Nicholas Batounis

Education:University of North Carolina at Greensboro – M.F.A., 1976University of North Carolina at Wilmington – BA, 1972Winthrop College – Rock Hill, SC – -Teacher Certification, 1986
Studied Under:1973 – 1975 Peter AgostiniProfessor of Art, UNC – Greensboro1969 – 1972 Claude Howell

Professor of Art, UNC-Wilmington

Professional Organizations:Tri – State Sculptors GuildNational Art Education AssociationNorth Carolina Art Education Association

Professional Educators ofN.C.

Work Experience:2003- Present. Art Teacher – South Brunswick High School-
Brunswick County School
System – Involved in the teaching of art on the
high school level.
1994 – 2003. Art Teacher – Bessemer City High School –
Gaston County School System

– Involved the teaching of art on the high school level.

1983 – 2003. Instructor (part – Time) – Gaston College – Dallas, N.C. – Involved in

teaching of drawing and other related classes under the Academic Curriculum. While

involved in the Continuing Education Program, taught classes that were art related as

well as classes dealing with Job Skills and Readiness.

2002-2004. NC Representative for Tri-State Sculptors Guild1994 -1997. Board member of the Lincoln Cultural Center – Lincolnton, N.C.1996. Chairperson for the visual arts portion of the Regional Artist Grants CommitteeArts and Science Council – Charlotte, N.C.

1995. Member of the visual arts portion for Emerging Artist Grants Committee

Arts and Science Council – Charlotte, N.C.


You can see photographs of Nick at work in his studio at Rick Ricozzi Photography’s blog.