© 2014 by David L Bradley Art. No animals were harmed in the making of this site.

CV

David Lloyd Bradley

4327 E Lewis Ave

Phoenix, AZ 85008

602 828 4713

davlbradly@gmail.com

www.davidbradleyart.com



 

Education

Master of Fine Arts in Ceramics, North Texas State University, 1982

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting, Louisiana Tech University, 1976


 

Social Engagement

2013-present Director, Arizona Artists Guild Veterans Art Program

Monthly art classes, free to Veterans, structured to provide confidence building and reduction of anxiety and pain, while fostering creativity and expressive voices.

2017-present co-director, Arizona Artists Guild Suicide Survivors Art Program

Monthly art classes, free to those who have lost family members to suicide, or who have attempted suicide themselves, in order to foster greater confidence and well-being.

1991-present Empty Bowls fundraiser events, yearly participation (director, produced an average of 500 bowls personally each year, supported Empty Bowls events across the Phoenix metro area. Brought the concept into the classroom and guided students in the production of Empty Bowls events on the community college campus.

 

Publications

VoyagePhoenix magazine, September 11, 2018

http://phoenix.carpediem.cd/events/7413827-sympathetic-vibrations-at-eye-lounge/

https://www.arizonahighways.com/events

https://paradisevalleyindependent.com/events/eye-lounge-exhibit-focuses-on-human-nature/

https://www.facebook.com/pg/pvccfinearts/posts/

https://phoenixurbanguide.com/event/1606/sympathetic-vibrations/

http://eyelounge.com/category/shows/

http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/what-to-see-at-july-third-friday-in-phoenix-10625815

https://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/arts/david-l-bradleys-vox-pupuli-memento-mori-at-eye-lounge-6575651

https://imagesarizona.com/bowls-of-benefit/

https://mcli.maricopa.edu/mcli-calendar/events/curriculum-internationalization-for-the-stems-and

http://www.tedgdecker.com/independent-curator/phoenix-a-creative-oasis/


 

Lectures/Presentations

A Balkan Adventure, President’s Leadership Luncheon, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, AZ, November 16,2018

Paradise of Problems, Arizona Artists Guild, Phoenix, AZ, March 2018

Paradise of Problems, Global Engagement Conference, Scottsdale Marriott, Scottsdale, AZ, February 2018

Paradise of Problems, Learning Week Presentation, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, AZ, January 2018

First Fridays: Is it about Art? Downtown Devils Panel Discussion member,  Walter Cronkite Center, ASU Downtown campus, Jan. 2013

Envisioneering workshop, Arizona Artists Guild, Phoenix, AZ 2015


 


 

Exhibitions

 

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

 

2018 Sympathetic Vibrations, Eye Lounge Artists Collective, two person exhibition, July 2018

2014 Collaboration=Hugs & Kisses, Eye Lounge Artists Collective, two person exhibition, March 2014

2013 Heavenly Bodies/Earthly Pursuits, solo exhibition, Eye Lounge Artist Collective, Dec./Jan. 2012/13.

Vox Populi,, Eye Lounge Art Collective,solo exhibition, Phx. AZ Aug.-Sept.

2010 Matador Coffee Shop, solo exhibition, Phoenix, AZ

2009 Musicophilia, Paradise Valley Community College, solo exhibition, Sept.-Oct.

2008 Tango Memories, Paradise Valley Community College, solo exhibition, Aug.-Sept.

 

Group Exhibitions

2019 Tell A Story, Cancer Survivor Collaborative project, Herberger Theater, Phoenix, AZ January

2018 Arizona Artists Guild Open Statewide Juried Exhibition, West Valley Arts Center,        Surprise, AZ, March

Arizona Artists Guild Legacy Members Exhibition, Phoenix, AZ, April

Arizona Artists Guild 90th Anniversary Juried Exhibition, Phoenix Sky Harbor

Airport, September-May.

Lodge gallery group exhibition, Phoenix, AZ

INsight II, New City gallery, Phoenix, AZ January

2017 Arizona Artists Guild Open Statewide Juried Exhibition, Gallery Glendale, Glendale, AZ

Arizona Artists Guild Winter Exhibition, Phoenix, AZ, November

2016 Arizona Artists Guild Open Statewide Juried Exhibition, Gallery Glendale, Glendale, AZ

Arizona Artists Guild Winter Exhibition, Phoenix, AZ, November

 

2015 Arizona Artists Guild Open Statewide Juried Exhibition, Gallery Glendale, Glendale, AZ

2014 Arizona Artists Guild Open Statewide Juried Exhibition, Gallery Glendale, Glendale, AZ

Arizona Artists Guild Winter Exhibition, Phoenix, AZ, November

2013 Arizona Artists Guild Open Statewide Juried Exhibition, Gallery Glendale, Glendale, AZ

Phica-Phoenix, A Creative Oasis, Offices of Mayor Greg Stanton, Phoenix, AZ. https://www.phica.org/phoenix-a-creative-oasis/

American Dream, Eye Lounge Juried exhibition, Mesa Arts Center, Mar.-Aug.https://www.mesaartscenter.com/index.php/museum/art/exhibits/AmericanDream

Body of Work Juried Exhibition, Arizona Artists Guild, Phx. AZ Nov. Arizona Artists Guild Fall Associates Member Juried Exhibition, Phx. AZ Oct.

Fresh exhibition of member works, Eye Lounge Art Collective, Phx. AZ Mar.-Ap.

Consumerism, Eye Lounge Collective group exhibition, Gallery Glendale, Glendale, AZ, Dec.

2012 6x6, fundraiser exhibition, Art Detour, Eye Lounge Art Collective, Phx. AZ. Mar.-Ap.

N’Sex, Art+Science=Strange Language exhibition, Eye Lounge Art Collective, Phx. Jan.-Feb.

AZCLAY AZ Art Alliance exhibition, Scottsdale, AZ. Jan.

2011 Group show, Eye Lounge Art Collective, Phx. AZ

. AZ Nov.-Dec.

Arizona Artists Guild Spring Exhibition, Phoenix, AZ

All AZCLAY Juried Exhibition, Chandler Center for the Arts, Chandler, AZ

All AZCLAY Show West Valley Art Museum, Surprise, AZ

2007 X=Fest, Paradise Valley Community College gallery, Phoenix, AZ

Ceramic Open Studio Tour, Phoenix, AZ

2006 Cast Glass Art Exhibition, Paradise Valley Community College Gallery

Ceramic Open Studio Tour, Phoenix, AZ

2005 Inaugural exhibition, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, AZ

2000 Jazzart Invitational , Imagine Art Gallery, Sedona, AZ

1999 Facultease, Juried Ceramic Exhibition, Galeria Mesa, Mesa, AZ

1998 All-AZ Clay Show, Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ

Mesa Community College Faculty Art Show, Mesa, AZ

1997 Masters of Earth and Fire, Phoenix Arts Center Invitational Exhibit, Phoenix,  AZ

Traveling Exhibition, Arizona Commission on the Arts

La Phoeniquera XIII> Mars Artspace, Phoenix, AZ

1996 Vhaki National Juried Craft Exhibition, Galeria Mesa, Mesa, AZ

1995 Eclectic Visions Cooperative Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

Hal Martin Fogel Contemporary Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

 

Teaching Experience

2000-present Instructor,       Paradise Valley Community College

Began ceramics program, teach all levels of ceramics, sculpture, drawing.

 

1990-1999,       Instructor, Mesa  Community College

                         Instructor of Design, Life Drawing, and Ceramics.

 

1992-2004        Roster Artist, Arizona Commission on the Arts

Juried position on Artist Roster. Conduct Artist Residencies in schools and with community groups, statewide.

 

1984-86           Alternative Program Art Teacher

Hamilton Terrace Middle School, Shreveport, Louisiana

 

Professional Experience

2018-2019       Gallery Manager, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, AZ

1989-present   Owner, Bradley Pottery Studio

Create sculpture and functional pottery for sale; give private lessons; provide consultation/contract work, statewide.

 

1976-78           Marshall Pottery Company

Two year apprenticeship in 100 year old company. Made early American folk style crockery on the potter’s wheel.

 

Study Abroad Program Leadership

 

2016 Art and Culture of Cuba, June
2013 Bridging the Gap, Service Learning in Vietnam, June

2012 Site visit/planning trip for Bridging the Gap, Service Learning in Vietnam, June

2007 Chinese Ceramics, Yixing, Jingdezhen, China, June

2006 Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, June

2005 Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, June

2004 Chinese Ceramics, Yixing, Jingdezhen, China, June

Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, March

2003 Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, June

2002 Site visit/planning trip for Chinese Ceramics, Yixing, Jingdezhen, China, December.

Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, June

2001 Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, June

2000 Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, June

1999 Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, June

1998 Ceramics of Mata Ortiz, Mata Ortiz, Mexico, June

 

WORKSHOPS

2011 AZ Artist Guild Sculptor’s Group, Phoenix, AZ

Liberty High School, Peoria, AZ

9th Annual Marjons Clay Olympics, Phoenix, AZ

1999 Mesa Community College Ceramics Department Saturday Workshop Series October,   

Westminster, CO Parks and Recreation Center. August,

Aurora, CO, Bicentennial Art Center, August,

1998 AZCLAY, Mesa, AZ, November,

American Ceramic Society, Los Angeles, CA, October,

Southern Arizona Ceramics Association, Tucson, AZ, August

Yuma Arts Symposium, Yuma, AZ, February

1997 Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, April,

1996 New Mexico Potters Association, Abiqui, NM, June

Arizona State University Ceramics Department, Tempe, AZ, February,

Sun City West Recreation Center, Sun City West, AZ, 1995 December ,

Shreveport Parks and Recreation Dept. Shreveport, Louisiana, December

1994, AZCLAY, Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ, February  

1991 Phoenix College, Phoenix, AZ, May ,

1990 Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ, December ,

Heritage Square Crafts Show, Phoenix, AZ, May ,

Sun City Clay Club, sun City, AZ, February ,

1989 Arizona State University Ceramics Dept. Tempe, AZ, October , Phoenix College, Phoenix, AZ, September,


 

Artist Residencies

 

2003 Pueblo Elementary School, Scottsdale, AZ

2003 Shaw Butte Elementary School, Phoenix, AZ

2002 Ocotillo Elementary School, Phoenix, AZ

2002 Phoenix Arts Commission After School Program, Cactus Wren Elementary School, Phoenix, AZ

2002 Howard K. Conley Elementary School, Chandler, AZ

2002 Kiva Elementary School, Paradise Valley, AZ

2002 Madison Park Elementary School, Phx, AZ

2001 Discovery Elementary School, Glendale, AZ

2001 Enterprise Academy Intersession Program, Chandler,AZ

2001 Cherokee Elementary School, Paradise Valley, AZ

2001 Madison Rose Lane Elementary School, Phx, AZ

2001 Indian Bend Elementary School, Phoenix, AZ

2000 Desert Canyon Elementary School, Scottsdale, AZ

2000 Madison #1 Middle School, Phoenix, AZ

1999 Hohokam Elementary School, Scottsdale, AZ

1999 Larkspur Elementary School, Paradise Valley, AZ

1999 Larkspur Elementary School, Paradise Valley, AZ

1999 Ventana Elementary School, Cave Creek, AZ

1998 Centennial High School, Peoria, AZ

1998 Capital Elementary School,  Phoenix,AZ

1998 Coolidge Parks and Recreation Program, Coolidge, AZ

1996 Crown King Elementary School, Crown King AZ

1996 Richard E. Miller Elementary School, Phoenix, AZ

1997 Adobe Mountain Juvenile Detention Center, Phoenix, AZ

1995 Christown YMCA, Phoenix, AZ

1994 Meyer Elementary School, Tempe, AZ

1994 Vida Frank Elementary School, Guadalupe, AZ

 

Affiliations

National Council on Education in the Ceramic Arts member 1980-present, attended conferences each year.

Eye Lounge Art Collective member 2011-present

Arizona Artist Guild, board member, VP-Art, President, Community Outreach co-chair,  2010-present

Arizona Clay Association member 1990-present

Artlink, Articipant,  Phoenix, AZ 2015-present

 

Awards, Grants and Recognition

2017 Sabbatical project-Balkan Artists, October

2017 Fulbright-Hays Faculty Development Program-Bosnia/Herzegovina, May/June

Arizona Artists Guild Lifetime Member Award, Phoenix, AZ

Arizona Arts Alliance Volunteer Hall of Fame, Scottsdale, AZ

Vetart.org grant to fund Veterans Ceramics Program, Paradise Valley Community College, Phoenix, AZ

2004 AZ Governor’s Arts Award nominee

1990-2004 Arizona Commission on the Arts Artist Roster juried member

2004 Advertising spokesperson for Laguna Clay Co. ads in Ceramics Monthly magazine,

 

Continuing Education

Don Reitz workshop

Glassblowing classes

Tango classes/workshops

Salsa classes/workshops

Acting 1 class, MCC

Storytelling class, SMCC

PARC program, ASU

 

Videos

 

Balkan Artists Series
Filmed in October 2017 as part of a sabbatical project, this series consists of interviews with artists in Bosnia, Serbia, Croatia, and Montenegro as they describe their artistic process, how they became artists, the meanings in their artworks, their perspective on the value of art in their culture, and suggestions for students/beginners about how to become an artist themselves.

 

Mladen Miljanovic
Sinisa Labrovic

Lana Bokan

Borjan Hadzihalilovic

Miron Milic

Dzenan Hadzihasanovic
Smirna Kulenovic
Svetislav Cvetkovic
Nina Babic
Damir Niksic
Adela Jusic
Adis Elias Fejzic
Bojan Stojcic
Daniel Premec
Nedim Kjikic
Aleksander Denic
Maria Kuzmanovic
Adis Lukach
Mak Hubjer
Luka Mihajlovic
Petar Aleksic
Pierre Courtin
Edo Makedo Vejselovic
Borjan Camo
Zarko Glavatovic
Milan Nenezic
Branislav Dimetrievic
Uros Duric
Joanna Merkade
Aleksandar Todarovic
Marina Djabic
Alia Kiber