Ignite your inner artist and start your career with a BFA from the nation’s premier center for the visual arts at Marshall University

Marshall’s art program features:

  • Creative ceramics classes that use your works of art to benefit those in our community in need.
  • Small fibers classes that give you plenty of face time with faculty.
  • Hands-on instruction in the most up-to-date graphic design technologies, including animation and new media.
  • From landscape to life, oils to watercolor, we’ll help you find the painting approach that’s right for you.
  • Courses to help you focus your goals, from 35mm to digital photography and beyond, in our one-of-a-kind darkroom.
  • Photogravure, etching, relief, laser engraving and screen printing examples, working with established contemporary artists and master printers in our printmaking major.
  • The chance to push the boundaries of drawing in its expanded definition while experimenting with alternative media and materials in our sculpture major.

Additionally, we offer classes to help get you certified to teach art education.

College of Arts & Media Video
Learn about the vision of the Visual Arts Center in downtown Huntington – a partnership for creative development

Current Gallery Exhibits

Visit the 10th Annual National Juried Exhibition January 19 – February 12, 2021

    Contact Us

    Marshall University
    School of Art & Design
    One John Marshall Drive
    Huntington, WV 25755

    Email: art@marshall.edu

    Phone: 304-696-6760

    Fax: 304-696-6505

    COVID Guide

    Visit this page to view special COVID-19 information that is specific to the School of Art & Design.