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Colleen Ludwig

Colleen Ludwig

Associate Professor of Art 
Location: 327 West Wilson Hall 
Phone: (248) 370-4382
Fax: (248) 370-3377 

Courses Taught
Senior Thesis in Art
Advanced Photo & New Media
Advanced New Media
Video Art II
Video Art I
Foundations of Media Art
Foundations of Studio Art: 3D

MFA, University of Minnesota, Fine Arts, Time and Interactivity, 2005
BFA, New York University, Film and Television, 1989

Recent Exhibitions

Please Touch, Target Gallery at the Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA, 2016.

Tech + Art, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI, 2015.

LAST FISH ON EARTH: Our Happy Re-Granulated Future.
Rutledge Gallery, Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC, 2015.

Employees Only, Oakland University Art Gallery, Catalog, Oakland University, Rochester Hills, MI, 2015.

SINEW, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY, July 12-14, 2014.

Maker Faire Milwaukee, Wisconsin State Fair Park, Milwaukee, WI, 2014.

Factor.field, BOX 13 ArtSpace, Houston, TX, 2014.

Shiver, Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, NY, 2013-14.

ISEA2012 Albuquerque: Machine Wilderness: Re-envisioning Art, Technology and Nature, The Albuquerque Museum of Art and History. Catalog. Albuquerque, NM, 2012-13.

Watershed: Art, Activism and Community Engagement. Catalog. UWM Union Art Gallery, Milwaukee, WI, 2011.

Exhibitions as Curator
stimulus - response - affect: New Media in the Greater Lakes Region. Co-curated with Prof. Vagner Whitehead. Catalog with authored essay. Oakland University Art Gallery, Oakland University, Rochester Hills, MI, 2015.

Recent Press

Reardon, Sophie. “Please Touch: Torpedo Factory Exhibit Encourages Licking and Touching Artwork.” Northern Virginia Magazine, June 2, 2016,

http://www.northernvirginiamag.com/ entertainment/ entertainment-features/2016/06/02/please-touch-torpedo-factory-exhibit-encourages-licking-and-touching-artwork/

Adams, Bruce. “On View/Wet and wonderful: Shiver.” Buffalo Spree, December 2013, 39-41.


Cisler, Rachel. “Cutaneous Habitats: ISEA2012 Interview with Colleen Ludwig.” Temporary Art Review, December 6, 2012

http://temporaryartreview.com/cutaneous-habitats-isea2012-interview-with-colleen-ludwig/Randerson, Janine & Waikerepuru, Te Urutahi. “Machine Wilderness: Water in the Desert.” RealTime #113, Feb-March 2013, 23-24

Armitage, Diane. “Machine Wilderness: Re-envisioning Art, Technology and Nature.” THE Magazine, Volume XX, Number VI, December/January 2012-13, 49


Chipstone Foundation, producers. “Colleen Ludwig - Shiver.” ArtBabble (blog), 2011

Oakland University Art and Art History

310 Wilson Hall
Rochester , MI 48309
(location map)
phone: (248) 370-3375
fax: (248) 370-3377