John Wilson

John Wilson
M.F.A. Theatre Arts Coordinator
(415) 338-2994
Building: Creative Arts
Room Number: 119A
Office Hours: 
Monday: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Tuesday: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm
Wednesday: 11:00 am-12:00 pm
Thursday: 12:00 pm-1:00 pm


John Wilson's long career as an award-winning professional theatrical scenic designer includes extensive national and San Francisco Bay Area credits. He earned his M.F.A. from Carnegie-Mellon University School of Drama, is a member of United Scenic Artists Local 829, and was an assistant professor for nine years at Stanford University before joining the faculty of the School of Theatre and Dance at SF State. A full bio and resume along with numerous pictorial examples of his design work are offered on his website at

Areas of specialty include: Scenic design, Scenic painting, Historical styles for the theatre