Hannah Israel is a Professor of Art and the Gallery Director for the Norman Shannon and Emmy Lou P. Illges Gallery at Columbus State University Department of Art. Professor Israel received her Master of Fine Arts in Sculpture from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and her Bachelors Degree in Art History at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She has taught at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and Cornell University, Ithaca, NY. Prior to her position at CSU, Professor Israel worked at The International Studio and Curatorial Program and James Cohan Gallery in New York City. She has curated several group exhibitions, exhibited her work nationally and internationally. Hannah Israel received several Faculty Provost Grant from CSU, CSU College of Arts Research Award, The Elizabeth Art Foundation Studio Arts Grant, The Daedalus Art Foundation Grant, The Creative and Performing Arts Fellowship.
Professor Israel’s artistic work examines collective mythology, imaginable margins, and accessibility of experience. By creating a path or determining and finding connections, a new source of outcome comes to play.
Instructor: Professor Hannah Israel
Course: ARTS4796 Thesis Exhibition
Classroom: 131 Depot Art Studio Building
Class time: Wednesday at 9:00 – 11:30 am
Office Hours: Tuesday – Thursday
10:00 am – 12 pm or by appointment
Office: Room 226 One Arsenal Place
Telephone: 706. 507. 8312