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This is more than art school

The Department of Studio Art at Indiana University offers unparalleled art programs enriched by the diversity and resources of a world-class university.

We have been nurturing creative minds since 1895, and we continue to shape the next generation of innovators, leaders, and artists.

Top 20public art and design programs, U.S. News & World Report

#5best graduate universities for designers, Linkedin

175Ksquare feet of state-of-the-art facilities

We nurture bold + critical-thinking creatives

Artists of the 21st century are able to adapt to any environment and draw on their creative talents in any role. As part of the College of Arts and Sciences—IU’s largest and most diverse unit—a degree in studio art prepares graduates with the liberal arts skills for fulfilling work in a wide spectrum of careers.

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Six buildings + 175,000 square feet dedicated to art

The Department of Studio Art spaces include studios, classrooms, and galleries across six buildings, offering endless opportunities for self-discovery and innovative research.

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