Heather Deyling

Foundation studies professor


  • B.F.A., painting, Kent State University, 1997
  • M.F.A., painting, Tyler School of Art, 2000


Solo exhibitions: ADA Gallery, Richmond, Virginia; Gallery S.P.A.C.E., Savannah, Georgia

Awards, recognitions and honors

Artist grant, one-month residency, Vermont Studio Center; SCAD Presidential Fellowship


College Art Association, Foundations in Art: Theory and Education (FATE), Southeastern College Art Conference (SECAC)

Publications and Presentations

  • FATE Biennial Conference, St. Louis, Missouri, 2011
  • Session chair: "Teaching Foundations vs. Studio Practice"
  • Paper: "Teaching Foundations vs. Studio Practice: Is There an Overlap?"
  • Artist lecture, Dr. Mary Evelyn Stringer Auditorium, Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, Mississippi, 2011
  • SECAC/MACAA Annual Conference, Richmond, Virginia, paper: "Collaborative Nonobjective Drawing: A Classroom Experiment," 2010
  • SECAC Annual Conference, Mobile, Alabama, 2009
  • Session chair: "Bridging the Gap: The Use of Digital Technologies in Painting"; Paper: "Organizing, Formatting and Presenting Digital Images"