Ann A. Lalik

EMPLOYMENT

Gallery Director and Arts Coordinator
Penn State Lehigh Valley, Center Valley PA September 2010- Present

Metalsmithing Professor
Penn State Lehigh Valley, Center Valley PA September 2010- Present

Executive Director
The Baum School of Art, Allentown, PA January 2006-October 2009

Director of Educational Programs & Gallery Exhibitions
The Baum School of Art, Allentown, PA January 1988-December 2005

Metalsmithing Instructor
The Baum School of Art, Allentown, PA 1984- 2010

Designer/Owner, Jewelry Co. - Ann Lalik Designs 1988-1992
Represented: Pinch Pottery, MA; Savage, NYC; Blue Fish, NJ; Urban Outfitters, Washington, DC; other galleries and boutiques in Chicago, San Francisco, New York City, Philadelphia, etc.

Metalsmithing Instructor
Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA 1988
Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 1986-87

COMMISSIONS
  • “Sphere of Influence,” Recognition Award presented at Annual Symphony Ball. 2005- Present
  • “Pinwheel,” Special Recognition Award, American Lung Association of LV 1993, 1994, 1995

  • SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
  • Mayfair Invitational 2013, Mayfair Festival of the Arts, Allentown, PA 2013
  • Turning the Tables: The Art of Curators and Directors, Santa Bannon/ Fine Art, Bethlehem, PA, 2013
  • Art and Science, Freyberger Gallery, Penn State Berks, Reading PA, 2013
  • The Art Behind the Instruction, Artists Who Teach at Penn State Lehigh Valley, The Gallery at Penn State Lehigh Valley, Center Valley, PA, 2011
  • Tyler School or Art, MFA Alumni Exhibition, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia PA 2009
  • PA Society of Goldsmiths Member Exhibition, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA 2009
  • PA Society of Goldsmiths, Artfully Elegant, Monsoon Gallery, Bethlehem PA, 2008
  • Baum School Selected Faculty Exhibition, Monsoon Gallery, Bethlehem PA, 2007
  • The Lehigh Valley Artists Invitational, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA, 2006
  • Hurricane Brooch Exhibition, Invitational Traveling Exhibit beginning at The PA State Art Museum, Harrisburg PA, 2006-2009
  • PA Society of Goldsmiths, The Fine Art of Fine Jewelry Monsoon Gallery, Bethlehem PA, 2006
  • Featured Artist, Lehigh University Art Gallery, 2003
  • Lehigh Valley Women Artists, Lehigh University, 2001
  • Selected Faculty Exhibition, The David E. Rodale Gallery, Allentown, PA 1993, 1995, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2007, 2009
  • The Chain Gang, Invitational Traveling Exhibition, 1996-97
    Target Gallery at the Torpedo Factory, Alexandria VA; Joanne Rapp Gallery, Scottsdale AZ; Wustum Museum of Fine Art, Racine, WI; Craft Alliance, St. Louis, MO; Gallery I/O, New Orleans, LA; The Works Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • National Metals Invitational Exhibition, Emily Davis Gallery, Akron, OH (Invitational) 1994
  • Next Generation Crafts, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA (Invitational) 1993
  • The Art/Craft Line: An Exploration, Bethlehem, PA (Invitational) 1991
  • Regeneration, Easton, PA (Invitational) 1991
  • Contemporary Jewelry, Callowhill Art Gallery, Reading, PA (Invitational) 1990
  • SNAG '88 Earrings, The Joan Michlin Gallery, NYC (Juried) 1988
  • In Celebration of the Container, Luckenbach Mill Gallery, Bethlehem, PA (Invitational) 1988
  • Desirable Burdens: A Jewelry Exhibition, Rodale Gallery, Allentown, PA (Solo) 1987
  • Silver in Bethlehem, Payne Gallery, Bethlehem, PA (Invitational) 1987
  • Art on the Move, Art to Wear Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia (Invitational) 1987
  • Conversations, SUNY New Platz, New York (Invitational) 1987
  • Desirable Burdens: A Jewelry Exhibition, Tyler Gallery Elkins Park, PA (solo) 1987
  • National Metals Invitational 1987, Pasadena and Long Beach, California 1987
  • Contemporary Metals USA, Downey Museum of Art, Downey, CA (National Juried) 1985
  • "Merritt '85", Annual Competition for Jewelry and Wearable Art, Merritt Gallery, Rochester, NY (National Juried) 1985
  • Emerging Talents, The Quadrum Gallery, Chestnut Hill, MA (Regional Juried) 1984
  • Counterpoint in Craft, HBI Luckenbach Mill Gallery, Bethlehem, PA (Invitational) 1984
  • EDUCATION
    Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania M.F.A. Metalsmithing, Summa Cum Laude 1988
    Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania B.F.A., Metalsmithing, Summa Cum Laude 1984