A tale of two artists: Living in the Fine Arts House

Posted by Courtney Clancy on Feb 8, 2017 9:13:00 AM

 

From the Valley to Western Heights, the Student Ghetto to Fraternity Village, there are endless options when it comes to housing at Western Michigan University. Each residence hall boasts its own perks, and each neighborhood offers its own quirks.

College of Fine Arts students have yet another housing option available to them: the Fine Arts House. If for you, home is where the art is, then this Living Learning Community might be a perfect fit. Located in Draper/Siedschlag Hall, the Fine Arts House offers a great opportunity for those with a love of visual and performing arts to live together.

Meet Jules and Tracey, two current College of Fine Arts students. Though their artistic interests and pursuits couldn't be more different, they both found home in the Fine Arts House at Draper/Siedschlag. Get a sense for the Fine Arts House experience through their memories and accounts.

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Topics: Insider, School of Music, Student Experience, Frostic School of Art, Kalamazoo, A Tale of Two Artists

A tale of two artists: Building your art portfolio

Posted by Natalie Faculak on Aug 4, 2016 1:54:05 PM

It’s time to start constructing your art portfolio to demonstrate to colleges and universities your technique, creativity, and potential as an artist. But as you navigate this intimidating college application, portfolio submission and decision process, keep in mind that each artist’s journey and experience is unique, just as each artist’s style and work is unique.

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Topics: Admissions, Frostic School of Art, A Tale of Two Artists

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