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artist , educator

Tom Edward Wagner, American artist, educator. Member National Education Association, Alliance for Health, Physical Education and Recreation and Dance, National Figure Arts Association, Berkeley Art Center Association, College Art Association, National Art Education Association, Caucus for Social Theory in Art Education, Orchesis (life).

Background

Wagner, Tom Edward was born on August 29, 1953 in Kingston, Pennsylvania, United States.

Education

Student, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1973. Student, Martha Graham School Dance, 1973. Student, Harkness House Ballet Arts, New York City, 1973.

Student, Point Park College, Pittsburgh, 1976. Student, Herbert Bergoff Studio, New York City, 1986. Bachelor of Science cum laude, East Stroudsburg (Pennsylvania) University, 1992.

Master of Arts in Studio Arts, Painting, Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1995. Master of Arts in Teaching, Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1998.

Career

Theatrical apprentice Eagles Mere (Pennsylvania) Playhouse, 1969. Assistant casting director Bill Williams Casting, New York City, 1989-1990. Gallery assistant Contemporary Gallery, Marywood College, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1994-1995.

Artistic consultant The Westmoreland Club, Wilkes-Barre, 1996-1998. Elementary school teacher Washington Public Schools, since 2000. Artinstr. Boys' & Girls' Club, Scranto, Pennsylvania, 1992-1993, College for Kids, Marywood University Summer Youth Program, Scranton, 1995-1997, Educational & Community Resources, Jermyn, Pennsylvania, 1995-1998.

Dance instructor Tiffany Falls Performing Arts Camp, Dimmock, Pennsylvania, 1979-1980, The Dance Ensemble, Scranton, 1979-1981.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Commissioned artwork The Westmoreland Club, Wilkes-Barre, 1996. Dance performer Columbus Ballet, 1973, Point Park Dance Company, 1975, Theatre West Virginia, Grandview State Park, 1983, Music Box Dinner Playhouse, Swoyersville, Pennsylvania, 1983, Maywood University, 1996. One-man shows include Blair Academy, Blairstown, New Jersey, 1991, Jewish Community Center Gallery, Scranton, 1992, King's College, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1993, East Stroudsburg (Pennsylvania) University, 1995, College Misericordia, Dallas, Pennsylvania, 1996, Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, 1996, Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania, 1997, Fairleigh Dickinson University, Hackensack, New Jersey, 1998, Arkansas River Valley Arts Center, Russellville, 1999, Bismarck (North Dakota) State College, 1999.

      Exhibited in group shows at Lawrence Gallery, New York City, 1990, Starling Art Space, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, 1992, Wayne County His. Museum, Honesdale, Pennsylvania, 1993, Everhart Museum, Scranton, 1994, Marywood College, Scranton, 1995, EIO Gallery, Cleveland, 1995, St. John University, Jamaica, New York, 1996, Muskingum College, New Concord, Ohio, 1996, The Sacred Mountain, Jim Thorpe, Pennsylvania, 1997, Auburn (Alabama) University, 1997, Warehouse Living Arts Center, Corsicana, Texas, 1997, National Figure Art Association, Stockholm, New Jersey, 1997, Lorain Community College, Elyria, Ohio, 1997, Circle of Hope, Larchwood, Iowa, 1997, Princeton (New Jersey) Day School, 2000, Bushnell Art Center, Connecticut, 2000, Special Arts Kansas, Wichita, 2000. Illustrator various magazines.

Membership

Member National Education Association, Alliance for Health, Physical Education and Recreation and Dance, National Figure Arts Association, Berkeley Art Center Association, College Art Association, National Art Education Association, Caucus for Social Theory in Art Education, Orchesis (life).