UNT CVAD Welcomes Liz Trosper, Lecturer in Foundations and Studio Art

Liz Trosper, Foundations LecturerUNT College of Visual Arts & Design is pleased to announce that Liz Trosper will be joining CVAD this Fall as Lecturer in Foundations and Studio Art. Thanks to the search committee members Binod Shrestha (chair), Matthew Bourbon, Lauren Cross, and Alisa Otto for their service in conducting the search and to all members of the College of Visual Arts and Design who participated and contributed in the campus interview process.

Liz Trosper is an artist, educator, writer, and curator living and working in Dallas, Texas. She has an MFA from UT Dallas and was a grad-resident at CentralTrak: The UT Dallas Artist’s Residency from 2013-2015. Trosper’s artwork is represented by Barry Whistler Gallery in Dallas, and her work has been shown in art spaces such as The Wilcox Space, Bernice Coulter Templeton Gallery at Texas Wesleyan University, CentralTrak, The Dallas Contemporary, Lawndale Art Center, Richland College, UT Dallas, Academic Gallery in New York and many other galleries and exhibition spaces. Trosper’s creative scholarship is driven by the questions: What is a painting? How are paintings made? How does contemporary painting operate? How is new technology impacting painting -- what it is and what it can accomplish? And, importantly: How can painting be a fielding ground for greater equality?

Please join us in welcoming Liz to our CVAD community!