More from the Department of Art:

Student sketching

Studio Art Foundations

The Studio Art Foundations coursework presents a wide variety of textural, tactile, and physical processes and materials relevant to all areas of emphasis.


Student sculpting a spiky arm guard

Integrated Media

Integrated Media is a pool of thematic-based electives supported by the Department of Art to provide a broad base of technical and conceptual skills that can be applied to a wide range of creative activities, not specific to one particular concentration.


Student designing an object out of cardboard

Individualized Degree Program (IDP)

The Individualized Degree Program (IDP) offers students the opportunity to design specific, interdisciplinary degree programs to meet educational goals not met by other majors or minors at the University.


Student with a blowtorch metalworking

Courses for Non-art Majors

The Department of Art offers the opportunity for all students to explore their artistic side. Non-art majors are welcome in any studio art or art history course for which they meet all prerequisites.


Students in Morocco: study abroad

Study Abroad

New and special courses offered throughout the year, look at our Study Abroad opportunities.


Thomas Evans, aka DETOUR, a lecturer for the Visiting Artist, Scholar & Designer Program

Visiting Artist, Scholar & Designer Program

The Visiting Artist, Scholar & Designer Program fosters participation and collaboration within the University and with the MSU Denver community.



Department of Art

Office Location:
Auraria Campus Arts Building
First Floor, Suite 187

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Mailing Address:

Metropolitan State University of Denver
Department of Art
Campus Box 59
P.O. Box 173362
Denver, CO 80217-3362

Shipping Address:

Metropolitan State University of Denver
Department of Art
1201 5th Street
Denver, CO 80204