Scott Seebart

b. 1972  Georgia, USA

Lives and works in Kansas City, Missouri



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

1996-1998   Post-Baccalaureate in painting, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

1995            BFA in painting, University of Minnesota

1992-1993   University of Amsterdam


2021      Materialist II, group show, Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MO

2019      Materialist, group show, Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MO

2018      Raw Umber, Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MO

2017     7th Mixed Media Exhibition, Lessedra Art Gallery, Sophia, Bulgaria

2016     Moving Boundary, Qigong Qin Gallery, Nanning City, China

              SunSet|SunRise: Work from Studio Nong, 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, Kansas City, MO

             Natura Morta/Natura Vita with Jessie Fisher

                 Jules Maidoff Palazzo, SACI, Florence, Italy

                 Galleria dello Piccolo Lupo, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy

            Dialoghi dell’Arte: International Tour

               Leedy-Voulkos Art Center, Kansas City, MOå

               Guilin Museum, Guilin, China

               Palazzo dei Cartelloni, Florence, Italy

               International Centre for the Arts, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy

           SunSet|SunRise: Work from Studio Nong, Belger/CraneYard Galleries, Kansas City, MO

2013  Sunrise-Sunset, Qinzhou NiXing Pottery Museum, Qinzhou, China

2011  Narrow Margins, H&R Block Art Space, 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, Lo River Fine Arts, Beacon NY

2004   Vis-A Vis, Lo River Fine Arts, Beacon NY

2003    Flora/Fauna, with Jessie Fisher, LoRiver Fine Arts, Beacon, NY


Professional Experience:

2018-2019  Lecturer, University of Central Missouri

2018            Lecturer, Study Abroad, Kansas City Art Institute

2018-2019   Lecturer, Survey of Art, Longview Community College

2017             Lecturer, Kansas City Art Institute Foundations Department

2005- 2017   Lecturer, 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

2008-2011    Instructor, Longview Community College

2004-2005   Adjunct Instructor Wartburg College

2003-2005   Founder Ut Pictura Poesis collaborative MFA painting/writing workshop

2002-2005   Assistant-Adjunct Professor, the University of Iowa

1997-1998   Coordinator for the Visiting Artists Program, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts


Visiting Critic | Lectures | Gallery Talks | Panel Discussions:

2006-2016  Visiting Critic, Sculpture Department, Kansas City Art Institute 

2016            Artist Lecture Studio Nong, Sanmin Arts Village, Nanning City, China

                     Gallery Talk: SunSet|SunRise: Work from Studio Nong, 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



2016     Studio Nong Residency at Sanmin Arts Village, 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



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 



Jigang Qin Studio, Sanmin Arts Village, Nanning City, China

Qinzhou Huayi Nixing Pottery Company, Qinzhou, China

Studio Nong, Guangxi Arts Institute, Nanning City, China

James Petersen and Neil Goldman, New York, NY

Eric McDade, Philadelphia, PA

James Montee, Kansas City, MO



2016    Beautiful South, six-part documentary series on Studio Nong aired on Chinese television, August/September

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 

              QinZhou NiXing Museum: International Collaboration with Artists from the US, Post of China, Taiwan Travel, QinZhou Post, Beibuwan Post, QinZhou Post, International Artist’s Residency 

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