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Joe Kewin
585-313-9865
joekewin@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

                                                

                                                

                                       ARTIST's ReSUme 

 

 

Education:

-1997-1998 Western State College, Gunnison CO., Elementary Education

-2003-2005 Monroe Community College, Rochester N.Y., received Associates degree; Fine Art focus

-2005-2009 Buffalo State College, received Bachelors degree (BFA), Fine Art major, Sculpture

-Fall 2009- Spring 2012, SUNY New Paltz, received Master’s degree (MFA), Fine Art major, Sculpture

-Spring 2010: Teaching Assistant, for Intro. to Sculpture and Seminar, SUNY New Paltz

-Fall 2010: Teaching Assistant, for Intro. to Sculpture and Seminar, SUNY New Paltz

-Spring 2011: Teaching Assistant, for Intro to Sculpture and Seminar, SUNY New Paltz

-Fall 2011: Teaching Assistant, for Intro to Sculpture and Seminar, SUNY New Paltz

 

Achievements in ART:

-2006 and 2008 Indianapolis Art Center for Art, Biennial National Iron Pours, Indianapolis, In.

-2008AlfredUniversity’s “Meltdown” Invitational metals pour,Alfred,N.Y.

-2009 Buffalo State’s Fine Art Department Hyatt’s Award for Excellence in Sculpture

-2009 April, Buffalo State College Record Student Press, article, on “student solo show”

-2009 full page spread, Elm Leaves, magazine of the Arts

-2009 June, participated in creating two large fire sculptures within Pedvale Sculpture Park, Latvia, Europe

-2010 Oct. Salem Art Works Iron Pour, Salem, N.Y.

-2011 Co-Organized “No Paltz” McKenna Theatre, SUNY New Paltz, (live music/ video)

-2010-2012 ***Artist’s Assistant to Carolee Schneemann; on a ‘Kinetic Casting Project’ (20 cast aluminum sculptures)

-2012 Private Commission of welded copper/steel “Pine Cone” Chandelier, installed CO., USA

-2012 Nov. participant in Nor’Eastern Iron Casting Conference, Buffalo State College, N.Y.

-2012 Nov. Juried Award at V.A.B. Student Show, Hi-Temp Fabrication, Buffalo, N.Y.

-2013 April. Drawing Robot Lecture, Belleville Henderson Central School, N.Y.

-2013 April. Airbrush School Banner Demo (over 50 students participated) Lyme Central School, N.Y. 

 -2016 Credited in Unforgivable by Carolee Scheemann for colabortive work

 

Exhibitions:

-2007-2008 Burchfield Penny’s Member’s Show,Buffalo,N.Y.

-2007-2008 Soul Shine Apparel,  Dansville, N.Y.

-2008 vender at Albright Knox “Music is Art” festival,Buffalo,N.Y.

-2009 Student Show for the Fine Arts Department, Buffalo State College, N.Y.

-2009 April Co-Op Show, College Street Gallery,Buffalo,N.Y.

-2009 Solo Show, Gallery 234, Upton Hall, Buffalo State College, Buffalo, N.Y.

-2009 Solo Show, Queen City Gallery, Market Arcade, Buffalo, N.Y.

-2009 May Co-Op Show, College Street Gallery,Buffalo,N.Y.

-2010 SUNY New Paltz faculty juried “Salad” Show, Kingston, N.Y.

-2010 S.A.A. Layers Show, SUNY New Paltz, Fine Art Building, New Paltz, N.Y.

-2010 Mid Hudson Student Art Collective “Unframed Gallery”, New Paltz, N.Y

-2011 Mid Hudson Student Art Collective “Collectively Independent”, Kingston, N.Y.

-2011 Mid Hudson Student Art Collective “MAYhem”, Kingston, N.Y.

-2011 (December) Graduate Thesis Show, Dorsky Gallery, SUNY New Paltz

-2012 NO PALTZ, Video Night, Snugs, New Paltz, N.Y.

-2012 July, Chashama Gallery “Endless”, Manhattan, N.Y.C.

-2012 Oct. ZGM Fine Arts “Sinister Portrayals”, Buffalo, N.Y.

-2012 Nov. The Shoe Factory Arts “Tone It Down a Notch”, Rochester, N.Y.

-2012 Nov. Buffalo State College Alumni Show, Buffalo N.Y.

-2012 Nov. 14th-17th Nor’ Easter Iron Conference Show, Big Orbit Gallery, Buffalo, N.Y.

-2012 Nov. Visual Arts Board Student Show, Hi-Temp Fabrication, Buffalo, N.Y.

-2012 Nov-Dec. Active Artist’s Alliance 8 Year Anniversary Showcase, Jamestown, N.Y.

-2012 Dec. The Black Christmas (Xmas in Psychotropia), "spoken word performance", Code Blu Juice Bar, Buffalo, N.Y.

-2012 Dec.-Jan. 2013 Member's Show, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, N.Y.

-2013 Jan. Solo Show, "Imaginative Realities", The Caroline Gallery, Rochester, N.Y.

-2013 Feb. group theme show, "Venture Bros.", Pandaman Toys, Rochester, N.Y.

-2013 April. Solo Show "Abstract Confessions", Equal=Grounds, Rochester, N.Y.

-2013 June. Solo Show "A Main Connection", Art and Vintage on Main, East Rochester, N.Y.

-2013 June. "6x6 2013", Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, N.Y.

-2013 July. "Blind Eros", I-Square Visions Art Gallery, Irondequiot, N.Y.

-2013 Aug. "A Main Connection and Friends" Art and Vintage on Main, East Rochester, N.Y.

-2013 Sept. "To Be Determined" (interactive painting and performance), Turner Gallery, Alfred University, N.Y.

-2013 Nov. Active Artists Alliance NINE YR ANNIVERSARY Show and PARty, The Lillian V. Ney Renaissance Center, Jamestown, N.Y.

-2013 Nov. "Salonukah", Recession Art NYC, Brooklyn, N.Y.

-2013-14 Dec. and Jan. "23rd Annual Members Exhibition", Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, N.Y.

-2014 Feb- current day. “Bartertown Collectibles”, Rochester, N.Y.

-2014 April. “AAAlliance Spring Melt Down”, group show/ solo performance, The Lillian V. Rey Renaissance Center, Jamestown, N.Y.

-2014 June. “6x6”, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, N.Y.

-2014 Aug. Park Ave Festival, Rochester, NY

-2014-15 Dec.-Jan.“24th “Annual Member’s Show”, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, N.Y.

-2015 May.“2nd “Annual AnkhLave Mind Media Juried Art Show”, Project Reach, Manhattan, N.Y.

-2015 June. “Untitled 2 Person Metal Sculpture Show”, Lockside Art Center, Lockport, N.Y.

-2015-16 Dec.-Jan. “Annual Member’s Show”, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, N.Y.

 -2016 April. “ArtAwake 2016”, Rochester, N.Y.

-2016 Oct. “The Annual Growing Art Show”, Hi-Temp Fab., Buffalo, N.Y.

-2016 Dec. “Hi-Temp 15”, Hi-Temp Fab., Buffalo, N.Y.

-2016-17 Dec.-Jan. “Annual Member’s Show”, Rochester Contemporary Art Center, Rochester, N.Y.

 

Community Service:

-2009 Member of Visual Arts Board, SUNY Buffalo, N.Y.

-2009 Griffis Crew Member at Springville, N.Y. Elementary School, Aluminum Pour

-2009 Member of S.A.A. (Student Art Alliance), SUNY NewPaltz,N.Y.

-2009-2011 Member of Sculpture Club, SUNY New Paltz, N.Y.

 -2016 Summer, Griffis Crew Member at Holland, N.Y. School Technology Fair, Aluminum Pour