Lynn Cox

 Education

 

 MFA    University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA – Painting,  1979
                            Studied with John Grillo, James Hendricks, George Wardlaw

 

 BFA    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH – Drawing Painting & Graphics, 1976

                            Independent studies with visiting artists Robert Moskowitz and John Torreano

            Kent State University, Kent, OH – Studio Art, 1971

 

 

 Teaching Experience

 

 2015-2017

 Hastings College, Hastings NE, Visiting Artist Instructor

  Painting–Beginning & Advanced, 2D Design, Computer Generated Art, Art History Survey and Special Topics, Computer Painting, Senior Thesis Seminar,

  Digital and Contemporary Media, Gallery Director, Curriculum development

 

 2014-2015

 Central Ohio Technical College, Newark OH,  Adjunct Faculty, Digital Media and Design

  Digital Video 1, Fundamentals of Drawing, Digital Photography l, Graphic Design ll

 

 2009-2015

 Columbus State Community College, Columbus, OH,  Adjunct Faculty, Humanities & Media Creation & Technology

  Beginning Drawing, Digital Painting, Advanced Digital Painting, Intro to Design,

  Introduction to Computer Graphics, Packaging Design l, Advertising Design l & ll. Graphics Practicum, Portfolio Development, Typography, Tutoring,

  Curriculum development.

 

 2007-08

 Hastings College, Hastings, NE, Visiting Professor of Art

  Introduction to Painting, Advanced Painting, 2D Design, Computer Graphics II, Digital Imaging (digital photography), Art history survey. Directed studies

 

 1980

 Springfield College, Springfield, MA , Instructor, Drawing (adjunct)

 George Walter Vincent Smith Museum, Springfield, MA, Introduction to Painting, Serigraphy, Advanced Serigraphy

 

 1979

 George Walter Vincent Smith Museum, Springfield, MA, Instructor, Introduction to Painting, Serigraphy, Advanced Serigraphy,

 Teaching Associate, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA,  Advanced Studio Life Drawing (instructor of record)

 

 1978

 Teaching Associate, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA Studio Drawing (instructor of record)

 Teaching Assistant, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA,  Basic Studio Drawing (instructor of record)

 

 1977

 Teaching Assistant, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, Basic Studio Design

 

 Grants  /  Awards  /  Certificates

 

 2015  Distinguished teacher award nominee, Columbus State CC

 2013-14 Distinguished teacher award nominee, Columbus State CC

           M.A.N. Initiative “Men of the Year” nominee, Columbus State CC

           Digital Painting workshop for at-risk males.

           We are STEM  (2010-2014) Digital painting workshop presenter.

 2012  Distinguished teacher award nominee, Columbus State CC

 2010  The National Tutoring Association. Certificate

 2008  Artist Lecture Series grant for visiting artist, Hastings College

 1979  The Ford Foundation, Individual Achievement Grant

 1978  Massachusetts Council of Arts, Community Service Grant

 

 

 Exhibitions / Performances

 

 Solo

 

 2011  Lynn Cox  Photography, Sinclair Community College, Dayton, OH

 

 2010  Look/See, MORPC Columbus, OH

 

 2008  30/10, Westerville Public Library, Westerville, OH

 

 2007  Ritual/Routine, Westerville Public Library, Westerville, OH

 

 1986   Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, MA

 

 1985  Why Modern Art Pisses People Off (performance outside Hartford Civic Center)

           Human Sacrifice, (performance), Real Artways Gallery, Hartford, CT

 

 1984  Environment/Involvement/Image, Artworks Gallery, Hartford, CT

 

 1979  A Question of The Male Image, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

 

 1976  Lynn Cox  Kent State University, New Philadelphia, OH

 

 Group

 

 2016   Hastings College Faculty Exhibition, Hastings, NE

 

 2015   Hastings College Permanent Collection Exhibition, Hastings, NE

 

 2008   Hastings College, Hastings, NE

 

 1989   Acme Art Company, Columbus, OH

 

 1986   Bruce Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

 

 1985   MS Gallery, Hartford, CT

            Unsolicited Sculpture Show The Wadsworth Athenaeum (lawn), Hartford, CT

 

 1984   Open Juried Exhibition, Artworks Gallery, Hartford, CT

 

 1983   Artreach Gallery, Columbus, OH

 

 1980   Alumni Exhibition Kent State University, New Philadelphia, OH

 

 1979   Berkshire Art Association, Pittsfield, MA

 

 1978   Upstairs Gallery, Northampton, MA



 Jurist

 

 2017  4th Annual HC Cell Phone Film Fest, Hastings College (sponsor)

 2016  Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, Denver Colorado

           3rd Annual HC Cell Phone Film Fest, Hastings College  (sponsor)

 2012  Downtown Digital Arts Festival, Columbus State Community College Ohio

 1981  7th Annual East Central Regional Governor’s Youth Art Exhibit, New Philadelphia, OH

 1980  Annual Art Show, Kent State University, New Philadelphia, OH

 

 Bibliography

 

 Dillion, Pamela.  “Paintings, photos evoke sense of place,”Dayton Daily News, 8/15/11

 Starr, Ann. “Artist Creates Great Photos” Other Paper, Columbus, OH, 6/2/10

 Wright, Patricia. “Photos Portray our Vulnerability”, Hampshire Gazette, Northampton, MA, 9/86

 Hanson, Bernard. “The Figure in a Variety of Styles”, Hartford Courant, 7/85

 McNally, Owen. “Artists Craft a Surprise Happening on Athenaeum Lawn”, Hartford Courant , 5/85.

 Cohen, Joel. “Arts Notes”, Hartford Advocate, 9/84

 Whitebeck, Doris. “Photo Exhibit Juxtaposes Man, Nature”, Hartford Courant, 8/84.

 

 

Professional Experience (non-teaching)

 

 2016  CAEA Convention, Breckenridge , CO,  Presenter, DADA 100 years, So what?

 2012 eTech Ohio, Columbus, OH,  Presenter, Corel PainterCreative digital tools for the classroom

 2005-2008 Freelance graphic artist. Photo illustration, image manipulation and color correction using Adobe Photoshop. Design modification and final file prep

  utilizing Adobe Illustrator  and Adobe InDesign . FileMaker Pro consultant/developer. Custom solutions for creative groups desiring to improve and

  optimize workflow. Designed and updated interface graphics for FileMaker Pro custom software.
  Expedited the file conversion of time-based media with cross-platform integration for inclusion on instructional DVD discs.

 1992-2004 Founded and operated Bristol Design, a creative company providing computer consulting, graphic design, and screen printing services

 1981-2004 Mercedes-Benz Automotive Technician/ trainer. Attended yearly factory training and new product education. Recognized as exceptional technician in

  diagnosis and repair of Mercedes-Benz automobiles. Trained apprentice technicians at dealer locations.

 

 

 

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