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Robert Dilworth

Professor, Department Chair

Robert Dilworth Professor Dilworth received his BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in 1973 and his MFA from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago in 1976. He has been recognized for his work and academic contributions by both the Rhode Island Foundation and the University of Rhode Island Research Council.

His art has been reviewed regularly in the New England press as well as in Florida, New York, Virginia, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri and Texas. Dilworth's work is widely collected, from the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, to the Fairmont Hotel Corporation, San Francisco. He teaches Painting, Drawing, Design, and African American art history at the University of Rhode Island.

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Department Chair


Ronald Onorato

Office Hours:

Tues 2pm to 3pm

Weds 11am to 12pm

Or by appointment

Contact: 874-5821

Room: FAC 207


Special Programs

Italo Scanga Visiting Art Professionals Program

Visual Arts Sea Grant Program