Cho

 

 

Dr. Mika M. Cho

Associate Professor, Art Department

School of Arts & Letters

California State University Los Angeles

 

Office   Fine Arts, Room 358

                                                                       

             Tel: (213) 343-4022

             Fax: (213) 343-4045

E-mail: mcho@calstatela.edu

 

DEGREES

 

1992                ED.D., Illinois State University, Normal, IL

                        Major:  Art Education

                        Minor: Educational Administration and Foundations

1988                MA., Illinois State University, Normal, IL

                        Major:  Art Education

1984                M.F.A., Sook Myung Women's University, Seoul, Korea

                        Major:  Studio Arts

1982                B.F.A., Sook Myung Women's University, Seoul, Korea,

                        Major:  Studio Arts

 

TEACHING

 

9/1996 - Present    Tenured Associate Professor, Art. California State University,

                                 Los Angeles, CA

9/1991 - 1996         Assistant Professor, Art. California State University, Los Angeles, CA

 

HONORS, AWARDS, and GRANTS

 

1998    Award: Sabbatical Leave, Valuation of Art Education in the Context of Culture, California State University, CA

1998    Grant: The Teacher Incentive Grant: Developing Portfolio Assessment for Secondary Art Teacher Preparation, National Art Education Foundation, Reston, Virginia

1997    Award: Performance Salary Step Increase (PSSI).  California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1996    Honor and Award Outstanding Higher Education Art Educator of 1996.  State Council of California Art Education Association, Sacramento, CA

1996    Award: Performance Salary Step Increase (PSSI).  California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1995    Funded Research and Award: Valuation of Art Education in the Context of Culture. Affirmative Action Faculty Development Grant Recipient, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1995    Honor: Excellent Faculty Advisor. Phi Lambda Theta International Honor Society Bi-Annual Conference, Chicago, IL

1994    Funded Research and Award: Art from Diverse Cultures. Innovative Teaching Instruction Award Recipient, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1994    Funded Research and Award: Training Teachers in Multicultural Art Education. Affirmative Action Faculty Development Grant Recipient, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1994    Appreciation Award: Teaching Art to Special/At-Risk Children. San Pedro Academy, Los Angeles, CA

1993    Appreciation Award, Invited Speech: Supporting and Promoting Art Appreciation. Almondale Middle School, CA

1992    Funded Research and Award: Transfer Articulation Issues in Higher Education. Affirmative Action Faculty Development Grant Recipient, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1991    Funded Research and Award: Developing Multicultural Art Curriculum for K-12 Education. Affirmative Action

            Faculty Development Grant Recipient, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1991    Funded Research and Award: The Best Dissertation Proposal of the year 1991.  A Survey of Articulation and Transfer Issues in Illinois Community College Art Program. Ora-Bretall Grant Recipient, I.S.U.  Illinois State University, Normal, IL

1989 – 1992

            Fellowships: Doctoral Program. Graduate School, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

1990    Award: The Best Art Education Student of the Year. Illinois State University, Normal, IL

1990    Mary Packwood Scholarship Award, The Excellent Student of the Year. Illinois State University, Normal, IL

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

1999    Cho, M.M. (1999) "Portfolio development in secondary teaching credential art program," Journal of Art and Design Education, Vol. 18, No. 2, 207-212

1998    Cho, M.M. (1998) "Mask-making and the Art in Multicultural Art Education," Art Education, Vol. 51, No. 1, 69-74

1997    Cho, M.M. (1997) "The influence of cultural factors and demographics on the valuation of art," Journal of Art and Design Education, Vol. 16, No. 3, 319-323

1996    Cho, M.M. (1996) Chapter 6. "Developing Teaching Portfolios in Art Education," Multicultural Approaches to Visual Arts, Woodlin, P. J. (1996) Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, Dubuque, IA

1996    A Painting (Metaphor '95-1) printed in the book, Multicultural Approaches to Visual Arts, Woodlin, P. J. (1996) Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, Dubuque, IA

1996    Artist Statement and a Painting (Metaphor '95) published in the book, Music in Our Culture, Kravitz, E. K. (1996) Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, Dubuque, IA

1996    A Painting (Metaphor '95-6) printed on the book cover, Reader's Guide for Art 357 (1996) Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company, Dubuque, IA

1996    W3art Internet Web-Pages (1996), http://www.w3art.com/abspainter.html

1996    Cho, M.M. "Building Esteem in At-Risk Children Through Ritual Mask Making ," School Art, Accepted for publication

1996    Cho, M.M. (1996, March) "Using Visual Art to Motivate At-Risk Children," Teaching K-8

1996    Cho, M.M. (1996, Spring,) "Art Works," Teaching Tolerance

1994    Cho, M.M. (1994) "A Survey of Articulation and Transfer Issues in Community College Art Programs in Illinois," Community College Journal of Research and Practice, Vol. 18, No.6, 557-567

1992 - 1993                                                                                          Monthly Reports for Southern California Art Education Council, Painted Monkey News, California Art Education Association, CA

1992    "A Survey of Articulation and Transfer Issues in Illinois Community College Art Programs," Doctoral Dissertation, #48106, University Microfilms Inc. Ann Arbor, MI

1984    "The Study of the Yi-Dynasty Ritual Vessels,"  M.F.A. Thesis, Seoul, Korea

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

1999    "Group Show," Los Angeles County Museum of Art Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1999    "National Juried Show," Patricia Correia Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA

1998    " LA Arts Project," Student Union at California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1998    "DADA Lives! '98," Abstract Paintings, Seventh Market Place, Los Angeles, CA

1998    "DADA Auction Show," California Plaza, Los Angeles, CA

1998    "All City Open Show," Barnsdall Art Park, Los Angeles, CA

1998    "Solo Show," Abstract Paintings 1997 - 1998, Robert Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1997    "Group Show: Montage," Abstract Paintings 1997, Village Square Gallery, Montrose, CA

1997    "One-person Show," Abstract Paintings 1988 - 1997, Lousies Tarratoria Restaurant, Los Feliz, CA

1997    "Group Show: DADA Lives! '97," Abstract Paintings 1995 - 1996, University Club, Los Angeles, CA

1997    "Faculty Show: An Artful Celebration," Abstract Paintings 1997, Luckman Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

1997    "Two-persons Show," Abstract Paintings 1995-1996 Village Square Gallery, Montrose, CA

1996    "Downtown Lives '96," Abstract Paintings 1996, DADA Annual Group Show, Los Angeles, CA

1996    "Faculty Show: Diverse Vision," Abstract Paintings 1996 CSULA Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1996    "Affair in the Gardens: Art Show 1996," Abstract Paintings 1995, Juried Group Show, Beverly Hills, CA

1995    "10 Abstract Paintings 1995," Group Show, Pasadena City Hall, Pasadena, CA

1994    "Group Show: Benefit 94," Abstract Paintings 1993-1994, Ethiopian Community Center, Los Angeles, CA

1994    "Faculty Show: View," Abstract Painting 1994, CSULA Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1994    "Faculty Show Now," Self-Portrait 1993, CSULA Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1993    "Visual Art Council Exhibition/Art Auction," CSULA Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

1999    "Art Portfolio: Developing Literacy in Visual Art," Speaker, International Art Education Association Conference, Brisbane, Australia

1999    "How Art affects on the disabled children," Panelist, UN Conference Center, Bangkok, Thailand

1999    "Teacher Education," Panelist, Korean Educational Development Center, Seoul, Korea

1999    "Portfolio Development in Teacher Education in Art," Speaker, American Association for Higher Education Conference, Denver, Colorado

1999    "Portfolio Development in Teacher Education in Art," Speaker, American Educational Research Association, Montreal, Canada

1999    "Portfolio Assessment in Secondary Art Teacher Education," Speaker, National Art Education Association Conference, Washington, D.C.

1998    "Abstract Paintings," Guest Speaker, Ryman Performing Arts Program, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

1998    "Art Portfolio Development for Elementary School Teachers," Speaker, International Society Through Art Education Conference, Tokyo, Japan

1998    "Abstract Expression Paintings," Speaker, Faculty Exchange Program, CSU Summer Arts, Long Beach, CA

1998    "Developmental Stages of Children's Art," for Arts Education Initiative Teachers' Academy, Speaker, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA

1998    "Beverly Hills Community Art Fair," Juror, Beverly Hills, CA

1998    Presenter, "Art Projects for At-Risk Children," Edmund Children's Court, Los Angeles, CA

1998    Juror, Los Angeles Art Project, Student Union, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1998    "Educational Portfolio Development in Teacher Education in Art," Speaker, American Educational Research Conference, San Diego, CA

1997    "Multicultural Art: Sculpture," Guest Speaker, Muscatel Junior High School, Rosemead, CA

1997    "The Influence of Culture and Demographics on the Valuation of Art," Speaker, The International Research Conference of the 4th European Congress of International Society for Education through Art, Glasgow, Scotland

1997    "Portfolio Assessment in Teacher Education in Art," Speaker, European Congress of International Society for Education through Art Conference, Glasgow, Scotland

1997    "Visual Art with At-Risk Children," Speaker, European Congress of International Society for Education through Art Conference, Glasgow, Scotland

1997    "Using Educational Portfolio in Secondary Teacher Education in Art," Speaker, American Educational Research Association Conference, Chicago, IL

1997    "The Valuation of Art in the Cultural Context," Speaker, National Art Education Association Conference, New Orleans, LA

1997    "Using Educational Portfolio in Secondary Teacher Education in Art," Speaker, National Art Education Association Conference, New Orleans, LA

1996    "Developing Teaching Portfolios in Art Education," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, Monterey, CA

1996    "Culture and Art," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, Monterey, CA

1996    "Portfolio Development in Secondary Education," Presenter, California Educational Research Association, Marina Del Rey, CA

1996    "Art as Therapy," Invited Presenter, Council on Health Related Program, Lincoln High School, Los Angeles, CA

1996    "Developing Teacher Portfolios in Art Education," Presenter, International Alliance for Teacher Scholar Conference, Portland, Oregon

1996    "Slide Presentation of Studio Work," Invited Presenter, University of California, Irvine, CA

1996    Invited Artist, Optimist Youth Homes, Los Angeles, CA

1996    "Art as Therapy," Invited Presenter, Council on Health Related Programs, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1996    Consultant, Developing Curriculum for the Undergraduate Multiple Subject Teaching Credential

            Program, Charter School of Education, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1996    "Culture and the Valuation of the Art," Presenter, 1996 Lilly Conference on College & University Teaching, Lake Arrowhead, CA

1996    "California Visual and Performing Arts Framework," Invited Panelist, California Visual and Performing Arts Framework Leadership Conference, Asilomar, CA

1996    "Creating a Community for and with New Faculty," Workshop Presenter, 1996 Faculty Retreat, California State University, LA, CA

1995    "Art from Diverse Cultures," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, San Jose, CA

1995    "Exceptional Education: Multicultural Art with At-Risk Children," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, San Jose, CA

1995    "Ritual Mask," Presenter, Faculty Exchange Program, CSU Summer Arts, Humboldt, CA

1995    "Special Education: Art with At-Risk Children," Presenter, National Art Education Association Annual Conference, Houston, Texas

1995    "Teaching Multicultural Art in the Multi-Subject Teaching Credential Program," Presenter, 1995 Lilly Conference on College & University Teaching, Lake Arrowhead, CA

1995    "Art as Therapy," Invited Presenter, Council on Health Related Programs, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1994    "Art in the Context of Culture," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, San Diego, CA

1994    "Ritual Mask," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, San Diego, CA

1994    Juror, Beverly Hills Community Arts Fair, Beverly Hills, CA

1994    "Comparison between Korean and American Wood Sculpture," Presenter, 1994 Lilly Conference on College & University Teaching Lake Arrowhead, CA

1993    "Ritual Mask," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, San Francisco, CA

1993    "Philosophy of Teaching Art," Invited Presenter, Phi Lambda Theta International Honor Society, Los Angeles, CA

1993    "Art Nourishes Our Souls," Invited Presenter, Kappel Union School District, Almondale, CA

1993    "Slide Presentation on the Last Ten Years of Studio Work," Presenter, Faculty Exchange Program, CSU Summer Arts, Humboldt, CA

1993    Consultant, Beverly Hills Community Arts Fair, Beverly Hills, CA

1992    Juror, California Community Foundation's Annual Poster Contest for National Philanthropy, Los Angeles, CA

1992    "Art Links the Future," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, Irvine, CA

1992    "Ritual Mask," Presenter, California Art Education Association Annual Conference, Irvine, CA

1992    "Art Education In 21st Century," Invited Presenter, Hsinchu Teachers' College, Taiwan, ROC

1992    "Seminar in Art Education," Art 500, Invited Presenter, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1992    "Ritual Mask," Invited Presenter, Phi Lambda Theta International Honor Society, Los Angeles, CA

 

SERVICE AND PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS-ELECTED/APPOINTED POSITIONS

 

1996 - present         Delegate, United State Society for Education through Art Association

1996 - present         Member, Professional Development/Preservice Committee, National Art Education Association

1994 - present         Member, Advisory Committee, The Center for Effective Teaching and Learning, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1992 - present         Liaison, Articulation with Community Colleges for Art Department, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1992 - present         Board Member, School of Arts and Letters Angels, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1992 - present         Member, Part-time Instructor Evaluation Committee, Art Department, California State University, LA, CA

1991 - present         Student Teacher Supervisor, Student Teachers of Single Subject (Art) Teaching Credential Program, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1991 - present         Academic/Credential Advisor, Art Department, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1991 - present         Member, Graduate Student Screening Committee,

                                 Art Department, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1998                         Member, External Promotion Review Committee, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

1998                         Member, Theatre and Dance Department RTP Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1994 - 1997              Member, University Faculty Policy Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1996 -1997               Option Chair, Art Education and Art Therapy Options, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1996                         Member, Discretionary Lottery Fund Proposal Reading Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1996 and 1997        Member, University Academic Advisement Sub-Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1995 - 1996              Invited Member, Leadership Team of California Visual and Performing Art Framework, Los Angeles County Office of Education, Los Angles, CA

1995 -1996               Member, 1996 University Faculty Retreat Workshop Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993 -1996               Faculty Advisor, Phi Lambda Theta, International Honor Society, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993 - 1996              Faculty Advisor, Art Education and Art Therapy Association (AETO Graduate Student Organization), California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993 -1995               Board Member, Luckman Fine Arts Complex Advisory Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1994 -1995               Senate, Academic Senate, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1995                         Member, Affirmative Action Faculty Development Grant Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1994 - 1995              Member, Scholarship Committee, Conference of Minority Public Administrators, Los Angeles, CA

1994 -1995               Member, Search Committee for the Dean of School of Arts & Letters California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993 - 1994              Project Consultant, Korean-American Teacher Project, Los Angeles, CA

1993, 1994 and

1995                         Representative, School of Arts and Letters, Student Recruitment at Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA

1994 -1995               Chair, Teacher Education Sub-Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1992 -1995               Treasurer, Membership Committee, School of Arts and Letters Angels, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1992 -1995               Option Chair, Art Education and Art Therapy Options, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1992 -1995               Member, Teacher Education Sub-Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993 and 1994        Representative, School of Arts & Letters,

                                 Graduate/Professional Schools Information Day, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993 -1994               Member, Selection Committee for the Director of Asian-American Pacific Asian Institute, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1992 -1993               Secretary, Southern California Art Education Council, Los Angeles, CA

1992 -1993               Advisor, Kappa Phi National Honorary Art Fraternity, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993                         Member, Conference Planning Committee, "Multi-ethnic Coalition Building in LA" California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993                         Faculty Advisor, "Honoring Diversity," Phi Lambda Theta 38th Biennial Council and Leadership Conference, Albuquerque, NM

1993 -1993               Member, Cultural Diversity Celebration Planning Committee, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993                         Representative, School of Arts and Letters, Student Recruitment at El Camino Junior College, Torrance, CA

1992- 1993               Hiring Sub Committee for Art Education Position, Art Department, California State University, LA, CA

1992- 1992               Member, Faculty Affairs Committee, School of Arts and Letters, California State University, LA, CA

 

MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

 

1996 - present         California Educational Research Association

1994 - present         Los Angeles Downtown Artist Development Association

1993 - present         American Educational Research Association

1993 - present         International Alliance of Teacher Scholars Association

1992 - present         Korean-American Education Association

1991 - present         California Art Education Association

1991 - present         California Faculty Association

1991 - present         Phi Lambda Theta International Honor Society

1987 - present         International Society for Education through Art (INSEA)

1987 - present         National Art Education Association

1987 - present         United States Society for Education through Art (USSEA)

 

 

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