Our studio facilities, commonly known as “XARTS” (pronounced “eks-arts”), include dedicated 2D and 3D studios equipped with tools and equipment to support a range of media including drawing, painting, printmaking, digital photography, video, digital fabrication, sculpture, ceramics, woodworking with access to metal fabrication tools and equipment. The facilities are smart classrooms equipped with digital projectors and a dedicated computer.
The 2D facilities supports drawing, painting, mixed media and printmaking including relief, etching and silkscreen techniques.
- floor model printing press
- Klopfestein easels
- light exposure unit for printmaking
- imaging programs
- printers for digital printmaking techniques
The 3D facilities provide workspace and a wide range of tools including hand and power tools, in addition to larger stationary wood working equipment, which is made available under the supervision of trained faculty and staff.
- SawStop table saw
- CNC machine
- 17” bandsaw
- Shimpo potters wheels
- full size electric kiln
- Northstar full size slab roller
- extensive collection of hand and power tools