Department Chair: Arts
Lee Emma Running received her MFA from the University of Iowa in 2005 and joined the faculty of Grinnell College in the same year. She teaches Sculpture and Drawing... read more
Jenny Anger joined the Department of Art at Grinnell College in 1997. She has been an associate professor since 2004. She has served as department chair (2004-06) and chair of the Gender, Women,... read more
Chasson entered Senior Faculty Status in the summer of 2012 after teaching at Grinnell since 1980. His research focusses on the functions of decoration and illustration in medieval Latin... read more
Andrew Kaufman received his Master of Fine Arts degree in 2002 from the University of South Florida in a studio art program that emphasized the coupling of concept and form. Kaufman considers... read more
Matthew Kluber teaches print media, digital media, drawing and hybrid media.
Kluber holds a master of fine arts degree from the University of Iowa and a bachelor of fine arts degree from... read more
Marika T. Knowles studies French art of the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. She is particularly interested in the way that motifs travel between a variety of media, from Salon... read more
Vanessa Lyon teaches early modern art with an emphasis on gender, historiography, and cross-cultural relationships in Spanish, Flemish, and British visual representation (circa 1400-1700). Her... read more
Jill Davis Schrift has been a lecturer in art at Grinnell College since 1988. During this time, she has taught courses in design, drawing, and all levels of ceramics.
Most recently, Schrift... read more
Susan Strauber is professor of art history with senior faculty status. For much of her career, her scholarship was concerned with the historical and critical examination of the paintings of EugÃ¨... read more
Lesley Wright has been director of the Faulconer Gallery since May 1999. She oversees the staff, policies and exhibition schedule for both the Faulconer Gallery and the Print and Drawing Study... read more