art at mxcc

You love art and people have told you that you’re good at it. You have a keen eye for design and enjoy working on creative projects. You like to focus on the details that make things look good.

Now you can start a career that brings your curiosity and passion for art together in an evolving field with diverse opportunities for the future.

students in art classes

Fine Arts A.A.

The Fine Arts Associate in Arts degree at MxCC provides a pathway for students who wish to major in art and transfer to one of the four-year state universities after graduation. In addition to the primary transfer function, this program also offers cultural enrichment for students who only earn the associate degree.

Art Courses at MxCC

MxCC offers a variety of art courses to students in the fine arts program, as well as students looking to fulfill electives.

Arts Club & Workshops

MxCC supports an active Arts Club with field trips to The Met (NYC), the Museum of Fine Arts (Boston), the New Britain Museum of American Art, and the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art (Hartford). Other activities include Paint Night and group projects. The art department also hosts art, meditation,
and sound-healing workshops several times a year.

  • black and white hands cupping candle
  • black and white hands holding heart
  • ink squares portrait
  • cat drawing
  • still life of cup
  • pencil portrait of famous woman whose name I don't know
  • fountain painting
  • blue colored nude
  • girl portrait
  • watercolor fish
  • black and white portrait drawing
  • owl painting
  • oil painting street and building
  • oil still life
  • still life
  • painting of beach and tunnel
  • drawing nude
  • still life block out drawing
  • watercolor alligator
  • watercolor snake
  • still life
  • ink portrait
  • pencil portrait sketch
  • oil portrait
  • colored pencil drawing of African girls
  • oil painting
  • pencil drawing of Halle Barry
  • Bob Marley colored pencil drawing
  • still life
  • sculpture of hand
  • drawing of man making funny face
  • abstract black and white drawing, looks like a brain with people in it