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Tony Askew
Anthony Askew_______________

PRESENT TITLE:    Professor of Art, Director of Reynolds Gallery

            WESTMONT COLLEGE
            955 La Paz Road
            Santa Barbara, CA    93108

HOME ADDRESS:    2331 Stanwood Drive                      PORTLAND  ADDRESS
            Santa Barbara, CA    93103           4532 N.E. 38th St.
                                                                                              Portland, Oregon 97211
HOME PHONE:    (805) 962-8090                                  503 493 0488

WORK PHONE:    (805) 565-6161

EDUCATION
            M.A., California State University, Los Angeles, 1971- Printmaking
            B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1962- Art/Sociology
            General Secondary Credential, California State University Los Angeles, 1966
            Otis-Parsons Art Institute, Los Angeles, 1966- Graduate Work
            Temple University, Philadelphia, 1967- Travel education
            Tyler School of Art, Rome, Italy, 1967- Travel education

EMPLOYMENT
            1984 – Present        Westmont College, Professor, Art Department.
                        Gallery Director, Reynolds Gallery
            1984 – 1987        Director, Arts Ascent – Summer Art Camp
            1982 – 1984        Westmont College Instructor – Art Department
1972 – 1981    Santa Barbara High School, Department Chairman of five person Art Department
1969 – 1972    Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA
    Instructor of Painting and Design Edison High School, Huntington Beach Instructor of Drawing, Painting, and Design. Elected chairmen of five person Art Department.
1967 – 1969    Hoover High School, Glendale, CA
    Instructor of Commercial Art, Design, and Ceramics.
1964 – 1970    Thermal Products Inc., Cost Accounting and Price Control Clerk. Designer and Sales Trainee City of Commerce, Quality Control Sample Making and Package Design

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Instructor of painting, drawing, printmaking, and commercial art. Designed and innovated a new course in printmaking which included developing a printmaking lab with intaglio and silk screen equipment, and a large etching press. Advanced commercial art and printmaking. Design fundamentals, watercolor teaching and acrylic painting.

Exhibitions and Collections
            Diane Nelson Gallery, Laguna Beach, California
            Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park
            Santa Barbara Museum of Art
            Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara
            Riverside Art Museum
            Golden West College, Huntington Beach
            University of California, Santa Barbara
            California State University at Los Angeles
            Municipal Gallery” Oslo, Norway and Trondheim, Norway
            Ely House, London, England
            Brigham Young University, Utah
            California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, California
            Minot State College, Minot, North Dakota
            Watkins Institute, Nashville, Tennessee
            Bradley Galleries, Laguna Beach and Montecito, California
            Kerrwood Hall,Westmont College
            Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, California
            Kirvan Bartosewitz Gallery, Palm Springs, CA

Organization Affiliations
Santa Barbara museum of Art Education Board Member 1988 to present
Santa Barbara Community College Adult Education Advisory Board 2001 – 2004
Westmont College Design Committee 1996 - 2004           
            Montecito Protective Association Board Member 1986
            Montecito Beautification Committee
            El Montecito Presbyterian Church
Santa Barbara Museum Education Committee 1985
Theatre of the Handicapped – Board Member 1980 to present
            Glen Oaks Home Owners Association
            International Graphics Society
            Los Angeles Printmaking Society
            Artist-member Laguna Beach Museum of Art
            Santa Barbara Artist’s Association, Board Member – 2 years
            California Art Education Association
            Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity – Alumni Corporation President 1978 to present
            Art Affiliates of U.C.S.B. Board Member 1978 – 1980

Exhibits

2005    Faculty Show Westmont College, January 18 – March 12
2004    December, In Celebration of Advent, Mount Calvary Church, Santa Barbara, CA
2004     October – November, Sacred Sights/Sites Sacred Rights/Rites, Jewish Community Center, Santa Barbara, CA
2004     May, Santa Barbara Assemblage, Art From Scrap, Santa Barbara, CA
2004     Concepts of Fortune, Caruso Woods Fine Art, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     November, Best of the Best 2003, Lompoc Valley Arts Association, Honorable Mention, Santa Barbara County Wide Show, Lompoc, CA
2003     April – May, 10th Annual Printmakers Show, First Prize, Santa Barbara Falkner Gallery, Santa Barbara Library, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     June, Celebrity Bird House, Community Arts and Music Association, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     April – June, Visions of Peace, Karpeles Manuscript Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     September – October, Collage and Assemblage Fielding Institute, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     July, Art About Peace, Jewish Community Center, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     May, Santa Barbara Assemblage, First Prize, “What Will They Create?”, Art From Scrap, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     March, The Art of Postcard, Los Angeles Arts College Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2002     May, All Saints Art Show, Santa Barbara, CA
2002     May, Creative Conundrum, Art From Scrap, Santa Barbara, CA
2002     April, Celebrity Birdhouse Exhibit, The Riviera, Santa Barbara, CA
2001     October, In the Abstract, Buttonwood Farms Gallery, Solvang, CA
2001     September - October, “Alchemy”, Suit Ozor Fine Arts, Santa Barbara, CA
2001     August, Art Faculty Show, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
2000     December, Cover Art – The Santa Barbara Independent, Santa Barbara, CA
2000     September, Hot Summer Color, Frame Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
2000    April, Print Exhibit, Svit Ozor Gallery of Fine Arts, Santa Barbara, CA
2000    April, Celebrating Motherhood Group Exhibit, Villa Mazella, Santa Barbara, CA
2000     January - February, The Right to Assemble, California State University Los Angeles Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2000     January, Svit Ozor Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1999     February - March, Responses 2 Person Show, The Frameworks De La Guerra Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1999     November, 21 Artists, Cabrillo Arts Center, Santa Barbara, CA
1998     October, Small Images Show, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA
1997     October, Artwalk—Featured Artist—Natural History Museum, Santa Barbara, CA
1997     October - November, An Artful Celebration, C.S.U.L.A. 50th Anniversary Exhibit featuring Alumni Artists, Los Angeles, CA
1996     October, Small Images Exhibit, First Place Award, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1995     September, Faculty Exhibit, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
1995     May 25 – July 25, The Monotype Forum, Amador County Arts Gallery, Sutter Creek, CA
1994     January - February, Duo by Group 16, Frameworks Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1993     June - July, Art for the Environment, Mall of the Americas, St. Paul, MN
1992     July - August, “Enigmatic Variations”, Art Resources Gallery, St. Paul, MN
1992     June, Biada Art Gallery, Mount St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA
1992    May – June, Watercolor – Dancia House, Santa Barbara, CA
1992     March - April, Chairs for Charity, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
1991     September, Group 16, Cabrillo Arts Center, Santa Barbara, CA
1991     April - May, Group 16, Art Exhibit, Dancia House, Santa Barbara, CA
1991     August - September, Faculty Exhibit, Westmont College, CA
1991     December 1990 - January 1991, Art Life World Tour Exhibit, Momentum Gallery, Ventura, CA
1991    May – June, Print Exhibit – Westmont College Reynolds Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1990    May – June, Major Watercolor Exhibit – Art Resources Gallery, St. Paul, MN
1990    Central Coast Watercolor Society, Aquarius XIII, Juried Awards Show, San Luis Obispo Art Center, San Luis Obispo, CA
1990    March, Student Faculty Exchange Exhibit, Biola University, La Mirada, CA
1988    August, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1988    July, Santa Barbara Art Council Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1988    February, Kirvan-Bartosewitz, Plam Springs, CA
1986    May – June, Major One Person Show, Watercolors, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1986    December – January, Christmas Show, Diane Sassone Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
1985    September – October, Group Show, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1985    September, One Person Show, Watercolors, Kerrwood Art Gallery, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA

Lectures – 1991

2004     October, Panel Discussion, Moderator on the Sacred in the Arts, Jewish Federation of Santa Barbara, CA
2004     September, The Art of Sacrifice – Introduction into Intaglio Printmaking, Reynolds Gallery, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
2001     November 7, Invention and Intention of Art, Westmont Downtown and University Club, Santa Barbara, CA
2000     June - Contemporary Arts Forum - Print and Lecture, Santa Barbara, CA
1991     September 16 – Identifying the Original Art Print, Montecito Library, Santa Barbara, CA
1990    May 19 – The Art of Abstraction/Watercolor Technique, Art Resources Gallery, St. Paul, MN


Ajudication – Curating

2004    October, Judge and Curator, Natural History Museum Artwalk, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     October, Judge and Curator, Natural History Museum Artwalk, Santa Barbara, CA
2002     October, Juror and Curator, Natural History Museum Artwalk, Santa Barbara, CA
1999     March, Juror – Santa Barbara Scholarship Federation, Santa Barbara, CA
1994     March, 10th Anniversary Wine Classic, San Luis Obispo, CA
1992     May, Juror and Curator, Santa Barbara Arts Association


Honors and Awards/Grants and Fellowships
2007     First Prize    $500.00    Central Coast Printmakers Competition
2007      2nd Prize     Santa Barbara Printmakers Competition

2004     May, Leadership Award and Certificate of Appreciation, Arts, Culture and Education Forum, Santa Barbara County
2003    November, Best of the Best 2003, Lompoc Valley Arts Association, Honorable Mention, Santa Barbara County Wide Show, Lompoc, CA
2003    October, Distinguished Professor Award, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     June, Partners in Education Recognition Certificate, Visual Art and Design Academy, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     May, Santa Barbara Assemblage, First Prize, “What Will They Create?”, Art From Scrap, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     April – May, 10th Annual Printmakers Show, First Prize, Santa Barbara Falkner Gallery, Santa Barbara Library, Santa Barbara, CA
2003     March, The Art of Postcard – Purchase Award, Los Angeles Arts College Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA   
2002     Hansen-Montgomery Gallery Development Grant, Three-year gallery funding and development award
1997     October, Artwalk—Selected as Featured Artist— One Person Show, Natural History Museum, Santa Barbara, CA
1996     October, Small Images Exhibit, First Place Award, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA


Publications

2005    Cover Art – Kenosis; a Song Cycle, Randall VanderMey, Santa Barbara, CA
2004    Cover and Poster Design – Canticle CD, Phyllis Zimmerman, Santa Barbara, CA
2003    Cover Art – Kenosis; a Song Cycle, Randall VanderMey, Santa Barbara, CA
1995     Cover Art – Spring Choral Concert, Phyllis Zimmerman, Santa Barbara, CA
1990    Sprint – Reproduction/cover design Spring Program
    Watercolor Sonata, Ordway Music Theatre, Spring Vol. V, #4, St. Paul, MN
1987    Limited Edition Painting Reproduction – Festival, 22” x 32” #8178, New York Graphic Society, Greenwich, CT International distribution
1987    Limited Edition Painting Reproduction – Kachina, 22” x 32” #8202, New York Graphic Society, Greenwich, CT International distribution
1987    Limited Edition Painting Reproduction – Garden Sonnet, 22” x 32” #8203, New York Graphic Society, Greenwich, CT International distribution




Exhibits and Collections

One man show
1991    February, New Works on Paper, Montecito Frame & Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1990    May – June, Major Watercolor Exhibit – Art Resources Gallery, St. Paul, MN
1986    May – June, Major One Person Show, Watercolors, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1985    September, One Person Show, Watercolors, Kerrwood Art Gallery, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
1984    December – January 1985, Major One Person Show, Watercolors, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1983    November – December 1, Paintings and Prints, Montecito Library, Montecito, CA
1983    October 5, Watercolor Paintings, Kerrwood Gallery, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
1982    May 7 – June 6, 20 Watercolor Paintings, Major one man exhibit, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1981    November, Prints, Montecito Gallery, Montecito, CA
1976    June 5 – 6, Opening Exhibit, 25 Watercolor paintings, Bradley Galleries, Montecito, CA
1973    March, Paintings and Prints, Bradley Galleries, Montecito, CA
1972    April, Ecological Graphics, 20 Prints (etching) Santa Barbara Public Library, Santa Barbara, CA
1971    September, Masters Exhibit, Printmaking, California State University at Los Angeles
1971    January 18 – February 8, 25 Drawings and Etchings, Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA

Group Shows
1992    November, Group 16, Santa Barbara Library Lobby, Santa Barbara, CA
1992    October – November, Group 16, Dancia House, Santa Barbara, CA
1992    September – October, Trilogies, Group 16, The Frameworks Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1992    July, Enigmatic Variations, Art Resources Gallery, St. Paul, MN
1992    May – June, Small Images, Group 16, Reynolds Gallery Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
1991    September, Group 16, Cabrillo Arts Center, Santa Barbara, CA
1991    August – September, Current Work, Reynolds Gallery Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
1990    Central Coast Watercolor Society, Aquarius XIII, Juried Awards Show, San Luis Obispo Art Center, San Luis Obispo, CA
1990    March, Student/Faculty Exchange Exhibit, Biola University, La Mirada, CA
1988    August, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1988    July, Santa Barbara Art Council Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1988    March, Roberts Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1988    February – Kirvan-Bartosewitz, Palm Springs, CA
1986    December - January, Christmas Show, Diane Sassone Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
1985    December – January 1986, Christmas Show, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1985    September – October, Group Show, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1984    Holiday Group Show, First Impressions, Carmel, CA and The Court Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1984    Holiday Exhibit, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1984    Master and Student Exhibit, The Art Corner Gallery Santa Barbara Arts Council, Santa Barbara, CA
1984    Diverse Images Invitational Group Exhibit, Cabrillo Arts Center, Santa Barbara, CA
1983    November 24  - January 1, Holiday Exhibit, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1983    January 14 – January 30, Valentines by Artists, Bartoli and Ashton Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1983    March, Nine Innovative Artists, Cabrillo Arts Center, Santa Barbara, CA
1982    November 21, Holiday Home Art Show, Montecito, CA
1982    November 12 – December 23, Holiday Exhibit, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1982    November 8, Santa Barbara Invitational, National Hospice Week, James M. Hanson Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1982    April 24 – 25, Affair in the Garden, Art Show of Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills, CA
1982    February, Valentine Show, The Frameworks Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1982    January 5 – February, Printmakers 82, 7 printmakers, Cabrillo Arts Center, Santa Barbara, CA
1981    December 6, Holiday Show, Montecito, CA
1981    December 4, Holiday Exhibition, The Frameworks, Santa Barbara, CA
1981    December 10, Holiday Group Show, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1981    Western Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce 24th Semi-Annual Arts and Craft Show 1981, Los Angeles, CA
1981    September 27, Watercolor and Print Exhibit, Private home Showing, Lomen Heights, CA
1979    Small group shows all year, Graphic Images, Goleta, CA
1979    December 11, Holiday Exhibit, Court Gallery, Victoria Court, Santa Barbara, CA
1979    December 9, Holiday Exhibit, Montecito, CA
1975    December 14, Group Holiday Exhibit, Bradley Galleries, Montecito, CA
1975    June 1, Summer Two Artist Show, Ebert Gallery, Corona del Mar, CA
1974    April, Children’s Home Society Art Fair
1974    November 24 – December 30, Three Santa Barbara Artists, Bradley Galleries, Montecito, CA
1973    Holiday Exhibit, Bradley Galleries, Montecito, CA
1972    May 15, Group Show, A.A.U.W. Auxiliary Show, Orange, CA
1972    November 15, Holiday Art Exhibit, Three artists show, Santa Ana, CA
1972    Spring Membership Show, Laguna Beach Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
1972    March 10 – April10, Los Angeles Prints, Los Angeles Printmaking Society, Barnsdale Park, Los Angeles, CA
1972    February 3 – 27, California Print Invitational, Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA
1971    November 15 – December 19, Cerritos Open 71, Cerrito College Art Gallery, Norwalk, CA
1971    November 6 – 24, All Media Membership Show, Laguna Beach Art Association, Laguna Beach, CA


Gallery References

98 – Present    Represented by Caroso Woods Gallery, prints and collages, Santa Barbara, CA
92 – Present    Continuous group showings, paintings and prints, Indigo Design Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
84 – 92    Continuous group showing, paintings and prints, Delphine Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
84 – 85    Continuous group showing, prints, Court Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
79 – 81    Continuous Exhibition, Graphic Images, Goleta, CA
74 – 79    Continuous national and international touring shows as member of Los Angeles Printmaking Society, Korean Purchase Award 1974
74 – 77    Continuous Exhibition, Graphic Images, Goleta, CA
73 – 77    Continuous Exhibition, paintings, Fireside Gallery, Carmel, CA
72 – 76    Active Exhibition, Santa Barbara Art Association, Santa Barbara Public Library, Santa Barbara, CA
69 – 72    Active Exhibition, Laguna Beach Art Association