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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

2018      Juneteenth 2018, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA
              The Family Room, American Repertory Theater, Cambridge, MA
              Cambridge Art Association's National Prize Show, University Place Gallery, Cambridge, MA
              Black Woman Is God, Black Market, Roxbury, MA  
              Atizan Ayitian: Celebrating Haitian Heritage, BNN Art Gallery, Dorchester, MA
              Red, White & Blue, Brookline Art Center, Brookline, MA
             #SayHerName: Watch Us Werk, VanderNoot Gallery, Cambridge, MA
 
2017     READERS, Boston Art Book Fair, Boston, MA
             Thrive, The Beehive, Boston, MA
             Emerging, Boston City Hall, Boston, MA
             ArtFocus at New England Bio Labs, Ipswitch, 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     Sharing Our Stories: Never Far From Home, Prime Realty, Boston, MA
             Blurred Vision, Peter Fingesten Gallery, New York, NY

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

2018      Featured Panelist for The City Talks: MLK Jr. at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA
             Featured Panelist at Harvard's Black Portraiture Conference, Cambridge, MA
             Featured Panelist for Radical Women's Night Out at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY

2017     Workshop Presenter at New England Bio Labs, Ipswitch, MA
             Visiting Artist Lecture at Arlington High School, Arlington, MA
             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 Presenter, 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 Presenter, 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

2018      Adorned in Patterns Workshop for Juneteenth 2018, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
             Guest Instructor for Drawing Together, Bakalar & Paine Gallery, Boston, MA
             Visiting Artist at Boston Children's Museum, Boston, MA

2017     Big, Red, & Shiny's Inside/Out Digital Artist Residency
             Affirmation Station, Boston, MA  
             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

Medium.com, "#Juneteenth 2018 Was a Night of Celebrating Blackness", 6/2018
Now + There Journal, "Art as the Mediator for Evolving Communities", 5/2018
Hood Grown Aesthetic Podcast, "Episode 9 : Waxing Gibbous", 12/2017
Hyperallergic, "Best of 2017: Top Exhibitions Across the US", 12/2017
The Boston Globe, "Take a look at this eye-popping art the city has put in the Grove Hall area", 11/2017
Big, Red & Shiny, “Inside/Out: Chanel Thervil | Visual Articulations of Joy”, 11/2017
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