Resume / CV

robertkolhouse

   PO Box 55150, Norfolk, VA 23505      rob@kolhouse.com       (812) 391-3895

Education:

MFA      2011 - 2014    Ceramics, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL                                                      

BFA      2004 - 2011    Ceramics, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Select Exhibitions:

2015     2015 Zanesville Prize for Contemporary Ceramics, Zanesville Museum of Art, Juried Exhibition,                                     

Zanesville, OH

Cup: The Intimate Object XI, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Invitational,

Gainesville, FL

3rd Annual Steinfest, Claymakers Arts Community, Invitational,

Durham, NC

Red Lodge Clay Center Juried National 3, Red Lodge Clay Center, Juried Exhibition,

Red Lodge, MO

Yunomi Invitational 2015, AKAR Art | Design, Invitational,                                       

Iowa City, IA

Fabulous Figures, Clay Arts Vegas, Juried Exhibition,                                       

Las Vegas, NV

Beyond the Brickyard, Archie Bray Foundation, International Juried Exhibition,                                       

Helena, MT

2014     Cup: The Intimate Object X, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Invitational,                                       

Gainesville, FL

Spoon Me - International Spoon Show, Medalta, Juried Exhibition,                                       

Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada

The Marge Brown Kalodner Graduate Student Exhibition, The Clay Studio, Juried Exhibition,                                       

Philadelphia, PA

3rd Bi-Annual Competition, Four Points Contemporary, International Juried Exhibition,                                       

Alief, TX

Cathexis, University Gallery, MFA Thesis Exhibition,                                        

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

2014 Ceramic World Cup Tournament, HYART Gallery, Juried Exhibition,                                         

Madison, WI

All-Florida Ceramics Invitational, South Gallery - Wilson Center for the Arts, Invitational,                                         

Florida State College, Jacksonville, FL

2nd Bi-Annual Competition, Four Points Contemporary, International Juried Exhibition,                                            

Alief, TX

The Consilience of Art & Science, Pence Gallery, Juried Exhibition,                                            

Davis, CA

2013     Past, Present, Future Online Exhibition, Linus Galleries, Juried Exhibition,                                         

Los Angeles, CA

Codified III: Art + Genetics, Genetics Institute, Juried Exhibition,                                            

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Cup: The Intimate Object IX, Charlie Cummings Gallery, Invitational,                                            

Gainesville, FL

School of Art and Art History Graduate Invitational II, 4Most Gallery, Invitational,

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

National Student Juried Exhibition, NCECA, Juried Exhibition,                                                         

Houston, TX

Reinforce and Enhance, Grinter Gallery, Invitational,                                                             

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

            Currents "Phenomena of the End", Focus Gallery, Juried Exhibition,                      

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

2012    One Down, WARP Gallery, Invitational,                                                                    

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

2011    Trading Places, WARP Gallery, Invitational,                                                             

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Schematics, SoFA Gallery, BFA Thesis Exhibition,                                                      

Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Ceramics Area Show, SoFA Gallery, Invitational,                                                      

Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Honors and Awards:

2014    Award of Merit, Four Points Contemporary, 3rd Bi-Annual Competition

           2nd Place, 2014 Ceramic World Cup Tournament, HYART Gallery, Madison, WI         

           Award of Excellence, Four Points Contemporary, 2nd Bi-Annual Competition

2013    Codified III: Art + Genetics Materials Grant, University of Florida

           Graduate Travel Grant, UF, Scholarship

2010    Nick's Bricks Holiday Award, IU, for Academic Excellence

           Dean's List, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Publications:

2014    "500 Figures in Clay Vol. 2," Lark Books Publication, p. 90

2013    "Wearing Different Hats: The 2013 NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition," Ceramics Monthly – September 2013, pp. 51 - 55

"NCECA National Student Juried Exhibition / Biennial 2013," NCECA Publication, p. 24

"NCECA Journal 2013, Volume 34," NCECA Publication, p. 18 & 157  

Scene Magazine – February 14, 2013, Pg. 11                                                                   

Gainesville Sun, Gainesville, FL

2011     Canvas Creative Arts Magazine                                                                                                                                

Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

2010     Canvas Creative Arts Magazine                                                                                             

Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Teaching Experience:

2015     Adjunct Faculty, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA                                                                   

Arts 279: Fundamentals of Digital Art

Introduction to the Macintosh operating system, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator. Fall 2015

Arts 203: Three-Dimensional Design

A basic course examining the relation of form and structure in a three-dimensional environment. Fall 2015

Arts 263: Introduction to Ceramics

Introduction to hand-building, wheel throwing, basic clay body, firing theory, and glaze calculation, Fall/Spring 2015

2014     Instructor of Record, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL                                                                   

Art 2930C: Non-Major Throwing

Introduction to vessel making for students not concentrating in art, Spring 2014

2013     Instructor of Record, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Art 3764C: Ceramic Sculpture 1

Introduction to ceramic sculpture focusing on hand building techniques, Fall 2013                                        

Art 2757C: 3D Concepts

Three dimensional design course in clay, Spring 2013

2012     Instructor of Record, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL                                                                   

Art 2757C: 3D Concepts

Three dimensional design course in clay, Fall 2012

Lectures and Workshops:

2014     Penland Studio Assistant, “Dinner Plans”, Elisa Di Feo, Penland, NC                                                                        

Penland Studio Assistant, “Figure Sculpting Intensive”, Aisha Harrison, Penland, NC           

2013     Penland Summer Workshop, "Figuring it Out", Kensuke Yamada, Penland, NC 

2011     New World School of the Arts, Miami, FL, Workshop for Figure Bust Techniques

2011     CMCL-C 203: Gender, Sexuality, and the Media, "Investigating the Cyborg in Contemporary Figure Sculpture," Guest Speaker, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

Professional Organizations:

2009 –              National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts (NCECA), Member

2013 – 2014      Fine Arts College Council, College of Fine Arts, University of Florida, Vice President

2012 – 2013      H.O.T. Clay, University of Florida, Treasurer

 

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