School of Performing and Visual Arts

Goals

 

  1. To provide a superior university education in art, music, and theatre;
  2. To provide ample opportunities to perform and compose the finest repertoire, both old and new, from all areas of the world, in all styles, and to provide a creative outlet for artists to display works; and
  3. To stimulate interest in the arts and to inspire our students to strive to attain their highest potential as performers, teachers, composers, music ministers, music executives, and visual technical artists, and to use that potential to serve God and Humanity.

Contact

 

Jim Thomas

Dean, School of Performing and Visual Arts

Phone: (704) 406-4362

E-mail: jwthomas@gardner-webb.edu

 

Music

Dr. Patricia Sparti

Chair, Department of Music

Phone: (704) 406-4453

E-mail: psparti@gardner-webb.edu

 

Doug Knotts

Chair, Department of Visual Art

Phone: (704) 406-3812

E-mail: dknotts@gardner-webb.edu

 

Theatre Arts

Dr. Chris Nelson

Chair and Assistant Professor of Theatre

E-mail: cnelson2@gardner-webb.edu

 

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  • Music Brochure
  • Theatre Brochure
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  • Faculty Spotlight-Jim Thomas
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