The study of art opens the mind to a wealth of possibilities and allows students to discover their unique skills. Artists and designers produce visual expressions of culture that investigate and redefine our world. The art program prepares students for the real world practice of art and design.
The General Studio BA emphasizes the development of individual ideas, expressed through technical skills in a variety of media and practices that range from the graphic design, photography (digital and black-and-white non-silver), sculpture (full wood and metal shops, bronze foundry and digital lab with laser cutter and CNC plasma cutter), installation, painting, drawing, performance, video/sound recording and editing, electronics/physical computing, specialized digital output, and biological art.
The BA degree focuses on studio art within a broad program of general studies that allows the student to pursue a minor or double major in another program.