David Gall

Associate Professor, Art Education: Area Coordinator
Winningham 203H

Brief Bio

Currently Associate Professor of Art Education at UNC Charlotte; previously assistant professor at Gwen Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University and at Cleveland State University: also coordinated Barbados Community College’s BFA fine art program. A Fulbright scholarship allowed Dr. Gall to earn his PHD from Penn State University in 1996. And, through successive India Government Scholarships he earned MFA and BFA degrees in painting in 1980 and 1978 respectively. Dr. Gall’s research focus is generally in the area of multiculturalism, aesthetics, curriculum design, and cultural theory. Recent publications include, A Dialectic of Disinterested and Immersive Aesthetics: Santiniketan Art Education and Labour Translated, published by the International Journal of Art and Design Education, 34/1, pp. 134-144. Fragments of What: Postmodernism, Hybridity and Collage. Journal of Art for Life. 5(1/4) available at http://diginole.lib.fsu.edu/jafl/vol5/iss1/4 - 2014, Models of culture and modeling culture; visiting artists as cultural ambassadors. Vol. 10, No, 1, 1 March, pp. 117-128. Published by The International Journal of Education Through Art (IJETA). – 2014. As a practicing artist my work has been included in shows of Caribbean Art, notably the1996 – 97 Caribbean Visions, an exhibition of Caribbean Art that toured the U.S, and in1991 L’Espace Carpo, Caribbean Art exhibition in France. Examples of my artwork are in the Thomas Burrell collection Chicago, and in the National Art Collection, Barbados.