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Art Department


The Department of Art pursues an approach to the visual fine arts that focuses on the development of the individual creating artist. Our mission is to prepare artistically competent and liberally educated individuals.

 

UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMS

Art History (Minor)

Art History (Minor)

Art History (Minor)

Develop your intellectual abilities and technical skills, along with an appreciation of the major events that shaped art as we know it today. Read More »

Art

Art

Art

Art is more than a four-year program of study at Briar Cliff. It’s the beginning of a lifetime of experiences, growth, ideas and expression. Study painting, sculpture, drawing, ceramics or any other traditional or non-traditional technique or form. Read More »

 

DEPARTMENT HEADLINES

A pop of art: Briar Cliff alum blends realism with whimsy

Aug 14, 2014

Ben Pratt moved a majority of his artwork to the Modern Art Midtown gallery in Omaha, Neb., sometime before August. He and seven other artists' works will be on display at MAM until the end of the month.

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Thorny Art Project Brings Students Together
Nov 14, 2013
BCU Offers Tolerance Workshop for Local Art Teachers
Mar 28, 2013
Artist's Work Honors Veterans in a Big Way
Nov 8, 2012

 

Courses

ART 108 - International Art Travel Seminar
ART 110 - Drawing I
ART 111 - Design
ART 112 - Intro to Visual Arts
ART 115 - Art History: Prehistory to Gothic
ART 116 - Art History: Renaissance to Modern
ART 117 - Art History: Modern
ART 120 - Drawing II
ART 175 - Independent Art Study
ART 217 - Reading Seminar
ART 225 - Media and Techniques
ART 230 - Pottery I
ART 231 - Pottery II
ART 235 - Encounter with Art I
ART 250 - Studio I
ART 260 - Studio II
ART 275 - Independent Art Study II
ART 332 - Special Methods of Teaching Elementary Art
ART 345 - Encounter With Art II
ART 350 - Studio III
ART 360 - Studio IV
ART 375 - Independent Art Study III
ART 380 - Art Internship
ART 390 - Art Internship II
ART 425 - Senior Seminar
ART 440 - Special Methods of Teaching Secondary Art
ART 450 - Studio V
ART 460 - Studio VI, Thesis
ART 475 - Independent Art Study IV

Faculty

Nan Wilson
Associate Professor of Art
712-279-5452
Jeff Baldus
Associate Professor of Art
712-279-5564

UPCOMING EVENTS


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STUDENT WORK

Alyssa Keller
A stop-motion video, created by art major Alyssa Keller ('13).
More of Keller's work »

CLAUSEN ART GALLERY

Clausen Art Gallery

A live, working gallery for current students to exhibit their artwork. Stop by anytime! 

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