Art and Art History Department

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Art and Art History

Want an understanding of art and culture? Looking for your creative voice? Supported by an intellectual foundation in the liberal arts, our curriculum emphasizes the unique role of the arts in responding to the complex needs of our times.

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Accomplished artist-scholars and dedicated mentors

We are internationally recognized practicing artists and scholars, who care about the role of art and art making in shaping culture. Our passion for teaching and mentoring will help you identify and nurture your creative voice and look for possibilities of using art to find creative solutions.