Wade Eldean--Resume

 

The Wade Eldean Studio

2223 South Shore Drive

Macatawa, MI 49434

Phone:(616) 335-2753

Fax: (616) 335-5848


Email: wade@eldean.com

Web: www.eldean.com/art 


 

Education:††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

 

2004MBA, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan

1999MFA, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

1996 BA, Hope College, Holland, Michigan ††

 

Professional Employment:

 

2002Instructor, Graphic Communication, Baker College, Muskegon, MI

2001     Instructor, Drawing and Painting, Hope College, Holland, MI†††††††

2000Instructor, Painting and Design, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho

 

Exhibition Record:

 

2006One Person Show, Rankin Art Gallery, Ferris State University, Big Rapids, Michigan

††††††††† Group Exhibition, Gifts of Art, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

††††††††† One Person Show, East Lansing Public Art Gallery, East Lansing, Michigan

†††††††††One Person Show, McHenry County College, Crystal Lake, Illinois

††††††††† Two Person Show, Macomb Community College, Clinton Twp, Michigan

 

2005One Person Show, The Meadows Gallery, The University of Texas at Tyler

††††††††† Group Exhibition, Zone Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri

††††††††† Two Person Show, The Visual Arts Studio, Richmond, Virginia

††††††††† Three Person Exhibition, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan

††††††††† Two Person Show, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington

††††††††† One Person Show, Buzz Coffee House, Holland, Michigan

††††††††† Group Exhibition, Buckham Gallery, Flint, Michigan

 

2004One Person Show, The Efren Gonzalez Gallery, Ajijic, Mexico

††††††††† One Person Show, Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, Missouri

††††††††† One Person Show, JWrx Gallery, Three Rivers, Michigan

††††††††† Two Person Show, The Visual Arts Studio, Richmond, Virginia

††††††††† Two Person Show, Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins, Colorado

††††††††† One Person Show, The Gallery at Freedom Village, Holland, Michigan

††††††††† Featured Artist, Trebuchet Quarterly, On-line publication, www.trebuchet-arts.com

 

2003Group Show, Pop, Rock, & Roll: Popular Culture in Contemporary Art, Claypool-Young Art

Gallery, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY.

††††††††† Two PersonShow, The Nightingale Gallery, Eastern Oregon University, La Grand, OR

 

2002Group Show, Extraordinary Things, University Art Gallery, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

††††††††† Group Show, Extraordinary Things, University Art Gallery, Bradley University, Peoria, IL

††††††††† Holland Friends of Art 39th Annual Juried Art Competition, Holland Area Arts Council, Holland, MI.

††††††††† Three Person Show, The Alliance for the Arts, Ft. Meyers, FL.

††††††††† Three Person Show, Greene County Council on the Arts, Catskill, NY.

††††††††† Plain Arts IV International Juried Exhibition, University Gallery, Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, KS.

 

2001     Three Person Show, Central Wyoming College, Riverton, WY.

††††††††† Two Person Show, DeGraaf Fine Art, Saugatuck, MI.

††††††††† One Person Show, The Gallery at Stevenson Union, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, OR.

††††††††† Group Show, The Jewish Community Center of Greater New Haven, Woodbridge, CT.

††††††††† Two Person Show, Kishwaukee College, Malta, IL.

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2000University of Idaho Faculty Exhibit, Prichard Art Gallery, Moscow, ID.

††††††††† One Person Show, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, MI.

††††††††† Merit Award, Holland Friends of Art 37th Annual Juried Art Competition, Holland Area Arts

†††††††† †††††† Council, Holland, MI.

†† Select Artist, Pigs on Parade, Holland Area Arts Council, Holland, MI.

†† One Person Show, Bruce Bauman Gallery, Saugatuck, MI.

Best of Show, Dogwood Festival Invitational Art Exhibition, Lewis-Clark Center for Arts & History,

Lewiston, ID.

†† Art for Environmental Advocacy, Adell McMillan Gallery, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR.

 

1999MFA Exhibition, SUB Gallery, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

Holland Area Arts Council Twelfth Annual 1999 Michigan Art Competition, Holland Area Arts

Council, Holland, MI.

Diverse Visions, SUB Gallery, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID

Hope College Juried Alumni Show, De Pree Art Gallery, Hope College, Holland, MI

Holland Friends of Art 36th Annual Juried Art Competition, Holland Area Arts Council, Holland, MI.

Grand Opening Show, Gull Lake Gallery, Richland, MI.

One Another, in conjunction with the University of Idaho presentation of the play Angels in

America, Hartung Theater, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

First Place, Dogwood Festival Invitational Exhibition, Lewis-Clark Center for Arts & History,

Lewiston, ID.

 

1998     MFA Works in Progress, Ridenbaugh Gallery, Moscow, ID.

Poster Creation and Logo Design, Waterfront Film Festival (first annual), Saugatuck, MI.

Poster Creation, The Last Big Attraction (National Film Release Fall 1999), Hopwood Productions

Outstanding Achievement Award, Holland Friends of Art 35th Annual Juried Art Competition,

Holland Area Arts Council, Holland, MI.

††††††††† Idaho Triennial, Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID.

††††††††† Three person show, Button Art Gallery, Douglas, MI.

††† ††††††1st and 2nd Year Graduate Art Show, SUB Gallery, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.††

††††††††† Graduate Student Association Award, 1998 University of Idaho Student Union Juried

Undergraduate-Graduate Student Exhibit, SUB Gallery, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

††††††††† borderland, a view from Idaho, Gallery III, Washington State University, Pullman, WA.

 

1997Michigan Art Competition, Holland Area Arts Council, Holland, MI.

††††††††† MFA Works in Progress, Ridenbaugh Gallery, Moscow, ID.

†††††††† Award of Distinction, Holland Friends of Art 34th Annual Juried Art Competition, Windmill

††††††††† ††††† Island, Holland, MI.

††††††††† Two person show, Button Art Gallery, Douglas, MI.

††††††††† Regional 69, 69th Annual Juried Competition, Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI.

††††††††† The Community Show, Black River Gallery, Holland, MI.

 

Visiting Artist/Lecturer Record:

 

The University of Texas at Tyler

The Efren Gonzalez Gallery, Ajijic, Mexico

Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Eastern Oregon University, La Grand, OR

Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN

Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI

Kansas City Artists Coalition, Kansas City, Missouri


Publications and Reviews:

 

Michigan Artist Featured at JourneyWorks, Three Rivers Commercial News, June 17, 2004

Visiting Artist Plays with Kidsí Toys and Luggage, The Voice, La Grand, Oregon. Oct. 17, 2003. Pg. 9.

Last-minute open house, The Holland Sentinel, Holland, Michigan. August 28, 2003. D1.

A Childís Voice, The Grand Rapids Press, Grand Rapids, Michigan. Nov. 5, 2000. F3

Childhood play is artistís motto, Lewiston Morning Tribune, Lewiston, Idaho.April 14, 2000, D1.

Quaint, artistic Saugatuck eyed for film festival, The Holland Sentinel, Holland, MI. Jan. 21, 1999. A1.

Co-author, Drawing 111 On-Line, http://www.art.uidaho.edu/drawing/111, The University of Idaho. 1999.

Lakeshore Spotlight, featured artist, Grand Rapids Press, Grand Rapids, MI. May 25,1997.

 

Professional Development:

 

1998Brush Making Workshop, University of Idaho.Instructor:Glenn Grishkoff.

1996Anderson Ranch, Snowmass Village, CO.Instructor:Ed Paschke†† Emphasis:Self-portraits.

 

Awards:

 

2004††††††† Residency and Grant Recipient, Lighton International Artists Exchange Program, Kansas City

††††††††††††††† Artists Coalition, Kansas City, Missouri.

2004††††††† BETA GAMMA SIGMA, Honor Society Induction and Membership, Grand Valley State Univ.

1999-00Liberace Scholar, Scholarship Recipient, The Liberace Foundation, Las Vegas, NV.

1999-00Mary Kirkwood Scholarship Recipient, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

1999-00Instructional Assistantship, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

1998-99Research Assistantship, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

1998-99Instructional Assistantship, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

1997-98Instructional Assistantship, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID.

1996†††††† Magna Cum Laude, Hope College, Holland, MI.

1993-96 Deanís List, Hope College, Holland, MI.

1992-93Deanís List, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO.

 

Represented by:

 

De Graaf Fine Art, Saugatuck, MI