Today, more than ever, our information and knowledge are communicated visually. Opening our eyes to the power of visual images can help us discover new and insightful ways to share our thoughts and beliefs with others.

Art and art history at Calvin offers numerous programs to help you become someone who creatively and skillfully engages the world through the visual arts.

  • Studio art majors learn the necessary conceptual and technical skills to create, design and dialogue about art in everyday life.
  • Art education students learn to teach art in elementary and secondary classrooms.
  • Art history minors research and discuss visual images throughout history in various cultures.