Department of Art and Art History People

Jason Urban

Lecturer

Studio Art: Printmaking


MFA, University of Iowa
BFA, Kutztown University

Jason Urban received his MFA in Printmaking from the University of Iowa in 2002. Urban has taught at a number of institutions including Southern Illinois University Carbondale (Carbondale, IL), Tyler School of Art at Temple University (Philadelphia, PA), and Maryland Institute and College of Art (Baltimore, MD). His research focuses on the development of a cross-disciplinary body of prints, drawings, and installations that investigate pattern, repetition, and color using both analog and digital technologies. He has exhibited both nationally and internationally. Urban is also co-founder of printeresting.org, "the thinking person's favorite online resource for interesting printmaking miscellany" and a 2011 Grant Cycle Recipient of the Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant. More information on Jason Urban and images of his work can be seen on his website.