Join us for our next Admissions Event!

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Saturday, February 10, 2018 — 10AM-2PM

During Arts Day you will learn more about our visual and performing arts programs, possible career opportunities, and admissions process. Prospective students will also have the opportunity to meet our faculty and students, participate in workshops, and attend optional auditions and portfolio reviews.

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Spend the day with the Department of Fine Arts, at Rutgers University–Camden, and discover the exciting opportunities we have to offer!


What to expect at Arts Day:

This event is organized for prospective first-year and transfers students interested in the undergraduate programs in AnimationGraphic DesignPainting/DrawingPhotographySculptureMusicTheaterFilmArt History, and Museum Studies.

Schedule of Events

10:00 am – 10:30 am                          Registration

10:30 am – 10:55 am                          Welcome: Department Information; Careers in Visual and Performing Arts

10:55 am – 11:10 am                          Admissions and Financial Aid Information

11:15 am – 12:20 pm                          Program-Specific Activities, Workshops, Optional Portfolio Reviews and Auditions

12:20 pm – 1:00 pm                           Lunch Reception and Admissions Q&A

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm                             Tours of Campus, Student Works Gallery, and Stedman Gallery

1:30 pm – 2:30 pm                             Reception for the New Vision exhibition of NJ high school student-created artwork in the Student Works Gallery


Program-Specific Workshops

Program                        Instructor                                        Workshop Title

Painting                        Prof. Margery Amdur                       Conversation in Line

Graphic Design           Prof. Allan Espiritu                           Typography 101

Theater                         Prof. Paul Bernstein                        Create Instant Hollywood Script Treatments

Music                            Prof. Stefán Arnarson                     Smartphone Orchestra

Sculpture                     Prof. Elizabeth Demaray                  Make Your Own Frankenstein, Reanimation Project

Animation                    Prof. LiQin Tan                                 Fun with 3D Modeling

Filmmaking                  Prof. Robert A. Emmons                 Starting Your Own YouTube Channel

Music                            Prof. Dione Fields                           Singing for the Stage


Our Location

Department of Fine Arts
Rutgers University–Camden
314 Linden Street
Camden, NJ 08102-1400

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