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 »

RENÉ ALVARADO: DUAL IDENTITY exhibit opens at West Loop Campus

Sep 14, 2017 at 5:30 PM, at Art Gallery, HCC West Loop Campus

RENÉ ALVARADO: DUAL IDENTITY exhibit opens at West Loop Campus September 14th

Eyes of the Storm Exhibition Creation

Sep 20, 2017 at 12:00 AM, at FAC Art Gallery

The Center of Excellence for Visual and Performing Arts is pleased to announce that from Wednesday, September 20th to Tuesday, October 10th, HCC students, faculty and staff will build an exhibition that reflects our experiences with Hurricane Harvey across the city.