UC Berkeley Extension has the courses you need to sharpen your professional skills and develop in all aspects of art and design. Learn the latest techniques in graphic design. Or take a studio class in drawing, painting, printmaking or photography. Focus on landscape architecture, interior design or visual arts, and earn a certificate from a program that professionals recognize for quality. Work with award-winning designers, artists and industry professionals to refine your portfolio; gain hands-on experience with local firms; and develop the professional network to advance your career. Evening, weekend and online classes offer the flexibility that fits your busy schedule. Courses are held in San Francisco, Berkeley and online.
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Professional certificates are the highest level of academic achievement from UC Berkeley Extension. Specialized programs of study provide focused subject concentrations to develop skills within specific disciplines. Learn more.
New! Digital Illustration
Feb. 3–Feb. 28: Jennifer Mahoney, Interior Design and Interior Architecture Instructor
Large charcoal drawings explore a San Francisco–street scene and a stand of Monterey Pines.
March 1–April 4: Now Here This, Prints and Collages by Michelle Wilson, Visual Arts Instructor
All exhibits are in the UC Berkeley Extension Art and Design Center Gallery, 95 Third St., San Francisco, as part of Third Thursdays.
View examples of student and instructor artwork and class projects in Extension's Art and Design program areas.