art student in art studio
An art student takes a break from working on a large-scale project. Photo credit: Tanya Rosen-Jones ’97
Program Overview

Studio Art

Program Type: Major, Minor
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)
Department: Art

Our studio art courses will enhance students’ awareness of and sensitivity to the visual arts through engaging in the actual intellectual and technical processes by which works of art come into being. Students learn to understand the world in visual terms and to conceptualize their ideas through their own work.

Why Study Studio Art at Oberlin?

Associated Faculty
Variety of Courses
Study Away Programs

Sample Courses

  • ARTS 052 - Visual Concepts and Processes: Introduction to Black and White Photography 4 credits
  • ARTS 076 - Problems in: Photography Mixed Media 4 credits
  • ARTS 095A - Senior Studio and Thesis - Full 4 credits
  • ARTS 150 - Approaches to Western Art 4 credits

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