Stephanie Anne Johnson Stephanie Johnson

Adjunct Professor
Masters of Fine Arts

School of Consciousness and Transformation

In a theater career that spans four decades, Stephanie Anne Johnson has designed lighting for companies such as Cultural Odyssey - S.F., Dimensions Dance Theater - Oakland, The Oregon Shakespeare Festival, The Arizona Repertory Theater, La Mama Theater  - N.Y., Anne Bluethenthal & Dancers, and The Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame - Oakland. Her design work has also been seen internationally in India, The Netherlands, Italy, France, and Belgium. Recently she wrote and performed a one-woman play called "Every Twenty-One Days: Cancer, Yoga, and Me" in Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Berkeley.

As a visual artist, Stephanie Anne Johnson's installations and mixed media sculptures preserve and honor the history of Africans using slide projections, objects and light in settings such as railroad stations, churches, cemeteries, and galleries. Johnson has had one-person exhibitions at The African American Historical Society, S.F. and The Sargent Johnson Gallery, S.F. She holds B.F.A., M.A., M.F.A. and PhD degrees. She served on Berkeley's Civic Arts Commission for eight years. Dr. Johnson is a Professor at California State University, Monterey Bay in the Visual and Public Art Department.



MFA Faculty

Randall Babtkis Randall Babtkis
Adjunct Associate Professor, Masters of Fine Arts
School of Consciousness and Transformation , MFA, Columbia University
Anne Bluethenthal Anne Bluethenthal
Associate Professor, Writing, Consciousness, and Creative Inquiry
Masters of Fine Arts, School of Consciousness and Transformation
MFA, New College of California ,
Carolyn Cooke Carolyn Cooke
Professor and Department Chair , Writing, Consciousness and Creative Inquiry
Masters of Fine Arts, School of Consciousness and Transformation
MFA, Columbia University,
Rob Daniels Rob Daniels
Senior Lecturer in TheatreProgramme Coordinator: MA Performance, Master of Fine Arts
School of Consciousness and Transformation, MA in Drama by Practice as Research, University of Kent: Canterbury; BA (Hons.) Performance Studies (1st class), University of Northampton
Neil Freese Neil Freese
Adjunct Lecturer, Masters of Fine Arts
School of Consciousness and Transformation,
Christian L. Frock Christian L. Frock
Adjunct Assistant Professor , Masters of Fine Arts
School of Consciousness and Transformation , MA, University of London
Mark Jackson Mark Jackson
Assistant Professor, Theater and Performance Making
Masters of Fine Arts, School of Consciousness and Transformation
BA, San Francisco State University,
Stephanie Anne Johnson Stephanie Anne Johnson
Adjunct Professor , Masters of Fine Arts
School of Consciousness and Transformation ,
Tomiko Jones Tomiko Jones
Visiting Artist and Curator in Residence , Masters of Fine Arts
School of Consciousness and Transformation , MFA, University of Arizona
Cindy Shearer Cindy Shearer
Professor, Writing, Consciousness, and Creative Inquiry
Masters of Fine Arts, School of Consciousness and Transformation
PhD, State University of New York, Albany,
Erika Chong Shuch Erika Chong Shuch
Associate Professor, Theater and Performance Making
Masters of Fine Arts, School of Consciousness and Transformation
MFA, New College of California ,
Pireeni Sundaralingam Pireeni Sundaralingam
Adjunct Associate Professor , Masters of Fine Arts
School of Consciousness and Transformation , PhD, University of Oxford
Deirdre Visser Deirdre Visser
Curator of Arts at CIIS, Writing, Consciousness, and Creative Inquiry
Masters of Fine Arts, School of Consciousness and Transformation
MFA, University of California, Irvine,
Zara Zimbardo Zara Zimbardo
Adjunct Associate Professor, School of Undergraduate Studies
Masters of Fine Arts Programs, School of Consciousness and Transformation
MA, California Institute of Integral Studies,

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