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Studio Art

The Studio Art program at Western combines hand-on studio practice with theory to foster an enriched artistic engagement in Photography, Printmaking, Sound, Video, Contemporary Media, Sculpture Drawing, and Painting. Hone your creative skills in our state-of-the-art facilities suited to traditional and emerging practices.

Please note: you do not need to submit a portfolio for all studio art courses -
The portfolio is only required for the Honors BFA stream.

BFA Studio Art Program (portfolio required)

Submit your portfolio to our BFA-degree program which culminates in the fourth year Practicum course where students make art in a dedicated studio space, work with a faculty advisor, stage an exhibition, produce a catalogue and develop the skills to professionalize their practice.


Featured courses


SA courses

Studio Art Courses include:

SA 1605: Advanced Visual Arts Foundation Studio
SA 2504Y: Art Now!
SA 2600F/G: Theories and Practices in Art History and Visual Culture
SA 2602A/B: Studio Seminar I
SA 2621: Introduction to Painting
SA 2650A/B: Introduction to Photography
SA 3630A/B: Print Media I
SA 3660A/B: Time-Based Media Art: Sound
SA 4605: Practicum
SA 4606A/B: Advanced Interdisciplinary Open Studio II

See all Studio Art Courses on the Academic Calendar:


Study Studio Art at Western University

Current Students

Please contact our Undergraduate Chair

Prof. T. Johnson
VAC 200D

Future Students

Apply to Western