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Foundation Adjunct Professor, Jeff Dion
Foundation Adjunct Professor, Jeff Dion
Jeff Dion

Wilson Hall Room 338


  • BFA, University of the Arts, Illustration, 1980
  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Painting and Sculpture, 1981-82
  • MFA, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Painting


Recent Exhibitions

  • "Reclining Male with Sphere," 30x22 pencil on Rives BFK won Best Male Nude at the Wayne Art Centers Nude a Juried Exhibition.

  • "Anna with Sphere," 30 x22 Charcoal, white and pastel on prepared paper was exhibited at the Philadelphia Sketch Clubs Annual Works on Paper.

  • Wayne Art Center. The Nude a Juried Exhibition. Wayne Pa October 16 to November 19 2016

  • Philadelphia Water Color Society’s 116th Anniversary International Exhibition of Works on Paper at West Chester University from September 6th to October 15th, 2016.

  • 2015 Faculty show Fleisher Art Memorial
  • EAS at the PMA. group Exhibition, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia PA.2015
  • 116th Annual Faculty Exhibition. Group Exhibition, Fleisher Art Memoral. Philadelphia PA. 2015
  • Artists Unite! Project Fishtown
  • Faculty iPad Exhibition, The Philadelphia Wall at the Galleries at Moore, Philadelphia, PA, 2012   
  • The Highlights of 2011, group show, Nichols Berg Gallery, 2012, Philadelphia, PA
  • Nichols Berg Gallery, 2011, Philadelphia, PA
  • MDH Fine Arts Gallery, 2009, New York, NY
  • The Workingman Gallery, 2008, Philadelphia, PA
  • Two Penn Center, 2006, Philadelphia, PA
  • Rosemont College Gallery, 2002, Philadelphia, PA
  • Third Street Gallery, 2001, Philadelphia, PA


Recent Activities

  • Taught two classes - iPad and Life Drawing at Fleisher Art Memorial
  • Taught an iPad drawing workshop to the 5th grade class at Penn Valley Elementary School
  • Gave a single person lecture at the Philadelphia Sketch Club for the Professional Arts Series. I presented Drawing and Painting with the iPad, 2014
  • Completed oil painting commission for Mrs. Lynn Penn, 2014.
  • 'Art and cutting edge technology; of geeks and artists'. A thesis on the use of the most up to date technological advances to produce visual art, University of Pennsylvania, December 2013
  • On Line Juror for the Philadelphia Sketch Clubs Works On Paper 2013.
  • Juror for the Philadelphia Sketch Clubs First Annual On Line Digital Art Show 2013
    iPad painting, Thanksgiving Flowers won second place in the Nomad Brush digital art contest.
  • Juried the digital submissions for the Philadelphia Sketch Club’s Annual Domenic DiStefano Memorial Works on Paper Exhibition
  • Board Member of The Philadelphia Community Arts Network


Awards and Fellowships

  • Reclining Male with Sphere. 19x26" Pencil on Rives BFK - Won Best Male Nude.

  • The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Fellowship, 2005
  • Independence Foundation Fellowship for the Arts, 2000