The Catholic University of America


Nora M. Heimann
Chair, Associate Professor, Art History
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  • John G. Figura
    Salve Regina Gallery Director, Assistant Professor, Design, Drawing, and Painting
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  • Jonathan Monaghan
    Undergraduate Advisor, Assistant Professor, Digital Art, 3D Printing and Graphic Design
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Adjunct Faculty

Jeffrey Andrews
Lecturer, Ceramic Art                        Contact Email 

Matthew Barrick
Lecturer, Photography, and Digital Photography
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Adam Bradley
Lecturer, Metal Sculpture
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Dena Crosson
Lecturer, Art History
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Peter Dueker                                 Lecturer, Photography                      Contact Email 

Konstantina Karterouli
Lecturer, Art History
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Kevin Mitchell
Lecturer, Drawing & Composition      Contact Email 

Susan Nalezyty
Lecturer, Art History
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Manuel Navarrete
Lecturer, Digital Art                           Contact Email

Beverly Ress
Lecturer, Watercolor Painting, Sculpture, Design, and Metal Sculpture  
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Heather Turnbow
Lecturer, Art History
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Faculty Emeriti

Tom Nakashima
Professor Emeriti

John R. Winslow
Professor Emeriti



Former Faculty

Robert Barnard
Lecturer, Ceramic Art

Jay H. Carpenter
Lecturer, Ceramic Art

Orgu Dalgic                                       Lecturer, Art History                          

Adam Davies
Lecturer, Photography

Mary Frank
Faculty Coordinator
Jessica Fripp
Lecturer, Renaissance Art

Robert Glass                                    Lecturer, Art History                          

Kurt Godwin
Lecturer, Art in Museums, Design, and Painting

Jenna Isaacson Pfueller              Lecturer, Digital Photography            

Steve Jones
Lecturer, Metal Sculpture, Sculpture, Digital Sculpture, and Design

Katharina Kaliardos
Lecturer, Art History    

Stephanie Kay
Lecturer, Studio Art                        

Kathleen Kretz
Lecturer, Drawing, Painting               

Lisa Lipinski
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Art History 

Karyn Miller
Lecturer, Contemporary Art
Asma Naeem
Lecturer, Modern Art
Nina O'Neil
Lecturer, Museum Studies
Erik Sandberg
Lecturer, Figure Drawing and Painting

Kim Sels
Lecturer, American Art History

Lara Yeager-Crasselt Lecturer, Art History




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     Department of Art
     The Catholic University of America
     Salve Regina Hall, 101 Main Office

     Office Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm
     Gallery Hours: 10:00am - 4:00pm
     (Mon - Thur)

     Phone: 202-319-5282
     Fax: 202-319-6390

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Peter Gribbin
Asst. to Chair
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Faculty Highlight: Jonathan Monaghan

State of the Art: Discovering American Art Now
September 13, 2014 - January 19, 2015
Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Bentonville, AR
Curated by Don Bacigalupi and Chad Alligood
In conjunction with State of the Art, Artspace asked Professor Monaghan to create a limited edition print, which is available to acquire.
SAIC: Conversations at the Edge
September 18, 6:00PM
Gene Siskel Film Center, 164 N. State St., Chicago, IL
Moving Image Istanbul
September 25-28, 2014
roBOt Festival commission
October 1 - 5, 2014
Palazzo Re Enzo, Bologna, Italy
curated by Sarah Corona
Cardiff Contemporary: #Reveal/Conceal
October 20 - 27, 2014
Cardiff, Wales
Curated by Emma M. Price
The legendary exquisite corpse tumblr, 5+ years running, asked Professor Monaghan to contribute.