Visual Art is taught in an immersive, studio and workshop-based environment that offers artists the opportunity to develop their technical and conceptual skills across a wide range of methodologies.
Study Visual Art at the VCA
Independently led studio practice is a focus of Visual Art at the VCA. Artists are expected to develop studio projects that require investigation and experimentation with a range of concepts, materials, techniques and processes.
Critical and theoretical studies and professional arts practice skills subjects provide you with the skills to pursue the practice of a professional working artist, and allow you to critically engage in the debates of contemporary visual art.
Regular student exhibitions and the annual end-of-year exhibitions form an important part of the discipline’s curriculum and offer the opportunity to engage the wider public in your work.Find visual art courses
Areas of study
At undergraduate level, artists work within four distinct mediums; Drawing and Printmaking, Painting, Photography, and Sculpture and Spatial Practice with opportunity to explore all mediums through related studies subjects. Graduate students’ practice incorporates the methods and ideas of a variety of mediums.
Associate Dean (Research)
Co-Director Creative Arts Therapies Research Unit
Graduate Coordinator MFA/PhD
Graduate Coursework Coordinator MCA/GCVA
Undergraduate, Honours and Breadth Staff
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Visual Art courses
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