Push traditional boundaries. Critique work in political and cultural contexts. Reevaluate the artist's role in society.

 Linda Moncada talks about studying fine arts studio at MCAD.


Are you a creative maker? Do you prefer to work with more than just one medium? Have you ever thought about a career in visual arts?

As a Fine Arts Studio Major You Will:

  • Craft a program based on your own individual background and aspirations
  • Hone your technical and conceptual artistic skills
  • Gain foundational skills in a variety of creative media
  • Acquire the skills and knowledge for a professional career in fine arts

Tell Me More about Fine Arts Studio at MCAD

Student Work

Alumni Spotlight

Ben Severns ’11

“MCAD taught me to adapt. It taught me how to take lemons and make wild berry iced tea."

Faculty Spotlight

Natasha Pestich

Natasha Pestich, Professor

Natasha Pestich is a Minneapolis artist and educator. She has developed an innovative curriculum in the study of printmaking, attracting the attention of the Mid-America Printmaking Journal for whom she has written an article on education.