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Explore traditional and contemporary arts

Our visual arts programs provide you with a comprehensive grounding in the practical and theoretical aspects of contemporary and traditional visual arts practice. Offering specialisations in ceramics, jewellery, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture. Explore traditional and contemporary arts practices through practice and theory coupled with business and entrepreneurial skills to build a career in the arts.

You will learn and create in Adelaide College of the Arts’ state-of-the-art facilities which include purpose-built studios and exhibition spaces.

Visual Arts Courses

Qualifications Help…  National Code
Certificate IV in Visual ArtsCUA41320
Diploma of Visual ArtsCUA51120
Higher Education Help…  National Code
Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Arts) - Flinders University
Short Courses Help… Duration
Wheel Throwing - Introduction8 weeks
International Courses Help… CRICOS Code
Certificate IV in Visual Arts105802D

Develop your visual arts practice in a supportive studio environment

TAFE SA and Flinders University offer the Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Arts) as a dual award program. Gain a comprehensive grounding in the practical and theoretical aspects of contemporary visual arts practice. Develop your critical and creative thinking skills with a strong focus on practical skills development in studio disciplines including ceramics, jewellery, painting, photography, printmaking and sculpture.

This program embeds the Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts within the Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Arts) and offers recognised exit qualifications at each year level, making this an incredibly portable and flexible program of study. Further study options include an Honours year, or our six-month Creative Incubator program.

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Virtual Tour - Visual Arts at AC Arts

Light Square Gallery

Light Square Gallery is a professionally managed, purpose-built exhibition space. Here you'll find high-calibre exhibitions of the kind that have built South Australia's outstanding reputation in the arts. Our focus is on promoting exceptional contemporary artists, including emerging artists, recent TAFE SA graduates and our acclaimed lecturing team. Light Square Gallery is open 9am–5pm, Monday to Friday at Adelaide College of the Arts, 39 Light Square, Adelaide. You can contact the gallery on +61 8 8463 5000

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Student work

Susie Althorp Roemary Helmis Roemary Helmis Ellis Moseley Melissa Shinn Kloeden Claudia Turon Billie Rasmussen Catrina Leske Beck Johns Billie Rasmussen Alicia Butt Ashleigh Kellie
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