Department of Visual Arts
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The Department offers competitive merit based scholarships!

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We are:

  • Community Focused- Join our community and we will personally assist you in achieving your artistic goals.  Our art club inspires students and provides the opportunity to travel to local, national, and international museums and events.
  • Christian Community- Our Visual Arts Department seeks to foster artistic expression with a purpose.  Faculty integrate class content with issues of Christian faith and service to our larger community.
  • A Contemporary Program with an Emphasis on Critical Thinking- As a Liberal Arts institution, correlations are made between the study of art and the knowledge of other academic disciplines.

 

We Have:

  • Diversity of Art Courses and Concentrations- Art History, Contemporary Art Theory, Web Design, Digital Video, Photography, Ceramics, Painting, Drawing, Graphic Design, Studio Foundations, Paper Making, Book Binding, Experimental Media, Printmaking.
  • Experienced Faculty- 100% of faculty hold the highest degree in their field and have studied in some of the most prestigious institutions in the country.
  • Updated Technology - Two dedicated computer labs with 21" and 27" iMac computers and current industry level design, imaging, and video editing software; Print Lab with large format Epson printers, and photographic Lighting Studio with Profoto equipment.
  • Spacious and Renovated studios - Fully operational woodshop; Ceramics Studio with electric potters wheels, electric kilns, and new 16 cu ft Bailey gas kiln; light filled Drawing and Painting studios; a Photographic Darkroom; Artistic Book studio with Paper Making Lab; Printmaking Studio with relief, etching, and intaglio presses.