As a Painting student, you’ll learn and experiment in spacious classrooms with plentiful
natural light. You’ll also have access to private personal studio spaces as well as
communal exhibition spaces and the program specific exhibition space Gallery 602, both equipped with expansive display walls and track-lighting.
Elsewhere on campus, you’ll have access to The Dow Center FlexLab, KCAD’s state-of-the-art digital fabrication facility featuring 3D printers and scanners,
laser cutting and vinyl cutting machines, wide format printers, and more; a spacious
and well-equipped woodshop, supervised by an experienced technician, at your disposal, with over 30 pieces of
equipment including table saws and a fully-ventilated walk-in spray paint and glue
room; the KCAD Library, which provides access to millions of books through the MeLCat shared library catalog
as well as access to specialized research databases and subscriptions to scholarly
journals; and much more.
KCAD also offers a number of summer travel/study experiences as well as internships
during the academic year and the summer. You’ll have the opportunity to pursue work
in a variety of settings, such as professional fine art studios, museums, and community
arts organizations, to name a few.