Art and Photography Department


Chair:      Kristen Koblik
Art Digital Media Joanne Denning
Division: Applied and Fine Arts
Directory: Art and photography faculty and staff

Possible career opportunities

Career options include professions engaged in creating works of art as an artist, painter, sculptor, ceramist, engraver, printmaker, metal smith, illustrator, designer, muralist, and jeweler. Some careers requiring an education beyond the associate degree include: art critic, art dealer, educator, historian, arts administrator, advertising specialist, computer graphics illustrator, display designer, gallery director, and visual information specialist. 

Associate degree and certificate program information

Degrees and certificates offered by the Art and Photography Department

Associate in arts degrees

  • Art digital media (ARTDM) 
  • Fine arts (ART)
  • Graphic design (ARTDM)

Associate in arts for transfer


Certificates of achievement

  • Art digital media - Character animation (ARTDM) 
  • Art digital media - Digital audio (ARTDM) 
  • Art digital media - Digital imaging (ARTDM) 
  • Art digital media - Motion graphics (ARTDM) 
  • Art digital media - 3D modeling and animation (ARTDM) 
  • Art digital media - Web design (ARTDM)
  • Ceramics (ART)
  • Graphic design (ARTDM)
  • Painting and Drawing (ART)
  • Printmaking (ART) 


Certificate of accomplishment

  • Art digital media - Foundation (ARTDM) 


Art and Photography Department Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)

Art and Photography Department class schedules


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Welcome to DVC art, art digital media and art history. 

Please click on the links below for further information.

Art department website

Art Gallery

Ceramics website

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If you would like to know more about individual art instructors select a link below.

Bersamina, Leo

Breton, Hopi

Broom, Joy (Emeritus)

Cockrell, Darren

Finnegan, James

Fisher, Jane

Gamez, Aida

Guevara-Flanagan, Kristy

Jackson, Alex

King, Arthur Scott

Krup, Michele

Ladewig, Carol

Leisure, Jerry (Emeritus)

Lyons, Tarra

McDade, Karl

Messenger, Mark

Petrenko, Sasha

Sanchez, Eric

Sugita, Toru

Wilson, Amy

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