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David Aaron Friedheim

5830 Flannery Lane
Baltimore, MD 21207, U.S.A.
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Phone: 443-257-6984
URL: http://bakerartistawards.org

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DAVID AARON FRIEDHEIM      RESUME

5830 Flannery Lane            

Baltimore, MD   21207...(443) 257-6894

davidfriedheim@yahoo.com          

www.bakerartistawards.org

 

I. EDUCATION:

1986               MFA, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

1982               BA,State University of New York, Binghamton, NY

 

II. PROFESSIONAL APPOINTMENTS/EMPLOYMENT:

2009 - present          Instructor, Foundations, Art History

                                    Community College of Baltimore County, MD

 

2008 / 2012              Instructor, Foundations

                                    Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

 

2009 - 2012              Instructor, Sculpture

                                    Ann Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD

 

1999 - 2001              Lead Welding Instructor, Faculty Coordinator

                                    The Crucible, Berkeley, CA

 

III. COMMISSIONS:

(Permanent Outdoor Sculptures)

2016   "Pink Rabbit", Grendel's Mother, New Orleans, LA

2014   "Pink Rabbit", Grendel's Mother, Columbia Mall, Columbia, MD

2011   "My Best Friend", 5' tall painted steel, Storybook Garden, Discovery   Center, Binghamton, NY

2009   " Playground Entranceway", 16 ' wide painted steel, Mount Washington         Elementary School, Baltimore, MD

2006   "Mother Goose", 16' x 12', painted steel, Ted Gardener's Hermitage   Sculpture Garden, Santa Barbara, CA

2004   "Flame Heart Memorial", Grendel's Mother, 5' x 3' cement and mosaic,            collaboration in partnership with the Dept. of Mental Retardation,         Skill Quest Program, City of Virginia Beach, VA

2003   "Tree of Life", Grendel's Mother, 8' x 6' cement and mosaic sculpture,                          Marin Country Day School, Corte Madera, CA

2002   "Hands and Tools", Grendel's Mother,  6' x 12' painted steel sculpture    built with public and staff at Bay Area Discovery Museum, Sausalito, CA

            "SMARTS Sculpture Project", Grendel's Mother, Youngstown State                                       University, two sculptures built with grade school  student and university undergraduates, one placed at W. S. Guy Middle School                           and one at Youngstown Symphony Hall, Youngstown, OH

 

Commissions continued:

2001   "Bohemian Menorah", 5' x 4', steel, Osher Marin Jewish Community                            Center, San Rafael, CA

2000   "Barbeck", 22' x 20', painted steel, for Ted Gardener's Hermitage                                             Sculpture Garden, Santa Barbara, CA

1993   "Figure Handrail", steel, Entrance Horton Street Lofts, Emeryville, CA

            "Son of Red Shorts", painted steel, 9' x 3' x 3', Boston, MA

1991   "Wonder Cow", painted steel, 6' x 6' x 6', Town Center, Reston, VA

 

(Temporary Public Displays and Performances):

2010   "Galumpha Dance Company, Grendel's Mother stage sets used at     Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington DC

2007   “Monster Arch”, Grendel’s Mother, 20' x 20' steel and fabric

                        anthropomorphic arch, City of Baltimore International Festival,

2004   “Zotz”, Grendel’s Mother, 10’ x 6’ sculpture for “Dia de Los Muertos” at

                        the Legion of Honor Museum, San Francisco, CA

            "Earth as Home", Grendel's Mother, 6' x 6' cob sculpture installation built                                 with students at the Horizon School, Mill Valley, CA

2003   "Giant Frog", Grendel's Mother, 5' paper mache sculpture built with                                          students at Civic Arts Education, Walnut Creek, CA

2002   "Earth Carnival", Grendel's Mother, 100 costumes and four paper mache                                parade floats, Horizon School, Mill Valley, CA

2001   "Big Red Dog", Grendel's Mother, 12' x 15' paper mache float for

                        "Fire Festival 2001" at The Crucible, Berkeley, CA and the

                        "How Berkeley Can You Be?" parade

2000   Second Hand Dance Company, stage sets for performances at                           Pepperdine Univ. in Malibu, UCSD in La Jolla, Cal. Poly in San Louis Obispo, and Cal. Tech. in Pasadena, CA

1998   Second Hand Dance Company, stage sets for performances at                           Pepperdine Univ. in Malibu and at UCSD in La Jolla, CA

1997   Electronic Frontier Benefit, stage sets for Fund Riser Concert at the

                        Fillmore, San Francisco, CA

            Second Hand Dance Company, stage sets for performances at the Sunset               Center in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA

            San Francisco New Year's 1997", twenty foot tall sculpture, the

                        Hyatt Regency Hotel, San Francisco, CA

1996   "Rat Dog", Mardi Gras Parade Float built with Chris Shaw for concert by

                        Bob Weir and the Neville Brothers, Kaiser Arena, Oakland, CA

1996   "The Gismo Wysiwyg",15' tall steel sculpture, Benefit for the Tech                      Museum of Innovation, Adobe Systems Inc., San Jose, CA

            "San Francisco New Year's 1996", two outdoor steel sculptures, 15' and                                 12' tall, the Hyatt Regency Hotel, San Francisco, CA

 

(more Rock and Roll):

1998   "Bill Graham Presents", 9 Illuminated Creatures, each approx. 15" long,                                 painted steel, for bands Ben Fold Five and Third Blind Eye

1995   "Bill Graham Presents", 22 Illuminated Creatures, painted steel, each                           approx. 15", for the bands Big Head Todd and the Monsters, the                               Dave Matthews Band, Blues Traveler and Foo.Fighters

1994   "Bill Graham Presents", 6 Illuminated Creatures, painted steel, each                              approx. 15" for band the Counting Crows

            "Bill Graham Presents" sculptures used to decorated backstage and in                                dressing rooms at concerts in the San Francisco Bay Area by Nirvana, The Rolling Stones, Pink Floyd and Nine Inch Nails

1993   "Bill Graham Presents", sculptures used to decorate backstage and in                          dressing rooms at concerts in the San Francisco Bay Area by  Peter Gabriel, Peter Townsend, Sinead O'Conner, Ziggy Marley and                             Pearl Jam

 

IV. EXHIBITIONS:

One and Two Person Exhibitions:

2015   "Earthday Wake" - Trisha Kyner and David Friedheim, Coppin State                           University, Baltimore, MD

2013   "Frog - Trisha Kyner and David Friedheim", Dundalk campus, Community College of Baltimore County, MD

2008   “Wake -Trisha Kyner and David Friedheim”, Catonsville Community                            College, Catonsville,  MD

            “Artscape 2008, A Grendel’s Mother installation”, Community College of

                        Baltimore County, Dundalk campus gallery, Baltimore, MD

2005   “Friedheim - Faces”, Galerie Francoise, Baltimore, MD

“Bon Voyage, David Friedheim & Trisha Kyner” Claudia Chapline Gallery, Stinson Beach, CA

1997   "David Friedheim, Sculpture", Galerie Francoise, Baltimore, MD

1996   "Friedheim" San Francisco Art Dealers Association -                               Introductions, Claudia Chapline Gallery, Stinson Beach, CA

1990   "Chris Gavin + David Friedheim", Michael Ingbar Gallery, New York, NY

1989   "David Friedheim, Sculpture", Studio Art Gallery, State University of New                               York, Binghamton, NY

            "David Friedheim, Sculpture", The Gallery, Catonsville Community                                          College, Baltimore County, MD

            "David Friedheim and Mia Halton", Chameleon Gallery, Baltimore, MD

1989   "David Friedheim and Roger Cook", SS Art Gallery, Johnson City, NY

1984   "David Friedheim", Knoerle Gallery, St. Mary of the Woods College,

                        Terra Haute, IN

1982   "David Friedheim", SS Art Gallery, Johnson City, NY

 

 

Group Exhibitions:

2016   "ARTsites 2016", Laurel Community Center, Laurel, MD

2015   "ARTsites 2015", George Howard Building, Ellicott City, MD

2014   "ARTsites 2014", Howard County ARC, Ellicott City, MD

2013 - 15       "Sculpture for New Orleans", Grendle's Mother Pink Rabbit,

                        New Orleans, LA

            "Art Around Town", Grendel's Mother Pink Rabbit, Carbondale, CO

                        Best in Show Award

2012   "ARTsites 2012", Grendel's Moher Pink Rabbit, Elkridge Branch of the            Howard County Public Library, MD

            "Friedheim, Jones, Linder and Yablonsky", Anne Arundel Community                                     College, Arnold, MD

2010   "ArtScape 2010", Outdoor Sculpture Annual, Baltimore, MD

            "Pinch, A Sculptural Invitational", Howard Community College,

                        Columbia, MD

            "Childs Play", Community College of Baltimore County, Catonsville                                       Campus Art Gallery, Catonsville, MD

            "Confluence of Influence, Faculty Exhibit" CCBC, Catonsville, MD

2009   ArtScape 2009", Outdoor Sculpture Annual, Baltimore, MD

2008   “19th Annual Small and Miniature Show”, Aaron Gallery, Washington, DC

            “Faculty Exhibition”, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2006   “ArtScape Outdoor Sculpture Annual”, Baltimore, MD

2005   “ART Furniture”, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Artists Gallery,

                        San Francisco, CA

            “15 x 15”, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2004   "10th Annual Sculpture Show", Ruth Bancroft Garden, Walnut Creek, CA

            "California Dreaming", 600 Townsend, San Francisco, CA juror John Toki

2002   "Ippolito Memorial", Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY

2001   "Crucible Faculty Exhibition", Firefeast 2001, the Crucible, Berkeley, CA

            "Landscape Furnishings", Mill Valley Sculpture Garden, Mill Valley, CA

2000   "Abstractions & Constructions", Synopsys Inc.-Mountain View,

                        3Com  - Santa Clara, Aspect Communications- San Jose, CA 

            "Pacific Rim Sculptors", 600 Townsend, San Francisco CA

                        juror Ruth Braunstein

            "Crucible Faculty Exhibition", Firefeast 2000, the Crucible, Berkeley, CA

1999   "Presence", Contract Design Center, San Francisco, CA

                        juror Marvin Schenck

            "Diversity", Hayward City Hall, Hayward, CA

            "Crucible Faculty Exhibition", Firefeast 1999, the Crucible, Berkeley, CA

1998   "The Winter Show", Contract Design Center, San Francisco, CA

            "15 x 15", Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD

1998   "Treasures", Bradford Smock Gallery, San Francisco, CA

            "14th Annual", Coastal Arts Museum, Half Moon Bay, CA

                         juror Jerry Barrish

Exhibitions continued:

1998   "PACRIM Sculptors '98", Cooper/Molera Garden, Monterey, CA

1997   "Functional Furniture", Contract Design Center, San Francisco, CA

1997   "Pacific Rim Sculptors ", Claudia Chapline Gallery, Stinson Beach, CA

            "Sculpture 12 x 12", Contract Design Center, San Francisco, CA

            "Humor, Parody, Irony and Satire", Contract Design Center,

                        San Francisco, CA

            "Metal - Marked", Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA

            "10th Anniversary Exhibition", Claudia Chapline Gallery,

                        Stinson Beach, CA

1996   "Rinehart 100th Anniversary", Maryland Institute, College of Art,

                        Baltimore, MD

            "Art in the Garden", Pacific House, Monterey, CA

            "PAC RIM Sculptors Group at the Mother  Lode", Central Sierra Arts

                        Council, Sonora, CA

            "Eldred Alumni Memorial Invitational", University Art Museum,

                        State University of New York, Binghamton, NY

            "The Pacific Rim", Contract Design Center, San Francisco, CA

             juror Peter Selz

1995   "Through the Door", Contract Design Center, San Francisco, CA

                        juror Marian Parmenter

            "San Francisco Landscape Garden Show", Fort Mason Center,

                        San Francisco, CA

            "15 x 15", Maryland Institute, College  of Art, Baltimore, MD

1994   "The Pacific Rim Sculptures Group", Syntex Gallery, Palo Alto, CA

            "Sculpture Show", LIMN Gallery Pacific, San Francisco, CA

            "Nissan Automotive Trade Show", multiple sculptures,                           

,                            the Concourse Convention Center, San Francisco, CA

1993   "Mirror Miro", Architrave Gallery, San Francisco, CA

            "Winter Show", The Berkeley Store Gallery, Berkeley, CA

            "Small Works", A New Leaf Garden Gallery, Berkeley, CA

1992   "Whimsy or What", Dublin Civic Center, Dublin, CA

            "WHIMSY (or not)", Galerie Franciose, Baltimore, MD

            "Testing the Market", Untitled, A Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1991   "En Plein Air, a Sculpture Exhibition", Galerie Franciose, Baltimore, MD

            "Goin' To The Dogs", Elizabeth Fortner Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

            "Untitled, Multi-Media Works", The BAUhouse, Baltimore, MD

1990   "Small and Miniature", Aaron Gallery, Washington, D.C.

            "M.A.P. Benefit Exhibition", Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD

            "Censored/Censured", The BAUhouse, Baltimore, MD

1990   "Sculpture '90, David Friedheim, Javier Cabada, Deborah Perry and Vera Vandendries", Aaron Gallery, Washington, D.C.

            "As I See Myself", Life of Maryland Gallery, Baltimore, MD

 

Exhibitions continued:

1989   "Local Color", Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA

            "Decoy Art; 17 Perspectives", Academy of the Arts, Easton, MD

            "19 Maryland Artists", Chameleon Gallery, Baltimore, MD

1988   "Artists for AIDS, Expressions of the Human Face", Katzenstein Gallery,                                 Baltimore, MD

            "Approaches to the Human Figure", Arnold and Porter, Washington, D.C.

            "Window Installations", Tuttle Gallery, McDonogh School, MD

1987   "Cows", Cadme Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1986   "Fresh Ingredients", Cadme Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

            "David Friedheim, Dale Savit and Helen Sharkey", Maryland Institute,

                        College of Art, Baltimore, MD        

1986   "ARTSCAPE Indoor Sculpture Competition", Lyric Opera House and

                        One Charles Center, Baltimore, MD

            "The Last Picture Show", Anton Gallery, Washington, D.C.

1985   "Maryland Biennial 1985", Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

            "First International Competition", Ariel Gallery, New York, NY

1984   "Fourth Juried Competition", Turman Gallery, Terre Haute, IND

             "National Metal Sculpture Competition", Millerville University,

                        Millerville, PA

            "Artforms '84:Tippecance Biennial Exhibition", Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, IND

 

V. LECTURES, DEMONSTRATIONS AND COMMUNITY WORK:

            2015   Visiting Artist, Ann Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD

            2007   Visiting Artist (with Trisha Kyner), Rinehart School of Sculpture,                                      Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

            2007   Visiting Artist (with Trisha Kyner), Lecture, "Collaborative                                                     Sculpture", University of West Indies, Trinidad

            2006   Visiting Artist, Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY

 

VI.  SELECTED ARTICLES AND IMAGES IN PUBLICATIONS:

"Pink Bunny Takes up Residence", The Advocate, Jan. 8, 2014, photo.

"Preposterous Pink Bunny", NOLA Times Picayune, Jan. 3, 2014, photo.

"Bunny Drop", NOLA Defender, Dec. 30, 2013, photo.

"Couples Exhibition", The Sandpaper, Aug. 3, 2011, photo. on cover

“Grendel's Mother Show”, The Dundalk Eagle, July 17, 2008, photo

“Revelers at gate for food, music”, The Baltimore Sun, August, 2006, photo

“Uneasy Chairs”, San Francisco Weekly, Nov. 3-9, 2004, photo

"An Art Party for Everyone", Contra Costa Times, October 2003

"Community Partnerships and Outreach", Youngstown State Alumni Magazine,

            Fall 2002, photo.

"In the Studio", Youngstown Vindicator, March 2002, photo.

 

Selected Articles and Images in Publications continued:

"Pupils Create a Work of Mythical Proportions", Youngstown Vindicator,

            March, 2002

"New Mural Dedication", sfartsmagazine, January 2002

"Into the Crucib