Visual Arts Electives

Graphic Design ElectivesGraphic Design Electives

Graphic Design electives enhance students’ knowledge of traditional print design with exposure to a variety of media creation methods and platforms.

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Painting and Drawing ElectivesPainting & Drawing Electives

Drawing and painting courses are fundamental ingredients of every BFA student’s visual arts education.

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PhotographyPhotography

Photography electives offered through the School of Visual Arts provide a selection of courses ranging from traditional black-and-white film-based photography, to digital, using the latest RAW image capture techniques.

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PrintmakingPrintmaking

Printmaking courses span both traditional and contemporary techniques including etching, relief, lithography, monotype, screen, book arts, photo-processes, and digital printmaking.

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Welding, Glassblowing, and CeramicsSculpture Electives

The Boston University School of Visual Arts is committed to giving students practical experience in a variety of sculptural mediums.

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Site Specific ArtSite-Specific Art

This course aims to instruct students in the professional practice of making site-specific art commissions for public and private clients.

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