Curriculum Vitae



R O B E R T F. F A R B E R

Graduate Education:

1986 M.F.A. Degree in Printmaking/Drawing, Western Michigan
University, Kalamazoo, MI

1982 - 83 M.F.A. Degree Candidate, Ohio University, Athens, OH

Undergraduate Education:

1982 B.F.A. Degree in Painting/Art History, Ohio University,
Athens, OH

Academic Appointments:

2014-present Professor/Graduate Faculty, Betty Foy Sanders
Department of Art, Georgia Southern University,
Statesboro, GA

1990-2014 Faculty Appointment, Department of Fine Arts/Core
Studies, Ringling College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL

1986-89 Assistant Professor, Kendall College of Art and Design,
Grand Rapids, MI

1984 Instructor, Kalamazoo Institute of The Arts,
Kalamazoo, MI

1984-85 Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Western Michigan
University, Kalamazoo, MI

1982 Graduate Teaching Assistantship, Ohio University,
Athens, OH

Administrative:

2014-Present Department Chair, Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art,
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA

2011-2013 Department Chair, Fine Arts Department, Ringling
College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL

1990-2001 Department Chair, Fine Arts Department, Ringling
College of Art and Design, Sarasota, FL

1987-1990 VPAA/Dean of Faculty, Kendall College of Art and
Design, Grand Rapids, MI

Professional:

2014 Mapping-A-Site, Transcontinental Project Exchange, Antwerp,
Belgium/Sarasota, FL Sint Lucas , Royal Academy, Alto
University and Ringling College of Art and Design

2011 Cultural Ambassador, Sister Cities Exchange Program, City of
Sarasota/ Xiamen, China

2008 Artist-in-Residence, Logan Elm Press, OSU Libraries Book
Arts Laboratory, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Sabbatical Leave, Ringling College of Art and Design,
Sarasota, FL

2007 Visiting Artist, Thiel College, Greenville, Pennsylvania

Visiting Artist, University of West Virginia, Morgantown, WV

Visiting Artist, University of Memphis, Memphis, Tennessee

2005 Visiting Artist, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

2003 Visiting Artist, Herron School of Art, IUPUI, Indianapolis, IN

2001 Visiting Professor, Southport College, Department of Art,
Southport, England

Sabbatical Leave, Ringling College of Art and Design,
Sarasota, FL

Research/Residency; Florence, Italy; London, Manchester,
Liverpool and Southport, England

Grants:

2008 Individual Artist Grant, John Ringling Towers Grant, Sarasota
County Arts Council, Sarasota, FL

2002 Florida Individual Artist Grant Program, Honorable Mention,
Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs,
Tallahassee, FL

2001 Faculty Development Grant, Ringling School of Art and
Design, Sarasota, FL

Selected Exhibitions:

2016 En Route, Solo Exhibition, Averitt Center for the Arts,
Statesboro, GA

2014 Made-in-Sarasota, Allyn Gallup Contemporary, Invitational
Exhibition, Sarasota, FL

2012 Robert Farber/ Michael Wyshock, New Work, Ken Mitchell
Gallery, Englewood Art Center, Englewood, FL

2011 Robert Farber/Javier Lopez, Xiamen University, Xiamen, China

2010 Navel Gazing, Artists Visions of Florida, National Group
Exhibition, Brevard Art Museum, Melbourne, FL. One of
sixteen artists selected to participate from the US. Curator: Ms.
Jackie Borsanyi

Altered, Experimental Photography Exhibition, National
Exhibition TAG at the University of West Florida, Pensacola,
FL Juror: Tomiko Jones

2009 Robert Farber, Recent Work, Solo Exhibition, Tampa Museum
of Art, Tampa, FL. Curator; Elanie D. Gustafson

Place to Place, Solo Exhibition, John D. MacArthur Campus
Library, Floridia Atlantic University, Jupiter,FL

Ex Libris, Small But Well Read, Invitational Exhibition Anchor
Graphics, Columbia College, Chicago,IL

2009 Deluxe Art's Gallery, Group Exhibition, Deluxe Arts Gallery,
Miami, FL

The Guild, Invitational Exhibition, Dalton Art Guild, Dalton, GA

2008 Mixed-Messages, Solo Exhibition, The Logan Elm Press, OSU
Libraries Book Arts Laboratory, Ackerman Library, The Ohio
State University, Columbus, OH

Some Wonderful Things Part 1, Group Exhibition, Allyn Gallup
Contemporary Art, Sarasota, FL

Underground, Hunter Museum of Contemporary Art,
Chattanooga, TN

CosMix Directions, Group Exhibition, South Florida Museum,
Bradenton, FL

2007 A Sense of Place, Solo Exhibition, Weyers-Sampson Art
Gallery, Thiel College, Greenville, PA

Crossing the Digital Divide, Invitational Exhibition, Digital
Labrador Gallery, Kansas City, MO

2006 Chattanooga 20, Solo Exhibition, Barbara Brogdon Gallery,
Chattanooga, TN

2005 New Drawings, Solo Exhibition, 110 Gallery, University of
South Dakota, Vermillion, SD

2004 “Y” Chromosomes, Rutgers Center For Innovative Print &
Paper Rutgers University, Rutgers, NJ

Elder Gallery, Invitational Exhibition Charlotte, NC

2002 Contemporary Drawing National Invitational Exhibition,
Art League of Manatee County, Bradenton, Florida

2001 Solo Exhibition, Firenze Series, Southport College,
Department of Art, Southport England