visual arts

Visual Arts Faculty

  • Atif Akin

    Assistant Professor in Design

    Atıf Akın is an artist and designer...

  • Richard Baker

    Part-time lecturer

    Richard Baker has been exhibiting regularly in New York City since 1989, showing with the Joan T. Washburn Gallery until 2005. Since then, he...

  • Gerry Beegan

    Chair of the Visual Arts Department, Associate Professor in Design

    Gerry Beegan is a writer, curator, and designer whose research explores the...

  • Natalie Bookchin

    Associate Chair of the Visual Arts Department, Associate Professor in Media

    Natalie Bookchin's artwork explores some of the far-reaching consequences of...

  • Patricia Brace

    Part-time lecturer

    Raised in Cherryfield, Maine, Patricia M. Brace is an interdisciplinary artist whose...

  • James Brittingham

    Part-time lecturer

    James Brittingham graduated from Cooper Union in 2007, and Mason Gross in 2012. He...

  • Marc Handelman

    Assistant Professor in Painting

    Marc Handelman is an artist who works in painting, as well as across media...

  • Julie Langsam

    Associate Professor in Drawing; Department Undergraduate Director

    Julie Langsam is a painter whose work examines the legacy of modernism within the...

  • Miranda Lichtenstein

    Assistant Professor in Photography

    Miranda Lichtenstein is an artist who works in photography and video. Solo...

  • Ardele Lister

    Visiting Professor in Media

    Ardele Lister works in time-based media and has been exhibited internationally in...

  • Gonzalo José López

    Part-time lecturer

    Gonzalo José López...

  • Barbara Madsen

    Associate Professor in Print

    Madsen is known for her works in installation, sculpture, photography, and video. Her...
  • Diane Neumaier

    Professor of Photography

    Diane Neumaier is a photographer who has exhibited and written about photography since...

  • Thomas Nozkowski

    Visiting Professor Emeritus in Painting

    Thomas Nozkowski is a painter whose 74 one-person shows include solo...

  • Raphael Montañez Ortiz

    Distinguished Professor in Visual Arts

    Raphael Ortiz has created mixed-media ritual performances and installations for museums and galleries in Europe and Canada and throughout...

  • Jacob Rivkin

    Part-time lecturer

    Jacob Rivkin is an interdisciplinary artist living and working in Philadelphia, PA. His...

  • Hanneline Røgeberg

    Professor in Painting

    Hanneline Røgeberg,...

  • Aki Sasamoto

    Assistant Professor in Sculpture

    Aki Sasamoto works in sculpture,...

  • Peter Schjeldahl

    Visiting Critic

    Peter Schjeldahl has been a staff writer at The New Yorker since 1998 and is...

  • Gary Schneider

    Associate Professor in Photography; Department Graduate Director

    Gary Schneider's early work in painting, performance, and film remain integral to his explorations of portraiture and identity. Solo...

  • Stephen Spyropoulos

    Part-time lecturer

    Stephen Spyropoulos is an artist and interactive designer. He is currently VP of...

  • Patrick Strzelec

    Associate Professor in Sculpture

    Patrick Strzelec makes abstract sculpture. He has been a recipient of...

  • Jacqueline Thaw

    Associate Professor in Design

    Jacqueline Thaw is a graphic designer focused on the printed word and design’s role in public life. Her work as an editorial and identity...

  • Kara Walker

    Tepper Chair

    New York-based artist Kara Walker is best known for her candid investigation of race, gender, sexuality, and violence through silhouetted...

  • Stephen Westfall

    Associate Professor in Painting

    Stephen Westfall has exhibited his paintings to considerable acclaim in the...

  • Marisa Williamson

    Visiting Lecturer in Media

    Marisa Williamson is a New York-based performance and video artist. She received her BA from Harvard University and her MFA from...

  • John Yau

    Associate Professor in Critical Studies

    John Yau is a poet, fiction writer, critic, publisher of Black Square Editions, and...