Alum Named Chair of Art Department at Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Posted February 24, 2017 in Master of Fine Arts, Alumni, Illustration, MFA Drawing

Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris State University (KCAD) alumnus Nathan Heuer (’06, BFA Illustration; ’08, MFA) has been named Chair of the Art department at Indiana University of Pennsylvania, where he has been a faculty member since 2013.

KCAD alumnus Nathan HeuerNathan Heuer (image courtesy of Nathan Heuer)

Heuer previously taught at Victoria College in Victoria, Texas, where he spent four years, and at KCAD, where he was an adjunct instructor.

He’s also an active practicing artist, having been involved in 25 exhibitions since 2007. His latest work is currently on display in a solo exhibition, Scenes from Late Capitalism, at the Brookline Arts Center in Boston through March 10, 2017.

work by alumna Nathan HeuerWork by Nathan Heuer currently on display at the Brookline Arts Center in Boston: "The New Rural Economy" (above) and "Continental Drift" (below) (images courtesy of the artist)



work by alumnus Nathan Heuer

Read more about Heuer’s new position at Indiana University of Pennsylvania in an article in The Penn, the university’s student newspaper.  

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