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1993 M.F.A., Painting, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1990 B.F.A., Printmaking, Cum Laude, Hartford Art School, Hartford, CT
One / Two Person Exhibitions:
2014 "Sacre Rouge", Simmons College, Trustman Gallery, Boston, MA
Curated by Bridget Lynch, (2-person show with Richard Whitten)
2013 “Pope Joan”, APE Gallery Northampton, MA.
2012 “Her Conviction”, East Wing Gallery, Mount Wachusetts Community College, Gardner, MA.
2011 “Westfield Storefront Project”, Westfield, MA.
2009 “Radium”, Dwight Hall, 2nd floor, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
2005 “Relative Art”, Northampton Center for the Arts, Northampton, MA
2002 “Crosscurrents “, Artspace, Hartford, CT.
2001 “Radium Girls”, Grubbs Gallery, Williston Northampton School, MA
2001 “Drawings and Prints”, Zespol Skool, Siennica, Poland.
1999 “Peripheries of the Playground, Chapter 2”, Hampden Art Gallery, UMASS, Amherst, MA
1999 “Thalassa...Waterborne”, Upstairs at Johnson’s, Newbury Street, Boston, MA.
1999 “Peripheries of the Playground, Chapter 1”.CCRI Gallery, Community College of RI, Providence, RI
1996 “Susan Montgomery-Drawings”, Conference Room Gallery, WJCC, Chicopee, MA
1993 “Fairy tale Revenants”, M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, Herter Gallery, UMASS, Amherst, MA
1992 “Animals to Ashes, Ashes to Animals”, Student Union Gallery, UMASS, Amherst, MA
1992 “The Life Cycle of Sleeping Beauty”, Amherst Community Gallery, Amherst, MA
1990 “B.F.A. Thesis Exhibition”, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, CT
Group and Juried Exhibitions:
2012 2012 Amherst Biennial, Amherst, MA.
2012 “Emily’s Rhapsody” Seven artists respond to a Emily Dickinson’s Poetry, Emily Dickinson Museum,
2012 “Mother and Child”, Nash Gallery, Easthampton, MA.
2011 “Hartford Art School Alumni Exhibition”, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, CT.
2011 “Pioneer Women at the Jasper Rand Museum”, Jasper Rand Museum, Westfield, MA
2010 “Wonderland”, Paper City Upstairs Gallery, Holyoke, MA
2010 “Pioneer Women at Wonderland”, Paper City Gallery, Holyoke, MA
2009 “Pioneer Women”, Tabla Rasa Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2009 “Group Dynamics”, Critique Group, Hampden Gallery, UMASS Amherst, MA
2008 “Little Women II”, Grubbs Gallery, Williston Northampton School, Easthampton, MA
2007 “Little Women I”, Nashawannatuck Gallery, Easthampton, MA
2005 “Women Artists”, Alchemy Gallery, Hartford, CT
2004 “Small Works Show”, Northampton Center for the Arts, Northampton, MA
2004 “The Paper Show”, Northampton Center for the Arts, Northampton, MA
2001 “Zea Mays Non-toxic Printmaking Exhibition”, Zea Mays, Arts and Industry, Northampton, MA
2000 “Evidence of Feminism Exhibit B” Wheeler Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1998 “Coleman Candidates Exhibition”, Boston University Art Gallery, MA
1998 “Pine Street Artist Group Show”, Grubbs Gallery, The Williston Northampton School, Easthampton,
1998 “Image and Verse”, Lowell Street Gallery, Cambridge, MA. Juror: Carl Belz
1996 “Rejects: Art made from Found Objects”, Art Bank, Partnership for the Arts in Western
Massachusetts, Shelburne, MA
1996 “Coleman Candidates Exhibition”, Boston University Art Gallery, MA
1994 “Art Bank Exhibition”, Art Bank, Partnership for the Arts in Western Massachusetts, Shelburne Falls,
1994 “All Media Summer Exhibition”, Contemporary Artists Center, North Adam's, MA,
Jurors: Claire Bell: Assistant Curator, Guggenheim Museum, Ivan Karp: Director, OK Harris
1994 “Objects/ Something Else Invitational”, Gallery 52, Cooperstown, NY
1994 “Ideologies: 10 Women Artists”, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1993 “Night”, Kubiak Gallery, Oneonta, NY
1992 “Graduate Students Art Exhibition”, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1992 “13 at the Midway: M.F.A. Candidate Exhibition”, Student Union Gallery, University of
Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1991 “UMASS Graduate Students”, Worcester Medical Center Gallery, Worcester, MA
1991 “Graduate Students Art Exhibition”, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1990 “Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts Exhibit”, Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT, *2nd Prize
1990 “Goldfarb 2nd Annual Juried Exhibition”, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, Hartford, CT, *Honorable
Public Art Projects:
1998 “Gears of Discovery”, 30’x15’ mural, sponsored by the Holyoke Cultural Council and Boys and
Girls Club, Holyoke, MA
1997 “Portrait of the Game”, 120’x7’ mural, sponsored by the Boys and Girls Club, Holyoke, MA
1996 “Toepfert Community Gardens Mural”, 104’x15’, sponsored grant from HUD, Holyoke, MA
The Boston Drawing Project, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
AWARDS AND HONORS:
Blanch E. Coleman Award, Mellon Trust, $2,500, Boston, MA 2002-03
Professional Development Grant, Massachusetts Cultural Council, Boston, MA 2001
Blanch E. Coleman Award, Mellon Trust, $5000, Boston, MA 1998-99
Holyoke Arts Lottery Grant, Massachusetts Cultural Council, Mural, Holyoke, MA. 1998
Jurors Choice Award, Lowell Street Gallery, Juror Carl Belz, Cambridge, MA. 1997-98
Award from the Mayor and Commissioners of Holyoke, Toepfert Mural, Holyoke, MA 1996
Housing and Urban Development Youth Art and Sports Grant, Holyoke, MA 1995-96
Fulbright Finalist 1993
Teaching Assistantship Award, UMASS at Amherst. 1990-93
VISITING ARTIST LECTURES:
2012 Gallery talk at the East Wing Gallery, Mount Wachusetts Community College, MA
1999 Gallery talk at Hampden Gallery, UMASS, Amherst, MA.
1998 Gallery talk at the Community College of Rhode Island, Providence, RI
1997 Visiting Artist, Easthampton High School, Advanced Art class, Easthampton, MA
1997 Guest Lector, Career Ed. Program, Hopkins Academy, Amherst, MA.
1996 Lecture on the Toepfert Community Gardens Mural, Holyoke, MA
1996 Studio Visit/Lecture, Brattleboro High School art class, Florence, MA
1996 Studio Visit/Lecture, Drawing 1 Class, UMASS, Amherst, MA
2000-01 Mural Consultant, Hopkins Academy, Hadley, MA
1992-93 Gallery Director, Amherst Community Arts Center Gallery, Amherst, MA
1990 Gallery Assistant, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford, CT
1990 Printer, Hand printed color etchings for artist Scott Prior, Hartford, CT
1990 Assistant Printer, Offset Multi-color lithographs for artist George McNeil. Hartford, CT
1989 Frame shop Manager, Artist Alternative, Hartford, CT
HIGHER EDUCATION AND ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS:
Adjunct Art History and Fine Art Faculty, Westfield State University, Westfield, MA Spring 2009 – Present.
Courses: Art Survey I, Art Survey II, Design Fundamentals and Works on and of Paper.
Adjunct Art Faculty, Mount Wachusett Community College, Gardner, MA 1999 – Present
Courses: Printmaking I and II, Drawing I, Watercolor and Advanced Watercolor, Two-Dimensional Design, Introduction to Studio and Introduction to Drawing. Independent Study and Honors Components.
Art Instructor, Summer Institute for the Gifted at Amherst College, (SIG), MA Summer 2009
Pre-College enrichment in Drawing and Painting.
Coordinator for the Massachusetts State High School Art Teachers Professional Development Workshops, Gardner, MA. 2007
Responsibilities include: Hiring instructors, coordinating with over twenty High Schools, advertising, ordering materials and arranging for catering.
Temporary Director of the High School and Kids Art Camps; Mount Wachusetts Community College, Gardner, MA. 2007
Art Instructor for Teen Program: Mount Wachusetts Community College, Gardner, MA. Summers: 2008, 2007, 2006
Art Instructor for Kids Art Camp: Mount Wachusetts Community College, Gardner, MA. Summers: 2007, 2005
Massachusetts State High School Art Teachers Professional Development Workshop Instructor, Gardner, MA
2011 Collograph Printmaking
2008 Color Reduction Relief Printing
2007 Drypoint and Carborundum printing
2006 Stenciling and Masking Techniques in Printmaking and Watercolor
2005 Safer Techniques in Etching
2004 Monotype Printmaking with Akua-Kolor
2003 Matting and Framing
Adjunct Art Faculty, Lesley College, at Mount Wachusett Community College, Gardner, MA 2003
Course: Introduction to Studio.
Art Instructor, The English Language and Culture Institute, Zespol Skool, Siennica, Poland. Summer 2001
Courses: Painting, Drawing, Photography and Sculpture
Director of Fine Arts/ Instructor, Westover Job Corps, Chicopee, MA 1994-1999
Courses: Painting, Drawing, Sculpture and Printmaking.
Innovate, plan and implement all aspects of the art program and facilitate trips to museums, galleries and performances.
Art Instructor, Holyoke Housing Authority Art Program, Holyoke, MA 1995, 1996
Art program for youth ages 14 - 18.
Art Instructor, Academic Study Associates, held at Amherst College, Amherst, MA 1993-1995 summers
Course: Pre-College Enrichment in Drawing and Painting.
Teaching Assistantship Instructor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 1990-1993
Courses: Drawing 1, Two- Dimensional Design, Advance Drawing Problems, Basic Drawing (Non-Majors), Figure Drawing, Intaglio (Assistant), B.F.A. Guest Thesis Member, Independent Study in Drawing.
Continuing Education Instructor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 1992
Course: Aqueous Media Painting (Acrylic/Watercolor)
Co-Developed Youth Art Program, Hartford, CT 1989-1990
After School art program for students from Quirk Middle School.
Developed Art Program, Hartford, CT 1989
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