Mathew Kelly

Mat Kelly

Title: Visual and Performing Arts Department Chair and Professor of Art
Department: Visual and Performing Arts
Office Location: Lubbers Center 101
Phone: 641-628-5122
Email: kellym@central.edu


B.A. from University of New Hampshire
M.F.A. from Syracuse University

Areas of Expertise

drawing, printmaking, book arts, paper making, entomology, graphic design and theater set design and construction

About Mat Kelly

Mathew Kelly has taught at Central College since 2006. A former board member of Integrative Teaching International, Kelly also served as Editor of ITI’s online journal “Future Forward” for three years. Additionally, he has served as the editor of and contributor to the instructor’s manual for “Launching the Imagination: A Comprehensive Guide to Basic Design by Mary Stewart.”

In the spring semester of 2016 he taught Drawing and Painting, and Stories from the Yucatán classes in Central’s Study Abroad program in Mérida, Mexico. Kelly’s specialties are in drawing, printmaking and book arts, with his work exhibited throughout the United States. Examples can be seen at www.mathewkelly.wordpress.com.