香蜜影视

Studio Art (BA)

Find your style

香蜜影视 students can declare a major in Studio Art until August 2024.
Students who have already declared a major or will declare one from the existing course catalog prior to August 2024 will be able to complete their major on schedule through courses offered at Mary Baldwin.

At 香蜜影视 we want you to find your artistic style. Think of the studio art program as providing a set of tools 鈥 conceptual, historical, and technical 鈥 to help you become the kind of artist you want to be. We encourage a confident yet self-critical approach to creativity across a range of disciplines and forms.

Format
In-person
Degree Type
Bachelor of Arts
Areas of Emphasis
Painting
Photography and Printmaking
Drawing
Extended Media
Minor
Studio Art

Why Study Studio Art at Mary Baldwin?

Our small class size means you鈥檒l get personal attention from experienced faculty who care about your work and your creative path. And our interdisciplinary approach to the arts means that everything you learn at 香蜜影视 鈥 from literature to history to science 鈥 will help inform the art you create. 

What Can You Do with a Studio Art Degree?

Studio art fosters creativity, critical thinking, and collaborative skills, all of which are valued by potential employers. 香蜜影视鈥檚 studio art program keeps you connected and engaged with the art world locally, nationally, and globally, with visiting artists and scholars; field trips to museums, exhibitions, and lectures; and a faculty of practicing, exhibiting artists. 

Formal Training Meets Conceptual Innovation

With devoted faculty across a wide range of disciplines, the studio art program at 香蜜影视 focuses on combining technical and formal training with informed conceptual thinking. Our interdisciplinary approach to art fosters creativity and vision, and our attention to technical skill and formal detail encourages students to innovate, and empowers them to bring their ideas to life.

鈥淎rt can heal communities that have suffered from great trauma and artists can spark a movement towards awareness and change.鈥

Savannah Tamariz 鈥21studio art major

What Classes Will I Take?

 
Studio art major requirements include at least one area of emphasis: drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, or extended media. With planning it is possible to have two areas of emphasis, which is recommended for students considering graduate school.

Our program is technique driven and steeped in art history. You will practice a broad range of skills in classes focusing on everything from pinhole photography to silkscreening to digital printmaking.

Sample Courses:

Unique student support

The McCree Center for Life Success assists current students and alumni in finding the best opportunities throughout their career development. We work closely with both faculty and employers to identify how your valued education best matches the needs of today鈥檚 evolving marketplace.

World-Renowned Graduates   

Studio art major Giselle Hobbs 鈥18 is currently the Fulbright Scholar in Painting at the 脡cole des Beaux-Arts in Paris. At 香蜜影视 she demonstrated extraordinary talent as an artist, completing a double emphasis in Painting and Drawing with distinction in major. She studied painting abroad in Italy and earned the first place Capstone award. Hobbs went on to achieve a master鈥檚 degree in art history from Syracuse University and an MFA from Cornell University.

Giselle Hobbs Artwork

Cost & Financial Aid

A great education is worth it. Here鈥檚 how Mary Baldwin helps you pay for it: Generous financial aid packages, a broad range of scholarships, transferring maximum credit hours from previous coursework or relevant work and life experiences 鈥 the list goes on. Our mission is to help you level up and bring your aspirations to life.

香蜜影视 helps you fast-track your path to a political science degree with the opportunity to transfer up to 18 credits (6 courses) through direct course equivalents from the Virginia Community Colleges System.

  • Cost per credit hour: $486
  • Credits required for a bachelor鈥檚 degree: 120

It’s time to level up your career. Apply today!