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The 1937 wing is named for alumnus Clarence Ward former director of the art museum. Photo credit: Jeong Hyun Hwang

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The Department of Art occupies two buildings adjacent to the Allen Memorial Art Museum known as the Allen Memorial Art Building. The Clarence Ward ’37 Art Building also referred to as the 1937 wing, was designed by alumnus and founding museum director Clarence Ward.

The 1937 wing features the Fisher Hall student art gallery, art history classrooms, painting and silkscreen studios, and the Visual Resources Collection.