MICHAEL c. LAYSER
e-mail: mlayser@gmail.com
www.michaellayser.com

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:    

2011-Present- Art Teacher (Pottery & Sculpture) Lower Dauphin High school

Student Teaching:
2010- Lower Dauphin High school:
2010- Mechanicsburg Elementary:

EDUCATION:

2013- University of the Arts, Pennsylvania: Masters in Art Education
2010- Shippensburg University, Pennsylvania Post Baccalaureate: Pennsylvania Art Education Certification K-12
2007-08 University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania M.F.A. Candidate Ceramics
2007-Lebanon Valley College, Pennsylvania, B.A. Art and Art History Studio concentration, emphasis in ceramics Minor in English Communications

ART RELATED EXPERIENCE:

2008- Present -Art Association of Harrisburg, Member
2008-13- mARTini Art Auction, Carlisle Art Learning Center, Donator
2007- 2015- Carlisle Art Learning Center (CALC) Member, Volunteer
2007-08- Production Manager: The Ceramic Shop/Roselli Pottery, Philadelphia Pennsylvania
2006-07- Studio Technician : Lebanon Valley College, Pennsylvania

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2008- Works in Window, CALC, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
2007- Experience the Rings, Mezzanine Gallery, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, Pennsylvania

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2017 - Yellow Fever, Harrisburg Art Association,  Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
2017 - Lancaster County Art Association National Juried Exhibition, Lancaster County Art Association, Strasburg, Pennsylvania
*Second Place in Sculpture and Ceramic category
2017 - UArts Art Unleashed 2017, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvanian
2016- Lancaster County Art Association National Juried Exhibition, Lancaster County Art Association, Strasburg, Pennsylvania
2016- 88th Annual International Juried Exhibition, Harrisburg Art Association, Harrisburg Pennsylvania
*Second Place in Sculpture and Ceramic category
2015- Lancaster County Art Association National Juried Exhibition, Lancaster County Art Association, Strasburg, Pennsylvania
*Second Place in Sculpture and Ceramic category
2015- 44st Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery, Lebanon Valley College Annville Pennsylvania
2014- 43st Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery, Lebanon Valley College Annville Pennsylvania
2014- 86th Annual International Juried Exhibition, Harrisburg Art Association, Harrisburg Pennsylvania
2014- Red (Delicious) CALC, Carlisle Pennsylvania
2013- 85th Annual International Juried Exhibition, Harrisburg Art Association, Harrisburg Pennsylvania
2013- Ultraviolet (A Spectrum of Artwork) CALC, Carlisle Pennsylvania
2012-84th Annual International Juried Exhibition, Harrisburg Art Association, Harrisburg Pennsylvania
*First Place in Sculpture and Ceramic category
2012-41st Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery, Lebanon Valley College Annville Pennsylvania
2012- The Blues, CALC, Carlisle Pennsylvania
2011-83rd Annual International Juried Exhibition, Harrisburg Art Association, Harrisburg Pennsylvania 2011-Gallerie 13, Mechanicsburg PA.
2011- Emerald Show, CALC, Carlisle Pennsylvania
2010- 4 Artist Invitational Exhibition, Harrisburg Art Association, Harrisburg Pennsylvania
2010- mARTini Auction Artwork Preview, CALC, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
2010- CALC Exhibit Gallery, CALC, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
2010- The William Penn Gallery, Lebanon Pa
2010- 39th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery, Lebanon Valley College Annville Pennsylvania
2010- Lemon Show, CALC, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
2009- mARTini Auction Artwork Preview, CALC, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
2009- Aqua Show, CALC, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
2007- WIP (Works in Progress), Hamilton/ Aaronson Galleries, University of the Arts, Philadelphia,Pennsylvania
2007- (Sub) Structure: Advance Studio Senior Exhibition, Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery, Lebanon Valley College, Annville Pennsylvania
2007- 36th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery, Lebanon Valley College Annville Pennsylvania
2006- Student Art Exhibition, Suzanne H. Arnold Art Gallery, Lebanon Valley College Annville Pennsylvania

PERFORMANCES:

2007- Spatial Apocrypha "ENJOY", University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  1. References: Paul Falzone pfalzone@asc.upenn.edu