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Shane Jezowski

shanejezowski.com
shanejez@gmail.com
561.301.9204

Education:

  • MFA in sculpture, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, 2013
  • BFA in sculpture, Kansas City Arts Institute, Kansas City, MO, 2011

Trades and Skills:

  • Computer: Rhino 3D, RhinoCam, AutoCAD 3D, AlphaCam, Cinema 4D, Grasshopper parametric modeling, Unity, Nodebox 3, Substance Designer 5, Google Sketchup, Affinity (Designer and Photo), CS6 Design Suite (Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Acrobat), Terra Ray, iBook Author, 123D Make, iWork Suite (Keynote, Pages, Numbers), Microsoft Office (Powerpoint, Word, Excel), WordPress
  • CNC: Onsrud 3-axis mill, CNC laser cutter, Makerbot rapid prototyper, Shapeways outsourced prototyping
  • Metal: MIG, TIG, torch welding/cutting/manipulating, plasma cutter, tube roller, break, vertical/horizontal bandsaw, cold-saw, hot-saw, hand tools (pneumatic and electric)
  • Wood: Table saw, bandsaw, miter saw, drill press, hand tools (pneumatic and electric)
  • Casting: Iron, bronze, aluminum, ceramic, foam, concrete

Work Experience:

  • Project Manager & Engineer, The Factory NYC, Brooklyn, NY, 2015-present
    • Project management: Initiate and cultivate client relationships, oversee technical consultation with clients, calculate estimates and invoicing, determine material take-offs, process material ordering, correspondence with vendors, delegate tasks and disseminate information for production, shipping coordination, supervising on-site installation and assembly, formalize project documentation and archiving
    • Engineering: Compile product measurements, drafting and 3D modeling, schematic design, quality control management
    • CNC Production Management: Oversee all CNC milling operations, manage cut efficiency and quality, train operators
  • Assistant Project Manager, Engineer and CNC fabrication specialist, Erector Sets Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 2013-2015
    • Project management: Initiate and cultivate client relationships, oversee technical consultation with clients, calculate estimates and invoicing, determine material take-offs, process material ordering, correspondence with vendors, delegate tasks and disseminate information for production, shipping coordination, supervising on-site installation and assembly, formalize project documentation and archiving.
    • Engineer and CNC fabrication specialist: Compile product measurements, schematic design, program CNC tool paths and configurations, ensure CNC cut efficiency and machine safety, general CNC maintenance and troubleshooting, quality control management
  • Freelance 3D Designer, 2010-present
    • Performance Environment Design Group (PEDG), set options for Nickelback’s 2015 tour, 2014
    • Paul Robertson, Curator, gallery schematic and rendering for Gregor Schneider exhibition, Summerhall, Scotland, 2013
    • Zahner Architectural Sheet Metal, assembly packet designer for Zahner Engineered Profile Paneling System (ZEPPS), SIDRA Medical Center, Doha, Qatar, 2010
    • Leopold Gallery, project visualization animation for St Luke’s Hospital sculptural installation proposal, Kansas City, MO, 2010
  • Freelance Engineer and Fabricator, 2012-present
    • Made In Americana, Tent, 3D modeling/engineering and schematic design, Brooklyn NY
    • Zahner Architectural Sheet Metal, Oakley store facade, Installation supervisor, New York, NY
    • Bruce Pearson, Artist, sculptural maquette, CNC cut ABS plastic, New York, NY
    • MIO Green Design, store display prototype, steel, Philadelphia, PA
    • Now Tradition, custom tables, steel, Philadelphia, PA
    • University of Delaware, display elements for ceremonial mace, steel, Newark, DE
    • Lloyd Whiskey Bar, whiskey flight boards, CNC cut wood, Philadelphia, PA
    • Erica Prince, Artist, sculptural installation, CNC cut wood and laminate, Philadelphia, PA
  • Co-Founder and Arts Editor, Perversion Magazine, An art and culture magazine based in Jacksonville Florida, 2013-2015
    • Defined brand identity, spearheaded web and social media marketing, curated fine arts content
  • Shop Monitor, Philadelphia Sculpture Gym, Philadelphia, PA, 2013
    • Monitored proper use of metal and wood machinery, reinforced shop safety, private welding instruction, tool maintenance, fabricated custom tools and shop fixtures
  • Instructor of Record, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, 2011-2013
    • Courses: Introduction to Sculpture, Digital Printmaking (Vector patterns and rendering with Rhino3d), Design II (Foundations Department)
    • Industrial design advisor to senior engineering majors. Consulted on product design, ergonomics and efficient fabrication processes
  • Shop Monitor, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, 2011-2013
    • Monitored proper use of metal and wood machinery, reinforced shop safety, private welding instruction, tool maintenance, fabricated custom tools and shop fixture
  • Intern, Zahner Architectural Sheet Metal, Kansas City, MO, 2010-2011
    • Assembly packet designer for Zahner Engineered Profile Paneling System (ZEPPS), Basara Sports City stadium, Basara, Iraq, 2011
    • Worked within the Design Assist Group: produced packets to explain Zahner methodologies to clients through 3D visualization, assisted with web marketing strategies, rendered project proposals, answered client calls, calculated material yields, prepped and shipped samples

Teaching Experience:

  • Instructor of Record, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, 2011-2013
    • Courses: Introduction to Sculpture, Digital Printmaking (Vector patterns and rendering with Rhino3d), Design II (Foundations Department)
    • Industrial design advisor to senior engineering majors. Consulted on product design, ergonomics and efficient fabrication processes
  • Lectures and Workshops:
    • Art and Technology Lecture, Research and Practice course, Interdisciplinary Fine Arts Department, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 2014
    • Digital Rendering and Proposals Lecture, Research Foundation course, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, 2012
    • Iron Casting Workshops, Shawnee Mission West High School, Shawnee Mission, KS, 2009-2010
    • Sculpture and Engineering Lecture, DeLaSalle Highschool, Kansas City, MO, 2011

Group Shows:

  • 2014
    • Presence, Indy Hall, Philadelphia, PA
    • Preventing the Resolution, Philadelphia Sculpture Gym, Philadelphia, PA
    • Metals Show, Philadelphia Sculpture Gym, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2013
    • Transliterations, Little Berlin, Philadelphia, PA
    • 1759, Summerhall, Edinburgh, UK
    • Everybody Wins, Crane Arts LLC, Philadelphia, PA
    • The University of Delaware- Past, Present, Future, Oxford Art Alliance, Oxford, PA
  • 2012
    • Longing, Loss, and Anger, Crane Arts LLC, Philadelphia, PA
    • Art in the Garden, UD Botanical Gardens, Newark, DE
  • 2011
    • New Blood, Crane Arts LLC, Philadelphia, PA
    • KCAI BFA Exhibition, H&R Block Gallery, Kansas City, MO
    • Re-affirming Structure, City Ice Arts, Kansas City, MO
  • 2010
    • Iron Clad Collaboration II, Shawnee Mission West Gallery, Shawnee Mission, KS
    • KCAI Sculptural Exhibition, City Ice Arts, Kansas City, MO
    • September Opening, Late Show Gallery, Kansas City, MO
  • 2009
    • Iron Clad Collaboration, Shawnee Mission West Gallery, Shawnee Mission, KS
    • Cafe Arts Show, Cafe Cedar Gallery, Parkville, MO
    • November Opening, Late Show Gallery, Kansas City, MO
    • 2009 Kansas City Art Auction, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
    • Thick, Alpert Building, Kansas City, MO
    • Art in R Park, Public Art of Roland Park, Roland Park, MO

Publications:

  • 2013
    • “1759 – Artists from Philadelphia @ Summerhall.” Vimeo. Summerhall.tv, 06 June 2013. Web. <http://vimeo.com/67876712>
    • Schwartz, Chip. “In the UD@Crane Gallery, “Everybody Wins”” In the UD@Crane Gallery, “Everybody Wins” Knight Arts, 06 June 2013. Web. <http://knightfoundation.org/blogs/knightblog/2013/6/6/university-of-delaware-crane-everybody-wins/>
    • Jezowski, Shane M. ”Notify Me When This Regiment of Life Is Lost.” ITCH Magazine. N.p., 14 Nov. 2012. Web. <http://www.itch.co.za/poetry/notify-me-when-this-regiment-of-life-is-lost>
    • Jezowski, Shane M. “Series of Poems” DitchPoetry.com. N.p., 2013. Web. <http://www.ditchpoetry.com/shanejezowski.htm>
    • “The Bitchin’ Kitsch June 2013 Issue.” Issuu. The Bitchin’ Kitsch, June 2013. Web. <http://issuu.com/chris_talbot/docs/june2013issue>
    • Jezowski, Shane M. “It Was Good, But It Came Across As The Wind.” Red Weather. N.p., 21 May 2013. Web. <http://redweatheronline.tumblr.com/page/8>
  • 2012
    • Jezowski, Shane M. “We Will.” ITCH Magazine. Itch Magazine, 30 Apr. 2012. Web. <http://www.itch.co.za/poetry/we-will?highlight=WyJzaGFuZSIsImplem93c2tpIiwic2hhbmUgamV6b3dza2kiXQ>
  • 2009
    • “Best Public Art.” Pitch. The Pitch, 2009. Web. <http://www.pitch.com/kansascity/best-public-art/BestOf?oid=2211909>
    • “KCAI: A Creative College Where it’s all About the Arts”, Sculpture: “Wandering Form” used as the cover art on Urban Times Magazine. Apr. 2009

Private and Public Collections:

  • Summerhall, Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Larry and Marry Macannany, Kansas City, MO
  • Topper Johntz, Kansas City, MO
  • City of Roeland Park, Kansas City, MO