SHAWN MORIN SCULPTURE

 

Born: District of Columbia
e-mail: morinsp@bgsu.edu
419-372-7766 (studio)

EDUCATION

M.F.A. University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 1986
B.F.A. University of Tampa, Tampa, FL, 1983

TEACHING/ PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Sculpture Program Head, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, 1991-present
Professor, School of Art, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, 2004-present
Graduate Coordinator, School of Art, Bowling green State University, 2007-2008
Assistant Director, School of Art Bowling Green State University, 2005 to 2007
Associate Professor, School of Art, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, 1996-2004
Assistant Professor, School of Art, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH, 1990-1996
Lecturer, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH, 1989-90
Sculpture Shop Co-Head, Buck's Rock Camp, New Milford, CT, 1988-89
Sculpture Instructor, Buck's Rock Camp, New Milford, CT, 1987
Teaching Assistant to Horace Farlowe (sculpture materials courses),
University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 1986
Teaching Assistant to James Knecht (metal casting courses), University of Georgia, Athens, GA, 1986
Studio Assistant to Belgian Sculptor, Olivier Strebelle, internationally known
for large scale sculptures in bronze, 1985-1986
Teaching Assistant to Horace Farlowe, University of Georgia Studies Abroad Program,
(Metal Casting and Stone Carving Courses), Cortona, Italy, 1985
Studio Assistant to William J. Thompson, nationally recognized for large scale
commissions and portraiture, 1985

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011

Shawn Morin Sculpture, Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IN

 

Introspective/Retrospective, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC

2010

Shawn Morin at the Valentine, Historic Valentine Theatre, Toledo, OH

2009

Shawn Morin, New and Recent Work, Mount Vernon Nazarene College, Mont Vernon, OH

2008

Substitutionary, Taylor University, Upland, IN

2007

Material Unions, Center for Visual Arts, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH

 

Drawings, Castings, and Carvings, Rocky Mount Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC

2005

NEW SCULPTURE in bronze, marble, and glass, Heike Picket Gallery, Versailles, KY

 

Some Things Old/ Some Things New, Union University Art Gallery, Jackson, TN

2004

REFLETIONS/ PROJECTIONS: recent conversations in bronze, iron, steel, stainless steel,
marble, glass, and wood. Broadhurst Gallery, Pinehurst, NC

2002

SHAWN MORIN@ Yvonne Rapp Gallery, Yvonne Rapp Gallery, Louisville, KY

2000

Living Stones, Yvonne Rapp Gallery, Louisville, KY

1999

Harps, Arcs, and Arches, Broadhurst Gallery, Pinehurst, NC.

1998

Lost and Found, Yvonne Rapp Gallery, Louisville, KY.

1997

Lighthouse, Yvonne Rapp Gallery, Louisville, KY.

1995

One Stone Soldier, Lynn Mayhew Gallery, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH.

1994

Companions, Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI.

1990

Trilogy, Shamira Nicholas Gallery, Rochester, NY.

1989

Montage, Belknap Mill Gallery, Laconia, NH.

 

In the Round, Belknap Mill Gallery, Laconia, NH.

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2008

Shawn Morin and Scott Smith, Marcia Evans Gallery, Columbus, OH

2006

Shawn Morin and John Donnelly, Marcia Evans Gallery, Columbus, OH

2001

The Power of Shapes, Shawn Morin/ Katherine Kadish, Lanning Gallery, Columbus, OH

1999

Configurations, Shawn Morin/ Dotti Lipitz, Lanning Gallery, Columbus, OH.

1986

The Human Highway, Tate Student Center Gallery, University of Georgia, Athens, GA.

 

Figure and Form, Clark County Heritage Gallery, Athens, Ga.

JURIED, GROUP, and INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2012

Kingsport Sculpture Invitational, Kingsport, TN, (Curator:: Peggy Townsend)
Midwestern Sculpture Initiative, Ottowa Hills, OH (Curator, Ken Thompson)
Sculpture Walk, Eau Claire, WI
Sculpture Walk, River Gallery and Downtown Chelsea, MI
Sculpture in the Village, Gibsonburg, OH
Sculpture Tour, Oak Park, IL (Curator: Colleen Berg)
Sculptural Intellect, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI

 

 

2011

Kingsport Sculpture Invitational, Kingsport, TN, (Curator: Hank T. Foreman)
Midwestern Sculpture Initiative, Westerville, OH (Curator, Ken Thompson)
Sioux Sun, Franconia Sculpture Park, Shafer, MN
Sculpture Walk, Downtown Eau Claire, WI
After Zarephath, East Carolina University. Greenville, NC
Salmagundi IV, Rocky Mount Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC

   

2010

Art in Public Places, Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Bristol, VA
Kingsport Sculpture Invitational, Kingsport, TN, (Curator: Hank T. Foreman)
Mid-Western Sculpture Initiative, Tecumseh, MI (Curator: Kenneth Thompson)
City of Urbana Sculpture Exhibition, Downtown Urbana, IL

 

 

2009

Sculpture Walk, Sioux Falls, South Dakota
23rd Rosen Sculpture Competition, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC
(juror: Daniel E. Stetson, Executive Director, Polk Museum, Lakeland, FL)
City of Sculpture Outdoor Sculpture Competition, Hamilton, OH (juror: Susan Ewing)

 

 

2008

Salmagundi XII, Rocky Mount Art Center, Rocky Mount, NC (juror: Norman Keller)
Midwest Sculpture Initiative, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
Simpson Park Sculpture Exhibit, Bowling Green, OH
Perrysburg Area Arts Council Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Perrysburg, OH
The ULM Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, University of Louisiana, Monroe, LA

 

 

2007

The Object of One’s Collection, Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC
Winter Invitational, Heike Pickett gallery, Versailles, KY
Kingsport Sculpture Invitational, Kingsport, TN (curator: Hank T. Foreman)
Salmagundi XI, Rocky Mount Arts Center, Rocky Mount NC (juror: Robbie
Barber, Assistant Professor of Sculpture, Baylor University)
7th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition, Polk Museum, Lakeland, FL
(juror: Glen Gentele, Executive Director, Laumeier Sculpture Park and the Endowed
Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art, University of Missouri, St. Louis, MO)
Red, White, and Blue Springs for Art, 2md Annual Sculpture Exhibition, Blue Springs, MO
The ULM Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, University of Louisiana, Monroe, LA
University of Indianapolis Sculpture Tour, Indianapolis, IN

 

 

2006

2nd Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Foundry Arts Centre, St. Charles, MO
88th Toledo Area Artists’ Exhibit, Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, OH (Jurors: Sergio De
Giusti, Sculptor, Susan J. Bandes, Director, Kresge Art Museum, Michigan State University)
Salmagundi X, Rocky Mount Art Center, Rocky Mount NC, (Juror: Carl Billingsley,
Professor of Sculpture, East Carolina University)
Washburn University Sculpture Exhibit, Topeka, KS
Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition, North Charleston, SC
Art ‘Round Town Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Saugatuck, MI

 

 

2005

Salmagundi lX, Rocky Mount Center for the Arts, Rocky Mount, NC (Juror: Nick Capasso, PhD, Curator, De Cordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA)
The 19th Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition, Appalachian State University,
Boone, NC (Juror: Brooke Barrie, Director, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ
Contemporary Works of Faith, Schumacher Gallery, Capitol University, Columbus, OH
(Jurors: Sharon Kokot, Executive Director, Ohio Designer Craftsmen and Nicholas Hill,
Art Department Chair, Otterbein College)
39th Mid States Craft Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts, History, and Sciences,
Evansville, IN, (Juror: Rob Williams, Independent Curator, Charlotte, NC
City of Jackson/ Union University Sculpture Competition and Exhibition,
Downtown Jackson, TN
Wall to Wall, Flatlanders Gallery, Blissfield, MI
Judeo Christian Vll, Upstream People Gallery, Omaha, NE, (Curator: Larry Bradshaw)

 

 

2004

First International Pyramid Hill Biennial Exhibition, Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum, Hamilton, NJ
Art ’Round Town, Cities of Saugatuck and Douglas, MI

 

 

2003

City of Jackson/Union University Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition, Downtown Jackson, TN
The 17th Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition, Appalachian State University, Boone, NC (Juror: Glen Gentele, Executive Director, Laumeier Sculpture Park and the Endowed Professor of Modern and Contemporary Art, University of Missouri, St. Louis, MO)
Art ‘Round Town, Downtown, Saugatuck, MI (Jurors: Joseph Becherer, Federik
Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park, Billy Mayer, Hope College Art Department,
Grand Rapids, MI, Phil Vander Weg, Art Department Chair, Western Michigan
University, Kalamazoo, MI, Susan Wilezak, Director, Krasl Art Center)

 

 

2002

Spiritual Art V, International Juried Exhibition, Period Gallery,
Omaha, NE, (Curator: Larry Bradshaw)
Sculpture at the Airport, A South Bend Regional Museum of Art Biennial,
South Bend, IN (Curator: Bill Tourtillotte, South Bend Regional Museum)
2002 Garden Sculpture Exhibit, Schedel Arboretum and gardens, Elmore, OH
(curator: Peggy Grant)
New Bronzes, River Gallery, Chattanooga, TN
Occupying Canaan/Empty (revisited), Broadhurst Gallery, Pinehurst, NC

 

 

2001

Fall/Winter Exhibition, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ
Garden Sculpture Exhibit, Schedel Arboretum and Gardens,Elmore, OH, (Curator: Peggy Grant)
Featured Artists (four works), River Gallery, Chattanooga, TN
Remnant, Broadhurst Gallery, Pinehurst, NC
Summer Views, Yvonne Rapp Gallery, Louisville, KY
2000 Occupying Canaan, a special sabbatical exhibition of five works in conjunction
with the 51st Annual Faculty/Staff Exhibition. Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery,
Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH
An Artists Garden, Yvonne Rapp gallery, Louisville, KY
Artstravaganza, Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN, (Juror: Helene Seeman .
Sculpture in the Garden 2000, Toledo Botanical Gardens, Toledo, OH
(Curator: Peggy Grant)