Interdisciplinary range of programs from experience, interaction and graphic design to animation, photography and video art to art and art history.
Cutting-edge range of programs from Information Design and Visualization to Studio Art.
Choose contemporary and fine arts electives, a BFA, or MFA program in partnership with the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Engage with the world through co-op and global experiences.
Welcome to the Department of Art + Design
The work of artists and designers informs and forms cultures, benefits society, and empowers the global marketplace of ideas. Drawing from a broad range of disciplines and experiential opportunities across the globe, the Department of Art + Design teaches visual fluency in today’s technology-driven world and transforms talented and dedicated students into multidimensional professionals and artists.
Our students hone their artistic abilities and also learn how to channel them into a professional environment, enabling them to create a life out of their passions. Our curriculum is complemented by immersive opportunities to study abroad and gain professional experience, with global programs from Europe to Cuba and an exceptional range of cooperative education (co-op) partners.
Fri, Jul 15, 2016-Sun, Sep 18, 2016
Fri, Oct 07, 2016 5:00 pm-8:00 pm
Brian Fountaine, The art of science
In Harvard summer program, soldier-turned-scholar finds inspiration in research. Brian Fountaine’s (BFA in Graphic Design, AMD’17) sketchpad is filled with …
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Data visualization illustrates the rise and fall of campus energy consumption
Kristian Kloeckl, Design faculty and his graduate students have created two interactive data visualizations that reveal how the bustling activity on …
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