TitleAssociate Professor of Art
Director of the Judith Mara Carson Center for Visual Arts
DepartmentArt and Art History
Beth Shipley teaches foundation and studio art courses in the Department of Art and Art History. Prior to joining the faculty in 2011, she taught at Pratt Institute and Kingsborough Community College (CUNY). She received a M.F.A. in Painting from Pratt Institute and a B.S. in Studio Art from Skidmore College. Her work has been exhibited in national and international galleries including the Sheila Riggs and Leidy Galleries of the Maryland Institute College of Art, the Painting Center, the Andrea Meislin Gallery, the Geoffrey Young Gallery, and the Solar Grandjean de Montigny in Brazil. Awards for her work include fellowships from the Helen Wurlitzer Foundation, NM; the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, VA; the Alfred and Trafford Klots International Program, France; and the Fundacion Valparaiso, Spain, as well as grants from the City University of New York and Change, the Rauschenberg Foundation.
B.S., Skidmore College
M.F.A., Pratt Institute