I'm Clark. I love making things. And I love people.
I'm currently pursuing a Masters degree in art education
at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah.
R E S U M E
Master's Degree in Art Education (MA), Brigham Young University (in progress)
National Arts Education Association, Utah Arts Education Association, Arts Guild
Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA), Utah Valley University
April 2013 Orem, UT
Major: Art & Visual Communications // Photography emphasis
Minor: Digital Media & Graphic Design
Study Abroad: Europe (London to Istanbul)
E X P E R I E N C E
Student Teacher, Provo School District, UT
September 2014 - present (Timpview High School: 9 weeks, Edgemont Elementary: 6 weeks)
Orchestrated club meetings, executed group exhibitions, planned field trips, taught workshops,
collaborated with teachers and faculty to cultivate an atmosphere of warmth and creativity,
built curricula, and engaged classrooms of 10 - 50 students.
Educational Volunteer, Rheumatic Rescue Humanitarian Group, Western Samoa
May 2013 - present (four expeditions, with a fifth planned for June 2014)
Assembled and lead groups of 20 - 70 Samoan-speaking children through a medical education program utilizing art, music, dance, and theater.
Secured funds for the humanitarian program through advocacy in the forms of photography, videography, public service announcements, branding, printed material, and web development.
Visiting Artist, Walden School of Liberal Arts, Provo, UT
Discussed my art practice and motivations to be an artist. Held group critiques with 30 advanced placement art students.
Visiting Teacher, Centennial Middle School, Provo, UT
Taught acrylic painting techniques to 110 students in three commercial art classes.
Guest Lecturer, Utah Valley University, Orem, UT
March 2013 - April 2013
Conducted art history lectures with over 200 students in a large auditorium.
Volunteer Videographer, Mobility Mission Humanitarian Group, Western Samoa
August 2013 - present
Welded, soldered, and sculpted prosthetic limbs for amputees, then trained natives to do the same.
Garnered funding through a video-based awareness campaign.
Photographer, Brigham Young University, Publications & Graphics Department, Provo, UT
August 2013 - present
Maintained a traditional darkroom, processed, edited, sorted, catalogued film & digital images.
Created imagery in a photo studio, collected portraits, and captured large campus events.
Taught photography and lighting workshops to five interns from a local charter school.
Teachers Assistant, Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
August 2013 - September 2014
Built curricula to challenge and disrupt classes of 25 college students, and coordinated visits to over 40 different art classrooms throughout Utah Valley.
Founder and Editor, HEX Magazine, Utah Valley Arts & Entertainment, Orem, UT
January 2011 - January 2013
Compiled, curated, edited, designed, and distributed a weekly magazine supported entirely by volunteer donations and contributions.
Collaborated with painters, poets, musicians, architects, dancers, farmers, bloggers, LARPers, scrapbookers, and graffiti artists to highlight the vibrancy of the arts in Utah Valley.
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