Teaching Artists

Our teaching Artists

Haydee Alonso
MFA, Royal College of Art and BFA, University of Texas at El Paso. Recipient of Art Matters Foundation Grant, New York, and MCAD’s Artist Incubator Program Grant. Exhibited nationally and internationally in France, Germany, Portugal and United Kingdom.

Corina Bualle
BA, University of Texas at El Paso. Art instructor at St. Joseph’s School and Instructor for EPMA’s Neighborhood Kids program.

Jan Dreher
BA, University of Colorado. Instructor for Soldiers Art Workshops at Fort Bliss and EPMA. Studied encaustic painting at the University of Santa Fe. Participated in regional solo and juried art shows with artwork in individual and corporate collections throughout the United States.

Adrian Esparza
MFA, California Institute of the Arts, BFA, University of Texas at El Paso, and Yale University Summer School of Music and Art. Exhibited nationally in New York, Santa Barbara, Dallas, Houston and San Antonio; and internationally in Germany and Spain. Artwork in collections of Perez Miami Art Museum, Dallas Museum of Art, El Paso Museum of Art, and University of Texas at El Paso.

Cynthia Evans
BFA, University of Texas at El Paso. Exhibited locally and nationally in Albuquerque and Chicago.

Vikki Gibson
Character Animation Artist, worked at 20th Century Fox and Dreamworks on feature films such as Anastasia, Titan A.E., The Prince of Egypt and Spirit; Stallion of the Cimarron.

Phillip Ladd

BFA, University of Texas at El Paso. Assistant preparator at the Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts. Artwork in the collection of the Brooklyn Art Library.

Socorro Linden
Early childhood educator, art instructor, and advocate for the Tarahumara Native Americanse.  Exhibited locally and internationally in Mexico.

Leticia Luevanos
MFA, Rutgers University and a BFA, Southern Methodist University. Exhibited in New Jersey, New York, California, Arizona, and Texas. Luevanos’ work will be on view, May 13-August 6 at El Paso Museum of Art as part of MCAD’s Artist Incubator Program.

Meylen Pang
BA, University of Texas at El Paso. Instructor for EPMA’s Neighborhood Kids program and Board Member of EPMA Young Associates. Intern at El Paso Museum of Art, 2015-2016.

Edgar Picazo
BA, University of Texas at El Paso. Local and international photographer, having his first solo exhibition in Warsaw, Poland, 2015.

Candie Printz
BA, University of Texas at El Paso. Recipient of MCAD’s Community Arts Project Grant. Founder of It’s Your World Project. National winner Barnes and Noble’s Get Going Day with Chelsea Clinton Contest.

Phillip Romero
Ceramicist, previously was Undergraduate Teaching Assistant at the University of Texas at El Paso, and facilitated children’s ceramics workshops at the Stanlee and Gerald Rubin Center for the Visual Arts and Centennial Museum at UTEP.

Aaron Torres
Art Institute of Dallas. Exhibited work in local and national art and fashion shows. Designer of men’s fashions for Nordstrom and talent behind clothing brand, Sleep, Never.

Stephanie Vazquez
BFA, San Francisco Art Institute. Instructor for EPMA’s Neighborhood Kid’s program.