Why Choose Art at PPCC?
The PPCC Art Department has dedicated faculty who help students learn and apply creativity as they work on concept development, technical mastery, critical analysis and originality. PPCC’s art students exhibit their artwork at the college and professional venues, as well as interact with fellow artists and students from throughout the state.
What will I study?
As a PPCC art student, you will have the opportunity to learn more about:
- 2-D Visual art forms such as drawing, figure drawing, concepts of 2-D design, color theory, painting, print making and photography.
- 3-D Visual art forms such as concepts of 3-D design, ceramics, sculpture, jewelry and glass arts.
- Art history: Ancient to Medieval, Renaissance to Modern and 1900-Present.
Example Classes I Might Take
Art is a widely applicable concept that reaches into many career fields. As an art major you create a place for yourself in many industries, such as:
- Product Design
- Studio Artist
- Museum and Gallery Curation
Art is a technique of communication. The image is the most complete technique of all communication.
— Claes Oldenburg