We are committed to combining the practice of art and the study
of art history in order to foster an understanding of the complex potential of visual communication and culture. Our mission »
Many careers require the kind of careful observational and analytical skills integral to art practice and study.
Studying art at Wake Forest can prepare you for a career that combines the study of art with a wide variety of other interests.
- Upcoming Course Offerings March 14, 2016
- Spring 2017 | Art 199. Contemporary Art & the Venice Biennale March 13, 2016
2 days per week after Spring Break, 12 days in Venice. This exciting course will be taught both on campus and on the ground in Venice during the most important recurring international art exhibition. For more information, contact Professor David Finn and Professor Page Laughlin.
- New Public Art on Campus November 16, 2015
The eight student artists in David Finn’s Public Art class (ART 215) will be installing their work around the campus over the next 2 weeks. Some is inside buildings, at the Common Ground coffee shop, for example, and others are concentrated near the magnolia quad, the library and scales itself. One set of works is ...