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National Portfolio Day

Vincennes University is hosting Indiana's National Portfolio Day event on Sunday, September 30, 2018 this fall. Vincennes University would like to feature artwork from high-school juniors and seniors on the poster this year. Deadline for entry is May 1st 2018.

See attached pdf flyer for entry details. 

 

 

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Art and Design Department

Welcome to Art and Design 

Associates degrees in Art, Graphic Design, Art Education, Pre-Art Therapy and Photography are offered through the College of Humanities. Our nationally accredited programs are designed for preparation and transfer into a bachelors degree program of your choice within the state of Indiana and throughout the United States.

Mission

The mission of the Art and Design Department transfer programs is to provide students with a strong foundation through creative exploration in traditional and contemporary visual media. Studio and lecture courses broaden and enrich students' understanding of and experience in visual art, design, art history and related research areas. Course offering also include lecture and studio classes with meet general education requirements for non-majors.

Art and Design majors develop creativity, critical thinking, presentation skills and a potfolio of work for academic transfer which also serves as a foundation for later professional practice.

Accreditation

Vincennes University is a fully accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD) which confers the highest standard of excellence on all Art and Design programs offered at VU.

As a member of the National Portfolio Day Association, (NPDA), Vincennes University's Art and Design department has a portfolio admissions requirement which must be met prior to the first year of studies in Art and Design at VU. The requirement can be met through: independent review with faculty or advisor, digital or online portfolio submission, or National Portfolio Day review with VU faculty.
 

Contact Us

Ron Wise, Chair

Art and Design Department, College of Humanities
Shircliff Humanities Building
1002 North First Street
VIncennes, IN 47591
812-888-4465
rwise@vinu.edu

 

Prospective Student Scholarship Application FALL 2018 

VU Juried Student Exhibition Information

VU Juried Student Exhibition Form Download

 

Faculty and Staff Profiles

 

Stephen Black

Professor of Art

MFA, MA, Printmaking, The University of Iowa
BFA, Printmaking, Colorado State University

Teaches Drawing I and II, Painting, Printmaking

812.888.6819 or sblack@vinu.edu

 

Arthur Fields

Assistant Professor of Art

MFA, Photography, Texas Woman's University
BFA, Digital Imaging, Washington University in St. Louis

Teaches Photography I and II, Art Appreciation, and is Director of the Shircliff Gallery

www.arthurfields.net

812.888.4316 or afields@vinu.edu

 

Stephanie Galli

Adjunct Faculty

MFA, Ceramics, Indiana University - Bloomington
BFA, Ceramics

Teaches Ceramics

www.stephaniegalli.com

812.888.4494 or sgalli@vinu.edu

 

William Meyer

Adjunct Faculty

MS, Indiana State University 
BS, Indiana State University
AS, Vincennes University

Teaches Art for Elementary Education, Design in Materials

812.888.5115 or wmeyer@vinu.edu

 

Pravin Sevak

Associate Professor of Art

Diploma in Graphic Design, National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad, India
BFA, Graphic Design, Gujarat University, Ahmedabad, India

Teaches 2D Design, Computer Art and Design, Graphic Design, Portfolio 

www.pravinsevak.com

812.888.4379 or psevak@vinu.edu

 

Brittany Sievers

Adjunct Faculty

MFA, Ceramics, Louisiana State University
BFA, Ceramics, Depauw University

Teaches 3D Design

www.brittanysievers.com

basievers@vinu.edu

 

Sarah Turney

Adjunct Faculty

MH, Art and Visual Media, Tiffin University
BA, Art History, Minor in Central Eurasion Studies, Indiana University - Bloomington
AS, Studio Art, Vincennes University

Teaches Art History I and II, Art Appreciation, Art for Elementary Teachers, Drawing I 

812.888.4135 or sturney@vinu.edu

 

 

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