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EDUCATION

 

MFA Painting & Drawing

The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

POST-BACCALAUREATE Painting & Drawing Certificate

The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

BFA Studio Art

The University of Texas at Austin, School of Art and Art History, Austin, TX

 

 

EXHIBITION HISTORY

 

SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2014 WEST Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX

2013 New Drawings, ROAR, Austin, TX

2010 God is in the Details, SCA Gallery, Pomona, CA

2007 The Office, Project Space, Huntington Beach, CA

2001 Solo Show, Pink Gallery, Austin, TX

1999 New Work, Paradise, Austin, TX

1998 New Work, Art Works, Temple, TX

1996 Selected Works, Nemos, San Antonio, TX

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 Texas National, The Cole Art Center, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX Juror: Zhi Lin, Chair, University of Washington

Inquiry, Visual Art Center, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

Precious, SCA Gallery, Pomona, CA

2014 12x12, SCA Gallery, Pomona, CA

2013 Faculty Show, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

2012 Abstraction Expression, Santa Ana College Art Gallery, Santa Ana, CA

Faculty Show, Santa Ana College Art Gallery, Santa Ana, CA

2011 Acquired Taste, Begovich Gallery, California State University, Fullerton, CA

Swimsuit Edition, Swimming Pool Projects, Chicago, IL

Faculty to Faculty, Santa Ana College Art Gallery, Sana Ana, CA

Just Wing It, SCA Gallery, Pomona, CA

2010 Ice Cream Show, Bunny Gunner Gallery, Pomona, CA

Redefining Beauty, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

OsCene, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA

2009 Texas National, The Cole Art Center, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX Juror: Mel Chin, Artist

2008 Naturally Synthetic, @Space Gallery, Santa Ana, CA

Those Who Can, Teach, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

About Abstraction, Claremont College Art Gallery, Claremont, CA

Fractals, @Space Gallery, Santa Ana, CA

2007 6 Degrees of Amy, Space on Spurgeon, Santa Ana, CA

In Above and Around Park Santiago, Grand Central Art Center, California State University Fullerton, Santa Ana, CA

Scape, Chicago Art Source Gallery, Chicago, IL

Centered on the Center, Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA

2006 Faculty Show, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2005 International Juried Exhibition, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA

2004 48th Annual International Exhibition, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA

Pareidolia, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

New American Talent 19, Arthouse at The Jones Center of Contemporary Art, Austin, TX Juror: Jerry Saltz, Art Critic, Traveled to Stark Galleries, Texas A&M, Commerce and Texas A&M, College Station

MFA Thesis Show, Gallery 2, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Hotel Show, Multiple Locations, Chicago, IL

Juried Corporate Show, Parsons Consulting, Chicago, IL

2003 Art Windows, Oilily, Chicago, IL

Juried Work, Nippon Steel, Chicago, IL (catalogue)

2002 Thesis Show, Gallery 2, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL (Post-Baccalaureate)

 

RESIDENCIES, GRANTS & AWARDS

2010 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT (deferred)

2004 Hungarian Multicultural Center, Budapest, Hungary (deferred)

2003 Nippon Steel, Purchase Award, Chicago, IL

2002 Recognition Scholarship, The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

VISITING ARTIST & GUEST LECTURER

2015 Visual Arts Center, The University of Texas at Austin

2004 The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

 

COLLECTIONS

Nippon Steel, Chicago, IL

Claremont College, Claremont, CA

3M Corporation, Austin, TX

Design Edge Inc., Austin, TX

HEB, San Antonio, TX

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Inquiry, Visual Arts Center, University of Texas at Austin, 2015. 15.

WEST Austin Studio Tour, Exhibition Catalogue, Austin, TX, 2014. 80.

Acquired Taste, Food and the Art of Consumption, California State University,

Begovich Gallery, Fullerton, CA, 2011. 28-31.

Dave Barton, "OsCene: Half Empty or Half Full", OC Weekly, March 18, 2010.

http://www.ocweekly.com/2010-03-18/culture/oscene-laguna-art-museum/

LBIndy Staff, "OsCene: Spotlights the Here and Now", Laguna Beach Independent, February 26, 2010. http://www.lagunabeachindy.com/news/2010-02-26/Section_B/OsCene_Spotlights_the_Here_and_Now.html

Ashley Breeding, "Capturing a New Wave", Laguna Beach Coastline Pilot,

February 19, 2010. http://articles.coastlinepilot.com/2010-02-19/entertainment/

cpt-oscene02192010_1_visual-artists-painting-style-laguna-art-museum

Richard Chang, "Looking at the local scene in 'The OsCene'", Orange County

Register, February 18, 2010. http://www.ocregister.com/articles/oscene-235139-

art-orange.html

Blue Canvas, Exhibition Announcement with Photograph, January 2010

Greg Stacy, "Movies, Mulch and Madness at Grand Central Art Center and

@Space Gallery," OC Weekly, November 26, 2008. http://www.ocweekly.com/

2008-11-27/culture/richard-turner-contempt-madala-naturally-synthetic/

"A Bird Book", In Above and Around Park Santiago, Grand Central Art Center,

California State University at Fullerton, Santa Ana, CA, 2007

"New American Talent 19", Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX, 2004

 

PUBLICATION AS AUTHOR

 

2007 "Truth Implied", Exhibition Catalogue, Irvine Valley College 

 

CURATORIAL

 

2010 Borderline, photographs shot by Doctors Without Borders, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2010 Communication: Graphic Design and the Communication Arts, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2009 The Ethnocentric Nature of Line, Artist Dameon Lester, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2009 Drawn/Draft/Depict, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2009 Idle Hands: Contemporary Ceramics, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2008 Antistatic, Kinetic Sculpture, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2008 Magnificent Obsession: New Work by Douglas Cason, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

2007 Truth Implied: The Nature of Contemporary Photography in the Digital Age, Irvine Valley College Art Gallery, Irvine, CA

 

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATOR EXPERIENCE

 

COURSES

ART HISTORY & THEORY

Ancient to Gothic Art

Medieval to Renaissance Art

History of Modern Art

Indigenous Art of the Americas / Pre-Columbian

Introduction to the Visual Arts

Art Appreciation

Art Theory

World Art History

Gallery & Exhibition Design

 

STUDIO

Beginning Drawing

Drawing Foundations

Intermediate Drawing

Advanced Drawing

Beginning Painting

Intermediate Painting

Two Dimensional Foundations

Disegno a Fireze

Drawing in Florence, Italy

 

INSTITUTIONS

2014–Present The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX

2013–Present Austin Community College, Austin, TX

2012–Present Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

2010–2012 Santa Ana College, Santa Ana, CA

2009–2012 Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA

2005–2012 Irvine Valley College, Irvine, CA

2001–2004 The School of The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL