Collaborating with Gary Geraths…again.

The very first studio faculty instructor I met twenty years ago when I came to Otis was Gary Geraths.  He taught Life Drawing right down the hall from my  Art History classroom and welcomed me into his classroom, always had a ready joke, and made me [more]

Art History Teaching Resources…peers, pedagogy, progress

Several years ago I gave a paper on Art History, Technology, and Pedagogy at a CAA regional conference in North Carolina and had the pleasure of meeting two incredible women, Michelle Fisher (CUNY Graduate Center) and Karen Shelby (Baruch College) [more]

Kerri Steinberg Hosts Steven Heller Conversation with Communication Arts Sophomores

On April 1st, 2014, former art director at the New York Times Steven Heller skyped into Kerri Steinberg's History of Graphic Design, Advertising, and Illustration class for a 45 minute conversation with Communication Arts sophomores. Steven Heller is [more]

Branding Beyond Baroque

Last semester I taught an Integrated Learning/Creative Action sophomore class on Branding and branded the venerable Beyond Baroque Literary Arts Center. I first became acquainted with it when my old English Professors in Pomona College, Richard [more]

The Day Steven Heller Came to Visit–via Skype

On April 1, 2014, Steven Heller, former art director at the New York Times, author/ co-author, or editor of 200 books on graphic design, illustration, and political art, and co-founder and co-chair of the MFA Design Criticism Department at School of [more]

Tucker Neel and Renee Petropoulos Lead Otis Class in Rome, Italy

Liberal Arts and Sciences faculty Tucker Neel and Graduate Fine Arts faculty Renee Petropoulos took fifteen students to Rome, Italy, over Spring Break. Students used this unique experience to critically interrogate their positions as tourists in [more]