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Ying Li in a Fine Arts class Professor of Fine Arts Ying Li instructs a student during a painting class.

Fine Arts at Haverford

The Fine Arts at Haverford emphasize the individual. Studio classes are small and all students—from beginners to declared majors—receive individual, focused instruction, and are encouraged to develop the physical and critical skills necessary to create art.

Ying Li in a Fine Arts class Professor of Fine Arts Ying Li instructs a student during a painting class.

Fine Arts at Haverford

The Fine Arts at Haverford emphasize the individual. Studio classes are small and all students—from beginners to declared majors—receive individual, focused instruction, and are encouraged to develop the physical and critical skills necessary to create art.

Christine Sun Kim, Mellon Artist-in-residence Previous Mellon Artist-in-residence Christine Sun Kim performs during the gallery opening for What Can a Body Do? Photo: Noelia Hobeika '13

Mellon Creative Residencies

The Mellon Creative Residencies Program ignites vibrant engagements between students, faculty, and visiting artists through sustained, dynamic residencies, inside the classroom and out. This fall Haverford hosts a group of renowned artists who will explore topics ranging from memory and … Continue reading

A portrait of Michael "RJ" Rushmore '14, painted on a building by street artist Elbow-Toe. A portrait of Michael "RJ" Rushmore '14, painted on a building by street artist Elbow-Toe.

Street Art Authority

The May issue of PAPER magazine featured a piece on RJ (Michael) Rushmore ’14, who has turned his Vandalog website,which he runs from his dormroom, into an important chronicle of street art around the world. Read “Street Art Authority” in … Continue reading

Interpreting Displacement Students study the work of Sofia Vivado '16 during the premiere of Interpreting Displacement in James House. Photo: Debbie Leter '15

Interpreting Displacement

James House is a student-governed home for the arts, open to all members of the Haverford community, at all hours of the day. The space is a comfortable, relaxed place for art-inclined students to hang out.

Branded Head, Hank Willis Thomas Branded Head, 2003, LightJet Print, 20 x 30 inches. Courtesy the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York.

OPP: Other People’s Property

OPP: Other People’s Property Opening Night: Friday, January 25, 2013 5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery Curated by Kalia Brooks, OPP: Other People’s Property surveys the work of photo conceptual artist Hank Willis Thomas. Details »