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Clifford Tresner
Associate Professor
School of Visual & Performing Arts
BRYH 113
318-342-1376
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Clifford W Tresner, MFA
Associate Professor, Art
Art Program Coordinator

Education

MFA

1994, Sculpture
University of Mississippi

Creative Works

Juried National Art Competition, 41st Annual National Juried Exhibition, Durango, CO. (June 2017).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Notes From the Road, exit 6A, Living Arts Center, Tulsa, OK. (April 7 2017).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Propping up Landscapes, University of Arkansas Monticello campus, Monticello, AR. (February 27 2017).
Art - Exhibition, Group, Markers Mark, Monroe, LA. (July 2015).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Notes From the Road Revisited, Oxford, MS. (January 17 2015).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Notes From the Road, Rocky Mount NC. (October 5 2015).
Art - Exhibition, Invitational, Artists Among Us, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA. (June 6 2014).
Art - Exhibition, Competitive, 2014 Louisiana Contemporary, Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA. (July 20 2014).
Art - Exhibition, Group, Annual Faculty Exhibition, ULM campus, Monroe, LA. (August 2013).
Art - Exhibition, Invitational, Makers Mark, Monroe, LA. (July 2015).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Notes From the Road, Maria V. Howard Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC. (October 2014).
Art - Exhibition, Group, Thin Red Line, ULM campus, Monroe, LA. (2013).
Art - Exhibition, Competitive, 6th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Biennial, Delta State University, Cleveland, MS. (2013).
Art - Exhibition, Group, ULM Faculty Traveling Exhibition, South Arkansas Arts Center, Eldorado, AR. (February 2008).
Art - Exhibition, Group, Eye Twenty Group Exhibition, Arts Center, Eldorado AR. (February 2008).
Dance - Interdisciplinary work(s), Ballet Under the Stars, Monroe, LA. (April 18 2008).
Art - Exhibition, Group, ULM Faculty Traveling Exhibition, Shephis Museum Columbia LA. (March 2008).
Art - Exhibition, Group, Annual Faculty Exhibition, Bry Galler, University of Lousiana, Monroe, LA. (August 2008).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Past and Present, Solo Exhibition, Arender Gallery, Monroe, LA. (August 2008).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Trouble Maker, Bethany College, Bethany, WV. (February 13 2009).
Art - Exhibition, Group, Public Art Installation, Oarspace, University of Lousiana, Monroe, LA. (May 2008).
, Masur Musem of Art Public Art Installation, Masur Museum, Monroe, LA. (January 30 2009).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, The University of Mississippi Museum, Public Art Installation, Oxford, MS. (January 31 2009).
Art - Exhibition, Invitational, Jay Dardenne Eye 20 Invitational, Louisiana State Archives, Baton Rouge, LA. (May 2009).
Art - Exhibition, Competitive, Marjorie Morrison Sculpture Biennial, Hammond Regional Art Center, Hammond, LA. (October 7 2009).
Art - Exhibition, Competitive, Riverwalk Casino Corporate Art Program, Vicksburg, MS. (November 30 2008).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Fleeting Moments, Solo exhibition of Recent Drawings, West Virginia Institute of Technology, Montgomery WV. (February 23 2010).
Art - Exhibition, One-Person, Fleeting Glimpse, Recent Drawings, Arender Gallery, Monroe, LA. (June 3 2010).
National Juriedl Public Art Exhibition, Salmagundi XIII, Imperial Arts Center, Rocky Mount, NC Juror: Shawn Morin, Bowling Green, OH. (October 2 2009).
Art - Exhibition, Competitive, LDOA direct purchase, Baton Rouge, LA. (January 4 2011).
Art - Exhibition, Competitive, Art in Public Places, Bristol, VA Juror: Hank Foreman. (August 10 2010).
Art - Exhibition, Competitive, Spaces Sculpture Trail, Huntsville, AL. (January 2011).
Public Art Competition, 5th Biennial Sculpture Exhibition, Chattanooga, TN. (December 2011).
Public Art Competition, Spaces Sculpture Trail, Huntsville, AL. (January 2014).

Research Grants

Tresner, C. (Principal), "ULM exhibitions" (Funded), The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $23,000. (August 2016 - June 2018).
Tresner, C. (Principal), "Dean's Research Grant" (Funded), Sponsored By College of Arts, Science, and Education, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $1000. (April 2017 - June 2017).
Tresner, C., "Notes From the Road, exit 6A" (Awarded, Not Yet Funded), The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $1000. (November 2016 - June 2017).
Tresner, C. (Principal), "Large Scale Sculpture" (Funded), The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $1000. (January 2016 - June 2016).
Tresner, C. W. (Principal), "ULM Visual Art Exhibitons" (Funded), Sponsored By Student Government Association Student Activity Enhancement Fee, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $21275. (2014 - 2016).
Tresner, C. (Principal), "ULM Sculpture Garden" (Not Funded), Sponsored By Northeast Louisiana Arts Council, External to The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $3300. (March 2010 - October 2011).
Trenser, C. W. (Principal), "Public Art" (Funded), Sponsored By Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $1016. (2010 - 2011).
Tresner, C., "ULM Sculpture Garden" (Funded), Sponsored By Northeast Louisiana Arts Council, External to The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $3300. (March 2009 - October 2010).
Tresner, C. W., "Career Advancement" (Funded), Sponsored By Louisiana Division of the Arts, External to The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $2760. (2009 - 2010).
Tresner, C. W. (Principal), "Dean's Research and Creative Project Fund" (Funded), Sponsored By Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $966.95. (2009 - 2010).
Tresner, C. (Principal), "Student Sculpture Garden" (Funded), Sponsored By Northeast Louisiana Arts Council, External to The University of Louisiana at Monroe, $1500. (May 2008 - May 2009).

Awards & Honors

June 2017 Honorable Mention.

June 2015 Delta State University Purchase Prize for Large-scale sculpture.

October 2014 Ogden Museum of Southern Art Best in Show.

January 2011 Spaces Sculpture Trail Peoples Choice Award.

June 2010 Fifth Annual Outdoor Sculpture Competition, Bristol TN.

August 2009 Louisiana Division of the Arts Career Advancment Grant.

January 2009 Creative Capital Professional Development Workshop.

August 2008 Louisiana Divsion of Arts Career Advancement Grant.

February 2008 Norhteast Louisiana Arts Council Artist of the Year.

October 2007 Masur Museum of Art aquisition into permanent collection.

March 2007 7th Annual Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition, 2nd Place.

September 2005 Louisiana Divsion of Arts Mini Grant for artistic research.

August 2005 Pandemonium Foundation Fellowship.

November 2002 Louisiana Division of the Arts Fellowship.

August 2001 ADDY AWARD.

December 1999 Louisiana Dision of Arts Mini Grant for artistic research.

Courses Taught

ART 1001BASIC DESIGN, 1 course(s)

ART 1002THREE DIMENSIONAL DESIGN, 13 course(s)

ART 1004FIGURE DRAWING, 10 course(s)

ART 2000Analytical Perspective, 3 course(s)

ART 2006GRAPHIC DESIGN II, 1 course(s)

ART 2073BEGINNING PAINTING, 4 course(s)

ART 2081SCULPTURE, 8 course(s)

ART 3000PORTFOLIO, 1 course(s)

ART 3073INTERMEDIATE PAINTING, 7 course(s)

ART 3081INTERMEDIATE SCULPTURE, 8 course(s)

ART 4004ADVANCED DRAWING, 11 course(s)

ART 4005ADV GRAPHIC DESIGN, 1 course(s)

ART 4009TECHNIQUES IN FINE ARTS, 1 course(s)

ART 4041Spec Prob/Drawing, 18 course(s)

ART 4044SPEC PROB: GRAPHIC DESIGN, 2 course(s)

ART 4046SPEC PROB: PAINTING, 5 course(s)

ART 4048SPEC PROB: DRAWING, 10 course(s)

ART 4050SPEC PROB: SCULPTURE, 9 course(s)

ART 4071ADVANCED PAINTING, 4 course(s)

ART 4081ADVANCED SCULPTURE, 9 course(s)

ART 4095RESEARCH PROBLEMS, 7 course(s)