Department of Art and Design

Art History


The study of art history explores how societies and individuals have used the visual arts to convey the ideas and values that were important to them. (Read more...)

Facilities - Visual Studies

Visual Studies

The visual studies program incorporates work inside and outside the traditional classroom setting. The primary lab studio includes work spaces as well as critique areas for discussion and production. There are also ample technological resources for students work in video, sound, curatorial, and digital image-based media. Community-based workspaces and installations facilitate students working collectively and interpretively with their civic environment.

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