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Dr. EunKyung (E.K.) Jeong

Professor, Gallery Coordinator, Director of the SWOSU Visiting Artist Program

Department:  Art, Communication & Theatre

Office:   ART 415
Phone:   580.774. 3035
E-mail:   ek.jeong@swosu.edu


EDUCATION:

  • Ph. D. in Fine Arts, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
  • Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture, State University of New York at New Paltz, New York
  • Master of Business Administration, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, Oklahoma
  • Bachelor of Arts in Art History, State University of New York at New Paltz, New York
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fiber Arts, Dong-A University, Busan, Korea

AREAS OF SPECIALIZATION:

  • Public Art
  • Tapestry Weaving
  • Installation Art
  • Arts Administration
  • Community Art

COMMUNITY, PROFESSIONAL & ACADEMIC INVOLVEMENT:

  • Grants application review panel, American Association of University Women
  • Board member, Westcentral Oklahoma Literacy Coalition
  • Liaison, SWOSU Exchange Program with Dong-A University in Busan, Korea
  • Creative residency, La Triennale Internationale des Arts Textiles en Outaouais 2013, Moon Rain Centre for Textile Arts, Quebec, Canada 
  • Author and researcher for successful completion of SWOSU Art Education program accreditation report, Oklahoma Commission for Teacher Preparation
  • Selected artist for From Lausanne to Beijing – 4th and 5th International Fiber Art Biennales, Suzhou and Beijing, China 
  • Collaborative Public Art – The Tapestry Project: Multi-year project involving dozens of community members and several grants from Oklahoma Arts Council, Weatherford Arts Council, The City of Weatherford Hotel/Motel Tax, and Elizabeth Firestone Graham Foundation.
  • Special topic seminar course outcomes – Murals: Tides of Art & Blocks of Art in SWOSU Art Building