|Michael Coombs Burmeister
621 Washington Street
Evanston, IL 60202
The Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
Master of Fine Arts: The Mount Royal School of Art, May 2008
Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI
B.A.A. in Fine Arts: Major in Photography, Dual-Minor in Art History and Outdoor Education, May 2001
TEACHING AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Adjunct Professor, Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA
Fall 2009 - present
2 Dimensional Design - Fall 2009
Drawing I - Fall 2010, 2011, & Summer 2011
Drawing II - Spring 2010, 2011, & 2012
Painting I - Summer 2010
Painting II - Spring 2011
Head Preparator, Lafayette College Art Galleries, Easton, PA
August 2011 - present
Responsibilities include: exhibition installation, art handling, and shipping and receiving.
Assistant to Collections Manager,
Sonnabend Gallery, New York, NY
October 2008 - February 2010
Responsibilities include: collection documentation, recording and storing, art handling, shipping and receiving, & warehouse maintenance.
Artist in Residence, Grossman Gallery & Art Department, Lafayette College, Easton, PA
August 2008 - November 2009
Student interaction, teaching, and classroom demonstrations.
Visiting Artist/Instructor, Summer Community Arts Teaching Program, Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Lectured on personal artwork, introduced and instructed on principles of collage.
Visiting Artist/Critic, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA
Fall 2009 & Spring 2010
Invited by Professor Scott Sherk to critique upper level students’ independent work.
Graduate Teaching Assistant, The Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD.
Color Abstraction, Spring 2008
Painting I, Spring 2007
Life Drawing, Fall 2007