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THOMAS L. GALAMBOS

134 Lazy Trail

Penfield, NY 14526

585-261-6685

tom@tomgalambos.com

EDUCATION

1995-97 M.F.A. Painting, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

1990-94 B.S., Cum Laude, Studio Art. Nazareth College, Rochester, NY

SELECT EXHIBITIONS

2015 Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY

2013 Design in the Working World, Colacino Gallery, Nazareth College. Rochester, NY

2012 Tom Galambos. Solo Exhibition, Sequential Artists Workshop, Gainesville, FL

2011 Instances 3, Drawing and mural Installation with Greg Lendeck. Houghton Gallery, Cedar Arts Center, Corning, NY

2010 Instances 2. Drawing and mural Installation with Greg Lendeck and Ben Morey. Pulp Nouveau Comix, Canandaigua, NY

2010 Instances, Drawing and mural Installation with Greg Lendeck and Chris Watkins,

Nazareth College, Rochester, NY.

2009 Comics and SPX, Mercer Gallery, Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY

2008 Composures, Solo Exhibition, Rochester Renaissance Gallery, Rochester, NY

2010, 2009,

2008 Rochester Art Supply Invitational, High Falls Gallery, Rochester, NY

2008 Nazareth College Alumni Invitational, Colacino Gallery, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY

2008 Stillnesses, Solo Exhibition, Little Theater, Rochester, NY

2006 Dear Diary: Autobiographical Comics, Group Exhibition, Athens Institute of Contemporary Art. Athens GA

2005 Patchwork, Group Exhibition, Monroe Community College. Rochester NY

  1. U-Terrain, Collaborative project, Open Studio Project. Chicago, IL

2004 Small Wonders, Paintings and Drawings, Group Exhibition, Oswego Arts Center. Oswego, NY

2002 Faculty Exhibit, Monroe Community College. Rochester, NY

1998           Guest Speaker, Exhibitor. Star Clipper Books. St. Louis MO

PUBLICATIONS

2003 Moderntales.com Longplay (web comic) A monthly online subscription-based publication. The March 2003 “Harvey Pekar Autobiographical” issue contained Melanie’s Wedding, my eighteen page autobiographical comic.

2001           All the Wrong Places (graphic novel), Laszlo Press.

2000               Expo 2000, Comic Book Legal Defense Fund anthology.

1999 Top Shelf on Parade vol. 8, Top Shelf Comix. A semi-annual comics anthology, I co-wrote and illustrated a five page comic.

1997           From Hungary, Laszlo Press.

AWARDS AND RECOGNITION

2001 Time.com All the Wrong Places (graphic novel). Ten best comics of 2001

2001 Day Prize Award Finalist. All the Wrong Places (graphic novel).

2001 The Comics Journal named All the Wrong Places one of eight “Graphic Novels Worth Reading” in 2001.

1996 Xeric Grant. Grant awarded to cartoonists for the purpose of self-publishing. Received for graphic novel From Hungary.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Fall 2016 Nazareth College. Painting I, Advanced Painting

Summer 2016 New York State Summer School of the Arts. Painting, Figure Studies

Fall 2015 Nazareth College. Painting I, Advanced Painting

Fall 2014 Nazareth College. Painting I, Advanced Painting, Graduate Painting

Spring 2014 Monroe Community College. Art Essentials

Fall 2013 Monroe Community College. Drawing I

Nazareth College. Painting I, Advanced Painting

Fall 2012 Nazareth College. Drawing I

Spring 2012 Monroe Community College. Painting II

Fall 2011 Monroe Community College. Painting I

Spring 2011 Monroe Community College. Painting II, Comics and Sequential Art

Fall 2010 Monroe Community College. Painting I

Spring 2010 Monroe Community College. Painting II

Fall 2009 Monroe Community College. Painting I

Spring 2008 Monroe Community College. Drawing I

Fall 2008 Monroe Community College. Painting I

Fall 2007 Monroe Community College. Drawing I

Spring 2007 Monroe Community College. Painting II

Fall 2006 Monroe Community College. Drawing II

Spring 2006 Monroe Community College. Painting I

Spring 2005 Monroe Community College. Drawing II

Fall 2005 Monroe Community College. Drawing II

Fall 2002-

Spring 2004 Monroe Community College. Design I

Spring-

Fall 2004 Rochester Institute of Technology. Fine Arts: Visual Arts (Visual Arts survey for non-majors).

Spring 2003 Nazareth College. Painting I&II

Spring 1999 Nazareth College. Painting II & Advanced Painting

Spring 1998 St. Louis Community College, Florissant Valley. Cartooning I

Fall 1997 St. Louis Community College, Florissant Valley. Drawing I

Fall 2000-Present McQuaid Jesuit. Full-time Art Instructor

July 1998-

July 2005,

2008 Summer School of the Arts, Nazareth College in conjunction with Boces. Drawing and Painting for area high school students).

2000 Creative Workshop, Rochester Memorial Art Gallery. Figure Drawing, Intermediate Drawing, Beginning Drawing, Advanced Teen Drawing.

NATIONAL CONVENTION APPEARANCES

1998, 1999,

2009, 2011 SPX Expo (National Comics and Alternative Press Exposition), Bethesda, Maryland.

2002, 2001 S.P.A.C.E. (Small Press and Alternative Comics Expo), Columbus, Ohio. Self-publishing Panelist, 2002