Headshot of Irma L. Ostroff, smiling at the camera.

Irma L. Ostroff

Adjunct Professor


Educational Credentials :

  • B.F.A. Tyler School of Art 1966
  • M.F.A. City College of New York 1996

Teaching Experience :

  • Instructor, Painting, New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, 1996 - 2008
  • Lecturer, History of Art, Marist College, 1982 - 1991
  • Adjunct Professor, Spitzer School of Architecture, CCNY 1997 - present

Professional Experience :

  • Working artist, frequent exhibitions both solo and group, juried and invited.
  • Lectures to painters
  • Leader, community art projects

Selected Publications and Recent Research :

  • Research on physical and chemical properties of materials used in oil and acrylic painting as expressed in technique

Professional Memberships :

  • College Art Association
  • American Association of University Professors
  • American Association of University Women