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Simonette Quamina

1982. Ontario, Canada 

Education

Rhode Island school of Design                                                 2011

Masters of Fine Arts- Printmaking

Brown University                                                                       2009

Harriet W. Sheridan Collegiate Teaching Certificate

Pont-Aven School of contemporary Art                                   2005

Post-Baccalaureate (France)

City College of New York                                                          2005

Bachelor of Arts

Exhibition Record

2018    Coded. Boston Center of the Arts, Mills Gallery. Boston, MA

A journey in place. Trestle Gallery. Brooklyn, NY

Bathing. Planthouse Gallery. New York, NY

Reflections of humanity. Dehn Gallery. Manchester, CT

             Song of the Kiskadee. Hudson D. Walker Gallery. Provincetown, MA

             2017-2018 Fellow’s exhibition. Provincetown Art Museum. Provincetown, MA     

2017    

             "New member's show, 2017". Elizabeth Foundation of the Arts Gallery. New York, NY 

             "Figure /Ground", Monserrat Gallery. Beverly, MA. 

             “Displacement and migration”, St. Louis Artist Guild and Gallery. Clayton MO .      

             “Printmaking reimagined”, Wheaton Biennial: Beard and Weil Gallery. Norton, MA  

2016    “Experience in time”, Brown University, List Art Center Gallery, Providence Ri

2013    “Drawing from the multiple” The Mill Gallery, Pawtucket RI

2012    “Brown University, adjunct faculty show” Bell Gallery Providence RI

2010    “To write this work”, Sol Koffler Gallery

            “State of the art 2010” Chase Young Gallery, Boston, MA

            “Graduate exhibition”, Rhode Island Convention Center

2009    “A space of uncertainty”, Studio 304. Providence, RI 

             Solo Exhibition, Benson Hall Gallery. Providence, RI 

            “Facing expectations”, Sol Koffler Gallery Providence RI

            “ Our voices”. Yellow House Gallery. Providence RI

            “Printmaking graduate show” Sol Koffler Gallery. Providence RI

2008    “Printmaking biennial show”, Woods Gerry Gallery. Providence, RI 

2005     "Women’s biennial show” A.I.R Gallery. New York, NY

Awards/ fellowship/ residency

2018    Fine Arts Work Center, 2017-2018 residency. Provincetown, MA 

2017     Elizabeth Foundation of the Arts Studio Program. New York, NY

             Salem Art Works Residency. Salem, New York

             St. Louis Artist Guild Award. Clayton, MO 

2008     Rhode Island School of Design Fellowship Award

2005    Holly T Poppers Award, City College of New York

2006     Student Travel scholarship, Pont-Aven School of Contemporary Art. Brittany, France

2008     Rhode Island School of Design Fellowship Award

Selected press and publications

2018     Kolaj Magazine, “Unbounded” Etty Yaniv Issue#23 July 2018

             ArtSpiel, “The Big Fight” Etty Yaniv June 14, 2018

             Provincetown Banner, “Simonette Quamina takes Graphite” Ann Wood. Mar 1 2018. Vol #24

2017     Hyperallergic, “Works that Resonance Overcomes” Seph Rodney. Dec 5, 2017 

Teaching Experience

2018     Assistant Professor. Department of Art and Art History. Eastern Connecticut State University. Windham, CT

            Visiting Artist. Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Boston, MA

 Lecturer/workshop: Anderson Ranch. Aspen CO

2017    Juror: Massachusetts Cultural Council. Drawing and Printmaking Fellowship. Boston MA

2017    Visiting lecturer: RISD Museum “ Lines of thought: Drawing from Michelangelo to Now From the

            British Museum" Providence, RI

            Lecturer: Enhancing the drawing, Anderson Ranch Art Center. Aspen, Co 

            Lecturer: Rhode Island Art Education Association/RISD Summer workshop. Providence, RI 

2016- 2017    

            Adjunct Lecturer in Visual Arts, Printmaking, Brown University, Providence RI

            Lecturer in Visual Art, Rhode Island School of Design/ Project Open Door

2014-2016  

             Adjunct Lecturer. Department of printmaking, Rhode Island School of Design. Drawing/ Printmaking

2011- 2014 

            Adjunct Lecturer. Department of Visual Art, Brown University. Studio Foundations

2010- 2011   

            Adjunct Lecturer. Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts. Printmaking

2008 - 2010  

            Teaching Assistant, Rhode Island School of Design/Brown University

Visiting Artist/ Critic/ Lectures

2018    Visiting Artist: Colorado College. Department of Art. Colorado Springs, CO

            Visiting Artist. Massachusetts College of Art and Design. Boston, MA

            Visiting Artist/Lecturer: Anderson Ranch. Aspen, CO.

2017    Juror: Massachusetts Cultural Council. Drawing and Printmaking Fellowship. Boston, MA

            Visiting Artist: RISD Museum “Lines of thought: Drawing from Michelangelo to Now From The

            British Museum. Providence, RI

            Visiting Artist/Workshop: RISD Museum “Lines of Thought: Drawing from Michelangelo to Now From The British Museum”

            Critic: Honors Program Brown University. Providence, RI

            Visiting Artist/ Critic: TLAD graduate reviews. Rhode Island School of Design. Providence RI

            Lecturer/Workshop: Anderson Ranch: Enhancing the drawing. Aspen, Colorado

            Lecturer/Workshop: Rhode Island Art Education Association. Providence, RI

            Juror/Critic: Fleet Library Special Collections Book Award. Providence, RI

 2016    Critic: Tockwotton Studio,“The Big Print”. Brown University. Providence, RI

             Critic: Printmaking Senior and Junior degree program. Rhode Island School of Design

              Providence, RI

            Critic: Printmaking Graduate thesis Mid-semester review. Rhode Island School of Design

              Providence, RI

Professional affiliations 

Elizabeth Foundation of the Arts

Member of the Robert Blackburn Printmaking workshop

Fine Arts Work Center

College Arts Association (CAA)