Carmon Colangelo is Dean of the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts and a E. Desmond Lee Professor for Collaboration in the Arts at Washington University in St. Louis. Carmon’s work has been featured in group exhibitions in such places as Canada, Argentina, Korea, Italy, Mexico, Puerto Rico, England and across the United States.
Carmon’s prints have been selected for inclusion in numerous permanent collections such as the National Museum of Art, Washington, DC; the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY; Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France; Museo National del Grabada, Buenos Aires; Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA: and Arches-Rives Paper and Ink Collection. His work has been featured in more than 25 solo exhibitions, and he has conducted over 45 workshops. He is represented by the Bruno David Gallery, in St. Louis, MO.
Prior to coming to Washington University in 2006, Carmon served as a Director and Professor of Art at the Lamar Dodd School of Art at the University of Georgia, Athens, GA for nine years. He also held academic positions at West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV as a Chair and Professor of Art in the College of Creative Arts (1984-1997).
He received his Master of Fine Arts (MFA) in Printmaking from Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge. With a lifelong commitment to education and process, Carmon has continually shared his knowledge and passion for innovations in the medium, including pushing the boundaries of large format prints and mentoring future print educators in the graduate program at Washington University in St Louis.