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Division of the Arts

Faculty in the Arts 

Jacob Fossum, Drawing & Painting
Kati Garcia-Renart, Dance
Manon Hutton-DeWys, Music
Ben Krupka, Division Head, Ceramics & Sculpture
Aimée Michel, Theater
John Myers, Music, Interactive Arts & Asian Studies ( Bio | Website )
Maura Reilly, Art History & Curatorial Studies
Em Rooney, Photography
Dien Vo, Film
Laurence Wallach, Music

Adjunct Faculty in the Arts

Jack Brown, Music
Chris Domenick, Sculpture
Anne Legêne, Music
Ryoko Kudo, Dance
Monk Schane-Lydon, Graphic Design
James Warwick, Theater

Applied Music Program Faculty

All Simon’s Rock students and members of the community may schedule private music lessons through the Applied Music Program. This is an opportunity to work with extraordinarily accomplished musicians in the area. 

Lucy Bardo, viola da gamba
Julia Britell, guitar
Jack Brown, voice
Judith Dansker-DePaolo, oboe, English horn, recorder
Allan Dean, trumpet
Ronald Gorevic, violin, viola
Manon Hutton-DeWys, piano
Kris Jensen, clarinet, saxaphone
Anne Legêne, cello
Aaron Likness, piano
Teresa A. Mango, harp
Eric Martin, viola, violin
Sharon Powers, flute
Pete Sweeney, percussion
Gigi Teeley, voice
Pete Toigo, double bass, bass guitar
David Wampler, trombone, low brass

 See Music Faculty Bios and Additional Program Information

Professors Emeriti

Lawrence Burke, MFA, Columbia University, Film and Video (1999-2015)
Joan DelPlato, PhD, UCLA, Art History (1987-2019)
Arthur S. Hillman, MFA, University of Massachusetts, Photography, Printmaking, and Design (1974-2011)
William D. Jackson, MFA, Indiana University, Painting, Sculpture, and Design (1972-2011)
John D. W. Kingston, University of New Zealand, Ceramics and Figure Drawing (1983-2004)
Barbara D. Resnik, JD, Yeshiva University, Art History, Social Science, and Women’s Studies (1990-2008)

Faculty In Memoriam

Karen Beaumont, professor of theater at Simon's Rock from 1989-2018.