BIO/CV

 

 

I believe that sound is an absolute material and lies at the core of what it means to be human.”
— excerpt from Monograph

K.Anthony Lawler is a New York based artist, working in the integration of art and science.

"My work is inspired by technology, sound and new areas of understanding. Areas such as: Cosmology, Neuroscience, Particle Physics, New Technologies and the Environment. I use my creative practice to explore the unnoticed, ignored or invisible aspects of life to explore the human condition."

Lawler received his MFA from Montclair University and now works as an Academic, Multi-media artist, and Graphic Illustrator in New York and abroad. 

 

Curriculum Vitae:

EDUCATION
MFA: Montclair University | 2017
BA: Grand View University: Art Education | 2015
BA: Graphic Design: DMACC | 2004

EXHIBITIONS
FINE ART: GROUP SHOWS
MagnaMets Gallery | NYC, NY | 2017
Montclair Art Museum | Montclair, NJ | 2017
iNDEX Gallery | Newark, NJ | 2017
Finley Gallery | Montclair, NJ | 2015, 2016, 2017
Des Moines Arts Festival | Des Moines, IA | 2014
Des Moines Social Club | Des Moines, IA | 2013, 2014
 

GRAPHIC CONVENTIONS
AWESOME CON | Washington DC | 2016
BALTIMORE COMIC CON | Baltimore, MA | 2016
PHILADELPHIA COMIC CON | Philadelphia, PA | 2016
C2E2 | Chicago, IL |  2007-2011 ,2014,2015
PLANET COMIC CON | Kansas City, MO | 2008-2014
SPRING-CON | Saint Paul, MN | 2007 - 2015
FALL-CON | Saint Paul, MN | 2007- 2015
WIZARD WORLD DES MOINES | Des Moines, IA | 2015
WIZARD WORLD (SAINT LOUIS) | Saint Louis, MO | 2013-2015
WIZARD WORLD (CHICAGO) | Chicago, IL | 2007-2012, 2014,2015
MINI-CON | Des Moines, IA | 2007-2015

TEACHING
Montclair State University | Montclair, NJ |  Talented and Gifted Program | 2017 - Present
Roosevelt High School | Des Moines, IA | Advanced 3D Design | 2014-2015 (ST)
Central Campus | Des Moines, IA | Advanced Art History | 2014-2015 (ST)
Jordan Creek Elementary | West Des Moines, IA | Art (K-6)  | 2014-2015 (ST)
Hillside Elementary | West Des Moines, IA | Art (K-6)  | 2014-2015 (ST)

PUBLISHED MATERIAL
FINE ART:
Silence & Hemispheres, 2017
Tin Windows, Volume One, 2015
Not What It Is | Journalist | 2016-PRESENT

FILM:
WHITE BOY | PREMIERE: DETROIT FILM FESTIVAL | CRIME DOCUMENTARY | DIRECTOR: SHAWN RECH | 2017

GRAPHIC ART: 
PRETTY FACE | COVER ART | STACHE PUBLISHING | 2015
BUTTERFLY | COVER ART | STACHE PUBLISHING | 2014
KINGPIN | COVER ART & SEQUENTIALS | GR1ND COMICS, STACHE PUBLISHING | 2016, 2017
PRODUCT OF SOCIETY: 4 | COVER ART | CHEESE LORD COMICS | 2014
TALES FROM THE FRIDGE | SPLASH PAGE | EBERHART PRINT | 2015
MOONLIGHT MACABRE | SEQUENTIALS | CME | 2014
25 AZ: VOLUME 1 & 2 | COVER ART & SEQUENTIALS | CME | 2013,2014