John V. Crowe is the chairperson of the Art Education Department at the Massachusetts College of Art in Boston, Mass. He has a B.F.A. from the Massachusetts College of Art; a M.S. from University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth; and a Ph.D. from Union Institute & University in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is a practicing artist and has exhibited at the Massachusetts College of Art, the Fuller Museum, the New Art Center, Hera Gallery in Rhode Island, and the Newport Library Arts Center, New Hampshire.
Dr. Crowe is the co-founder of the Whole Art Education Partnership. His current research involves "visualizing pedagogy," and his book-in-progress is Deschooling Art (in Schools).