Department of Art + Design
The Drawing Arena offers approximately 1700 square feet of dedicated studio space. Its circular construction facilitates varied studio activities and fosters student-faculty engagement. An illuminated platform is centrally located and provides a raised base for still-life set-ups and figure models. A second story balcony circles the studio and expands available vantage points as well as provides limited storage space for large format projects. An adjacent 1500 square foot multi-disciplinary studio provides additional studio space for studio research in Two-dimensional processes. Each studio is equipped with a range of instructional equipment including metal easels, drawing horses and drawing tables.