The USF College of the Arts is a national and internationally recognized center for the study, creation, and research of the arts. The College is home to the Schools of Architecture & Community Design; Art & Art History; Music; and Theatre & Dance, as well as the Institute for Research in Art, which includes the USF Contemporary Art Museum and Graphicstudio. In addition to the 21 degrees and four certificate programs available, the College hosts over 350 events annually.
INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH IN ART
USF Contemporary Art Museum
USF Contemporary Art Museum organizes and presents significant investigative exhibitions of contemporary art from around the world. Changing exhibitions are designed to introduce the USF and Tampa Bay communities to current cultural trends by underwriting new projects by emerging national and international artists. CAM maintains the USF art collection, and ongoing programs include Arts for Community Engagement, Art in Health, and Inside Art.
USF Graphicstudio is a university-based atelier committed to working with leading artists from around the world. Graphicstudio is a collaborative environment dedicated to aesthetic and technical research in the visual arts, and the application of new and traditional techniques for the production of limited edition sculptures and works on paper. Graphicstudio editions have been acquired by leading museums including the National Gallery of Art in Washington D.C.