The SME building opened to the public on September 14, 2012. The 183,000 square foot building houses a community of artists and engineers which includes 12 visual arts studios, a gallery and performance space, and 11 distinct visual arts research initiatives, and a state of the art paint booth. The SME building is situated on the corner of Voigt Drive and Matthews Lane near the Visual Arts Facility. For a fact sheet and a map of the SME facilities please click here.
The VAF hosts visual arts graduate student studios, a seminar room, the graduate photo lab, a computer lab, the graduate wood, metal, and machine shop, a gallery, and a performance space, a sound lab and a screening room. The VAF is situated on the corner of Russell Drive and Lyman Avenue near the Gilman parking structure; to view a campus map please click here.