Appointed Faculty–Associate Professor, Cert/BFA/Continuing Ed
Ron Wyffels earned an MFA from Montana State University, Bozeman (1981) and a BFA from the State University College at Buffalo, New York (1973).
His experience includes printing lithographs at Landfall Press in Chicago (1973–75), where he trained under Master Printers Jack Lemon and David Keister. There, he benefited from working collaboratively with such artists as Claes Oldenburg, William T. Wiley, Jack Tworkov, Terry Allen, Chuck Close, Alfred Leslie and Jacob Kainen. In 1975, he established Stone Roller, a lithography studio in Chicago, where he was director and Master Printer of crayonstone lithographs made in collaboration with Chicago artists.
Wyffels's prints were recently seen in exhibitions including ACPS 73rd Exhibition, Chestnut Hill Gallery, Philadelphia, 2011; States of Place, Cerulean Arts Gallery, Philadelphia, 2011; 72nd Annual Members Exhibition, ACPS, Cheltenham Center for the Arts, 2010; ACPS Invitational Print Exhibition, Parkway Central Library, Philadelphia, 2010; Art of The State: Pennsylvania 2009, the State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg; Abstract Invitational, The Gallery at Delaware County Community College, 2009; The American Color Print Society, 68th National Exhibition, Villanova University, 2009.
Wyffels teaches Drawing and Lithography and is a Critic in the Certificate/BFA program. He also teaches courses in the Continuing Education program.