Virginia Commonwealth University School of the Arts is one of the country's best schools for arts and design. We are a community of artists, designers, performers and scholars who champion excellence and value different perspectives, backgrounds and life experiences.
"We forget all the benefits from play and the more we play, the better our work will be"
"...the play between installation art, there is a very fine line between it and Interior Design"
"When you ask Camden (Whitehead) a question, he may respond with undefinedHave you seen a chestnut?undefined"
"I have a rather cliché end goal, to be able to help people"
"I love the fact that you can be yourself here and be accepted"
"How I look at inclusion is...how to use diversity in a way that creates and bridges community."
"Nothing is perfect, well maybe a #2 pencil"
"I teach very honestly, meaning that I want to learn from the students and they learn from me."
"Richmond is special because of the DIY scene"
"People who are lucky say yes to a lot of things, they do not say no very often"
"As a teacher you never know how you impact the students that you are interacting with"
“To visit a culture that is so dramatically different in every conceivable way really opens their eyes”
"I wish I would have taken a class on teaching marching band"
"VCU Qatar has great facilities and resources to explore with"
"When you are in school you feel like you have a lot of time"