Professor of Art, Dewitt Wallace Professor of Art

Art Building, 212
Telephone: 651-696-6229


Ruthann Godollei, Professor of Art, has been the Chair of the Art Department and is a former Dean of the Fine Arts Division. She has exhibited internationally, incorporating political and social commentary in her prints. Her work is in collections such as the National Museum of Art, Poznañ, Poland, the Royal Museum of Fine Art, Antwerp, Belgium, Rutgers University, Syracuse University, the National University Library in Rijek, Croatia, KUMU National Art Museum of Estonia, the State Museum & Art Gallery, Penang, Malaysia, the Centre for Fine Print Research, Bristol, UK, the Frederick R. Weisman Museum at the University of Minnesota and many more. She teaches Printmaking (intaglio, relief, lithography, screenprint, handset type, digital/photo prints), Printmaking II and Senior Seminar. She has taught 2-Dimensional Design, Women in Art (cross-listed with Women's and Gender Studies), Political Art (cross-listed with Political Science) Images in Consumer Society (cross-listed with Sociology), and Performance and Installation Art. She is the co-author with Eric Dregni, of "Road Show: Art Cars & the Museum of the Streets," from Speck Press.

BFA: Indiana University 
MFA: University of Minnesota