Bolaji Campbell, Ph.D.
Professor at Rhode Island School of Design
Bolaji Campbell is Professor of African and African Diaspora Art in the Department of History of Art and Visual Culture at RISD. Campbell holds a Ph.D. in Art History from the University of Wisconsin-Madison as well as an MFA in Painting and a B.A in Fine Arts from the Obafemi Awolowo University (formerly University of Ife) Nigeria. He has published numerous essays in learned journals and as chapters in books, his most recent work is entitled Painting for the Gods: Art and Aesthetics of Yoruba Religious Murals (Africa World Press, 2008).
- Ph.D. Art History, 2001 | University of Wisconsin-Madison
- M.F.A. (Painting), 1989 | Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
- B.A Fine Arts, 1984 | University of Ife, Ile Ife, Nigeria