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Studio Arts
is an academic program under the Department of Visual Arts in the School of The Arts at Irvine Valley College. The goal of the program is to provide students with the wide array of fundamentals in basic design, drawing, printmaking and painting. Focused on developing artistic vision and technique, the faculty in the program are working artists as well as skilled educators. The curriculum is designed for artists of all backgrounds and technical ability. For art majors, the studio art courses may be taken to satisfy the requirements for the Associate in Arts Degree in Art. As well, many of the studio art courses meet the general education requirements in fine arts.

Contact Directory

Joseph Poshek
Dean, School of the Arts
T: 949-451-5650

Sr. Admin. Assistant, School of the Arts
T: 949-451-5453
F: 949-451-5775

Julie Kirk
Academic Chair, Art