Faculty

Full Time

Miriam Hinds
Director,
M.A. in Textiles & Fashion, Winchester School of Art, University of Southampton, UK; Postgraduate Diploma in Education, University of Technology, Jamaica; Post-Graduate Diploma in Industrial Textile Application, L’Ecole des Beaux Arts, Mulhouse Alsace France; Diploma in Textiles and Fibre Arts, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Paula Daley
Assistant Director,
Postgraduate Diploma in Education, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica; M.F.A., Maryland Institute College of Art, Maryland, U.S.A; Diploma in Painting, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica; Diploma in Sculpture, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica


Omari Ra
Head of Fine Arts and Painting Departments
M.F.A., University of Massachusetts, USA (pending); Certificate in Painting, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Claudia Hucke
Ph.D. in Art History, University of Hamburg, Germany; M.A. in Art History, University of Hamburg, Germany

Richard Griffith
BSc. in Computer Animation, Full Sail University, Florida, USA; Associate of Built Environment, Caribbean School of Architecture, University of Technology, Jamaica

Shauna-Gaye Murray-Coke
M.Sc. in Communication Design, Pratt University, USA; B.F.A., Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Peter Omal
M.A. in Art Education, Ohio State University, USA; Postgraduate Diploma in Education, University of Technology, Jamaica; Diploma in Visual Communication, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts

Robert Archer
B.F.A. in Graphic Design, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica; Diploma in Graphic Design, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica; Certificate, GNBC, Netherlands

Oswald Mattis
Head of Department, Visual Communication Department
M.Sc. in Communication Design, Pratt University, USA; Diploma in Graphic Design, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (formerly Jamaica School of Art), Jamaica

Petrina Dacres,
Head of Department, Art History, Department
Ph.D. Emory University, USA; B.A., Cornell University, USA

Eugenio D’Melon Barrios
Head of Department, Printmaking Department
M.A. in Printing, Graduate Institute of Art, Cuba; B.A. in Printing, National Academy of Plastic Art, Cuba

Donette Zacca
Head of Department, Photography Department
M.F.A. in Studio Art/Art Education, Maryland Institute College of Art, USA; Diploma in Graphic Design & Art Education, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (formerly Jamaica School of Art), Jamaica

Israel Delmonte
M.F.A in Painting, Cuba; B.F.A. in Painting, Cuba

Nicole Johnson
Head of Department, Art Education Department
M.A. (Art Education), M.F.A. (Painting), University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, USA; Diploma (Painting), Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Raymond Watson
Diploma, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (formerly Jamaica School of Art), Jamaica

Jeff Menzies
AOCAD in Sculpture, Ontario College of Art and Design Toronto, Canada; MFA in Sculpture, York University, Toronto, Canada

Michael Layne
M.A. in Art Education, Ohio State University, USA; B.A.E., Diploma in Ceramics, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (formerly Jamaica School of Art), Jamaica

Shelley-Ann Morgan
PhD. in Cultural Studies, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica; M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship, Nova South Eastern University, Jamaica, W.I. & Florida, USA; B.Sc. in Economics & Statistics, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica.

Susan Lee Quee
B.A. in Art Education, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica; B.F.A. in Visual Communication, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica; Diploma in Graphic Design, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (formerly Jamaica School of Art), Jamaica

Margaret Stanley
B.A. in Fashion and Textiles, Ravensbourne College of Art, UK; Diploma in Art and Design, Ravensbourne College of Art, UK

Winston Campbell
PhD. in Cultural Studies, The University of the West Indies, Jamaica; M.A. in Pre-Columbian Art, University of Essex, UK; B.A. (Hons) in Visual Arts & Philosophy, The University of the West Indies, Jamaica

Laura Jones,
Head of Department, (Acting) Textile and Fibre Arts and Fashion Department
M.A. in Heritage Studies & Philosophy, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica (Pending); B. A. in History and Archaeology,The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica; Diploma in Textile and Fibre Arts, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Gianna Fakhourie
M.A. in Fashion Marketing & Management, Instituto Polimoda: Florence, Italy, affiliate; Fashion Institute of Technology, U.S.A. B.F.A. in Fashion Merchandising, Miami International University of Art & Design, USA; (A.A. in Fashion Merchandising, Miami International University of Art & Design, USA

Cleve Bowen
B.F.A. in Printmaking, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Part-Time

Beverly DaCosta
Designer, Diploma Clothing and Distributive Trades, City and Guilds, UK

Carol Campbell
Diploma in Applied Arts, Alberta College, Calgary, Canada

Katrina Coombs
M.F.A. in Creative Practice, Transart Institute – University of Plymouth, UK; B.F.A. in Textile and Fibre Arts, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Phillip Thomas
M.F.A., New York Academy of Art; Diploma in Painting, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Lutalo Makonzi
D.F.A. in Fine Arts, University of East Africa; C.F.A. in Fine Art, University of East Africa; Postgraduate Certificate in Small Business Management; The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica; Postgraduate Certificate in Graphic Reproduction and Printing, London; Industrial Design Ceramics, R.C.A. London College of Printing, England

Phillip Supersad
Diploma in Ceramics, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (formerly Jamaica School of Art), Jamaica; Certificate in Ceramics, Centre for International Technical Cooperation, Rome, Italy; In-house Training, Things Jamaican, Jamaica

Prudence Lovell
B.F.A. in Painting, Kingston University, U.K.

Stanford Watson
M.A. in Community Art, Maryland Institute College of Art, USA; Certificate in Painting, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (formerly Jamaica School of Art), Jamaica

Yves Yearwood
B.A. in Interior Design, Middlesex University, 1987

Norma Harrack
M.A.in Cultural Studies, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica; Diploma in Ceramics, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts (formerly Jamaica School of Art), Jamaica

Damaris Mayne
B.F.A in Jewellery, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica, 2010; Diploma, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica, 1994

Robert Hall
Diploma in Textiles and Fibre Arts, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Margaret McGhie
University of London, Goldsmiths College, UK, B.A.(Hons.) Three Dimensional Design/ Ceramics Diploma in Ceramics , Hitchin College, Hertfordshire, England Camberwell School of Art & Crafts, London, England

Camille Chedda
M.F.A. in Painting, University of Massachusetts, USA; Diploma in Painting, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Ohm Phanphiroj
M.F.A. in Imaging Arts, Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester, NY, USA; M.A. in Filmmaking, Georgia State University Atlanta, GA; M.A. in Human Resources and Management, University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls, IA; Diploma in Language and Cultural Studies, Memphis State University Memphis, TN; Bachelor of Law, Thammasat University Bangkok, Thailand

Oneika Russell
PhD in Film, Video & Media Art, Kyoto Seika University, Kyoto, Japan; Postgraduate Research in Film, Video and Media Arts, Kyoto Seika University, Kyoto, Japan; Certificate, Kyoto University, The International Center, Beginning/Intermediate Japanese Language Course; MA in Interactive Media, Goldsmiths College, University College of London, UK Centre for Cultural Studies, London, UK; Diploma in Painting, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Judith Salmon
MFA in Studio Art, Johnson State College, Vermont, USA; B.A. in Liberal Arts, Norwich University; B.A. in Black Cultural Studies, Vermont College, USA; Certificate in Painting, Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, Illinois, USA

Oneil Lawrence
M.A. in Cultural Studies, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica (Pending); B.A., University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica; B.F.A. in Visual Communication, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Kristie Stephenson
Masters of Architecture, Rhode Island School of Design, USA; Diploma in Visual Communication, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica

Donesha Burke
M.Sc. in Clinical Psychology, The University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica; B.A. in Psychology & Human Resource Management, University of the West Indies, Mona, Jamaica; M.A. in Museology and Protection of Objects of Cultural and Natural Heritage, St. Petersburg State University of Art and Culture, Russia, 2014

Joelle Salkey
M.A. in Museology and Protection of Objects of Cultural and Natural Heritage, St. Petersburg State University of Art and Culture, Russia, 2014; Practical Training Course in Painting Restoration, Russia; Post-Baccalaureate Certificate, Pont Aven School of Contemporary Arts, France; B.F.A. in Painting, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Jamaica; Certificate Restoration Painting, The National Council on Technical and Vocational Education and Training/Holy Trinity Cathedral Endowment Institute, Jamaica