Artist CV

 

EDUCATION

2017 Bachelor of  Fine Art, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

Concentration: Printmaking

Minor: Public Engagement

 

 

EXHIBITIONS

2021 A Seat At the Table, AS220 Resident Gallery, Providence, RI

2020 State of Urgency, Cohen Gallery at Brown University, Providence, RI

2020 Print Like You Give a Damn, AS220 Project Space, Providence, RI

2020 Art of Protest, Jamestown Art Center, Jamestown, RI

2020 Animal Kingdom, Outsider Collective, Pawtucket, RI

2020 January Show, Public Gallery and Shop, Providence, RI

2019 Scary Door, House Show, Providence, RI

2018 Home: Reflections on Place, Portland Public library, Portland, ME

2018 Give a Sh*t Show, Hope and Feathers Framing and Printing, Amherst, MA

2017 Chill Print Trade Exhibition, Zea Mays Printmaking, Florence, MA

2017 MECA Printmaking Community Exhibition, Abilene, Portland, ME

2017 BFA Thesis Exhibition, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2017 Gathering Connections, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2017 Collective Actions II, Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2016 Journeys: Translations of Travel & Transience, Artist at Work, Portland, ME

2016 The Group Show, Frank Brockman Gallery, Brunswick, ME

2016 Collective Actions, Institute of Contemporary Art at Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2016 East Meets West, Portland, ME and Xi’an, China

2016 Merit Exhibition, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2016 BFA Show, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2015 New York International Miniature Print Exhibit, Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, NY

2015 Merit Exhibition, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2015 Figure Painting, Artists at Work at Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2015 BFA Show, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME


 

COLLECTIONS

​2021 RISD Museum Collection, Providence, RI

 

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS & PUBLIC ENGAGEMENT

2020 Solastalgia, a collaborative zine self-published at Queer Archive Work, Providence, RI

2020 Print Like you Give a Damn Press, AS220 Community Printshop, Providence, RI

2019 Patchwork (Collaboration with fathom library), 116 Caverley Studio, Providence, RI

2018 Jebala Market Project, Tetouan, Morocco

2018 Ears and Hands Collective, Portland, ME

2017 Gathering Connections, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2016 Converging Roots/Verdant Bloom, Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA, Portland, ME

2015 The Phileo Project, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2015 Public Engagement Project Space, Artists at Work at Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

 

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2020-21    Education Manager, AS220 Industries, Providence, RI

2019-21    Printmaking Instructor, AS220 Industries, Providence, RI

​2020 Direct Support Professional, Resources for Human Development, Cranston, RI

2019 Assistant Printer, Union Press, Somerville, MA 

2019 Art Instructor, Shoe Town Art Center, Haverhill, MA

2018 Teaching Assistant, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2017-18    Production Printer, Erin Flett Studio, Westbrook, ME

2017-18    Gallery Assistant, PhoPa Gallery, Portland, ME

2015-17    Printshop Technician, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2016 Intern, Braddock Tiles, Braddock, PA

2015 Intern, Pickwick Independent Press, Portland, ME

 

RESIDENCIES & FELLOWSHIPS

2020 Artist in Residence, Queer Archive Work, Providence, RI

2020 Drink & Ink Artist in Residence (Postponed due to COVID), AS220 Industries, Providence, RI

2018 Artist in Residence, Art Farm, Marquette, NE

2018 Artist in Residence, Green Olive Arts, Tetouan, Morocco

2016 Public Engagement Fellow, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME


 

GRANTS & AWARDS

2017 MECA Printmaking Department Award

2016 MECA Professional Development Grant

2013-17    MECA Presidential Scholarship

2013-17    Hildreth Family Endowed Scholarship​

 

 

PRESS 

2020 The People’s Pen, Print Like You Give a Damn Press Proves Protest Posters’ Power, Motif RI

2020 Urgency Reader 2: Mutual Aid Publishing During Crisis, Queer Archive Work

2020 10 Emerging New England Artists, Art New England Magazine March/April 2020 Issue 

2017 "Public Engagement: Gathering Connections," MECA Magazine Summer 2017, Pages 8-9

2017 "MECAmorphosis," Maine Home and Design, May 2017 

2016 "Public Engagement Fellows," MECA Public Engagement, meca.edu

2015 "Sara Inacio '17 Exhibiting in Miniature Print," MECA News, November 18, 2015