Department of Art and Design



Through a sequence of six courses, students explore the expressive, descriptive, and conceptual potential of printed art making in today's world. (Read more...)

Facilities - Illustration

Illustration Classroom

Illustration Room Light Table


Illustration Classroom

Computer Lab

Illustration Classroom

Illustration Studio Space

BFA Studios

Illustration Studio Space

Classes in the illustration program are held in the illustration and painting studios as well as computer labs in Calder Art Center. These diverse facilities help students cultivate the technical proficiency necessary to develop their individual artistic focus and personal approach to the field. Many students in the illustration emphasis have personal studio spaces in a common room that encourage informal discussions between peers.

Department of Art and Design, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan