Huntington University is a Christian liberal arts college in Indiana

visual arts department

The Department of Visual Arts is dedicated to producing artists of unique and creative thought and outstanding Christian faith. The program enables students to develop an understanding and appreciation for the history and the modern impact of art, to acquire a broad experience in the creative use of methods and materials, and to obtain confidence in their ability to integrate their faith, knowledge and creativity under professors who have the knowledge and experience to put students on a path to success.

Visual arts majors may pursue degrees in

Minor concentrations are also available in graphic design and fine arts. In addition, the Digital Media Arts department offers degrees in Animation, Film Production and Film Studies.

The program is diversified through visiting artists, on-campus gallery exhibits and field trips that expose students to cultural resources throughout the Midwest, including Chicago, Cincinnati, Indianapolis and Toledo. The Art Department also sponsors international art-study trips during the January Term on a biannual basis.


alumni impact

Advantages of Christian college's art program reviewed by Huntington University alum.

Trista Hurst

Art Education '08

Trista never questions her ability to produce great art and to pass those skills on to her students.

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news & events

Senior visual art students’ work to be featured in exhibitThe Huntington University senior visual arts majors will present a senior exhibit from April 25 to May 8 in the Robert E. Wilson Gallery in the Merillat Centre for the Arts.
Students, ‘Hoosier Grown’ team to present research at 2014 academic forumAfter a lot of hard work this year, 30 Huntington University students, including the "Hoosier Grown" marketing team, will present their research from various disciplines at the 2014 Academic Research Forum from 2:45-5 p.m. April 23.