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Pamela Bower-Basso

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Tufts University
Department of Education
School of the Museum of
Fine Arts
Mission Hill Building
Roxbury Crossing, MA

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Pamela Bower-Basso


  • M.A.T., Rhode Island School of Design
  • B.A., Brown University

Pamela Bower-Basso is a working artist and full-time faculty member in Art Education at Tufts University/School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Since 1990, Pam has been teaching courses for undergraduates and graduate students leading to licensure for teaching art at the elementary and secondary school levels. Currently, she teaches Field Studies in Art PreK-8, Art Ed Foundations 5-12, and Art Education Curriculum PreK-8 and 5-12. Pam earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University and a Master of Arts in Teaching degree for Art Education from the Rhode Island School of Design. She holds teaching licenses for Visual Art (PK-12) in Rhode Island and Massachusetts. Her teaching experience includes twelve years as art specialist at Belmont Day School, ten years as instructor of classes and summer programs at the DeCordova Museum School in Lincoln, Massachusetts, two summers at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and art teacher at a public junior high school in Arlington, Massachusetts. Pam has also taught courses for adults and children at a number of art centers in the Boston area, most recently at the South Shore Art Center in Cohasset, Massachusetts. View Pamela Bower-Basso's Exhibition History.


Title: Financing Woes.
Mixed media on wood. 7"x7"x2".
Pamela Bower-Basso. 2009.