Andrew Cole, MFA

Adjunct Professor, Department of Art and Department of Cinematic Arts
Phone: (626) 815-2064
Office Location: Art Center
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Andrew Cole, MFA, has worked as an art director in film, television, theater, and print for almost 20 years. His credits include design work for Toyota, Mazda, Warner Bros. Pictures, TV Land, Sony Pictures Television, TBS, Elektra Recordings, MTV, and PBS, among others. His paintings have been exhibited throughout Southern California and have been featured in the film Ocean’s 13 and the television show Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.. Cole has also studied broadcasting and acting at Fullerton College and most recently appeared in a stage production of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. He holds certifications in technical theatre, special effects makeup, and body and face painting.


  • MFA, Drawing and Painting, Claremont Graduate University
  • BS, Art, Film, and Video, Biola University


  • Certificate in Technical Theatre, Fullerton College
  • Certificate in Effects Makeup, Volume 8 Elite Makeup Academy
  • Stage Combat Teacher (in progress)

Academic Areas

  • School of Visual and Performing Arts (College of the Arts)
    • Department of Cinematic Arts
    • Department of Art


  • Art Direction
  • Production Design
  • Prop Design
  • Set Decoration,
  • Set Design
  • Technical Theatre

Courses Taught

  • ART – 150 Introduction to Art
  • CINE – 323 Production Design
  • CINE – 495 Advanced Production Design
  • CINE – 462 Advanced Production

Office Hours

By appointment