William G. Franklin | Minneapolis College of Art and Design

William G. Franklin

Portrait of William G. Franklin


Adjunct Faculty
MA, University of Minnesota
BA, University of Minnesota

William "Billy" Gustavo Franklin (he/him/his) is an educator and an independent art curator. Franklin has curated more than a dozen exhibits locally and served as a panelist reviewing applications for grants and artist-in-residence programs. Franklin also teaches History of Design at Dunwoody College of Technology. He is co-curating the exhibit Latina and Latinx Minnesota: Re/claiming Space in Times of Change together with local artist and educator Zamara Cuyún. The exhibit will take place at The Catherine G. Murphy Gallery at St. Catherine University in St. Paul during the fall of 2024. Franklin is a part-time Educator at the Walker Art Center.