InSoon S. Felch
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Artist Residency 2014, Italy

 

March 2013, Istanbul, Turkey


March 9, 2012, Singapore


 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6869 N. Whitneyville Rd.
Middleville MI, 49333
(269) 795-8925

Certified Web Developer/Designer
Specializing in
Flash Animation
DreamWeaver
PhotoShop/Illustrator/InDesign
UI/ Object Oriented Design
JavaScrip/MySQL/PHP/XHTML/CSS


 

EDUCATIONS

2008: Certified Web Developer/Designer, GRCC, Grand Rapids, Michigan
2000 : Master of Fine Arts, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
1997-8: Attended College of Graduate Studies, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI. Completed Graduate 6 credits in painting.
1997: Bachelor of Fine Arts, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan.
1993: Associate in Arts, Delta College, University Center, Michigan.

Artist Residency

2014: Summr Artists Residency Program in Civita Castellana, Italy

HONORS

2008: Dean's List (GPA 4.0) at GRCC Grand Rapids, Michigan
1997: Graduating with Honors Program, CMU.
1996: A member of Golden Key National Honor Society.
1996: President's List (GPA 4.0), C.M.U.
1992: Vice President's List (GPA 3.85), Delta College.
1991: Dean's List (GPA 3.68), Delta College

EXPERIENCES

2003-Present: Teaching Continuing Education classes at Kendall College of Art & Design of Ferris State University in DreamWeaver, PhotoShop, Figure Drawing, Pastel Drawing, Portraiture, and Watercolor, Grand Rapids, Michigan.
2002-5: Taught at Thornapple Arts Council in Hastings Michigan in Drawing, Oil Painting, Watercolor Painting and Chinese Art & Calligraphy classes.
2000: Taught Art 242, Watercolor class, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
1999: T.A. Art 242, Watercolor with Art Professor Lou Rizzolo, WMU.
1999: T.A. Art 510, Advanced Drawing with Art Professor John Link, WMU
1999: T.A. Art 240, Painting (Oil and Acrylics) with Art Professor John Link, WMU.
1998: T.A. Art 242, Watercolor with Art Professor Vince Torano, WMU.
1992: Two Portrait Drawings commissioned by President's Office, Delta College, MI.
1992: A designer, Instructional Graphic Art Department, Delta College.

EXHIBITIONS

2014: ArtPrize, International Juried Exhibition, A Search for Healing, Porcelain Sculptures, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, Grand Rapids, Michigan
2014: Solo Exhibition, LasVegas, Nevada, USA
2014: Crossing Boundaries, Lee Seoul Gallery, Insadong, Seoul, Korea
2014: 4th Invitational Annual Asian Gala Exhibition sponsored by WMAAA at Goei Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
2014: Womean Having Art Together Exhibition, Caledonia, Michigan, USA
2013: ArtPrize, International Juried Exhibition, The Beginning and the End, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
2013: Solo Exhibition, Lee Seoul Gallery, Insadong, Seoul, Korea
2013: Castleton on Hudson 2013 Exhibition, Castleton, New York, USA
2013: 3rd Invitational Annual Asian Gala Exhibition sponsored by WMAAA at Goei Center, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
2013: Mutual/lization, Mutuality/Realization: Invitational Worldwide Famous
Contemporary Artists, Trio Exhibition, Pera Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
2013: Solo Exhibition, To Express and To Live, Claystone Clinic, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
2013: Solo Exhibition, Empathy, Van Singel Fine Arts Center, Gainey Gallery, Byron Center, Michigan, USA
2012: ArtPrize, International Juried Exhibition, Transformation of Consciousnes, watercolor & mixed media, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
2012: Oregon Society Artists Group Exhibition, Portland, Oregon, USA
2012: Solo Exhibition: Galleria B.R.A.I.N.S. Foundation, Grand Rapids, Michigan
2012: Solo Exhibition, Spatial Conflicts, Integrating Technology & Art, Substation Gallery, Singapore
2012: Asian Gala Exhibtion, Grand Rapids, MI, Keynote Speaker: Governor Rick Snyder 
2012: Solo Exhibition, Galleria, B.R.A.I.N.S Grand Rapids, MI
2011: Solo Exhibition, Art by Lo Gallery, Copenhagen, Denmark
2011: Solo Exhibition, Red Gate Gallery, London, United Kingdom
2010: International Art Competition, Art prize, Grand Rapids, MI
2010: Solo Exhibition, B.R.A.I.N.S Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI
2009: International Art Competition, Art Prize, Grand Rapids, MI
2009: Solo Exhibition, Phare de la Coubre Museum, La Tremblade, France
2009: Solo Exhibition, Laura's Heart Studio, Hastings, MI.
2008: Solo Exhibition, Gainey Gallery, VanSingel Fine Arts Center, Byron Center, MI.
2007: Solo Exhibition, Grant Rath's Art Studio, Middleville, MI.
2005: Solo Exhibition, Keeler lounge, Fountain Street Church, Grand Rapids, MI.
2003: Solo Exhibition, Thornapple Arts Council, Hastings, MI.
2002: Solo Exhibition, Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings, MI.
2002: Solo Exhibition Thornapple Art Council, Hastings, MI.
2000: Duet Exhibition Otherwise Gallery, Lansing, Michigan.
2000: MFA Degree Exhibition Rotunda and South Galleries, WMU, Kalamazoo, Michign
2000: Annual Student Juried Show, Delton Center, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
2000: Annual Student Juried Show, Delton Center, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
1999: Hope (all media), Exhibition Northwood Gallery, Midland, MI.
1999: 1999 : MFA Group Exhibition, Student Art Gallery, WMU, MI.
1998 : MFA Group Exhibition, Student Art Gallery, WMU, MI.
1996: Centralis Senior Project Exhibition sponsored by Honors Office, CMU, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan
1996: Smith Endowment Art Scholarship Recipient Exhibition, CMU.
1994: Group Exhibition sponsored by Center for the Arts, Midland, MI.

AWARDS

2005: Received Second Prize in watercolor, Michigan State Competition in Professional Category.
2004: Received First Prize in watercolor, Michigan State Competition in Professional Category.
2003: Received Second Prize in watercolor, Michigan State Competition MI.
1998-9: Received Angie Gayman Carmer Art Scholarship Award at WMU, Kalamazoo, MI.
1998-9: Received Art Department Enrichment Grant at WMU. MI.
1995: Received the Smith Endowment Art Scholarship Award at CMU, Mt. Pleasant, MI.
1995: Received the Best Show in the BFA, MFA juried Student Art Exhibition at CMU, juried by visiting artist, Anne Perigo.
1993: Centrals Scholarship Award (full tuition based on merit), CMU.
1993: Outstanding Graduate Art Award, Delta College, MI.
1992: The Second National Bank Purchase Art Award, and Permanent Art Collection, Delta College, Michigan.
1992: The Gary Laatsch Art Scholarship Award, Delta College, MI.
1991: The Second National Bank Purchase Art Award, and Permanent Art Collection, Delta College, Michigan.
1991: The Gary Laatsch Art Scholarship Award, Delta College, MI.
1991: Selected Honorable Mention, by Bay City Art Council Art Show, Bay City MI

PUBLICATIONS/ARTICLES

2012: InSoon Felch's Exhibition, Spatial Conflicts, Substation Gallery, Hannah Press, Singapore, March 5, 2012, Singapore News
2012: Singapore Art: Spatial Conflicts by InSoon Felch. The South Korean Painter-Sculptor exhibits works incorporates materials such as metal, canvas, paper, silk, fabric and sawdust---redefining lines, colors figures and shapes through her lens.
2012: What's on Guide Singapore: Spatial Conflicts by InSoon Felch Substation Gallery, Singapore
2011: Global/Artists/Show: ArtSlant London, UK, InSoon Felch participated in these exhibits: April, 2011 DEFIANT OF HUMAN PREDICTABILITY Red Gate Gallery
2011: Britain's What's On Event Guide: Where Can We Go, London, UK, “Defiant of human Predictability: An exhibition of works by InSoon Felch” (Saturday, May 21, 2011)
2009: AU PAYS DU MATIN FRAIS "Metaphor" ou l'art corèen  by  Raoul  Colmard,  Royan, France,  (MARDI 21 JUILET 2009)
2008: "Spatial Elements" Posted by Advance Newspapers April 07, 2008
2008: MIXED MEDIA, Gainey Gallery, Van Singel Fine Arts Center, by  staff writer,  On the Town, 2008
2005: BLENDING WORLDS by Gail Philbin, Grand Rapids Press (Visual Arts, Sunday July 10, 2005)
2004: ART HOP TO RETURN OCT. 22, by Patricia Jones, The Sun and News, Caledonia (September 28)
2002: PIERCE INSTITUTE HOSTS ARTISTS, Exotic sculpture and mixed media wall hangings...Front page, color photo, Hastings Banner, (Thursday, October 10, 2002)
2002: RECEPTION WILL CLOSE INSOON FELCH ART EXHIBIT by staff writer The Sun and News (September 3, 2002)
2002: LOCAL ARTIST SHARES TALENTS WITH HASTINGS WOMEN'S CLUB by Elaine Gilbert, Reminder, November 19, 2002
2002: RIDING INTO THE HOILDAYS by staff writer, The reminder, (front page, color photos, November 12, 2002)
2000: SPRING FEVER by Lisa Walda, Western Herald, (A & E, Wednesday, March 15, 2000)
1995: One drawing published for Frame Work: at CMU, MI.
1994: Three drawings selected for Frame Work, a Central Michigan University's Magazine of the Arts Vol. XIX. No.3.
1992: Two drawings selected for Wings interdisciplinary publication of art works and poems, Published by English Department at Delta College, Michigan. One of the drawings used for cover.
1992: STUDENT ARTIST TWO-TIMES WINNER by Marla Youngs, Delta Collegiate, (Entertainment, September 24,1992)