Academics
University of Massachusetts Boston Department of Art

Art Department

Welcome to the Art Department, where we offer an array of courses in the history of Western and East Asian art and architecture, as well as studio courses in video, digital imaging, sculpture, printmaking, photography, and painting. Students have the opportunity to develop their talents and learn techniques to create art as well as acquiring the critical skills to understand visual culture in its historical context.


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Richard Anderson

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