peter wells - resumé and exhibitions


education

Master of Fine Arts Degree, Indiana State University, 1998
Bachelor of Arts Degree, Cleveland State University, 1995


teaching experience

ART211/311/411/511 Drawing 1&2&3&4, CSU, year-round, 2002-present

ART100/102 Intro to Studio Art/Intro to 2D Design, CSU, fall 1998-spring 2006
ART1050/1060 Drawing 1&2, Cuyahoga Community College West, fall 1998-2005
ART200/2010 Life Drawing 1&2, CCCWest, fall semesters only, fall 1998-2002
ART101 Drawing 1, Indiana State University, fall 1997, teaching assistantship

 

two typical class demonstration life drawings

 

other work experience

 

Property Manager and partner in Undead, Ltd., a real estate investment LLC, 2002-present

     duties - tenant acquisition, leases, rent collections, evictions, repairs, lock replacements 

Manager, 2610 Vega LARP House, a venue for live-action role-playing games, 2002-present

     duties - wiring, HVAC, plumbing, window replacements, kitchen installation


Armorer, Vito's Minions, a Society for Creative Anachronism armored stickfighting group, 2008-present

     duties - fabricate entire suits of armor from plastic, fabricate steel helmets, host practices

 

Woodshop Technician, CSU Art Department , 1998-present

     duties - maintain safety standards and equipment.  13 years, zero student injuries on my shift

 

Warehouse and Driver, Concordia Language Villages , largest chain of summer camps in the USA, summers 1995, 1992, 1991

     duties - ship, receive, and deliver foodstuff and mail to camps all over northern Minnesota

 

 

references available on request at artist@peterwells.com

professional exhibitions

(all art sales since 2005 by commission through this website or the 2610 Vega LARP House gallery)

faculty exhibition. CSU Faculty Exhibition.  CSU Art Gallery, 1/2012

alumni exhibition. CSU Alumni Show.  CSU Art Gallery, 10/2011

faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College Faculty Art Exhibit. Gallery West, 10/2005

faculty exhibition. Cleveland State University Part-Time Art Faculty Show.  CSU Art Gallery, 10/2005

faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College West Faculty Art Exhibit. Gallery West, 10/2004

faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College West Faculty Art Exhibit. Gallery West, 10/2003

invitational exhibition. Night Gallery. Decadent Nouveau, Phantasy nightclub, 12/2002

faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College Faculty Art Show.  Gallery East, 10/2002

faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College West Faculty Art Exhibit. Gallery West, 10/2002
solo exhibition. Seven Vampires. CSU Art Gallery, 9/2002
faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College West Faculty Art Exhibit. Gallery West, 10/2001
open exhibition. People's Art Show. CSU Art Gallery, 11/2000
faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College West Faculty Art Exhibit. Gallery West, 10/2000
faculty exhibition. Cleveland State University Faculty Art Exhibit. CSU Art Gallery, 9/2000
faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College West Faculty Art Exhibit. Gallery West, 10/1999
faculty exhibition. Cuyahoga Community College West Faculty Art Exhibit. Gallery West, 10/1998
group exhibition. Gamble. Sheldon Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN, 2/1998
group exhibition. From the Figure: Art ftom the Clocktower Studio. Jasper Community Art Center,
 

    Jasper IN, 6/1997
participant in performed installation.  Michael Shaughnessy. Bare-Montgomery Gallery, Indiana State

    University, Terre Haute, IN, 4/1997
juried exhibition. Wabash Valley Annual Juried Art Exhibit. Sheldon Swope Art Museum, Terre

    Haute, IN, 9/1996
juried exhibition. Have a cup of joe. Coffee Grounds Cafe, Terre Haute, IN, 5/1995, best in show
open exhibition. People's Art Show. CSU Art Gallery, 5/1995

student exhibitions deleted