USM Art Department

USM ART is a nationally accredited program that provides students with a rigorous studio experience, historical understanding of the complexity of art practices, and the critical skills needed to become informed visual artists, art educators and art historians. Learn more about USM Art Department.

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2019 BA & BFA Exhibition

April 11 - May 1, USM Art Gallery, Gorham Campus. Opening Reception: Thursday, April 18, 6-8 p.m.
Best in Show

Congratulations to All the Art Student Award Recipients at this year's Student Juried Exhibition

At this year's Student Juried Exhibition Opening Reception on Thursday, March 14th, 28 Students were honored by having their work(s) selected by this year's Jurors.

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Where Do USM Art Students Go After Graduation?

If you were wondering what students do with a Liberal Arts degree, see what some USM Art Department Graduates are doing today.
Hannah Barnes

The Art Department has hired Hannah Barnes as a full-time faculty member for painting and drawing.

We are very happy to announce that Hannah Barnes will be joining the Art Department full-time beginning fall 2019.
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Expand the Scope of Your Experience with a Digital Media and Design Minor

Combining this minor with an Art Major prepares students with knowledge and skills pertinent to the "real world" applications of digital communication and design.
Art Scholarship Recipients spring 2018

Last Year the Art Department Awarded 3 Art Students Scholarships - This Year 6 Art Students are Receiving Scholarships for the next Academic Year.

See what Scholarships are Available for Art Students and how to help grow Scholarships for Art students.