DECEMBER 1, 2010
Fine Arts 238
***EXCLUSIVE*** CRITIQUE for 494/496: 2:00-5:00PM.
David Eckard is an Associate Professor and Chair of the Sculpture Department at Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA) in Portland. In March of this year, he was awarded the prestigious Bonnie Bronson Fellowship award. He recently returned from a two-year teaching fellowship in France. In addition to teaching, he had solo exhibitions at the Centre International D’Art Contemporain in Pont-Aven, France and at Atelier Dado in Cetinje, Montenegro. He has exhibited across the United Sates, with solo shows in New York, Seattle, Portland, and Chicago. He received a Juror’s Award in the 2006 Oregon Biennial at the Portland Art Museum. He has performed at PICA’s TBA Festival in 2004 and 2006, and for New Works Northwest at On the Boards, Seattle in 2005. Recently, his work “Mountebank (a moral decline),” comprised of sculpture and drawings, was also included in “Portland2010: A Biennial of Contemporary Art”.