Katherine Cronin

Senior Lecturer, Visual and Performing Arts

Division of Visual and Performing Arts: Fine Arts, Graphic Communications
Mass Communications, Individual and Community.

M.F.A  Photography, Visual Communication, Norwich University
Teacher Certification, K-12 Art, Franklin Pierce College
B.A. Creative Experimental Interdisciplinary Arts, cum laude, San Francisco State University
A.A. Broadcasting & Film, Foothill Jr. College, Los Altos Hills, CA. 

Courses Taught
Creative Photography I-IV
Color Photography I-IV
Stained Glass I-IV
Individual and Community
Experiencing the Arts
2D Design
Digital Imaging
Media and Society
Advanced Media Production
Workshops in Screenwriting and Shooting for the Web

Research Interests & Areas of Expertise
I'm interested in the human condition at the intersections of popular culture, politics, education, religion, sexuality, and economics. I am profoundly fascinated with creative expression that allows us to safely negotiate intellectual and emotional conflict.

Publications and Presentations

Women’s Caucus for Art, Los Angeles International Video Shorts Festival, official selection exhibitor, panel discussion member.

Provincetown International Film Festival official selection exhibitor, “Transjan”, short documentary.

Tampa International Film Festival official selection exhibitor, “Transjan”.

Yale University Gender Issues Conference, video presentation.

“Art Windows” Gallery, Washington, DC, “dear clowns” Solo Exhibition, video     installation, photography.

Cesar Chavez Gallery, San Francisco, CA, "Dear Diary", video installation.

Renaissance Room Gallery, Peterborough, NH, "Intimate Visions", Solo Exhibition, Black and White Photography.

Thoreau Gallery, Franklin Pierce College, "Secrets Exposed: A Journey Inward”, Solo Exhibition, Photography, Mixed Media, and Video Installation.

T.W. Wood Art Gallery, Montpelier, VT, “complications”, video installation.

Selected Filmography: “Dear Clowns”, “Marlin Fitzwater”, “Transjan- a True Transgender Story”, “Dirty Jokes”, “Tibetan Chanting Monks”,  “Andres Art Institute”, “My Bridal Chamber”.

Professional Memberships

  • Member, College Art Association
  • Member, American Federation of Teachers 
  • Member, New Hampshire Association of Video Professionals
  • Certified Member, Professional Ski Instructors of America
  • Certified Art Educator, K-12, State of New Hampshire
  • FCC Licensed Radio Broadcaster


Conferences Attended 
Access AV, Advancements in HDTV, Concord, NH.
NEEAN Conference, Dialogues in the Disciplines, UMass Amherst.
NERCOMP Conference, Arts Technology, UMass Amherst.
Tri-College Conference, Technology in Education, University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
Society for Photographic Education, Northeast Conference.

Grants Received 

Research Development Grant Recipient - Franklin Pierce University- Historical Biography Film Series, “Franklin Pierce Family”.

Andres Art Institute, Art Institute Project Grant, Independent Fine Art documentary.

Service: UCAC, Advisor, Boynton Buddies, Design your own major, New Hampshire Postsecondary Education Commission Team Member 

Personal Interest 
The human condition, Travel, Writing, Interior Design, Antiques 

Katherine Coker-Cronin