Steve Bliss

  • B.A., studio art, University of New Hampshire, 1977
  • M.F.A., photography, Ohio University, 1982

"Students and family."

Steve Bliss | Dean, School of Fine Arts

Awards, recognition and honors

Georgia Council for the Arts Artist's Support Grant; Southern Arts Federation/National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship; Polaroid Artists Support Grant


Society for Photographic Education, College Art Association, International Council of Fine Arts Deans, National Council of Arts Administrators

Previous Positions

Dean, School of Fine Arts, Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, Georgia; dean, School of Communication Arts, SCAD; chair, photography department, SCAD; National Advisory Council member, Maine Media Workshops, Rockport, Maine; national board member, Society for Photographic Education; co-chair, SPE National Conference, Savannah, Georgia; professor of art, Savannah College of Art and Design; assistant professor of art, Western Connecticut State University; resident faculty, Maine Photographic Workshops, Rockport

Publications and presentations

  • Introduction to Digital Photography, Joseph Ciaglia, color reproduction, 2002
  • The Book of Alternative Photographic Processes, C. James, color reproduction, 2002 digital photo art, United Kingdom, color portfolio of seven prints, 1999
  • Graphis, Digital Photo 1, New York, New York, color reproduction, 1998
  • Digi , Hong Kong, color portfolio of five digital prints, 1995
  • Maine Photographic Workshops catalogs, 1983-95