The Mesaros Galleries are currently closed due to the temporary suspension of in-person activities on campus.
2020 MFA and BFA Exhibitions on display virtually
The School of Art & Design has gotten creative in ways to bring art out of the
Mesaros Galleries and into the homes of viewers during this time. The 2020 MFA
and BFA Exhibitions are now on display virtually.
Creative Arts Center renamed in honor of Canady leadership gift
When students return to campus, the beloved home of the College of Creative Arts will
have a new name in honor of a leadership gift from the Valerie Canady Charitable
Foundation. Beginning today, the former Creative Arts Center will be known
as the Loulie, Valerie and William Canady Creative Arts Center.
Art and Environment course available online for Summer 2020
This summer, the School of Art & Design is offering Art and Environment, a three-credit multidisciplinary graduate and undergraduate studio/seminar course open to all university students. It is designed to increase awareness of the relationship between studio artists and the environment. This course will include readings, discussions, lectures, presentations and screenings that examine the natural world as media, catalyst, and content.
ART 380/580 Art and Environment SUMMER 2020 Web-based CRN: 52789/52790
Become a Mountaineer
All degree programs in the School of Art & Design, with the exception of Art
History and Interactive Design for Media, require a portfolio review.
The WVU College of Creative Arts welcomes you to browse our resources from the 2020 Virtual Decide WVU day. Learn more about WVU's audition and portfolio review day process, check out panoramas of our educational spaces and learn the next steps for application that
will help you prepare for your official audition or review during your senior year.