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Haverford College
Department of Fine Arts
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Welcome to Fine Arts at Haverford

The philosophy of the Fine Arts Department centers on the concept that observational skills are the cornerstone of all visual art disciplines.

Cognition and processing of information are in fact key skills in any discipline, whether in the humanities or in the sciences. Studio classes are small and students from beginners to majors receive individual instruction. Every student is encouraged to develop the technical and analytical skills necessary to create artwork. The Fine Arts Department program is specifically geared towards enhancing visual perception. Such finely tuned skills can be of professional and personal benefit to any person.

Inside Fine Arts

  • Curriculum

    Curriculum

    Learn the basis of the academic programs of the Department of Fine Arts.
  • Disciplines

    Disciplines

    Focus your skills in Photography, Painting, Printmaking, Drawing or Sculpture through our rigorous program
  • Exhibitions

    Exhibitions

    Learn about current and past exhibitions coordinated by the Department of Fine Arts.
  • Publications

    Publications

    Purchase catalogs and books for Exhibitions.
  • Facilities

    Facilities

    Take a tour of the Fine Arts facilities, studio and exhibit spaces.

News

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    *** Please note the new date change of December 6th, 2014 as being the last viewing day for the exhibition

    Atrium Gallery, Marshall Fine Arts Center

    Opening reception
    October 24, 5:30 to 7:30pm

    October 24 to December 6th, 2014
    Mon-Fri 10-5, Sat-Sun 12-5
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  • THE FEMALE GAZE EXHIBITION IS CLOSING
    Date: DECEMBER 6, 2014
    Where: THE ATRIUM GALLERY MARSHALL FINE ARTS CENTER, HAVERFORD COLLEGE
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    Painting Student Plays Traditional Chinese Instrument
    During Professor Ying Li's afternoon painting class on November 18th, a student played a traditional Chinese Instrument, called the Piba.

    Haverford College is forever inspiring others to take an interest in the arts and culture.
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    Exhibition: Philadelphia Photographers: 1975 - 1985
    Where: Santa Bannon / Fine Art gallery located in Bethlehem, PA
    Dates: October 10th - November 21st, 2014

    We encourage you to visit Santa Bannon / Fine Art for the well-reviewed exhibition "Philadelphia Photographers: 1975-1985". William Williams, one of our photography faculty members and distinguished photographers, will be exhibiting at SB/FA, along with fifty other renowned photographers, until the 21st of November.
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