John F Kennedy University Berkeley, CA. Master of Fine Arts, est. 2009
Arizona State University Tempe, AZ. Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1989
San Francisco State University
Single Subject teaching Credential in Fine Arts, 1998
Graduate Studies in Visual Anthropology, 1991-94
San Francisco Art Institute Art Teacher Institute, Summer Session, 2005
California College of the Arts Oakland, CA, Summer Session, 2000
California State International Program Florence, Italy, 1993-94
Professional Experience and Related Projects:
* 2006-present...Arts Integration Specialist and Education Consultant
* 2006-present...Teacher consultant and Teacher Trainer for ArtThink, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Liaison to Bay Area teachers and schools, providing professional development and training on use of online thematic curricula.
* 2006-present...Teacher consultant on Get Smart With Art, de Young Museum, San Francisco
* August 2006...Presenter at Edinburgh Arts Festival.“Art and Social Survival: Activist Art Education within an Urban Public School System”. International Conference on the Arts in Society
* 2001-present...Teacher Advisor. San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Designing interdisciplinary art-based curricula, web-design consultation.
* 1998-2007...Mission High School, Visual Arts Instructor/ Department Chair/Arts Integration Specialist. Computer Art, Drawing, Art 1 &2, Advanced Placement Art History. Visual Literacy and Digital Portfolio Coordinator. Webmaster. Yearbook Advisor.
* 2001-02...“Nectar and Ambrosia”, photo-illustration, San Francisco Bride Magazine. Spring/Summer 2002, vol. 3, no. 1
* 1995-96...In Giro per la Letturatura. Photo-illustration for Italian Literature textbook. Heinle and Heinle publishers.
* 1995-96...Friends of Photography Gallery. Curatorial duties, installations, Special events photography. San Francisco, CA
Accademia di Belle Arti. Photography of artwork and publications for students and professors of the Scuola di Pittura. Florence, Italy
1993...Youth Outlook (YO!) Magazine. Photojournalism instructor and assistant, Pacific News Service. San Francisco, CA
2007...Golden Apple Award, San Francisco Education Fund
2001...Merit Award, San Francisco Women’s Artist Gallery
2000...Merit Award, San Francisco Women’s Artist Gallery
* 2007...Impermanent Utterance, 4-Person show. Arts and Consciousness Gallery. John F. Kennedy University. Berkeley, CA
Breakthrough, Group show. San Francisco Art Institute.
2001... Post-Postcard 5, Group show. Southern Exposure Gallery. San Francisco, CA
* 2001...Imagine That, Group show. San Francisco Women’s Artist Gallery.
* 2000...A Visual Journey, Group show. San Francisco Women’s Artist Gallery.
1999...Post-Postcard 4, Group show. Four Walls. San Francisco, CA
1997...Mostra 97, 4-Person show. Museo Italo-Americano. San Francisco, CA
1997...Mail Art, Group show. San Francisco Art Institute.
1997...Music Photographed, 3-Person show. Aquarius Records. San Francisco
1996-present... Music Photographed selections, group show on permanent display. Kilowatt. San Francisco, CA
1996...Tracce Dall’Interiore Italiano: Traces from the Italian Interior, Solo Show. Media Alliance. San Francisco, CA
1994...Misure Veils Figure, group show. Galleria Via Larga. Florence, Italy
David Martin. San Diego, CA
John Whelan. San Francisco, CA
Dennis Katayama. Berkeley, CA
John Rodgers. San Francisco, CA
Eric Guthertz. San Francisco, CA
Tara Ford. Oakland, CA
Matthew Guggemos. Vallejo, CA
Kathleen Stooks. Scottsdale, AZ. Victoria, Canada
Kamran Rastegar. Edinburgh, Scotland
John El-Manahi. Long Island, NY
Shannon Morris-Lawson & Christopher Lawson. San Francisco, CA
Laurie Belton. San Francisco, CA
William Wherity, San Francisco, CA
James & Maryanne Campisano. Santa Rosa, CA
Fred & Susanne Campisano. Kansas City, MO