Resume of Edward Hlavka


Edward E Hlavka

Professional Member National Sculpture Society

Member Allied Artists of America

(435) 275‐5530

Public Art Monuments

2016 “Paint the Sky” 15’ Bronze

See Digital Photo Split Rock Company, St George, UT

2015 “The Guardian” 12’Broze Eagle

See Digital Photo V.A. Long Term Health Facility, St George, UT

2011 “Tex Moncrief” Texas Longhorn Stadium, University of Texas Dallas, TX

 

2009 “Running Stallions” 5 Stallions Total, 1 Rider

Split Rock Company, St George, UT

2008 “Helen Keller“ 7’8’ Bronze (including base)

See Digital Photo National Statuary Hall Collection, U.S. Capitol, Washington, DC

2007 “Mother Cougar and Cubs” Life‐Size Bronze of a mother cougar and 4 cubs.

Split Rock Company, Entrada, UT

2007 “Rick Rescorla” 9’ Bronze

National Museum of Infantry, Ft Benning, GA

2006 “Anteater” Mascot 5’ Bronze Seated on Bench

University of California at Irvine, Irvine, CA

2006 “Brigham Young” 5’ Bronze Seated on Bench

Zion National Bank, St George, UT

2005 “Coach Dominic Rosselli” Youngstown State University

Youngstown, OH

2005 “Hush” 4’x5’, Bronze

See Digital Photo Artist’s daughter sold by Meyer Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

2004 “The Oneida Indian Nation” 20’ Bronze

See Digital Photo Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian

 

Washington, DC

2004 “President Franklin D Roosevelt” 7’ Bronze

 

City of Presidents, Rapid City, SD

 

2003 “President Martin Van Buren” City of Presidents

Rapid City, SD

 

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2002 “President Richard Nixon” City of Presidents

Rapid City, SD

2002 “Tahitian Man” 12” Bronze Statue

“Tahitian Family” 4 Life‐size bronze figures

See Digital Photo Morinda Inc Headquarters, Orem, UT

2002 “Christ with Children” Episcopal Church

Palm Desert, CA

2001 “Colonel Sturgis” Sturgis Arts Council

Sturgis, SD

 

2001 “The Storyteller” 5’x8’ Life‐size Bronze; Woman & three children seated on a bench.

See Digital Photo Rapid City Public Library, Rapid City, SD

2001 “The Kid” 5’x8’ Life‐size, Seated, Bronze

Chamber of Commerce, Sundance, WY

2000 “President Thomas Jefferson” 6’4” Life‐Size Bronze

City of Presidents,

Rapid City, SD

1999 “President George H W Bush” City of Presidents

Rapid City, SD

 

1999 “Christ with Children” The House of Mary Shrine

 

Yankton, SD

 

Training

1982‐1983 Student College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

1983‐1985 Assistant Designer Prairie Edge & Sioux Trading Post, Rapid City, SD

Create, design, and produce Native American artifacts.

1985‐1990 Apprenticeships Dale Lamphere, Fritz White, and George Lundeen, Loveland, CO

Production work, including pouring & chasing waxes, bronze foundry welding, and

 

Patina coloring.

 

1991 Workshop Participant “Study of Portrait and Figurative Realism” workshop directed by

Martin Vaugel, former director of sculpture at the Academy of Art in New York City, Les

Cerquex Sous Passavant, France.

 

1996‐1998 Lead Sculptor/Supervisor Mikhon Gaming, St George, UT

Produced 3‐D gaming displays from small items, such as dollar signs atop slot machines,

to large items, such as the dragon at Excalibur Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas.

 

References

Available upon request.