School of Art
The MSUM School of Art will teach you the basic principles of art, instruct you in the use of a wide variety of materials, encourage the investigation of the creative processes, and provide a framework for understanding the field of art in the historic and contemporary context. This knowledge forms the basic visual and conceptual vocabulary that is used to explore your personal expression.
Celebrate Art at the Spring BFA ExhibitsEach semester, exhibitions showcasing works by graduating Fine Arts and Design students receiving Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degrees are featured in MSUM’s art gallery. The exhibits include a range of media including painting, drawing and illustration, printmaking, graphic design, photography, ceramics and sculpture. The BFA Exhibition combines the creative and critical fine art practice of School of Art students […]
MSUM students take home ADDY awardsMSUM graphic design and film students were recognized at the 2023 North Dakota American Advertising Federation's (AAF-ND) Awards show on Feb. 24, 2023.
School of Art Professors Catalog Signing March 5MSUM School of Art professors Brad Bachmeier and Zhimi Guan will discuss their collaborative exhibition and sign catalogs at the Rourke Art Museum on Sunday, March 5 from 2 – 3:30 p.m. More information about the exhibition at www.theRourke.org or at the Rourke Museum’s facebook page.
School of Art Professor Anna Sigridur Arnar organizes panel on Artists in Conflict Zones for New York conferenceOn February 17, 2023 Anna Sigrídur Arnar, School of Art, will be convening an academic panel at the annual College Art Association in New York. As a member of the International Committee of the organization, she and co-chair Dr. Tenley Bick of Florida State University will convene the panel titled “Aesthetics of Resistance: Artists Respond to Armed Conflict at Home” […]
Bachmeier and Guan Exhibit together at Rourke Art MuseumBachmeier and Guan collaborative exhibition at Rourke Art Museum Professors Brad Bachmeier and Zhimi Guan’s 2nd collaborative exhibition, “Convergence/Transcendence,” is on display at the Rourke Art Museum now through March 19. The exhibit debuted with a member preview Friday, Jan. 27 and the public opening on Sunday the 29th. Art critic, historian and writer Pamela Sund collaborated with the Rourke […]
MSUM School of Art faculty have years of experience teaching and creating various forms of art. They're passionate about what they do and eager to share their knowledge with you.
Embrace diversity, challenges, opportunities, unique experiences while continuing to produce incredible results. Join student organizations, show your work in MSUM's gallery, and more.
MSUM's Roland Dille Center for the Art houses a regionally-renowned gallery which exhibits art created by regional and national artists, as well as university faculty and students.
Minnesota State University Moorhead is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Art and Design (NASAD). It is one of seven NASAD-accredited institutions in Minnesota.