JOHN OWEN ERICKSON

Curriculum Vitae Biosketch

JOHN OWEN ERICKSON portrait
  • Professor (Lecturer), Art/Art History Department

Teaching

Current Courses

Spring 2018

  • ART 3120-001 Figure Structure (Student Feedback)
  • ART 4120-001 Life Drawing (Student Feedback)
  • ART 4150-001 Adv Life Drawing (Student Feedback)
  • ART 4910-013 Honors Studio Art
  • ART 4920-013 Directed Study
  • ART 6000-013 Post-Degree Studio
  • ART 6160-001 Grad Projects-Painting
  • DRAW 3120-001 Figure Structure
  • DRAW 4120-001 Life Drawing

Fall 2017

Summer 2017

Teaching Projects

  • Kaysville, Utah Plein Aire Scociety. Project Lead: John Erickson. Collaborators: Dave Cassil, Jan Richins, Carolyn Stenquist. Unfunded Project 05/2014 - 10/2014.
  • Friendship Manor Portrait Workshop. Project Lead: Jojn Erickson. Collaborators: Friendship Manor residents. un funded 05/2014 - 09/2014. Total Budget: $50.00.

Small Group Teaching

  • I taught a Highschool Educators Conference @ Cottonwood Highschool. The Activity consisted of a Power Point Lecture of Student Work, My Work, and the work of other Artists that included both contemporary and historical examples. My goal in this presentation was to stimulate a teachers personal studio practice and it's benefit to their students.  10/15/2016  -  10/15/2016
  • I taught a small Plein Air Work Shop in Kaysville, Utah which created the potential for a Bountiful Davis Art Center Show which showed in January 2017. Participants included two local Davis County Painters, Jan Richins and Carolyn Stenqvist.  05/15/2016  -  09/10/2016
  • I Lectured to Sandy Brunvad's Undergraduate Art Education Class for Teachers on the Subject of "The Working Artist and Teacher". We explored the role of Teaching in relation to Studio Practice and their synergistic implications.  03/22/2016  -  03/22/2016
  • Farmington Young women Portraiture wk shop.  06/10/2015  -  06/10/2015
  • Farmington Young Women's Portraiture and Anatomy Workshop. I taught these Young Women the basics of Portraiture and Anatomy of the Head, Neck, and Shoulder Girdle. Composition was also discussed.  05/06/2015  -  05/06/2015
  • Marmalade Plein Air Project. I counseled two students in the Plien Air exploration of the Marmalade neighborhood in North Salt Lake. Collaboration with Architect David Cassil led to "New Media" exploration.  04/01/2015  -  08/12/2015
  • Marmalade Plein Air Project. I counseled two students in the Plien Air exploration of the Marmalade neighborhood in North Salt Lake. Collaboration with Architect David Cassil led to "New Media" exploration.  04/01/2015  -  08/12/2015