Visual Arts

Courses in the Visual Arts explore a variety of media and thematic perspectives in traditional and contemporary art making with a focus on their contribution to the community and culture and the ways they can raise self-awareness. As a vital component of a fully realized liberal arts education, visual arts at Bowdoin can provide our students with a greater capacity for creative engagement, intellectual flexibility and critical thinking, regardless of the path they choose to follow after college.

Faculty Gallery

Faculty GalleryRecent work by the Visual Arts faculty

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Student Gallery

Student GalleryStudents have the opportunity to exhibit their work in a number of galleries that are open to the public at large.
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Calendar of Events

Calendar of EventsLectures, Visiting Artists, Workshops, and more

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Bowdoin Visual Arts AlumniMany alumni have continued their academic pursuit in Visual Arts by applying it directly to their career.

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