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Connie Stewart

Connie Stewart

Professor of Art Education, Art Education Area Head

School of Art and Design
College of Performing and Visual Arts

Contact Information

Phone
(970) 351-2426
Office
Crabbe 208
Office Hours
T/R 10am -1pm

Education

PhD, Union Institute & University, Cincinnati, OH
MA, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
BA, University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO

Professional/Academic Experience

1997- 2022 University of Northern Colorado , Faculty
2007-2016 UNC, Director of Center for Integrated Arts Education
2001-2002 Chappelow Arts and Literacy Magnet School, Art and Literacy teacher
1992-1998 Aims Community College, Arts and Humanities Instructor

Other Experience

Reviewer: Art Education: The journal of the National Art Education Association
2021-2024

Research/Areas of Interest

Integrated and Trans-disciplinary Arts Education, Contemporary Art Theory and Practice in Arts Education, Interpretive Questioning Methods in Arts Education

Publications/Creative Works

Stewart, C. K., Marshall, J., Thulson, A. (2021) Contemporary Art for Young People. New York, New York: Teacher's College Press.

Stewart, C., Burke, E. Critical conversations in art-based learning environments.. New York , New York: Teachers College Press. in progress Publication date F 23

Stewart, C. (2019). The Dangerous Power of Art Education. Routledge, Taylor and Francis, 72(6), 25-29.. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1080/00043125.2019.1648144

Stewart, C., Oster, W. (2017). What is your Worth; Art and Labor. Routledge, Taylor and Francis(70:4), 65-70.. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00043125.2017.1317568

Stewart, C. (2019). Forward to Marshall , J. ( 2019) Integrating the Visual Arts Across the Curriculum: An Elementary and Middle School Guide (pp. ix- x). NY, NY: Teachers College Press.

Stewart, C.(2021) You gotta see this.Teaching contemporary art for young people. Collage, A magazine for Colorado educators, Fall 21. pp 10-11

Stewart, C. (2021) Sweetgrass, Being Mortal, and Afrofuturism: Lessons from Three Books and Three Conferences. Collage, A magazine for Colorado educators, Fall 2021 pp.11-14

Stewart, C. (2020) The role of curiosity in the art of Mari Katayama. Collage, A magazine for Colorado educators, Spring. p.6
"What is Your Worth? Art and Labor," Art Education, The Journal of the National Art Education Association, Accepted for May, 2017 (with Wendi Oster)

"The Trickster and the Questionability of Questions," Art Education, The Journal of the National Art Education Association, May, 2009 13,14,15,16,17

"Art of the Everyday, Social Practice and Lived Experience," Collage, A Magazine for Colorado Art Educators, Spring 2015, pp 104-107 (with Donna Goodwin and Eliaz McMillan)

"Install America or Wherever You Are," Published online, National Art Education Association, October 2014, https://naea.digication.com/cstae/Install_America_or_wherever_you_are

Honors and Awards

  • 2010, National Art Education Association, Higher Education Award winner for Pacific Region
  • 2006 University of Northern Colorado, Academic Excellence Award for Teaching Excellence in Undergraduate Education
  • 2002, Colorado Art Education Association, Higher Education Educator of the Year

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