Paul Kline                                                              
art41now@gmail.com

2004 -- Present:      Visual Artist; conducts workshops and demonstrations for various art groups in the US and Poland
2019 -- Present:      Adjunct Instructor, Miami Dade College, Miami, FL
2007 – 2008:          Adjunct Instructor, Goodwin College, East Hartford, CT
2002 – 2004:          Director of Finance and Administration for the Church of St. Luke in the Fields, New York, NY
2000 – 2002:          Executive Assistant to the Director of the S.R. Guggenheim Museum, Thomas Krens; Manager and Head of                                   HR for Mr. Krens’ Guggenheim.com
1998 – 2000:          Sabbatical of two years teaching in Japan
1984 – 1998:          Tenured career working in the U.S. government for the Department of Justice and the Administrative Office                                 of the U.S. Courts in Washington, DC.
1981 – 1984:           Fulbright scholar to Poland; completed research for dissertation:  Młoda Polska: Renaissance Man --                                             Stanisⱡaw Wyspiański; teaching fellow
1980 – 1981:           Re-qualified as a doctoral candidate in twentieth century art history; teaching assistant
1978 – 1980:           Assistant Professor of Art, University of California at Santa Barbara, and instructor of painting at Westmont                                 College, Santa Barbara, CA
1976 – 1978:           Qualified as a doctoral candidate in Medieval art history; teaching assistant
 
Teaching Areas
Studio Arts
Specialties:              Encaustic, Oil and Cold Wax, Non-Objective Abstract Painting
Studio Arts:             Painting and Drawing - all levels
Art History
Specialties:              Modern and Post-Modern, Medieval
Other:                     Art Appreciation, General Survey, Interdisciplinary Humanities
 
Social Media and Web Presence
Artsy:                  https://www.artsy.net/artist/paul-kline
                           https://www.artsy.net/show/design-art-concepts-for-love-of-dissent, vSolo Exhibition
Faceartnet           https://www.faceartnet.com/253-paul-kline
Instagram            https://www.instagram.com/paulklineart/
Saatchi Art           https://www.saatchiart.com/account/artworks/889098
Singulart              https://www.singulart.com/en/artist/paul-kline-24879?campaign_id=1044
Website                https://www.paulklineart.com
 
Solo Exhibitions
2020 – For Love of Dissent, Virtual Exhibition, Design Art Concepts, Miami, FL
2018 – Peg Williams Gallery, Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison, NJ
2008 – Art Gallery, Town & County Club, West Hartford, CT
 
Selected Exhibitions (most recent six years; more available upon request)
2020     
     Discover the Art of Wax, EAI Member Exhibition, Santa Fe, NM
 
2019
     Art Basel – Miami, two locations, Miami, FL
     Apogee, Group Exhibition of Seven Floridian Artists, DAC Concepts, Miami, FL
     No Creative Boundaries, Juried Exhibition, Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, NM
     Art Ability, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Malvern, PA
     Morris Photocolor Club, several awards in Photography, Morristown, NJ
 
 2018
     Melting Pot / Melting Point, Juried Exhibition, Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, NM
     Connection III – An Invitational Exhibition of Artists Selecting Artist, Atlantic Gallery, New York, NY
     Art Ability, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Malvern, PA
     Optimism in Action, Group Show, Peg Williams Gallery, Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison, NJ
     The Art League of the Chathams, Members Exhibition, Frelinghuysen Arboretum Show, Morristown, NJ

2017
     Encaustic Art Institute, Juried Encaustic / Wax Exhibition, Santa Fe, NM
     Art Ability, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Malvern, PA
     Art Ability Satellite Exhibition & Sales, Online Sales Gallery and Corporate Art Acquisition Programs, Bryn Mawr Hospital,             Malvern, PA
     Optimism in Action, Group Show, Peg Williams Gallery, Short Stories Bookshop & Community Hub, Madison, NJ
     The Art League of the Chathams, Members Exhibition, Chatham, NJ

2016
     The Art League of the Chathams, Members Exhibition, Chatham, NJ
     MossRehab International Juried Art Exhibition, Elkins Park, PA
 
2015
     Art Ability, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Malvern, PA
     Art Ability Satellite Exhibition & Sales Corporate Art Acquisition Programs, Delaware Art Museum, Bryn Mawr Hospital,                 Malvern, PA
     104th Annual Juried Exhibition, CT Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic, CT
     Encaustic Art Institute, Group Exhibition, Santa Fe, NM
 
2014
     103rd Annual Juried Exhibition, CT Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic, CT
     CT + 6, Exhibition for artists living in CT, MA, ME, NH, NY, RI, and VT, West Hartford Art League, West Hartford, CT
     Art Ability Satellite Exhibition & Sales Art Acquisition Programs, Delaware Art Museum, Bryn Mawr Hospital, Harrisburg State       Capital Building, and West Chester, PA
 
Professional Associations
     Represented by Design Art Concepts, Miami, FL, www.dacconcepts.com/
     Represented by the Cortile Gallery, Provincetown, MA, www.cortilegallery.com
     Board member of International Encaustic Artists
     Member of the Morris Photocolor Club
     Member of Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM
 
Permanent Collections
     MossRehab Hospital, Elkins Park, PA
     Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital, Malvern, PA
     Encaustic Art Institute, Cerrillos, NM
     Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC
     Private collections in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Florida, Michigan, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, Pennsylvania,         South Carolina, Virginia, Washington, DC, England, France, and Poland
 
Residencies
     2019 Master’s Directed Independent Study (Juried Selection) with Steve Aimone, Asheville NC
     2018 Masters’ Directed Independent Study (Juried Selection) with Steve Aimone, New Smyrna, FL
     2017 Masters’ Directed Independent Study (Juried Selection) with Steve Aimone, New Smyrna, FL
 
Education
      Ph.D. (ABD)    Jagiellonian University, Fulbright Scholar, Cracow, Poland
                           Art History, Ohio University, Athens, OH
      M.F.A., B.A.    Painting, Bob Jones University, Greenville, SC