School of Art has always attached importance to the discipline construction as a leader, promoting professional construction and postgraduate training through the discipline construction. In 2005, the right to grant a master's degree in Fine Arts was received and recruited students in 2007. College of Master of Arts (MFA) degree authorization and Industrial Design Engineering master degree authorization has a wide range and the complete level. At present, 90 graduates are studying.
Art History and Art Archeology
Art History and Art Archeology direction contains three aspects.
1.The History of Art, mainly studies and does research on the development of Chinese art and foreign art. For the historical issues, a systematic study and researches on the special subjects are conducted;
2.Art Theory, which is based on the theoretical perspective, focuses on the development and application of art ideas;
3.Art Archeology, which is combined with art and archeology research, studies art development of the art of modeling, function, concept and aesthetics on the basis of the practical archaeological excavation
4.Non-material cultural heritage-related projects, are combined with local resources on the intangible cultural heritage protection, preservation, development of academic research and theoretical summary.
The goal of this direction is to cultivate talents who can carry out independent academic research in the fields of painting history, architectural history, sculpture history, national folk art, religious art, painting aesthetics, intangible cultural heritage and provide preparatory talents for high-level academic research.
Research on the Application of Plastic Art
The application of Stylus Art includes three main aspects of learning and research.
1.The history of the Use of Plastic Arts Heritage, mainly studies the ancient craft modeling in the creation and development of the creation in the history of art, and carries out special studies on the historical issues;
2.The concept of creation research which focuses on exploring the concept of ancient and modern ideas, exploring the principles of philosophy of ancient and modern creation, anthropology, psychology, engineering and so on, and concluding the theoretical summary of the concept that creation refutes the cultural life of people;
3.The application of plastic arts in contemporary social life is combined with contemporary science and technology and cultural ethics, to explore how the construction of real art life, and theoretical summary.
The goal of this direction is to cultivate talents who can carry out independent academic research in the fields of process, creation, design and technical aesthetics, and provide preparatory personnel for high-level academic research.
Research on Art Collection and Market
This direction is involved in three main aspects.
1.Mainly studies the authenticity identification of art (plastic arts), including calligraphy and painting identification, ceramic art identification, jade identification;
2.Studies the art collection and preservation, guidance collection of lovers’ collection process and display.
3.Learns and practices the art auctions and transactions, as well as learning management methods and systematic theoretical inquiry in the process of art trade.
The goal of this direction is to cultivate professionals in the context of the development of cultural industries and the arts economy, to cultivate the relevant art identification, collection and management of professionals.
Research on Painting and Calligraphy
Painting and calligraphy research direction contains three aspects.
1.Chinese painting creation studies the inheritance and innovation of Chinese painting creation, carries out the experimental creative practice development based on the creation of traditional characters, landscapes and flowers and birds and combined with the contemporary painting context and sums up profound theory which is combined with the development of Chinese painting.
2.Western painting creation studies Western painting techniques on the basis of expanding the painting language, does experimental cross-cultural creation practice and sums into a profound theoretical conclusion combined with the elements of local painting,
3.Calligraphy creation, studies the all kinds of the body in traditional calligraphy such as Zhen, Cursive, Li, seal, Xing and other body creation to inherit calligraphy art in a better way and to do the theoretical academic summary.
The goal of this direction is to cultivate creative talents with high knowledge in Chinese painting, western painting and calligraphy.
Environment and Public Art Design
The major advocates the internationalization, cutting-edge, cross-oriented concept, focuses on the overall awareness of the environment and comprehensive aesthetic quality training, emphasizes the combination of professional theoretical knowledge and practice and launches a joint international education programs to maintain international academic development of. This major is striving to cultivate the specialized research and practice talent who can master general planning, space form, landscape elements and other design methods of high-level.
Visual and Information Design
The major is based on the theory of solid professional knowledge, focuses on multi-disciplinary cross-penetration and training of aesthetic and creative thinking, forms a more systematic teaching methods and distinctive teaching characteristics, and strives to cultivate the practice talents who master design theory research teaching, scientific research as well as engaged in information design, brand promotion, advertising design, display design and other aspects of senior.
Industrial Design Engineering Industry Design direction emphasizes multidisciplinary and innovation practice. The major aims at cultivating the high-level innovative design talent who masters the basic theory and cutting-edge knowledge, who can be skilled in the use of advanced science and technology and experimental methods to product design, experience design, system design, service design as the main object of study, who is independent of industrial design engineering and related fields, innovation, design, evaluation, design and management.
Digital Art Design and Theory
This direction is committed to improving students' comprehensive quality in humanities, arts and technology, and cultivating senior design talents who are advanced in digital media technology such as digital animation and media, interactive, virtual reality and so on and who can be engaged in digital cultural and creative product development research, The major is aimed at meeting the needs of digital media talent who are specialized in mobile communications, Internet of Things, digital publishing, new media advertising and other emerging sunrise industries.