Visual Arts


Cliff Rusch, M.F.A.

Professor of Graphic Design

Office: Fisher Hall 224A

Phone: (707) 965-7403


Faculty Since: 1987

B.S., Pacific Union College, 1980
M.F.A., Academy of Art University S.F, 2004

Cliff Rusch, M.F.A., associate professor of art, specializes in graphic design. Rusch worked as a staff designer at Pacific Press Publishing Association and as a senior designer at Lauren Smith Design in Palo Alto, California, before coming to PUC in 1987. He enjoys photography, mountain biking, and camping.
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Photographer John Sexton's recent book, Recollections: Three Decades of Photography, designed by Cliff Rusch,has received numerous awards. Recognition includes a Silver Award, Book, SAPPI North America Printers of the Year Awards; Silver Award, Photography Book, Independent Publisher Book Awards; and 2nd Prize, Fine Art Photography Book, Prix de la Photographie Paris PX3 Competition.