Looking for an exciting career in film, photography, graphic design, visual design, or game design? Put your creative ideas to work today by pursuing a degree program in the areas of animation and special effects, interactive media, and more at one of New Mexico’s art schools.
New Mexico has been called home by some of the world’s most recognized artists, including Gustave Baumann, Georgia O’Keefe, Millicent Rogers, and Nicholai Fechin. Artists Ernest Blumenschein and Bert Phillips made history in the early 20th century as part of a small group of painters known as the Taos Society of Artists. Their paintings now reside in top galleries and museums. Santa Fe, the historic state capital, is home to numerous world-famous art galleries and museums. New Mexico’s varied, colorful landscape continues to provide boundless creative inspiration, while mountains, rivers, and lakes provide an abundance of recreational opportunities.