The Department of Fine Arts
Welcome to the HOME page of the Department of Fine Arts. Our innovative curriculum combines traditional skills with new technologies and encourages individual expression. The department’s faculty is comprised of highly credentialed educators who are also active artists. Faculty members sell, publish, and exhibit both nationally and internationally. Faculty passion for their discipline includes a deep desire to teach what they know to the next generation.
With just over 120 students, the Department offers small class sizes, individualized attention and a friendly, cooperative environment. In addition to large and well equipped studios, students have a wide range of opportunities outside the classroom including, trips to New York, Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington DC, as well as annual international travel (past destinations have included, Italy, China, Jamaica and France).
The Hundred-Seven just recognized UMES Fine Arts as one of the top 20 art programs at an HBCU!!!