Studio Art

Departmental Website

http://www.eiu.edu/art/art_history_minors.php

Overview

The Studio Art Minor offers the student the opportunity to study various two- or three-dimensional art mediums (drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, metalsmithing, and sculpture).

Hours Required

25 semester hours

Course Catalog Listing

http://catalog.eiu.edu/preview_program.php?catoid=25&poid=3803

Study Abroad Opportunities

EIU Art Study Abroad Program - Summer 2015

Indonesia - http://www.eiu.edu/artdept/StudyAbroadIndonesiauntitled.php

Italy - http://www.eiu.edu/artdept/StudyAbroadItaly.php

Student Professional Organizations

Art Association

To search for scholarship opportunities please visit http://www.eiu.edu/scholarships/

Faculty Listing

http://www.eiu.edu/art/faculty.php

Faculty Research Interests

Studio Art Faculty:

Asst. Prof. Matthew Boonstra - Medium to large scale, gallery sculpture.

Prof. Jenny Chi - Specialize in the area of figurative art. The creative theme of recent work is based on Greek Mythology in a style of Romantic Realism.

Assoc. Prof. Ann Coddington - Utilizes fiber techniques from the traditional craft of basketry to create sculptural expressions that explore how life experiences are sensed, evinced, accumulated and stored in the body.

Prof. David Griffin - Jewelry and hollowware design.

Prof. Chris Kahler - Creative work is focused on painting. Areas of expertise include oils, acrylic and watercolor.

Instructor, Bo Kim - Creative work is focused on painting. Areas of expertise include oils, acrylic and watercolor.

Prof. Dwain Naragon - The focus of creative work in ceramics is centered around the use of the potters wheel to create vessel forms and tiles in both stoneware and porcelain clays.

Asst. Prof. Alan Pocaro - Creative work is focused on painting and digital art. Areas of expertise include oils, acrylic and watercolor.

Instructor, Kasey Ramirez - Printmaking media of intaglio and lithography.

Department of Studio Art, Doudna Fine Arts Center 2670
Contact Name: David Griffin
Contact Email: dfgriffin@eiu.edu
Web: http://www.eiu.edu/art/art_history_minors.php