HCC's Visual & Performing Arts Programs are designed to foster excellence in creative expression. Whether serving the student planning to transfer to a college or the student exploring new avenues of imagination, the  purpose is the same: To place technique and discipline at the service of creative vision.

Visual & Performing Arts Programs


Explore your interests in printmaking, design and other disciplines with trained professional artists as your professors. Read more »


Acquire the technique, discipline and experience needed to develop your creative potential in dance. Read more »


Discover your creative potential as you take part in on-stage performances and on-screen productions. Read more »


Explore your creative side as you learn to read and play music. Read more »

SW ART - PrintHouston 2017 – Impressions 2017

Jul 10, 2017 at 6:00 PM, at West Loop Center Gallery

Houston Community College - SW is a participant in PrintHouston 2017 and is hosting Impressions 2017, A PrintMatters Artist Members’ Exhibition.

SW ART - PrintHouston 2017 - Prints from the Student Archives

Jul 20, 2017 at 6:00 PM, at Stafford Fine Arts Center

As part of PrintHouston 2017, Houston Community College –SW presents Prints from the Student Archives, a retrospective of prints created by Houston Community College printmaking students. The exhibition celebrates the printmaking tradition at Houston Community College.


5 Jun
Central Art Gallery
A Revision To Forward: A PrintHouston 2017 Exhibit

A Revision to Forward is a PrintHouston 2017 exhibit sponsored by the COE for Visual and Performing Arts. The show explores the 15 year collaboration between a poet and a printmaker. Join us for a reception and a poetry reading.