John Cairns
Graduate Admissions Counselor
Adjunct Instructor
Masters of Fine Arts

Canzani Center, Admissions Offices
United States


John Cairns has worked in Illustration since 2001, developing a specialty in technology driven techniques. John earned his Bachelor's of Fine Art in Art & Technology from the Ohio State University and his Master's of Fine Art in Electronic Art from the University of Cincinnati.

John Cairns has been an Adjunct Instructor at Columbus College of Art & Design since 201 and has taught such classes as Motion for Illustration and Digital Culture. John currently teaches Motion for Illustration. John's professional cognition includes receiving the Greater Columbus Arts Council Artist in the Community award, was a semi finalist for the Columbus Convention Center Garage Tile Project, illustration and graphic work featured on Fox 8 news in Cleveland, OH and MTV featured promos. Learn more about John Cairns at or @john_cairns_art.