E D U C A T I O N

2000   Tyler School of Art, Temple University,  Philadelphia & Rome, Italy Master of Fine Art

1996-97 Fulbright Fellowship Grant to Italy, Painting & Etching

1995-96  Bank Street College of Education/ Parsons School of Art & Design
Graduate Degree, Art Education, certified Art preK-12 &  Elementary Educator, K-6     

1991-92  La Scuola Lorenzo de Medici, Art Institute of Florence, Italy 
Post-Baccalaureate studies:   Painting, Drawing, Etching

1991   Montclair State University, NJ
 Bachelor of Fine Art, Painting- Honors Program, minor in Nutrition & Food Science                                      

T E A C H I N G   A N D   P R O F E S S I O N A L   E X P E R I E N C E

2001-present PS 41, The Greenwich Village School, New York City
Full-time Art teacher, grades K-5

1999-2007  Montclair State University, NJ Adjunct Professor
Courses Taught: Contemporary Art and Aesthetics, Graduate level
                                    Life Drawing- Beginning 1 &  2, Intermediate
                                    Drawing- Beginning 1 & 2, Intermediate
                                    Served on 5 Graduate Review Committee Panels

2001-2007  John Cabot University, Rome, Italy   Visiting Professor Drawing-Rome Sketchbook (Summer Session 2, July & August)                  

2000-2001  Arts Council of New Jersey, Essex County Division
Full-Time Program Director of Artists' Residencies within Newark Public Schools duties: curriculum & budget planning for each residency; visits to each school to critique teaching artists work with children, oversaw that syllabi met NJ State Curriculum Standards; created final reports to our funders               

Tyler School Of Art, Rome, Italy and Philadelphia, PA campuses
Summer 2000   Instructor, Foundation Drawing, Pre-college course, Grades 10-12
Spring 2000  Printmaking Technical Assistant: Lithography, Printmaking       Summer 1999  Drawing Instructor,  ‘Rome Sketchbook’, Rome Italy campus
Spring 1998 Printmaking Technical Assistant, Rome, Italy: Etching & Lithography

1996-98  La Scuola Lorenzo de Medici, Art Institute of Florence, Italy
Etching, Teacher Assistant for artist Lucy Jocahamowitz

1993-96       The Metropolitan Museum of Art,  New York
 -Drawing Instructor, 7th & 8th grade students, Education Department     
 -full-time liaison for school & university docent tours, Visitor Services Department

1992-93       New Jersey Children's Museum——facilitated children with interactive exhibits, instruction of daily Art activities   

1991-93   Assistant to painter Miriam Beerman

 

G R A N T S,  A W A R D S   &    R E S I D E N C I E S

2015 Whitney Museum of American Art, Teacher Exchange Program, NYC

2000  University Fellowship, Graduate School Scholarship, Tyler School of Art, Temple University Rome, Italy & Philadelphia                          

1999  Teaching Assistantship & Scholarship, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Rome, Italy & Philadelphia                                         

1998-00  Leopold Schepp Foundation Grant,  NYC

1996-97 Fulbright Fellowship Grant, for Italy:  Painting & Etching

1995-96  Lower East Side Printshop, keyholder rental program,  NYC

1995  Parsons School of Art and Design Printmaker's Fellowship, NYC

1995   Continuing Education Award for Employees, Metropolitan Museum of Art to attend Parson's School of Art & Design/Bank Street College of Education

1990 Marie Rubino Wojdyla Grant in Fine Arts, Research Abroad, Montclair State University

1986-1990 Montclair State University, NJ full undergraduate scholarship

1986-90  Distinguished Scholar Grant for Undergraduate Studies, state of NJ

1986 Englehard Corporation, NJ Undergraduate Scholarship

1986    valedictorian, Roselle Park High School, NJ

 

S E L E C T E D    E X H I B I T I O N S

2018-19  Art from the Boros VI, Denise Bibro Gallery, NY, Dec 20- Feb 2, 2019

2018-19 Ground Floor Gallery Holiday Show, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, Dec 14-

2017-18 Art from the Boros V, Denise Bibro Gallery, NY Nov. 30, 2017-January 30, 2018

2017 learning to swim, solo exhibition, Court Tree Gallery, Brooklyn, NY Sept 5-October 8

2016  unbroken, Sweet Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY,  group exhibition, benefit for the American Civil Liberties Union

2016 kinetic, Court Tree Gallery, Brooklyn, NY February 5-March 18

2015 undertow, solo exhibition, Sweet Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015  the sum of uncountable things, collaborations with the Poetry of Denver Butson, Court Tree Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015  memory as a creative act, Oppland Kunstenter, Lillehammer, Norway    curated by Elise Schonhowd

2011   capolavoro interna….di nuova, two-person show, Columbia Presbyterian Hospital

2010 inheritance, solo exhibition, Sweet Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009  Offerings, Space 414 Gallery, Brooklyn, curated by Tanja Grunert

2009 Show off Show , Sweet Lorraine Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2009  80 Washington Square East Galleries, NYC   Small Works

2008  A.I.R. Gallery, NYC Generations 6: small works biennial of women artists

2007   capolavoro interna, two-person show, Columbia Presbyterian Hosptial                   

2002  Today, Swiss Institute for Contemporary Art, NYC

2000  Byzantine Landscapes,  MFA Thesis Final Solo Exhibition, Tyler School Of Art Gallery, PA

1995  City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ Juried Annual
1994  City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ Juried Annual
1993   City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ Juried Annual

1995  Montclair State University Art Gallery,  NY Times Juried Small Works
1994  Montclair State University Art Gallery,  NY Times Juried Small Works

1994  80 Washington Square East Galleries, NYC   Small Works
           
recipient of Juror's Prize, curated by Stephen Haller

1994  Montclair in Manhattan,2 Westbeth Gallery, NYC

1992 Montclair in Manhattan, Westbeth Galery, NYC

1991  Il Geranio, Universita di Pavia, Galleria del Instituto ed Orto Botanico, Pavia, Italy                                                       

 

P U B L I C A T I O N S

2018-early 2019      cover & chapter drawings, upcoming publication of philosophical essays entitled  ELOS, by Brunella Antomarini

2017   Juxtaprose Literary Magazine, Volume 13,  September 2017,  drawing featured

2017    Juxtaprose Literary Magazine, Volume 11, March 2017,  painting featured

2016    Juxtaprose Literary Magazine, Volume 10, December 2016; two images featured- a painting and ink drawing

2016    Juxtaprose Literary Magazine, Volume 7, April 2016; two images featured-an etching   and ink drawing

2016     Juxtaprose Literary Magazine, Volume 6, February 2016; 3 images featured- cover, painting and 2 additional ink drawings accompanying written work inside

2015     JuxtaProse Literary Magazine, Volume 5, December 2015; 1 image featured-painting

2004    cover and frontispiece drawings for Dirtmouth, a novel written by Alan Singer  

2004   cover and chapter drawings for book of philosophical essays:  Il Gusto della Fame: Teorie dell' Alimentazione,  edited by Brunella Antomarini