Academics

The Department of the Arts offers undergraduate and graduate programs in Electronic Arts, and an undergraduate program in Electronic Media, Arts, and Communication (EMAC) offered jointly with the Department of Communication and Media.

The Arts Department features an integrated and multidisciplinary approach to the arts with a focus on the use of electronic media in artistic creation and performance. The faculty's work is represented internationally in museums, galleries, festivals, publications, and performances.

Undergraduate

Graduate

Music Ensembles

  • The Rensselaer Orchestra
  • The Rensselaer Concert Choir 
  • The Rensselaer Chamber Music Ensembles
  • The Rensselaer Roots of Africa Music Ensemble
Sensibilities Symposium - Artists, Animals and Plants (supported by Vollmer Fries award)
April 22, 2014 6:30 PM
EMPAC

Steve Baker -  The redescription of the world and Monika Bakke - And the plant responded.  An artist/art historian and philospher offer talks that will challenge participants to re-imagine and re-think the lives of plants and animals.