Stephen Knudsen

Painting professor


  • B.S., Pacific Lutheran University
  • M.F.A., Savannah College of Art and Design


Developed and published a new painter's color wheel, "The Knudsen Dual Wheel," now used in many universities across the country; helped develop, a website dedicated to the history of Modern art and criticism; 20-year exhibition record showing internationally

Awards, recognitions and honors

SCAD Dean's List; SCAD Presidential Fellowship; chosen as SECAC lecturer; developed an eLearning graduate course and included10 original essays on narrative painting


SECAC, board member of a nonprofit foundation helping destitute children

Publications and Presentations

Published essays by Knudsen are accessible via

SECAC conference. Lecture: "The Art of Critique," 2011


  • "Michael Scoggins: Drawing Attention to his Art," Professional Artist Magazine, 2011
  • "Student Made Textbooks: How to Boost Learning and Enthusiasm in the Classroom," Art Calendar Magazine, September 2009
  • "The Fourth Dimension Of Color and the Knudsen Dual Color Wheel," Art Calendar Magazine, March 2010