DepartmentArt Department
Biola AffiliationsEmployee, Faculty


  • M.F.A. in Visual Art, Union Institute and University at Vermont College
  • B.S. in Fine Art, Biola University


John Calley received his B.S. in Fine Art from Biola University in 2003 and his M.F.A. in Visual Art from Union Institute and University at Vermont College in 2006. John joined the Art Department of Biola University as an adjunct professor in 2008 where he teaches foundational courses as well as beginning and advanced sculpture. He also serves as the Director of Youth and Children's Ministries at All Saints Church in Long Beach, CA. John Calley's art practice draws on personal family history and automobile imagery to explore the complex, ambiguous, and often strange world of white masculinity. As a pastor and as a professor John Calley is committed to mentorship as well as raising awareness regarding issues of racial and gender equality.


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