Ian Wegener 12/15/83 Charlotte, NC TRADITIONAL EDUCATION:
Appalachian State University: College of Fine & Applied Arts; Boone, NC: 2002-2006 Graphic Arts and Imaging with a minor in Sociology
NONTRADITIONAL EDUCATION and WORK EXPERIENCE:
Mountain Pathways Montessori School Boone, NC 2006-2007
Art Instructor for age grouping 9-12; Boone, NC; A year worth of projects ranging from simple drawing exercises to an in depth stop motion animation project. The curriculum was planned and executed with minimal supplies and utilized recycled products.
Braitman Studio Charlotte, NC 2007-2010
Braitman Studio is an art studio in Charlotte focused on figure drawing and oil painting. 2008: Teen Studio Instructor. 2009: Figure Class Secondary Instructor.
Frame Building and Support construction for Charlotte Artists 2010-current
ART EXHIBITIONS: 2009: Taos, NM: Taos Gallery International Juried Exhibition 2009: Charlotte, NC: Carolinas Got Art Juried Exhibition, hosted by Elders Gallery 2010: Charlotte,NC: The Figure Represented, hosted by Braitman Studio 2011: Charlotte, NC: Grin Factor, solo show 2011: Charlotte, NC: Crave Dessert Bar and Lounge, solo show and artist launch party 2012: Live Painting at various festivals including Beech Mountain, NC: Gnarnia Music Festival, as a promoted visual artist, The Filmore in Charlotte, NC
2013: Charlotte, NC: Gallery 22 group shows: Figure show, Halloween and Facets groups show
2014: ChARLOTTE, NC: GALLERY 22 GROUP SHOWS: LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL, HALLOWEEN, AND FACETS
2014: CHARLOTTE, NC: FESTIVAL IN THE PARK: 50TH ANNIVERSARY FREEDOM PARK ART FESTIVAL
2015: CHARLOTTE, NC: KINGS DRIVE ART WALK
2015: CHARLOTTE, NC: FESTIVAL IN THE PARK
2016: CHARLOTTE, NC: GALLERY 22 4 MAN SHOW; JANUARY