Students and Alumni

What Can You Do With an Art/ Art History Degree?

Our graduates in Studio Art and Art History currently hold or have held these positions:

Professional Artists

Artists, photographers, and those specializing in other media creating and exhibiting their work.

Owner/Designer of Company

Illustrator, Web, and Graphic Designer at Katrina Ross Design + Illustration   –   Owner and Creative Director of Graffinis Swimwear   –   Proprietor of Pablo & Samantha Photography   –   Owner and Photographer for Dom Channon Photo   –   Founding Partner of In Support Of   –   Owner and Illustrator The Fuzzy Bee Paper Company   –   Owner of Jackie Duncan Photography, Inc.   –   Owner of Woodside Builders, LLC   –   Owner of Rush Zimmerman Photography   –   Owner, Designer, Manufacturer of Betsy Cook Design, LLC – National Picnic   –   Owner of Park Street Studios


Senior Photography Specialist at Qatar Museums   –   Photographer for CoStar   –   Photography Manager at Spectrum Brands, Inc.   –   Photography Historian


Graphic Designer at Weber Shandwick, Boston, MA   –   Graphic Designer for WaterFire in Providence  –   Freelance Designer/Art Director with Creative Circle, Boston, MA  –  Art Director at DDB Remedy, NYC   –   Freelance Graphic Designer    –   Graphic and Web Designer   –   Designer and Developer at Sofft Shoe Company   –   Production Designer at Vistaprint Corporate Solutions   –   Senior Designer at BBDO New York   –   Lead Designer   –   Junior Interior Designer   –   Jewelry Design Consultant  –  Set Designer for Dance Group


Professor of Art Theory at Queensland College of Art, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia   –  Teacher with “Learning Through Art” program at the Guggenheim Museum, NYC   –   Laser Teaching Assistant at Northeastern University, School of Architecture   –   Art and Photography Teacher

Board Positions

Executive Director of the Board of Trustees of the Linda Pace Foundation, San Antonio, Texas   –   Executive Vice President, Executive Creative Director at Edelman   –   Executive Creative Director   –   Executive Director at Capitol Hill Film Classic   –   Vice President at Westford Museum


Exhibition Coordinator and Curatorial Assistant at Museo de  Arte de Ponce, Puerto Rico  – Curatorial Assistant, Contemporary and Special Projects at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston  – Curatorial Assistant, Springfield Museums, MA   –   Senior Curator at American Federation of Art and Location One, NYC  – Associate Curator of the Fitchburg Museum of Art in Fitchburg, MA   –   Koch Curatorial Fellow at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, MA  –  Curator in Residence for Trestle Gallery, Third Avenue Project Space in Brooklyn, NY  –   Assistant Curator at the Chicago Institute of Art  –  Associate Curator  for Tourtellotte Memorial Room, North Grosvenordale, CT   –   Curator of Drawings and Watercolors at Arader Galleries   –   Associate Curator of Currier Museum of Art   –   Departmental and Curatorial Assistant at Tufts University Art Galleries   –   Acting Curator of Springfield Museums   –   Associate Curator at the Museo de Arte de Ponce (Puerto Rico)


Gallery Coordinator, Providence Art Club   –  Gallery Assistant at Bert Gallery, Providence  – Gallery Assistant  Ivorypress   Ltd., Madrid, Spain  –   Gallery Assistant Ben Brown Fine Art, London   –   Gallery Manager   –   Founder of Retort Gallery (Boston)

Media  –  Team Leader, Account Management at Intent Media, NYC   –   Administrative Assistant at Traction Artist Management, NYC


Social Media Manager at Avalanche Vocals   –   Product Marketing Manager, Audience at Spotify   –   Production and Digital Media Manager   –   E-Commerce and Marketing Administrator at TriMarkUSA   –    Development Officer, Communications at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA  –   Freelance Communications Consultant for Waterfire Providence, Bert Gallery and the Art Club of Rhode Island Iona Fest   –   Director of Digital Communications at Teachers College, Columbia University   –   Chief Digital Officer at Welspun Group

Creative Services

Freelance Creative Consultant   –   Project Manager-D1/Amazon Creative Services at Amazon   –   Creative Coordinator   –   Creative Services Manager at WaterFire, Providence   –    Creative Director at Hill Holliday   –   Creative Project Manager   –   3D Generalist/Systems Architect/Creative Technologist/Programmer at Jay Franco + Sons

Writing & Editing

Contributing Writer for Big Red & Shiny, Boston, MA  –   Art Editor   –   Contributing writer/freelance writer   –   Junior Copywriter at ALEX + ANI   –   News Editor for at Artforum International Magazine   –   Art Editor for Boston Accent Lit   –   Freelance Arts & Culture Writer


London Playwright   –   Filmmaker   –   Architect   –   Senior Art Director at Barron’s   –   Director, Fine Art and Risk Management at MB Investments (Chicago)   –   Senior Art Director at Evoke   –  Chief Archivist for a private artist’s collection, Providence, RI  –   Corporate Sponsorship & Fundraising in the Arts for Photofusion Photography Centre, London Program Officer at Massachusetts Cultural Council, Boston, MA   –   Corporate Relations Coordinator at the New England Aquarium , Boston, MA   –   Trench Master at Mochlos Archaeological Excavation Project in Crete  –   Volunteer at Plakias Stone Age Project in Crete  – Field Research   –   Sales and Service Operation Manager   –   Associate Project Planner at Bloomingdale’s   –   Assistant City Planner   –   Behavior Analyst at The New England Center for Children   –   Sales Manager   –   Studio Coordinator at Gensler   –   Office Administrator at Wessling Architects   –   Junior Associate at ICTSD international Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development   –   Lead Singer of band, no more kings   –   Grants Manager at Samuel Rubin Foundation   –   Travel and Lifestyle Advisor

Auction House Staff

Corporate Alliances Coordinator, Sotheby’s, London   –   Floater at Sotheby’s, Inc.   –   Director of Interior Sales at Everard Auction and Appraisals


Practicing attorneys   –   Law Clerk   –   Litigation Paralegal