Associate Professor in Painting and Drawing
Modou Dieng was born in Saint-Louis, Senegal. He is a multidisciplinary artist and curator exploring the symbolic and mythological power of pop culture icons through mixed media and hybrid materials.
His work constructs a mural of archetypal cultural imagery filtered through the
perspective of a generation X African.
Dieng has exhibited internationally and is the founder of the curatorial team Worksound International in Portland, OR.
Dieng holds an MFA in Painting from the San Francisco Art Institute and is currently Associate Professor at Pacific Northwest College of Art