Visual Arts and Design

The Visual Arts and Design Committee shall:

  1. Study and promote a heightened cultural atmosphere on campus through the visual arts in cooperation with appropriate academic departments and/or campus organizations. It shall plan and develop a program of acquisition, maintenance, and display of arts and artifacts for the University that will create an atmosphere in which students, staff, and citizenry can gain a heightened appreciation of the diversity of visual art forms and its creators.
  2. Review general design criteria of proposed new structures; evaluate and suggest alternatives where appropriate. Advise the vice president for physical facilities on matters of building and landscape design concerns from the user’s viewpoint. Periodically review overall campus appearance and make recommendations for improvements relating to architectural and landscape design and planning.
Name Title/Unit BLDG Phone Term End
Julia Bello-Bravo Agricultural Sciences Education and Communication




Laura Bittner Visual Arts and Design Chair, Design, Art, and Performance PAO 40037 2024
Adam Bodony Bands & Orchestras ELLT 2025
Andrew Buchanan Computer Graphics Technology KNOY 2024
Alei Fan Hospitality and Tourism Management MRRT 48321 2024
Jennifer Hoewe Communication BRNG 2023
Lowell Kane LGBTQ+ Center SCHL 47779 2025
Erika Kvam Interim Purdue Galleries Director PAO 43061 N/A
Tony Mull MaPSAC Representative, College of Ag Administration AGAD 40280 2023
Nathan Swanson Honors College HCRN 2025
Rendi Tharp CSSAC Vice-Chair/Representative POTR 2023
Christine Wuenshel Design, Art, and Performance PAO 43058 2023
TBD PGSG Representative 2023
TBD PSG Representative 2023
TBD URPC  Liaison
Name Title/Unit BLDG Phone Term End
Arne Flaten Head, Design, Art, and Performance PAO 43056 N/A
Angela Slocum Physical Facilities Liason N/A