Brandon Dean

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BRANDON DEAN



Brandon Dean

Philadelphia, PA

www.brandon-dean.com

Education

2012                MFA Painting, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia

2008                BFA in Studio Art, Painting, Auburn University. Summa Cum Laude.  Auburn, Alabama.

2003-05        General Studies (Pre-Industrial Design), Auburn University Montgomery

Awards  and Honors

2010-12                Future Faculty Fellowship, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia.

2008                Auburn  University College of Liberal Arts Dean Purchaser Award

                Joyce  and Roger Lethander Merit Award in Art, Auburn University

2007                Ritz Foundation Scholarship

                Joyce and Roger Lethander Merit Award in Art, Auburn University

2006-08        University Trustee’s Scholarship, Auburn University

2005-08        Dean’s List, Auburn University

2003-05        Auburn University Montgomery Academic Merit Award

Selected Exhibitions

2017                Curator Spotlight, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington VA, January 21- March 26.

2016                Swing State, Little Berlin Gallery, Philadelphia PA, November 2016

2014                 The Few the Brave, Goldilocks Gallery, Philadelphia PA, November

2012                The Lure: Selected Paintings by Brandon Dean, Temple Contemporary, Tyler

 School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia. March 23-27

Bang: A Group Exhibition of Tyler School of Art’s MFA Candidates, Power Plant Productions, Philadelphia PA, March 2-8.

2011                National Wet Paint Exhibition, Curator: Sergio Gomez. Zhou B Art Center, 1029

W. 35th St., Chicago IL, January 21st - March 12th

                F&N Gallery First Annual Juried Exhibition, Juror: Neal Jordan

Frankford and Norris Gallery, 2009 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, PA, Jan 7-28

2009                Rites of Passage: Fifth Annual  Exhibit of Works by Emerging Artists

Curator:  Tim Parsley, Manifest Gallery , Cincinnati, OH. April 17–May 15

2008                Community Collaborations:  Suzanne Hagood & Auburn University Students

Coleman  Center for the Arts, York, AL. Jul 11 – Aug 9

Russel County: Community Art  Collaborations

Jule  Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art (Corridor Gallery). Apr 28 – May 12

"The Chicken is  Here!" 2008 Intermedia Group Exhibition

The  Gallery, Jan Dempsey Community Art Center. Apr 29

2008 Fine Art Juried Student Exhibition Juror: Mara Adamitz Scrup. Biggin

Gallery, 101 Biggin Hall, Auburn AL. Mar 31 – Apr 8

2007                "Drawing  on Alabama" Juried Exhibition. Juror:  Florence Neal, Executive  

Director, Kentler International Drawing Space,  Brooklyn, NY. Biggin  Gallery, 101 Biggin Hall, Auburn, AL. Jan 8 – Feb 23

"EAT:  Enormous Artistic Talent" Group Exhibition

The  Baggage Room Gallery, Opelika, AL. Apr 10 – 17

Press

2017                In the galleries: Four curators share one spotlight, Mark Jenkins, (March 17, 2017), Washington
                Post
 https://www.washingtonpost.com/

2012                 Painting Rocks 2012 Student Shows. Libby Rosof and Roberta Fallon,

(June 12, 2012),The ArtBlog

http://www.theartblog.org/2012/06/painting-rocks-2012-student-shows/

MFA’S Erica  Prince and Brandon Dean at Tyler. Libby Rosof, (March 27, 2012), The ArtBlog,

http://www.theartblog.org/2012/03/mfas-erica-prince-and-brandon-dean-at-tyler/

Employment

2017                Web Design, 314Action.org and “Under The Scope” web presence and media campaign.

2016                Graphic Designer, Joe Hohenstein Campaign for PA House of Representatives

2013                Adjunct Professor, Department of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture, Tyler School

of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia.

Instructor of Portraiture, Department of Continuing Education, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia

2012                Teaching Assistant, Department of Painting, Drawing and Sculpture, Tyler School

of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia.

2009                Biggin  Gallery, Auburn University. Exhibition Assistant

Graphic  Designer, 2009 Drawing on Alabama Exhibition.