Featured Faculty Projects


Featured Faculty Projects spotlights the diverse creative research conducted by faculty in the Claire Trevor School of the Arts.

Pictured: A Body of Knowledge – Embodied Cognition and the Arts Conference at CTSA, directed by Art faculty Simon Penny, December 8-10, 2016.


Simon Penny

Simon Penniy is a Professor in Art in the Department of Art specializing in informatics, robotic sculpture, interactive environments and electronic media.

Lindsay Gilmour stands in a field of flowers

Assistant Professor in Dance Lindsay Gilmour is a performer, choreographer, filmmaker, and educator.


Now in its sixth year, The Art of Performance series organized by Art faculty Ulysses Jenkins and Deborah Oliver brings renowned performance art to CTSA.

Dr. S. Ama Wray

Dr. S. Ama Wray is an Associate Professor of Dance at the UC Irvine, and an improviser, choreographer, director, teacher and scholar.