Benjamin Schwab

Associate Professor of Art


M.F.A.Painting and DrawingIndiana University
B.F.A.Painting and DrawingMissouri State University

Professional Experience

The College of Saint Rose, Albany, New York

  • Associate Professor of Art: Painting and Drawing, 2013-Present
  • Assistant Professor of Art: Painting and Drawing, 2007-2013

Kutztown University, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

  • Visiting Assistant Professor and Adjunct Professor of Drawing, 2006-2007

Teaching Interests

Drawing 1 (non-majors), Drawing 1, Drawing 2, Drawing 3, Painting 1, Painting 3, Critical Concepts (drawing), Advanced Painting and Drawing, Drawing Across China Faculty-Led Program, and Graduate Painting

Research/Creative Works

A Place You’ve Never Been: Ben Schwab, CFEVA Alumni Solo Exhibition
Benoliel Gallery at The Center for Emerging Visual Artists-Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Vantage Point: Ben Schwab + James Thatcher
The Arts Center of the Capital Region, Main Gallery, Troy, New York

In Praise Of Shadows: Ben Schwab
Wilson Art Gallery, Le Moyne College, Syracuse, New York

2016 Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region
The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York, Juror Michael Oatman, Associate Professor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

The Cityscape Show VI
George Billis Gallery LA, Los Angeles, California