The Pennsylvania State University

School of Visual Arts

Nichole van Beek

Visiting Artist, Assistant Teaching Professor
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201 Arts Cottage
Nichole is joining the School of Visual Arts for a two-year Visiting Artist/Assistant Professor position. In the fall of 2019, she will be teaching Intermediate Painting and researching the ways in which artists can be involved in finding and promoting solutions to climate change, including through the use of sustainable or regenerative materials and social practice projects. She has lived in New York City for the past 12 years and has taught art, language, and research classes, primarily at Pratt Institute and SUNY Suffolk.