We are dedicated to providing a dynamic and competitive education in art, merchandising, and design; enriched by the resources of a world-class institution. Our facilities allow students and faculty to engage in collaborative, innovative, interdisciplinary work and to develop new ways to use art effectively in industries and exhibitions.
Merchandising and Design spaces
The newly renovated Kirkwood Hall is home to apparel merchandising, interior design, and fashion design, with some shared space for studio art areas. The 1894 building in the Old Crescent is also home to a unique student technology center Kirkwood Hall 016, a collaborative cutting-edge technological, instructional, and study environment for students.
Studio Art spaces
The nine areas that make up studio arts have facilities that span the campus, encompassing 175,000 square feet in six buildings. Each studio area has ample studios, classrooms, workshops, and gallery spaces dedicated to its area practices and research. Equipped with the highest-quality tools and materials, our students confidently explore their crafts unbounded.