Faculty

Fine arts faculty members hold degrees from institutions such as Alfred University, the University of Chicago, Columbia University, the University of Pennsylvania, the University of Illinois, the University of Indiana - Bloomington, the University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill, Northern Illinois University, Ohio State University and the University of Oklahoma. They specialize in areas, including:

  • Ancient Egypt
  • Ancient Near East
  • 18th-, 19th- and 20th-century art
  • Graphic design
  • Photography
  • Italian and Northern Renaissance art
  • Medieval art
  • Choral conducting and literature
  • Musical composition
  • Music in culture
  • Diatonic and chromatic harmony
  • Costume design
  • Theatrical direction
  • Theatrical lighting
  • Painting
  • Drawing
  • Ceramics
  • Sculpture
  • Printmaking
  • Two-dimensional design

Art Faculty
Art History Faculty
Music Faculty
Theatre Arts Faculty

 
Creating art through first-hand experience

Creating art through first-hand experience

“I have my students look at tangible objects instead of creating something abstract,” Shortridge said. “I make my students work hard because they become better painters or drawers that way. The knowledge is theirs to use.”

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