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Studio Art

Hone your skills in the visual arts and prepare for a career as a professional artist.

By developing your understanding of the creative process and your knowledge of traditional and contemporary artistic concepts you will gain the basis for professional practice and for continued study at the graduate level.

Top Reasons to choose Studio Art at florida southern college

Engaged Learning

Your professors work with you individually and in groups for all projects, and the critique process thrives on open discourse and evaluation.

Great Facilities

The program has nine fully equipped discipline-specific studio classrooms—a rarity for any small college.

Expert Faculty

You’ll study with faculty who are nationally recognized artists and art historians who are devoted to teaching.

Portfolio Requirement

A portfolio review is required for BAs and BFAs in Studio Art and Graphic Design. Deadline for portfolios is March 1.

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Take Your Creative Side to the Edge

In ART 2310 Printmaking I, you'll not only explore monotypes, but you'll also be introduced to intaglio engravings and relief printmaking techniques.

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Clubs and More

The department is a forty-year member of Kappa Pi, the international honorary art society.

Studio Art Program Contact

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Office of Admissions

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Visual Arts and Design Department

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