Thomas P. Linder

tlinderart@gmail.com

2325 Jesse Street, Los Angeles, California 90023

(651) 247-0384

thomaslinder.com

Education

2009-2011 Bowling Green State University, Master of Fine Arts – Sculpture.

2004-2008 Kansas City Art Institute, Bachelor of Fine Arts – Sculpture/Community Arts and Service Learning.

Teaching Experience

2013-2014 Bowling Green State University, Adjunct Instructor – 3D Foundations, 2D Foundations, Drawing.

2010-2011 Bowling Green State University, Teaching Assistantship, Instructor of Record - 3D Foundations.

Solo Exhibitions

2014 "Portal" Neon Heater Gallery, Findlay, Ohio. By Invitation of gallerist 

2013 “Thomas Linder” The Guild, Kansas City, Missouri. By Invitation of Curator Skyler Bieberly

2013 “Agitated Aggregate” Bluffton University, Bluffton, Ohio. By Invitation of Professor Andi Baumgartner

2013 “Light-Works” The Late Show Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri. By Invitation of Gallerist Tom Deatherage

Group Exhibitions

2013 “Faculty Show” Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.

2013 “Artprize 2013” Grand Rapids, Michigan.
By Invitation of Bob Dykstra to be the main feature of the Harris Building Venue.

2013 “Group Show” The Late Show Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri. By Invitation of Gallerist Tom Deatherage.

2013 “CIRCUS” Gallery Project, Ann Arbor, Michigan.
By Invitation of Curators, Erin Garber-Pearson and Joe Levickas.

2012 “Faculty Show” Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.

2012 “Moth and the Candle” Circa Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota. By Invitation of the gallery.

2011 “A Show of Light” Flow Art Space, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Juried by Melissa Metzler.

2011 Cache, Casket Arts, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Casket Arts Studios resident exhibition.

2011 “MFA Exhibition” Wankelman Gallery, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.

2010 “Money Bags” Mad Art Gallery, Saint Louis, Missouri. Juried by Curators Lisa See Kim and Stan Chisholm.

2010 “State of the MFA Show” Ohio State University Urban Arts Space, Columbus, Ohio. Juried by James Voorhies and Diana Matuszak.

2010 “Corning Light Show” Corning, New York. By Invitation of Fred Tschida.

2010 Franconia Sculpture Park, Cast Iron Artists Show, Franconia, Minnesota. In conjunction with two week Iron Artist Residency.

2008 The Franconia Sculpture Park, works temporarily installed, Franconia, Minnesota. In conjunction with Internship/Fellowship.

2008 Soo Visual Arts Center, Artwise, Minneapolis, Minnesota. By Invitation of the Kulture Klub.

2008 Alexis-Bailey Vineyard Group Show, Hastings, Minnesota. By Invitation of Curator Jonas Lindberg.

Commissions

2008 The Kansas State School for the Blind, works permanently installed. Kansas City, Kansas.

Private Collections

2014 Judith A. McCracken, Toledo, Ohio 
2014 Kiran & Krishna Rai, Toledo, Ohio
2013 Anson Stanclif, Kansas City, Missouri

2008 Richard Sherman, Kansas City, Missouri

Professional Experience

2012-2013 Technician for The School of Art, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio. – woodshop technician and instructor, maintenance of equipment, safety.

2012 Assistant Manager of Jun Kaneko Studio, Omaha Nebraska.
General management of studio and studio assistants, fabricating, kiln firing.

2010-2013 Technician for International artist Irwin Redl, Bowling Green, Ohio. Project managing, designing, fabricating, installing.

2010 Assistant to Artist and Bowling Green State University Professor, Shawn Morin. Bowling Green, Ohio. Fabrication and installation.

2010 Assistant to Artist and Bowling Green State University Professor, Araan Schmidt. Bowling Green, Ohio. Fabrication and installation.

2010 Visiting Artist, Alfred State University, New York.
In conjunction with collaborator Nadine Saylor and the Corning Light Show.

2009-2010 Assistantship, Wood Shop Technician, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio. Technician and instructor

2008 Internship/Fellowship. The Franconia Sculpture Park, Franconia, Minnesota. Park maintenance/fabrication and installation of one large scale sculpture.

2008 Assistant to Artist and Kansas City Art Institute Sculpture Professor, Jim Leedy, Kansas City, Missouri. Ceramic technician and personal assistant.

2007 Internship. Accessible Arts at The Kansas State School of the Blind, Kansas City, Kansas. Teaching assistant to Kit Bardwell in developing a sculpture curriculum.

2007 Assistant to Artist and Kansas City Art Institute Professor, Laura De Angelis,

Kansas City, Missouri.

Awards

2011 Block-Heskett Award, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.

2009 Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.

Publications

2012 Gateways to Art (ancillary materials), Produced by CreativeMynds Multimedia Studios, Published by Thames & Hudson in London