CURRICULUM VITAE:

Shows/Exhibitions

2017

National Art Education Association, Alexandria, VA; 2017 NAEA Members Virtual Gallery on-line Exhibition; Jurors - Judith Pineiro, Kayleigh Bryant-Greenwell, Rhea Vedro, Hilary-Morgan Watt; October - April 2018

Old Frog Pond Farm & Studio, Harvard, MA; Around the Pond and Through the Woods Outdoor Sculpture; Juror - Linda Hoffman; August - October

The Gardens at Elm Bank, Wellesley, MA; Gifts from the Garden; New England Sculptors Association Exhibition sponsored by Massachusetts Horticultural Society; Juror - Katherine Macdonald President; July - October

Light, Space & Time On-Line Gallery; 7th Annual International Botanical Art Competition; Juror - John R. Math; August

75th Fenway Victory Gardens, Boston, MA; Open Gardens and Art Show - exhibition; Non-Juried; July 15th

University Place Gallery, Cambridge, MA; Scapes - Cambridge Art Association member exhibition; Non-Juried; July - August

Beals Preserve, Southborough, MA; Art on the Trails: Finding Solace in the Woods Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition; Juror - Mary Tinti; June - September

Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA; Inspired Vision – 2nd Annual Art Educator Exhibition; June - July

ArtSpace, Maynard, MA; 2nd Annual Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition; Juried Panel - Grounds Art Committee; May - October

Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA; Miniatures - Cambridge Art Association; Juror - Marni Katz; April - May

2016

Boston Design Center, Boston, MA; –Juried Exhibition - October - November

Lewis Gallery - Portland Public Library, Portland, ME; Forms, Figures & Fantastical –Juried Exhibition - Rachel Harkness curator; July - September

Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA; Inspired Vision –Art Educator Exhibition; June - July

Marsh-Billings-Rockefeller National Historical Park, Woodstock, VT; Centennial Visions: 50 Artists in Three Parks – Juried Exhibition - Ryan Polk curator; May - August

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition at the BWAC Gallery, Brooklyn, NY; Recycle II – National Juried Exhibition - Harriet Taub; May - June

2015

Maxwell Library at Bridgewater State University, Bridgewater, MA; Process to Progress: Sculptural Transformations – Juried Exhibition; New England Sculptors Association; August - October

New Britain Youth Museum; New Britain, CT; Summer Solstice Sculpture Walk – Juried Exhibition; June

 2014        

Student Life Gallery at Massachusetts College of Art and Design; Boston, MA; Serious Play - Juried Exhibition; MAEA Conference; November

Petersham Art Center; Petersham, MA; Outdoor installation; August 2013 – March

 2013        

Petersham Art Center; Petersham, MA; Transformation: Upcycled/Found/Ready Made Art; Group Exhibition; August; Outdoor installation; August – March 2014

The NINES Festival; Devens, MA; Featured Artist; juried by 3 Rivers Arts; August 10th

Art League of New Britain; New Britain, CT; 10th Annual Spring Juried Show; jurors – Heather Whitehouse & Kathleen Currans Smits; May - June

Gallery on the Plaza, New England Institute of Art, Brookline, MA; What Those Who Teach Can Do; installation; March - April

Fitchburg Art Museum; Fitchburg, MA; White Oak Tree sculpture (on loan); September 2012 – June 2013       

 2012        

Fitchburg Art Museum; Fitchburg, MA; White Oak Tree sculpture (on loan); September 2012 – June 2013

Fitchburg Art Museum; Fitchburg, MA; 77th Regional Exhibition of Art and Craft - juried; June – September

9th Annual The Blacksmith, Art and Music Festival; Fitchburg, MA; Featured Artist; Community Sculpture project installation; September 29th

State Transportation Building; Boston, MA; Art Educators of Massachusetts - juried Exhibit; June – September

Su Vino Winery; Scottsdale, AZ; Art by Alumni: ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts; April

Gallery on the Plaza; New England Institute of Art; Brookline, MA; What Those Who Teach Can Do; April

2010        

Diversity Through the Arts; Leominster, MA; Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration- Community Arts mural project; January 

2009        

Campus Gallery at University of Massachusetts; Dartmouth, MA; Artist as Teacher/Teacher as Artist - juried exhibition; MAEA Conference; November

Fitchburg Art Museum; Fitchburg, MA; 74th Regional Exhibition of Art and Craft - juried; June – September

Design at 639 - Gallery; Fitchburg, MA; Salon de Refuses; July – September

GALA (Gardner Area League of Artists); Gardner, MA; Members Juried Spring Art Show; May

Leominster Art Association; Leominster, MA; Forty-Fourth Annual Exhibit – Third Place Advanced Drawing; April

Post Road Art Center; Marlborough, MA; Open Show - juried; March

2008        

Arts Alliance; Hudson, MA; Fall Juried Art Exhibit; October

Post Road Gallery; Marlborough, MA; Landscape Show - juried; August

GALA [Gardner Area League of Artists]; Gardner, MA; Members Juried Spring Art Show; May

Leominster Art Association; Leominster, MA; Forty-Third Annual Exhibit – First Place Advanced Drawing; April

Arts Alliance; Hudson, MA; Members’ Juried Art Exhibition; April

2007        

Colby-Sawyer College; New London, NH; Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery; Art Teaching Art Exhibition; November – December

 

 Awards/Recognitions

2017

Light, Space & Time On-Line Gallery; 4th Place and Honorable Mention - 3D Art Categorey; 7th Annual International Botanical Art Competition;  August

Cambridge Art Association;  Juror's Choice Award - Miniatures exhibition, Cambridge, MA; April

2016

New England Sculptors Association;  The Gibbons Prize Award - Sanctuary Green Arts Foundry, Eliot, ME; October

Main College of Art;  Feed My Soul  - Art Education Fellowship; Portland, ME; fellowship awardee; June

National Scholastic Art and Writing – 2 Gold Medal Teacher Awards; Carnegie Hall, New York City, NY; May

National Art Education Association Annual Conference; Chicago Orleans, IL; conference presenter; March

2015        

Massachusetts Art Education Association Annual Conference; North Adams, MA; conference presenter; November

National Art Education Association Annual Conference; New Orleans, LA; conference presenter; March

2014        

Massachusetts Art Education Association Annual Conference; Boston, MA; conference presenter; November

Boston University; Boston, MA; Guest Lecturer for Art Education; April

2013           

The NINES Festival; Devens, MA; Featured Artist; juried by 3 Rivers Arts; August 10th  

National Scholastic Art and Writing – Gold Medal Teacher Award; Carnegie Hall, New York City, NY; May

2012        

The Blacksmith, Art and Music Festival; Fitchburg, MA; Visiting Artist – Community Sculpture project; September

Fitchburg Art Museum; Fitchburg, MA; 77th Regional Exhibition of Art and Craft – Popular Award; August

2011        

National Art Education Association Annual Conference; Seattle, WA; conference presenter; March

2010        

Featured in Boston University - Summer Session “Passionate Artist-Teacher” video (viewed on http://arteducation.bu.edu/videos/studio-info_session/); September

National Scholastic Art and Writing – Gold Medal Teacher Award; Carnegie Hall, New York City, NY; June

National Art Education Association Annual Conference; Baltimore, MD; conference presenter; April

2009        

School Arts Magazine; Davis Publications, Inc.; “Teacher-Student Portfolio” featured p. 16; January

2008        

National Scholastic Art and Writing Awards – Washington D.C; art educator recognition for student achievement; October

National Scholastic Art and Writing Awards – Gold Medal Teacher Award; Carnegie Hall, New York City, NY; June

2007        

Leominster Art Association Outstanding High School Award Recognition – Leominster, MA; April

National Art Education Association Annual Conference; New York, NY – presenter/ panelist; March

2005-06   

Art-All-State; Worcester Art Museum - Panel Judge Administrator; Massachusetts Art Education Association; March

2002-07   

Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers; published profile

2003        

Greater Gardner Art Association Annual Exhibition Judge; Gardner, MA

1997        

Desert Bloom Mural Exhibition Finalist; Phoenix Botanical Gardens; Phoenix, AZ; April – May

1993        

Herberger College of Art and Design – Senior Art Scholarship Award; Arizona State University; Tempe, AZ

Education

2011                 

Boston University – Boston, MA; Master of Arts – Art Education

2007                 

Fitchburg State College - Fitchburg, MA; Center for Professional Studies The Fine Arts Director Certificate Program (FADCP)

2001

Cambridge College - Cambridge, MA; Masters of Education (M. Ed) – Integrated Studies

1994                 

Ottawa University – Tempe, AZ; Teacher Certification Program

1993                 

Arizona State University - Tempe, AZ; B.F.A. ART - Drawing and Painting / Art Education

 

Memberships / Affiliations

National Sculpture Society; New York, NY

New England Sculptors Association; CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, VT

Cambridge Art Association; Cambridge, MA

Art League of New Britain; New Britain, CT

Leominster Art Association; Leominster, MA

Gardner Area League of Artists; Gardner, MA

Arts Alliance; Hudson, MA

Various Art Museums (MFA – Boston; deCordova; Danforth; Fitchburg; Worcester)

National Art Education Association

Massachusetts Art Education Association

National Education Association

Massachusetts Teachers Association