Why Art at E&H?

Through our Guest Artists program, art students have the opportunity to experience artwork by and learn from nationally recognized artists.

Students attending the study abroad class in Italy. The Art Department has the longest-running study abroad program in the college, ART 322 Italian Art. Students study Italian art and travel to study in Rome and Florence, Italy.

Emory & Henry Art Department also offers a Museum Studies course which gives students experience working with artwork in a gallery and museum setting, including work with visiting artists in the MCA Art Gallery.

All art students participate in a professional, one-person gallery exhibition of their work at the conclusion of their studies. 

View the most current student exhibition work here.

World of Work

  • <h4 class="lw_blurbs_title"/><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Teacher preparation track prepares students for licensure.</span></li><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Optional internships provide professional development as a working artist.</span></li></ul></div>

Handcraft this Major

  • <h4 class="lw_blurbs_title"/><div class="lw_blurbs_body"><ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Choose a track:</span></li><ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="3"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Studio Art</span></li><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="3"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Graphic Design</span></li></ul><li style="font-weight: 400;" aria-level="2"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Tailor your senior capstone project to your unique interests</span></li></ul></div>