Art art department

Bradford, Steven

BA in Art from Berea College, Kentucky and a MFA from the Rhode Island School of Design.

Associate Professor

Department: Art Department
Office: FAB 118
Phone: (845) 257-3835

Career History

Steven Bradford has taught in the Sculpture Program since 2000 and currently Co-Heads the program with Professor Emily Puthoff. From 1997 to 2000 he taught in the Ceramics Program at SUNY New Paltz. He has also taught at the Cleveland Institute of Art, California College of Arts and Crafts, and Kent State University.

He has exhibited nationally with one-person exhibitions at David Jacobs Fine Art in Los Angeles, CA, Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, CA, and the John Elder Gallery, NY, NY. He has participated in three residencies at the John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Arts/ Industry Program. He has lectured at the University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Nova Scotia School of Arts and Design, and Ohio University, Athens, OH. His work is in the private collections of John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Kohler Co., David Jacobs, Candice Groot, Ron Porter, and Marc and Diane Grainer. His work is in the permanent collection of the Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY.

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Bradford has received three Ohio Arts Council's Individual Artist Fellowships, and a NEA/ Arts Midwest Regional Visual Arts Fellowship.