The mission of the School of Art is to provide a stimulating and challenging environment in which students develop creative and scholarly potential, to support faculty members in the pursuit of excellence in teaching and research, to serve public and professional constituencies and to promote intercultural understanding through art. Department: Arts Innovator Brian Millado has been using the skills and knowledge that he’s gained through my experience with the English program to further push my involvement with the Toronto poetry scene movement – specifically youth based projects.
The Faculty of Arts scooped the bulk of the top rankings in New Zealand in the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject. The School of Art hosts the Elise Zeller Sauer Fund for Fine Art and the Agnes Croll Blackburne Visiting Artist Lecture Series that enables our students to interact with nationally and internationally recognized artists. Meet the staff from our School and find out more about them through their staff profiles. Department: Arts Innovator Ottilie (Kate) Grisdale From 2009-2012, has had the privilege of co-leading the Ryerson International Issues Discussion (IID) series. Dundas Valley School of Art (DVSA) is an independent, not-for-profit art school servicing the Greater Hamilton region. We asked four UBC Faculty of Arts professors from Political Science, Islamic Studies and Gender Studies, and Sociology, to weigh in on what Trump’s victory means for Canada.
At the School of Art, students pursuing our BA, BFA, MA or MFA degrees experience the exclusivity of a private art academy – our faculty to student ratio is 15:1 – yet enjoy the affordability of a state university. Ceramics graduate Anna Calluori Holcombe (MFA ’77) was a Fulbright Senior Lecturer in the College of Fine Arts at Anadolu University in Turkey. Explore a wide range of Arts majors and combine any 2 into one specialised three-year degree.
Students in the Faculty of Arts have the opportunity to study abroad in over 100 international learning opportunities, including the Faculty of Arts own satellite campus in Cortona, Italy, as well as have access to the Arts HUB Career Centre which hosts the Arts Work Experience (AWE) program.
As a winner of the Elizabeth ‘Neill Verner Award – South Carolina’s highest award in the arts, the School of the Arts has been recognized for its tremendous academic programming, dedicated artist-scholars and extensive community outreach. The School of the Arts is a vibrant community of practicing artists who are also dedicated teacher-scholars. DVSA provides high quality, accessible and affordable visual arts education that encourages excellence and personal fulfillment for children and adults.