DAVID SIEVER

24 Manor Pond Lane

Irvington, New York 10533

e-mail: davidsiever@gmail.com

Tel: 914 591 2088   Cell: 914 844 5443

Website: davidsiever.com

 

WORK HISTORY

 

Shapiro Foundation Fellow                                                                                                        Chicago, Illinois, September 2015 - present

     School of the Art Institute of Chicago                                                         

Art Camp Counselor                                                                                                                         New York N.Y.  July 2015 – August 2015

     67th Street YMCA                                                                                                                  

Teaching Assistant:  Brandeis University                                                                               Waltham, Mass September 2014 – May 2015

     Sculpture Foundations 3 D Design                                                                                             

Studio Assistant:  Suzanne Hodes                                                                                Waltham, Mass September 2014– December 2014

     Helped prepare Gallery Show                                                                               

Studio Assistant: Bradley Harte                                                                                               Brooklyn, New York February – March 2013                     Helped prepare Gallery Nine5 Show                                                                                            

Volunteer/Intern: Clay Art Center                                                                                    Rye, New York September 2012 – February 2013

     Maintenance and running of ceramic studio                                                            

Volunteer: Habitat for Humanity                                                                                              Yonkers, New York April 2009 – June 2009

     Constructed affordable housing in Yonkers                                                                              

Research Intern, Mount Sinai Hospital                                                                                          New York, N.Y. May 2008-August 2008

     Research program in Biological Psychiatry                                                                                      

Research Intern, Bronx VA Hospital                                                                                         Bronx, New York May 2007 – August 2007

     Data analysis for Personality Disorders study                                                                                   

 

 

EDUCATION

 

School of the Art Institute of Chicago                                                                                               Chicago, Ill September 2015 - present

    MFA in Ceramics -  Young Artist Scholarship                                                          

Brandeis University                                                                                                                  Waltham, Mass September 2014 – May 2015

      Post-Bac in Sculpture                                                                                                                

 Maryland Institute College of Art                                                                                   Baltimore, Maryland September 2013- May 2014

      Post-Bac in Studio Art:  Sculpture, Photography                                                            

New York Academy of Art: Summer Sculpture Intensive                                                 New York, New York  June 2013 – August 2013

      Ecorche, Human Figure, Toy Design                                                                                   

Art Students League                                                                                                               Vylactl, New York January 2012 to June 2012

     Mig, Tig and Arc Welding                                                                         

Purchase College of SUNY, Bachelor of Arts                                                              Purchase, New York September 2010 – May 2013

     Concentration in History and Art: Photography, Sculpture,                                           

     Museum Design, Film, European History

New York Academy of Art:                                                                                                                              New York, New York July 2011

     Certificate in Forensic Sculpture                                                                                                       

University of Massachusetts, Amherst                                                  Amherst, Mass/ Poggio Civitate, Italy June 2010 – August 2010

Excavation, conservation and photography of Etruscan Artifacts                                              

Westchester Community College                                                                                   White Plains, New York June 2009- August 2009

     Beginning and Intermediate Sculpture                                                                                             

 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS

 

Reading David:  A Mother and Son’s Journey Through the Labyrinth of Dyslexia. (2003) New York: Penguin

Co-Author with Lissa Weinstein, Ph.D.  Contributed all sections from the child’s point of view.  Awarded the Margot Marek Prize from the New York International Dyslexia Association and has been translated into Japanese and Indonesian

Back in TimePhotography of World War One. The Salon:  Maryland Institute College of Art, May 22, 2014

Beyond the Pot—The Ceramics Archive Lecture: Ceramics—Uniting the Historical and the Haptic.  Shapiro Center, School of the Art Institute of Chicago.  March 14, 2016. 

David Siever Artist Lecture. Ceramics department School of the Art Institute of Chicago. November 4 2015

Artist Lecture. Cera- Mix Pt. 2: A SAIC and Cranbrook Ceramics Collaboration. Cranbrook Academy of Art. May 7, 2016

The Presidents- John Quincy to Mckinley. School of the Art Institute of Chicago. May 5, 2016

 

EXHIBITIONS

Convergence:  Post-Bac Spring Show MICA                                                                                    Baltimore, Maryland January 31, 2014

Borders and Boundaries: Prospect Street Galleries                                                              Waltham, Massachusetts October 29, 2014

The Night Before: Brandeis Post Bac Spring Show                                                                  Waltham, Massachusetts March 25, 2015

Kinsey Institute Juried Art Show                                                                                             Bloomington, Indiana May 19 -  July 13, 2015

Scent ShowDickinson Roundell                                                                                        New York December 15 , 2015 – January 2016

Cera- Mix Pt.1: A SAIC and Cranbrook Ceramics Collaboration                                                         Chicago. Illinois February 28, 2016

Cera- Mix Pt. 2: A SAIC and Cranbrook Ceramics Collaboration                                               Cranbrook Academy of Art May 7, 2016

RiverArts Exhibition and Studio Tour                                                                                                 Hastings, New York April 4- 28, 2016