At Forman, Students are encouraged to explore new visual mediums, take risks and push their creativity. The visual arts program offers classes in Studio, Drawing, Painting, Ceramics, Jewelry-Making, Analogue and Digital Photography, as well as Film and Video. Each class has beginning and advanced levels, where students can develop their craft and can create advanced portfolios for college.
The program emphasizes students sharing work with the community. Beyond classroom discussions and critiques, students can present their artistic passions in morning assemblies. Student have had work accepted in the National Scholastic Competition in Hartford, CT, the ASAP Regional Photo Competition, and the Hotchkiss Film Festival.