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 Type:
  • Major
  • Minor
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA)

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.

Program Director

Pipo Nguyen-Duy

Professor of Studio Art and Photography
Department Affiliation
Art
Contact

Jamie Jacobs

Administrative Assistant 440-775-8181

Why Study Studio Art at Oberlin?

10
Associated Faculty
44
Variety of Courses
4
Study Away Programs

Sample Courses

  • ARTS 052 - Visual Concepts and Processes: Introduction to Black and White Photography 4 credits
  • ARTS 096 - Problems in Advanced Media Projects 4 credits
  • ARTS 090 - Problems: Advanced Book Arts 4 credits
  • ARTS 095A - Senior Studio and Thesis - Full 4 credits

Studio Art News

Nyquon Watson ’18 Named AICUO Award Finalist

February 22, 2018
Nyquon Watson ’18 is one of six artists who will compete for the Association of Independent Colleges and Universities’ Grand Award for excellence in the visual arts this spring.
Julia Christensen standing on the ferry to South Bass Island

Art from the North Coast to the West Coast

December 7, 2017
From Cleveland to Los Angeles, Associate Professor of Integrated Media Art Julia Christensen is captivating the art world with her use of technology to explore large concepts and systems.