Fine Arts

StudentDescription

In an atmosphere of creativity and commitment students acquire practical techniques while engaging in a critical discourse that develops an understanding of the importance, diversity and richness of the arts in Northern New Mexico as well as in the world. The department offers an associate of fine arts degree and several different certificates within the various areas of the department. Courses are offered in the studio arts, applied arts and crafts, art history, dance, media arts, music and theater. 

 Chair: Sarah Stolar   sstolar@unm.edu

Degrees Offered in Fine Arts 

Current Courses Offerings

Schedule as of June 6, 2020

Film and Digital Arts

FDMA 2286 - Activating Digital Space

This class introduces students to the techniques of dramatic narrative and how those techniques can inform a visual grammar where form follows function. Prerequisite: 1210.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
800 29051 Laboratory Peter Walker - pedrowalker@unm.edu 3 3
Fees: $25

Art History

ARTH 1120 - Intro Art

A beginning course in the fundamental concepts of the visual arts; the language of form and the media of artistic expression. Readings and slide lectures supplemented by museum exhibition attendance. Meets New Mexico General Education Curriculum Area 7: Arts and Design.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
CANCELLED
800
28057 Lecture Staff 3 30
Fees: $25
801 29050 Lecture Paula C King - pk1ng@unm.edu 3 16
Fees: $25

Art Studio

ARTS 2340 - Raku

This course introduces the principles of Raku firing, post firing, and alternative firing techniques and the process of making simple Raku glazes. Prerequisite: 1310.

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
CANCELLED
800
28066 Combined Lecture/Lab Staff 3 16
Fees: $75
ARTS 2996 - ST:

Sections
# CRN Time/Location Instructor Credits Seats Available
CANCELLED
800
28067 Lecture Staff 3 14
Fees: $100
CANCELLED
801
28068 Lecture Staff 1 16
Fees: $245
CANCELLED
802
28069 Lecture Staff 3 1
CANCELLED
803
28070 Lecture Staff 1 1