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Art and Graphic Design

Integrating fine arts and liberal arts

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Augustana offers a major and minor in studio art, a major in art education, and a major and minor in graphic design.

Careers and internships

很多影楼艺术类专业研究生的工作在一个特定的艺术流派或在诸如艺术管理和教育,艺术治疗,医疗插图或博物馆工作领域的职业生涯做准备。一些学生双学位的,如艺术史,心理学,生物学,教育或业务领域或轻微。

Art-related internships are available to integrate these areas, and faculty advisors work with students to help them apply their talents to future goals.

Graphic design majors and minors have launched their careers in museum marketing and design for news and industry. Art education students are employed in public and private schools.

应届毕业生

Amanda (Ebert) Murphy '17 (graphic design) is a marketing product specialist with Parksite in Batavia, Ill.

艾米丽新郎'17 (art) is attending a Special Program in School Psychology at Western Illinois University.

贝基brosch '17 (graphic design) is a clinical research coordinator at Washington University School of Medicine.

莫琳·乔伊斯'17 (graphic design) is a marketing coordinator and graphic designer with Performance Food Group in Davenport.

妮基拉德罗夫'15 (graphic design) is the creative director at Audentio in Rockford, Ill.

贾森汉格斯特'14 (graphic design) is self-employed and the owner of Jasehen.

yarn-bomb

学生在艺术和平面设计在2019年总部设在俄亥俄州艺术家卡罗尔胡默尔,谁擅长纱技术的春天创造了墙上的这个“纱炸弹”的艺术建筑外,参观校园,让他们开始。她来到四城市2017年在奥古斯塔,朗费罗学校和菲格艺术博物馆的第一丝炸弹公益项目。

Kelvin Mason, glass plate for printmaking
Kelvin Mason, associate professor, shows students how to make a glass plate for printmaking.

Studio art majors choose a focus in one of seven areas: ceramics, drawing, painting, photography and sculpture, fibers and printmaking.

Graphic design majors have a traditional fine arts foundation, which focuses on creative problem-solving. Courses in art history and a survey of contemporary graphic designers add perspective to the major.

开始类只有15-20人,而上层的课程一般都比较小。密切师生关系是手工工作尤其重要,例如工作室艺术。学生在学习部门通过艺术的形式要件来表达自己的思想和情感,而在同一时间获得艺术的更大的社会和学科背景的理解。国际术语通常包括在课程中艺术班。

与教员密切合作,学生来自全国各地的文科教育融入学习来完成他们的项目,其中包括一个写好作文,并公开介绍。在的高峰体验结束后,学生们的工作组合,他们考研或就业准备使用。

The art department is housed in three buildings: the art building, the pottery/sculpture studio and the Abbey art studios. These buildings house separate facilities for painting, fibers, 2D design, weaving, ceramics, sculpture, photography, drawing and wheel-throwing.

The ceramics studio has a wood fire kiln and a rolling gas car kiln, the kinds of high-quality kilns generally available only to graduate students.

艺术云顶集团官网教学博物馆有专职人员,并且是美术课容易接近。通过巡回展览和广泛的永久收藏,学生欣赏艺术作为课堂讨论的主要文本的原创作品,以及对自己的工作灵感。

Augustana sponsors an on-campus community program called Kaleidoscope, offering short-term art classes and workshops for children. Many art and art education students serve as teachers and aides for Kaleidoscope, gaining experience for their future work.

什么学生说

Elena Scherer ’13, graphic design and multimedia journalism and mass communication majors:

Currently senior user experience designer with Superside in the Netherlands

(On winning graphic design awards for her work on the Augustana Observer at the annual Illinois College Press Association conference in 2013)
“我认为报纸会在有真正好的设计的方向,因为它有助于在更有效地获取信息。如果我能传达故事是关于在图形没有什么扭转它在任何不同的方向或者出偏差,这是一个成功的图形。”

Holly Gore ’11, art education and studio art majors:

Currently art teacher at Chicago International Charter School-West Belden Campus

“当我来到奥古斯塔,我很感兴趣,教学和创造我自己的艺术。我不知道,我将能够翻番,这些地区主要是因为我在其他高校它甚至不是一种选择被告知。因为我来到奥古斯塔,努力策划了这一切,我毕业了既专业,是的高级艺术展的一部分!除了我的家人和朋友,这是帮助我实现我的梦想任教。教授真正了解你,在这里关心你。我有这么多的会议和精彩的对话与教授;我不知道在哪里我现在是没有他们。艺术系一直帮助我找到一种方法,使双方的专业工作。我们必须规划出类,并确保我找到了一种方法到这些类,更不用提多少,他们帮助我提高我的作品!教育部门还帮助指导我极大。我的导师是惊人的教授和导师。教育部门帮助我塑造成一个了不起的人,教师;我很感激他们。”

Jeff Chin '10, studio art and communication studies

Currently creative director with Road To Infamy Games and a freelance video editor, Chicago

“我在奥古斯塔时间,我是三个设计实习部分和奥古斯塔网络公会,在这里我发展我的技能,在网页设计和客户端的交互。正是这些经历,让我有信心成为一个专业的图形和网页设计师,也开始我的自由职业设计生涯“。

Kristina DeRycke '10, studio art and biology; M.S., biomedical visualization, University of Illinois at Chicago

Currently medical media program manage with Children's Hospital Colorado, Denver

“我受过教育,我相信赶超最多。不仅没有奥古斯塔积极准备在我的研究中,它开辟了最佳的实习机会,让我在。我已经选择了一个场,这是非常小的德克萨斯医疗中心都想要一个,但充满了各种机会,特别是在世界,逐渐变得更加数字化和基于视觉的“。

Liz Wierzbicki '10, studio art and mathematics; M.F.A, visual art, Herron School of Art and Design, 印第安纳波利斯

Currently an instructor at Purdue University and Herron School of Art and Design; resident artist at D'Clinic studio, Slovenia

"Augustana helped me better develop my interests and skills and assisted me in determining the career and life I wish to pursue. I advise students to pursue their true interests in subjects and not just major in something that will translate easily into a job. Do what you love."

贾森汉格斯特'14, graphic design

Owner, Create Design by Jasen Hengst, Rock Island

“奥古斯塔和我参观其他学校之间的简单区别:奥古斯塔让我觉得希望和欢迎,所以我去哪里我觉得想我惊讶地发现我感兴趣的多学科的不仅仅是我的专业,像宗教,计算机。科学,创意写作,摄影和心理学。我已经有一些“啊哈”的时刻,其中i连接的其他研究,我可以在我的设计工具。”

Kelsey Kammerzelt '15, graphic design and communication studies; art minor

Currently brand logistics manager with Prodigious Worldwide, Chicago

“我一开始是一个生物学/医学预科专业,然后我完全翻转了我的决定,改变了我的主要处理艺术。我的高峰体验是当我决定转专业。虽然它在当时是可怕的,它开了很多门对我来说,我把自己推与我的教授的帮助下,直接跳转至一个新的领域和新的学科。我从未想过我会这么幸运,有机会...我从来不敢梦想当我第一次在奥古斯塔开始“。

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