About

Max Dowdle is a professional fine artist and graphic novelist working in North Carolina. Max trained in the atelier tradition at Charles Cecil Studios in Florence, Italy, where he also taught sculpture. His work resides in numerous private collections.

Education

Charles H. Cecil Studios (Florence, Italy)
Student of Portraiture and Figure July 2004-June 2005
College of Charleston (Charleston, South Carolina)
Bachelor of the Arts
Double Major in Studio Art and Art History
September 1998-December 2002
 

Professional Experience

College Of Charleston: Charleston, South Carolina. Painting Teacher 2009
Eye Level Art: Charleston, South Carolina. Figure Class Teacher February 2009 — 2010
Rhodes Art Center: Charleston, South Carolina. Figure Class Teacher February 2008 — November 2008
Redux Studios: Charleston, South Carolina. Artist Residency and Workshop Teacher August 2005
Charles H. Cecil Studios: Florence, Italy. Portrait and Figure Teacher (Sculpture) January 2005-June 2005
Redux Studios: Charleston, South Carolina. Founding Member Spring 2002
Untitled Gallery: Charleston, South Carolina. Gallery Co-owner and Operator Fall 2000-Spring 2002
 

Selected Solo Shows

Eye Level Art: Charleston, South Carolina. January 2010 Farewell To Max
The Academy Of Art: Lynchburg, Virginia. June 2009 Impermanence
Fauber Gallery: Lynchburg, Virginia. February 2007  Humanity + Spirituality
Redux Studios: Charleston, South Carolina. May 2006 Recent Portraits and Other Works
Gallery Two: Columbia, South Carolina. June 2004 Maxed Out
The Charleston City Gallery: Charleston, South Carolina. June 2003 Truce
The Charleston City Gallery: Charleston, South Carolina. June 2002 In the Flesh
 

Selected Group Shows

LFB: Charleston, South Carolina. November 2009 Kulture Klash
Eye Level Art: Charleston, South Carolina. October 2009 Dark Arts Ball
Eye Level Art: Charleston, South Carolina. September 2009 24 Hour Art Lock-In
Fr3sh Art: Charleston, South Carolina. July 2009 12 Hour Art Lock-In
Eye Level Art: Charleston, South Carolina. June 2009 Ones and Zeros
LFB: Charleston, South Carolina. April 2009 Kulture Klash
Eye Level Art: Charleston, South Carolina. December 2008  Four Square
10 Storehouse Row: Charleston, South Carolina. November 2008 Kulture Klash
Mark Gruber Gallery: New Paltz, New York. February-March 2008 Nudes and Food
Artsee: Manhattan, New York. October-November 2007 Figures, Land and Still
City Art: Columbia, South Carolina. June-July 2007 School’s Out
Center of the Earth Gallery: Charlotte, North Carolina. November-December 2006 Tiny Treasures
The Arthouse: Charlotte, North Carolina. October 2006 Assorted Candies
Casa Mirabella: Fiesole, Italy. June 2005 Five Artists in Italy 
The Charleston City Gallery: Charleston, South Carolina. April 2004 Best of Charleston            
Redux Studios: Charleston, South Carolina. February 2004 Figuration