Fine Arts Center

In the fall of 2013, the new Fine Arts Center opened providing state-of-the-art classrooms for Berkshire School's extensive visual arts program, including: expansive new Studio Art and Ceramics classrooms; a new classroom for Digital Art, Digital Photography and Digital Music; a digital printing lab; a Sculpture Studio; a department office and other support facilities; and a spacious and bright new Art Gallery. This two-story 14,708-square-foot building houses all the visual arts programs under one roof.

Award-winning Boston architectural firm Finegold Alexander & Associates worked closely with the Art Department faculty to develop a space that not only meets current and future program needs, but also celebrates the fundamental role of the arts at Berkshire. "We have returned the arts program to Berkshire Hall, the intellectual and academic center of the school," said Art Department Chair Paul Banevicius. "It will serve as a daily reminder that the arts are a vital part of every student’s experience.”

Berkshire School celebrated the new Fine Arts Center on May 9, 2014 with the opening exhibit featuring alumni, Kristin Baker '93 and Pedro S. de Movellán '85.  To learn more about the exhibit, click here.

 

Visual and Performing Art courses:
Studio Art
Ceramics
Photography
Filmmaking
Digital Art
Music
Improvisation

Introductory to advanced options are available, allowing students to explore new mediums or cultivate an existing talent. For more about courses and curriculum visit Berkshire's Curriculum Guide.

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