Moshe Darley Quinn

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 Spring 2014 
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Spring 2014 Teaching Schedule
PHOT 51 Beginning Photography 3.0 35339 502 L/L R 06:10-09:00PM VART U145 Deadlines Final Book

MFA, Photography - San Francisco Art Institute, 2006
BA, English/Religious Studies, summa cum laude - Kenyon College, 1998

Moshe Quinn first taught at CCSF in 2008, and has been on the regular part-time faculty since 2011.

I aim to create a learning environment where students are equipped with the technical know-how, the historical and contemporary awareness, and the critical acumen to create works that provoke new ways of thinking and becoming, as both a subjective individual and an agent of contemporary culture. I reserve space in my classroom for the values of intuition, responsiveness, experimentation, and play. Like all artists we are driven to discover something new by making and experiencing something new, trying things out. Through such experiences we can obtain some kernel of new insight about the nature and possibilities of our world. At its best, art enlarges our understanding of the world and of ourselves. Ultimately as a teacher I hope to bring students into contact with this experience, this larger pursuit, so they may become actors in the greater human adventure.

2012 - University of Missouri artist talk
2012 - University of Northern Iowa artist talk
2011 - "Shattered" exhibition at Marin Museum of Contemporary Art (Novato, California)
2011 - Fourteen Hills Review publication of work
2011 - Society for Photographic Education artist talk
2011 - "DEEP" exhibition at Orange County Center for Contemporary Art (Santa Ana, California)
2010 - "The Big Light Show" at Anderson Ranch Art Center (Snowmass, Colorado)
2010 - "The Urban Unseen" exhibition at the Thacher Gallery at USF
2009 - 1st International Festival for Photography and Video, Go Eun Museum of Photography, Busan, Korea

Bicycling, world travel, reading, politics, (forthcoming: skydiving).

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