Visiting Assistant Professor 434.544.8714 *protected email* Caroline Wilson received her doctorate in educational leadership and MA in art history from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, her BA in art history from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and spent a summer conducting research at Lorenzo de Medici Institute in Florence, Italy. […]
Visiting Assistant Professor 434.544.8899 *protected email* In her time during and since graduating with her MFA from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Chelsea Tinklenberg has been an adjunct professor at UNC Greensboro, while pursuing opportunities to show her work and participate in artist residencies. In summer 2017, she was a part of the […]
Dr. Barbara Rothermel, director of Lynchburg’s Daura Gallery, recently returned from China, where she spent two weeks at Shanghai Jiao Tong University presenting professional development workshops on behalf of University Museums and Collections (UMAC), a committee of the International Council of Museums (ICOM).
When Dr. Jim Owens, a longtime history professor at Lynchburg College, died in August of 2017, he bequeathed to the College a large and eclectic collection of artwork. Of the approximately 300 pieces, many fall into the category of southern outsider folk art.
The life-size portrait bust of Thomas Jefferson captures the third president’s selflessness and devotion to public service. “It was my intent to show him as a visionary, to make him seem very purposeful, to show his strength of character and his strength of purpose in giving himself totally to the nation and to the state of Virginia.”
Associate Professor of Drawing and Painting 434.544.8349 *protected email* Beverly Rhoads, a native of western North Carolina, is a studio artist who has been painting from the figure and landscape for over 25 years. She has exhibited nationally in museums and galleries such as Blue Mountain Gallery, New York City; Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los […]
Assistant Professor of Photography and Graphic Design 434.544.8680 *protected email* Siobhan Byrns received her MFA in photography from the Art Institute of Chicago and received her BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art, focusing both on traditional and time-based new media. While a graduate student, she was formally trained as a fine art restorationist […]
Associate Professor of Graphic Design 434.544.8906 *protected email* Dillard 201 Ursula Bryant has worked in the marketing, print, and graphic design industry for more than 10 years. She is an associate professor of graphic design and the Chair of the Art Department. She also works as a freelance graphic designer for her personal graphic design […]