Thomas Manzanarez

Portland, OR.

tjmanz@hotmail.com

EDUCATION:

2012 – ‘16       B.F.A.  Focus: Painting/Ceramics  Minor: Art History/Criticism

University of Montana

32 Campus Dr.

Missoula, MT. 59812

 

EXPERIENCE:

2012                Montana Meth Project: Paint the State Contest, Montana

                        Participated in workshops by Elizabeth Bass, Missoula, MT.

                        Wyskiver Wedding Independent Photography Session, Missoula, MT.

2013                Participated in 21st Annual Steamroller Matrix Print, The University of Montana

                        Participated in workshops with visiting artist Sarah Rockett, The University of Montana

                        Participated in Student Screen-printing Portfolio Exchange, The University of Montana

2012 – ‘14    Volunteer at Missoula Art Museum, Missoula, MT.

                        Independent Couples Photography, Missoula, MT.

                        Independent Family Portrait Photography, Missoula, MT.

                        Independent Headshots, Missoula, MT.

2012 – ‘15       Darkroom Lab Monitor – Work Study, The University of Montana

                        Artist Collective, The University of Montana

2016                Participated in workshops by Design Alternatives, Missoula, MT.

                        Lead Gallery Assistant for LGBT Center Gallery, Missoula, MT.

2017                Independent Headshots Photography, Missoula, MT.

                        Visual Poetry Showing, Missoula, MT.

                         

HONORS &

AWARDS:      

2012                Montana Meth Project – Paint the State Winner, Missoula MT.

                        Invitational University of Montana Student Exhibition

                        Institutional Scholarship from Cornish, Seattle, WA.

2013                Best of Show-Juried Drawing Collective Exhibition, The University of Montana

2014                Article in Kaimen Feb.7th, The University of Montana

2016                Guest Juror for LGBT Center Gallery

                        Permanent Commissions on Display at Trilogy, Helena MT.

 

EXHIBITIONS:

2012                Invitational Student Exhibition, The University of Montana

2012 – ‘16       The University of Montana Selective Annual Juried Art Show

2013                ‘Time and Place’ Photography Exhibition, The University of Montana

                        ‘Resistance is Futile’ Collaborative Installation, The University of Montana

                        ‘A Mother’s Best Friend’ Solo Lightshaft Installation , The University of Montana

2013 – ‘15       Student Painting Collective Exhibition, The University of Montana

                        Student Drawing Collective Exhibition, The University of Montana

2015                ‘Daddy’s Boy’ Solo Lightshaft Installation, The University of Montana

                        B.F.A. Senior Thesis Exhibition, The University of Montana

                        Archie Bray’s Selective Juried Show, Helena, MT.

2015 – ‘16       1st & 2nd Annual Juried Exhibition, Frontier Space, Missoula, MT.

2016                ‘Quiet, Afternoon Crush’ Solo Exhibition, LGBT Center Gallery, Missoula, MT.

                        Trilogy Opening Night, Solo Exhibition, Helena, MT.

                        ‘Man-Up’ Solo Exhibition, Frontier Space, Missoula, MT.

                       

REFERENCES:

                        Beth Lo

                        The University of Montana

                        32 Campus Dr.

                        406.243.5893

                        Elizabeth.lo@umontana.edu

 

                        Christopher Dufala

                        The University of Montana

                        32 Campus Dr.

                        mrdufalis@yahoo.com