Visiting Artist Programs

The School of Art + Design sponsors two formal programs to bring well-known and cutting-edge artists to campus:

Visiting Artist Speakers

Students and community members can attend lectures and presentations each semester by professional artists who are nationally and internationally known and who work in a variety of media. Additionally, many visiting artists participate in student critiques and studio visits.

These are just a few of the artists who have recently visited our school:

Dark polished wood oval with smaller light wood ovals decorating it

Jennifer Anderson

Disciplines: Furniture and Woodworking, Applied Design
Dates: December 05, 2013

Leaves with Fruit painted on a ceramic teapot

Linda Arbukle

Disciplines: Ceramics, Applied Design
Dates: February 12, 2009

Juliette Belocq

Juliette Belocq

Disciplines: Graphic Design
Dates: Fall 2014

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Kate Bingaman-Burt

Disciplines: Graphic Design
Dates: Fall 2012

Metal sculpture of feathers

Sofia Bjorkman

Disciplines: Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Applied Design
Dates: February 3, 2015

Millie Chen

Disciplines: Graphic Design
Dates: October 16, 2014

Metal flower with intricate floral designs embossed

Jeff Clancy

Disciplines: Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Applied Design
Dates: October 23, 2014

Sculpture reminiscent of an android torso with screws attaching various pieces

Bryan Czibesz

Disciplines: Sculpture, Ceramics, Applied Design
Dates: March 9, 2015

Silhouette of trees on against a gray sky

Scott b Davis

Disciplines: Photography
Dates: January 1, 2015

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Bridget Donahue

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Dates:

Ben Van Dyke

Disciplines: Graphic Design
Dates: Fall 2011

Outdoor fire pit on a lake with two semi-circular benches

Gail Fredell

Disciplines: Sculpture, Furniture and Woodworking, Applied Design
Dates: March 24, 2015

Gears connected to a servo motor

Dave Ghilarducci

Disciplines: Sculpture
Dates: June 15, 2015

Sculpture of two split open red cylinders on a black tray

Bill Griffith

Disciplines: Sculpture, Ceramics
Dates: February 10, 2015

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Kristin Hardy

Disciplines: Photography, Illustration, Graphic Design
Dates: October 7, 2014

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Robert Irwin

Disciplines: Sculpture
Dates:

Rizzhel Mae Javier

Disciplines: Photography, Painting and Printmaking
Dates: June 15, 2015

Comic strip stating What does it take to make create? Comics are everywhere.

Neil Kendricks

Disciplines: Photography, Multimedia
Dates: March 1, 2015

Sculpture of abstract green and purple forms

John Oliver Lewis

Disciplines: Sculpture
Dates: November 17, 2014

Flowers in vases on a table

Joseph Massey

Disciplines: Photography
Dates: February 20, 2015

Sculpture of lumpy gold with silver confetti-like opening

Jessica Mccambly

Disciplines: Sculpture, Painting and Printmaking
Dates: October 14, 2014

Ted Meyer

Disciplines: Painting and Printmaking
Dates: February 3, 2015

Outdoor wood table with wheels on one side

Yvonne Mouser

Disciplines: Furniture and Woodworking, Applied Design
Dates: March 19, 2015

Decorative wooden cabinet with woven wood texture

Brian Newell

Disciplines: Furniture and Woodworking, Applied Design
Dates: March 06, 2014

all eyes

Margaret Noble

Disciplines: Applied Design
Dates: June 15, 2015

Ceramic vase with the appearance of sagging drapery

John Oles

Disciplines: Ceramics, Applied Design
Dates: March 3, 2014

Richard Pell

Richard Pell

Disciplines: Graphic Design
Dates: January 6, 2015

Metal sculpture of a pile of feet

Ruudt Peters

Disciplines: Jewelry and Metalsmithing, Applied Design
Dates: April 8, 2014

Rusty wall and fence with a hand holding onto the fence

Marcos Ramirez

Disciplines: Furniture and Woodworking, Ceramics, Applied Design
Dates: November 20, 2014

Abstract red and orange striped ceramic form with protruding mechanical elements

Sasha Reibstein

Disciplines: Ceramics, Applied Design
Dates: November 04, 2014

Philipp Rittermann

Disciplines: Photography
Dates: November 6, 2014

Roberto Salas

Disciplines: Painting and Printmaking, Illustration
Dates: December 2, 2014

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Christina Seely

Disciplines: Photography
Dates:

Painting of large bird standing on a nest inside of a clear box

Anna Stump

Disciplines: Painting and Printmaking
Dates: September 16, 2014

Poster with words ed fella I'm History

Gail Swanlund

Disciplines: Graphic Design
Dates: Spring 2013

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David Taylor

Disciplines: Sculpture, Photography
Dates:

Large fiber-optic cluster of lights in a park at night

Orkan Telhan

Disciplines: Graphic Design
Dates: April 21, 2015

james tisdale ceramic sculpture of two figures

James Tisdale

Disciplines: Sculpture, Ceramics, Applied Design
Dates: Lecture + Workshop: Oct. 15-16, 2008

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Richard T Walker

Disciplines: Sculpture, Multimedia
Dates:

American express mockup flyer

Danne Woo

Disciplines: Graphic Design
Dates: May 1, 2014

 


About the Artist-In-Residence Program

The School of Art + Design “Artist-In-Residence” program is funded through an endowment to bring well-known practicing Furniture and Woodworking artists to the School for one semester to live in San Diego, create work, and teach students.

Apply to the Artist-In-Residence program

Some of the previous artists who have participated in this program are:

Some of Our Artists in Residence

life-sized cradle next to identitcal half-sized cradle

B.A. Harrington

Disciplines: Furniture and Woodworking, Applied Design
Dates: Spring semester 2011

Poster entitled Huge with several camping items illustrated

Claudia Pearson

Disciplines: Illustration, Graphic Design, Book Arts
Dates: November 15, 2013 - November 21, 2013

sculpture of multiple interlocking chairs

Tom Shields

Disciplines: Sculpture, Furniture and Woodworking, Applied Design
Dates: Fall semester 2014

For more information on how to apply for this program, please contact the Art Office at artinfo@mail.sdsu.edu.