Loyola University Maryland

Department of Fine Arts

Studio Art Learning Aims

Students with a studio arts concentration will demonstrate a mastery in the following areas:

  1. Familiarity with the concepts and materials of the visual arts and the ability  to communicate and analyze the significance of their own work and the works of others.
  2. Acquisition of technical skills in drawing, painting, printmaking, mixed media art, three-dimensional art, and digital technology.
  3. A mastery of the creative and manual skills required for solving two- and three-dimensional design problems.
    The ability to conduct a critical dialogue between personal work and the larger art historical tradition.
  4. A sound preparation for entering the professional work force or pursuing graduate study.
Barnaby Nygren
Faculty

Barnaby Nygren, Ph.D.

Dr. Nygren likes to get students out of the classroom and into art museums, and aims to show them how art skills are applicable—and valuable—for their future careers

Fine Arts
Students holding sticks and wearing white clothes in a roman setting
Academic Opportunities

Waiting in the wings

Student troupes explore the world of theater, and gain production experience, and bring classic and contemporary works to life on Loyola's stage.