Erin Tapley

Erin Taple


Director, School of Art and Design
Professor, Art Education
Fine Artist, Dreamer
Phone: 828-227-3598
Office Address: BAC 157


  • B.S., Skidmore College
  • M.F.A., University of Alabama
  • Ph.D., University of Iowa

Exhibitions, Publications, Awards and Grants:

One-person exhibitions include:

  • McHenry County College, IA
  • Gail Steinfloether Gallery, WI
  • 7621 Gallery, FL
  • Davis Community College, NC
  • Hopkins Art Center, MN
  • Muskegon Community College, MI
  • Sinclair Community College, OH
  • Cape Girardeau Art Center, MO
  • Tennessee Technical University, TN
  • Madison Botanical Center, WI
  • Living Arts Center, OK
  • Wausau Arts Center, WI
  • Hothouse Gallery, Chicago
  • Marshfield Art Center, WI
  • Cazenovia College, NY
  • Cornell College, IA
  • Buchanan Art Center, IA
  • Keokuk Art Center, IA
  • Iowa Wesleyan College, IA
  • Southeastern Community College, IA
  • Burlington Arts Center, IA
  • Drewelowe Gallery, IA
  • Ferguson Gallery, AL
  • University of Alabama Birmingham, AL.

Publications Include:

  • Community Connections (NAEA anthology)
  • Video Art in Art Education (NAEA anthology)
  • Women Art Educators (NAEA anthology)
  • School Arts, Teaching Artist's Journal, NAEA Advisory
  • Journal of Cultural Research in Art Education, Art Education

Awards / Grants:

  • NEH Summer Institutes: Rome, Mexico
  • Fulbright Institute: Brazil
  • Ford Fellowship- Botswana
  • MacDowell Art Colony
  • Ragdale Foundation
  • Centrum Residency for Arts
  • Atlantic Center for the Arts
  • Valparaiso Fundacion por Artes
  • Faculty Development Research Grants (various)

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