Joseph Von Stengel

Associate Professor of Art


Artist, Designer, and Digital Cultural Guru, Joseph Von Stengel received his B.F.A. in Photography at the University of Hartford and an M.F.A. in Visual Design from the University of Oregon. Head of the Digital Art & Design area of Hartwick College's Art Department, his classes cover image manipulation, design, animation, video, web site and video game creation, as well as physical computing and installation art. Visit the Hartwick Digital Areas web site at to see student work and class blogs.

Joe's creative work has been shown in various galleries around the country and internationally. Examples of his work can be found at In his off hours, Joe works as a Visual Communication Consultant, is the visual member of the band Finn Riggins, and is an avid video game player.