Art Programs

The E&H Division of Visual and Performing Arts has attracted students of increasing numbers and talent in recent years, a testimony to the strength of our professors in the arts and the quality of the E&H approach to liberal arts education. Each program – music, theatre and the fine arts – offers diverse academic offerings of high quality intended to not only enhance your skills but to give you a sound understanding of the important of the arts in your life, your community and your culture.

Art students at Emory & Henry College create in a stimulating environment with nationally recognized studio artists and historians. The program is a combination of a liberal arts education with rigorous studio art practice, which provides students with an education for a lifetime. Art graduates from Emory & Henry thrive in a variety of careers including the fine arts, graphic design, and teaching. The Emory & Henry art program emphasizes individual student/faculty interaction that ultimately leads to a mentor relationship. This unique feature makes the Emory & Henry art program a success. At every point, faculty members emphasize serious critical thinking about visual arts problem-solving.