Kent Anderson Butler, MFA

Professor, Department of Art
Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3567
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Kent Anderson Butler is a Los Angeles-based artist working in a variety of mediums including video installation, performance, and photography. He has participated in solo and group exhibitions nationally and internationally, including Art Venice Biennale IV, The International Biennial of Contemporary Art, Venezuela; Coagula Curatorial; Museum of Art and History, Lancaster; Perform Chinatown, Los Angeles; The Pasadena Museum of California Art; Fringe Exhibitions, Los Angeles; Orange County Museum of Art; Cave Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; Photo Miami; Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica; Carl Berg Projects, West Hollywood; Art Center College of Design; and Hunter College, NY. His video work is also in the video art libraries at Pierogi Gallery in Brooklyn, NY, and Fringe Exhibitions.

In January 2012, The Kellogg University Art Gallery at Cal Poly Pomona presented a diverse exhibition featuring 10 years of work by Kent Anderson Butler.

Artist’s Work


  • MFA, Creative Photography, California State University, Fullerton
  • B.S., Studio Art (Emphasis in Film and Video Art), Biola University

Academic Area

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


  • Installation Art
  • Performance Art
  • Photography
  • Video Art

Courses Taught

  • ART 250 – Photography I
  • ART 260 – Photography II
  • ART 225 – New Genre Art Forms I
  • ART 360 – Photography III
  • ART 460 – Photography IV
  • ART 465 – Photographic Processes