The Art Department regularly produces exhibitions of art work by guest artists from around the world, our distinguished faculty, the finest examples of student art work, and selections from our exceptional permanent art collection. One special exhibition each year is dedicated to the work of our current Artist in Residence. The Art Gallery Director and Laboratory Technician supervise all student workers in this very busy gallery.
The Art Department prides itself on digital arts classrooms that utilize the latest technologies, software, and industry practices. Each Digital Arts and Advertising program classes include laboratory time in these current state of the art classrooms.
The costume shop is located in the 1300 building boasts thousands of costume pieces. The shop is fully equipped for the training of costume designers and craftspeople. The space includes three cutting tables, eight domestic and four industrial sewing machines, and an ironing station. There is also a large room for costume storage.
The scene shop includes instruction and work space for scenic construction, prop construction and stagecraft, and scenic painting.