By Tom Pazderka
Oil, charcoal and ashes on burned panel
Tom Pazderka is an installation artist, painter, sculptor, teacher, and writer. He holds an MFA from the University of California Santa Barbara where he was a Regents Fellow and is currently the Artist in Residence for the 2016/2017 academic year. He is a lecturer of art at Allan Hancock College in Santa Maria, California. Pazderka’s works have been exhibited at the AD&A Museum in Santa Barbara, California, the Asheville Art Museum in North Carolina, Parasol Projects in NYC, and Trafo Gallery in Prague.