2019 Board of Directors Visual Arts Representatives:
Patricia Cole Neo-Expressionist oil painter Patricia Cole received a BFA in painting from Indiana University. Cole went on to receive an MFA at the Maryland Institute College of Art.
She currently has a studio in the I. Fell Building and is instrumental in the I. Fell Gallery.
For more than a decade, Cole has taught for Ivy Tech Community College, teaching drawing or painting, and is currently teaching Online Art History.
She served on the Bloomington Area Arts Council during the establishment of the Waldron Arts Center. Patricia was on the Bloomington City Council from 1991 – 2004, where she promoted the arts and wrote the 1% Present for Arts legislation. Contact