Mark Stemwedel

 
MARK A. STEMWEDEL
Brookings, SD
mark.stemwedel@gmail.com
www.markstemwedel.com
 

Education
2008 MFA, Painting, The University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
1997 BS, Visual Art, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD

Solo Exhibitions
2016  The Day Is Long, Exposure Gallery, Sioux Falls, SD
2010  The Objective Continuum II, Bede Art Gallery, Mount Marty College, Yankton, SD
2008 The Objective Continuum, The Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
2007 Outside the Realm: A Formal Reality, Gallery 110, Vermillion, SD
2003 Fruit and Other Things, Brookings Community Cultural Center, Brookings, SD
1998 Emerging Artist Series, Brookings Community Cultural Center, Brookings, SD
1997 The Object Lesson, The Ritz Gallery, Brookings, SD

Two Person Exhibitions
2013 Mark Stemwedel and Erik Ritter, South Dakota State Art Museum, Brookings, SD
  Mark Stemwedel and Cassie Marie Edwards, The Ipso Gallery, Sioux Falls, SD
2010 The Nature of Reality (with Allan Montgomery), The Brookings Community Art Center, Brookings, SD
2007 Remnant of Risk (with Renee Boutwell), Washington Street Art Center, Vermillion, SD

Group Exhibitions
2016 The Local Artist, Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD
Structure Unbound, The Robert and Elaine Stein Galleries, Wright State University, Dayton, OH
SDSU Faculty Exhibition, Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
24th Annual Juried Exhibition, MacRostie Art Center, Grand Rapids, MN
7th South Dakota Governor’s Biennial Art Exhibition (touring), Dahl Art Center, Rapid City, SD
59th Chautauqua Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY
11th Annual Emerald Art Center Spring Exhibition, Emerald Art Center, Springfield, OR
Lucky Number, Ipso Gallery, Sioux Falls, SD
2014 Washington Pavilion 2nd Annual Juried Show, Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD
SD College Art Association Exhibition, First National Bank and Trust Gallery, Dakota State University, Madison, SD
2012 SDSU Faculty at BHSU, Black Hill State University, Spearfish, SD
Paint a Picture, The Ipso Gallery, Sioux Falls, SD
100 Hobos – SDSU Alumni Exhibition, Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
SDCAA Conference Exhibition, Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
Washington Pavilion 1st Annual Juried Show, Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD
Jeff Freeman: Collaborations in Education, Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD
Teacher/Student, Rural Learning Center, Howard, SD
2011 Artifact, The Ipso Gallery, Sioux Falls, SD
Take the Day, The Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science, Sioux Falls, SD
South Dakota State University Faculty Show, The Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
2010  Take the Day, The Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science, Sioux Falls, SD
Ips-o-mat, The Ipso Gallery, Sioux Falls, SD
SDSU Faculty Summer Show, South Dakota Board of Regents Gallery, Pierre, SD
The South Dakota Governor’s 4th Biennial Art Exhibition (touring), The South Dakota State Art Museum, Brookings, SD
2009 South Dakota College Art Association Exhibition, The Eide/Dalrymple Gallery, Augustana College, Sioux Falls, SD
University of South Dakota Alumni Show, John Day Gallery, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
South Dakota State University Faculty Show, The Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
SDSU Faculty Summer Show, South Dakota Board of Regents Gallery, Pierre, SD
Brookings Community Arts Juried Show, Brookings Community Art Center, Brookings, SD
2008 South Dakota State University Faculty Show, The Ritz Gallery, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD
Another View of the Unnoticed (MFA Thesis Exhibit), The Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts, Vermillion, SD 
The Washington Pavilion Arts Night, The Washington Pavilion, Sioux Falls, SD
The Wilbur Stilwell Juried Exhibition, The Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts, Vermillion, SD
The South Dakota Governor’s 3rd Biennial Art Exhibition, The Journey Museum, Rapid City, SD
2007 University of South Dakota Faculty and Student Exhibition, University Center, Sioux Falls, SD
The Wilbur Stilwell Exhibition, The Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts, Vermillion, SD
2006 The Wilbur Stilwell Exhibition, The Warren M. Lee Center for the Fine Arts, Vermillion, SD
2004 Daktronics Alumni Show, The Ritz Gallery, Brookings, SD 



    
Publications
2016   FreshPaintMagazine, International Independent Bimonthly Art Magazine, Issue 15, October 2016 (curated by Jemma Hickman, director and founder of Bo-Lee Gallery London)
 
Presentations
2017 Upcoming - “Painting by Design,” SEED HOUSE: Cultivating Studio Relevancy in a School of Design, presenter, Foundations in Art: Theory and Education 16th Biennial Conference, Kansas City, KS, April 5-8, 2017
2015 “The New Face of Art Education: A 128 Credit Degree,” South Dakota College Art Association (SDCAA) Conference, Rapid City, SD, October 23, 2015

“Rural Relevancy- An Introduction,” Rural Relevancy, session chair and presenter, Foundations in Art: Theory and Education 15th Biennial Conference, Indianapolis, IN, March 26-28, 2015
 
2013  “Non-linear Teaching and Learning Approaches to Art Appreciation,” Engaging Today’s Student’s in the Art Appreciation Class, presenter, Foundations in Art: Theory and Education 14th Biennial Conference, Savannah, GA, April 3-6
 
Grants and Awards
South Dakota Arts Council Grant, Artist Development Grant, 2014
Graduate Assistantship, 2005-2008, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
Art Department Alumni Award, 2007, Wilbur Stilwell Exhibition, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
Vice President’s Purchase Award, 2006, Wilbur Stilwell Exhibition, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD
 
Collections
South Dakota Art Museum, Brookings, SD
 
Professional organizations
College Art Association (CAA), New York, NY, member
Foundations Art: Theory and Education (FATE), member
 
Professional activities
2017     Studio Art Program Coordinator
            Chair of Art Fair (high school recruiting opportunity)
            School of Design Leadership Committee
            Chair of NASAD Accreditation Committee (co-writer)
            Attended NASAD Annual Meeting
 
2016     Studio Art Program Coordinator
            Associate Professor of Graphic Design / Graphic Design Program Coordinator Search Committee, Chair
            South Dakota State University
 
2015    Studio Art Program Coordinator
           Chair of NASAD Accreditation Committee (co-writer)
           Professional Advisor Search Committee, chair, South Dakota State University
           Graphic Design Instructor Search Committee, member, South Dakota State University
 
2014    Division of Design Leadership Committee, member, South Dakota State University, member
           Studio BFA Curriculum Committee, South Dakota State University, member
           Instructor of Foundations Search Committee, Chair, South Dakota State University
           Studio Arts Curriculum Committee, South Dakota State University, member
           Division of Design Advisory Committee, South Dakota State University, member
           DVAGI – Design Visual Arts Group, Inc., South Dakota State University, co-chair
 
2013     South Dakota State Art Museum Curator Search Committee, South Dakota State Art Museum, Brookings, SD, member
             DVAGI – Design Visual Arts Group, Inc., South Dakota State University, co-chair
 
2011     DVAGI – Design Visual Arts Group, Inc., South Dakota State University, co-chair
 
2010     Visual Art Department Head Search Committee
            South Dakota State University, member
 
Courses Taught
Drawing I
Drawing II
Design I – 2D
 
Design II – Color Theory
Painting I, II, III, IV, and V
Digital Photography
 
Art Appreciation
World Art Survey I – online