College of Visual and Performing Arts

College of Visual and Performing Arts

John O'Connell,  Dean

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499

  • Office: Visual Arts Building
  • Room: VA102
  • Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 am-5 pm

  • Phone: 260-481-6977
  • Fax: 260-481-6707
  • E-mail:


IPFW Box Office

Fine Arts | Music | Theatre | VCD

Visual Arts Facilities

The Visual Arts Building

The Visual Arts Building provides art students with spacious, specialized studio space for study and production of ceramics, sculpture, metalsmithing, printmaking, painting, drawing, graphic design and photography. Classrooms, woodshop, three art computer labs, the 65 seat multimedia Plogsterth Lecture Hall and the Visual Arts Gallery was constructed in 1990. Open from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday with 24 hour students access.

Visual Arts Gallery is located in the lobby of the Visual Arts Building. Exhibitions can be viewed daily at no charge in the gallery from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.

Dolnick Learning Center is where many design foundation courses are taught.

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