Bryan Robertson Art | Curriculum Vitae


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EDUCATION

2016: MFA with Distinction, Painting and Drawing, University of Washington - Seattle, Washington

2012: BFA magna cum laude, Painting and Drawing, University of Missouri Saint Louis - Saint Louis, Missouri

2010: AFA, Saint Louis Community College at Florissant Valley - Ferguson, Missouri

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016 - present: Adjunct Professor, Jefferson College - Hillsboro, Missouri (courses taught: Drawing I, II, III and Design I)

2016 - present: Painting Instructor, St. Louis Artist's Guild - Saint Louis, Missouri (courses taught: Lyrical Abstraction)

2015 - 2016: Teaching Fellowship, University of Washington - Seattle, Washington (Introduction to Drawing {instructor of record}, Spring 2015, Autumn 2015, Winter 2016)

2012 - 2014: Research Assistant (Professor Phillip Robinson), University of Missouri Saint Louis - Saint Louis, Missouri

 

AWARDS / GRANTS / FELLOWSHIPS

2016: Parnassus Graduating with Excellence Award, University of Washington - Seattle, Washington

         Puget Sound Group Northwest Artists Scholarship Grant - Kirkland, Washington

         Vermont Studio Center Artists Grant - Johnson Vermont

         Jacob Lawrence Graduate Recognition Award, University of Washington - Seattle, Washington

2014 - 2016: Graduate Fellowship in Painting and Drawing, University of Washington - Seattle, Washington

2013: Product Invention and Creativity Center Thesis Project Award, Missouri University of Science and Technology - Rolla, Missouri

          Project Grant in Research and Development (provisional patent awarded), Missouri University of Science and Technology - Rolla, Missouri

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017: Superpower, The Parish Gallery - Saint Louis, Missouri

2017: Altar of Commerce, Cathy Gregory Studio Gallery - Saint Louis, Missouri

2016: Inverted Utopia, The Parc Condominiums - Seattle, Washington 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017: Predictions and Perceptions, Tri-lakes Art Center - Palmer Lake, Colorado 

         The Chocolate and Art Show, The B Complex Gallery - Atlanta, Georgia 

         Luck of the Draw, The Foundry Art Centre - St. Louis, Missouri 

         Light and Shadow, Mildred M. Cox Gallery, Kemper Center for the Arts, William Woods University - Fulton, Missouri

         Collectors Choice, Saint Louis Artists' Guild - St. Louis, Missouri

2016: Jefferson College Faculty Exhibition, AB Gallery Jefferson College - Hillsboro, Missouri 

         Serendipity, Soulard Art Gallery - Saint Louis, Missouri 

         33 July, The Old Orchard Gallery - Saint Louis, Missouri 

         Americana, Tsuga Fine Arts - Bothell, Washington 

         MFA + MDes Thesis Exhibition, The Henry Art Gallery - Seattle, Washington

         Two-Person ExhibitionMFA Thesis Exhibition Robertson + Nibert - Sand Point Gallery - Seattle, Washington

         Inspiración del Peru, Metropolist - Seattle, Washington 

2015: Shedding and Shredding Exhibit, The Jacob Lawrence Gallery - Seattle, Washington 

2012: eARThworks Show, The St. Louis Regional Arts Commission - Saint Louis, Missouri 

2011: Estranged, Koken Art Factory - Saint Louis, Missouri 

         Escape, The St. Louis Regional Arts Commission - Saint Louis, Missouri 

2010: Ann Metzger National Multimedia Exhibit, St. Louis Artist’s Guild - Saint Louis, Missouri 

         Creative Spirits II Exhibit, Gallery Visio University of Missouri St. Louis - Saint Louis, Missouri 

 

PUBLICATIONS

2017: Evie Hemphill, "BFA alumnus’s local gallery show ‘Altar of Commerce’ probes consequences of globalization," UMSL Daily. July 15, 2017.     

         http://blogs.umsl.edu/news/2017/07/15/bryan-robertson/

2016: Studio Visit Magazine (Volume 33). The Open Studios Press, article, (juried by Mike Lash)

 

ARTIST LECTURES

2018:“Superpower: A Transnational Government with a Totalizing Vision,” poster session, College Art Association Annual Conference, Los Angeles, CA, February 21-24.

2017: Workshop,How To Make Your Own Water Mixable Oil Paint, The St. Louis Artists' Guild, Saint Louis, MO, October 7.. The Cathy Gregory Studio Gallery, Saint Louis, Mo, August 19. 

2017: Lecture/Presentation, Gallery Talk. The Cathy Gregory Studio Gallery, Saint Louis, Mo, August 19.  

2016: Lecture/Presentation, Art Breaks Artist Talk. The Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington Seattle, Seattle, Washington, June 1.

 

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

2013: Plastic Bottleworks, University of Missouri St. Louis, Saint Louis, Missouri -  Invention Disclosure #13UMS001 co-inventor