Stefan Alexandres Art  

EDUCATION
1964 to 1972 apprenticeship for metal arts in the traditional ways of the old world, as guided through the organized guilds of Athens, Greece.

PROFESSIONAL  EXPERIENCE  TEACHING  AND  LECTURING
2015 – 2008 Crealde School of Art. Associate Faculty.  Jewelry classes www.crealde.org
2014– 2011 Florida Society of Goldsmiths North East Chapter DeLand Florida
2009 Osceola County Public Schools Teach-in OHS 11-19-09  Repousse Workshop
2009 Professional development for the school district of Osceola county, Florida. Repousse workshop.
2009 Liberty High School, Osceola County FL. Two days repousse workshop
2009 Osceola Center for the Arts summer camp classes.
2008 Bok Tower Gardens Introduction to Repoussé Art Saturday, November 22
2008 Bok Tower Gardens. Repoussé Children’s Workshop Saturday, October 11
2008 Osceola Center for the Arts summer camp classes .
2008 Cornell Fine Arts Museum. Repousse workshop. March 22
2008 Osceola Center for the Art. Repousse workshop
2007 Professional development for the School District of Osceola county, Florida.                             
2006 Repousse workshop at the Osceola Center for the Art. December 3
2006 Professional development workshop for the School District of Osceola county, Florida. Name of workshop:  Repousse, Relief Sculpture. Date: 10/12/2006
2006 Brevard Community College, Cocoa Beach, Fl. - Moore Multicultural Center gallery  Exhibition, presentation, demo and workshop.                                                                                                        
2004 Appeared in “Creative Works” WMFE, PBS,OGTV TV features Repousse by Stefan Alexandres - work, demonstration, and interview by Florida Media Arts Center Orange TV Orlando Science Center 777 E. Princeton St. producers: Bill Suchy, Michael P. Seif, Christine  Skalski . [DVD available]
2001 Workshop at the Osceola High School, Kissimmee Florida.

GRANDS,  AWARDS  AND  HONORS
2010 United Arts of Central Florida Professional Development Grand - Individual artist award.
2009 Osceola Center for the Arts. Annual Juried Art Exhibition April 5th  Best of show.
2008 Osceola County Fair, Kissimmee Valley Livestock Show. Creative Arts, Best in Show.            
2008 Osceola Ccenter for the Arts Juried art exhibition 1st place in Sculpture
2007 The National Arts Program Best of Show. Osceola County Fl.  
2007 United Arts Professional Development Grand - Individual artist award.
2003 Orlando Museum of Art “Florida Artist of the Month” Aug 7th “Sculpture: the Grand Art Form” 1st Thursday`s event  

SELECTED  SHOWS  &  EXHIBITIONS
2015 Arts On Douglas “All That Glitters” Jewelry Invitational Jan 30 - March 14
2014 Creativity Contest Oggetti Torino Italy http://www.creativityoggetti.it/ita/gallery.html  
2014 MESA Contemporary Arts Museum Mesa, AZ.  35th Annual Contemporary Crafts
2013 Beijing International Jewelry Art Exhibition. Sep-Oct, 2013 Beijing, China.
2013 Jewelry Invitational. More Than Just Bling! Arts on Douglas, New Smyrna Beach, Fl
2013 Niche Awards Exhibition Feb 16-18, 2013 Buyers Market of American Craft, Pennsylvania
2012 Smithsonian Craft Show. Washington DC
2012 Crealde' School of Art. Director's Choice II work of Crealde' faculty members.
2011 Morean Arts Center ''Upcycled''group exhibition.
2011 Museum of Florida Art. Florida Biennial VI
2010  Crealde' School of Art “The Art of Hope”
2009 Osceola Center for the Arts. Annual juried art exhibition. Best of   Show                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              2008 Crealde` School of Art 6th Annual Faculty Holiday Exhibition
2008 Osceola Center for the Arts. First Place in sculpture. Juried Art Show
2008 National Urban League Conference Art Expo Orlando Florida 2nd place
2007 NAP The National Arts Program. Best of Show
2007 Haskell Gallery, Jacksonville International Airport Arts Commission. August, Sep. October
2007 Central Library 101 East Central Blvd. Orlando FL   Jan.17, March 21
2006 Farmington Museum, “Gateway to Imagination” NM May 6-July 15, Juror: Jill R. Chancey
2006 “Debonair” LoPressionism Fine Art Gallery, Melbourne, FL Nov.17-Des.30th
2006 Lowndes Shakespeare Center 812 E. Rollins St. Orlando, Fl. September 2006
2005 Art Institute & Gallery 14th National Juried Competition. 212 W. Main St. salisbury, Maryland
2005 “Sensuous Delights” LoPressionism Fine Art Gallery Dec. 2/05 Jan. 14/06 Melbourne FL.
2005 “Central Florida NAP Winners Exhibition” Orlando International Airport Gallery Sep.Oct.
2005 & City of Orlando, Nov. 2005 Orange County Administration 450 E. South St. Orlando FL.
2005 “Bold Horizons”  Infusion Gallery. 828 S. Main St. Los Angeles CA. May 3-28 
                                
ONE-PERSON  SHOWS    
2009 Eustis Museum of Art “Man from Poetry” April 23- June 7
2008 Bok Tower Gardens, Lake Wales, FL October - November
2006 Brevard Community College- Moore Multi Cultural Center Gallery.
2005  Brevard Community College -Moore Multi Cultural Center Gallery.     

PERMANENT  COLLECTIONS    
Crealde School of Art.
Eustis Museum of Art
City of Eustis.
Osceola Center for the Arts.
 St. Cloud City Hall St. Cloud, Florida.

PUBLIC  WORKS
2011- 2012 -2013 -2014 Deland Sculpture Walk
2008-2009 City of Eustis Public Sculpture Program
2006-2007-2008 2009 Kissimmee City Hall Kissimmee Sculpture Experience

CORPORATE  COMMISSIONS
The First Unitarian Church Of Orlando. 3D sculpture.
Medieval Times Inc. period interior art in metal and museum reproductions for establishments in:   Kissimmee  Florida;  Lyndhurst New Jersey;   Chicago Illinois, Toronto Canada, Baltimore and Myrtle Beach, Corporate office, 7662 Beach blvd, Buena Park California.
Integrated Wealth Solutions 608 E. Central Orlando, FL.
Café Tu Tu Tango. 8625 International Dr. Orlando , FL. 32819 Logo & Interior copper work
Chef Mac’s Café - Bistro Gourmet at McDonald’s Orlando, FL Logo & Interior Art
DiPasqua Enterprises, Sub  Way Systems.