Professor Fertitta is a recipient of the Lesley University Impact Award, and is an advocate for creating an open classroom environment.
Professional Title: Professor, Foundation Program
Areas of Academic Focus and Expertise: Fine Arts: Sculpture, Painting
Area of Work and Concentration at Lesley: IArts
Representative List of Recent Courses Taught: Conceptual Development I and II; Visual Thinking; Drawing by Seeing; Drawing to Painting
Education: MFA, Painting, University of Colorado – Boulder (1969); BFA, Sculpture and Painting, University of Colorado – Boulder (1966)
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My teaching philosophy is to create an open environment in which students can grow intellectually and emotionally, so they can learn both the technical skills and the conceptual understanding that will contribute to their development both as artists and as good citizens.
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