Instructor, Jewelry Design and Metalsmithing
Faculty member since 2012.
Professor, Area Head of Jewelry and Metalsmithing
Tom Muir is a Distinguished Professor in the School of Art at Bowling Green State University, where he is head of the Jewelry and Metalsmithing Department. He received his MFA from Indiana University, Bloomington, and his BFA degree from Georgia State University in Atlanta. Mr. Muir has lectured and taught widely, holding positions at universities and craft schools around the country. His award-winning work has been published and exhibited extensively, including the traveling exhibit, The White House Collection of American Crafts, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. He is the recipient of an Arts Midwest/National Endowment for the Arts Regional Artist Fellowship, Michigan Council for the Arts Fellowship, and numerous Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist Fellowship Awards. In 2009, Tom received the Outstanding Achievement Award from the Ohio Designer Craftsmen for having made a major contribution to craft in Ohio.
Faculty member since 1991.