3702 Spectrum Blvd., Tampa, FL 33612
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Graphicstudio is a university-based atelier engaged in a unique experiment in art and education, committed to research and the application of traditional and new techniques for the production of limited edition prints and sculpture multiples. The Graphicstudio, Contemporary Art Museum and the Public Art Program form the Institute for Research in Art in the College of the Arts at the University of South Florida.
From its inception, the program has served a variety of constituencies. Students and faculty have derived important educational and professional benefits from contacts with visiting artists. The Subscription Program supports the research and educational programs and allows participants to collect significant art.
A philosophy that provides an artist with the freedom to experiment and pursue new directions matched with an exceptionally talented faculty and staff have attracted world-renowned contemporary artists to the USF campus. These collaborative projects have produced unique editions at the forefront of contemporary art.
The USF Institute for Research in Art is recognized by the State of Florida as a major cultural institution and receives funding through the Florida Department of State, the Florida Arts Council and the Division of Cultural Affairs.
Guided tours are available if scheduled at least two weeks in advance, (813) 974-2579.