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Art Department Faculty: Evan Boggess

Evan Boggess

Lecturer/Visiting Artist
boggess@maryu.marywood.edu
Insalaco Center for Studio Arts 215
Adjunct Faculty

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Education

Summer 2011 - Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine

May 2011 - MFA, Hoffberger School of Painting, Maryland Institute College of Art

May 2007 - BFA, Studio Art with a concentration in Painting, Marywood University

Fall 2004 - Studio Art Centers International (SACI), Florence, Italy

 

Professional Experience

2013-present - Visiting Artist, Instructor, Marywood University, Scranton, PA. 

2012-2013 - Adjunct Instructor, Fairmont State University, Fairmont, WV. Drawing 1, Figure Drawing, Painting the Figure (2 levels), 3D Design II, and 2D Design I

Summer 2011 - Fresco Shop Assistant, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine

2011 - Graduate Teaching Internship (Sculptural Forms), Maryland Institute College of Art , Baltimore, MD

2010 - Graduate Teaching Internship (Illustration as Fine Art), Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

Graduate Teaching Internship (Portrait Drawing), Maryland Institute College of Art Baltimore, MD 

Fall 2009 - Graduate Teaching Internship (Figure Drawing), Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2010-2011 -  Woodshop Supervisor for Hoffberger School of Painting

Fall 2009 - Graduate Teaching Internship (Figure Drawing), Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2007-present -  Exhibiting Artist

2005-2007 - Co-owner/co-manager, Test Pattern Art Space, Scranton, PA

Summer 2004 - Resident Assistant, West Virginia Governor’s School for the Arts, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

 

Exhibitions (* indicates solo or two-person show)

2013               

*Pressure/Heat/Time, Esther Prangely Rice Gallery, McDaniel College, Westminster, MD

Absract!, The Bridge Gallery, Shepherdstown, WV

 Faculty Biennial Exhibition, Marywood University, Scranton, PA

2012

Time Lapses, Video Installation, Artisphere Art Center, Arlington, VA

SELECT Fair, Miami, FL

ABSTRACT, Group Show, Bridge Gallery, Shepherdstown, WV

*Sites in Spectrums, Travelling exhibition, Cooper Gallery, Lewisburg, WV,                                BEVS Gallery, Raleigh, NC                                                   

ONE.2, Juried Competition, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

Interlopers, Evoke Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Fairmont State Faculty Exhibition, Zenclay, Morgantown, WV

2011

Strength in Numbers (S.I.N.), Scope Miami, Miami, Fl.

Feats of Monumentality, BWI International Airport, Baltimore, MD

Reformation, Skowhegan Town Sites, Skowhegan, Maine

MFA Thesis, Decker Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

ALIGN! 500 Gallery, Baltimore, MD

The Fail Show, 500 Gallery, Baltimore, MD,

2010

Toughguys, Sub-Basement Studios, Baltimore, MD        

New Insight Juried Exhibition, ArtChicago, Chicago, IL.  Juror, Suzanne Ghez, Renaissance Society, University of Chicago

First Year Thesis, Pinkard Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, MD

Out of Order, Maryland Art Place, MD

Hoffberger, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2009

Wet on Wet, Meyerhoff Gallery, MICA, Baltimore, MD

West Virginia State Juried Exhibition, WV State Museum, Huntington, WV

*New Works by Evan Boggess, Cooper Gallery, Lewisburg, WV 2009

2008              

*Split the Difference, Works by Evan Boggess and Lennon Michelalski, Haen Gallery, Asheville, NC

*Evan Boggess, Cooper Gallery, Lewisburg, WV

2007

Founding Members, Test Pattern Art Space, Scranton, PA  

Northern Pennsylvania Print Guild 2007, Marywood University, Scranton, PA

*New Works, Cooper Gallery, Lewisburg, WV

Senior Exhibition, Marywood University, Scranton, PA

2006              

*It LIVES! Test Pattern Art Space, Scranton, PA

2005 

Talent Show, Marywood University, Scranton, PA

Lupus Foundation Juried Show, Everhart Museum, Scranton, PA

The Powers That Be, Club 316, Allentown, PA 2005

2004

Mosche Blanco, Studio Art Centers International, Florence, Italy

2003

Next Generation Invitational Show, AFA Gallery, Scranton, PA

The Figure, Head to Toe, Cooper Gallery, Lewisburg,, WV

 

Honors

2011              

Semi-Finalist: One.2 Competition, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

Skowhegan Residency Tuition Match recipient from Maryland Institute College of Art

Hoffberger Merit Scholarship 2009-2011, Hoffberger School of Painting, Maryland Institute College of Art

Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant nominee from Maryland Institute College of Art

First Look 3 Exhibition nominee from Maryland Institute College of Art, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art

Bakers Artist Award nominee, Baltimore, MD

2010              

New Insight Juried Exhibition at ArtChicago.  Suzanne Ghez of the Renaissance Society, Juror.

Dedalus Fellowship Award nominee from Maryland Institute College of Art

2009                

Award of Excellence (purchase award), West Virginia State Juried Exhibition, Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV, 2009

2006              

Carl Monahan Scholarship, Marywood University, 2002 - 2006

Art Talent Scholarship, Marywood University, 2002-2006

Voted “Best Art Venue: Test Pattern”, Electric City Magazine, Scranton, PA

2005              

Grand Prize, Lupus Foundation Juried Show, Scranton, PA

2000                

West Virginia Governor’s School for the Arts, Huntington, WV

 

Publications and Reviews

2012                      

International Painting Annual, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

Art Class 2012, Greenbrier Valley Quarterly, WV

Studio Visit Magazine, Open Press Studios

Manifest One.2 Exhibition Catalog, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2011                    

Baltimore Examiner Review by Al Zaruba for Feats of Monumentality Exhibition, 2011

 

Service to Community and Universities

2013

Guest Speaker, Nicholas County Art Teachers Association, WV

Artistic Advisor to Mainstreet Arts Community of Fairmont, WV

Artistic Director. Decent Space Art Gallery, Fairmont, WV

Workshop Instructor for Fairmont State University recruitment events, WV

2012-13

Faculty Participant of Student Portfolio Review, Fairmont State University, WV

Faculty Participant of Independent Study Critiques, FSU, WV

 

Evan Boggess is a native West Virginian artist who works in the eastern panhandle of the state.  His work is widely shown with recent solo or group exhibitions in Miami, Baltimore, Chicago, Arlington, Cincinnati, Raleigh, Scranton, and all over WV.  Boggess is currently the Visiting Artist at Marywood University in Scranton, PA for the 2013-14 school year.  

Evan Boggess received his Bachelor of Fine Art degree from Marywood University in Scranton, PA in 2006.  In 2005 Boggess co-founded the Test Pattern Art Space of Scranton and was a manager there until 2007.  He later attended the Hoffberger School of Painting at the Maryland Institute College of Art where he received his Master of Fine Arts degree in 2011.  During his first year there, he was nominated to represent MICA at the NEXT Juried Exhibition at the ARTChicago Fair.  Boggess went on to be nominated by MICA for consideration in several other opportunities, including the Dedalus Foundation Fellowship and the Joan Mitchell Foundation Fellowship.   He is also an alumnus of the 2011 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. 




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