Sean Mueller

E-mail: seanmichaelmueller@gmail.com

 

Education:

Masters of Fine Arts (pending) – University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK                                                                                                            2019

BA Studio Art, Focus Sculpture, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC                                                                                                            2015

Studio Art Centers International, Florence, Italy (Sculpture, Drawing, Art History)                                                                                            2014

 

Teaching Experience:

Graduate Student Instructor, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK   (Material, Space, Process)                                                                        2017

Teaching Assistant, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK (CORE 2 – 3D concepts, Digital Fabrication, Material, Space, Process)               2016-2017

Teaching Assistant and Studio Manager, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC                                                                                       2015-2016

 

Grants and Awards:

Mid-South Sculpture Alliance Scholarship Winner                                                                                                                            2018

John R. Potts Jr. Sculpture Award, University of Oklahoma                                                                                                                              2018

University of Oklahoma Robberson Research Grant                                                                                                                            2017

                                                                                      o   Grant Budget - $500.00

John R. Potts Jr. Sculpture Award, University of Oklahoma                                                                                                                              2017

College of Charleston Distinguished Student Award For Sculpture                                                                                                                  2015

North Charleston International Sculpture Exhibition Honorable Mention                                                                                                          2015

College of Charleston URCA - MAYS Grant Recipient                                                                                                                                      2015

                           For the creation of sculpture in Collaboration with Artist Jarod Charzewski, Intended for Public Display

                                                                                      o   Grant Budget - $5,000.00

South Carolina Life Scholarship                                                                                                                                                              2011-2015

North Carolina Scholastics Art Award Show Honorable Mention                                                                                                                      2010

 

Exhibitions: 

2018

-   Mid-South Sculpture Alliance Conference Scholarship Winner Group Exhibition - Gallery 1010 Knoxville, TN

-   The Catastrophe - Lightwell Gallery, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

-   Head-Space - Lightwell Gallery, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK

2016-2017

-   Path #3 - Lions Park Public Art Exhibition, Norman, OK

-   ReCycled – Gallery Exhibition. York County Arts Coucnil, Rock Hill, SC

Gallery Exhibition with artist Leah Cabinum

-   Tires and Spokes - Northglenn Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Northglenn, CO.

Collaboration. Purchased and Donated for Permanent Display

-   The Bicycle Tower - Art on the Streets Transit Gallery Colorado Springs, CO

   Originally Commissioned by Art on the Atlanta Beltline, Atlanta, GA

-   Re-Cycled – Edition #2- Ocala Outdoor Sculpture Competition, Ocala, FL Collaboration

2015-2016

-    Re-Cycled - Civic Center Park Exhibition, New Port Beach, CA .

Funded by URCA MAYS Grant. Collaboration.

-    Tires and Spokes - Art on the Streets Transit Gallery Colorado Springs, CO

 Funded by URCA MAYS Grant. Collaboration.

-    The Bicycle Carousel - North Charleston National Sculpture Competition, Charleston, SC

Funded by URCA MAYS Grant. Collaboration. Purchased for Private Collection.

2014-2015

-    Charleston Fashion Week Emerging Designer

Collaboration with designer Julie Le. Charleston, SC

-    SACI Jules Maidoff Gallery Group Exhibition

2013-2014

-    “Art Matters” Group Exhibition

2010

-    2010 North Carolina Scholastics Art Award Show (Honorable Mention)

 

 

Commissions:

-    Path #3 - Commissioned by Norman Arts Council, Lions Park, Norman, OK

o   Commission Budget - $500.00

-    The Bicycle Tower - Commissioned by Art on the Atlanta Beltline, Atlanta, GA

o   Commission Budget - $2,500.00

-    The Unicycle Ceiling Fan - 229 St Philip St, Charleston, SC 29403

o   Commission Budget - $3,750.00

 

Bibliography:

Dickinson, Dan. “College of Charleston Arts Grad Gaining Reputation in Public Sculpture.” The College today, 27 July 2015, today.cofc.edu/2015/07/20/public-sculpture/.