemporary art world and learn to navigate the complexities of being a contemporary artist today.
Students are mentored by professional artists who maintain an active studio practice, significant depth of engagement and a passion for the visual arts. Studio work is supported by a vast array of professional practice initiatives that provide students with increased confidence in their preparedness for career opportunities as they join the current art world as a doer, maker, thinker and creative problem solver.
Students graduating in our BFA program with a major in Painting and Drawing are a dynamic addition to the contemporary dialogue in an ever-changing art world. They are prepared to begin their career as an exhibiting artist or continue their exploration through graduate school.
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