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EDUCATION    

Masters of Arts in Teaching: Art Education, 2013-2014
Visual Arts Teaching Certification: Grades K-12                    

Massachusetts College of Art and Design
                              

Bachelors of Fine Arts in Painting, 2009-2013

Pace University, Dyson College of Arts and Sciences   

 

EXHIBITIONS

2017     Thrive, The Beehive, Boston, MA
             Emerging, Boston City Hall, Boston, MA
             STAND UP: Women You Should Know, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA
             Our Mattapan Campaign: Faces of Mattapan,  Mattapan, MA
             EMERGENCE, Franklin Square Park, Boston, MA

2016      Worthy: A community beautifcation project for Grove Hall, Boston,MA
              The Public Trust: An interactive public art piece, Boston, MA
              EMERGENCE, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
              Discover Roxbury’s Black & White Party, Roxbury, MA
              Violence Transformed, Resinkoff Gallery, Boston, MA

2015      READERS, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
              TEXTURES, Haley House Bakery Cafe, Roxbury, MA
              Everybody Gon’ Respect the Shooter, Godine Family Gallery, Boston, MA
              Roxbury Rhapsody, Bruce C Boiling Municipal Building, Roxbury, MA
              READERS, Mobius Gallery, Cambridge, MA
              Violence Transformed, Resinkoff Gallery, Boston, MA

2014        8 Artists, Arnheim Gallery, Boston, MA
                Violence Transformed, Resinkoff Gallery, Boston, MA
                Fusion: An Academic Compass Art Exhibit, Brant Gallery, Boston, MA
                Saturday Studios Spring 14’ Exhibition, Arnheim Gallery, Boston, MA

2013       Blurred Vision, Peter Fingesten Gallery, New York, NY
               Sharing Our Stories: Never Far From Home, Prime Realty, Boston, MA

2012       Pace University Student Show 12’, Peter Fingesten Gallery, New York, NY
               Shire Village Art Show 12’, Shire Village Camp, Cummington, MA
               Happy Hour, Peter Fingesten Gallery, New York, NY

2011       Pace University Student Show 11’, Peter Fingesten Gallery, New York, NY
              Shire Village Art Show 11’, Shire Village Camp, Cummington, MA

2010      Shire Village Art Show 10’, Shire Village Camp, Cummington, MA

2009     Underfunded, Edward R. Murrow High School, Brooklyn, NY

2008     Iris, Edward R. Murrow High School, Brooklyn, NY

       

PRESENTATIONS & AWARDS

2017   Workshop Presenter for Lesley University’s Cultural Democracy Seminar, Boston, MA
           The Living Room, Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston, MA
           Panel Speaker for Public Trust Book Launch, District Hall, Boston, MA

2016  Engaging Students with Contemporary Art, M.A.E.A. Conference at Lesley University

          Public Art Panelist, Fenway’s Cultural Capital Artventure Tour, Americans for the Arts Conference

          Review Critic for Graduate Thesis Presentations, Massachusetts College of Art & Design

2015   Art & Civic Engagement, Association of Independent Colleges of Art and Design Conference

           MassArt Graduate Book Award for Excellence in Art Education   

           Workshop Presenter for Driscoll School’s Art Equinox Festival

2014  Best Practices for Diversity in Higher Ed, Bridgewater State’s Leading For Change Conference

          Panel Speaker for The Adderley Lecture Series: Winfred Rembert

          Member of Social Justice Task Force for review of MassArt’s Strategic Plan

          Community Based Leadership Training, The Center For Art & Community Partnerships

2013  Pace University Trustee Recognition Award for Academic Excellence

          Pace University Medal for Outstanding Artist

          Pace University President’s Award for Writing
 

PROJECTS, COMMISSIONS & RESIDENCIES

2017    Big, Red, & Shiny's Inside/Out Digital Artist Residency
            Affirmation Station, Boston, MA (forthcoming) 
            Our Mattapan Campaign: Faces of Mattapan, Mattapan, MA

2016    Public Artist in Residence, Boston Center for the Arts Boston, MA  
            Worthy: A community beautification project for Grove Hall, Boston, MA
            The Public Trust: An interactive public art piece about truth and trust, Boston, MA

2015    Roxbury Rhapsody, Bruce C Bolling Municipal Building, Roxbury, MA

2014    Race on Campus: An interactive art piece about racial bias at MassArt, Boston, MA

 

SELECT PRESS

Big, Red & Shiny, “Inside/Out: Chanel Thervil | Visual Articulations of Pain”, 9/2017
Accordion, “Gatekeepers”, Issue 3, zine; print publication 7/2017
Big, Red & Shiny, “Then, Now & Beyond: Reflections of Radical Black Womanhood…”, 6/2017
CityLine’s “Art Bingo! With the Art Connection” Segment One on ABC/WCVB- Channel 5, 4/2017

National Art Education Association Journal, “Hopeful and Honest:... Blog to Empower”, 2/2017
Big, Red & Shiny, “ISSUES OF POWER: Resilience and Healing”, 2/2017
South End News, “EMERGENCE”, 12/2016
The Boston Guardian, “A New Hope In Franklin Square”, 9/2016
CityLine’s “Fall Into Art” Segment One on ABC/WCVB- Channel 5, 9/2016
Big, Red & Shiny, “ISSUES OF POWER: The Space Between Ignorance & Acknowledgement”, 9/2016
Boston Magazine, “BCA Welcomes New Hope Tree Sculpture by Chanel Thervil”, 7/2016