BFA in Art, Painting

BFA Alumni

Paul Nissenbaum (BFA 2012) Visitor Services Assistant at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (2014). Docent for the Yayoi Kusama Exhibition "I Who Have Arrived in Heaven" at David Zwirner Gallery (2013). Internship at Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, NY (2013).

Lorelei Voronin (BFA 2012) Masters in Art Therapy Florida State University (Candidate)

Hannah Kitchen Stewart (BFA 2011) Creative Associate at Kalisher (art based interior design firm). Awarded an internship as assistant to the Registrar (Collection Manager) at the National Portrait Washington, DC. 2011

Brandon Cordrey (BFA 2010)Visual Art Exchange, Exhibitions Manager, Raleigh, NC, 2013 to present. Arts Access Inc: Making the Arts Accessible to People with Disabilities, Program & Development Director, Raleigh, NC, 2013 to present. Flanders Gallery, Manager, Raleigh, NC, 2012 to 2014.

Sherri Peterson (BFA 2010) MFA in Painting at SCAD, Candidate

Jamie Kunkle (BFA 2009) Represented by the: Mary Martin Gallery Charleston, SC

Cathy (Brown) Hardison (BFA 2009) Programs and Finance Director for Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge, NC.

Holly Ann (Sailors) Scoggins (BFA May 2009) Professor of Art at Polk State University, FL. Awarded the Leipzig International Artist residency, Germany. Received MFA from the New York Academy of Art 2012.

Michael Webster (BFA 2009) Faculty at Moorestown Friends School, NJ. Received MFA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago 2012 (Sculpture)

Sarah Searcy (BA 2009) 2009-2010 Fulbright-Nehru Teaching Assistantship fellowship in New Delhi, India.

Amanda Outcalt (BFA 2008) Associate Curator of Education at the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art, Virginia Beach, VA

Maurice Moore (BFA 2008) Adjunct Professor, Elon University, NC and Adjunct Professor, Saint Augustine's College, NC. Received his MFA University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Michael Meadors (BFA 2007) Teaches foundation level art courses at the University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates. Awarded a three month residency in Berlin, Germany, as part of the inaugural Urbanfuse exhibition 2013. Awarded the Leipzig International Artist residency, Germany. Received MFA from the New York Academy of Art 2010.

Amy Scheidegger (BFA 2005) Masters of Science in Arts Administration at Drexel University 2010. Founded the Artistic Rebuttal Project – a grassroots art advocacy initiative that strives to re-enforce and enlighten about the power of the arts.

Kymia Nawabi (BFA 2003) Winner. Bravo's second season of Work of Art: the Next Great Artist. Grant and Fellowship in Drawing, (NYFA) The New York Foundation for the Arts, NY. MFA Painting and Drawing Un. of Florida, Gainesville 2006.

Jason Mitcham (BFA 2002) New York Foundation for the arts Grant recipient 2012, Yaddo Artsit Residency, Saratoga Springs, NY (2012),Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant recipient (2005).Represented by Wynn Bone gallery. Received his MFA from the University of Florida in 2005.

Nikki Litts (BFA 2002) is Director of Creative Services & Public Engagement, Durham Public Schools, Durham, NC, 2013- present. Programs Coordinator, Holly Springs Cultural Center, Holly Springs, NC, 2009- 2010. Director of Exhibits & Education, Kinston Arts Center, Kinston, NC,  2006- 2009. Received her MFA from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2005.

Patrick Leger (BFA 2002)  

Derrick R. Cruz  (BFA 1999) Lecture at Parson's New School for Design

Brian Haverlock (BFA 1994) Adjunct Professor at Ringling College of Art and Design and a 2008 Pollock-Krasner grant recipient

Kara Hammond (BFA 1985) Recipient of two Pollock-Krasner Grants, has been awarded several residencies, including the World Views Program at the World Trade Center in 2001 and the MacDowell Colony in 2004.

David Pitman (BFA) Co-founder of Artist A Day. Design firm 485inc.

Scott Avett (BFA) of the Avett Brothers performed with Bob Dylan at Grammy Awards

Lisa Bateman (BFA) Adjunct Associate Professor Pratt Institute, New York City

Jeff Fleming (BFA) Director of the Des Moines Art Center at Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.

Paul Friedrich (BFA) is a nationally published Comic strip artist.

Rachel Marie-Crane Williams (BFA) Associate Professor at the University of Iowa.