PATRICK SHAFFER​​​​

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Patrick Shaffer (b. 1989, MO)

Education

 Associate of Fine Arts – Drawing, Painting and Ceramics.
New Mexico State University - Alamogordo
2011

Bachelor of Fine Arts – Painting
New Mexico State University
2014

Master of Fine Arts – Painting  
New Mexico State University
2015 - Present
   
 
Work Experience
New Mexico State University
Teaching Assistant January 2015  to Present, 2017
 
Museum of Art- Las Cruces    Contract employee
    Art Instructor      February 2013 to 2017
 
Munson Senior Center- Las Cruces    Contract employee
    Art Instructor      August 2012 to 2015
 
New Mexico State University - Alamogordo    Part-time job
    Fine Arts Department Staff Technician     May to August, 2012
 
Exhibitions
  
2017
Juried Student Show. NMSU Gallery, Las Cruces, NM
Solo Exhibition, Posted Paintings. 5&J Gallery, Lubbock, TX
 
 
2016
 Align & Construct. Arts Letters &Numbers, Averill Park, NY
Book Release| A Night on Buddy’s Bench by Ira Baumgarten. Arts Letters &Numbers, Averill Park, NY
Group Exhibition, Interjecting Manuscripts. Bank of the West, Las Cruces, NM.
 13. NMSU, Las Cruces, NM.
Elevator. NMSU, Las Cruces, NM.
 Free Beer. Art Obscura, Las Cruces, NM
I <3 Art Valentine Party. University Art Gallery, NMSU, Las Cruces, NM
Go Big or Go Home. Mas Art, Las Cruces, NM.
 
   
2015
 Juried Student Show. NMSU Gallery, Las Cruces, NM
 Id, Bird, Sand & Youth. NMSU, Las Cruces, NM.
HERE&NOW. Museum of Art, Las Cruces, NM
 2015 Juried Summer Show. Red Dot Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
 Beyond the Border. Towson University, Baltimore, MD
Grand Opening!!. Grinder’s Coffee and art gallery, Las Cruces, NM
Project: Postcard. NMSU Gallery, Las Cruces, NM
Making Sense Art Obscura, Las Cruces, NM
Jason Middlebrook “Your General Store”, Las Cruces, NM;NY

  
2014
2014 Spring BFA Exhibition . NMSU, Las Cruces, NM
RAMBLE NIGHT / NMSU STRIKES AGAIN!!!!. Mas Art, Las Cruces, NM.
Showroom.Bravo Colision Center, Las Cruces, NM.
Anniversary Ramble. Mas Art, Las Cruces, NM.
First Annual Art for the Animals Art Collaborative. ACTion Programs for Animals, Las Cruces, NM.
 
2013
Juried Student Show. NMSU Gallery, Las Cruces, NM
WE.AD Members & Friends. West End Art Depot, Las Cruces, NM
Fotos + Phorms. West End Art Depot, Las Cruces, NM
Wine Time. Hotel Encanto De, Las Cruces, NM
Project: Postcard. NMSU Gallery, Las Cruces, NM
 
2012
Student Art Show. Art Exhibition Lab, Alamogordo, NM
 
2011
Student Art Show. Art Exhibition Lab, Alamogordo, NM
“Work in Progress.” Townsend Library, Alamogordo, NM
Student Art Show. Art Exhibition Lab, Alamogordo, NM
 
2008
Student Art Show. Art Exhibition Lab, Alamogordo, NM
 
Exhibitions Juried
2013
9th Annual Art Show. Munson Senior Center, Las Cruces, NM
 
Exhibitions Curated
2015
Co-Curated, Grand Opening!!. Grinder’s Coffee and art gallery, Las Cruces, NM
Making Sense Art Obscura, Las Cruces, NM
 
Selected Permanent Collections
NMSU University Art Gallery

    
Awards and Grants
 2016-2017 
Southern New Mexico Water Color Society Excellence in Painting.
2015-2016
UAG Excellence in Painting
2012 -2013
Mary Lawbaugh Award for the Purchase of Art

  
 
Publications
2015
Lauren Goldstein and Carmen Gimenez Smith. “Din Magazine ”. Issue:6.English department at NMSU. http://www.issue6.dinmagazine.org .Web. 7 May 2015.
  
Alexia Severson, “Pop-up art show explores the five senses”, Las Cruces Sun-News, December 4, 2015. http://www.lcsun-news.com/story/life/sunlife/2015/12/04/pop-up-art-show-explores-five-senses/76131798/

Museum label for Stella Waitzkin. Untitled (27 books). New Mexico, University Art Gallery, "Curatory: Viewpoints" exhibition, December 2-18, 2015.
  

2014
Emily C. Kelly. “NMSU art Students decorate electrical
enclosures.”access date: 05/09/2014.
http://newscenter.nmsu.edu/Articles/view/10341/nmsu-
art-students-decorate-electrical-enclosures

Shaless Robinson. “The Round up,” Earth (April 22,
2014): 11