Visual arts students may pursue a wide range of artistic disciplines, including studio art, ceramics, photography and digital art. They may study a particular medium in depth or sample several from a broad offering of courses. While a strong technical foundation is stressed, equal emphasis is placed upon creative self-expression and developing the artist’s unique voice. Advanced studies include a strong emphasis on critical and creative thinking, as well as portfolio preparation.
FAST FACT Given its unique proximity, Berkshire students often travel to some of the most renowned art museums in the country, including the Clark Art Institute, Norman Rockwell Museum and the Yale University Art Gallery.