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Fine Arts Program
Foster-Tanner Fine Arts Center
1630 Pinder Street
Tallahassee, Florida 32307
 
 
Capstone / Senior Portfolio


Every student is challenged with a senior course requirement. Depending upon the track you have chosen, you either take ART 4918 Advanced Workshop – Topic: Senior Portfolio course or ART 4915 Colloquium in Art course.

Fine Arts Track

ART 4918 Advanced Workshop – Topic: Senior Portfolio course:
Every student is required to present 12 artworks for an exit portfolio exhibition during the last semester of residence in the Visual Arts area. The presentation of this body of work should reflect (4) four years of academic and practical study in fine arts which is subject to faculty review and recommendations; in addition, the work must be suitable for hanging or other accepted form of professional quality presentation. In addition, a resume, artist statement and brief summary of each work should be copied and bound for every faculty member in the art department.

Art History/Art Administration Track

ART 4915 Colloquium in Art course:
Every student is required to present an academic paper (minimum 5 typed pages – double spaced) and conduct an oral presentation (with slides or other visuals) during the last semester of residence in the Visual Arts area. The written and oral presentation should reflect (4) four years of academic and practical study, particularly in art history which is subject to faculty review and recommendations.  In addition, the paper and presentation must be copied and bound for every faculty member in the art department.