Department of Art Faculty

The University of Alaska Anchorage, Department of Art faculty teach, inspire, and mentor their students to be critical thinkers, skillful technicians and the brightest possibilities in the field of art. As accomplished artists and scholars, our faculty create and continually stimulate UAA's culture of research and discovery. Beyond the university, UAA's art faculty are leaders in their respective fields, pursuing an engaging array of projects.

 

Garry Mealor
Garry Mealor
Chair, Department of Art
Associate Professor of Art, Drawing & Watercolor
Drawing Program Coordinator
Foundations Program Coordinator


Alvin Amason
Alvin Amason
Term Associate Professor of Art, Alaska Native Art
Alaska Native Art Program Coordinator
Tom Chung
Thomas Chung
Assistant Professor of Art, Drawing & Painting
Painting Program Coordinator
Allana DeRocchi
Alanna DeRocchi
Term Instructor of Art, Ceramics 
Ceramics Technician
Herminia Din
Dr. Herminia Din
Professor of Art, Art Education & Art Appreciation
BFA Program Coordinator
Steve Godfrey

Steve Godfrey
Professor of Art, Ceramics
Ceramic Program Coordinator
Curator, Kimura Gallery
Curator, Arc Gallery

Mariano Gonzales
Mariano Gonzales
Professor of Art, Printmaking, Illustration & Foundations
Digital Art and Deasign Coordinator
Printmaking Program Coordinator

Kristy Summers
Kristy Summers
Assistant Professor of Art, Sculpture & 3D Design
Sculpture Program Coordinator
Deb Tharp
Deborah Tharp
Associate Professor of Art, Photography
Photography Program Coordinator 
 

Adjunct Faculty

 

Hollis Mickey

Hollis Mickey
Art History

 

Becky White

Becky White
Art Appreciation & Art History

 

 

Graham Dane

Graham Dane
Drawing

 

Lukas Elliot

Lucas Elliot
Illustration

 

 

Tim Remick

Tim Remick
Photography

 

Mike Conti

Mike Conti
Photography

 

 

Rebecca Brubaker

Rebecca Brubaker
3D Design 

 

 

 

 


Support Staff

 

Hallinen

Hans Hallinen
Sculpture Technician, Kimura Gallery Exhibition Installer