Department Chairs:
Erik Inglis, art history
Pipo Nguyen-duy, studio art

Administrative Assistant:
Jamie Jacobs, program coordinator

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8181
Fax: (440) 775-8969

Art Building 2, Room 166
91 N. Main St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Office Hours: 9:00am-4:00pm

Nanette Yannuzzi-Macias

Nanette Yannuzzi-Macias

Professor of Studio Art
Installation, Sculpture, Book Arts

Contact Information


Allen Art Building 161A
(440) 775-8161

Personal Office Hours:
Tuesdays, 12:00-2:00pm

Nanette Yannuzzi

Educational Background

  • Master of Fine Arts, Univ California San Diego
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Cooper Union
  • Fellow, Whitney Museum of American Art, Independent Study Program

Nanette Yannuzzi was born in El Paso, Texas. She is a visual artist and writer whose creative work draws its inspiration from the social, personal, and political machinations of the everyday. Yannuzzi has collaborated with many artists and writers who share similar concerns and interests in art, the environment, writing and performance.
She received her MFA from The University of California, San Diego, during which time she was also a fellow at the Whitney Museum Independent Study Program. She received her BFA from The Cooper Union School of Art. She has exhibited nationally and internationally. She is based in Oberlin, Ohio where teaches the practice of Art at Oberlin College & Conservatory. 

Nanette Yannuzzi  is a visual artist, writer, educator, and mother, whose creative work is inspired and challenged by the way these identities are constructed, reconciled, misinterpreted, and reinvented within various sociocultural expressions in the United States and abroad. She is based in Oberlin, Ohio, where she teaches the practice of art at Oberlin College. 


Publications, Blogs, and Exhibitions


The Politics of Being a Parent in the Art World - Review

Home Affairs Website

Website of Nanette Yannuzzi-Macias

Re-Imagining the Book - Archive