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Brian Zimerle

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Brian Zimerle, Assistant Professor of Studio Art


Brian Zimerle has taught ceramics, sculpture, and three-dimensional design at Cedarville University since 2013. He previously taught for 10 years at various institutions and has worked as a fabricator for a sculptor, a preparator in a fine art gallery, an exhibit designer in a museum, and as an artist. His own art work spans three-dimensional media and draws on a variety of influences. Having a wide breadth of skills and experiences, he strives to expose his students to different media and techniques. He then guides them to be proficient in the ones they love.

Education and Credentials

M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art

B.F.A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago


  • Favorite places to visit: New places, big cities, galleries, and museums
  • Hobbies: The Buckeyes, sports, architecture and design, and imparting trivial knowledge on my children
  • Why Cedarville: To give Christ-centered students the artistic skills to succeed and be the salt of the art world

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