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Graduate Art
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ArtCenter’s Master of Fine Arts program encourages divergent ideas and methods, giving students the freedom, support and expertise to become the artists they imagine.

With the highest faculty-to-student ratio of all comparable MFA programs, students balance rigorous critical, academic and practical coursework with one-on-one studio visits with faculty.

Graduate Art

In the Making

We want to produce the next important generation of artists. That is our goal.

Diana ThaterChair, Graduate Art

A hub of innovation and creative institutions, Los Angeles is one of the world’s great art capitals.

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Stan Douglas

Since the late 1980s, Douglas has created films, photographs and installations that reexamine particular locations or past events and serve as contextual frameworks for his complex projects.

Diana Thater’s Sympathetic Imagination

Graduate Art / Careers

Over the course of three decades, ArtCenter’s Graduate Art program has produced a distinguished group of alumni who exhibit their work locally and internationally. Our curriculum is focused on training artists in any medium to critically shape their practice to engage with their own construction of art history.


Shape your future in our Graduate Art program.