Aileen Wilson - Chairperson of Art and Design Education
Aileen WilsonChairperson of Art and Design Education
Art and Design Education
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14/SP-ADE-621-01 Special Topics
2005-2012 EdD (with distinction) in Art/Art, Education Teachers College, Columbia University, New York.
1997-1999 EdM in Art/Art Education (with NYS Teacher Certification, Visual Arts PreK-12), Teachers College, Columbia University, New York.
1985-1986 MA (postgraduate) Printmaking, Chelsea School of Art, London, UK.
1982-1985 BA (Hons) Fine Art (Printmaking/Painting) First Class Degree, Grays School of Art, Aberdeen, Scotland.
A Fulbright specialist grantee in Art Education to Iceland Academy of the Arts in 2011 and 2012, her research interests include teaching and learning in art and design education; the drawing practices of early adolescents; and art and design in youth and community development. Current projects include co-curating (with Tara Kopp) “The Imperative of Teaching:” Studio Pedagogy at Gallery Bergen at Bergen Community College, New Jersey, February 2013, a group exhibition with Kim Beck, Adam Brent, Nina Katchadourian and Sheila Pepe, and others.
ACADEMIC AWARDS AND GRANTS
2013 National Art Education Research Award, Title: Art and Design Education K–12: A“place-based” response. Principal Investigator.
2013 Activating Design: Brokering Change. an exhibition of work by the graduating students in the School of Design Strategies, Parsons The New School. Curated by Aileen Wilson at the Arnold and Sheila Aronson Gallery, 66 5th Avenue, New York, NY 10011. May 10–May 24, 2013.
2010 building_space_with_words: An interactive, multi-media installation exploring the relationship between physical and virtual space co-authored with Anne-Laure Fayard. Leonardo: The Journal of The International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology. MIT Press. Vol. 43, No 3 (2010).
2010 Promenade(s) with Anne-Laure Fayard in Mihatsch, R. (Ed) (2010). TakingFROMLeavingINMovingON. Revolver: Berlin (ISBN 978-3-86895-137-0)