Caitlin Petersen

Assistant Director of Graduate Admissions

Works with MA, dual degree and Postbaccalaureate applicants.

Bio: Cait works with all MA, Dual Degree, and Post-Baccalaureate students, including international candidates. They also work with MFA in the following California counties: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, Contra Costa, Del Norte, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Humboldt, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Lake, Lassen, Los Angeles, Madera, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Modoc, Mono, Monterey, Napa, Nevada, Orange, Placer, Plumas, Riverside, Sacramento, San Benito, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, Tehama, Trinity, Tulare, Tuolumne, Ventura, Yolo, Yuba

Cait holds an MFA from the San Francisco Art Institute and a BA in Painting from San Diego State University. They exhibit and perform within California. They are a multidisciplinary artist whose practice investigates opposites and in-betweens. Their work fuses recognizable waste with found natural objects to craft eccentric, endearing objects that speak to prior use and stake claim to new futures. Cait also loves all things involving Harry Potter and cats.