WELCOME TO THE DEPARTMENT OF ART
The Department of Art is a tightly knit community of artists, designers and educators. Together, faculty and students are making professional quality engravings, paintings, sculptures, artist books, installations, community art projects, ceramics, glassware and so much more.
Art at Emporia State provides a world-class visiting artist lecture series in addition to distinctive programs including Glass Blowing and Engraving Arts. Our award-winning faculty are committed to preparing students for creative and rewarding careers in the arts. Emporia State Art majors become art therapists, art teachers, professional studio artists, graphic designers, marketing directors, medical illustrators and concept artists.
Art majors that will be entering careers in Art and Design require strong portfolios that demonstrate the commitment, talent, knowledge and skills needed to be successful. We meet NASAD standards in the training of Art and Design professionals at the highest levels.