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A Special Greeting to our Spring 2020 Grads

The WKU Department of Art offers paths to explore, experience, and expand the possibilities of artistic expression, an indispensable part of human society.

Welcome to the Art Department! We are happy you're here. Whether you envision yourself building a professional studio practice, pursing a career in graphic design, teaching art at a primary or secondary school, or exploring a world of art history, we're ready to help you reach your goals.

With programs that vary in length and concentration, the WKU Department of Art supports and challenges students along a variety of life-enriching paths. The BFA degree in studio art or graphic design is a comprehensive, focused program for students interested in pursuing a professional creative career. Our range of BA programs in art education, art history, and studio art introduce our students to a variety of career paths that benefit from studies in the visual arts.

Whatever path you choose, you will be working with energetic art professionals who have gained national and international recognition in their respective fields. Join us, and meet visiting artists, designers, and scholars, show your work in professonal exhibitions, travel with us to conferences, and stretch your mind on study-abroad programs around the globe!

Kristina Arnold
Department Head / Professor

art scholarships

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Irfan Hosic

Wednesday, April 8th

Irfan Hošić, Bosnian Art Historian, Curator, and Fulbright Scholar will host a virtual lecture.

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