The art program at Black Hills State University will give you the knowledge, inspiration and freedom to express your originality and creativity while you develop your artistic skills and techniques, setting you on the path to a fulfilling career.
You will have the opportunity to work beside professional artists who play an essential role in your educational experience. Your education and advancement within the Art program is priority. Through the Art program you will learn everything you need to follow a career in art. BHSU offers degrees in Art and Art Education. Check out the requirements.
The art faculty is actively engaged in teaching and creating art - you'll discover much of their work displayed nationally, regionally and across campus. The art facilities located in Woodburn Hall include the President's Gallery and studios for drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, ceramics, stained glass, art history and art education in addition to a shared student studio and woodshop. The Ruddell Gallery, located in the BHSU Student Union, displays local, regional and national artists in addition to student artwork. Also be sure to get involved in Art on campus with activities like the BHSU Art Club.