Katie Wild Curriculum Vitae                             

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

Higher 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

·       Instructor of Drawing I at the Community College of Rhode Island                                  Fall2017

·       Instructor of two sections of Painting I and one section of Drawing I at BHCC                Fall 2017

·       Instructor of Drawing I, Painting I, and Figure Drawing classes at BHCC                         Spring 2017

·       Instructor of two sections of Drawing I and one section of Painting I at BHCC                Fall 2016

·       Instructor of 2D Fundamentals for MassArt Summer Studios Program                             Summer 2016, 2017

·       Instructor of three sections of Drawing I at Bunker Hill Community College                    Spring 2016

·       Instructor of Drawing I at the Community College of Rhode Island                                  Spring 2016

·       Instructor of Painting I for General Education at Bunker Hill Community College           Fall 2015

·       Instructor of Drawing II at the Community College of Rhode Island                                 Fall 2015

·       Teacher of Record for FOU 114-2D painting class                                                              Fall 2014

·       Teacher of Record for FOU 112 figure drawing class at UMass Dartmouth                       Spring 2015

·       Guest lecturer for 5 senior undergraduate classes at UMass Dartmouth                        Fall 2014

·       Organized and Instructed Middle School Summer Art class and donated

       proceeds to promote art classes for children in Uganda ($500)                                        Summer 2011

Academic and Professional Honors         

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

Second Grant from the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation                                                    Spring 2017

Artist Residency at the Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT                                                  Summer 2016

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

Artist Residency at Contemporary Arts Center at Woodside, Troy, NY                                  Summer 2015

Grant from the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation                                                               Spring 2015

UMass Dartmouth Dean’s Scholarship Award                                                                        Fall 2013

UMass Dartmouth Graduate Assistantship                                                                             Fall 2013-Spring 201

Exhibitions/Performances/Curated Shows

2017

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

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

·       Best of the Best “The Notables,” 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

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

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

2015

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

·       Artist and co-curator of “Artifacts” Pop-Up art exhibition, Troy NY

·       Boston Young Contemporaries, Boston, MA

·       Bromfield Gallery MFA 2015 Thesis Exhibition, Boston, MA

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

2014

·       “The Seven Deadly Sinners & the Seven Heavensent” solo show, UMass Dartmouth Corsair Café               

·    “Black, White, and Red” juried show, Gallery 244, MA; 2nd place                                                                 

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

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

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

·    “New Works” Exhibition at Gallery X, MA     

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

·    “Off The Wall” 3-person show in Gallery 244, MA                       

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

2013                                                                                                               

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

·    Curator and artist for “Violence Transformed,” at the Boston Statehouse and RCC, MA                                      

·    W. Van Alan Clark Jr. Library Exhibition, SMFA                                                

·    Performer in Amalia Pica’s Strangers at MIT List Visual Arts Center, MA

·    “Fear, Pessimism, and Anxiety” at the Mission Hill Gallery SMFA           

2012        

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

·    Bradley International Airport Exhibit of 15 oil portraits

·    “BFA Show 2012” at Artspace, Willimantic CT

2010        

·    Study Abroad group show at Palazzo Rucellai Gallery in Florence, Italy

 

Published Work

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

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

Art images published in Paint Pulse Magazine                                                                      Spring 2015

Short stories published in The Siren magazine, New Bedford                                              Fall 2014

Short stories published in The Muse magazine, New Bedford                                             Fall 2014

Illustrations and paintings for Vanichi Magazine                                                                   April 2014

Commissions/Sales

·     “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 Chancellor Grossman                            Spring 2015

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

Work Experience

·     Visiting Artist Critic at UMass Dartmouth                                                                        February 2017

·     Instructor for 2D Fundamentals Summer Studios Program at MassArt                          Summer 2016, 2017

·     Instructor for Painting I, Drawing I, and Figure Drawing classes, BHCC                        Fall 2015-present

·     Instructor for Drawing II, Drawing I, CCRI                                                                        Fall 2015-present

·     Bar tender and painting instructor at Paint and Vino, Pawtucket RI                               Fall 2015

·     Instructor for FOU 112 Life Drawing class, UMass Dartmouth                                         Spring 2015

·     Instructor for FOU 114 2D Painting Workshop class, UMass Dartmouth                         Fall 2014

·     Intern for New Art Love, Boston, MA                                                                               2012-2013

·     Bar tender on the Cross Sounds Deli ferries                                                                  2011-2014

·     The Benton Museum of Art, exhibitions guard, Storrs, CT                                              August 2007-2010