Meet the Faculty

Tim Lowly, Art professor

Tim Lowly

Assistant Professor of Art

As a professor, gallery director, and artist-in-residence at North Park, Tim Lowly helps students who are motivated to grow as artists.

Read more about Professor Lowly.

Nnenna Okore, Art Professor

Nnenna Okore

Professor of Art

Nnenna Okore, an internationally acclaimed artist and Fulbright scholar, chairs the art department. In her courses—such as Three Dimensional Design, Sculptural Practices, and African Contemporary Art—Professor Okore urges students to apply everyday experiences towards thoughtful creative excellence. Learn more about Professor Okore.

Kelly VanderBrug, Art professor

Kelly VanderBrug

Professor of Art

Kelly VanderBrug “walks alongside” her students—helping them in their journeys to become artists and whole people—while bringing them into the art department’s strong community of faculty and students.

Learn more about Professor VanderBrug.