Fine Art Department

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Fine Art Department



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The Painting Department, as it was originally called began in 1930 with the establishment of the College, under the direction of Stanley Reckless.

Department Chairs:
Stanley Reckless, Chair (1930-1955)
Lorser Feitelson, Chair (1956-1972)
Laurence Dreiband, Chair (1972-2012)
Tom Knechtel (Interim Chair during international search)(2012-2013)
Vanalyne Green, Chair (Fall 2014–Fall 2015)
Tom Knechtel (Interim Chair Fall 2015)
Tom Knechtel (Rotating Chair January 2016 – December 2017); Laura Cooper Associate Chair (Rotating Chairs – three year rotation to be reviewed in 2019)
Laura Cooper Chair; Jean Rasenberger Associate Chair (January 2018 - January 2021)

Mitchell Kane, 2006-present

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Copyright held by Art Center College of Design (Pasadena, Calif.)

Digital materials and catalog records are made available for educational and research purposes only and cannot be reproduced, distributed, or published without written permission from Art Center College of Design.

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