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Erik M.

Campbell, CA

$40/hour

Fine Arts Professional-portfolio and artistic advancement guide

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San Jose State University, San Jose Ca
B.F.A Pictorial Arts
California College of Art
Master's

Education

San Jose State University, San Jose Ca (B.F.A Pictorial Arts)

California College of Art (Master's)

About Erik

Erik M. trusts in the creative gesture which associates a concrete act with intellectual speculation. Initiated by chance, courting the improbable, the accidental for him becomes a commonality while he endeavors to stumble upon new and innovative possibilities. Erik sees his work acting as a transition from an art of representation to that of an art of sheer perception.

Erik is a San Francisco Bay Area artist who has studied at the University of Toledo and has received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from San Jose State University and his Master of Fine Arts degree from the California College of the Arts. He has exhibited his work at The Toledo Museum of Art, The Janet Turner Print Museum, The Institute for Contemporary Art and Artist’s Space, New York.

Graduate and Undergraduate at the California College of the Arts, Adjunct Lecturer in Printmaking at the California College of the Arts. Art history, a drawing, painting, expressive drawing, sculpture, photo, video, performance, installation and ephemeral art.

Erik has a wide knowledge base and can be of great assistance whether helping prepare you for a college portfolio, your next (or first ) exhibit, He can give you insight and research about what schools are better fit per individuals technical field as well as what their aspirations are for after school. He can help guide a student into finding parts of their work that overlooked but could hold a key for new investigation into subjects, materials, influences and try to prepare that student via critiques to exercise their critical thinking about their own work before they enter school - a primer with lots of feed back, encouragement and challenges that will aid you in your inoculation into the college art world.
Erik M. trusts in the creative gesture which associates a concrete act with intellectual speculation. Initiated by chance, courting the improbable, the accidental for him becomes a commonality while he endeavors to stumble upon new and innovative possibilities. Erik sees his work acting as a transition from an art of representation to that of an Read more

Policies
Cancellation
3 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Campbell, CA 95008
In-person lessons
Art:
Art History, Art Theory, Drawing,
Graphic Design, Painting
Computer:
Graphic Design
History:
Art History
Sports/Recreation:
Basketball,
Bodybuilding, Fitness

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Basketball

I have played and competed in collegiate intramural basketball as well as 3 on 3 tournaments in the Bay Area. I have a good grasp of the fundamental aspects of offensive and defensive concepts. I can teach students drills to get better eye hand coordination as well as teach shooting mechanics and good ball dribbling skills.

Drawing

I have two degrees in art and have taken over 11 college level drawing classes and have taught teens as well university level classes.

Painting

I have painted and used painting techniques for over 20 years in my practice. I am experienced in oil, acrylic, watercolor, spray paint and ink. I believe each material is unique and offers different avenues to explore techniques and expression.

San Jose State University, San Jose Ca
B.F.A Pictorial Arts
California College of Art
Master's

Education

San Jose State University, San Jose Ca (B.F.A Pictorial Arts)

California College of Art (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 3 hours notice required

Travel policy

Erik will travel within 30 miles of Campbell, CA 95008.