ROBERT E. CHANCE

43 Crestline Road
Greenville, South Carolina 29609
(864) 246-0615


Education
	Masters of Fine Arts, Ceramics,
		Virginia Commonwealth University,  Richmond, Virginia,
		1974
	Bachelor of Fine Arts,  Ceramics, University of Hawaii,
		Honolulu, Hawaii, 1972
Faculty
	Associate Professor, Art Department, Furman University,
		Greenville, South Carolina, 1988 - present

Solo Exhibitions
	Hampton III Gallery, Taylors, South Carolina, April 1995
	Berea College,  Berea, Kentucky, November 1991
	Anderson College, Anderson College Fine Arts Center Gallery,
		September, 1991
	Fine Arts Center, Fine Arts Center Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina,
		March 1992. 
	Furman University, Thompson Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina,
		December, 1991
	Hambidge Center,  Rabun Gap, Georgia, July 1990
	Converse College, Milliken Gallery, Spartanburg, South Carolina,
		March, 1979
	Clemson  University, Lee Hall Gallery, Feb 1979
	Francis Marion University , Fine Arts Gallery, Florence, South Carolina,
		November, 1989
	Limestone College, Fine Arts Gallery, Gaffney, South Carolina,
		March, 1976
Exhibition Awards
	Best in Show, Greenville Artist Guild, Furman University 	
		Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina, September, 1988
	Award, Spartanburg Annual Spring Exhibition, Spartanburg
		Arts Center, Spartanburg, South Carolina,  May 1991
	Award, Anderson Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Anderson Arts
		Center, Anderson, South Carolina, April, 1991
	Purchase Award, Pickens County Art Museum, Pickens,
		South Carolina, April 1988
	Work selected for Touring Exhibition, Spotlight 1984 -
		Southeast Crafts, University of Kentucky Art Museum,
		Lexington, Kentucky,  1984
Selected Group Exhibitions - Juried and Invitational
	Meredith College, Invitational Exhibition, Raleigh, North
		Carolina, February, 1993
	Morris Gallery, Invitational Exhibition, Columbia, South
		Carolina, January 1993
	Augusta College, Two Person Exhibition,  Augusta College
		Gallery, Augusta, Georgia, February, 1992.
	Converse College, Two Person Exhibition, Milliken Gallery,
		Spartanburg, South Carolina, January 1992
	Nina Liu Gallery, Two Person Exhibition, Charleston, South
		1991
	Upstairs Gallery, Two Person Exhibition, Tryon, North Carolina, 
		April, 1991
	Spartanburg Arts Center, Two Person Exhibition, Spartanburg, 
		South Carolina, April, 1991
	South Carolina Crafts Guild Exhibition, Anderson Arts Center,
		Anderson, South Carolina, February 1991, and 1984, 
		1983, 1982, 1981
	Lander University, Two Person Exhibition, Monsanto Gallery,
		Greenwood, South Carolina, January, 1990
	Furman University, Art Department Faculty Exhibition,
		Thompson Gallery, Greenville, South Carolina, April
		1991
	Louisiana College, Furman Art Department Faculty Exhibition,  
		Pineville, Louisiana, September, 1990
	Fine Arts Center, Furman Art Department Faculty Exhibition,  
		Greenville, South Carolina, January, 1990
	Sumter Gallery of Art, Two Person Exhibition,  Sumter, 
		South Carolina, October, 1989
	Guild of South Carolina Artists,  Juried Exhibition, Spartanburg
	Columbia College, Furman Art Faculty Exhibition, Columbia
		College Art Gallery, Columbia, South Carolina, January,
		1989
	Artists-in-Residence , Invitational Exhibition, Greenville County
		Museum of Art, Greenville, South Carolina, January,
		Monsanto  Gallery, Greenwood, South Carolina, March,
		1988
	Guild of South Carolina Artists, Juried Exhibition, Anderson
		Art Center, Anderson, South Carolina, October, 1987
	Springs Mill Art Exhibition, Lancaster, South Carolina, 
		September, 1990
	South Carolina Arts Commission Annual Juried Exhibition
		1986, 1984, 1983, 1982
	Francis Marion University, Florence, South Carolina, Two
		Person Exhibition, January, 1986	
	Greenville County Museum of Art, Two Person Exhibition, 
		Greenville, South Carolina, November, 1985
	Fine Arts Center Faculty Exhibition, Columbia College
		Columbia, South Carolina, November, 1985  
	Functional Ceramics, Invitational Exhibition, The Columbia
		Museum, Columbia, South Carolina, January, 1985 
	Greenville Artist Guild Annual Juried Exhibition,  Greenville
		County Museum of Art, Greenville, South Carolina, 1985,
		1986, 1987 
	Fine Arts Center Faculty Exhibition, Kershaw County Fine Arts
		Center, Camden, South Carolina,  November, 1984  
	Rome Exhibit USA: Portrait of the South, Invitational
		Exhibition, Palazzo Venezia, Rome, Italy, September,
		1984 
	Clay Matters, 1984, Juried Exhibition, Spirit Square Art
		Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina, 1984
	Spotlight 1984 - Southeast Crafts, Juried Exhibition, University
		of Kentucky Art  Museum, Lexington, Kentucky,  1984
	Ceramics: Southeast,  Invitational Exhibition, Florida Gulf Coast
		Art Center, Belleair, Clearwater, Florida, March, 1984
	Teabowl,  Juried Exhibition, Crafts Alliance Gallery, St. Louis,
		Missouri, January, 1984
	Spartanburg Art Center , Three Person Exhibition, Spartanburg,
		South Carolina, September, 1984
	Asheville Museum of Art, Two Person Exhibition,  
		Asheville, North Carolina, October, 1982
	Pickens County Museum, Two person Exhibition, Pickens,
		South Carolina, April, 1981, April 1988
	Appalachian Crafts, Juried Exhibition, Appalachian Craft
		Center, Smithville, Tennessee, Fall, 1979
	Curator's Choice Invitational, Greenville County Museum
	 	of Art, Greenville, South Carolina, April, 1977
Collections - Public and Corporate
	State Art Collection,  State Museum of South Carolina
	Lander University, Fine Arts Division, Greenwood, South
		Carolina
	Columbia College, Columbia, South Carolina
	Pickens County Museum, Pickens County, South Carolina
	North Carolina National Bank, Tryon, North Carolina
	Federal Reserve Bank, Charlotte, North Carolina
	Office of the Secretary of Education,  Washington, DC.
	Hitachi Corporation, Greenville, South Carolina
	South Carolina National Bank, Greenville, South Carolina
	First Federal of South Carolina, Greenville, South Carolina
	Office of the Secretary of Education, State of South Carolina,
		Columbia, South Carolina
	Governor's Mansion, Columbia, South Carolina  
	Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University,
		Richmond, Virginia
Commissions
	State of South Carolina, South Carolina Arts Commission,
		Works commissioned for awards for jury panelists,
		1981, 1987
	Piedmont Council for the Prevention of Child Abuse, Works
		given to board  members and distinguished contributors,
		Greenville, South Carolina, January, 1990
Publications
	Cover Photograph, Southern Bell Telephone Book, 
		South Carolina, 1993
	Ceramics Monthly, March, 1986.
	Exhibition Catalog, Functional Ceramics, The Columbia
		Museum of Art, Columbia, South Carolina, January, 1985
	Greenville News, Feature Article, May, 1985 
	South Carolina Crafts Guild, Cover Photograph, 1981
	Exhibition Catalog, Appalachian Crafts, Fall, 1979
	Greenville-Piedmont, Artist's Profile, October, 1976
	Sumter News, October 1989
Awards and Grants
	Knight Foundation Grant, Summer 1991
	Faculty Research and Professional Growth Grant, Summer 1991
	Educational Development Grant, December 1989
	New Faculty Development Grant, January 1989
	Teacher of the Year, Fine Arts Center of the School
		District of Greenville County, Greenville, South Carolina,
		1979 - 80, 1986 - 87
Lectures
	Augusta College, Augusta, Georgia, Lecture on personal work,
		February, 1992
	Berea College, Berea, Kentucky, Lecture on personal work,
		November, 1991
	Anderson College, Anderson, South Carolina, Lecture on
		personal work, September, 1991
	Fine Arts Center, School District of Greenville County, Lecture
		on Japanese Ceramics 1990; Throwing Workshop, March
		1992
	South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts, Furman
		University, Lecture on personal work, 1980-95
	Furman University, Kiln Building Workshop, 1983 
	Virginia Commonwealth University, Kiln Building Workshop,
		1974
	Greenville County Museum of Art, Kiln Building Workshop,
		1982 
	Lander College, Greenwood, South Carolina, Ceramic
		Workshop, 1987,  Lecture on personal work, 1990
	Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, Ceramic
		Workshop, 1981
	Limestone College, Gaffney, South Carolina, Lecture on 
		Personal Work, 1976
Juries
	Visual Arts Grants Board Member, South Carolina Arts
		Commission, 1988
	Asheville Artist's Guild Exhibition, Asheville Museum of Art,
		Asheville, North Carolina, April, 1989
	Fine Arts Center Annual Student Exhibition, Greenville, South
		Carolina, May 1991
	Lander College Arts Magazine, Art Entries, Greenwood, South
		Carolina, April, 1991, March 1992
	Spartanburg Spring Art Exhibition, Spartanburg, South 
		Carolina, May, 1979
	Bob Jones University, Student Exhibition, Greenville, 
		South Carolina, May 1984
	Springfest, Charlotte,  North Carolina, 1986 
	Libertyfest, Liberty South Carolina, May 1990
	Limestone College, Senior Exhibition, Gaffney, 
		South Carolina, 1976
	Festival of Flowers, Craftsman's Fair,  Greenwood, 
		South Carolina, 1987
Related Travel
	Japan, Summer of 1984 to visit potteries, kiln sites
		and to study Japanese ceramics. 
	London, England, December 1989 on a faculty development
		grant to visit museums and galleries.

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