Arts, Film & Media

Arts/Film/Media Faculty & Staff

Northern’s Arts brings together a vibrant community of studio and media artists, photographers, actors, writers, and filmmakers We are home to integrated art forms, both traditional and contemporary, bringing young and old together to build their individual creative passions.

You will have the opportunity to study with accomplished professionals in the studio, ceramic, and media arts who are dedicated to sharing their experiences and techniques with students. Northern also offers continuing education classes in traditional New Mexican Arts: woodcarving, retablos, tinsmithing, and bulto carving. Academic courses in art history, art appreciation and NM art and architecture round out our offerings.

@Northern, culture and heritage arts are part of living history, blending rich traditions of Spanish and Native-American arts and modern art influences, with a unique mix of students and community artists in the classroom.

Choose us for our value, our quality degree and continuing education programs in diverse areas of study, our experienced faculty, and NORTHERN provides students with unique opportunities for academic, personal and professional growth. “You will have personalized attention, something difficult to get at larger colleges. We provide strong hands-on experiences from day one.” –Dr. Ivan Lopez, Dean, College of Engineering & Technology
The Northern Foundation remains committed to stimulate leadership, promote equity, and grow resources and philanthropy in the Española Valley and surrounding rural areas. Over the past twenty years, we have granted $1.3 million to support over 1,250 NNMC students.