3 (Of the Many!) Ways Our Grads Are Finding Success After Knox
1. Some have pursued a Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
- University of Chicago (sculpture), Gabe Moreno '14, working artist in Chicago.
- University of Wisconsin-Madison (sculpture), Anthony Deiner-Hanson '14.
- Tyler School of Art (multimedia), Rebecca Ott '12, working artist in Philadelphia.
- Boston University (painting), Mark Farrell '12, working artist.
- Virginia Commonwealth University (ceramics), Katie O'Connor '12, working artist in Virginia.
- University of Pennsylvania (painting), Saori Morizumi '10.
- University of Illinois-Chicago (architecture), Spencer McNeil '10.
- Alfred University (ceramics), Rianna Sprague '09, working artist and teacher in Chicago.
- Maryland Institute College of Art (sculpture), Angelo Kozonis '09.
- Rhode Island School of Design (painting), Katie Bell '08, working artist in New York.
- The School of the Art Institute in Chicago (sculpture), Selena Jones '08, working artist and teacher in Chicago.
- Boston University (painting), Gaia Nardie-Warner '08, working artist in Chicago.
2. Some pursue art-related careers.
- Web Developer, Uptake, Chicago, Alex Robertson '12.
- Marketing, Rebirth Garments, Nina Litoff '12.
- Designer, Field Museum, Chicago, Nick Kalmus '10.
- Development, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Heather Kopec '10.
- Web Development, Creative Coding, Philippe Moore '08.
- Web-user Experience Designer, SmugMug, Keenan Wells '05.
- Art Director, Pritzart Studios, Brazil, Priscila de Lima '05.
- Owner, Licensed Professional Counselor, Creative Roots Therapy, Eugene, Oregon, Erin Spier '04.
- Publications Design, Art Institute of Chicago, Joe Mohan '03.
- Museum Art Curator, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Natalie Mault '01.
- Design Consultant, Ethan Allen, Washington, D.C., Desiree Maltbia Lee '01.
- Executive Vice President, UOVO Fine Art Storage, New York, Christopher Wise '00.
3 Some go into education.
- Art Teacher, Des Plaines Public Schools, Bridget Doherty '15.
- Visiting Assistant Professor, Knox College, Tim Stedman '09.
- Art Teacher, Galesburg High School, Greg Liebach '08.
- Instructor of Graphic Design, Illinois Central College, East Peoria, Illinois, Priscila De Lima '05.
- Art Teacher, Peoria Public Schools, Dana Johnson '04.
- Art Teacher, Elk Grove Village, Cindy Pacyk '04.
- Assistant Professor and Area Head of Ceramics, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville; Joe Page '03.
Learn more about life after Knox.