Welcome to the Department of Fine and Graphic Arts!
As a NASAD accredited program, we seek to challenge, inspire and direct our students to successful careers in the visual arts. We offer three professional degrees: a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Studio art, a B.F.A. in Graphic Communications, and a Master of Arts in Art (M.A.)
Our dedicated faculty are well-trained and certified in their individual areas of study to enable them to provide the best possible educational environment. Areas of emphasis include graphic design, painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, photography, fiber arts, and ceramics.
NSU Art Camp 2019
Hosted by NSU’s School of Creative and Performing Arts’ Department of Fine & Graphic Arts.
Session 1: Digging Dinosaurs
Dates: June 3rd-7th
This week’s theme focuses on art projects with subject matter of dinosaurs, fossils, and archaeology. We’ll explore beginning art practices like painting, carving and drawing. We will work on a mural, fun costumes, and lots of other fun projects involving dinosaurs.
Session 2: A Bugs World
Dates: June 10th-14th
This week’s theme focuses on art projects with subject matter revolving around the bugs in our world. We’ll explore beginning art practices like painting, carving and drawing. We will work on a mural, fun costumes, and lots of other fun projects involving insects.
Session 3: Advanced Projects for Teens
Dates: June 17th-21st
This week is designed for older kids looking to learn advanced art skills. The 5 projects we will work on throughout the week are digital illustration, 3D printing, printmaking, carving and life casting. These projects will be weeklong projects taught by an NSU Art Professor and an NSU Grad student, similar to the projects taught in classes at NSU.
All sessions run M-F, 1pm to 5pm. Camp begins each day in Room 205 of the Art department. Drop off is between 12:30-1pm and pick up is between 5-5:30.
Tuition cost is $160 for each weeklong session, this includes a snack and all art materials. A sibling discount of $10 per sibling is available. A $10 discount is available for attending two or more sessions. A $10 discount is available for children or grandchildren of an NSU employee with a copy of an NSU faculty ID. (Only one discount is applicable per session).
For more information contact: Corbin Covher at firstname.lastname@example.org, or you can follow us on Facebook!
**Both forms below are required for registration**
Art Fundamentals Summer Camp Registration Form
NSU Participant Permission, Release & Waiver Form
Information about this event will be available soon.
Hotter ‘N Hell
NSU Art Demons are turn up the heat each summer with a juried exhibition of pyrotechnical art by collegiate artists from across the United States.
The Hotter ‘N Hell National Collegiate Art Exhibition, will feature all art forms that use fire and heat as part of the creative process, for example: ceramics, glass-blowing, welded sculpture, poured metals, wood-burning, metalsmithing, burned textiles, etc.
This exhibition will be juried by a nationally recognized artist and will be exhibited in the Orville Hanchey Gallery from late April through early August – the hottest months of the year.
Cash awards will be given for the following: Best of Show, First Place, Second Place, Third Place, and Honorable Mention. The awards presentation will be held at a closing reception in early August.
For more information and to find out how to enter, download the following PDF.