Emil Robinson

Emil J Robinson

Assistant Professor

Aronoff Center


DAAP School of Design - 0016

4415 Aronoff Center

Professional Summary

Assistant Professor Emil Robinson specializes in the fields of drawing and two-dimensional design. Robinson has been recognized for his excellence in teaching with a nomination for the Dolly Cohen award for teaching and two medals from the Turner Scholars program. Robinson believes that hand drawing promotes wellness in addition to being a necessary skillset for the beginning designer. As an artist, Robinson has exhibited his paintings and drawings in the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, Taft Museum of Art, Waterhouse and Dodd Gallery in London, and Christoffer Egelund Gallery in Copenhagen. Professor Robinson has also led study abroad trips to Italy in the summer semester.

Research and Practice Interests

Design Education
Drawing Curriculum
Contemporary Art/Painting

Contact Information

4415 Aronoff Center