Department of Art and Design

Metalsmithing and Jewelry


Whether they adopt traditional or contemporary practices, students gain an understanding of the art, its historical context and business practices. (Read more...)

Facilities - Painting


BFA Studio

Painting Work Area

Painting BFA Studio

The painting facilities at GVSU include three large purpose-built classrooms. Each studio has ample natural light and offers specialized lighting for figure painting. Students have access to the woodshop to fashion supports for their work. The program also has a dedicated common room for group critiques. Students pursuing a BFA in this program have individual studios.

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