Marla McLean

Adjunct Instructor of Art Education
Degree programs: 
BFA / MAT Art Education
MA Art Education
MA Teaching

Personal Information

I am a working artist, maintaining a studio in Riverdale, MD where I create mixed media assemblage and symbolic visual art. I actively exhibit my work. I am a Reggio inspired Educator and Atelierista. Through this work I have received awards, and speak and facilitate workshops on Creativity and Young Children both nationally and internationally. I have 20 years dedicated to this evolving work which integrates the thinking of art, science, theory, technology, community, and the soul of the studio- the innate creativity that resides in each human.

Degree Title: 
M.A., Studio Art
College or University: 
New York University
Degree Title: 
B.A., Education and Social Art
College or University: 
Goddard College
Degree Title: 
A.A., Photography and Multimedia
College or University: 
Art Institute of Pittsburgh
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Ms. McLean maintains a studio in Riverdale, MD where she creates mixed-media assemblages and symbolic visual art. She speaks and facilitates workshops on creativity and young children both nationally and internationally.
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