Scott Seebart
b. 1972
Lives and works in Kansas City, Missouri

 

Education:
2005  MFA in painting and drawing, minor in printmaking, University of Iowa
2004  MA in painting and drawing, minor in printmaking, University of Iowa
2002  Scoula della Grafica, Venice, Italy
1997  Post-Baccalaureate in Painting, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
1995  BFA in Painting, University of Minnesota

 

Recent Exhibitions:
2016
SunSet|SunRise: Work from Studio Nong, Hyde Gallery, Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN
SunSet|SunRise: Work from Studio Nong, Weinberger Fine Art, Kansas City, MO
2015
Paintings 2005-2015, Leedy-Voulkos Art Center
Natura Morta/Natura Vita with Jessie Fisher, Jules Maidoff Palazzo, SACI, Florence, Galleria dello Piccolo Lupo, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy
Dialoghi dell’Arte: International Tour, Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MO | Guilin Museum, Guilin, China | Palazzo dei Cartelloni, Florence, Italy | International Centre for the Arts, Montecastello di Vibeo, Italy
SunSet|SunRise: Work from Studio Nong, Belger/CraneYard Galleries, Kansas City, MO
2014
Studio Nong 2013 Residency Exhibition and Artist Lecture | The Memphis College of Art
2013
Sunrise-Sunset, Qinzhou NiXing Pottery Museum, Qinzhou, China
2012
Divergent Methodologies, Dodge Painting Gallery, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
2011
Narrow Margins, H&R Block Art Space, Kansas City, MO
2010
Other Views Dodge Painting Gallery, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
Faculty Exhibition, FEMA Gallery, Longview Community College
2009
Two Painters: An Exhibition with Richard Mattsson, Unit 5 Gallery, Kansas City
2005
MFA Exhibition, the Museum of Fine Arts, University of Iowa
Finale, An exhibition of Gallery Artists, Lo River Fine Arts, Beacon NY
2004
Vis-A Vis, Lo River Fine Arts, Beacon NY
2003
Flora/Fauna, A two- person exhibition with Jessie Fisher, LoRiver Fine Arts, Beacon, NY

 

Professional Experience:
2005- present
Lecturer in Painting, Drawing and Sculpture, Kansas City Art Institute Painting Department
2005-2015
Adjunct Professor in Painting and Drawing, University of Missouri, Kansas City
2012-2014
Lecturer in Life Sculpture, Kansas City Art Institute Ceramics Department
2010- present
Monitor, Open Model Sessions: Kansas City Art Institute | University of MO, Kansas City.
2008-2011
Instructor Longview Community College
2004-2005
Adjunct Instructor Wartburg College
2002-5
Assistant-Adjunct Professor, the University of Iowa
1997-8
Coordinator for the Visiting Artists Program, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
1998
Teaching Assistant, Tyler School of Art at Temple University

 

Visiting Critic | Lectures | Gallery Talks | Panel Discussions:
2016
Gallery Talk: SunSet|SunRise: Work from Studio Nong at the Memphis College of Art
2015
Artist Lecture | Teatro della Concordia, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy
2014
Gallery Talk: SunRise|SunSet: Work from Studio Nong at the Memphis College of Art

 

Residencies:
2016
Studio Nong Residency at: Jingde Zhen and Nanning, City, China
2015
Studio Nong Residency at: Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
2013
Studio Nong Residency at: Guangxi Arts Institute, Nanning, China, Qinzhou Huayi NiXing Pottery Factory, Qinzhou, China

 

Awards:
2002-2005
Virgil M Beall Graduate Fellowship, University of Iowa
1994
Gwendolyn Knight/Fellowship Award, the University of Minnesota
Warren Mackenzie Fellowship the University of Minnesota
Nomination for the Yale/Norfolk Summer Program in the Arts, the University of Minnesota

 

Public Collections:
Qinzhou Huayi Nixing Pottery Company, Qinzhou, China
Studio Nong, Guangxi Arts Institute, Nanning, China
Private Collections:
James Petersen and Neil Goldman, New York, NY
Eric McDade, Philadelphia, PA
James Montee, Kansas City, MO

 

Publications:
2015       Surgery in Clay: A Visit to the Kansas City Art Institute, film editorial, Aug 18, Kansas City Star
                Studio Nong at the Kansas City Art Institute, film editorial, Aug 6, Kansas City Star
                Ferrell, Katie, Professors from China and Kansas City come together to Build Impressive Sculptures,  Aug 2, Fox 4 News, KC
                Evans, Matt, Chinese Artists Visit KC to Create, Learn. Cross-cultural Program Run Through KCAI, Aug 2nd, KMBC 9 News, KC
                Evans, Matt, Studio Nong Arrives at the Memphis College of Art, Jul 24, Memphis Flyer
                Brophy, CarrieKC Studio Magazine, Art Ambassadors, Feature Article and Cover, Mar/Apr
2013       QinZhou 980: Arts and Culture Magazine, Sunrise-Sunset: Sculpture Exhibition and Speeches at the Nixing Museum, Aug 9
                Post of China, QinZhou NiXing Museum: International Collaboration with Four Artists from the US, Aug 9
                Taiwan Travel, QinZhou NiXing Museum: International Collaboration with Four Artists from the US, Aug 9
                QinZhou Post, QinZhou NiXing Museum: International Collaboration with Four Artists from the US, Aug 9
                Beibuwan Post, QinZhou NiXing Museum: International Collaboration with Four Artists from the US, Aug 9
                QinZhou Official Gov. Website, QinZhou Museum: International Collaboration with Artists from US, Aug 8
                QinZhou Post, International Artist’s Residency at the Huayi Nixing Pottery Factory, Aug 6
                Qinzhou Post, International Artist’s Residency at the Huayi Nixing Pottery Factory, August 6th
2005       Edwards, Nicole, Gallery Crams Space for Salon Exhibition”, Poughkeepsie Journal, Feb 11, 2005.
                 Flora/Fauna to open at LoRiver Arts, Putnam County News and Recorder, Cold Spring, NY, Sept 8, 2004.
1997        The Unbroken Line-The Fellowship Centennial Exhibition 1887-1997, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the Museum of American Art, 1997. Catalogue

 

Dialoghi Dell’Arte Painting Collective
Martha Armstrong, Pamela Bowers, Cynthia Bridgeman, Caren Canier, Tina Engels, Jessie Fisher, Alan Feltus, Dan Guston, Lani Irwin, Geoffrey Owen Miller, Barry Nemett, Laini Nemmet, Richard Piccolo, Scott Seebart, Langdon Quinn and David Voros.
Studio Nong Collective
USA: Jessie Fisher, Misty Gamble, Scott Seebart, Leandra Urrutia
CHINA: Zhenhai He, Bangmin Nong, Jigang Qin, Shanwu Huang
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