Specialties: Painting, printmaking, ephemeral art, mural painting
Teaches Courses Like: Advanced Painting, Printmaking
EMU's extensive collection of quality cameras, lenses and other equipment give students the edge in internships and careers.
The documentary film 'The Eagle and the Condor – From Standing Rock with Love' and its trailer include animation created by ten students in the visual and communication arts program at Eastern Mennonite University. It premieres nationally on Oct. 8.
Rances Rodriguez interned with The Sitar Center in Washington D.C. this summer, working as a documentary photographer and videographer capturing youth participating in various arts-related activities. The internship was part of the Washington Community Scholars' Center in the nation's capital.
The Visual and Communication Arts Department (VACA) offers majors in studio art, art education, communication, digital media and photography. These majors prepare students to pursue professional jobs in a variety of careers and to pursue graduate work in an array of programs.
Our majors prepare students to move comfortably from the studio, to the gallery, to the field and to the screen in their creative activities. Curious about the vocational possibilities for EMU alums? Visit our VACA careers page.