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Full-Time Faculty & Artists in Residence

Albert Barnhart

Albert Barnhart

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Printmaker in Residence



Zoe Charlton

Zoe Charlton

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Associate Professor

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202-885-3851
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Naoko Wowsugi

Naoko Wowsugi

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Professorial Lecturer

Naoko Wowsugi, an artist of Korean-Japanese descent, works with photography, video, and performance as forms of communication. Naoko received her MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University, BFA from both the Kansas City Art Institute and Osaka Univers... [More]

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Tim Doud

Tim Doud

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Associate Professor

Tim Doud graduated from Columbia College with a BS in Painting and Drawing and the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with an MFA in Painting and Drawing. He attended Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Skowhegan, Maine. Priska C Juschk... [More]

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202-885-3992
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Andrew Holtin

Andrew Holtin

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Associate Professor

Andy Holtin received his MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University’s Sculpture and Exended Media program. His work uses technological systems to create perfomative objects and interactive installations, incorporating an exploratory range ofmaterials ... [More]

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202-885-3928
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Deborah Kahn

Deborah Kahn

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Associate Professor Emerita

Deborah Kahn graduated with an MFA in painting from Yale University in 1978. She has exhibited in New York at the Bowery Gallery and The Painting Center. For the past two years she has been included in group exhibitions at the Toyota Municipal Museum... [More]

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202-885-1670


Don Kimes

Don Kimes

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Professor

Dividing time between the US and Italy, Kimes' work has been presented in over 150 exhibits including Denise Bibro, Frederieke Taylor, Claudia Carr, Kouros, Lucky Strike, Arsenal, National Academy, Ammo Artists Space, Brooklyn Museum (all NYC), Corco... [More]

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202-885-3826
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Danielle Mysliwiec

Danielle Mysliwiec

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Assistant Professor

Danielle Mysliwiec holds a BA from Wesleyan University and an MFA from Hunter College. Mysliwiec’s primary practice is focused on abstract painting. In addition, she co-founded the feminist performance group Brainstormers in 2005. Her solo and collab... [More]

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202-885-6476
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David Page

David Page

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Sculptor in Residence

Born in Cape Town, South Africa, David Page earned a National Diploma in Fine Arts from the Cape Tecnikon in 1986 and received an MFA from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2002. Recent solo shows include God and Lunchmeat at Old dominion... [More]



Luis Silva

Luis Silva

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Associate Professor

Exhibitions include Museum of Modern Art/Gramercy Theater, NY; Corcoran Museum of Art, DC; G Fine Art, DC; Bernard Toale Gallery, MA; Artpoint, Art Miami Basel; Fusebox Gallery, DC; DC Arts Center; Neiman Center for Print Studies, NY; Milwaukee Insti... [More]

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202-885-1680
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Adjunct Faculty

Paul Brewer

Paul Brewer

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Adjunct Instructor



Thomas Bunnell

Thomas Bunnell

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Tom Bunnell received his BFA from the University of Oregon in 1995 and his MFA from American University in 1998. He has taught at the Chautauqua School of Art, Delaware College of Art and Design, and currently, is an adjunct faculty member at America... [More]



Suzanne Fox

Suzanne Fox

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Professor Fox is a sculptor who has exhibited in solo exhibitions at Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston, VA, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA, Fayerweather Gallery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. Her group exhibitions include shows ... [More]



Amelia Hankin

Amelia Hankin

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Amelia Hankin received her MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2006. She has exhibited at the Ellen Miller Gallery (Boston, MA), University of Richmond Museum (Richmond, VA), Ridderhof Martin Gallery at the University of Mary Washington (Fr... [More]



Melinda Hirt

Melinda Hirt

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Mindy Hirt is an emerging artist based in the Washington, DC and Baltimore, Maryland area. Hirt's work is generally related to action and methodology, often in response to physical space and time. The work is grounded in the process of making and the... [More]



Hedieh Ilchi

Hedieh Ilchi

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Hedieh Ilchi was born in Tehran, Iran and is currently living and working in the Washington DC area. Ilchi’s artistic intentions draw directly from her dual cultural identity as an Iranian/American. Her paintings reflect an ongoing interest in the fu... [More]



Magnolia Laurie

Magnolia Laurie

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Magnolia Laurie received her BA in Critical Social Thought from Mount Holyoke College and her MFA from the Mount Royal School of Art at the Maryland Institute College of Art. Her work is based on painting, yet draws on installation, sculpture, and an... [More]

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Katherine Mann

Katherine Mann

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer



James Mayhew

James Mayhew

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Jaimes Mayhew is a Baltimore based artist, educator and researcher who currently works as The Autonomous Energy Research Lab. His work has been shown nationally and internationally at such venues as Mass MoCa, Conflux Festival (Brooklyn), This Is Not... [More]



Patrick McDonough

Patrick McDonough

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Patrick McDonough completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and holds and MFA from the George Washington University. Through works exhibited in galleries, museums, and public spaces his recent projects investigate t... [More]



Jayme McLellan

Jayme McLellan

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Adjunct Instructor



Daniel Perkins

Daniel Perkins

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Dan Perkins is a recent graduate from the MFA program at American University. He received a B.A. in Art, earning cum laude honors, from Furman University in 2010. He is a founding member of Delicious Spectacle, an emerging visual arts space in the Co... [More]



Camden Place

Camden Place

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Camden Place graduated with an MFA from American University and a BA from Dartmouth College in Studio Art.  His work addresses how mass media influences personal identity, investigating the effect scripted individuals have on our self-perception and ... [More]



Jamea Richmond-Edwards

Jamea Richmond-Edwards

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Detroit-bred Jamea Richmond-Edwards graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Art degree from Jackson State University in 2004 where she studied painting and drawing. She went on to earn a MFA from Howard University in 2012. Jamea is inspired by t... [More]

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Ellington Robinson

Ellington Robinson

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Ellington Robinson is based in Washington, D.C. and the Virgin Islands. His work contorts materials to create forms that deal with ancient civilizations, Pan-Africanism, civil rights, music, physics, and classism. The content problem on the table is ... [More]



Erik Sandberg

Erik Sandberg

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer



Joshua Smith

Joshua Smith

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

He is object-based performer and sculptor and received an MFA from the Mt. Royal School at MICA in 2010. Smith currently teaches foundation courses at American University as well as MICA. Smith's work explores labor and identity through encounters ... [More]



Jeff Spaulding

Jeff Spaulding

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Senior Adjunct Professorial Lecture



Molly Springfield

Molly Springfield

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Molly Springfield received her MFA from the University of California, Berkeley in 2004, and was a participant at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in 2006. Her work has been the subject of solo shows in New York, Chicago, San Francisco, ... [More]

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202-885-1670
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Maggie Michael

Maggie Michael

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer



Benjamin Tolman

Benjamin Tolman

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Adjunct Professorial Lecturer

Ben Tolman graduated from the Corcoran College of Art and Design in 2005. He received his MFA from American University in 2011. His current work includes large scale ink drawing, and minutely detailed sculpture, exploring the relationship of people t... [More]