Harris Center for the Arts

Harris Center
for the Arts


Three Stages

  • Looking for open classes?

    Looking for open classes?

    Spring classes are available! Click on the photo for info.
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  • Spring begins

    Spring begins

    The Spring semester starts Jan. 14-23. Click on the photo for helpful tips to prepare!
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  • Auditions for Spring Play

    Auditions for Spring Play

    Falcon’s Eye Theatre auditions for its spring production of "Cyrano" Jan. 30
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  • Social Justice Spring

    Social Justice Spring

    FLC presents "100 Days of Social Change" activities this spring
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  • Advanced Education

    Advanced Education

    High School students: Earn college credit now!
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  • It Pays to Stay

    It Pays to Stay

    Need a little mid-term encouragement? Know that the education you are getting now WILL pay off.
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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.