Thomas Ruggio

Assistant Professor of VISUAL ARTS

Thomas Ruggio
JoAnn Mazzella Murphy '98H Arts Center, 003
(914) 633-2628 (914) 633-2628


  • MFA, Queens College (CUNY)
  • BA, Queens College (CUNY)

Professor Thomas Ruggio has been teaching and writing courses in Fine Art and Art History for more than 15 years on the college level. His research and teaching interests include the history and techniques of the great Italian old masters. In 2011, he founded the Studio Borgo art program in Lucca, Italy, for which he served as director and lead faculty. As an artist, Thomas Ruggio’s artwork has been exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the United States, Italy, Germany and Mexico, some of which is included in American and European public and private collections.