Education

BFA 2013 Drawing and Painting Academy of Art University

Awards

2004 Academy of Art University Portfolio Grant Scholarship

Solo Exhibitions

2014 Arts Council For Monterey County, Carmel, CA

2013 The Monterey Rock and Roll Experience, Monterey, CA

2011 The Works of Robert Burcar, Helena Fall Artwalk, Helena, MT

2009 The Works of Robert Burcar, Helena Spring Artwalk, Helena, MT

2007 The Overland Express Restaurant, Helena, MT

2007 The Staggering Ox Restaurant, Helena, MT

Group Exhibitions

2017 Monterey Pop Festival 50th Anniversary, Monterey, CA

2016 Central Coast Art and Music Festival, Los Osos, CA

2016 West End Celebration, Sand City, CA

2016 Carmel Art and Wine Celebration, Carmel Valley, CA

2015 Open Ground Studios, Seaside, CA

2014 John Steinbeck CenterSalinas, CA

2014 Health is a Human Right, Monterey County Health Building, Salinas, CA

2011 Enchanted Italy, Academy of Art University Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2010 Academy of Art University Piazza Show, Corciano, Italy

2008 Enchanted Italy, Academy of Art University Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2008 Academy of Art University Piazza Show, Corciano, Italy

Bibliography

Marga Lincoln, "More art than you can shake a stick at," Helena Independent Record Yourtime, 11/2011

“28th Annual Downtown Helena Fall Artwalk” Brochure, Downtown Helena, 11/2011

“Enchanted Italy at Academy of Art University, Fresh Works from Fine Art Study Abroad,” artdaily.org, 12/08

“26th Annual Downtown Helena Fall Artwalk” Brochure, Downtown Helena, 11/2009

Emily Donahoe, “Living on Imagination,” Helena Independent Record Yourtime, 12/2004

Professional Experience

Museum of Monterey May 2015 to Current

Customer Service Representative

Monterey, CA

Maintaining and monitoring security of museum during business hours.

Greeting and assisting visitors, answering questions and managing retail sales.

Assisting with private events and installation of exhibits.

Responsible for donation, traffic and retail sales increase by way of strong customer service.

Open Ground Studios October 2015 to Current

Art Instructor

Seaside, CA

Developed three painting courses as part of a series of art classes at Open Ground Studios.

Teaching three six week courses emphasizing on portrait and landscape painting.

Educating and assisting students step by step to create a finished acrylic painting.

Due to popular demand and student requests, course extensions and additional classes continue to follow.

Richard MacDonald Studio July 2013 to January 2015

Wax Detail Artist

Monterey, CA

Created replica wax figure sculptures from the artists original moulds. Utilizing the lost wax process to recreate texture and lost detail, quality checking all pieces and documenting work performed on each piece.

 

Photographer:  Christina Sevilla