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CONSTANCE BIGONY~ ARTIST & TEACHER

Consuelo Paint Studio:   17 Boylston Street, Unit 3  Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

Websites: consuelopaintstudio.com, jpaa.org, B-Side Blog,  jpos.com

Organizations/Affiliations:   Concord Art Association, Galatea Fine Art, Jamaica Plain Artist Association

EDUCATION:

Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, Art Teacher Certification (K-12),1991.

Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, BFA, Painting, 1990.

University of California Santa Barbara and Irvine, CA, BA Program, Fine Arts, 1970-72.

Long Beach City College, Long Beach, CA, AA degree, Fine Arts, 1970.

EXHIBITIONS AND AWARDS:

Galatea Gallery, “Unknown Terrain, Two Person Show, May 2018.

JP Licks, “Monhegan Five,” Jamaica Plain, MA November 2017- February 2018.

Galatea Gallery, “Fast Forward,” Group Show, Boston, MA, December 2017.

Harriet Tubman House, “Violence Transformed,” Group Show, Boston, MA, January 2017.

Concord Arts, Members Group Show, Concord, MA, September 2016.

Galatea Gallery, “Fauvistly Speaking,” Duo Show, Boston, MA, February 2016.

Roslindale Open Studios, “Layer by Layer,” Pop Up Gallery, Roslindale,MA, November 2015.

Dorchester Open Studios, Dorchester, MA, October 2015.

Chandler Gallery,  “Wax and Paper,” Mass Wax Group Show, Cambridge,MA, June- July 2015.

Morini Gallery, “Boffo, Mass Wax Group Show, Mansfield, MA, February 2015.

Uforge Gallery, “Juror’s Choice,” Group Show, Jamaica Plain August 2014, 2015.

Highfield Hall and Gardens, Mass Wax Group Show,  Falmouth, MA Summer 2014.

Harvest Cooperative Market,  Solo Show, Jamaica Plain, MA, March 2014.

Uforge Gallery, Group Show, Jamaica Plain, MA, January 2014.

Athans European Bakery & Café, “One X One: A Tribute to the Human Spirit, ” Group Show, Brookline, MA, October-January 2014.

Voltage Café and Gallery, Mass Wax Group Show, Cambridge, MA, August 2013.

Hyde Park Artists Association, Mass Art Alumni Show, Boston, MA, November 2012.

Kobalt Gallery, Encaustic Group Show, Provincetown, MA, June 2011.

Boston Arts Academy, After Hours Art Teacher’s Show, Boston, MA, March 2011.

Galatea Fine Art, Collective,  Group Show, Boston, MA, August 2010.

Boston Arts Academy and Surdna Grant, “Teachers as Artists,” Boston, MA, 2009-10.

Alchemist, 5 x 7 Art Group Exhibition, Jamaica Plain,MA, 2007-2008.

JP Footlight Club Group Exhibitions, Jamaica Plain, MA, 2007-2014.

JP Licks Group Exhibition, Jamaica Plain, MA, 2007-2014

Fiore’s Bakery Exhibition, Jamaica Plain, MA, Summers 2006-2007.

Loring-Greenough Art Auction, Jamaica Plain, MA, April 2006.

Red Wing Gallery, Group Show,  Yarmouthport, MA Summer 2002.

Via Gallery, The Nude Show, Boston, MA, Spring 2001.

U Mass Boston Exhibition, “Awake,” Buddhist Inspired Show, Boston, MA, Spring 2000.

Piano Factory Group Exhibition, “Prayers, Dreams and Revelations,” Boston, MA,1999.

Piano Factory Group Exhibition, Spitfire Debut, Boston, MA, 1998.

Jamaica Plain Open Studios, Jamaica Plain, MA, September 1998-2013.

Rollins Griffith Teacher Grant, Boston, MA, 1997.

Distillery Building/Artist Complex Group Exhibition, South Boston, MA, 1996-1997.

National Endowment for the Arts Educational Fellowship, Washington, DC, 1996.

Mass College of Art Group Shows, Boston, MA, 1987-1991.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

I taught Visual Art from K-9 in Boston in addition to teaching at Mass Art Saturday Studios, the Art Institute and private tutoring for 20 years.