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John Carruthers


NYAA Resident : I am the Visual Arts Dept. Chair at The Storm King School in Cornwall, NY, where I teach grades 9-12 including AP Studio Art and AP Art History. During the summers, I also teach at the Artists Association of Nantucket, where I won the Randy Goldberger Teaching Award in 2014, and the Mixed Media Award in 2013. I have also taught at The Art Students League of New York and in public and private schools in New York. I taught art history Mercy College where I also earned a Masters Degree in Education. With an MFA from the New York Academy of Art, I have been creating and selling art for 30 years. My work is represented by The Gallery on India Street, Nantucket, MA, and at the Artists Association of Nantucket gallery.