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School of Art + Design

Evolutionary process through fearless exploration

School of Art + Design

Make your mark, here.

The School of Art + Design is an immersive, welcoming community of visual artists, designers, scholars dedicated to an art that is transformative for our communities, society, and ourselves. Here, you’ll find full access to expansive art and design facilities, resources, and the expertise of faculty mentors invested in your success, from day one. Draw, paint, print, photograph, sculpt, build, break and rebuild. Make your mark, at Ohio University.

 

Visiting Artists & Scholars

From professional actors to international musicians to award-winning filmmakers, our visiting artists and scholars offer collaborative, hands-on experiences for our students.
 

Recent Visiting Artists & Scholars

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    New fund created to support and recognize College of Fine Arts’ faculty

    May 18, 2022

    A newly-created College of Fine Arts faculty and staff leadership award program, established by members of the College’s volunteer Leadership Council, recognizes and rewards excellence among its faculty.

    Originally posted at OHIO News
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    Graduating Senior: Jade-Lynn Lewis

    April 29, 2022

    Jade’s thesis project, Fragmented Artifacts, figurative work in ceramics, was supported through a PURF Award. She shares some thoughts upon graduating in spring 2022.

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    Art Therapy student makes space for others through process

    April 27, 2022

    Kelsey Griest's art practice is informed by her experience teaching, by making art with children in both neuro-typical and neuro-diverse classrooms.

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    Printmaking alumn and hemp papermaker incorporates sustainability into practice

    April 20, 2022

    Athens native and Ohio University alum Matthew Presutti has found a unique way to incorporate sustainability into his printmaking processes by using hemp. He recently provided this insight to Ohio University students as part of the College of Fine Arts’ Visiting Artists and Scholars program.

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Featured Events

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Thursday, May 26 Kennedy Museum of Art presents: Merging Concepts VIII: Connections, Remembered 10:00 AM — 8:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art
Thursday, May 26 Kennedy Museum of Art presents: Merging Concepts VIII: Connections, Remembered 1:00 PM — 5:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art
Friday, May 27 Kennedy Museum of Art presents: Merging Concepts VIII: Connections, Remembered 10:00 AM — 5:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art
Saturday, May 28 Kennedy Museum of Art presents: Merging Concepts VIII: Connections, Remembered 1:00 PM — 5:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art
Sunday, May 29 Kennedy Museum of Art presents: Merging Concepts VIII: Connections, Remembered 1:00 PM — 5:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art
Monday, May 30 Kennedy Museum of Art presents: Merging Concepts VIII: Connections, Remembered 10:00 AM — 5:00 PM Kennedy Museum of Art