Pursue Your Passions

The visual arts program provides students opportunities to explore many media and techniques:

  • Survey of Visual Art
  • Digital Media
  • Drawing and Painting
  • Photography
  • Sculpture
  • Portfolio Review
  • AP Art History
Based in a studio practice, the visual arts program fosters:
  • effective studio habits
  • a safe, collaborative studio environment
  • process and technique
  • an understanding of context
  • self-reflection
Each level deepens a sense of individual creative voice through:
  • Creative awareness
  • active engagement
  • persistence
  • risk-taking
  • expression
Students learn to connect their creative practices beyond the studio:
  • Understanding the art world
  • Visiting artists, annual artist-in-residence program, studio visits
  • Gallery and Museum field trips
  • Practical technology skills
  • Problem-solving
  • Self-sufficiency
Each student is offered multiple opportunities to exhibit their work:
  • New House Gallery Exhibitions
  • Campus Buildings and Offices
  • School Publications
  • Regional and National Exhibitions