Curtis Bartone

Curtis Bartone

Curtis Bartone

  • B.F.A., Columbus College of Art and Design, 1988
  • M.F.A., Northwestern University, 1991
First year at SCAD:

"Even after 20 years of teaching art, I am still inspired by the excitement that a student feels when he or she learns a difficult skill or process."


19 solo exhibitions; more than 50 group exhibitions

Awards, recognition and honors

First Prize, Hand Pulled Prints XIV, Stonemetal Press, San Antonio, Texas; Gil Society Studio Residency Fellowship, Akureyri, Iceland; SCAD Presidential Fellowship; Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Grant, New York, New York


The American Print Alliance; Southern Graphics Council; College Art Association; Chicago Artists' Coalition; Los Angeles Printmakers; Telfair Museum of Art

Publications and presentations

Solo exhibitions

  • "Domain: Drawings, Etchings, and Lithographs," Telfair Museum of Art, Savannah, Georgia, 2011
  • "The Ocean Through Our Large Windows," Morris Graves Museum of Art, Eureka, California, 2009
  • "Control," Grand Theatre Center for the Arts, Tracy, California, 2009
  • "Succession," Gallery S.P.A.C.E., Savannah Department of Cultural Affairs, Savannah, Georgia, 2008
  • "Any Given Moment," Gallery Stokes, Atlanta, Georgia, 2008

Previous Positions

Instructor, Penland School of Crafts, Bakersville, North Carolina; lecturer, Harold Washington College, Chicago, Illinois; instructor, Harrington Institute of Design, Chicago, Illinois; instructor, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois

On the Web

Courses Taught

  • PRMK 200 Introduction to Printmaking
  • PRMK 202 Introduction to Etching
  • PRMK 203 Introduction to Lithography
  • PRMK 301 Intermediate Etching