University Art Gallery Director
Ms. Gochenour has more than 35 years of experience in curating and organizing art exhibitions. She was curator of contemporary craft at the Arkansas Arts Center in Little Rock, Arkansas before moving to Michigan. In Iowa City, Iowa she was director of the Iowa City/Johnson County Arts Center and she also created a number of alternative exhibition spaces. As a student she developed the first juried student exhibition and a student art grant program at the University of Iowa. She is a sculptor with an extensive exhibition record. She curates and coordinates exhibitions at the University Art Gallery and teaches the fine arts capstone class for the Department of Art & Design. She is also co-chair of the Art on Campus committee and oversees the CMU Art Collection.
MA: 1981, University of Iowa
BA: 1979, College of William & Mary
Courses Taught• BFA Exhibition
• BA/BS Capstone
• BAA Senior Seminar