Meet the Chair

Jordan Kantor is chair of the Painting/Drawing Program.

Kantor's artwork has been shown in numerous exhibitions, including, most recently, at The Beeler Gallery at the Columbus College of Art and Design, Columbus (2016); Churner and Churner, New York (2014); Ratio 3, San Francisco (2013); The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (2012); The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle (2011); The Seattle Art Museum (2010); Art 40 Basel Statements (2009); The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (2009); the 2008 California Biennial at the Orange County Museum of Art (2008); Johnen Galerie, Berlin; Germany (2008); Thomas Dane Gallery, London (2007); and Artists Space, New York (2006).

A monograph on his art practice, Jordan Kantor: Selected Exhibitions 2006-2016, was released in 2017.

In addition to painting, Kantor writes on contemporary art subjects and is a frequent contributor to Artforum magazine. Kantor teaches both artistic practice and theory at CCA.