John James Anderson: Recent Work

Spring 2014

Schmucker Art Gallery

John James Anderson, Building Blocks of Child Literacy, 4” cubes, 12 per set, vector graphic/digital print, 2010

Project Space
March 28 - April 19, 2014
Reception: March 28, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Gallery Talk: March 28, 4 p.m.


John James Anderson is an interdisciplinary artist who works with vector and raster software, video, painting and less conventional tools and media.

He earned two BFAs from Iowa State University – one in graphic design and the second in drawing/painting/printmaking – and has over a decade of experience working as a graphic designer. After earning an MFA in painting from American University, Anderson began to teach art in the greater Washington, DC metro area, and has taught at American University, The George Washington University, George Mason University, and The Corcoran College of Art and Design. He is currently an associate professor of art at Prince George's Community College in Largo, MD, just outside of the Capital Beltway.

Anderson’s work is represented by Adah Rose Gallery, and he has been included in exhibitions at Washington Project for the Arts, and The Corcoran Gallery (DC), Zero1 (San Jose), Locust Projects (Miami), amongst other venues throughout the United States.