James Skvarch Etchings

Resume

Education
BFA Maryland Art Institute, 1972
Rochester Institute of Technology, 1968-70
International Academy for Art, Salzburg, Austria, 1984

Teaching Experience
Gulf Coast Art Center, Bellaire, FL, drawing workshop, 1995
Syracuse University, Design Department, instructor, 1991; Printmaking Department, instructor, 1986
Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, NY, instructor, 1980-92
Lafayette High School, Lafayette, NY, artist in residence, 1975-76
Westhill High School, Syracuse, NY, artist in residence, 1975

Awards
Coconut Grove Art Fest, best in show, 1995; first place graphics, 1994, 1993
Cain Park Art Fest, best in show, 1997
Winterpark Art Fest, first place graphics, merit award, 1996; second place graphics, 1994
Columbus Art Fest, jurors' choice, 1997
Silvermine International Print Biennial, 1994, 1998
New York State Fair, second place painting, 1994; third place, purchase prize, 1985; second place graphics, 1983
Color Print USA National Invitational, University of Texas, Purchase Award, 1994
Bradley University National Print and Drawing Exhibition, 1993, 1997, 1999
Channel 24 Art Invitational, first place graphics, 1996; best in show, 1992, 1984; second place graphics, 1985
Skaneateles Art Invitational, third prize , 1992
Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition, Memorial Merit Award, Rochester Print Club, 1989, 1986
Philadelphia Print Club International Competition, Rembrandt Graphic Art Patron Award, 1987
Mystic Outdoor Art Festival, first place graphics, 1985; first place oils, 1980
Cornhill Arts and Crafts Festival, best in show, 1984
Central New York Art Open, purchase prize, 1984; third prize painting, 1977
Syracuse Printmakers Annual, first place, 1985, 1981; second place, 1983, 1982
Chronicle Guidance Publications, Inc., poster design prize, 1980
Cooperstown National Art Exhibition, purchase prize, 1977; still life award, 1974

Exhibitions
Made in New York 1997-98, Juried Exhibition, Schweinfurth Center, Auburn, NY
Printwork 97, Juried Exhibition, Barrett House Galleries, Poughkeepsie, NY
St. David's Annual Invitational, Syracuse, NY, 1983-98
Cultural Resources Council of Syracuse, Showcase's #1, #10, #15, #18
One Man Show at 12-4 Gallery, Syracuse, NY, 1994
Pratt Silvermine International Print Biennial, 1994
University of Mississippi National Works on Paper, 1991
Bradley National Print and Drawing Exhibition, 1991, 1993, 1997, 1999
Trenton State National Print and Drawing Competition, 1991
Everson Museum of Syracuse Biennial, Syracuse, NY, 1991
Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition, 1990, 1989, 1986, 1983
Kirkland Artcenter Regional, 1989-90
"New York State Printmakers," Village Gate Art Center, Rochester, NY, 1986
CD/FS Gallery, Syracuse, NY, 1985
Exhibition of Central New York Artists, Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute, Utica, NY, 1984, 1980, 1979
Scoharie County National Print Exhibition, Cobleskill, NY, 1984, 1983
"Print Contrasts," Cortland Arts Council, Cortland, NY, two-person show, 1982
Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY, "The Figure" show, 1976
Cayuga Museum Regional Show, 1974

Collections
Rochester Memorial Art Museum
Cooperstown Museum of Art
Onondaga Historical Society, Syracuse, NY
Bradley University, Peoria, IL
M & T Bank of Syracuse
Mutual of New York
Eckerd Pharmacy
The Government of Kenya
Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, NY
International Summer Academy of Art, Salzburg, Austria
New York State Fair, Syracuse, NY
Onondaga County Public Library System
Silvermine Art Center, CT