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Department of Visual Arts, Humanities and Theatre

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Phone  (850) 599-3831
Fax  (850) 599-8417

Department of Visual Arts, Humanities and Theatre
515 Orr Drive
208 Tucker Hall
Tallahassee, Florida 32307

About The Department of Visual Arts, Humanities and Theatre

The Department of Visual Arts, Humanities, and Theatre offers instructional programs in visual arts, philosophy, religion, theatre, and courses in academic humanities. Each of these programs leads to either the Bachelor of Science or the Bachelor of Arts degree.

The department is actively involved with special programs and events and various creative, expressive, scholarly endeavors by faculty and students. Overall, it prepares students for positions of leadership by imparting knowledge, skills, and proficiencies which they may need performing in their professions and functioning in their communities.The department provides students with a sound general education, specialized instruction, practical experience, and exposure to distinguished visual and performing artists, philosophers, and theologians.

Student majors are expected to select courses from each instructional program within the department.

Office Location
515 Orr Drive, Tucker Hall 208
Florida A&M University Tallahassee, Florida 32307

(850) 599-3831
(850) 599-3161 (Art Aea)
(850) 599-3394 (Theatre Area)


(850) 599-8417

Darryl Scriven

Office Manager
Sylnovia Crowell

Department Events

The 2018 Tallahassee Chinese Art Exhibition will be on view at the Foster-Tanner Fine Arts Gallery from June 28 to July 26.

This annual art exhibition features traditional and contemporary Chinese art by visiting artists from China. Curated by Liu Nan, Ph.D., FAMU professor of Art, the exhibition this year will feature art by Zheng Dai, Ph.D., artist and professor
of Fine Arts at Tianjin Academy and Zhu Sanshi, a conceptual photographer. Each artist will be at the opening reception and other festivities.

Join us Thursday, June 28, from 6 p.m. - 9 p.m., for the opening reception of the Tallahassee Chinese Art Exhibition. Admission is free and open to the public.

Gallery Hours:
Monday – Thursday
10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Updated 11/2/2017
Dr. Michael C. LaBossiere