Faculty & Staff

Art

Todd Matteson, M.F.A.

Associate Professor / Chairperson, Art


Education

  • M.F.A., Kansas State University
  • M.A., Purdue University
  • Post Baccalaureate., University of Southern Indiana
  • B.S., University of Evansville

Areas of expertise

  • Ceramics I & II & III and Independent Study
  • Art History
  • Art Appreciation
  • 2D Design/Color Theory
  • 3D Design
  • Sculpture I & II & III

Professional Affiliations

  • Downtown Sylvania Association, Mural Committee
  • SACI, Studio Arts Center International, Lourdes University Representative
  • Sylvania Community Arts Commission, Board Member Scholarship Committee, Chair
  • Toledo Federation of the Arts Society, Lourdes University representative Membership Committee
  • Sylvania Arts and Crafts Festival, Lourdes University representative
  • National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts, NCECA

Professional Activity

2012–2013

  • Layering Glazes, Multi-colored finishes, Glacial Monoliths and Vases

2011–2012

  • Juror, Arts for our Future Show, Bedford Branch Library, Temperance, MI

2010–2011

  • Juror, 4th Annual Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio: Award of Excellence in the Visual Arts
  • Juror, Arts for our Future Show, Bedford Branch Library, Temperance, MI
  • Monolithic Forms, new work concerning atmospheric firing affects and monolithic or mountainous forms

2009–2010

  • Undergraduate Fellowship Research Grant, Gas versus Oxidation, What’s the fuss about reduction anyway?   Center Street Clay, Sandwich, IL
  • Juror, 3rd Annual Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio
    Award of Excellence in the Visual Arts
  • Juror, Ninth Congressional District Invitational Art Exhibition, Toledo OH
    presented by Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Firelands Visual Arts, and Oberlin College
  • Juror, Sylvania Rotary Club Pancake Poster Competition

2008–2009

  • Juror, 51st Sylvania Arts and Crafts Festival, Sylvania, Ohio

Exhibitions

2013–2014

  • NOWOH, Bowling Green State University

2012–2013

  • Art-o-matic 419, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo
  • NOWOH, Bowling Green State University,  2nd Place in 3D
  • Portrait Exhibition, Toledo Museum of Art, “Portrait of Innocence”

2011–2012

  • Sylvania Area Arts Commission, Winter Art Tour, Lourdes University Art Department, Purchase Award

2010–2011

  • Art-o-matic 419, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo
  • Sylvania Area Arts Commission, Winter and Spring Art Tour, Alverno Studio
  • Cool Yule, Hudson Gallery, Sylvania OH
  • Potting Pretty, Sylvania Chamber of Commerce

2009–2010

  • Toledo Area Artists Exhibition (TAA), Regional, Juried, Toledo Museum of Art
  • Ford Gallery, 222 North Erie Street, Toledo, OH
  • H×W×D 2009 Sculpture Exhibit, Regional, Juror:  Jonathon Quick, Dayton, OH

2008–2009

  • H×W×D 2008 Sculpture Exhibit, Regional, Juror:  Dee Schaad, Dayton, OH
  • Alumni Exhibit, Invitational, University of Evansville, IN
  • Art-o-matic 419, Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Toledo, OH

Service to Community

  • Creative Cups of Compassion, Lourdes University
  • Clothing Drive, Salvation Army and Hurricane Sandy Relief
  • Alzheimer’s Society of Northwest Ohio Gala, Artwork Donor
  • Sylvania Community Arts Commission, Board Member
  • Downtown Sylvania Association, Friend, Mural Committee
  • Toledo Grows, Manos Gardens, Service Project with Sculpture Class and Orbis Ars
  • Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Volunteer at Art-o-matic 419
  • Franciscan Charity Golf Outing, Oregon, OH
  • Clothing Drive, Sylvania Area Family Services
  • Empty Bowls, Lourdes University
  • AtLourdes, Faculty Focus, Fall 2010
  • Sister Jane Mary Soroziak Lecture Series, Tile Project with Sister Margaret Hall
  • Potting Pretty, Sylvania Chamber of Commerce
  • Sylvania Franciscan Academy, Baptismal Fonts, Beth McArthur’s 8th Grade class
  • Providence Center for Social and Economic Growth, Orbis Ars
  • Bowling 4 Kids Sake, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northwest Ohio: Orbis Ars Team
  • All Saints Catholic School, 1st Grade, Wall Sculpture, Lourdes University
  • Sophia Center Golf Outing, West Toledo Golf Course, OH
  • Sylvania Arts and Crafts Festival Committee, Lourdes University Representative

Contact


Todd Matteson
Office: MAH 206A
419-824-3683
Email