Daniel McDonald, Chair, Associate Professor of Art

Daniel McDonald

Chair of the Department of Art
Associate Professor of Art
Building: 
Center for the Arts
Office Number: 
227
Department: 
Phone: 
419.289.5130

Bio

  • Joined Ashland University faculty in 2006 and servers as associate professor of art and chair of the Department of Art
  • Has exhibited his works regionally and nationally with work represented in public and private collections in Utah, Idaho, South Dakota, South Carolina and Ohio
  • Works in bronze, steel, plastics, video and any other material or media necessary to create narratives that display the complexities of paradox and the irresponsibility of manipulation
  • Coupled with his fine art works, he acts as a consultant and designer for Rain Drop Products, Inc. of Ashland, OH, helping with the sculptural aspects of water park features
  • Bases many of his pieces on themes surrounding his familial, religious and cultural upbringing

Education

Clemson University, MFA in Fine Arts
Brigham Young University, BFA in Sculpture
Brigham Young University,B.A. in French Literature

I work in...

Our approach to the field is comprehensive and contemporary. Within the context of a liberal arts education and under the direction of talented and dedicated professors, you will stretch your abilities and become the artist or teacher you dream of becoming.

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Events

Mar
24
Rebecca Young of Sherwood, Oregon presents her junior vocal recital...Read more
Mar
24
In celebration of Music in Our Schools Month, the Ashland...Read more
Mar
31
Dr. Thomas Reed presents his annual faculty recital along with...Read more
Apr
1
Under the direction of Elizabeth Procopio, the AU Percussion Ensemble...Read more
Apr
3
by Ken Ludwig Directed by Rachael Endrizzi A play that...Read more