Category: Adjunct Faculty

Nick Crockett

Black and white headshot of Nick Crockett

Nick Crockett is an artist from a former gold rush town in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains, who works primarily with games and computer animation.

Ginger Brooks Takahashi

Black and white photograph of a person with their arms crossed

Ginger Brooks Takahashi’s collaborative, socially-enraged practice actively builds community and nurtures alternative forms of information distribution.

Steve Gurysh

Black and white photo of a man standing with his arms behind his back

Steve Gurysh is an artist who works fluidly across disciplines, processing environmental contexts into potent objects that contain wild materialities and speculative relationships to time. The location of his work plays multiple roles while often employing a circuitous and process driven method of production. His practice is uniquely collaborative and dialogic, seeking common ground with… Read more »

Benjamin Ogrodnik

Black and white headshot of a man with glasses

Benjamin Ogrodnik is a PhD candidate studying film and art history at the University of Pittsburgh. He researches experimental media arts and the institutionalization of the moving image, with a focus on Pittsburgh’s film community during the 1970s and 1980s. His scholarship has appeared in Film History, Afterimage, Film International, JUMP CUT, Feminist Media Histories,… Read more »

Natalie Westbrook

Black and white photograph of a woman standing next to abstract paintings

Natalie Westbrook received her BFA from The Cooper Union School of Art, her MA in Critical and Curatorial Studies from the University of Louisville, and her MFA in Painting and Printmaking from the Yale University School of Art. She has exhibited internationally, including recent exhibitions with Galleri Golsa, Oslo, Norway; ARTFORMOSA, Taipei City, Taiwan; Paris… Read more »

Dana Bishop-Root & Ruthie Stringer

Two photographic portraits of women in black and white

Dana Bishop-Root and Ruthie Stringer have been engaged in active collaboration, research and project making in public spaces since 2008.

Shikeith

Shikeith Artist Portrait

Shikeith’s work attempts an assemblage of personal truths and wonder that focuses on the metamorphoses of Black men.

Tom Hughes

Tom Hughes Portrait

Tom Hughes is an arts management professional with over a decade of experience assisting creative individuals and arts organizations.

Paul Mullins

Paul Mullins repetitively generates drawing and painting that is concerned with class, place, memory and masculinity. His more recent works, derived from consideration of our changing (or unchanging) social positions, have been made through the hand drawing of a single magazine fragment at a time. From 2001-2016, he was full-time faculty at San Francisco State… Read more »

John Peña

John Peña

John Peña is a multidisciplinary artist who makes art as a way of exploring the natural world and his daily interactions. A few of John’s projects include: racing with clouds, making a drawing about his life every day for the last nine years, and creating life-sized plaster word balloons that are precariously balance on two-by-fours…. Read more »