April 19 – May 26
Mendez is currently a Professor of Art in the Art and Design Department at the University of Southern Indiana in Evansville, Indiana. He teaches 3-D Design, Woodworking, Art Appreciation, and other courses. He has an MFA in Sculpture from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.
Rob Mendez has exhibited work in over 500 exhibitions in all 50 states as well as internationally. He has received over 80 awards for his art and teaching. His sculptures are in over 60 private and public collections and images of his work have appeared in Sculpture Magazine and American Craft, as well as in several books. This April, a selection of his work will be on display at the Arts Place Center located at 131 E. Walnut Street in Portland, Indiana.