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EDUCATION / ACADEMIC DEGREES:

M.F.A. 2004

Sculpture, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio

B.F.A. 2002

Sculpture, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

2016 -present

Assistant Professor of Art (Sculpture), Art Department, Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania (Sculpture/New Media)

2015 – 2016

Assistant Professor of Art/Department Chair (Fine Arts), University of South Carolina at Beaufort, Beaufort, South Carolina (Sculpture/3D Design)

2013 – 2015

Assistant Professor of Art/Program Coordinator (Studio Art), University of South Carolina at Beaufort, Beaufort, South Carolina (Sculpture, New Media and Foundations: 3D Design and digital)

2005 – 2013

Instructor/Program Coordinator, Blue Ridge Community College, Flat Rock, North Carolina (Sculpture, New Media and Videography)

2005

Visiting Lecturer, Department of Art, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio (Sculpture I, II & III)

2004 – 2005

Visiting Instructor, School of Technology, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

2002 – 2004

Teaching Assistant, School of Art, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio

2002

Teacher’s Assistant, School of Art, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2017

New Media Conversations, Schmidt Gallery, Goggleworks, Reading, Pennsylvania

2016

Implements, Freedman Gallery, Reading, Pennsylvania (three-month invitational show, entailing work that commented on outsourcing, manufacturing and overseas competition)

2010

Conversion, Slocumb Gallery, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee (interactive audio/video installation, including real-time video manipulation via software)

2010

House, Banff New Media Institute, The Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada (interactive audio installation utilizing MAX/MSP software, sensors, and microcontrollers)

2006

Roll, Spiers Gallery, Brevard College, Brevard, North Carolina (eleven sculptures and video encompassing three bodies of work)

2004

M.F.A. The Ferreus Musike Project by Brian Glaze, Kobacker Hall, Moore Musical Arts Center, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio (A collaborative performance with BGSU’s The New Music Ensemble, and The Department of Dance)

2000

Solo, The Ice House Complex (through Millworks Galley), Akron, Ohio (showcasing the first stage of the sculpture grounds with six works from residency)

*GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2017

Annual Juried Exhibition, Freyberger Gallery, Penn State Berks, Reading, Pennsylvania

2017 –  2018

DownEast Sculpture Exhibition, Emerge Gallery, Greenville, North Carolina (nationally juried, 12- month outdoor exhibition)

2017 – 2018

Danville Art Trial Sculpture Exhibition, City of Danville, Virginia (nationally juried, 18-month outdoor exhibition)

2016

Americas 2016, Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota (nationally juried exhibition)

2015

The Public Art Exhibition on Hilton Head Island, Community Foundation of the Lowcountry, Hilton Head, South Carolina (nationally juried exhibition)

2015

FE Invitational, Spiers Gallery, Art Department, Brevard College, Brevard, North Carolina

2015 – 2016

Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Downtown Boone Development Association, Boone, North Carolina (regionally juried exhibition)

2014

FL3TCH3R, Reece Museum, Johnson City, Tennessee (internationally juried exhibition)

2014

B14: Memorials to Human Folly, Wiregrass Museum of Art, Dothan, Alabama (nationally juried exhibition)

2014

Americas 2014, Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota (nationally juried exhibition)

2014

29th Annual Positive/Negative, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee (invitational/nationally juried)

2013

“You Can Tell Me” 2013 Berlin Project, Factory-Art Gallery, Berlin, Germany (internationally juried, two works included)

2013 – 2014

Art in Public Places, Arts Alliance Mountain Empire, Bristol, Tennessee/Virginia (nationally juried exhibition)

2013

Tellus Tools Remix Competition, Harvestworks, New York, New York (International competition)

2013

28th Annual Positive/Negative, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee (Juror: Michael Ray Charles; Honorable Mention)

2012

Brevard Lumber Gallery Show, Brevard Lumber Yard, Brevard, North Carolina (15 track video installation)

2012

Cast in Iron, Brevard College, Brevard, North Carolina (3 screen projection installation on metal casting)

2011

2nd Annual UNC Asheville Invitational Art Exhibition, University of North Carolina at Asheville, Asheville, North Carolina (interactive installation using hardware and software)

2011

UFVA New Media Exhibition, Emerson College, Boston, Massachusetts (Interactive installation using hardware and software)

2011

Centennial Alumni Exhibition: Next, School of Art, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

2010 – 2011

FAPAC 5th Anniversary Celebration, Fine Art Museum, Fine & Performing Arts Center, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina (outdoor sculpture exhibition)

2010

100@100: Art by Alumni Artists, BGSU School of Art, Fine Arts Center Galleries, Bowling Green State University, Ohio (celebrating BGSU’s centennial)

2010

25th Annual Positive/Negative, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee (nationally juried exhibition)

2009 – 2010

Art in Public Places, Arts Alliance Mountain Empire, Bristol, Tennessee/Virginia (nationally juried exhibition)

2008 – 2007

Downtown Boone Public Art Program, Boone, North Carolina (outdoor sculpture)

2007

Imagillaboration Project, Jacksonville, Florida (national collaborative project based on the “Exquisite Corpse” consisting of over 100 artists participating from 26 states)

2007

2007 Annual Juried Sculpture Show, Craven Arts Council and Gallery, New Bern, North Carolina (international participation)

2006

River Sculpture Festival, French Broad River Park, Asheville, North Carolina

2005 – 2006

18th Sculpture Exhibition (City of Lawrence), Lawrence, Kansas

2004

Iron Tribe Exhibit 2005, Highlands University, Las Vegas, New Mexico

2004

The 16th People’s Art Show, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio

2000

Fold to Make, The Sculpture Center, Cleveland, Ohio

VISITING ARTIST / LECTURER:

2013

Visiting Artist/Guest Lecturer, Fine Art Museum, Fine & Performing Arts Center, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina (two week lost-wax and bronze casting workshop)

2010

Visiting Artist/Guest Lecturer, Fine Art Museum, Fine & Performing Arts Center, Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina (MFA student review and lecture)

2008

Visiting Artist/Guest Lecturer, Department of Art, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee (demonstration and lecture on new media)

2006

Visiting Faculty, School of Art, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina (sculpture based workshop)

2006

Visiting Artist/Guest Lecturer, Department of Art, Brevard College, Brevard, North Carolina (lecture and demonstration of musical instruments from “Roll” exhibition)

PERMANENT COLLECTION / RESIDENCIES:

2013

Art Department, Brevard College, Brevard, North Carolina (outdoor sculpture)

2013

Department of Art and Design, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee (outdoor sculpture)

2012

The Center for Craft, Creativity, and Design, Asheville, North Carolina (outdoor sculpture)

2010

Banff New Media Institute, Banff Centre, Alberta Canada (self-directed residency focusing on interactive audio installation)

2008

Calvert Creative Inc., Cary, North Carolina (corporate commission including two artworks and a video encompassing their creation)

2007

Artist in Residence, School of Art, Western Carolina State University, Cullowhee, North Carolina (taught week long workshop entailing mold making, concepts, lecture, and orchestrate iron pour)

2005

Hungarian Society (Cleveland Chapter), Cleveland, Ohio (restoration of public fountain: based on original concept)

1999- 2002

Millworks Gallery, at the Ice House Complex, Akron, Ohio (a three-year residency consisting of: creation of thirteen sculptures establishing outdoor sculpture grounds, and installing eleven for permanent display)

AWARDS / SCHOLARSHIPS:

2015 – 2016

Sea Islands Institute Grant, University of South Carolina at Beaufort, Beaufort, South Carolina (equipment grant focused on large outdoor metal sculpture)

2014/15 2015/16

RISE Grant, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina (summer research grant: personal development, two consecutive years)

2013 –  2014

Sea Islands Institute Grant, University of South Carolina at Beaufort, Beaufort, South Carolina (time-lapse photography employing ultraviolet & infrared converted cameras for video mapping installation)

2012 – 2013

Dr. Eliza B. Graue Extra Mile Award, Education Foundation, Flat Rock, North Carolina (positive impact on students)

2012

Professional Development Scholarship, Harvest Works: Digital Media Arts Center (NYC), Education Foundation, Flat Rock, North Carolina (MAX/MSP certificate, spring 2013)

2009

Professional Development Scholarship, Banff New Media Institute (Alberta, Canada), Education Foundation, Flat Rock, North Carolina (MAX/MSP training, summer 2010)

2008 – 2009

Dr. David Sink Jr. Community Service Award, Education Foundation, Flat Rock, North Carolina (based on exhibition, lecture, high school & university relations, and public enrichment)