West Valley College
14000 Fruitvale Avenue, Saratoga, CA 95070 • Phone (408) 867-2200
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The Art Department at WVC offers coursework in a variety of media including drawing, painting, design, sculpture, ceramics, photography, art history, computer arts and animation.

Photo of girl Painting in class

 About The Art Department:

Our facilities include a bronze foundry, state-of-the art computer labs and lecture halls, ceramics, painting, and drawing studios and the Student Center Art Gallery.

  Searchable list of open sections by IGETC/CSU transfer reqs.

NEW A.A.Transfer Degree (ADT) "Roadmaps" of suggested course sequence:
Studio Art
Art History

For more info: http://westvalley.edu/services/academic-success/transfercenter/degree-for-transfer.html

Note:  The Associate Degree for Transfer can be seen as a minimum requirement for acceptance as a junior to CSU/UC and other transfer institutions. Many programs require additional portfolio reviews once accepted to the university. We recommend using the ADT as a great starting point, and adding as much extra art media experience that your course schedule will allow, in addition to the GE requirements.

 

NEW:   Painting Workshop offered on Saturdays from 10am – 3pm in Art 38 with Mark Nobriga begins 4/11-5/23.

Offered to painters who have some painting experience and would like to work independently in a relaxed cooperative open studio setting. Students will have studio space where they can work, exchange ideas, and give each other feedback.

Supervisor on premises. No storage of artwork provided.

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