Robert L Barnum
RobertL Barnum

Professor of Fine Arts - Resident Artist
Office: CAC 103
Phone: (231) 591-2744
E-mail Address:


Most of Professor Robert Barnum's education was in the west.  He received his undergraduate fine art degrees from Oregon College of Art and Southern Oregon State University.  He completed his MFA at Idaho State University in printmaking and painting.  He is a signature member of the American Watercolor Society, the National Watercolor Society and the Watercolor USA Honor Society.  He has received over 40 awards in national and international juried fine art competitions.  In 2003, he was awarded the Michigan Artist of the Year Award.  He is currently the Resident Artist for Ferris and chair the ArtWalk committee.   


MFA, Idaho State University

BS, Southern Oregon state University

AA, Oregon College of Art