Academics at Watkins College of Art

The world needs more curiosity.

Film, Watkins College of Art
Film

Develop the technical mastery, business acumen, and artistic vision necessary for a thriving career in film.

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Fine Art, Watkins College of Art
Fine Art

Probe the frontiers of art theory and the making of art through a wide range of genres, mediums, and techniques.

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Interior Design, Watkins College of Art
Interior Design

Improve the human condition by making beautiful, healthy, and sustainable interior environments.

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Art at Wakins College of Art
Art

Burst out of your artistic boxes in our most diverse course of study.

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Core Studies, Watkins College of Art
Core Studies

Master a diverse set of digital and hands-on skills that 21st-century creative practice requires.

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Senior Show, General Education, Watkins College of Art
General Education

Prepare for a lifetime of artistic exploration and expression by examining connections across time, place, and disciplines.

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Pipeline.
Watkins in the world

Pipeline.
Watkins in the world

Aloft

Watkins’s new exhibit commissioned by Nashville’s booming airport demonstrates how equally ascendant the college is.

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Aloft
Watkins’s new exhibit commissioned by Nashville’s booming airport demonstrates how equally ascendant the college is. Read More

Unframed.
Up close with the artists

Unframed.
Up close with the artists

The Historian

Ashley Doggett's work addresses racial history with stunning and searching emotion, but her best critic remains someone very close to her.

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The Historian
Ashley Doggett's work addresses racial history with stunning and searching emotion, but her best critic remains someone very close to her. See More