John Adams


College Professor of Art

B.F.A., Academy of Art University

John received his Associates Degree in Commercial Art at Solano Junior College in Northern California and acquired his BFA degree in Advertising and Design from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. He was the creative director of Adams & Associates, a successful graphic design and advertising business in the San Francisco East Bay for over 20 years before moving to New Mexico. John currently teaches the majority of the graphic design courses and Art Appreciation classes online at NMSU-A. He is an accomplished public artist, graphic designer, photographer and sculptor who has artwork in many collections nationally. John started teaching at NMSU-A in fall 2003.