Painting and Drawing
Granted By: Indiana University
Academic Unit: IU Herron School of Art and Design
Degree(s): Master of Fine Arts
Overview: Herrons new M.F.A. in Painting and Drawing concentrates on contemporary approaches. The program recognizes the importance of refining the mastery of technical strategies and formal issues balanced with the encouragement of individual artistic styles and thematic interests. Graduate students in Painting and Drawing will have an opportunity to continue developing approaches that are anchored in past traditions. The program is also supportive of those who wish to push boundaries through the exploration of interdisciplinary approaches and installation art. By offering a creative and supportive environment, Herrons M.F.A. in Visual Arts with an emphasis in Painting and Drawing strives to advance graduate students skills and ideas as they engage dynamically in the practice of media with historically rich traditions.