Richard A. Hamwi, Ph.D. | Albright College

Richard A. Hamwi, Ph.D.

Richard A. Hamwi, Ph.D.

Professor of Art
Center for the Arts

Ph.D.: Pennsylvania State University
M.F.A.: University of California, Santa Barbara
M.A.: University of New Mexico
B.A.: Queens College, City University of New York

Areas of Expertise

Contemporary abstract and non-objective painting
Watercolor painting and collage
Art education at all levels
Drawing and design

Areas of Research

Publications and Art Shows

Thirty 1-person exhibits at galleries in New York, Washington, D.C., California and State College, PA
Included in numerous nationally juried group exhibits
“Journeys,” Freedman Gallery, Albright College (Click here for catalogue.)
Cover page articles on art education in “Arts and Activities”

Artwork included in the following permanent collections:
National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Italian Permanent Mission to the United Nations
Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C.


Cargill Foundation Grant for the Albright College Art Education Teacher Certification Program
Shirk Award for Outstanding Faculty Scholarship, Albright College