CURRICULUM VITAE

WORK

Cape Cod Community College, Professor of Art, Art History, & Humanities: 1987 - present

 

President and Co-founder of New England Book Artists

 

Founder of the Higgins Art Gallery: 1989

 

Thames & Hudson, Publisher, Content Expert:  2018

 

 

EDUCATION

Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX, Master of Arts in Art History: 1985, Thesis topic: Frida Kahlo:  Kaleidoscopic Visions of the Self, Major areas of study: 19/20c European & Mexican art

 

Florida International University, Miami, FL, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Art with Honors: 1977, Major areas of study: painting, art history, anthropology

 

Private Figure Drawing Classes with Roberto Martinez, Miami, FL, 1977-79, 1985-87, 1996-98


Quality Matters Certificates: 2019,  Designing Your Online Course, Creating Presence in Your Online Course, Evaluating Your Course Design

 

Origami Books, with Susa Porter, 2020,  Boston, MA

 

Pop-Up Book Constructions, with Stephanie Stigliano, 2020, Malden, MA

 

Wire Edge Bookbinding, with Daniel Kelm, 2019,  Easthampton, MA

 

Artist Books, with Sara Ringler, 2016, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA

 

The Perfect Pour, with Sherrie Posternack, 2016, International Encaustic Conference, Truro Center for the Arts of Castle Hill, Truro, MA

 

Mixed Media, Wax, & the Artist's Book with Corina S. Alvarez-Delugo, 2015, International Encaustic Conference, Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, Truro, MA

 

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

New England Book Artists

 

The Moveable Book Society

 

The Ticknor Society

 

 

GROUP EXHIBITS

2020 -  Shoulder to Shoulder:  Art Faculty & Guests, Higgins Art Gallery, Cape Cod  Community College  

              In the Beginning, New England Book Artists virtual exhibit, https://newenglandbookartists.org/in-the-beginning/

              Beyond the Book:  An Exhibition of Book-Related Art, Boston Public Library, Faneuil  Branch, Brighton, MA

 

2019 Faculty Show, Higgins Art Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA

 

2016 - Faculty Show, Higgins Art Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA

 

2015 - Faculty Show, Higgins Art Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA

 

2014 - All About sEVEn, Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, MA

 

2013 - Faculty Show, Higgins Art Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA

            By the Book, Cotuit Center for the Arts, Cotuit, MA

 

2012 - Faculty Show, Higgins Art Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable,  MA

            Mutual Muses VI: A Marriage of Visual Art and Poetry, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, So. Yarmouth, MA 

 

2011 Mutual Muses V: A Marriage of Visual Art and Poetry, Cultural Center of Cape Cod, So. Yarmouth, MA

             Best Foot Forward, 4th International Encaustic Conference, Montserrat College of  Art, Beverly, MA

 

2010 - Faculty Show, Higgins Art Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA 

 

2009 - Faculty Show, Higgins Art Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, W. Barnstable, MA

  

 

SOLO EXHIBIT

2011 - Endless Impossibilities: Homage to a Remarkable Life, Studio on Slough Road, Brewster, MA

 

 

PAPERS 

Venus, Cupid, and the Arrow, Provincetown Art Association and Museum

 

Latin American Women Image Makers, Society for Photographic Education, Washington, D.C. 

 

Through the Looking Glass, Darkly:  Frida Kahlo's Self-Portraits, Pine Manor College, Newton 

 

Women Artists:  From the Renaissance Through the Age of Romanticism, Provincetown Art Association and Museum 

 

Creating an Arts Community at Community Colleges, F.A.T.E. (Foundation in Art, Theory, and Education), University of Massachusetts, Amherst

 

Nature Transformed: The Still-Lifes of Frida Kahlo, Southeastern College Art Conference, University of Tennessee, Knoxville   

 

Alternative Sources of Funding, C.W.A.O. (Coalition of Women in the Arts Organization, College Art Association, Boston  

 

Goddess Visions:  An Evocation of the Goddess in the Art of Contemporary Women, S.E.C.A.C. (Southeastern College of Art Conference, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa 

 

Women Artists of the Pre-Raphaelite Era, Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach 

 

Frida Kahlo:  Kaleidoscopic Visions of the Self, Texas Conference of Art Historians, Amon Carter Museum, Ft. Worth  

 

The Shadow of the Medusa:  From Classical Antiquity Through the Age of Romanticism, Texas Conference of Art Historians, University of Texas, Austin

 

  

PUBLICATIONS/INTERVIEWS/VIDEOS

Shoulder to Shoulder:  Art Faculty & Guests, December 11, 2020, youtube link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ql6umOAAmiQ

 

Where's the H? Where's the H?, by Marie Canaves, Movable Book Society Newsletter, Volume 25, No. 4, 2018

 

Discovering a Hidden Family Treasure Inspires an Artist's Vision, by Virginia Lora, March 6, 2017, https://www.capeandislands.org/post/discovering-hidden-family-treasure-inspires-artists-vision#stream/0

 

The Color of Love: From Broken Heart to Beautiful Art, by Nicola Burnell, capewomenonline, Holiday 2011

 

Marie Canaves at The Studio on Slough Road, by Kathleen Sidwell and Marie Canaves, 2011