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12 Masters Programs in Painting

A masters program in painting prepares students for the professional market by helping them improve on their creativity and technicality regarding the expression of their emotions, inner visions and ideas. The students are able to express their ideas through the application of paints and other color substances on canvasses or other available materials. Some of the lessons in painting include: inst… Read more

A masters program in painting prepares students for the professional market by helping them improve on their creativity and technicality regarding the expression of their emotions, inner visions and ideas. The students are able to express their ideas through the application of paints and other color substances on canvasses or other available materials. Some of the lessons in painting include: instructions on color mixing and color, watercolor media, surface preparations, painting techniques, personal style development and oil& acrylic media.

While taking a masters program in painting, one gains a deeper understanding of the theory and practice of painting. Students enrolled or wishing to enroll in the program are asked to approach program with an open mind, an inquisitive sense, and willingness to experiment across media and take creative risks while perfecting their art. The aim of the masters program is to help the student to achieve independence; this is possible through the understanding of the ever shifting balance between content, form, and the subject matter.

Classroom work, group critiques, field trips, and assigned reading are part of the program that students are expected to undergo. Students are also encouraged to think critically and to challenge the commonly held beliefs and use their creativity to advance new ideas to their communities. Current and past painting issues are discussed in the curriculum and a master in painting is expected to be able to integrate theory and practice while unifying their artistic vision with their professional goals.

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University of Pécs
Pécs, Hungary

The practicing and development of drawing skills as the base of the visual and imagery creation and through this the stimulation of a personal artistic way of observing, think ... +

The practicing and development of drawing skills as the base of the visual and imagery creation and through this the stimulation of a personal artistic way of observing, thinking and representing the world. The course makes known the basic rudiments and techniques of painting in the first years and then gradually grows towards becoming an artist. -
Master
Full-time
5 years
English
Campus
 
Rome University of Fine Arts (RUFA)
Rome, Italy

The Master of Arts is divided into 3 curricula: Painting, Sculpture and Printmaking, which share the same structure and vocation. These courses are in English and are the best ... +

The Master of Arts is divided into 3 curricula: Painting, Sculpture and Printmaking, which share the same structure and vocation. These courses are in English and are the best solution to perfect, enrich and enhance the preparation of artists, creative professionals and cultural operators. -
MA
Full-time
2 years
English
Oct 2022
29 Sep 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Sacred Art School
Metropolitan City of Florence, Italy

The Master in Sacred Art aims at offering theoretical and practical training in the field of sacred and religious art. This sector, deeply rooted in Italian culture and tradit ... +

The Master in Sacred Art aims at offering theoretical and practical training in the field of sacred and religious art. This sector, deeply rooted in Italian culture and tradition constitutes a significant percentage of the Italian artistic heritage. The three specializations to choose from for the Master are Painting, Sculpture, and Goldsmithing. -
Master
Full-time
English, Italian
Jan 2023
15 Dec 2022
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 

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Royal College of Art
London, United Kingdom

MA Painting at the Royal College of Art is a world-leading, studio-based MA programme with a successful record of turning out artists working at the forefront of the disciplin ... +

MA Painting at the Royal College of Art is a world-leading, studio-based MA programme with a successful record of turning out artists working at the forefront of the discipline and of international standing. -
MA
Full-time
English
Sep 2022
Campus
 
Underwood University
Suwanee, USA

Art stands at the intersection of culture, politics, religion, and philosophy, making it an ideal vantage point to understand the liberal arts and the world. Underwood Univers ... +

Art stands at the intersection of culture, politics, religion, and philosophy, making it an ideal vantage point to understand the liberal arts and the world. Underwood University’s Department of Art offers students two tracks for studio art study: Painting or Ceramics. -
Master
English
Campus
 
Laguna College of Art and Design LCAD
Laguna Beach, USA

The core of Laguna College of Art + Design’s MFA program in Painting is built on the values of time-honored skills informed by contemporary theory and designed to help you rea ... +

The core of Laguna College of Art + Design’s MFA program in Painting is built on the values of time-honored skills informed by contemporary theory and designed to help you realize the ideas possible through representational modes of painting and drawing. Our curriculum recognizes that there are particularly technical, ideational, and formal issues related to representation that require you to undergo specialized study at the graduate level, and we strive to meet these demands with a faculty and a curriculum tailored to your needs. The primary goal of the MFA program in Painting is to support you in building on the traditional skills you acquired in your undergraduate studies so that you may realize ideas possible in the discipline of representational art. You will achieve this goal through the creation of a coherent body of work, a written thesis, and a thesis exhibition. Additionally, you will gain insights into the presentation and marketing of your work and will be educated in the logistics of teaching art at the college level. -
MA
English
Campus
 
Keimyung University
Dalseo-gu, South Korea

Beginning with the Department of Fine Arts and Crafts in 1964, the Department of Painting was established in 1972, and has been divided into East and Western painting majors. ... +

Beginning with the Department of Fine Arts and Crafts in 1964, the Department of Painting was established in 1972, and has been divided into East and Western painting majors. In 1984, it was established as a Western painting department with the enrolment quota of 40. -
Master
English, Chinese, Korean
 
Okinawa Prefectural University Of Arts
Naha, Japan

This program is comprised of oil painting and Japanese painting. For oil painting, students strive to enhance their experience in advanced artistic expression, focusing on can ... +

This program is comprised of oil painting and Japanese painting. For oil painting, students strive to enhance their experience in advanced artistic expression, focusing on canvas painting, printmaking, photo, installation, and performance art. For Japanese painting, students aim for expertise in materials and techniques as well as the study of diverse artistic expressions. Furthermore, special training classes with multiple and diversified studies approaches for materials and techniques serve to enhance the evolution of formative arts. -
MA
Japanese
Campus
 
Pontifical Catholic University Of Puerto Rico
Ponce, Puerto Rico

This master focuses on Concepts in Painting and Drawing Creative Project I Puerto Rican art from 1960 until the present. Latin American Art Contemporary art Frida Kahlo and th ... +

This master focuses on Concepts in Painting and Drawing Creative Project I Puerto Rican art from 1960 until the present. Latin American Art Contemporary art Frida Kahlo and the Revolution Mexican Sculpture Theology: Human Person Dignity Marriage and family -
MA
Spanish
Campus
 
University of South Carolina
Midtown - Downtown, USA

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Studio Art is a 30 credit hour, two-year program for artists. Students complete 15 credit hours of graduate-level coursework in various studio art ... +

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Studio Art is a 30 credit hour, two-year program for artists. Students complete 15 credit hours of graduate-level coursework in various studio art areas such as graphic design, drawing, painting, printmaking, photography, ceramics, and sculpture (3D studies). -
MA
English
 
Hanze University of Applied Sciences - Groningen, the Netherlands

The Master of Fine Arts in Painting (MFA Painting) involves the discipline of painting. However, students learn more than just the classic training to become an artist.

The Master of Fine Arts in Painting (MFA Painting) involves the discipline of painting. However, students learn more than just the classic training to become an artist. -
MA
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Arts Magdalena Abakanowicz in Poznań

A student in the field of Painting, during his studies, acquires knowledge of the history of painting as well as knowledge of contemporary art and culture.

A student in the field of Painting, during his studies, acquires knowledge of the history of painting as well as knowledge of contemporary art and culture. -
MA
Full-time
Campus