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Sarah T. Roberts

 

Education

2010    MFA, Jewelry/Metalsmithing, secondary Photography, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX         

2007    BFA, Visual Studies (art education) cum laude, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

2005    Summer Courses, Experimental and Advanced Problems in Painting, Study Abroad, Florence, Italy

Certified All Level Art Educator (State of Texas)

Areas of Specialization:  Jewelry/Metalsmithing, Photography, Video

 

Teaching Experience

2017   Professor of Metals: Metals 1000 and 2000, Lost Wax Casting, Basic Metal Skills 1 and 2; Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX

2016    Professor of Metals: Lost Wax Casting, Advanced Casting, Basic Metal Skills 1 and 2, Etching on Metal, Stone Setting, Weekend Intro to Jewelry-Making Techniques,                Advanced Metal Studio ProjectsSouthwest School of Art;  Adjunct Professor: Design I (Two-Dimensional Design); Northwest Vista College, San Antonio, TX

2015   Adjunct Professor: Lost Wax Casting, Beginning Metals, Decorative Small Boxes; Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX; Design I (Two-Dimensional Design); Northwest Vista College, San Antonio, TX; Adjunct Professor: Digital Photography for DesignersThe Art Institute of San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

2014    Adjunct Professor: Lost Wax Casting, Beginning Metals, Color on Metal; Southwest School of Art; Digital Photography for Designers, Design Fundamentals, Perspective Drawing; The Art Institute of San Antonio; Design I (Two-Dimensional Design); Northwest Vista College, San Antonio, TX

2013    Adjunct Professor: Soldering Skills: Bezels, Low-Tech Casting; Southwest School of Art; Design I, Sculpture I, Drawing I; Northwest Vista College; Observational Drawing, Perspective Drawing, Image Manipulation, Color Fundamentals, Design Fundamentals; The Art Institute of San Antonio, San Antonio, TX

2012    Adjunct Professor: Design I, Drawing I; Northwest Vista College; Observational Drawing, Color Fundamentals, Design Fundamentals, Perspective Drawing; The Art Institute of San Antonio and The Art Institute of Austin

2011    Adjunct Professor: Design Fundamentals; The Art Institute of Austin, Austin, TX; Design I, Design II; Texas Tech University, School of Art, Lubbock, TX

 

Exhibitions

2017       Craft Action: Genre Bending; Media Lounge, New York, NY; Curators: Marilyn Zapf and Gupta Wiggers

               Handcrafted 2017; Maria V, Howard Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC

               Crossing Borders: Clamp Light Artist Studios and Gallery, San Antonio, TX

               Critical Mass; Russell Hill Rodgers Gallery, The Southwest School of Art, San Antonio< TX

               Interconnectedness; Clamp Light Artist Studios and Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2016      Spirit and Matter; Jung Center, Houston, TX; Juror: Andy Cooperman

 Mélange: New works by Annie Pennington, Jillian Palone and Sarah T. Roberts; Clamp Light Artist Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 One-Night Stand; The Lullwood Group, San Antonio, TX

 Exhibition in Motion; SNAG Conference, Asheville, NC

 #Clamplife: works by Clamp Light Resident Artists; Freight Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 In Line (two person exhibition); Gallery 20/20, San Antonio, TX

 On and Off Fredericksburg Exhibition; Bihl Haus Arts, San Antonio, TX

               Something from Another (solo exhibition); Freight Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2015      Art Jewelry: Strong Voices; Dedee Schattuck Gallery, Westport, MA; Jurors: Kerianne Quick, Renee Zettle-Sterling, Elizabeth Williams

 All School Exhibition; Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX

 To Raise the Darken’d Veil (solo exhitibion); Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 Ocho; Park Plaza Hotel, Boston, MA

 On and Off Fredericksburg Exhibition; Bihl Haus Arts, San Antonio, TX

2014       Dia de los Muertos; Equinox Gallery, San Antonio, TX

  I am what you want me to be (solo exhibition); Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX

  Works by Three; St. Mary’s University, San Antonio TX Curator: Brian St. John

  Clamp Light @ Fl!ght; Fl!ght Gallery, San Antonio, TX

  Seven Minutes in Heaven; The Fox Motel, San Antonio, TX

  On and Off Fredericksburg Exhibition; Bihl Haus Arts, San Antonio, TX

2013        Art-Hunger Group Show; Fort Worth Community Art Center, Fort Worth, TX

  All-School Exhibition; Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, TX

  Something from Another (solo exhibition); PS102, San Antonio, TX Curator: Jessica Garcia

  Clamp Light Resident Artists Exhibition; Clamp Light Artist Studios and Gallery, San Antonio, TX

  On and Off Fredericksburg Exhibition; Bihl Haus Arts, San Antonio, TX

2012         Fray (solo exhibition); Clamp Light Artist Studios and Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 Fourth Annual Bracelet Show; Kathleen Sommers Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 Bare: A Three-Woman Show; Comminos Studios, San Antonio, TX

 Memories and Remembering (solo exhibition); Equinox Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 Gardens of the Pitti Palace: Southwest School of Art Exhibition and Gala; Coates Chapel, Southwest School of Art, San  Antonio, TX

                   Back from Loveland; Betz Art Gallery, Houston, TX Curators: Lori Betz and Jessica Jacobi

 Contemporary Art Month Clamp Light Resident Artist Exhibition; Clamp Light Artist Studios and Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 On and Off Fredericksburg Exhibition; Bihl Haus Arts, San Antonio, TX

2011       La Noche del Broche; Equinox Gallery, San Antonio, TX Curators: Alejandro Sifuentes and guest artists Jillian Palone, Gary Schott, and Laura Wood

2010       5th Biennial Ashes to Art; The Gallery at FUNERIA, Graton, CA

  Real People; Old Courthouse Arts Center, Woodstock IL, Juror: Greg Hertzlieb, Director/Curator of the Brauer Museum of Art,    Valparaiso, IN

  Self-Searching: The Art of Self-Portraiture; On-line Gallery Annex, Vermont Photography Workplace, Middlebury, VT; Juror: Aline Smithson

  Framed: An exhibition of fairly innocent jewelry; Winter Street Studios, Houston, TX

  when at home alone I sit: MFA Thesis Exhibition; Landmark Arts Studio Gallery, Texas Tech University School of Art, Lubbock, TX, solo exhibition

  eXtremities: Exploring the Margins of the Human Body; SNAG Conference, Jung Center, Houston, TX, Juror: Andy Cooperman

   No Boundaries: SNAG Annual Juried Student Exhibition; SNAG Conference, Glassel School, Houston, TX, Jurors: Brigitte    Martin, Director of Luke & Eloy Gallery, Pittsburgh and Founder-Editor of online social network Crafthaus; and Lena Vigna,  Curator, Miami Museum of Art, Miami, Ohio

  .emergence: TTU MFA Group Exhibition; Carr EFA Building, Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas

2009       Cantanker: Anxiety; Pump Project Art Complex, Austin, TX. Juror: Andera Mellard

  Present/Represent: SNAG Juried Digital Student Exhibition; SNAG Conference, Philadelphia, PA, Jurors: Jim Meyer, Robin    Kranitzky, and Kim Overstreet.

  Contemporary Dialogue in Visual Art; Runnels Gallery, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM

                Meditations on Place; Pecan Campus Library Art Gallery, South Texas College, McAllen, TX, Curator: David Freeman

2008        Materials: Hard & Soft; Center for the Visual Arts, Greater Denton Arts Council, Denton, TX, Juror: Marilyn da Silva

                   A Study of Detail; La Diosa, Lubbock, TX

2007       <18 x 24 x ?; Mercy House Retreat Center, Slaton, TX

                    Four; The Art Depot Annex, Lubbock, TX, BFA group show

                20th Annual Juried Art Student Exhibition; Landmark Arts Gallery, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX. Juror: Dr. James Housefield

2006       In-Flux: SNAG Annual Juried Digital Student Exhibition; SNAG Conference, Chicago, IL, Jurors: Tom Edwards and Alan Revere

                   Dia de los Muertos; Landmark Arts Gallery, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, Annual Juried Art Exhibit

 

Publications

2017    KLRN Arts, PBS KLRN ARTS videos. April 13, 2017

2015    Graham, Page; Kegley, Tami. “Southwest School of Art All School Exhibition.” Glasstire, August 9, 2015.

2014    KLRN ARTS. ARTS. PBS. KLRN, San Antonio. March 21, 2014.

2013    Silva, Elda. “For Metalsmith, Art is a way to hold on and let go.” San Antonio Express News 15 February 2013: F1. Print.

2011    Rowe, Alan. Art Buzz The 2011 Collection. Art Buzz Publishing, p 98.

2010    Vermont Photography Workplace. Self-Searching: The Art of Self-Portraiture, Middlebury, VT: Blurb Books, 2010. p. 61

  To give something so much away (6). 2010. Season of the Arts. Fall 2010. p. 5

  I remember sometimes. 2010. 002houston magazine.  Fall 2010. p. 8

 

Curatorial Works

2017   Curator

                 Intersecting Boundaries: works by Kat Cole, Sarah Holden, Tova Lund and Renee Zettle-Sterling

                 Adorned Spaces; SNAG New Orleans, LA

               Co-Curator

                     Crossing Borders: a postcard show and fundraiser for RAICES

                 Distant Transmissions by Christing Zuercher

2016    Co-curator

In Play by Michelle Thomas

Orientation: Unsure by Joshua McDevitt

Between the Void by Sarah Jamison

Not Even with a 10-Foot Pole by Moe Profane

Clamp Light Artist Studios and Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2015    Co-curator

Heroes Are Less Heroic by J. Eric Simpson

Qualia Bacchanalia by Scotty Hensler

Picked Six: works by Grant Billingsley, James Chase, Kim Bishop, Delaney Smith, Gary Schott, and Jayne Lawrence

Trees and Branches by Quig Liu

God is Not Pleased Abominations by Albrechto Alvarez

Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2014    Co-curator, New Works by Jimena Marin y Enrique Guiterrez, Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2013    Curator, The Body is the Canvas: Works by Jessica Jacobi, Jillian Palone, and Laura Wood, Palmetto Center for the Arts, Northwest Vista College, San Antonio, TX

             Co-curator

                     Invited works by San Antonio Artists: Kristy Perez, Christy Blizzard, Jillian Palone, and Jason Eric Gonzalez, Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX

                    American of Mexican Origin: New Work 2013 by David Zamora Casas, Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2012    Co-curator

                   (outside) Invited, Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX

                    Invited, Clamp Light Gallery, San Antonio, TX

 

Professional Service

2017    UTSA Summer Teacher Workshop Presenter

             SNAG Conference Attendee; New Orleans, LA

2016    Workshop presenter at St. Mary’s Hall Arts Festival

            Accepted Student’s Day discussion panel

            Volunteer and demonstrator at the Fiesta Arts Fair

            ALLOY student art show Assistant Coordinator

            Demonstrator/workshop coordinator 50th Anniversary Weekend Celebration

2015    Foundations Assessment Committee

            Selling of Student Artwork Committee

            Safety Volunteer

            BFA Open House demonstrator

            Artist’s lecture, demo, and workshop for Winston high school students

            Volunteer and demonstrator at the Fiesta Arts Fair

2013-   Exhibitions Committee

2014    Northwest Vista College, San Antonio, TX

2011    High School Portfolio Review, Texas Tech University, School of Art, Lubbock, TX

 Portfolio Reviewer/Recruiter, Texas Tech University

 VASE Scholastic Competition, Houston, TX

2011    Artwork Donation, 5 x 7 Fundraiser; Texas Tech University, School of Art, Lubbock, TX

2010-   Saturday Morning Art Project

2006    Texas Tech University, School of Art, Lubbock, TX

 

Awards

2011    Honorable Mention: Metal Sculpture, Art Buzz The 2011 Collection

2010-   Graduate Assistant Scholarship

2007    Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

2009-   CVPA Ron Morgan/Lorenzo Sevilla Scholarship

2008    Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

2009    Visiting Artist Lecturer, Meditations on Place

Pecan Campus Library Art Gallery, South Texas College, McAllen, TX, Curator: David Freeman, group digital media installation

2007    Third Place: 20th Annual Juried Art Student Exhibition Juror: Dr. James Housefield

            Texas Tech University, Landmark Arts Gallery, Lubbock, TX

2005    Study Abroad Competitive Scholarship

            Texas Tech University, Office of International Affairs, Lubbock, TX

 

Professional Organizations

Clamp Light Artist Studios and Gallery 2011-2017