Peter Evonuk

peterevonuk@gmail.com

Education 2003-2005 MFA Metalsmithing,

  Cranbrook Art Academy, Bloomfield Hills, MI

1998-2001 BFA Metalsmithing and Jewelry, BFA Sculpture, University of Oregon (Cum Laude), Eugene, OR

1996-1998 Lane Community College, Eugene, OR

1994-1995 Maui Community College, Kahului, Maui, HI

Exhibitions 2012 The Teapot Redefined 2012 / Group

Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts 

Annual Benefit Art Auction / Group Auction

Paine and Bakalar Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts

2009 Paradigm Tipping (and Other Questionable Activities) / solo

Nesto Gallery, Milton, Massachusetts

Construction (New Sculpture in Boston) / Group Exhibition

Suffolk University Art Gallery at NESAD, Boston, Massachusetts

Smart Art / Group Exhibition

Ecotarium Science Museum, Worcester, Massachusetts

2008 Dystopian Polemetrics (Fun with bricks & bulbs) / Solo

Laconia Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

Equal Footing (Selected works by alumni of Cranbrook Academy of Art Metalsmithing) / Group Exhibition

National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, Tennessee

2007Annual Benefit Art Auction / Group Auction

Paine and Bakalar Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts

Mass Art Metals Department Faculty Exhibition / Group Exhibition

Doran Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

2006 Mass Art @ Craft Boston / Group Exhibition

World Trade Center, Boston, Massachusetts

2005 Holy Sit / Group Exhibition

Contemporary Art Institute of Detroit

Detroit, Michigan

Graduate Degree Exhibition / Group Exhibition

Cranbrook Art Museum Cranbrook Academy of Art

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Cranbrook Academy of Art Emerging Artist Exhibition / Group Exhibition

Daimler Chrysler Headquarters, Berlin, Germany

2004                 Faculty Art Exhibition / Group Exhibition

                                    Interlochen Art Gallery   Interlochen, Michigan

Metallica / Group Exhibition

Forum Gallery Cranbrook Academy of Art                    Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

Cranbrook Exchange / Group Exhibition

Community Arts Gallery Wayne State University                                 Detroit, Michigan

2003 Metallica / Group Exhibition

Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Academy of Art                       Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

2002 Eugene Artists / Group Exhibition

Robert Canaga Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

Art in the Vineyard / Juried Art Fair

Alton Baker Park   Eugene, Oregon

The Case / Invitational Exhibit

Eugene Library   Eugene, Oregon

From Chainsaw to Whittling Knife / Juried  Exhibition

Eugene Airport Gallery   Eugene, Oregon 

Craft Center Family Album Show / Group Exhibition

Adell McMillan Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

2001 Flash Box / Solo Exhibition

Eric Washburn Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

Sculpture Department Show / Group Exhibition

Laverne Krause Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

BFA Terminal Show (Sculpture) / Solo Exhibition

Laverne Krause Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

BFA Terminal Show (Metalsmithing) / Solo Exhibition

Laverne Krause Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

Interactive / Group Exhibition

Laverne Krause Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

A Pebble in a Pond (Kazutaka Uchida
and the Workshop Process) / Juried Exhibition

Eugene Airport Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

Underscape / Solo Exhibition

  Axis Gallery   Florence, Oregon

Craft Center Family Album Show / Group Exhibition

Adell McMillan Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

2000 Cross Reference / Group Exhibition

Laverne Krause Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

Pacific Currents / Group Exhibition

Laverne Krause Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

Craft Center Family Album Show / Group Exhibition

Adell McMillan Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

1999 Metalsmithing Group Show / Group Exhibition

Laverne Krause Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

Craft Center Family Album Show / Group Exhibition

Adell McMillan Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

1998 Grand Opening / Group Exhibition

Studio Arts and Design Exchange   Eugene, Oregon

First Show / Solo Exhibition

Laverne Krause Gallery   Eugene, Oregon

 

1997 LCC Student Sculpture Show / Group Exhibition

Lane Community College   Eugene, Oregon

Experience 2006-present Faculty - Sculpture/Metalsmithing

Massachusetts College of Art

Adjunct instructor 

  • - TDA 200 Concepts and Processes (Sculpture)
  • - Stone Carving (Sculpture/Continuing education)
  • - Lapidary Workshop (Metals/Continuing education)
  • - Graduate Advisor (Sculpture)
  • - Visiting Artist/Lecturer (Ceramics)
  • - MTL200 Beginning Jewelry (Metalsmithing)
  • - Silver Rings Workshop (Metals/Continuing education
  • - Form Study (Studio Foundations)

2005-present Studio Manager

 Massachusetts College of Art

Maintain department budget

- Fix, make or order materials and equipment required in the day-to-day operation of the Metalsmithing department.

2008-present Builder/Architect/Designer

32 Cleveland Street – Medford MA

2013 Guest Researcher

Jan Van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, NL

2009 Visiting Professor - Metalsmithing and Jewelry

School of the Museum of Fine Arts

Artist in Residence

EcoTarium Science Museum - Worcester, MA

2007-2009 Juror / Boston Arts Festival - Boston Arts Commission

2008 Panelist / Fellowship in Crafts Award 

Rhode Island State Council on the Arts

2004-2005   Metalsmithing Department Shop Tech

  Cranbrook Academy of Art

2004-2005 Sculpture/Metalsmithing Instructor

 Interlochen Center for the Arts

    1. 2003-2005 Woodshop Supervisor 

Cranbrook Academy of Art

1999-2003   Stone Carving Workshop: Tech/Assistant 
University of Oregon

2000-2003   Woodshop Supervisor, Sculpture Department 

                             University of Oregon

2001-2003 Resident Artist, Erb Memorial Union Craft Center
University of Oregon

2001 Search Committee Member 
EMU Craft Center Coordinator, University of Oregon

Search Committee Member 
EMU Craft Center Assistant Coordinator, University of Oregon

2000-2003 Art Instructor

Erb Memorial Union Craft Center, University of Oregon

2000              Foundry Supervisor

Sculpture Department, University of Oregon

1999-2000 Woodshop Supervisor 
Erb Memorial Union Craft Center, University of Oregon

1999-2000 Metals area Supervisor
Erb Memorial Union Craft Center, University of Oregon

Commissions 2005 Precision instrument (Hammer) / Sculptural installation

Holtzman & Silverman Building, Southfield, Michigan

2000 Foundry Gate / Permanent structural addition

U of O foundry building Eugene, Oregon

Lectures & 2009 EcoTarium, Worcester, MA

Presentations 2008 Suffolk University, Boston, MA

School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

2005 College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI

2004 Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen, MI

 

Awards & 2004              Ernest Toth / DeSalle Scholarship

Scholarships Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan

2001 Jan Zach Memorial Graduate Award

University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon

2000 David McCosh Memorial Scholarship

University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon

2001               Golden Key Honor Society Membership

University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon

1996 Kirby Co. Sales Scholarship

Kirby Company of Southern Oregon, Medford, Oregon