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Robert Franzini
Robert Franzini

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Franzini, Robert, Professor of Art and Design Chair, Department of Art and Design
Program/Dept: Art and Design
Degrees, Licensures and Certifications: M.F.A The University of Iowa
Research Interests:

Professional Activity:  

  • Participation in over two hundred exhibitions, including solo, two-person, and small and large group 
  • Displaying work in international, national and regional exhibits; venues include: Kingman Foundation Gallery (Ecuador), Warsaw Art Academy (Poland), South Australian School of Art, Kanagawa Prefectural Gallery (Japan), Hanoi Fine Arts Association (Viet Nam), The National Academy of Design (NY), Prince Street Gallery (NY), The Cincinnati Art Museum (OH), Chrysler Museum (VA), Huntington Museum (WVA), St. Louis Art Museum (MO), Evansville Museum of Arts and Sciences (IN), J.B. Speed Museum (KY), Headley Whitney Museum (KY), Appalshop (KY) 
  • Book Cover Art: Upheaval, by Chris Holbrook, University Press of Kentucky, Erotica, Poems by Bea Opengart, Owl Creek Press (WA) 
  • Kentucky Lithographic Limestone: An Example of Identifying, Collecting, and Printing from Local Stone, Interdisciplinary Collaboration with Dr. Steve Reid, Geologist, Conference Presentation, Mid-America Print Council Conference 
  • Ongoing creative production and exhibition of artwork in intaglio, lithographic, relief and monotype printmaking and drawing 

  

Honors and Awards:  

  • Inclusion of art work in permanent collections including: Cabo Frio Print Collection (Brazil), Hanoi Academy of Art (Viet Nam), Honolulu Academy of Arts (HI), Cincinnati Art Museum (OH), Portland Art Museum (OR), Muscarelle Museum of Art (VA), University of Kentucky Art Museum (KY), Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest Collection (KY) 
  • Resident Fellow, Yaddo Artist Colony, Saratoga Springs, NY. 
  • Morehead State University Distinguished Creative Production Award  

 
 

Contact Info:
Claypool-Young 211
r.franzi@moreheadstate.edu
Phone: 606.783.2193

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