• BFA / MFA Thesis Exhibition, Snite Museum of Art.

    Student exhibitions of art and design work are an important aspect of department programming and demonstrate a broad awareness of themes, strategies and processes of contemporary practice.

  • Master of Fine Arts student critique.

    The graduate program educates and prepares qualified, promising students for professional careers as artists, designers and art historians.

  • Painting Studio, Riley Hall.

    A multidisciplinary department that offers courses of study to develop visual literacy and analytical research skills to conceptualize, fabricate, and evaluate works of art and design.

  • Design Studios at West Lake Hall.

    Design endeavors to implement meaning and utility by identifying and solving important problems of human, social, environmental & cultural needs.

  • Minor in Studio Arts.

    Students who have developed the cognitive flexibility to understand, manage and respond to complexity, ambiguity and change in effective, novel ways consistently have a competitive edge. The Studio Minor in AAHD cultivates abilities that are important in our rapidly changing global economy, where employers increasingly seek individuals who are able to move beyond routine approaches, and instead think creatively to find solutions to complex problems.