Northwestern students paint on easels during class.

Art facilities

Korver Visual Arts Center

Artists need space and freedom to experiment. The Korver Visual Arts Center has 10 studios for ceramics, drawing, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture. It also includes a computer lab/studio for graphic design students.

Studios and creative tools

Korver Center studios have expansive north-facing windows and include easels, drawing tables, and lockers where art students can store projects and supplies. Students also have access to a wide range of artistic tools, including:

  • Electric throw wheels and kick wheels
  • Gas and raku kilns
  • Glaze spray and sand-blasting stations
  • Intaglio and lithography presses
  • 21 Mac computers and Adobe Cloud software

Te Paske Gallery

The centerpiece of the Korver Arts Center is the Te Paske Gallery, which hosts monthly exhibitions by professional and student artists. Northwestern also maintains its own fine art collection of master works.