Resume

 

Education:
2008
Pratt Institute Master of Fine Arts with Honors Interdisciplinary Art
Emphasis in Art and Design Education

2006
Oregon State University Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honors
Minor in Art History
Emphasis in Painting and Women’s Studies

Live Performances/Solo Shows:
2016
S.A.D Yoga – part of S.A.D. Park by Ariana Jacob and Ralph Pugay

2015
in/visible – The LAB PDX, OR

2014
Some of Its Parts – Port City Gallery, OR
She’s Not Afraid of the Dark – Duplex Gallery, OR

2012
Flock: New Paintings – Bucket, OR

2011
Dine Her – The Red Door Gallery, NY
Yes to Everything –Gatewood Gallery, NC
The Well Tempered Clavier/Pablo Helguera– Location One, NY
Interview – CAA ArtExchange, NY

2010
Lollygagging – Fairbanks Gallery, OR
Wildflowers – 98Weeks, Beirut

2009
if you can – Union Station, PDX
{Night of Friends} – Incubate, Chicago

2008
come sit beside me – Public spaces throughout NY
so far away – Lucky Gallery, NY
Will you spoon with me? – Julian Currain center, NY

2007
Bound – White Box Annex, NY
RoS Indexical Improv– Performa, NY
Mobile Travel Agency – 5th Ave. New York
Pink Dress Series performance – Cannoneer, NY

2006
To Trust – ARC, NY
Consumption – Fairbanks Gallery, OR
Self-portrait performance – 315, OR
4079 Post-it Questions – West Gallery, OR

2005
We’re Here to Help – Corvallis Harrell Fletcher collaborative performance, OR
Public Information – Art Underground, OR

Group Exhibitions:
2017
Art Trumps – BallardWorks, Seattle, WA
Broken Promises – One Grand Gallery, Portland, OR
Curious Methods – AB Gallery, Portland, OR

2016
Now&After – Media Art Center, International Video Art Festival, Moscow, Russia
6x6x2016 – Rochester Contemporary Art Center, NY

2015
Performing Self – peripheralforms.com
Small Works – Twilight Gallery, Seattle, WA
White Rhino – Ugly Art Room, OR
RC Faculty Exhibition – Helzer Gallery, OR
(Con)temporary – Littman Gallery, OR

2014
Drawing on the Past – Burrard Arts Foundation, Vancouver, BC
Gender/Power/Space – Lewis & Clark College, OR

2013
Mixed Bag- SoHiTek Gallery, OR
SoSocial Practice – Broken City Lab, Windsor, ONT
President’s Office – Portland State University, OR 

2012
Visual AIDS – Sikkema Jenkins & Co, NYC
Tuam Arts Festival – Tuam, Ireland
Coloring Book 2 – Doodler’s Anonymous
ARTexchange –  Los Angeles, CA
100 –  W + K Gallery, Oregon

2011
Salaisons 2011 –  113 Dalston Lane, London
A l’est d’Eden – Center of Contemporary Art , Tbilsi, Georgia
Vidéo amour– Brigade of Images, Paris
ClosEncounters – Gallery 51, MA
Can’t Hear the Revolution – Gallapagos, Kunsthalle
White Nights Video Festival – Romainville, Paris
Strategies for Public Occupation – Storefront for Art and Architecture, NY

2010
Stand clear of the closing doors – Pandemic Gallery, NY
Temporary – SpareRoom Gallery, NC
Arts Floraux – 98Weeks, Beirut, Lebanon
3Rach(a)els – Fairbanks Gallery. OR
Love Notes on New York – MVS Studio, NY
Papergirl Special Delivery – Incline Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2009
Patchogue Biennial – Patchogue, NY
Walking Arts Tour – Briarcliff, NY
Electric Celluloid Film Festival – OxBow, MI
Social (Virus) – NutureArt, NY
End/Stop – East Hollywood Stretch, CA

2008
No Synonym for Hope – Smack Mellon, NY
Masters– Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NY
Exestencia – LES, NY
Under the Surface – Lucky Gallery, NY
Exchange – Planet Zero, NY

2007
Second Time’s a Charm – Julian Design Center, NY
tina b. Mobile Video Art – Prague International Contemporary Art Festival, Czech Republic
Undercurrent – White Box Annex, NY
Impromptu – Stueben Galleries, NY
7th annual Community~Word Project Benefit- 42 Broadway, NY
The Big Art Show – Sputnik, NY

2006
MFA – Stueben Galleries, NY
Is There a Doctor in the House with Eric Steen – Art Underground, OR
Anti-Valentines with Thomas Hines – Fairbanks Gallery, OR
Protect Your Education with Eric Steen – Fairbanks Gallery, OR
Father Series with Christy Casebeer – West Gallery, OR
The Beautiful Body – Memorial Union Concourse, OR
Women’s Work 2 – Art Underground, OR
Montage – Student Health Services, OR

2005
Encaustic Works – West Gallery, OR
New Frescos – West Gallery, OR
Montage – Student Health Services, OR
Tsunami Fundraiser Non-profit Art Sale – Art Underground, OR
Fuzzy Poster Project – Art Underground, OR
Collaborations – West Gallery, OR
Women’s Work – Art Underground, OR
Montage – Student Health Services, OR
Creating Reality – Memorial Union Concourse, OR
Foundations – Juried Show, OR

2004
Montage – Weyerhaeuser Gallery, OR

Residencies/Workshops Attended:
2017
Finding Connection Across Cultures: Using Personal Leadership to Communicate with Mindfulness and Creativity – Diversity Action Council’s Culturally Responsive Workshop Series, Portland, OR
Active Bystander, It’s Our Place – Urban and Public Affairs, Portland, OR
Art and Anger -New Expressive Works, OR
Finding Connection Across Cultures: Using Personal Leadership to Communicate with Mindfulness and Creativity, Portland, OR

2016
Solsara I  – The Practice, OR
Solsara II – Embodying Your Liberated Self, OR

2015
Occupational Safety and Health Administration Training, OR

2013
K.J. Holmes – Athletics of Intimacy, TBA/PICA, OR
Luke George – Everything All the Time, TBA/PICA, OR
Nacera Belaza – Movements from Within, TBA/PICA, OR

2012
LMCC Workshop for Teaching Artists, NY
PSU Social Practice Workshop for Social Justice, OR

2011
Collaborative Performance Workshop, Location One, NY

2008
OxBow Independent Study Residency, MI
The Caretaker’s House Residency, NM

2007
Ernesto Pujol & Janine Antoni Performance Workshop – Columbia University, NY
Linda Montano Residency of Performance Art, NY
Hans Winkler Walking Project, NY

2006
Rebecca Belmore Performance Workshop, OR
Marina Abramovic Performance Workshop , OR
War Against Hunger Conference, OR

2005
Women’s Leadership Conference, OR
The President’s Commission for the Status of Women (PCOSW), OR
Guerrilla Girls Performance/Activism Workshop , OR
Harrell Fletcher Performance Workshop Women’s Leadership Conference, OR

Visiting Artist/Workshops:
2017
NYNY, Collaborative Workshop with Erika Dedini, ROSE Community Development, OR

2016
Oregon State University Visiting Artist and Critique, OR
Creativity and Health Workshop with Erika Dedini, Healthy U, OR

2014
Oregon State University Website Workshop, OR

2013
Oregon State University Visiting Artist and Video Workshop, OR

2012
Oregon State University Visiting Artist and Performance Workshop, OR
Concordia University Visiting Artist Teacher, OR

2011
Ball State University Visiting Art, IN
MCLA Guest Speaker, MA

2010
Home Works V Workshop, Beirut
Safe and Archival Painting Techniques Workshop, Beirut
Cyprus College of Art Visiting Artist , Greece
Oregon State University Visiting Artist and Scholar, OR

2009
American Community School at Beirut Visiting Artist, Lebanon

2008
OxBow Residency Visiting Artist, MI

2006
Sponenburgh Scholar Public Lecture, OR

Scholarships/Awards:
2017
Faculty Enhancement Grant, PSU
SHOUT OUT award nominee, FATE conference

2015, 2016
PSUFA Professional Development Grant

2015
Joan Mitchell Foundation Emerging Artist Grant Nominee

2014, 2015, 2016
PSUFA Education Fund

2010
CASAR Research Travel Grant

2008
Rosenthal Scholarship

2007
Performance Art Saint Certificate granted by Linda Montano

2006
Graduate Assistantship – Pratt Institute
Helen E. Plinkiewisch Art Scholarship
Stone/Sponenburgh Art and Art History Scholarship
Sponenburgh Travel Award – Study of Contemporary Feminist Art History Abroad
Department of Design and Human Environment Award

2005
Matsen/Davidson Art Scholarship
Oregon State University Bookstore Award

2004
Winslow/Bennett Academic Scholarship

Work Experience:
Current
Senior Instructor II – Portland State University, Oregon
Interdisciplinary studio courses in conceptual art practices as well as upper division and foundation art courses. CORE team, curriculum development and implementation. Committee of the Future.

2011-2016
Adjunct Assistant Professor – Portland State University, Oregon
Interdisciplinary studio courses in conceptual art practices as well as upper division and foundation art courses.

2007-2009, 2011-2012
Studio Manager of Immaculate Conception, Inc. – Artist Janine Antoni
Extensive project research, grant proposal writing, image and model production, correspondence with galleries, manage calendars, arrange travel, accommodations, exhibitions, etc. Oversee Production Manager, loan of artwork, and business finances.

2010
Research and Operations Coordinator – Eyebeam Art + Technology Institute
Research and grant development, daily operations coordination

2009
Assistant Professor – American University of Beirut, Lebanon
Head of the 2D department. Drawing, Painting and Conceptual Course work. Curriculum Committee, Library Liaison, Visiting Artist Committee. Advised undergraduate students, co-curated thesis show

OxBow Residency– Serious Play Video Course Co-taught with video artist Lee Walton

2008
Adjunct Instructor – Montana State University
Three sections of Drawing Fundamentals. Visiting Artist Committee, Portfolio Review Committee, Curriculum Reform for Core Foundations Program (F.A.C.T.S.)

2007- current
Teacher – Vinyasa, hatha, yin and restorative yoga and meditation instruction

Graphic Designer – Pratt Artist’s League
Printed media: posters, cards, web maintenance, advertisements etc.

Teaching Assistant– Pratt Institute
Assist in grading, critic and curriculum development for undergraduate Installation/Drawing studio course.

Student Teacher– Institute for Collaborative Education, NY
Develop curriculum for high school students with emphasis in computer art. Grade and critique each student’s work.

2006
Public Information Assistant – AIANY Center for Architecture
Assistant to Public Resource Manager, maintenance of small library, Graphic Design and production of informational materials

Graduate Assistant to Internship Coordinator – Pratt Institute
Event, workshop, and seminar planning, research, administrative support, data entry, clerical duties

Sponenburgh Public Lecturer – Oregon State University
Public Presentation given on research paper Celebration and Destruction: Imagery of Second-Wave and Post-feminist Art

Teaching Assistant for Drawing Concepts – Oregon State University
Assist with grading, critique and curriculum development. Supervise class in Professor’s absence.

2005
Research Assistant for Professor Julie Green – Oregon State University
Assist with research for essays on The Last Supper, a project on the death penalty

Visiting Artist’s Program Assistant – Oregon State University
Exhibition set up, artist relations, transportation and scheduling

Teaching Assistant for Painting I – Oregon State University
Give demonstrations and lecture on cubism Assist with grading, critique and one-on-one advising Supervise class in Professor’s absence

Professional Art Note-Taker – Oregon State University
Assisted disabled students with notes for academic art courses

2004-2006
President of Oregon State University’s Montage Art Club

2004
Painting/Drawing Tutor
Weekly sessions for three hours each. Taught fundamental drawing and painting techniques.

Publications:
2017
Compassion Currency – Instructional Workbook by artists Rozalyn Crews and Nico Mazza

2014
Duplex Blog – In the Studio – Rachel Hines

2012
College Art Association E-Blast, NY
BRIC Arts E-blast, NY
The Barometer, OSU newspaper, OR

2011
Eyebeam Art + Technology, NY E-blast

2010
Maingate Magazine, Beirut

2008
Hue Magazine, NY

2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Prism Magazine, OR

Member:
College Art Association
Open Education Research Group at Eyebeam Art + Technology Center