Visual, Performing & Applied Arts (VPAA)

The Visual, Performing and Applied Arts Division at HCC offers opportunities for learning and professional preparation in fields.

The VPAA division resides in Joppa Hall on HCC’s campus. We have state-of-the-art Macintosh labs, including two 20-station digital art labs, a 16-station electronic music lab, video and audio editing labs, fine art and interior design studios, fully-equipped color and black and white wet photo labs, and a 24-channel ProTools recording studio. Read more…

Art & Design 

Interior Design

Mass Communication





Division Dean 
Paul E. Labe, Jr. 

Division Administrative Assistants 
Nancy Dow

Sheila Siebert 


Upcoming Events


Stitch and Rend
works by Nicole Havekost
Chesapeake Gallery
June 5 - Sept. 19
Reception Sept. 18, 5:30 PM


Have you signed up for summer or fall yet?  Need some guidance?  Meet with an advisor or a faculty member today!