Bill Inman

654 N Elm St.
Muncie, IN, 47305
765-749-0210 (studio)
www.inmanfinearts.com
billinmanart@gmail.com

Education     

2006

MFA, Fort Hays State, Hays, KS 4.0 GPA

2003

BS magna cum laude, Painting, Colorado State University, Pueblo, CO

1990-91

Utah State University, BFA program with emphasis in painting, Logan, UT

1985-86/89-90

Ricks College (now BYUI), Art emphasis in Painting, Rexburg, ID

1984-85

University of Alaska Fairbanks,  Art emphasis in Painting, Fairbanks, AK

                                                                    
Teaching Experience

2011-2012:          Foundations of Art Instructor, Ivy Tech Community College, Muncie, IN
2006-08              Foundations of Art Instructor, Ball State University (3 classes each semester, 270 students)
2003-04              Foundations of Art Assistant Instructor (Grad Assist), Fort Hays State University
2008-Present      Workshops and monthly oil painting classes and demonstrations 2014  Muncie Artists Guild painting demonstration
2009                   Oil Painting Workshop, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN
2005                   Oil Painting Workshop, Hays Arts Council, Hays, Kansas
2000-01              Rye High School Speech and Debate Coach
1999                   Oil Painting Workshop at the Sangre de Cristo Art Center
1998                   Lecturer at the Sangre de Cristo Art Center
1993-01              Oil Painting Workshops and Sculpture Workshops, Rye, Co

 

Specialized Skills

1986-Present      Oil and Acrylic Painting
2004-Present      Adobe (CC 2014) Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Premiere Pro (some Illustrator, After Effects and InDesign) (also WordPress for 2nd website design and blog in progress)
2003-06              Printmaking: Stone lithography, various Intaglio processes (Mezzotint, Aquatint, Drypoint, Etching and Engraving), Photo and Digital techniques, Monoprint/type, Screenprinting
1992-06              Sculpture: bronze, steel, wood (hand and power tools), wax and clay
2004-06              Sculptural Welding: MIG, TIG, oxyacetylene and shielded metal arc welding; plasma and acetylene cutters; brazing
2008-12              PowerPoint, Excel, BlackBoard
1982-01              Watercolor
1982-90              Pastel

 

 

Gallery Representation

1995-Present      Broadmoor/Hayden Hays (Ownership Change) Galleries, Colorado Springs, CO
2010-Present      Sigman’s Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2013-Present      Biltmore Galleries, Scottsdale, AZ
2014-Present      Castle Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN
2008-14              Galerie Kornye, Fort Worth, TX (Owner Retired 2014)
2006-13              Meyer Galleries, Santa Fe, NM
2006-09              Willow Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2006-08              Greenbrier Inn Gallery, White Sulphur Springs, WV
1995-09              Turner/Patrons Gallery (Ownership Change/Retirement), Denver, CO
1998-01              Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio, TX
1992-99              Pam Driscoll Gallery, Aspen, CO (Owner Retired)
1991-96              Joe Wade Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
1989-91              Hole in the Wall Gallery, Ennis, MT
1989-91              Outlaw Inn Gallery, Kalispell, MT
1989-90              Mockingbird Gallery, Sisters, OR
1983-85              New Horizons Gallery, Fairbanks, AK

 

Exhibitions

2014                   Laumeister Fine Art Competition Bennington Center for the Arts, 1 of 50 artists chosen, Bennington, VT
2014                   Hoosier Masters Art Show, Brown County Art Museum, Select Indiana Master Artists, Nashville, IN
2014                   Sulivan Munce Cultural Center Paint Out – Best of Show, Zionsville, IN
2014                   Indiana Heritage Arts Juried Show – Award of Excellence, Nashville, IN
2014                   Holiday Invitational, Castle Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN
2014                   Open Spaces juried show, Merit Award, Minnetrista Cultural Center, Muncie, IN
2013                   Salon International Juried Art Competition, San Antonio, TX
3013                   Western Landscapes Small Group Show, Broadmoor Galleries, CO
2013                   OPA Eastern Regional Art Exhibition, Annapolis, MD
2013                   Indiana Heritage Arts Show, Nashville, IN
2012                   Salon International Juried Art Competition, San Antonio, TX
2011                   OPA Eastern Regional Art Exhibition, Orleans, MA
2011                   Indiana Heritage Arts Juried Show – John Rudd Memorial Award, Nashville, IN
2011                   Richard Schmid Juried Fine Art Auction, Fort Collins, CO
2010                   Salon International Juried Art Competition, San Antonio, TX
2010                   Indiana Heritage Arts Juried Show – John ‘Abe’ Eyed Memorial Award, Nashville, IN
2009                   Meyer Gallery Small Works Holiday Exhibition, Santa Fe, NM
2009                   14th Annual Richard Schmid Fine Art Auction – 1 of only 52 out of several hundred chosen for the live auction, (One of four chosen for Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine July/Aug advertisement), Fort Collins, CO
2009                   Sulivan Munce Art Center Paint Out – Best of Show Award, Zionsville, IN
2009                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2009                   Indiana Heritage Arts Juried Show – Margaret Colglazier Award
2009                   19th Annual Minnetrista Juried Art Show
2008                   13th annual Richard Schmid Juried Fine Art Auction, Fort Collins, CO
2008                   6th Annual A.R.F Benefit Auction, Muncie, IN
2008                   Arts Kaleidoscope: Art & Poetry, Muncie, IN
2008                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2008                   The Broadmoor Hotel Mother’s Day Celebration Art Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2007                   5th Annual A.R.F Benefit Auction, Muncie, IN
2007                   12th annual Richard Schmid Juried Fine Art Auction, Fort Collins, CO
2007                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2007                   Small Works Show - Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
2006                   One man show, MPG gallery, Muncie, IN
2006                   11th Annual Richard Schmid Juried Fine Art Auction, Fort Collins, CO
2006                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2006                   The Third Day – MFA thesis show, Hays, KS
2005                   Hays Arts Council Celebration - invitational art show, Hays, KS
2005                   ROAR fine Art Exhibition juried show, First Place, Russell, KS
2005                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2005                   Impressions of New England Juried Exhibition, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
2005                   Oil Painters of America Central Regional Juried Exhibition, Estes Park, CO
2005                   10th annual Richard Schmid Juried Fine Art Auction, Fort Collins, CO
2005                   American Artists Abroad – National Invitational Exhibition, Bennington, VT
2005                   Smokey Hill Juried Exhibition, Bunker Hill, KS
2004                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2004                   ROAR Fine Art Exhibition juried show, First Place, Russell, KS
2004                   Flowers: Real & Imagined’, Hays Arts Council, Hays, KS
2004                   Small Works Show - Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
2004                   Hays Arts Council Invitational Exhibition, Hays, KS
2004                   Studio 7 Invitational Exhibition, Hays, KS
2003                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2003                   Salon International juried exhibition, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio, TX
2003                   Party Arty Invitational, Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, CO
2003                   CSU Pueblo Art Exhibition juried show, Award of Merit, Colorado Springs, CO
2002                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2002                   Party Arty Invitational, Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, CO
2001                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2001                   Party Arty Invitational, Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, CO
2000                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
2000                   Arts for the Parks top 200, juried art show, Jackson Hole, WY
2000                   Party Arty Invitational, Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, CO
1999                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
1999                   KLH National juried art show, Bennington Center for the Arts, Bennington, VT
1999                   Mountain Oyster Club juried show, Tucson, AZ
1999                   Party Arty Invitational, Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, CO
1999                   Impressions of the Southwest national invitational art show, Sangre de Cristo Art Center, Pueblo, CO
1999                   Plein Aire Tucson juried art show, Tucson, AZ
1998                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
1998                   Party Arty Invitational, Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, CO
1998                   Featured artist KTSC art auction, Pueblo, CO
1998                   Turner Art Gallery, one man show, Cherry Creek, Co
1998                   For Spacious Skies invitational show, Sangre de Cristo arts center, Pueblo, CO
1997                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO
1997                   Party Arty Invitational, Colorado Springs Fine Art Center, CO
1996                   Hayden Hays Gallery All Gallery Show, Colorado Springs, CO

 

Exhibitions Juror

2012                   Muncie Artists Guild Annual Fine Art Exhibit
2002                   Rocky Ford Balloon Festival Fine Art Exhibit

 

Awards

1983                   Congressional Art Award
2014                   Award of Excellence, Indian Heritage Arts Show
2009/2014           Best of Show Award, Sulivan Munce Art Center
2014                   Merit Award, Open Spaces
2011                   John Rudd Memorial Award, Indian Heritage Arts Show
2010                   John ‘Abe’ Eyed Memorial Award, Indian Heritage Arts Show
2009                   Margaret Colglazier Award, Indian Heritage Arts Show
2004/2005           First Place, ROAR Art Exhibit
2003                   Award of Merit, CSU Pueblo Student Exhibition
1999                   Award of Merit, KLH National Exhibition, Bennington Center for the Arts

 

Publications

2014                   M Magazine, Feature Artist Spotlight
2009                   Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine, Richard Schmid Juried Fine Art Auction
2000                   Art and Antique Magazine, Hayden Hays Gallery Full Page Advertisement
1999                   Southwest Art Magazine, Featured Article - ‘Artist to Watch’
1998                   Greenhorn Mountain News, 3-part story

 

Collections

1985-14              National and International Private Collections from Switzerland to Saudi Arabia and all over the U.S. and Canada
2006                   Fort Hays State University Permanent Collection
1999                   University of Colorado/Colorado Springs, Founders Permanent Library Display
1997                   The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Permanent Display, Pueblo, CO