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.
I really enjoy studying at Adelaide College of the Arts. I feel supported in my learning and my lecturers are always willing to assist and help in developing my concepts and practice.
School Experience Days
We welcome secondary students to participate in an opportunity to experiment in different art studios and work with artists through our Visual Arts High School Experience Days which take place each semester (see dates below). School groups are preferred.
Semester 1 2019 18 June 2019
Semester 2 2019 25 September 2019
Register your interest
TAFE SA, Adelaide College of the Arts has been a partner institution of the Helpmann Academy since its inception in 1994. Our students and graduates have enjoyed great successes and excelled in their careers through the professional support and awards provided by the Helpmann Academy.
The Helpmann Academy empowers South Australia’s most promising emerging creatives to realise their visions and build sustainable arts practices. They provide professional development opportunities including grants and awards, fellowships, mentorships, masterclasses and seminars, advisory services and international artist residencies, specifically for South Australia’s higher education arts students, graduates and emerging artists.