Jeannene Przyblyski, Ph.D.

Provost and Faculty, School of Art


Jeannene Przyblyski is an artist and historian. &nbsp;She received her BA in Visual Art from UC San Diego and her Ph.D. in the History of Art from UC Berkeley. &nbsp;She has published widely on art, photography and media in the modern and contemporary periods. &nbsp;Her art and urbanism think tank, the Bureau of Urban Secrets, has conducted time traveling experiments and media-based psycho-geographic mappings in locations across the United States. &nbsp;Most recently, her pirate radio station&nbsp; <i>K-BRIDGE</i> infiltrated the airwaves spanning the Golden Gate Bridge, in conjunction with&nbsp; <i>International Orange</i>, sponsored by the FOR-SITE Foundation. <br> <br>Dr. Przyblyski has spent her entire teaching career at art schools, first as Professor and Dean of Academic Affairs at the San Francisco Art Institute (1996-2012), and now as Provost and Faculty in the School of Art at the California Institute of the Arts (CalArts). &nbsp;She defines a successful art practice in terms of the capacity for infinite wonder and skepticism.


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