Studio Art -- Cross Media Track

The intent of this track is to allow students to design a curriculum that includes traditional and new media.  Students will work with an advisor to gear choices to the nature of the work to be pursued. In addition to courses included in the Foundations Curriculum, students may choose from 2-Dimensional and 3-Dimensional media courses in the Art Department and Graphics Department.

For all tracks in Studio Art, a minimum of 128 hours are required to graduate.

General Studies Requirements: 42 credit hours.

Core Requirements: 45-51 credit hours in Design, Drawing, E. Foundations, Painting and Sculpture.

Art History Requirements: 12 credit hours in the following periods: Prehistory to 1450; 1450 to 1750; 1750 to 1950; and post-1950.

Cross Media Track: 21 credit hours in Multimedia Concepts, Computer Applications to Graphics, Photography Concepts, Printmaking, Electronic Media and Virtual Exhibition.

In addition there are at least 35 credit hours of free-electives for Studio Art majors.

Individual courses for the B.A. in Studio Art -- Pottery/Sculpture Track are listed in the FSU 2010-2011 Catalog on pages 187-88.

FSUNow Stories

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

The final gallery exhibition of the 2014-2015 academic year at Fairmont State University will feature the work of Andrew Thorne.

Thorne’s solo exhibition, “Appalachia Inspired,” opens Friday, May 22, in the J.D. Brooks Gallery, located on the fourth floor of Wallman Hall. The exhibit will close Wednesday, June 10, with a reception at 6 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, call (304) 367-4219. 

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Monday, May 04, 2015

The Fairmont State University School of Fine Arts and The FSU Academy for the Arts present “Big and Little Tales: An Evening of Story and Theatre,” featuring West Virginia storyteller Adam Booth followed by the FSU Youth Acting Company’s adaptions of Bil Lepp’s story, “The King of Little Things.” 

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Monday, May 04, 2015

About 400 students will participate in the 146th Commencement for Fairmont State University at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 16, in the Feaster Center.

Fairmont State alumna Donna Hopkins will be the Commencement speaker. Bryan Foley of Pipestem will be the student speaker representing the Class of 2015.

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