Application for BFA in Art Practices

Application for BFA in Art Practice for Transfer Students

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A transfer student is a student who is transferring to PSU with 90 or more credits from another institution and may be ready to start in Year 3 of the BFA program.

Please upload 10 images reflecting 2D/3D/Time-based work.  Please provide title, media, year, and brief description of the project.  Images (up to 5MB each), Video (up to 250MB each), Audio (up to 30MB each), PDFs (up to 10MB each) and Models (Sketchfab). You may also link to media from YouTube, Vimeo and SoundCloud

Please provide the contact information for two individuals who can serve as a reference (artistic and scholastic ability and potential).

Please provide copy of transcript with grades for all completed Art and Art History courses. If you have difficulty attaching this document, please submit a hard copy to the Art Office by the deadline date (include your name plus "attention BFA Application").


Respond to the following question (150 word max per question):

Why do you want to pursue a BFA in Art Practice at Portland State University?

What skills/methods of making from our current course offerings are you interested in pursuing?

What ideas / concepts are you interested in exploring in your work? 

Who is an artist that inspires you? Why?


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BFA 2017 Final Show