Abbreviated Professional Record for Robert Martin



Contact Information


Office

California State University

Department of Art

5151 State University Dr

Los Angeles, CA 90032

323.343.4029 office

323.343.4045 fax

rjmartin@calstatela.edu



Education


Degrees

MFA    University of Wisconsin,  Department of Art, Madison WI

BS        Florida A & M University, Department of Art , Tallahassee, Fl



Teaching  & Administrative Appointments


Professor  – California State University, Los Angeles, September 2005 – present

Department Chair – California State University, Los Angeles, September 2005 – 2009

Department Chair – Wayne State University, Detroit MI, August 2000 – 2002

Professor - Wayne State University, Detroit MI, August 1986 – 2005

Assistant Professor – Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL , September 1981 – 1986



Recent Courses Taught 2006-09


Art 109: Three Dimensional Art Fundamentals

Art 180: Introduction to Computer Graphics
            Art 159: Introduction to Drawing
            Art 418: Business Principles and Practices for Artist and Designers
            Art 449: Video for Artist

Art 468: Advance Problems in Design - Motion Graphics

Art 598: MFA Directed Study



Websites


            http://www.robertmartin.biz/home/welcome.html

        http://robertmartin-edu.info/cal_state_la/luckman_gallery.html

          http://www.calstatela.edu/academic/art/robertmartin.php



        Professional Achievements



Recent Refereed  State, National and International Exhibitions/Performances


2010    Group Exhibition, George N’Namdi Gallery, Detroit MI


2010    Live Cinema Summit Interactive Performance,  Military Theater, College , Columbia College, Chicago, IL


2008    SoundWalk Sound and Visual Art Installations, East Village Arts District, Long Beach, CA


2007    California State University Printmaking Invitational, Janet Turner Print Museum at Cal State – Chico

2006    Video Lounge: Expanded Cinema for the Digital Age, A video screening curated by Leslie Raymond and Antony Flackett at the College Arts Association Conference in Boston


2005    Athens International Film & Video Festival, Athens Ohio


2004    2nd International Symposium of Interactive Art at Yeditepe University, Instanbul, Turkey



Recent  Professional Consultation


2009-10    Peer Panelist for the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles


2007-08    Juror for East Los Angeles Community College Annual Student Art Exhibition


2006-07    Peer Panelist for the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles


Feb - 07    External Program Reviewer for Loras College, Dubuque, IA


2006-07    Review Panelist for the California State University System’s Summer Arts Program


2005-06    Compton Communicative Arts Academy Advisory Board Member



Exhibitions Curated


June-08    Curator for 15 Seconds of Fame: An Online Exhibition of Cell Phone Art for the Luckman

                    Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles

                    http://www.robertmartin.biz/home/welcome.html


June-95    Hi Tech, Lo Tech High, High Art, Metropolitan Center for the Arts, Detroit, MI


Mar – 90    The Electronic Artist, Detroit Artist Market Gallery, Detroit, MI


Jan – 88    9 Afro American Printmakers, Department of Art Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI


Feb – 79    William T. Williams, Union Gallery, University of Wisconsin - Madison



Journal Editor


2011        New Directions in the Humanities, Universidad de Granada, Campus La Cartuja,

                Granada, Spain



Publications


2008         Self‐Published Book “15 Seconds of Fame” Printed and sold by Blub.com



University Service

Feb 2009        VIP Day


Nov 2008        Eagle Fest Day organizer


Feb 2006        Preview Day organizer



College Service

Winter 2009    Faculty Affairs (Replacement for Luis Bermudez)


Winter 2009    ISAC (Replacement for Richard Wearn)


2006               Fiscal Officer Search Committee

2006               Dean Search Committee



Department Committees

2010‐11         Scholarship & Honors


2010‐11         Instructional & Student Affairs/Curriculum

2010‐11         Grievance


Spring 2009    Part‐Time Gallery Director Search Committee Chair


2006‐07          Animation Search Committee Chair (Replacement for Tony Longson)


Fall 2006         Photo Tech Search Chair


Fall 2005         Tool Crib Tech Search Chair



Department Service


2005‐07           Authored TA Orientation Booklet


2008‐present   Dept Webmaster


2008‐09           Supervised & organized CSULA’s participation in CAA‐USC Exhibition for Carol

                        Reynolds & Francoise Studer

2008‐09           Library Liaison


2005‐06           Organized Art Advisory Board


2005‐06           Photographed images in Art recruiting brochure


2006‐07           Developed undergraduate, graduate and alumni survey


Feb 2006          Organized Career Pathways for the Department of Art


2005‐2009        Recruiting for Art Department & College of Arts & Letters


2005‐present    Photographed images for Dept website



Gallery Representation George N’Namdi Galleries


                        Detroit, MI

                        Chicago, IL

                        New York, NY



Permanent Collections


    Art Center of Battle Creek, Battle Creek, MI

    Arthur Anderson & Company, Atlanta, GA

    Atlanta Life Insurance Company, Atlanta, GA

    Bank of Nashville, Nashville, TN

    Birmingham Museum of Art Birmingham, AL

    Buckhead Public Library, Atlanta, GA

    Castellani Art Museum, Niagara, NY

    Chaimp and Wenger, PC, Detroit, MI

    Chattahoochee Valley Art Association, LaGrange, GA

    Cincinnati Bell Information Center, Cincinnati, OH

    Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

    First Federal Reserve Bank, Atlanta, GA

    Florida A & M University Credit Union, Tallahassee, FL

    Florida A & M University School of Architecture, Tallahassee, FL

    House of Prints of the Cultural Foundation, Parana, Brazil

    Huntsville Museum of Art, Huntsville, AL

    Manning & Martin Law Firm, Atlanta, GA

    Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, AL

    Polk Multi-Dimensional Intelligence, Southfield, MI

    Universidad Federal Da Bahia, Museu Afro-Brasileiro, Salvador-BA, South America

    University of Montevallo, Montevallo, AL

    University of Wisconsin, memorial Union, Madison, WI

    Warwick Museum, Warwick, RI

 
 

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