Faculty and Staff

Animation

Sarah Beeby, Assistant Professor, FA 321 323.343.4041 | email | more | CV

Jim Ovelmen, Professor, FA 227 323.343.4033 | email | more | CV

Zachary Zezima, Assistant Professor, FA 357 323.343.4021email | more | CV

Art Education

Mika Cho, Professor, FA 322 323.343.4022/4040 | email | more | CV

Dustin Garnet, Assistant Professor, FA 354 323.343.4024email | more | CV

Art History

Manuel Aguilar, Professor, FA 228 323.343.4054 | email | CV

Design

Michael Henderson, Professor (FERP), FA 259 323.343.4035 | email 

Jimmy Moss, Professor, FA 324 323.343.4025 | email 

Connie Utterback, Professor, FA 323 323.343.4026 | email | CV

Zachary Vernon, Assistant Professor, FA 329 | email

Fashion, Fiber and Materials

Rebecca Davis, Professor, FA 257 323.343.4030 | email | CV

Carole Frances Lung, Associate Professor, FA 256 323.343.4029 | email | more | CV

Studio Arts

Luis Bermudez, Professor, FA 353 323.343.4042 | email | more | CV

Tim Ebner, Professor (FERP), FA 322 323.343.4027 | email 

Robert Martin, Professor, FA 256 323.343.4012 | email | more 

Oli Rodriguez, Assistant Professor, FA 328 | email

Richard Wearn, Professor, FA 356 323.343.4020 | email 

Emeriti Faculty

Barbara A.Boyer (Art Education)

Elizabeth Bryant (Studio Arts) 

Jack Butler (Studio Arts)

Abbas Daneshvari (Art History)

Dan Douke (Studio Arts)

John Funakura (Design)

Carol Jeffers (Art Education)

Tony Longson (Design) 

Joe Soldate (Studio Arts)

Carol Tuntland (Fashion, Fiber and Materials) 

Adjunct Faculty

Aono, Tetsuji 

Studio Arts (Ceramics)

Arribeno, Natalie

Fashion, Fiber and Materials

Asgari, Marjan

Art History

Aziz, Allison 

Art Education

Berman, Lynne 

Studio Arts (2D/Drawing)

Bernard, Cindy 

Studio Arts (Grad Seminar/Aesthetics)

Cao Ying, Alexandra 

Studio Arts (Drawing)

Case, Cole 

Studio Arts (Painting)

Cortina, Christine 

Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Duckworth, Noami 

Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Duffie, Rafael 

Animation

Engvig, Hakon 

Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Ferris, Seth 

Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Javid, Miranda 

Animation

Kelly, Terence 

Studio Arts (Drawing/Painting)

Lanzoni, Karin 

Studio Arts (Drawing/2D + Written Expression)

Lewis, Nicole 

Studio Arts (Ceramics)

Macias, Julian 

Studio Arts (Ceramics)

Madriaga, Diana 

Studio Arts (Ceramics/3D)

Morris, Joseph 

Studio Arts (Photography)

Nykolak, Jenevive 

Art History

Olson, Brian 

Studio Arts/Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Price, Antonia 

Fashion, Fiber and Materials

Reynolds, Carol 

Art Education

Rivera, Adriana 

Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Ross, Lauren 

Fashion, Fiber and Materials

Rubin, Jennifer 

Fashion, Fiber and Materials

Ruppel, Brian

Studio Arts (2D)

Rusch, Lori 

Art History

Santana, Marina

Studio Arts (3D)

Schafer, Scott

Studio Arts (Photography)

Schneider, Howard

Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Seirafi, Maece

Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Solis, Benito 

Studio Arts (WI, Seminar)

Teitelbaum, William 

Graphic Design/Visual Communication

Toyooka, Yuki

Studio Arts (Drawing)

Wyatt, Brianne

Studio Arts (Painting)

 

Department Office

Contact Information: Fine Arts Building Room 326-327
Phone (323) 343-4012| Fax (323) 343-4045 
Art-Department@calstatela.edu
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm

Rebecca Davis Department Chair/Faculty 
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4013 
rdavis@calstatela.edu

Wendi Alcazar Department Coordinator 
Phone/Ext: (323) 343-4010 
walcaza@calstatela.edu