Brian Fencl

Chair Dept. of Journalism, Communication Studies & Visual Art
Professor of Art

Office #202 Hall of Fine Art
Phone# 304-336-8433
Email: [email protected]

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West Liberty University
208 University Drive
College Union Box 125
West Liberty, WV 26074

New York Academy of Art, MFA in Drawing, 2000
Art Center College of Design, BFA in Illustration, 1990

2009- Best of Show, Persad Center Celebrate Life, Celebrate Art Auction, Pittsburgh, PA
2008- Best of Show, West Virginia Arts and Crafts Guild 7th Annual Juried Competition, Parkersburg Arts Center, Parkersburg, WV
2006-2007 – Professor of the Year, West Liberty State College, voted on by the students and awarded by the Student Government Association
2005 – Artist In Residence The International School of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture in Umbria, Italy
2005 – Professional Development Grant from the West Virginia Commission on the Arts
Grant presented with assistance from the National Endowment for the Arts and the West Virginia Division of Culture and History.
2003 – West Liberty State College Alumni Association Purchase Award
2001-2002 – The Drawing Center, New York City, NY, Artists Viewing Program,
2001 – “Symbols of the Jester” Steamboat Springs Arts Center, Juried Show, Jurors Prize, Steamboat Springs, CO
1998 – “Small Works” Washington Square East Galleries, Juried Show, Honorable Mention, New York City, NY