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J Michelle Hill

J Michelle   Hill

Part-time Assistant Professor

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  • JMichelle Hill, a graphic artist, textile designer, digital fabric printer and budding animator, has developed a background within the field of textile, graphics and animation design. Michelle has travelled extensively working in many countries on rural women's development projects in Africa and South America

    Degrees Held:
    • Undergraduate degree_Textile Design_Rhode Island School of Design 1977
    • Masters of Fine Arts_Printmaking_Howard University 1982
    • ESL certificate_The New School_2014


    Professional Affiliations:
    • Fulbright Alumni Board New York Chapter
    • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
    • Neue Gallery_Fashion events New York


    Performances and Appearances:
    • Master Dyer
    • Costume textile work for "Mamma Mia" Las Vegas and Broadway Productions.
    • "The Lion King" and "Aida" for Disney Theatrical Productions.


    Research Interests:
    • Digital Storytelling and animation
    • Sustainability in textiles and fashion, experimental materials
    • Digital Fabric printer, expeirmental materials_laminants
    • Urban Policy_women and children development in technology
    • Greek Mythology
    Awards and Honors:
    • Guest Editor_Mademoiselle Magazine_Conde Nast Pubilcations 1977.
    • Fulbright Fellowship_Lecturer/Research_2008
    • Taught Photoshop and Illustrator for Fashion_The National Academy of Art_Sofia, Bulgaria.

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