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MFA Studio Art with a Concentration in Drawing & Painting

University of North Texas
This broad and intensive terminal degree experience focuses on intellectual and creative growth through drawing and painting, fostering the students' practice and preparing them for a lifetime of accomplishment and meaningful contribution as culture creators. The program emphasizes critical and artistic growth through the evolution of rigorous studio practice and frames the individual needs of each student through the development of conceptual, aesthetic, and advanced technical skills.

The Studio Art M.F.A. program with a concentration in Drawing and Painting integrates creative research, contemporary theory, and studio practice culminating in a solo exhibition.

In the College of Visual Arts and Design, students participate in methodologies across disciplines while engaging in the critical practice of the fine arts. Housed in a world-class Tier 1 research institution, CVAD is a short drive from the vibrant cultural capitals of Dallas and Fort Worth along with a thriving art scene in Denton.

Our graduate programs are led by active artists, critics and educators who are recognized nationally and internationally for their intellectual and creative research. The studio art faculty are passionate and work to ensure that students realize their potential. We are proud of the diverse means of research modes and art-making processes in our program and the many successes of our M.F.A. graduates who make their impact through creative inquiry, scholarship and innovation.

Our M.F.A. students are passionate, skilled, dedicated and have a unique vision.

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Requirements

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3 years

Duration

Aug 2024

Start Month

Jul 2024

Application Deadline

Upcoming Intakes

  • August 2024
  • August 2025
  • January 2025
  • August 2026
  • January 2026

Mode of Study

  • Full Time