Fred Fehlau was appointed provost at ArtCenter in November 2010. He oversees the College’s 11 undergraduate and seven graduate educational departments, Public Programs, Student Affairs, the Library, Archives and exhibitions. Previously, Fehlau held the positions of dean of Academic Affairs, chair of the Foundation Studies Department, chair of the Senior Education Committee and interim chair of the Graphic Design Department. As a faculty member, he received seven Great Teacher Awards from three different departments.  

He has exhibited his painting and sculpture internationally in both museums and private galleries and is in the permanent collections of MOCA, MoMA, LACMA, the Newport Harbor Art Museum, the Smithsonian and Corcoran Gallery of Art. He has published both criticism and essays in various art journals, magazines and catalogues and has acted as a curator for a number of group exhibitions. Fehlau holds a BFA and MFA in Fine Art from ArtCenter. 

At ArtCenter, we’re different. We work hard. We work smart. We work to make the lives of others richer and more joyful.

Fred FehlauAlumnus, Teacher, Provost