Mission & Vision Statement

Mission Statement:

We are an academic community of artists, scholars, and professionals engaged in open and inclusive conversations around art and design in a global context. In our work we nurture and prepare the next generation of visual thinkers.

Vision Statement:

The Baylor Department of Art & Art History will:

- Embrace Baylor University’s distinctly Christian mission
- Develop a culture of purposeful artistic and scholarly engagement
- Expand our scope and reach within local, national, and international communities
- Lead, shape, and impact the art world
- The department will continuously work toward recognition as a renowned program that fosters individual and communal excellence.