Gretchen Breese taught Liberal Arts courses at NEC from 1998 through 2013. Breese is a philosopher and sculptor with a particular interest in Buddhist philosophy. She is an NEA grant recipient for her work in architectural theory.
B.A. in sculpture, College of Creative Studies at University of California/Santa Barbara; M.F.A. in sculpture, Rhode Island School of Design; M.E.D. in architectural theory, Yale School of Architecture; M.A. in philosophy of Art and Religion, Yale University.