Bachelor of Fine Arts

​Create your future.

Emily Carr University’s Bachelor of Fine Arts degree transforms your creativity into an infinite spectrum of possibilities for our world and your future.

We offer you the choice of five fine arts majors, three of which are offered through the Audain Faculty of Art at Emily Carr. Your Bachelor of Fine Arts degree provides a studio-based education reflecting the diversity and complexity of contemporary art practices, critical inquiry, process and making.

Through expanding your conceptual, technical, and historical knowledge at our fine arts school, you will be inspired to add depth to your practice and potential as an artist. Engaging in research and production, presentation and critique will prepare you to contribute to contemporary creative society and the broad global cultural economy.

Shape culture intentionally.
Make life meaningful.

Bachelor of Fine Arts Degrees

Critical + Cultural Practices Major

Film, Video + Integrated Media Major

Illustration Major*

Photography Major*

Visual Arts Major*


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In 2013 through the Audain Foundation for the Visual Arts, Michael Audain donated five million dollars to Emily Carr University to name the Audain Faculty of Art and the Audain Distinguished Artist in Residence Program.

The Audain Faculty of Art provides an enhanced visual arts learning environment offering a studio-based education reflective of the diversity and complexity of contemporary art. The Faculty encompasses three bachelor program majors in Illustration, Photography, and Visual Arts which includes five practices: ceramics, drawing, painting, print media, and sculpture.