- M.F.A., California State University
Randy Long is a distinguished professor of art in the Metalsmithing and Jewelry Design area. She received a B.A. (1974) and M.A. (1977) from San Diego State University and M.F.A. (1983) from California State University at Long Beach. Professor Long is the recipient of two NEA Visual Artists Fellowships, three Indiana Arts Commission Master’s Fellowships, an Outstanding Young Faculty Award from Indiana University, and an IU President’s Arts and Humanities Initiative Grant. Professor Long has exhibited her work internationally and her work is represented in many private and public collections, including the Art Institute of Chicago; the Museum of Art and Design, New York; the Indianapolis Museum of Art; the Jewish Museum, New York; the Yale University Art Gallery and the Indiana University Art Museum. Professor Long has taught at both the undergraduate and graduate level for 30 years and in 2007 she was awarded the NICHE Educator of the Year Award.