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     ANDYFARKAS

"Part of the Whole"
Book art & Etchings
September 7-30, 2001

Opening Reception
September 7, 7:00-9:00pm

Skylight Gallery


ANDY FARKAS
ARTIST-PRINTMAKER

potatomoon@earthlink.net

Education
Scitex Training (1999)
PSM/5 RIP Software for use with Dolev Imagesetting Equipment

East Carolina University (1997)

B.F.A. Degree in Printmaking

Related Courses

  • Photography
  • Lithography
  • Screen Printing
  • Painting
  • Illustration
  • Intaglio Printing
  • Computer Design
  • Sculpture
  • Ceramics
  • Graphic Design

Honors & Awards

2000
February Juror's Choice
Schokoe Art Center

1997
National Society of Arts & Letters (N.S.L.A.)
Print Competition - Exhibition Finalist

1997
1st Place Printmaking - Illumina Show

1997
"East Carolinian" Newspaper Media Awards - Illustrator of the Year

1995-97
President of Printmakers Guild

1995
"East Carolinian" Newspaper Media Awards - Best Cartoon Strip

National Congress of Art & Design, "Art Reach '95" artwork selected for Designer's Wholesale Showroom

1995 & 1996
School of the Arts Scholarship:
Out-of-State Waiver

1994
Scholarship Foundation of America: Finalist.

1993 & 1994
Arts Recognition & Talent Search, Miami, FL:
Certificates of Achievement

1992 & 1995
Filed and received copyrights for illustrations and cartoons printed in several publications with the U.S. Library of Congress


Freelance Art Related Experience

1990-Present
Freelance illustration and design for local businesses and organizations

1999
Torpedo Factory Art Center
Alexandria, VA - Juried associate member, artist in residence (Spring/Summer '99)

1998-99
Rose Gallery
Leesburg, VA - Regular featured artist (ongoing).

1990-Present
Custom Graphics, Inc.
Purcellville, VA - Cartoonist/illustrator for local publications, T-shirt designs, illustrations for national promotional pieces and color artwork for in-line, skateboard and rollerskate wheels.

1994-Present
ECU Alumni Association
Greenville, NC - Design artwork for different events.

1997
U Magazine
Los Angeles,CA - Full color cartoon strip for national college magazine.

1996-97
Caricaturist for expositions, parties and other functions.

1993-98
Guest speaker at local elementary and High schools to lecture and demonstrate.

1994
TAL Publications
Leesburg, VA
Illustrations for regional magazine.

1994
RFA, Inc. Rodeo Festival,
Atlanta, GA - Produced Artwork for ads and two Theme Posters.


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