Coordinator: Michael Salzman
The Art Department offers a full range of courses in every art medium to satisfy the needs and interests of every student. Facilities for specialized processes are available as well as for the conventional avenues of expression. Through the wide variety of courses, students have the opportunity to develop artistic skills, an understanding of art, sensitivity to design, and an appreciation for order and beauty. Students pursuing an Advanced Regents Diploma using a five-unit sequence in art, must include Studio in Art or Foundations in Art 1 and 2. The Arts Graduation Requirement can be met by taking Studio in Art or any two of the following: Foundations in Art 1, Foundations in Art 2, Crafts, Computer Art, Digital Photography, Photo 1 or Art History.