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RICHARD W. WOLHOY                                                                                                                           Curriculum Vitae


 

EDUCATION


2015    MFA    University of Cincinnati, Art-Sculpture, Cincinnati, OH

 

2011    BFA      Marshall University, Art – Sculpture, Huntington, WV
 


EXPERIENCE

 

2014-Present                                                                           Cincinnati, OH

Graduate Assistant                                                                  University of Cincinnati

Teaching Assistant to Nole Anderson, Fall 2013

Gallery Assistant, Reed Gallery, Spring 2014

Instructor for Basic Sculpture, Fall 2014

Instructor for Introduction to Sculpture, Spring 2015

 

2014

Artist Assistant                                                                          Grand Rapids, MI

Assistant of fabrication and installation of a large scale work for artist Joe Girandola at the ArtPrize Exhibition.

 

2014

Fabricator                                                                                Cleveland, OH

Unique installation and fabrication for artist Jordan Tate.

 

2011 – Present                                                                                    Huntington, WV

Sculpture Studio Technician                                                     Marshall University

Maintains all sculpture studio facilities including wood, metal and digital fabrication equipment; Supervises students including all safety procedures; Assists head sculpture professor; Installs structural updates to gallery spaces and assists University Gallery Director for both the Birke Art Gallery and Gallery 842.

 

2011 – Present                                                                         Huntington, WV

Adjunct Faculty                                                                       Marshall University

Instructor for Art 112 Art Appreciation:

Fall 2011, Spring 2012 and Summer 2012.

 

Instructor for Art 215 Three-Dimensional Design:

Spring 2013.

 

2009 – 2010

Internship                                                                                 Huntington, WV

Worked with Byron Clercx to help create and construct Public Art for Huntington, WV Historic District which included decorative concrete pavers as well as mold making and casting of antique plaster columns.

 

2008 - 2009

Internship                                                                     Huntington, WV and Richmond, VA

Assisted Jonathan Cox during the construction and installation of Fourth Police Precinct Project of Northside Richmond, Virginia; This project was constructed entirely from stainless steel and cast glass.

 

 

 

EXHIBITIONS:

 

2015          DAAP MFA Thesis, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH

                  Formica, Reed Hardwood Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

                  Materialis, Neihoff Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

                 

                 

2014          MFA Open Studios, The Rare View Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

                  [Enjoy] The Show, Ease Gallery, Columbus, OH

                  Surface Tensions, 840 Gallery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

                  11th Annual Duck Tape Festival, Avon Lake, OH

                  DAAP Annual Duck Tape Exhibition, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

                  Corporeal Textures, 840 Gallery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

 

2013          Pop-Up Cincy, Short Vine Exhibition Space, Cincinnati, OH

                  Neon Dreams, American Signs Museum, Cincinnati, OH

 

2013          Sculpture Exhibit with Anthony Smith, Gallery 842, Huntington, WV                 

                 

2012          2nd Annual Juried Exhibition, Gallery 842, Huntington, WV

                  LIVE at The Birke Art Gallery, Birke Art Gallery, Marshall University, Huntington, WV               

2011          1stAnnual Juried Exhibition, Gallery 842, Huntington, WV

 

2010          Annual Student Juried Exhibition, Birke Art Gallery, Huntington, WV

                  Welcome to my Studio, Gallery 842, Huntington, WV

2009          Annual Student Juried Exhibition, Birke Art Gallery, Huntington, WV

 

GRANTS AND AWARDS

 

2015    1st Place Sculpture Award - Formica, Reed Hardwood Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2014    1st Place Sculpture Award - 11th Annual Duck Tape Festival, Avon Lake, OH

2010    Honorable Mention Weaving Award – Student Juried Show, Marshall University
2009    1st place Sculpture Award – Student Juried Show, Marshall University

 

OTHER ACHEIVMENTS

 

2014

President of the Graduate Student Association, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

 

2008 - Present

Member of the Marshall University Sculpture Club. Held role of president Spring 2010.
 

 

2009 – 2010

Assistant to ClercxWorks for 4th Avenue Corridor commission project in Huntington, WV.

 

2009

Assistant to Mark Earnhart for ArtWorks through the Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV.

 

 

CONFERENCES & TRAVEL

 

2015

Artist Lecturer at Miami University, Oxford, OH

 

2014

Artist Lecturer at the College of Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

Oxford Kinetics Festival, Oxford, OH

 

2013

Sculpture X Symposium, Columbus, OH

 

2012

SOFA Conference, Chicago, IL.

 

2009 - 2012

Marshall University Art & Design Trip, New York City, NY.

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

2014

Appeared on the A and E network show Shipping Wars.

 

 

 

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