You'll be guided through a vast array of materials, surfaces and textures while developing your own visual language of mark-making and image creation. Discover the process of creating an intensive body of work.
Nearby cities offer many local opportunities to visit museums, galleries and artist studios, including the Art Institute of Chicago, Intersect Chicago, the Grand Rapids Art Museum, the Detroit Institute of Art, and the Indianapolis Museum of Art Galleries.
Hands-on experience is critical for landing the perfect job. Get an internship and also volunteer. Try adding a language like French, German or Italian, offered right here at Andrews.
Spend a summer touring to countries like Italy, France, Egypt and Jordan. You'll get to sightsee, sharpen photo and design skills, and understand the beauty of art in different cultures.
U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2021
You'll get the artistic foundation you need in classes like Introduction to Printmaking, Basic Design, Ceramics or The Art of Ancient Egypt. The courses not only teach history and theoretical concepts, but offer hands-on opportunities to practice and explore your own creativity.