Julia Marshall is Chair of Art Education at San Francisco State University and a national leader in the field of integrated art curricula. Marshall taught for many years as an artist in the schools, where she specialized in art integration; she also has extensive experience working with children and adolescents in museums and cultural centers. Marshall’s scholarship and interests lie in contemporary art and art-based research as they relate to art education, integration of art with the academic curriculum, and the intersection between creativity and learning. Her writings include articles in Studies in Art Education, Art Education, and numerous art education anthologies. Marshall has written integrated arts curricula based on concepts and practices in contemporary art for the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, the University of California at Davis, and KQED, San Francisco’s public television station.
Friday, June 8, 2012