RMIT University is ranked 17th in the world for art and design, which positions it as the top art school in Australia.
The School of Art fosters innovative and diverse art practice and research within visual art, fine art, public art, and arts management.
We maintain strong industry links that help us support art students and researchers in interdisciplinary collaborations, and encourage creative, critical approaches to exploring real-world issues within globalised society.
RMIT’s School of Art is a hub for emerging artists, researchers and practitioners to engage in contemporary art practice and gain exposure through local and international exhibitions.About
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RMIT values diversity and offers flexible pathways to Vocational Education and Higher Education programs in Visual Art, Fine Art, Public Art and Arts Management.
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Research in the School of Art focuses on contemporary art, photography and craft.
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RMIT strengthens global standing
RMIT has improved its position in the 2017 QS World University Rankings by Subject, with nine subject areas ranked in the top 100 – two more than last year.
Meet Robin Kingston: visual artist, tour leader extraordinaire and New York know-it-all
A visual artist in contemporary abstraction, Dr Robin Kingston is also a renowned study tour leader and New York know-it-all.
Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) and (Honours) 2016 graduate catalogue
Congratulations to the 2016 graduates from the Bachelor of Arts (Fine Art) and (Honours) program.
Myths Beneath the Carlton
What kind of future can an artist imagine? Want to know what they see? Master of Arts (Art in Public Space) students and alumni curated and created artworks as part of the 2016 Melbourne Fringe.
Q & A with Eleanor Boydell
Arts Management student Eleanor Boydell shares how her internship gave her hands on experience in the differences between the theory and reality of curating an exhibition.
School of Art Newsletter
The monthly newsletter for the School of Art.
Behind the Lens: 130 years of photography at RMIT
For 130 years, RMIT has been training people to see the world by training them in photography.