Katie Wild CV                             

www.katiewild.com          Email: katie.wild25@gmail.com       Phone: (860) 449-2846

EDUCATION

M.F.A.                                        UMass Dartmouth Fine Arts Painting graduate, 2013-2015

Post-Baccalaureate                  SMFA/Tufts certified, fall 2012-spring 2013

B.F.A.                                        UConn Honors Fine Arts graduate, Illustration & Painting concentration, 2007-2012

B.A.                                           UConn Honors English graduate, Creative Writing concentration, 2007-2012

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Bunker Hill Community College (Fall 2015-present)

Classes: Drawing I, Painting I for General Education, Drawing from Observation Mini Session, Figure Drawing

Other Responsibilities: SLOAP committee member, juror and curator for student shows

The Community College of Rhode Island (Fall 2015-present)

Classes: Drawing I, Drawing II, Color

Other Responsibilities: Art club advisor, juror and curator for student shows

Massachusetts College of Art and Design (Summers 2016-present)

Classes: 2D Fundamentals for the Summer Studios pre-college program

Other Responsibilities: juror and curator for student shows

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth (Fall 2014-Spring 2015)

Classes Taught: Painting Studio, Life Drawing

SOLO & 2-PERSON EXHIBITIONS        

·        WU·muhn, 2-person show at Bunker Hill Community College, 2019

·        Borderline, 2-person show at A.I.R. Studio Paducah, KY, 2018

·        Caged Colors solo show, the Community College of Rhode Island Gallery, Warwick, RI, 2016

·        Revealing by Concealing solo show, Guts N Glory Ink’s Raven Tooth Gallery, Rosendale, NY, 2016

·        Why So Series? 2-person show, Gallery 244, MA

·        The Seven Deadly Sinners & The Seven Heavensent solo show, UMassD Corsair Café, 2014

·        Wild Identity Crisis solo show, the Beanery at UConn’s Benton Gallery, CT, 2014

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019

·        Fay Chandler Emerging Art Exhibition 2019, City Hall, Boston, MA

·        The Chelsea International Fine Art Competition Exhibition, Agora Gallery, NY

·        Art Off The Wall, Brookline Arts Center, MA

·        BHCC Faculty Show, BCNC’s Pao Arts Center, Boston, MA

·        Avatars, the Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA

2018

·        Artcetera Auction, one piece sold for the AIDS Action Committee, Boston MA

·         ALL Colors Theme juried art competition, Contemporary Art Gallery Online

·        24th Annual Juried Exhibition, Zullo Gallery, Medfield, MA

·        Fay Chandler Emerging Art Exhibition 2018, City Hall, Boston, MA

·        No Theme Art Competition, the International Gallery of the Arts & Exquisite Arts Magazine

·        Rituals & Identity, Ann Street Gallery, NY

·        Three, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

·        Focus on Figures Exhibit 2018, North River Arts Society, Marshfield Hills, MA

·        CCRI Faculty Show, Flanagan Campus, Lincoln, RI

·        3rd Annual Leaves & Petals Art Exhibition, (February 2018) online at Fusion Art website

2017

·        CCRI Faculty Show, CCRI Knight Campus, Warwick, RI

·        The Notables “Best of the Best” at Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Washington DC

·        The Summer Party juried silent auction exhibition, Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA

·        Projections II, juried gallery show and multi-media event, Jamaica Plain Brewery Complex

·        Up/Rooted juried exhibition, Brookline Arts Center, Brookline, MA

2016

·        Salon Show, the Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, Boston, MA

·        It’s Only Human: Exploring the Biases That Shape Our World, Warehouse XI, Boston, MA

·        Fay Chandler Emerging Art Exhibition, Boston City Hall, Boston, MA

·        CCRI Faculty group show, Flanagan Campus, Lincoln, RI

2015

·        Certainty in Possibility, the Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, Boston MA

·        Artifacts pop-up exhibition, artist and co-curator, Troy NY

·        Boston Young Contemporaries, Boston, MA

·        MFA 2015 Thesis Exhibition, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA

·        MFA 2015 Thesis Exhibition, Star Store Galleries New Bedford, MA

2014          

·     Black, White, and Red juried show, Gallery 244, MA                                                

·     Off The Wall, Gallery 244, MA

·     Sideshow, Guts N Glory Ink’s Raven Tooth Gallery, Rosendale NY                                                                

·     New Works Exhibition at Gallery X, MA          

·     The Fear and Loathing in New Bedford, XS Night Club, New Bedford, MA                                                

·     The Asking Question, the Unity House, UMass Dartmouth, MA               

2013                                                                                              

·     Figure It Out, 3-person show in Gallery 244, MA          

·     Violence Transformed, Curator and artist, the Boston Statehouse and RCC, MA                               

·     Strangers, Performer for Amalia Pica at MIT List Visual Arts Center, MA

·     Fear, Pessimism, and Anxiety, Mission Hill Gallery and W. Van Alan Clark Jr. Library Exhibition, SMFA, MA          

2012        

·     Focus Next selected artist for Paper New England show, Theater Works, CT

·     Bradley International Airport Exhibit, Windsor Locks, CT

·     BFA Show 2012, Artspace, Willimantic CT

2010        

·     Study Abroad Group Show, Palazzo Rucellai Gallery in Florence, Italy

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

Spark Box Studio, ON Canada                                                                                                          Summer 2019

A.I.R. Studio Paducah, KY                                                                                                                  Summer 2018

Second Artist Residency at the Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT                                            Summer 2017

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT                                                                                                Summer 2016

Contemporary Arts Center at Woodside, Troy, NY                                                                           Summer 2015

GRANTS, AWARDS & PROFESSIONAL HONORS  

Artwork purchased for the Permanent Collection at the Pao Arts Center, Boston, MA                    Summer 2019

3RD place in juried art competition “ALL Colors Theme,” Contemporary Art Gallery Online           Fall 2018

Best of Show, "No Theme" Art Competition, the International Gallery of the Arts & Exquisite Arts Magazine, 2018

Second Grant from the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation                                                              Spring 2017

Gallery representation by the Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, Boston, MA                                                     Fall 2015-2018

Grant from the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation                                                                            Spring 2015

2ND place award in “Black, White, and Red” juried show, Gallery 244, MA                                       Fall 2014

UMass Dartmouth Dean’s Scholarship Award                                                                                      Fall 2013

PUBLICATIONS

“Tell: A Hot Cakes Publication”                                                                                                        May 2018

Featured art in September Monthly Spotlight, Duende online literary journal                              September 2017

Art images published in Paint Pulse Magazine                                                                               Spring 2015

Illustrations and paintings for Vanichi Magazine                                                                             April 2014

INTERVIEWS & PRESS

Boston Home Magazine’s “Found Art” featured artist                                                                    March 2019

Exquisite Arts Magazine featured article                                                                                          September 2018

Featured interview, “Life and Work with Katie Wild” in Boston Voyager Magazine                        August 2018

Mentioned in The Take Magazine as an Artist to Watch 2017                                                         February 2017

Review in the Boston Globe by correspondent Cate McQuaid                                                       November 2015

Review in South Coast Today by critic Don Wilkinson                                                                      Spring 2015

ACADEMIC SERVICE

·      Co-Advisor of the Art Club at CCRI                                                                                             Spring 2018-2019

·      Visiting Artist Critic at UMass Dartmouth                                                                                    February 2017

·      Volunteer artist for Draw-a-go-go fundraiser and exhibition, Hera Gallery, RI                           Fall 2017

·      Member of BHCC’s SLOAP Committee                                                                                       Fall 2016

·      Organized/ taught middle school art class, donated proceeds to art classes for children in Uganda, Summer 2011

BUNKER HILL COMMUNITY COLLEGE COURSES

Figure Drawing – Spring 2019, Spring 2017

Drawing from Observation – Fall 2019, Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2016

Painting I – Fall 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Fall 2015

Drawing I Mini Session – Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018

THE COMMUNITY COLLEGE OF RHODE ISLAND COURSES

Drawing I – Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2016

Color - Fall 2018

Drawing II - Fall 2015

MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN COURSES

2D Fundamentals – Summer 2019, Summer 2018, Summer 2017, Summer 2016

THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS DARTMOUTH COURSES

Figure Drawing – Spring 2015

Painting Studio - Fall 2014

SKILLS

Drawing: Extensive experience in all drawing media, working with perspective, still life, portraiture, figure,                 mixed media and contemporary approaches

Painting: Extensive experience in oil-based, acrylic-based, water-based, and mixed media

Printmaking: Experience in woodcut, linoleum, and intaglio processes

Fiber Art: Experience with knitting, embroidery, hand and machine sewing

Carpentry: Experience with table saw, jigsaw, drill, electric screwdriver, sander, dremel, staple gun

Software: Proficient with Mac and PC operating systems working in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, iMovie, Photos

Design: Experience utilizing Adobe Creative Suite for creative projects, photo editing, and the design of promotional postcards etc.

Instruction: Experience with Blackboard platform, Moodle platform, traditional classroom, and on-line assignment platforms

Promotion: Experience preparing PR documents and professionally utilizing social media platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Instagram

Curation: Experience organizing, jurying, installing and deinstalling artwork for student and professional exhibitions

Commissions/Sales

·      Americanese sold to the PAO Arts Center                                                           August 2019

·      Artcetera Auction, one piece sold for $500                                                         December 2018

·      Commission triple portrait and 2 prints for Chealsea Anagnoson                       March 2018

·      “Shell-Shocked” sold during Draw-a-go-go Fundraiser at Hera Gallery             July 2017

·      “Gizmo & Gertie” sold in silent auction at the MFA Boston                                 June 2017

·      “Teatime?” painting sold through the Abigail Ogilvy Gallery                               February 2017

·      “Ozwald” painting sold to independent collector                                                 February 2017

·      “Lucky Handkerchief” painting sold through the Abigail Ogilvy Gallery              December 2016

·      Commission double portrait for Dr. Jack Chang                                                  Spring 2016

·      Commission double portrait for Dr. Joel and Divina Grossman                          Spring 2016

·      Chancellor of UMass Dartmouth Portrait Commission                                        Summer 2015

·      Two pieces from 2015 MFA Exhibition sold to Dr. Joel Grossman                    Spring 2015

·      Mural painting outside Rita’s Italian Ice, New London, CT                                 Summer 2010