Allyn Stewart

  • Assistant Professor, Visual Communications
  • Interim Division Chair, Art & Design
Courses: 
  • History of Visual Communications
  • Typography, Digital Design I
  • First Year Seminar: Typography and Digital Bookmaking
  • Arts in the Community
  • Contemporary Developments in the Arts
Division(s): 
Art & Design
Contact: 
Contact Information Available
Office Location: 
Reisman Hall 105
Telephone: 
315.655.7109
Email: 
astewart@cazenovia.edu
Additional: 
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Allyn Stewart has been an Assistant Professor in the Visual Communications Program at Cazenovia College since 2000. She previously taught as an Assistant Professor at Marywood University in the Graphic Design Program, Scranton, Pennsylvania. Stewart has also taught for Colgate University in the Art and Art History Department and at Syracuse University in the Communication Design and the Art Media Studies Programs. Prior to teaching full time, Allyn co-produced, directed, edited and videotaped a number of video documentaries. In addition to her collaborative work in video, her art videos have won numerous awards.
Education: 
  • M.F.A. in Art Media Studies, Syracuse University
  • M.A. in Museum, Editing and Archival Studies, Duquesne University
  • B.F.A. in Art History/Painting, Syracuse University
Awards/Honors: 
  • Artist- in-Residence, Digital Imaging, Light Work
  • Teachers Summer Institute, Graphic Arts Education and Research Foundation, SUNY-Oswego
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar, University of California, Berkeley, California
  • Upper Catskill Community Arts Council Special Opportunity Stipend
  • Light Work Grant Recipient, Artist-in-Residency, Experimental Television Center
  • Film Fund Recipient
  • Mid-Atlantic Region Media Arts Fellowship
Publications: 
  • Cultural Lenses
  • Glances into our Communities
  • The Letter Arts Review, 2004
  • Light Work Contact Sheet #93
  • Light Work Contact Sheet #74
  • Through Her Eyes
  • The Independence Presents A Television Series
  • A Film Programming Handbook for Children
  • Discovering Pittsburgh’s Sculpture
  • Crashin Out
  • Hardtimes in McKeesport by the McKeesport Oral History Project
Exhibitions: 
  • 2006: Cultural Lenses, glances into our communities, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston, VA
  • Digital Transitions, Selections from the Light Work Collection, Robert B. Menschel Photography Gallery, Syracuse, University, Syracuse, NY
  • 2005: Digital Universe, Caladan Gallery, Beverly, MA
  • Fish Follies, Cordova Historical Museum and Historical Library, Cordova, Alaska
  • A Winter Thaw, A National Exhibition, Gallery 510, Decauter, Illinois
  • 2004: Letter Arts Review Conference 2004 (the 24th Annual International Conference of Calligraphy & the Lettering Arts) and The University Museum of Southern Illinois Edwardsville, Ill - Work exhibited was selected for inclusion in the magazine, The Letter
Media Appearances/Interviews: 
Public Presentations • Two Early Twentieth Century Painters: Grant Wood and Reginald Marsh and their Influence on Contemporary Advertising • America Votes, Graphic Design Elements used by Political Campaigns • Matrilineage Symposium • Artists and Technology, a Colgate University Symposium • ARTiculations Artists Present Their Work