EDUCATION

1993

 

1983

 

1982

 

1981

Master of Fine Arts - Studio Emphasis: Painting

San Diego State University, San Diego, California

Single Subject Credential -  Art

San Diego State University, San Diego, California

Post Graduate Work, Art/Art History

National Chengchi University Taipei, Taiwan

Bachelor of Arts - Painting

California State University Chico, Chico, California


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Present

 

Associate Professor of Art

San Diego State University

Responsibilities and accomplishments include: Teaching studio courses in sculpture.  Development, management and advising for the Art Education emphasis area.  Authored the Single Subject Waiver program approved by the California commission on teaching Credentialing (1994).  Authored course Art 385 History and Practice of Art Education.

Arts Coordinator

Carlsbad Unified School District

Responsibilities included: Developing, implementing and managing during and after school arts programs for six elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school.  This included hiring and training artists, curriculum design, classroom management workshops, and assessment.  Programs ranged from short and long term residencies, performances, and professional development workshops for teachers.  Other responsibilities included: managing and supervising existing programs, working in partnership with City Arts Office, The national Association of Music Merchants, The Institute for Arts Education and other local arts agencies.

Teaching Artist

The Institute for Arts Education San Diego

I.A.E. is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing high quality instruction, performances, teacher training workshops, and assessment models to San Diego Schools.

Adjunct Faculty

Miracosta College

Adjunct Faculty

Miramar College

Science Instructor

La Palma Continuation High School Carlsbad Unified

Visual Art Instructor

Carlsbad Unified School

Developed and implemented a sequential visual arts curriculum for students K-6 at two Carlsbad schools.


EXHIBITIONS

2013

 

 

 

 

 

2012

 

 

 

2011

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2006

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2005

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2004

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2003

 

 

 

 

 

 

2002

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2001

 

 

 

2000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1999

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1998

 

 

 

1997

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1996

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1995

 

 

1993

STATE: a moment in sculpture at SDSU

Group Exhibition: Richard Keely, Ainsley Buhl, Matt Picon, Aren Skalman.

Art Produce Gallery, San Diego, CA

Scratch: New sculpture by Richard Keely

Keller Gallery, Point Loma Nazarene University

San Diego, CA

Public Artist's Private Works

Curated by Karen McGuire

William Cannon Art Gallery

Carlsbad, CA

Drawing Expanse

Group Exhibition

Space for Art

San Diego, CA

Gulf

Film Collaboration with Anna O'Cain

Screening and Lecture

Pascagoula Library

Pascagoula, MS

Clearing the Clouds: Encounters with New World Aviators

New Photographs by Richard Keely

The Centro Artistico Y Cultural Buena Vista

El Paso, Texas

Gulf

Film Collaboration with Anna O'Cain

Seeing and lecture World Cultures Program

San Diego City College

San Diego, CA

Paper to Place: an exhibition of site-specific proposals highlighting engagements in public

art in San Diego

Collaboration with Anna O'Cain

Kruglak Gallery, Miracosta College

Oceanside, CA

Gulf

Installation/Film Collaboration with Anna O'Cain

Alt.pictureshows.2010, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego

San Diego, CA

Gulf  

Film Collaboration with Anna O’Cain

Screening as part of the Viewers Choice Alt.pictureshows.2010

Sherwood Auditorium La Jolla Museum of Art

La Jolla, CA

Found: Two one person exhibitions: Richard Keely and Chuck Moffit

Boehm Gallery, Palomar College

San Marcos, CA

All Adds Up: Celebrating Twenty Years of Exhibitions

 Invitational group exhibition

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library

 La Jolla, CA

High Water

Collaborative installation with Anna O'Cain

Kruglak Gallery, Miracosta College

Oceanside, CA

In Place: Invitational Group Exhibition

SCA Contemporary Art

Albuquerque, NM

Waterline: Looking and Listening after Katrina

Collaborative Installation with Anna O'Cain

Kellar Gallery, Point Loma Nazarene Univerisity

San Diego, CA

Floating and Falling: Recent objects and images by Richard Keely

Southwestern College

Chula Vista, CA

United and Severed: That window of time

Collaborative Installation with Richard Keely, Anna O'Cain, Kristine Diekman, Karen Shaffman

Art Produce Gallery

San Diego, CA

LOOKY SEE: A Summer Show

Curated by Meg Linton

Otis College of Art and Design

Los Angeles, CA

United and Severed: That window of time

Collaborative Installation with Richard Keely, Anna O'Cain, Kristine Diekman, Karen

Shaffman

California Center for the Arts

Escondido, CA

Bloom New Sculpture by Richard Keely

Crossing Tracks Gallery

San Diego, CA

Richard Keely

One-person  exhibition. 

The Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray State University

Murray, Kentucky

Gunpowder Mandala

Collaboration with Anna O'Cain

Documentary video Art Around Adams Curated by Tony Allard

San Diego, CA

Love Handles

Group Exhibition, Curated by Leslie Nemour

Crossing Tracks Gallery

San Diego, CA

Richard Keely

One-person exhibition

University Art Gallery, California State University Chico

Chico, CA

Unnatural Wonders

Group exhibition curated by Sandra Doore

Victoria, BC, Canada

The Sift Series

One person exhibition, Simayspace at Art College International

San Diego, CA

Gun Powder Mandala Series

Exhibition and performance with Anna O'Cain

Art Produce Gallery

San Diego, CA

Sift: An Exhibition of Recent Work by Richard Keely

CAD/XO Gallery, Curated by Sallie Douglas Gordon, Sponsored by John Podmajersky, Inc.

and the Chicago Arts District

Combined Talents: The Florida International 2005

Juried by Scott Groeniger and Mark Messersmith

Museum of Fine Art, Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

Gunpowder Mandala: Hair of the Dog

Performance with Anna O'Cain

Crossing Tracks Gallery

San Diego, CA

Love Dove

Group Exhibition, Curated by Leslie Nemour

Crossing Tracks Gallery

San Diego, CA

Balloons/Bonnets/Flowers Sculptural Drawings and Studies by Richard Keely

Selective Hearing Gallery

San Diego, CA

Nature: objects and drawings Anna O”Cain and Richard Keely

Crossing Tracks Gallery

San Diego, CA

Tazeka The Art of Giving

Jewish Cultural Center - Exhibition and Fundraiser

La Jolla, CA

With or Without Love

Group Exhibition, Curated by Leslie Nemour

Crossing Tracks Gallery

San Diego, CA

Pang: Objects by Richard Keely

Gallery 4016

Los Angeles, CA

INDUSTREEL LITE AND MAJICK

Group exhibition curated by Jason Sherry

The Muse Gallery

San Diego, CA

Glued, Screwed and Nailed

Group Exhibition at Flux Gallery

San Diego, CA

Letters from Kat and Lilley Lee

Performance with Anna O'Cain

Text Fest Beyond Barogue

Los Angeles, CA

Richard Keely/Anna O'Cain

Spruce Street Forum

San Diego, CA

Twist, Turn and Wrest: Measuring Up

Installation with Anna O'Cain

Margo's Fine Arts and Crafts

Buffalo, WY

San Diego Salon 2000 Invitational

Group Exhibition

Arts College International

San Diego, CA

Twist, Turn Wrest: Five Places to Sit

Installation with Anna O'Cain

Sweeney Art Gallery, University California Riverside

Riverside, CA

20 Years 20 Artist

Group exhibition curated by Jill Martinez

Korean Cultural Center

Los Angeles, CA

Bare Suppositions/Private Investigations: New Work by Anna O'Cain and Richard Keely

Miracosta College

Oceanside, CA

R. Mutt

Group exhibition curated by David Andersen

Pauling Gallery

Oregon City, OR

Mixed Media

2 one-person exhibitions

Southwestern College

Chula Vista, CA

Bells and Whistles: Sidetracked at the Library Installation

Installation with Anna O'Cain

California State University San Marcos

San Marcos, CA

Presence: 18 area sculptors

Curated by Dan Fuller

Mandeville Gallery, University California San Diego

La Jolla, CA

Red Acrobat

Curated by Anjinette Escobar Visual Arts Gallery, University California San Diego

La Jolla, CA

Self-Exam: New Work by Richard Keely

Grittith/Lyton Contemporary Exhibitions Costa Meda

Los Angeles, CA

Distended Lode

Installation with Lynn Hendrick

Boehm Gallery, Palomar College

San Marcos, CA

In Your Own Backyard

Curated by Trang Tnugen

Escondido Center for the Arts

Escondido, CA

Festivo Cultural exchange invitational

Centro Cultural De La Raza

Tijuana, Mexico

Windows, Lenses, Holes and Sacks New Work by Richard Keely

Boehm Gallery, Palomar College

San Marcos, CA

Too Thick to Chew/ The Aphasic Works

Installation with Lynn Jenrick

Athenaeum Music and Art Library

La Jolla, CA


PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2006

 

 

1994

Aviara Community Park

Public commission for the City of Carlsbad

Carlsbad, CA

Canyon Piece

Public commission for the Community of Mission Hills SD Commission for Arts and Culture

San Diego, CA


BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Valdez, Cynthia “Looky SEE: a summer show: THE: Magazine of and for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA October 2008

Kendricks, NeilTHE DOWNTOWN TOUR” San Diego Union-Tribune, San Diego CA March 30, 20006 Night and Day p. 35

Workman, Michael. “Eye Exam: Back to School” New City, Chicago August    18, 2005, p. 1

Florida State University Museum of Fine Arts. Tallahassee, FL

“Combined Talents: The Florida International 2005” Exhibition catalogue, August 2005

Pincus, Robert L. “Visual Mischeif” San Diego Union Tribune San Diego, CA July 24, 2003 Night and Day pp. 51-52

Pincus, Robert L. “mixed Bag” San Diego Union Tribune, San Diego CA                  August 31, 2000 Night and Day p. 47

Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA .20 Years 20 Artists,       Exhibition Catalogue March 2000 

Kragen, Pam, Couple Collaborate on Joint Exhibit at Mira Costa. North       County Times, Oceanside, CA March 3, 2000 Preview p. 28

City of San Diego, Commission for Arts and Culture

The Artist and the Urban Environment Public Art for the City of San Diego, October 1998, p.31

Buckley, Patricia Morris,  Bells and Whistles

North County Times, Escondido, CA February 6,1998 p. b-1

News from the field: CSU San Marcos offers interactive exhibition

College and research library news, March 1998                                                         

McGee, Mike.  Artforum News Letter, Contemporary Art Issues Rancho Santiago College Art Department February/March 1997, Vol.17 No.1 Cover p.17

Watten, Barrett. Culture Glut, Art Week, February 18, 1993, p 19

Pincus, Robert. The struggle to make sense of A to Z, The San Diego Union Tribune, January 28, 1993, section, Night and Day p. 8

Jamush, Ann. Public is Back in Public Art Here. The San Diego Union Tribune, January 24, 1992, p.c1

Slocumb Galleries. Positive/ Negative, Exhibition Catalogue February 1992.  East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee

Laguna Gloria Museum. New American Talent. Exhibition Catalogue, May 1991. Austin, Texas

Curtis, Cathy. Unusual Dimensions. Los Angeles Times, July 25, 1991, Calendar, pp. 6,13

Littlefield, Kinney.  A 3-D View of Art Shows. The Orange County Register, July 9,1991, p. C2

 


VISITING ARTIST/LECTURES

2013

 

2011

 

 

2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2008

 

 

 

2007

 

 

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2004

 

 

 

 

 

2003

 

 

2002

 

 

 

2000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1999

 

 

 

 

 

1997

 

 

1996

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1995

 

 

1993

Lecture: Scratch: New Sculpture by Richard Keely

Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego, CA

Panel Discussion: Paper To Place

Moderated by Dan Fuller, Project Coordinator Albuquerque Public Art

Kruglak Gallery, Oceanside, CA

Lecture: Found: Two one person exhibitions Richard Keely and Chuck Moffit

Boehm Gallery, Palomar College, San Marcos, CA

Lecture

The Clara M. Eagle Gallery

Lecture: High Water

Lecture with Anna O'Cain

Kruglak Gallery, Miracosta College

Oceanside, CA

Lecture: Waterline: Looking and Listening after Katrina

Lecture with Anna O'Cain

Point Loma Nazarene

San Diego, CA

Lecture: Floating and Falling: Recent objects and images by Richard Keely

Southwestern College

Chula Vista, CA

Panel Discussion: United and Severed: That window of time

Collaborative Installation with Richard Keely, Anna O'Cain, Kristine Diekman, Karen

Shaffman

Art Produce Gallery

San Diego, CA

Panel Discussion: United and Severed: That window of time

Collaborative Installation with Richard Keely, Anna O'Cain, Kristine Diekman, Karen

California Center for the Arts

Escondido, CA

Lecture: Richard Keely Sculpture 1995-2005

Murray State University

Murray, Kentucky

Lecture: Richard Keely

University Art Gallery, California State Chico

Chico, CA

Visiting Artist With Anna O'Cain - Public Lecture

Columbia College

Chicago, Illinois

Visiting Artist - Public lecture, advanced student critiques, workshop

Clackamus College

Oregon City, OR

Lecture

San Diego Museum of Art Contemporary Arts Committee

San Diego, CA

Visiting Artist

Montana State University Richard Keely and Anna O'Cain

Spruce Street Forum

San Diego, CA

Visiting Artist

Oberlin College

Oberlin Ohio Public lecture and advanced student studio visits

Lecture: Twist, Turn and Wrest: Measuring Up

Margo's Fine Arts and Craft

Buffalo, Wyoming

Lecture: Bare Suppositions/Private Investigations

Oceanside, CA

Lecture: Guest Lecture: Visual Arts Processes

California State University San Marcos

San Marcos, CA

Lecture: Bells and Whistles with Anna O'Cain

California State University San Marcos

San Marcos, CA

Lecture: Self-Exam 

Santiago College

Santa Anna, CA

Lecture: Self-Exam

Miramar College

San Diego, CA

Lecture: Distended Lode

Palomar College

San Marcos, CA

Lecture: An Artists Perspective

California Mensa Annual Meeting

Fullerton, CA

Lecture: Windows, Lenses, Wholes and Sacks

Palomar College

San Marcos, CA

Lecture: Too Think to Chew

Lecture with Lynn Hendrick

La Jolla Athenaeum Music and Art Library

La Jolla, CA


AWARDS

2009

 

1998

 

1992

Favorite Faculty Award

Resident Students San Diego State University

Teacher Recognition Award for Innovative Programs

California State Senate/City of Carlsbad, CA

Fellowship

Art Matters Inc.

New York, NY

Positive/Negative, Slocumb Galleries Juror's Award

Juror: Gail Stack, painter

Houston, TX


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