Deidre Argyle

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Assistant Professor
Music

Academic Interests

  • Contemporary art, especially sculpture
  • Death and culture liminality
  • Student learning

Top Scholarly Accomplishments

  • "It Is What It Was", IdeaXFactory, Springfield, MO (solo exhibition)
  • Shelter, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ (curator Miles Conrad)
  • Fruitique!, Fallen Fruit, Hammer Museum
  • LA2050 project, Arts Restore LA, Westwood, CA

Plus numerous other accomplishments

Previous Experience

  • 2008-2015 Professor of Art, Southwest University of Visual Arts, Tucson, AZ
  • 2014-2015 Academic Chair, Southwest University of Visual Arts, Tucson, AZ

Hometown

San Jose, CA (sort of)

Hobbies

Kayaking, Camping, Dogs

Future Goals and Aspirations

  • Exhibit sculpture internationally
  • Increase quantity of solo/ two-person exhibitions
  • Travel! Next on the list is Spain and Italy
  • Participate in a Kohler Arts and Industry Residency

Life Outside the University

My husband and I are both sculptors. We often collaborate and run a small furniture design/ fabrication business when time permits. We have dogs and love spending time outdoors.

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