Education

     BA Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts

     BFA School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts    

     Art Ed. Certification, Lyndon State College, Lyndonville, Vermont

     RISD Summer Institute, “Literacy and the Arts”

   

EXHIBITIONS

2019 Rhode Island Natural History Survey Annual Exhibition

2018 Artists for the Bay@Save the Bay

Jamestown Art Center Members’ Show

“Water and Wood” at Deblois Gallery

2017      “Visions” at Deblois Gallery

Deblois Gallery Members Show

             Newport Art Museum, Annual Juried Members’ Show

2016      Hunter Gallery, St. Georges School "Anthropocene"  

“Lion King”, student production at the Pennfield Scool

2015      Portsmouth Arts Guild Group Show

              Deblois Gallery, June Show, Newport, RI

              Hera Gallery, Associate Member Show, Wakefield,

2014     Spring Bull Gallery, Newport, RI “ Nocturne”

             Newport Children’s Theater, 12’x30’backdrop for “Oliver!”

             Tape Art Mural Project “Where I Live”, a collaboration with  Newport Art Museum, Martin King Jr. Community Cente and Bank Newport

             “Wet Paint”, Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI

2013     Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI, “Paint”, a National Juried Show

             Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI “Small Works”, a National Juried Show

             Newport Art Museum, Annual Juried Members’ Show

             Spring Bull Gallery, Newport, RI “Little Picture Show, Summer”

 2012     Open Studio, Bramans Lane

             Newport Art Museum “Wet Paint”

2010     Whitewater Gallery, East Hardwick, Vermont, ‘Earth and Sky”

2006     Curator, Hunter Gallery, St. Georges School: “William H. Drury: Collected Works”  

2004     Deblois Galley, Newport, R.I.  “Constructions”                    

              Hunter Gallery, Newport, R.I., “Recent Work’

              Spring Bull Gallery, Newport, R.I.,” Poetry in Art”

2002     Open Studio, Bramans Lane, Portsmouth, R.I.

2001      Newport Art Museum, “Wet Paint,” Newport, RI

1994      Catamount Film and Arts Gallery, St. Johnsbury, Vt.

1993      Dibden Gallery, Johnson, Vt., ‘Altared Pieces”

1991      The Garage, Montpelier, VT. “No Limits for Women in the Arts’

             Amherst Community Gallery, Amherst, MA. ‘In Habitation’

1988      Red Mill Gallery, Johnson, VT   “ Vermont Visual Artists”

1984      The Garage, Montpelier, Vt., “Visual Art/Rural America” 

              Catamount Film and Arts, St. Johnsbury, Vt. 

              Millhouse Bundy Gallery, Waitsfield, Vt., 

              Bread and Puppet Circus, Glover, Vt.,” Shields”

1982      Vermont Council on the Arts Statewide Touring Show ‘Living the Landscape”

              Vermont Conservatory, Montpelier, Vt., “Work in Progress’

1981      Fleming Museum, Burlington, Vt., Vermont Council on the Arts Fellowships Awards Exhibit

             Vermont Women’s Caucus for Art, Open Studios, Burlington, VT.

TEACHING

2018 RISCA Proect Grant for Education at Martin Luther King jr. Community Center:” Arts Around the World”

2017        RISCA  Teaching Artist Roster: PGE Grant for Community Arts project at Martin Luther King jr Community Center: “Creative Collaborations’

               Out of School Time and Adult Art classes at Martin Luther King jr. Community Center

               Newport Art Museum: Homeschoolers, Beginning Watercolor and Acrylics for Adults, Wet Paint Camp

1994-2016 The Pennfield School, Portsmouth, RI                                                                            

                                  Art Teacher and Student Advisor, grades 6-8

                                 Theater Tech. Coordinator, Student Tech. Crew set design and construction

Summer Arts Camp   

Arts Collaboration with YKPao School, Shangai, PRC, “ Postcard Project”    

Arts Collaboration with Tree Kangaroo Conservation Project, Papua New Guinea/Roger Williams Park Zoo

Field Trips to New York, Providence, and Boston Art Museums; White Mountains, Vermont and Cape Cod camping trips                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

2009-          Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI                                                                

                                Youth and Adult classes, Summer Youth Camps at the Coleman Center                                                     

                                Art History Book Club for Adults                                                       

                               Arts Enrichment at Martin Luther King Center, Newport, RI

                               Melville School Arts Enrichment, Portsmouth, RI             

                               Bradley Hospital School, East Providence, RI                                       

2008-2010       Director, St. Andrew’s School Summer Art Program, Barrington, RI                                                                

 2009               Visiting Artist, CitiArts at Highlander Charter School,Providence, RI                                                                                                                         

                          Visiting Artist at New Urban Arts, Providence, RI  

1997-99             Instructor, Salve Regina University, Newport, RI                                            

                                       EDC 316 “Teaching the Fine Arts”                                                                                                   

                                       A.C.E Teacher Resource Kits: “Social History of Aquidneck Island” Kit #1: Native American and Early European Settlements”

by Mandy Howe and Mattie Edwards Kemp                                                                           

2002-04            Instructor, Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI                                          

                                       EDU 519 “ Integrating the Fine Arts”                                                             

                          Instructor, Newport Community School, After School Arts                                                             

 

1994-96             Art Teacher, Bradley Hospital School, Middletown, RI

 

1991-1993         Art Teacher, Lakeview Union Elementary School, Greensboro, VT.                                                            

                                                       

1992-93             Art Teacher, Riverside Day School, Lyndonville, Vermont                                                

                                                                                  

1980-85             Facilitator, G.R.A.C.E.  (Grass Roots Art and Community Efforts) Hardwick, VT. 

                           Artist in Residence, Vermont State Council on the Arts, for 8 rural schools

                                         

GRANTS

1980         National Endowment for the Arts/ Vt. Council on the Arts, Fellowship Grant

1978-93    Vermont Council on the Arts Artist-in-Residence

1988         Jurors Choice Award, Vermont Studio School Statewide Juried Show

1999         RISCA GRANT, as Director, Pennfield School Summer Arts Program

2017 RISCA Teaching Artist Grant for Projects in Education “ Creative Collaborations”

2018 RISCA Teaching Artist Grant for Projects in Education “ Art Around the World”