The visual arts program at Le Moyne College offers a variety of courses in diverse disciplines, including sculpture, ceramics, drawing, painting, illustration, as well as black and white, color and studio photography. These courses intend to enrich the liberal arts education of all students, from all majors and disciplines, with the belief that every individual has something creatively unique to offer. The courses encourage students to explore and develop their personal creativity, and ultimately to take pride and pleasure in their artistic achievements.
Students have numerous opportunities to exhibit their work, including the annual Student Art Show at the Wilson Art Gallery and various exhibitions in the Performing Arts Center gallery. Other opportunities include membership in the art club and internships in the visual arts program.
The Le Moyne College Visual Arts facilities consist of a variety of well equipped spaces. The digital photography lab has a full set of both Macs and PC's equipped with current versions of Adobe Photoshop, as well as wide format professional Epson printers. The photography studio is supplied with a full set of studio backdrops and lighting equipment. Digital SLR cameras are available to all students on a loan basis.
The sculpture and ceramics studio consists of over 500 square feet of space that houses a well equipped wood shop, two electric kilns, as well as ample work and storage space for all students. It is directly connected to the drawing, painting and illustration studio which houses professional grade easels, flat storage, and all the essential equipment the college artist requires.