Talent is Given
Success is earned

The Traditional and Digital Arts Program...

offers students a creatively collaborative atmosphere in which to sharpen and showcase their talents. Students are given the opportunity to learn new techniques and are challenged to constantly improve as artists. The Fullerton College Art Department offers a wide variety of courses for students striving to become versatile artists, opening more doors for professional opportunity. The Art Department’s busy exhibition season features the work of professional artists from all over the world as well as work by our faculty and students. The Artist in Residence program provides students with a week-long experience with a professional artist, who offers demonstrations, lectures, and a gallery exhibition. The permanent art collection at Fullerton College spans all genres and includes work by artists like Wayne Thiebaud, Florence Arnold, John Paul Jones, Thomas Campbell, and Frank Romero.

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with Professor Deborah Davidson

Our formula for success

Current State of the Art Technology and Industry Practices

Visit our Digital Arts lab, where you will find the latest technologies, software, and industry practices.

University Transfer and Professional Placement Success

Our alumni have transferred to top-tier art schools and work in the creative arts industry.

Talented Faculty who are leaders in the Creative Arts Industry

Our teachers are practicing professional artists with great contacts and direct knowledge of industry standards and practices.

Thomas Campbell Exhibition
March 2015 at the Fullerton College Art Gallery

Our annual events

Gallery Exhibition Season

The Art Department regularly produces exhibitions of art work by guest artists from around the world, our distinguished faculty, the finest examples of student art work, and selections from our exceptional permanent art collection.

Artist in residence week

The annual, four-day residency includes a series of studio demonstrations, an evening slide-lecture, and an exhibition of the artist's work in our gallery providing our community an example of how to make a life in the arts.

Student Art Exhibition

Fullerton College students have an opportunity every spring to enter our juried Student Art Exhibition. Any artwork created in one of our art classes is eligible, and may receive one of our many awards. This exhibition provides a showcase for our student artists and insight into the kinds of skills you can learn in our courses.

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