Stephen Childs, MFA


Professor, Department of Art; Exhibitions Director

Phone: (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5835

Fax: (626) 387-5727

Email: [email protected]

Office Location: John and Marilyn Duke Academic Complex, Room 505

Stephen Childs, MFA, has worked as a preparator at the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, and the UCLA Hammer Museum. He has exhibited his artwork throughout Los Angeles, including at the Riverside Art Museum, Los Angeles International Airport (in partnership with the City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs), and the I-5 Gallery at the Brewery, among others. He is Exhibitions Director overseeing notable exhibitions by artists: Tim Bavington, Judy Pfaff, Devon Tsuno and Christian Hosoi.


  • MFA, Claremont Graduate University
  • BS, Biola University

Academic Area

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


  • Photography

Courses Taught

  • ART 250 – Photography I
  • ART 260 – Photography II
  • ART 360 – Photography III
  • ART 431 – Gallery Design
  • ART 460 – Photography IV
  • ART 465 – Photographic Processes
  • ART 499 – Thesis/Project
  • ART 690 – Creative Work Project
  • ART 695 – Exhibition Preparation