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Art courses

2019-20 

PAUL LANGE, Part-time Instructor
B.A. Southern Illinois; M.A. Bradley

KELVIN MASON, Professor, Chair
A.O.C.A., Ontario College of Art; B.A., University of Guelph; M.F.A., University of Arizona

VICKIE R. PHIPPS, Associate Professor
B.F.A., Emory & Henry College; M.F.A., University of Tennessee

MEGAN QUINN, Professor
B.S., Maryland; M.F.A., Notre Dame

KEVIN SCHAFER, Part-time Instructor
B.F.A. University of Iowa; M.A. Western Illinois

ROWEN SCHUSSHEIM-ANDERSON, Professor
B.F.A., Rochester Institute of Technology; M.F.A., Arizona State

CORRINE SMITH, Adjunct Assistant Professor
B.F.A., Southern Illinois University; M.F.A., University of Kentucky

PETER TONG XIAO, Professor
B.A., Coe; M.F.A., Temple

LEE WHITE, Part-time Instructor,br /> B.A., St. Ambrose; MFA University of Iowa

MAJOR IN STUDIO ART. 28 credits, including 101 or 102, 123 or 124, 492, 16 additional credits (including 4 credits at the 300-400 level) A media sequence is required which is included in the 16 credits above: 211 and 302 or 303 or 311 or 228 and 328 or 225 and 325 or 261 and 361 or 231 or 232 and 231 or 241 and 341 or 251 or 252 or 253 or 342 or 343 and 351, Required supporting courses 8 credits in ARHI OR ART 377 + 4 credits in ARHI (Students planning to go to graduate school in studio art should take additional studio and art history classes)

MINOR IN STUDIO ART. 20 credits, including 101, 123 or 124, 8 credits ART (any level), 4 credits at the 300-400 level Recommended supporting courses ARHI 161 or ARHI 162

ART EDUCATION SPECIALIST. 41 credits, including 101, 211, 228, 493, ARHI 161; 123 or 124; one 300- or 400-level ART class or one 300- or 400-level ARHI class, and one course from each of 4 categories: 231 or 232; 252 or 261; 342 or 343 or 343A or ARHI 371 or ARHI 372; 311 or 302 or 328 or 331 or 341 or 351. See Director of Secondary Education.

Grade Point Average Notation: All courses listed in the catalog as required courses for any major and/or minor, including those courses outside of the department or with a different subject coding, are considered part of the major and will count in the grade point average. Recommended supporting courses that are optional and not required may also count in the major depending on the program. For more information see your department chair or the degree requirements for Bachelor of Arts and information on Majors/Minors.


Courses (ART)

Vickie Phipps and class

Five Questions: Vickie Phipps

Vickie Phipps, assistant professor of art and graphic design, shares her philosophy on what makes powerful design.

Carolyn Krueger at the pottery wheel

Making art, and making it in the arts, in the Quad Cities

Carolyn Krueger’s success story begins here in her hometown.

tierney brosius

Studying insects, sometimes as an artist

Tierney Brosius is an assistant professor of biology professor at Augustana College who combines her passion for entomology — the study of insects — with beautifully detailed drawings.