USM Art Department

Minor in Book Arts

See Program Requirements.

The minimum number of art and art history credits (exclusive of the University's Core curriculum) required for the minor: 21

The minor consists of the following:

Studio Art Foundation select two courses (6 credits)

  • ART 141 Surface, Space, Time (2D)
  • ART 142 Surface, Space, Time (3D)
  • ART 151 Fundamentals of Perceptual Drawing

Art History Course (3 credits)

  • ARH 112 Art History: Renaissance to the Present

Upper Level  Courses (12 credits)

  • ART 241 The Visual Book: Form and Content

Select two courses from:

  • ART 341 The Visual Book: Historical Influences on Contemporary Artist's Books
  • ART 342 Book Arts at Stone House (may be taken numerous times)
  • ART 344 New Media Artist's Books

Required Advanced Studio:

  • ART 441 The Visual Book 3: Advanced Studio in Book Arts



Sarah Baldwin, waves_Lake Kezar

January 22-March 1

Art Gallery, Gorham Campus

Opening Reception: Thursday, Jan. 22 from 5-7 p.m.
Artist Talks 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Free and open to the public.

Above: Sarah Baldwin '11, waves_Lake Kezar

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