Curriculum Vitae

Martin D. Drexler

38 Kingsland

Broxwood Way

London, NW8 7QJ

020 7483 4051

mddrexler@hotmail.com


Education

1989  

Masters Fine Arts

Cranbrook Academy of Art 

Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA


1985  

Bachelors Fine Arts

Florida State University 

Tallahassee, Florida, USA


2011-15   

Training in classical methods of drawing and painting 

Lavender Hill Studios, London, UK


Selected Exhibitions

2017  

Art Below Regent’s Park 

Regents’ Park Tube Station 

London, UK


Drawing 2017

Royal West of England Academy

Queens Road

Clifton, Bristol, UK


2016  

Art Below 10th Anniversary Exhibition

The Old Truman Brewery

Ely’s Yard, Hanbury Street

London, UK


Art Below Regent’s Park

Regents’ Park Tube Station 

London, UK


2015  

Art Below Regent’s Park 

Regents’ Park Tube Station 

London, UK


The Craft of Drawing and Painting 

Leighton House Museum

London, UK


2013   

Drawing 2013

Royal West of England Academy

Queens Road

Clifton, Bristol, UK


2010  

Arts and Hearts

Floating Gallery 

Williamsport, Pennsylvania, USA

 

2008  

Through the Lens

Royal West of England Academy

Queens Road

Clifton, Bristol, UK


2005-2006  

Jerwood Drawing Prize

       The Jerwood Space 

        London, UK


        University of Gloucestershire 

        Gloucestershire, UK

       

        Macintosh Gallery

        Glasgow School of Art 

        Glasgow, UK


        Bayart 

        Cardiff, UK


        The Gallery

        The Institute of Art at Bournemouth

        Dorset, UK


2004 

University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition

Charles Addams Gallery 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


9 Photographers

Author Ross Gallery

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


Circle Exhibition

Philadelphia Cathedral 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


2003  

University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition

Charles Addams Gallery


2002  

University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition

Charles Addams Gallery


1995  

Irreverent Homage

Center Gallery 

Bucknell University 

Lewisberg, Pennsylvania, USA


Op Art

         Auckland University 

         Auckland, New Zealand


         National Ornamental Metal Museum 

         Memphis, Tennessee, USA


         California Crafts Museum

         San Francisco, California, USA


         Hoffman Gallery 

         Oregon School of Arts and Crafts 

         Portland, Oregon, USA

 

         Galleria Mesa at the Mesa Arts Center 

         Mesa, Arizona, USA

 

New Body Images: The Male Figure

DOSHI Center for Contemporary Arts 

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA


Articles/ Publications/Social Media

The Importance of an Artist Portfolio

World Study Magazine

Peridot Press 2004

Publications  


Strokes of Genius 6

North light Press


Canvas Explores Art on The Underground

Arts Council of England

www.youtube.com/watch?v=cyNofJRpejg


Professional Experience

2008- 2017  

Instructor: Photography, Drawing, Painting, Bookmaking, present  Advanced Placement Studio Art

The American School in London 

London, UK


2002-2004  

Director; Instructor: Drawing, Figure Drawing, Painting

Penn Summer Arts Studio 

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


2001-2004 

Instructor of Drawing, Photography, Visual Studies, Digital Photography and Video; Coordinator of Peer Reviews; Senior Critic and Curator

University of Pennsylvania 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA


2002-2003 

Visiting Associate Professor of Photography

Swarthmore College 

Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, USA  


2000-2001 

Chair, Visual Arts Department; Instructor: Photography, Video

The American School in London 

London, UK


1995-1999  

Drawing, Sculpture, Painting, Advanced Placement Studio Art

The American School in London 

London, UK


1999-2000  

Director of Visual Arts; Instructor: Painting

Interlochen Arts Academy 

Interlochen, Michigan, USA 


1988-1998  

Art Department Chair: (95-98); Instructor: Figure Drawing and Drawing (92-98) Director for Advanced Independent Studies (93-98); Head Instructor: Metalsmithing and Jewellery (88-91)

Interlochen Center for the Arts 

Interlochen, Michigan, USA 


1990-1995 

Instructor: Beginning and Advanced Photography

Advanced Placement Studio Art

South Lakes High School 

Reston, Virginia, USA


1989-1990  

Instructor: Metalsmithing and Jewellery

Studio Technician

Oregon School of Arts and Crafts 

Portland, Oregon, USA


Related Experiance

Visiting Artist 

Bucknell University 

Lewisberg, Pennsylvania, USA


Visiting Artist 

Center for Creative Studies 

Detroit, Michigan, USA