The Citrus College Art Department offers three major areas of emphasis
– Studio/fine art, Graphic Design and Art History.
The Art Department offers a creative learning environment where
you can explore and develop the skills and knowledge you need.
Faculty expertise is broad, offering you a well-rounded art education
in theory, practice and history. The faculty include leading authorities
in their fields, featured exhibitors and freelance professionals.
Many have traveled extensively to help make their curriculumn come
alive in the classroom.
To be successful in the field of art, you will need a strong portfolio
in addition to basic art classes. Citrus classes will help you develop
your portfolio in preparing for employment as a grahic artist, advertising
designer or ceramic artist. Other employment opportunities include
children’s book illustrator, desktop publishing artist, sales
representative, interior designer, art instructor, comic strip artist,
technical illustrator, gallery director, police artist, web page
designer and more.
Art Gallery Events 13|14
Library First Floor
- Summer 2012 Student Show
– Continuing until August 25
- WATERCOLOR students show- "Australia, Fiji , New Zealand" 9/2-10/3 2013
Chris Van Winkle – Curator
- Lana Wilson Ceramics in conjunction with American Ceramic Society 10/5-11/21 2013
Mike Hillman – Curator
- Photography Student Show 11/27 -2/20 2014 Photo Adjunct – Curators
- Dyane Duffy Sabbatical - Featuring Citrus Alumni 2/24 - 4/21 2014
Dyane Duffy – Curator
- Cosmo Students Hair Show 4/21-5/30
Albert Graciano – Curator
- 2014 Student Art Exhibit 6/5 - Sept. 2014
Matt Jackson, Maryann Rachford, Mike Hillman, Dyane Duffy – Curators