The Division of Arts and Humanities at Napa Valley College invites you to explore a range of creative and expressive opportunities in our programs as a beginner or in preparation for advanced work. The faculty are accomplished experts in their fields who are able to draw on their own professional experiences as well as their academic backgrounds to deliver a well-rounded approach to their teaching. Courses are taught from varying perspectives of Visual Arts, Humanities, Anthropology, Philosophy, Film, Music, and Theater. Visit our program websites for more detailed information on faculty, events, and degree requirements.
The ARAH facilities provide students with professionally-equipped studios and performance spaces for training and practice, including renovated facilities for ceramics and an award-winning Performing Arts Center for theater and music. Open lab hours are scheduled each semester to allow students necessary time to hone their skills and further develop their creative expression.