Quinton McCurine

profiles / alumni / fine-art
February 28, 2018

Down To A Fine Art: Meet Artist, Educator Quinton McCurine

ArtCenter: What are you working on right now?
Quinton McCurine (MFA 11 Studio Art) artist and educator: I am currently working on a series of science-fiction books set to be released in China in Mandarin next year.

AC: What’s the one tool you can’t do without?
QM: Involving other people in my creative process.

AC: What’s the first site you look at when you open your computer in the morning?
QM: I always cruise the news feeds even though personalized algorithms prevent me from seeing a more objective reality.

Life after college requires more intensive, more focused study.

Quinton McCurine
Quinton McCurine

Alumni Q&A

Submit the Alumni Q&A questionnaire to share your story. We want to hear about your accomplishments, what you're working on and your advice for future ArtCenter students.

AC: If you could trade jobs with anyone for a day who would it be?
QM: An artistic director for a high-budget animation feature.

AC: What book is on your bedside table?
QM: Harvard Press’ China: History of…

AC: If you could have a superpower, what would it be?
QM: Teleportation without side effects.

AC: How would your closest friend describe you?
QM: Cerebral, creative, honest and a bit of a wanker sometimes.

AC: What’s your best piece of advice for an ArtCenter student interested in following your career path?
QM: Life after college requires more intensive, more focused study. But only process things which are useful. Trim the fat.