Oregon College of Art and Craft

Ceramics Department Head

DYLAN J. BECK is a ceramic artist, sculptor, and educator. Beck attended The Ohio University in Athens where he studied sculpture and ceramics. Upon receiving his Bachelor of Fine Arts in ceramics, Beck was awarded a Post Baccalaureate Fellowship at Illinois State University in Illinois. In 2006, he moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to attend Tyler School of Art, Temple University for graduate school where he earned his Master of Fine Arts degree. Beck’s research focuses on the built environment, including concepts dealing with urban development, the information infrastructure, and the economic, social, and psychological effects of living in a super-modern world.