Associate Professor, Art
Art Bldg, Room 119C
BA Grand Canyon College, Phoenix, Arizona 1980
MFA University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona 1986
Carlton earned his Master of Fine Arts degree in sculpture from the University of Arizona in 1986. He returned to teaching sculpture at the UofA in 2002 and became an Associate professor in 2011 in the 3D and Extended Media Division. He teaches undergraduate and graduate classes with a specialty in metal and wood fabrication. Before that he taught sculpture at the College of Marin, Kentfield, California from 1989-1995. During this time, he exhibited with the Stephen Wirtz Gallery in San Francisco. Carlton has exhibited his work over his forty-year career in many solo and group exhibitions. Earlier in his career he worked as an assistant to several professional sculptors in various media (all aspects of foundry work, carving and fabricating wood sculpture, and large-scale metal fabrication and installation).