Harris Center for the Arts

Harris Center
for the Arts


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    Spring classes are available! Semester starts week of Jan. 13. Click on the photo for info.
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    The Spring semester starts Jan. 13-22. Click on the photo for helpful tips to prepare!
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  • Scholarships

    Scholarships

    Variety of scholarship opportunities offered - deadline March 1
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  • Auditions for Spring Play

    Auditions for Spring Play

    Falcon’s Eye Theatre auditions for its spring production of "Hair" Jan. 29
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    Innovation Fellows

    FLC students named to Stanford's prestigious University Innovation Fellows program
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Visual Arts Department

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Visual Arts Department at Folsom Lake College is to prepare students for transfer and careers in the arts by:

  • promoting excellence in the arts providing a comprehensive education in art history, studio art, photography, and graphic communication.
  • giving every student a solid foundation of concepts and skills that will lead to an open exploration of the historic, aesthetic, fine and applied aspects of the visual arts.
  • providing students with a thorough understanding of artistic heritage.
  • stimulating students' imaginations and inspiring their creativity.
  • fostering critical and analytical thinking.
  • educating students in current methodologies and techniques.