Faculty & Team
The Chautauqua School of Art residency program is composed of an esteemed group of faculty. All faculty teach in the most current, contemporary pedagogies, working closely with our School of Art participants, Chautauquans and members of the public.
Our Lead Faculty conduct weekly sessions and one-on-one conversations. Their pedagogy comes directly from their practices as outlined below.
Alpesh Kantilal Patel
Coming soon! We are very excited to announce our visiting artists who will be conducting studio visits, group conversations, demonstrations and workshops for the 2022 Season in the spring. Check back soon!
Edwige CharlotVisiting Artist, Professional Development
Sascha GianellaVisiting Artist, Professional Development
Ruby LernerVisiting Mentor and Lecturer, Professional Development
Melissa PotterVisiting Artist, Professional Development
Community Classes Faculty
In addition to our Lead Faculty, a core part of Chautauqua Visual Arts is our Community Classes Faculty. They are all practicing artists who have exceptional skills and teach technical classes that are open to everyone, including the participants of our residency program. Faculty include the following artists, with more to be announced.
Raoul PachecoVisiting Artist and Ceramic Specialist Ceramics
David RogersArtist and Educator Figure Drawing, Digital Media, Painting
Adilene I. RosalesArtist and Educator, Ceramics Specialist ’19 Chautauqua School of Art Alumnus
Brett TaylorArtist and Educator, Printmaking Technician ’19 Chautauqua School of Art Alumnus
The members of our CVA Team are all practicing artists who not only manage our program, but also facilitate acquisitions, curate and organize exhibitions, conduct tours, hold conversations with artists, mentor participants and provide further education about the visual arts to everyone.