The Center for Visual Arts (CVA) at Clemson University is where students, visitors and scholars explore contemporary perspectives in art and culture through research, outreach programming and studio practice. With a mission to engage and render visible the creative process, the CVA is a dynamic intellectual and physical environment where art is created, exhibited and interpreted. It educates through academic research and practice with art at its core, drawing upon varied disciplines to examine critically cultural issues and artistic concerns. The CVA engages the public through a variety of means and venues:
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The CVA serves as the umbrella for all visual art activities at Clemson University. Although there is not a physical building for this center as of yet the majority of activities for the CVA are generated out of the Lee Hall building located on the main campus of Clemson University.