Artist CV

 

Education

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

Concentration: Printmaking

Minor: Public Engagement

 

Exhibitions

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

Curatorial Projects & Public Engagement

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

2018    Artist in Residence, Art Farm, Marquette, NE

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

2018    Teacher’s Assistant, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

2017-18    Campus Intern, Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, Portland, ME

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

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

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

2013-17    Admissions Tour Guide, Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

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

2016    Intern, Braddock Tiles, Braddock, PA

2015    Intern, Pickwick Independent Press, Portland, ME

 

 

Community Involvement

 

2018   USM Book Arts Bazaar, Portland, ME

​2018   People' State of the Union Story Circle Event, Portland, ME

2014-18   Portland First Friday Art Walk, Portland, ME

2017   Woodford's Corner Mural Celebration, Portland, ME

2017   Biddeford Fringe Fest, Biddeford, ME

2017   Pickwick Print Fair, Portland, ME

2016   Second Friday Art Walk, Brunswick, ME

 

Grants & Awards

2017    Printmaking Department Award

2013-17    MECA Presidential Scholarship

2013-17    Hildreth Family Endowed Scholarship

2016    Professional Development Grant

2015    Public Engagement Fellowship

Press and Publication

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

2017   Brittany Cost, "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