Liberal Arts

Our Liberal Arts department will help you develop the vocabulary to describe your art and its exploration to a variety of audiences.  Our first and second year courses will encourage you to investigate the world while sharpening your ability to think, write, and discuss art and ideas. Junior and senior level electives will give you the opportunity to pursue special interests that may inform your approach to art while making you more marketable – from creative writing, film and the economics of starting a business, to the philosophies and politics of art production in the postmodern world. Read More About Liberal Arts

Dr. Maureen Pelta, Chair of Liberal Arts, Receives 2014 Social Justice Award

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Holly Bittner
I believe that the best learning happens through hands-on discovery, through doing rather than passive listening. In all of my courses I encourage experimentation and problem-solving, so that students in a sense become...
Maureen Pelta, PhD
The things I like best about teaching at Moore are the same things that make Moore unique.  As an art college for women, Moore is a community that defines itself by its commitment to art and women; we understand the...