John Baker, Chair
BFA, Kutztown Universityof Pennsylvania. 1975.
MFA, Syracuse University. 1989.
West Chester University of Pennsylvania, Professor. 1990–present.
Mercer County Community College, Assistant Professor. 1983–1990.
Art Director Poster designs. International Trumpet Guild. 2011.
Art Director. SDI, Plymouth Meeting, PA. 2009–Present.
Art Director: Department of Art + Design; Office of the President; School of Music; Office of Cultural Events; Poetry Center; West Chester University. 1990–Present.
Art Director, College Literature. 1993–2011.
Art Director, Artist Exhibition Catalog, Antonio Puri. The Gallery at Penn College, Pennsylvania College of Technology. 2010.
Art Director, Artists Equity Newsletter. 2003–2010.
Art Director, Artist Exhibition Catalog, Margo Allman. McKinney Gallery, West Chester University. 2008.
Art Director, Artist Exhibition Catalog. Antonio Puri. McKinney Gallery, West Chester University. 2006.
Art Director, Artist Exhibition Catalog. Adrian Martinez. McKinney Gallery, West Chester University. 2006.
Awarded Best Journal Design runner-up, Council of Editors of Learned Journals. 1995, 2000.
Art Director, Faculty Performance Poster designs: Carnegie Hall and the Academy of Music. 2003, 2004, 2005.
Logo design, West Chester University, College of Arts and Sciences. 2003.
Art Director, Lantis Corporation. New York, NY. 1992–1995.
Art Director, The New Jersey Cultural and Heritage Commission. 1998.
Art Director/Publications Manager, Mercer County Community College. Trenton, NJ. 1977–1983.
Faculty Exhibition. McKinney Gallery, West Chester University. 1999, 1992, 1990, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009
Visual Contact Points / Cultural Exchange. Guizhou University, Guiyang, China. 2008
International Faculty Cultural Exchange. Capitol Normal University, Beijing, China. 2005
Currator, The Tolerance Project, AIGA student design competition in conjunction with Civility Day. 2003
Faculty Show, Martin Luther King Day. West Chester University. 2000
Juror, Student Show. Delaware County Community College, Media, PA. 1997
Juror, Merion Publications Annual Awards. King of Prussia, PA. 1996–2010
Current Professional and Academic Memberships
American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA), Philadelphia Chapter. Member, Education Committee and
faculty advisor to WCU student chapter. 2000–present
Selected for inclusion into Who’s Who Among Teachers. 2004
Named Outstanding Faculty Member of the Year-WCU Pan-Hellenic Council. 2004