Independent Minds, Working Together

W. Brooks Dierdorff

Visiting Assistant Professor

Department/Affiliation: Art & Art History
Phone: 330-263-1902
Office Address: 118 Ebert


  • B.A., University of California, San Diego 2007
  • M.F.A, University of Oregon, 2012

Courses Taught

  • ARTS 159 Introduction to Photography
  • ARTS 259 Intermediate Photography
  • ARTS 359 Advanced Photography
  • ARTS 171 Introduction to Digital Imaging


Brooks Dierdorff is an interdisciplinary artist working in photography, video, sculpture, and performance. He has exhibited his work both nationally and internationally at venues that include High Desert Test Sites in Joshua Tree, California, the Salander O'Reilly Gallery in New York, Punch Gallery in Seattle, Johalla Projects in Chicago, the Disjecta Contemporary Art Center in Portland, and the Ulrike Hamm Gallery in Bissendorf, Germany. Brooks was also a former co-director of Ditch Projects, an artist-run exhibition space located in Springfield, Oregon.