Allen Topolski

Allen Topolski

  • Associate Professor
  • Chair, Department of Art and Art History

MFA (in Sculpture), Pennsylvania State University, 1990

Sage Art Center
(585) 273-5994

Office Hours: Wednesdays, 10:30 a.m.-noon and by appointment


Research Overview

Research Interests

  • Studio production that incorporates found materials and a variety of processes to explore nostalgia and memory in technologies of domesticity and convenience.

Courses Offered (subject to change)

  •  Senior Studio and Seminar
  •  Markings, Methods and Materials
  •  Visual Production
  •  Introductory and Advanced Levels of 3D Including 3D: (Re)Collecting the Object


  • How Good Are Your Dwelling Places, Koffler Centre of the Arts, Toronto, Ontario
  • Reimagining the Distaff Toolkit, Amherst College, Denison University, Ithaca College, Dwell, Roberts-Wesleyan College
  • Comestic Odyssey, San Jose Museum of Art