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Art & Design Department

Robert McColl, M.F.A.
Robert McColl
Art and Design - Assistant Professor, Department Chair

(507) 457-1591

Robert McColl is a tenured Assistant Professor of Art and Design and Chair of the Department at Saint Mary's University of Minnesota.

Scholarly & Creative Interests
Painting & sculpture
Christian apologetics
Web design

Courses Taught Recently at SMU
Art Foundations I
Art Foundations II
Art Appreciation
ArtsCore I & II

Professional Organizations
Christians in the Visual Arts (CIVA)

M.F.A., Ohio University, Athens, OH, 1991
B.A., Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN, 1984

Teaching Experience
2002 to Present: Assistant Professor, Art Department, Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, Winona, MN
1998-2002: Adjunct Instructor, Art Department, Saint Mary's University of Minnesota, Winona, MN
1989-1991: Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Ohio University, OH

1994: Honorable Mention, "Northern Lights" photography contest, Minnesota Monthly Magazine
1991: Honorable Mention, "Contemporary Works in Faith," Capital University, Columbus, OH
1990: Louise B. Fenske Graduate Scholarship, School of Fine Art, Ohio University, Athens, OH
1990: First Place Juror's Award, "3rd Annual National Open Exhibition," Sacramento Fine Arts Center, CA
1984: Phi Beta Kappa

Selected Presentations

CIVA Conference, 25 Years of Faith and Vision, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA, 2005

Art Infinitum, Faculty Exhibition, Lillian Davis Hogan Galleries, Saint Mary's University, Winona, MN, 2005

Solo Exhibitions
Phipps Gallery for the Arts, Hudson, WI, 2004-2005

The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, WI, 2004

"Alumni Weekend," Lillian Davis Hogan Galleries, Saint Mary's University, Winona, MN, 2003

"Wisconsin Artists Biennial," Union Galleries, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 2003

"Spirtual V International," Period Gallery, Omaha, NE, 2002

"Untitled," Faculty Exhibition, Toner Student Center Gallery, Saint Mary's University, Winona, MN, 2002

L'Abri Conference on the Arts, L'Abri House, Rochester, MN, 2001

"1st Annual Regional Art Educators Exhibit," Pump House Regional Arts Center, LaCrosse, WI, 2000

"Recently Works by Rob McColl," Toner Center Gallery, Winona, MN, 1999

"Mayfair '92", Sculpture in the Park Exhibition, Cedar Beach Park, Allentown, PA, 1992

"The Harvest," Dedication ceremony, MATC, Zanesville, OH, 1992

"PATTERPATTERNPATTERN," Mesa Arts Center, Mesa, AZ, 1992

"Book+," Invitational, Morlan Gallery, Trasylvania University, Lexington, KY, 1992

"Art as Social Comment II", I.D.E.A. Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1991

"4th Outdoor Sculpture Show", OSU-Lima Campus, Lima, OH, 1991

"Sculpture '91", Highland Park, Rochester, NY, 1991

"Sacred Arts", Wheaton College, Wheaton, IL, 1991

"The Family", Peconic Gallery, Riverhead, NY, 1991

"Contemporary Works of Faith '91", Capital University, Columbus, OH, 1991

"Graduate Thesis Exhibition", Ohio University, Athens, OH, 1991

Paper presented, Finding Faith in Form, National Faculty Leadership Conference, Washington, D.C., 2004