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

Monday, September 28, 2015

The Fairmont State University Department of Music is announces its 2015-2016 Music on the Hill concert season, featuring four performances on the Fairmont State campus and at First Presbyterian Church in Fairmont.

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Monday, September 28, 2015

The Fairmont State University Academy for the Arts announces the cast of its second Youth Company production, “Disney’s Alice in Wonderland Jr.” 

“Disney’s Alice in Wonderland Jr.” will run Nov. 6 and 7 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 8 at 2 p.m. in the Wallman Hall Theatre on the main campus.

Cast members for the show are as follows: Paige Krcek, Billy Tobin, Jocelyn Maxwell, Sophia Flower, Trenda Ridgeway, Jasper Brown, Rileigh Fortney, Sidney Apanowicz, Sara Campbell, Miranda Koch, Sydney King, Caroline Maxwell, Marianna Jones, Bella Smith, Franchesca Aloi. 

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Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin announced on Sept. 16 the awarding of $763,044 in grant funds to support and build the arts in community and statewide programs across West Virginia.

Fairmont State University was awarded a $6,206 grant in support of bringing the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra to the Fairmont campus for two performances. Dr. Christina Lavorata, Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Dr. Robert Mild, Interim Dean of the School of Fine Arts, attended the event in Charleston to officially receive the grant award.

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