We are Qualified

ArtOne draws excellent faculty talent from a variety of AICAD schools, and from a diverse set of academic disciplines.  These faculty teach in our college-prep and support programs, as well as attend our events in China and the U.S.  Our goal is to provide talented, experienced faculty who connect with students!


Below are the energetic faculty that are part of our roster, which grows regularly.  Each faculty member has experience and has been recommended by a supervisor at their AICAD school and their previous experience and credentials are reviewed for appropriateness in teaching in ArtOne's many programs.

ArtOne Faculty Roster

Havanna Fisher

Havanna has her Fashion Design degree from Parsons, and a dance degree from Eugene Lang as well.  With a keen interest in design, she can teach in the ArtOne Art Experience, the ArtOne Portfolio Tour (in China), and the ArtOne U.S. College tour.  Next year she'll be available to teach in the ArtOne Intensive.  More about Havanna is on her website at havannafisher.com

Jeana Lindo

Jeana is qualified to teach the ArtOne Art Experience and the ArtOne Intensive (in China).  With a degree in Photography from Parsons, her favorite areas to teach are photography, painting, video, and drawing.  Here is the link to her website: http://jeana-lindo.com/ and her LinkedIn profile: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeanalindo/ 

Jing He

Jing earned her degree in Fine Arts from Columbus College of Art and Design.  She is fluent in English and Chinese and has worked as an ESL instructor for international students in both high school and college programs.  She is qualified to teach in ArtOne Art Experience, ArtOne College Prep and ArtOne Intensive.  More about Jing is on her website at jingheart.weebly.com

Maureen Brewster

Maureen earned her Fashion Studies degree from Parsons in 2014 and has been a regular instructor at Parsons since she graduated.  She also lectures regularly at Marymount Manhattan College in New York.  She loves to teach fashion/art history, painting and drawing and is qualified to participate in ArtOne Portfolio Tours in China, ArtOne's U.S. College Tours, the ArtOne Art Experience and ArtOne Intensive. More on Maureen can be found on her LinkedIn profile at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mlehtobrewster/

Alijah Gilbert

Alijah earned his degree in Communication Design at Parsons and is qualified to teach design courses, especially graphic design. With extensive experience in working with pre-college students, he can participate in ArtOne Art Experience courses, ArtOne Intensive, and the ArtOne Portfolio Tours in China, as well as the ArtOne U.S. College Tours in U.S.  More information about Alijah can be found on his LinkedIn page at: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alijah-gilbert-059ab112b/  

Natalie Schaefer

With her degree in Photography and Integrated Media from Lesley University College of Art and Design, Natalie is qualified to participate in all programs for ArtOne, with a focus on analog, digital, and alternative process photography, photo history, conceptual portfolio development, visual literacy, photography as a cultural practice, Photoshop and related digital platforms.  More information about Natalie is available on her website at: https://natalieaschaefer.com/ 

Kevon Nicholas

Kevon Nicholas earned his degree in Fine Arts from Parsons.  He's qualified to teach in the ArtOne Intensive program, the ArtOne Art Experience, and the ArtOne U.S College Tour in China.  His favorite areas to teach are those that are 2D, especially drawing, painting, graphic design (he has experience teaching Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign)  More information about Kevon is on his website: https://1stkevonnicholas.wixsite.com/kevonnicholas  

Yelaine Rodriguez

With a degree in Fashion Design from Parsons and extensive experience with Jolibe Atelier and Talbots, Yelaine is qualified to teach in the ArtOne Art Experience, the ArtOne Portfolio Tour and the ArtOne U.S. College Tours.  Her favorite topics for teaching are design (both 2D and 3D), Illustration, Fashion Design, and Fashion Construction.  More information can be found on Yelaine on her website: https://www.yelainenyc.com/ 

Jim Johnson

Over the past 25 years, Jim has held the position of Group Creative Director and Global Creative Director at major advertising agencies in New York, Frankfurt, and Columbus, working for iconic brands like Tide, Pringles, Pampers, Olay, Clairol, and Toys ‘R Us. and is qualified to teach in all of ArtOne's programs.  His expertise is in teaching creativity and all of the ArtOne Professional Practice courses.  More about Jim can be found on his website:  www.jamesejohnson.com 

Alisa Besher

With her degree in Film Production and Studies from Tisch and experience teaching in the U.S. and China 2D (drawing, painting, design) and  3D (sculptural, spatial), Alisa is well qualified to teach the ArtOne Art Experience and ArtOne Intensive.  More information about Alisa can be found on her LinkedIn profile.

Anthony Palliparambil, Jr.

With a graduate degree in Fashion Studies from Parsons, Anthony is qualified and experienced.  He's available and interested in teaching in all of the programs that ArtOne offers. His favorite topics include Art History, Art Theory and Criticism, Design Studies, Visual and Material Culture, Fashion History, Fashion Studies.  More info on Anthony can be found on his website: www.anthonyashwin.com or on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/anthonypalliparambil/  

Maya Eigel

Maya Eigel earned her degree in Fashion Design from Columbus College of Art and Design, but that only speaks to a small part of her experience with fashion industry, including work with Tween, Nordstrom, and now her own company called SESlines that feature collections to Save our Endangered Species.  Skilled in both analog and digital practices in 2D and 3D, Maya is qualified to teach in all of ArtOne's programs.  More information about Maya can be found on her LinkedIn profile.

Hon Eui Chen

Hon is a painter, printmaker and installation artist with her MFA from Virginia Commonwealth University, and her BFA from Savannah College of Art and Design.  With a unique combination of work experience and residencies, as well as experience in teaching in summer intensive programs, Hon is qualified to participate in all programs for ArtOne.  More information about Hon is available on her website at: www.honeuichen.com

Allison Quirk

https://quirk.earth/

Allison earned her degree in Fashion Design from Columbus College of Art and Design, with expertise in advanced pattern, fit and construction. Over the last year, she's been focused on the launch of Quirk, an aggressively simple, androgynous and quirky fashion label, designed for gender queer people. Allison is qualified to work in all of ArtOne's programs. More information about Allison and her work can be found on her website at:

https://quirk.earth/

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