CV – Resume

ROGER MARK WALTON

rogermarkwalton@yahoo.com

EDUCATION :

1992     Master of Fine Arts                                                  Brooklyn College,  Brooklyn,  New York

1990     Bachelor of Fine Arts – Magna Cum Laude            Wright State University,  Dayton,  Ohio

GRANTS AND AWARDS :

2013                 Art in the Embassies,  U. S. Monrovia Embassy,  Ambassador Deborah Malac

2010 – 2011     Art in the Embassies,  U. S. Belgrade Embassy,  Ambassador Mary Warlic,

.                                                                  State Department Curator Robert Soppelsa

2005                Presidential Fellowship to travel to London and Paris,  Savannah College of Art & Design

1999                Elizabeth  Greensheilds Foundation  Grant

1998 – 1999    Ohio Arts Council Individual Artist’s Fellowship

1991                The Charles G. Shaw Award,  Graduate Fellowship,  Brooklyn College

1987                The Expanding Horizons Award,  Wright State University

RESIDENCIES :

2007                 The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts,  Residency,  Amherst, Virginia

1991                 The Vermont Studio Center,  Residency,  Johnson, Vermont

EXHIBITIONS :

2013     National Society of Painters in Casein & Acrylic,  Salmagundy Club, New York, NY

.              Small Works,  Maryland Federation of Art,  Annapolis,  MD

.              Regarding The Sublime : Knudsen and Walton, Two person exhibition,

.                                        Community College of Baltimore County, Catonville, MD

2012     Lois Dodd and Her Students,  Falcon Foundation at the Firehouse Center,  Damariscotta,  MA

.              Painting Faculty Exhibition,  Savannah College of Art and Design,  Savannah,  GA

.              Lucky Thirteen,  Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery,  Mesquite,  NV – First Place

2011     Painting Faculty Exhibition,  Savannah College of Art and Design,  Savannah,  GA

2010     Horizon: Contemporary Landscape, Community Arts Center, Danville, KY,  SheldonTapley

.              Through a Window of Paint, curated,  Swan Coach House Gallery,  Atlanta,  GA

.              Why Go Anywhere Else?, Curated by Erin Dziedzic; Contemporary Art Center of Montenegro

.                        Podgorica, The Modern Gallery of Budva,  Gallery Josip Bepo Benkovi Herceg Novi,

.                        Kotor Kod Homena Gallery, Vojvodina Contemporary Art Museum Novi Sad,

.                        and the National Gallery of Belgrade in Serbia

2009     Landscape and Industry, Goggle Works Gallery,  Reading, PA

.              Kim Kiser Invitational Exhibition, Wright State University Gallery,  Dayton,  OH

.              Painting Faculty Exhibition,  Savannah College of Art and Design,  Savannah,  GA

.              Figurative Drawing & Painting Exhibition,  Juror: Daniel Dallman, Lore Degenstein Gallery

.                                                                                    of Susquehanna University, Selinsgrove, PA           

2008     Spring Invitational Exhibition, Asylum Gallery,  Sacramento,  CA

.              Painting Faculty Exhibition,  Savannah College of Art and Design,  Savannah,  GA

2007     Open National Exhibition,  Long Beach Arts,  Long Beach, CA

.              International 2007 ARC Salon,  Art Renewal Center, on line  artrenewal. org

.              Group Exhibition Invitational,  Horn and Thistle Gallery,  Savannah,  CA

.              Protecting Flat Surfaces From,  SCAD Painting Faculty,  Gallery 1600,  Atlanta, GA

.              Print Exhibition,  Asylum Gallery,  Sacramento,  CA

.              The Nude,  Lexington Art League, Juror: Vincent Desiderio,  Lexington,  KY

2006     Painting Faculty Exhibition,  Savannah College of Art and Design,  Savannah,  GA

.              Group Exhibition Invitational, Horn and Thistle Gallery,  Savannah,  GA

2005     The Four Seasons,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York, NY

.              Faculty Drawing Exhibition, Savannah College of Art and Design,  Savannah, GA

.              Open National Exhibition,  Long Beach Arts,  Long Beach, CA

2004     The Four Seasons,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York,  NY

.              Small Works, Sherry French Gallery,  New York, NY

2003     The Four Seasons,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York,  NY

.              Flowers in February,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York,  NY

.              Small Works,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York,  NY

.              Unfolding A Story,  Ex Libris Third Floor Gallery,  Savannah, GA

.              Georgetown International Art Competition,  Fraser Gallery,  Washington  D.C.

2002     Pastel National,  Wichita Center for the Arts,  Wichita,  KS

.              The Four Seasons,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York, NY

.              Regional Exhibit, Okaloosa-Walton Community College,  Niceville, FL, Honorable Mention

.              Watermark 2002,  Southeastern Community College,  Whiteville,  NC

.              Southern Style, Lowndes / Valdosta Arts Center,  Valdosta, GA, Best of Show

2001     The Four Seasons,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York, NY

.              Small Works,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York,  NY

.              Planes, Trains, & Automobiles,  South Shore Art Center,  Cohasset,  MA

.               Faculty Works on Paper Exhibition,  Savannah College of Art and Design,  Savannah,  GA

.              Low Country Landscapes,  Pinnacle Gallery,  Savannah, GA, Third Place

2000     First Street Gallery Exhibition, Juror: William Beckman, New York,  NY

.              Watermark 2000, Southeastern Community College,  Whiteville,  NC

.              On the Road : Inner & Outer Journeys,  Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts,

.                                                                                          Fredericksburg,  VA,  First Place

.              Works On Paper,  Rosewood Art Center,  Kettering, OH,  Merit Award

.              Faculty Exhibition, Faculty Exhibition, University of Dayton,  Dayton,  OH

.              Faculty Works on Paper, Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA

.              Mainly Maine Landscapes,  Sherry French Gallery,  New York,  NY

1999     Annual Exhibition, Jasper Community Arts Commission,  Jasper, IN

.              Art About Town,  The Old Courthouse,  Dayton, OH,  Best Of Show

.              Fort Smith Art Center,  Annual Exhibition,  Fort Smith, IN

.              Annual Exhibition, Ohio State University at Mansfield,  Mansfield,  OH

.              Faculty Exhibition,  University of Dayton,  Dayton,  OH

.              Faculty Exhibition,  Sinclair Community College,  Dayton,  OH

.              Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition,  Columbus,  OH

.              Figure, Face, & Form,  Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts,  Fredericksburg, VA,

.                                                                                                                      Honorable Mention

1998     Realism `98,  The Stage Gallery,  Merrick,  NY,    Peter Tatistcheff  -  juror

.              Regional Juried Competition,  Carbondale Community Arts,  Carbondale,  Il

.              Faculty Exhibition,  Sinclair Community College,  Dayton,  OH

.              Faculty Exhibition,  University of Dayton,  Dayton,  OH

.              Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition,  Columbus,  OH

.              The View `98,  Rosewood Arts Center,  Kettering,  OH,  Second Place

.              Annual Exhibition, Ohio State University at Mansfield,  Mansfield,  OH

.              Art About Town,  The Old Courthouse,  Dayton,  OH,  McPhearson Award

.              Annual Exhibition,  1708 Gallery,  Richmond,  VA,  Ivan Karp  -  juror

1997     Recent Work,  Wilmington College,  Wilmington,  OH,  one person exhibition

.              San Joaquin Open,  Fresno,  CA,  Second Place

.              Annual Exhibition,  Carnegie Art Center,  Tonawanda,  NY

.              Annual Exhibition,  Ohio State University at Mansfield,  Mansfield,  OH

.               Faculty Exhibition,  University of Dayton,  Dayton,  OH

.              Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition,  Columbus,  OH,  Honorable Mention

.              Landscape & Still Life, A New Look,  Downey Museum of Art,  Downey,  CA

1996     Recent Work,  Riverbend Arts Center,  Dayton,  OH,  one person exhibition

.              Highland Cultural Center Exhibition,  Highland,  NY,  Honorable Mention

.              Faculty Exhibition,  Springfield Art Museum,  Springfield,  OH

1995     Painting Today,  Erector Square Gallery,  New Haven,  CT,  William Bailey  -  juror

.              Audubon Artists,  Annual Exhibition,  New York,  NY

.              It’s Love,  Rockland Center for the Arts,  Nyack,  NY,  Honorable Mention

.              Universal Diversity,  Leslie-Lohman Foundation,  New York,  NY

1994     Drawing Into The 90’s, The Laguna Gloria Art Museum,  Austin,  TX,  the exhibition toured,

.                                                                                                                         Neil Benezra  -  juror

.              Works On Paper,  Fells Point Gallery,  Baltimore,  MD,  Materials Award

1993     Audubon Artists,  Annual Exhibition,  New York,  NY

.              National Small Works,  New Mexico Art League,  Albuquerque,  NM

1992     E-Venti,  Pino Molica Gallery,  New York,  NY

.              Annual Exhibition,  Smithtowne Arts Council,  St. James,  NY,  Ivan Karp  -  juror

.              MFA  Thesis Exhibition,  Westbeth Gallery,  New York,  NY

1990     BFA  Thesis Exhibition,  Wright State University Gallery,  Dayton,  OH

PUBLICATIONS :

1992     Hughey Phillis, Marilyn.  Watermedia Techniques for Releasing the Creative Spirit .

.                                  New York, New York :  Watson Guptil,  pages 18 and 40.

1990     Martin, Frank.  “The Museum as an Artist’s Resource : Copying the Old Masters”.

.                                  American Artist Magazine :  July,  1991,  pages 65 to 68.

1988     Doherty, M. Stephen.  Developing Ideas in Artwork .

.                                  New York, New York :  Watson Guptil,  pages 104 and 105.

PUBLIC LECTURES :

2013     Visiting Artist,  The  Community College of Baltimore County,  Catonsville, MD

2005     Paintings at the Louvre, What Reproductions Do Not Show Us,  “Food For the Eyes”

.                                                                               Lecture Series,  SCAD, Savannah, GA

2001     Human Suffering and Personal Loss in Painting,  “Food For the Eyes”,  SCAD

1997     Visiting Artist,   Wilmington College,   Wilmington, OH

Public Lecture Series presented at the Springfield Art Museum,  Springfield, OH

1997    Edward Hopper                                                          Images of Easter in European Painting

1996     Artists as Teenagers – Picasso and Van Dyck          S.R. Guggenheim Museum

.              Paintings from the Metropolitan Museum of Art     Watercolor from Turner to Kandinsky

Docent lecture tours given at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum,  New York, N Y

1995     Claes Oldenburg  -  Representing Reality,  Art and Artifice

.              Georg Baselitz  -  Personal History and Expressionism

.              Joel – Peter Witkin  -  Reality and Unreality                Josef Albers  -  Color and Light

1993     Italian Art from 1945 to 1968

.              Oscar Kokoschka  -  Works on Paper

.              Works from the Solomon R. Guggenheim Collection  -  Choices Artists Make

1992     Frank Lloyd Wright’s Changing Vision of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

TEACHING EXPERIENCE :

2000 – present     Savannah College of Art and Design,  Savannah, Georgia

1997 – 2000          University of Dayton,  Dayton, Ohio

1997 – 2000          Sinclair Community College,  Dayton, Ohio

2000                      North Central College,  Naperville, Illinois,  Summer Term

1991                      Brooklyn College,  Brooklyn, New York

WORKSHOPS PRESENTED :

2002     Still Life Painting in Oil,  “Art Educators’ Forum”,  Savannah, GA

2001     Sighting Techniques for Figure Drawing,  “Art Educators’ Forum”,  Savannah, GA

2001     Content and Composition,   Dayton Society of Painters and Sculptors,  Dayton, OH

2000     Color,  Dayton Society of Painters and Sculptors,  Dayton, OH

1999     Composition,  Dayton Society of Painters and Sculptors,  Dayton, OH

1999     Color with a Limited Palette,  Ohio Watercolor Society Biennial Seminar, Cuyahoga Falls, OH

1997     Developing Content in Artwork from Personal Experience,  Ohio Watercolor Society

.                                                                                Biennial Seminar,  Cuyahoga Falls, OH

1997     Watercolor,  Riverbend Arts Center,  Dayton, OH

1996     Developing Content in Artwork from Personal Experience,  Tri-Arts,  Dayton, OH

1996     Watercolor,  Riverbend Arts Center,  Dayton, OH

1996     Oil Painting,  Springfield Art Museum,  Springfield, OH

RELATED EXPERIENCE : 

2000 – 2005     Represented by Sherry French Gallery in New York City

1993 – 1995     Attended classes on Lecturing Techniques and 20th Century Art at

.                                  the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York ,  NY

1990 – 1991     Painted copies from  Rubens,  Van Dyck, and  Vermeer at the Metropolitan Museum of

.                                                                                                                                Art in New York,  NY

1990     Stained glass window commission for the Metropolitan Community Church in Dayton,  OH

1989      Studied Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel ceiling from the scaffolding at the Vatican,  Rome