Dan McAvey | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

Dan McAvey

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Adjunct Faculty
MFA, Minneapolis College of Art and Design
MA, University of Minnesota
BA, Carleton College

Dan McAvey’s work explores human connection through the genre of landscape painting. He teaches studio art and art education in collegiate and community settings, empowering students to adopt a spirit of experimentation in their work and to embrace failure as a joyful part of developing their practice. 

McAvey holds an MFA in Visual Studies from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, an MA in Educational Psychology from the University of Minnesota, and a BA in Psychology from Carleton College.