David Rufo

David Rufo holds a Ph.D. in Teaching and Curriculum in Art Education at Syracuse University. Dr. Rufo is an artist, educator, and independent scholar whose work involves creativity in education, democratic learning environments, and student agency and empowerment. He has been a general elementary classroom teacher in both private and public school settings and an instructor in the College of Visual and Performing Arts at Syracuse University. His dissertation examined the self-initiated creativity of children in a general classroom setting, featuring an exploration of pedagogy in which students were encouraged to share the development of conceptual, curricular, and physical aspects of the learning environment. His scholarly articles have appeared in numerous national and international journals and he is currently the Editorial Assistant for the journal Art Education. 

Diamond Dot Series Amagansett
Diamond Dot Series Amagansett

10x7 Watercolor

Diamond Dot Series Amagansett
Diamond Dot Series Amagansett

10x7 Watercolor

Diamond Dot Series Amagansett
Diamond Dot Series Amagansett

10x7 Watercolor

Diamond Dot Series Amagansett
Diamond Dot Series Amagansett

10x7 Watercolor

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10x7 Watercolor

Charlotte's Web (Ch. 1-6) 2.9.16
Charlotte's Web (Ch. 1-6) 2.9.16

24x18 Watercolor on the first page of chapters 1-6 from a 1952 edition of Charlotte’s Web

Flexible Flyer 11.2.15
Flexible Flyer 11.2.15

24x18 Watercolor and book pages on Arches paper

The World (3.29.16)
The World (3.29.16)
North Celestial Pole (8.20.16)
North Celestial Pole (8.20.16)
Stingray (7.14.16)
Stingray (7.14.16)
Quasar (8.30.16)
Quasar (8.30.16)
Ricochet (9.9.16)
Ricochet (9.9.16)
Extracts (Moby Dick) 1.15.16
Extracts (Moby Dick) 1.15.16