Email: jonisllvn@gmail.com
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Education

2019 Boston University, Boston, MA, Master of Fine Arts candidate

2017 Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, Bachelor of Humanities and Arts in Psychology and Art, magna cum laude

2016 Slade School of Fine Art, London, England, Study Abroad
 

Activities

2019, Guest Judge, "6,” Side Street Studio Art, Elgin, IL

2018, Chautauqua School of Art Residency, Chautauqua, NY

2017, Caliope Art and Movement Intensive Workshop, South Haven, MI

Exhibitions

2019, Still Life, Gibney Dance, NYC, NY

2018, Orbit, Archie’s, Chicago, IL

2018, Golden Fleece, Positive Space Studios, Chicago, IL

2018, Chautauqua School of Art Annual Student Exhibition, Fowler-Kellogg Art Center, Chautauqua, NY

2018, Buck Naked, Bucktown Gallery, Chicago, IL

2018, Privates, Studio Oh!, Chicago, IL

2018, V, Side Street Studio Arts, Elgin, IL

2018, Art Diaries, Small Works Salon Show, 4ArtSpace, Chicago, IL

2017, VACI Open Members Exhibition, Fowler-Kellogg Art Center, Chautauqua, NY

2017, Don't Tap On the Glass, 2 Ames, Chautauqua, NY

2017, Roll Call, Miller Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2017, BXA Showcase, Carnegie Mellon University College of Fine Art Great Hall, Pittsburgh, PA

2017, For, Fore, Four, Future Tenant, Pittsburgh, PA

2016, Open Studio: Everything Must Go, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

2015, Reclamation: Emerging Female Artists, The Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA

2015, Open Studio: Danger in the Club, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

2015, Frosted Glass, The Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2013, Boston Globe Scholastic Art and Writing Awards Exhibit, Massachusetts State Transportation Building, Boston, MA
 
 

Publications

2018, PM Megazine, A Collection of Wild Things, Issue 2, published by Sara Phillips and Angela Mazza

Grants & Awards

2018, The John McCabe Memorial Scholarship Award for the Visual Arts (Chautauqua SoA)

2018, Chadwick Young Scholarship (Chautauqua SoA )

2018, The VACI Partners Scholarship (Chautauqua SoA )

2018, Judges' Favorite Award in Side Street Studio Art's juried exhibit, “V"

2017, Senior Leadership Recognition Award

2017, The Marjory Glassburn Francis Project Award

2017, The Frank-Ratchye Studio for Creative Inquiry Micro-Grant Recipient

2017, BXA Capstone Grant Recipient

 

Professional

2017 - present, Bartender, Jolly Pumpkin Artisan Ales, Chicago, IL

2017 - 2018, Teacher Assistant, University of Chicago Laboratory Schools, Chicago, IL

2017, Care Partner, Renewal Care, Chicago, IL

2017, Gallery Assistant, Visual Arts at Chautauqua Institution (VACI), Chautauqua, NY

2017, Research Assistant, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, PA

2016 - 2017, Gallery Attendant, The Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2015 - 2017, Figure Drawing Monitor, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

2014 - 2017, Co-Director & Business Manager, The Frame Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2016, Vision Therapy Administrator & Technician, Northampton Vision Specialists, Northampton, MA

2015, Gallery Intern, A.P.E. Gallery, Northampton, MA

2015, Children's Art Studio Assistant, The Eric Carle Museum, Amherst, MA