Curriculum Vitae


GABRIELLE SENZA

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PUBLIC INSTALLATION/PERFORMANCE EVENTS

2015
Art + Activism: Creativity, Connection & Change, Performance & Artist Talk, Lauren Clark Fine Art, Great Barrington, MA

2014
Terra Temporalis: Create & Destroy Performance, Thompson-Giroux Gallery, Chatham, NY
Original Ukulele Songs, Living Room Theater, Rogue Angel Theater, Great Barrington, MA
Facing Shame: Straight Talk on Childhood Sexual Assault, Presentation Performance, Red Collaborative’s Courageous Conversations Series, Great Barrington, MA

2013
Heart Healing Ritual, Living Room Theater, Rogue Angel Theater, Great Barrington, MA
Hysteria, Performance Art Installation, Rites of Passage Living Museum & Dance Event, Rogue Angel Theater, Whitney Center for the Arts, Pittsfield, MA

2012
Terra Temporalis: Create & Destroy, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
Nature Waits for No One, Living Room Theater, Rogue Angel Theater, Great Barrington, MA

2011
Terra Temporalis, Everhart Museum of Natural History, Science & Art, Scranton, PA
Terra Temporalis, yBar, Pittsfield, MA
Terra Temporalis, Sanford Smith Fine Art, Great Barrington, MA

2010
Walk Unafraid World, Amnesty International Human Rights Art Festival, Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD

2008
The Collaborative Scroll, V-Day’s V to the Tenth Super Love Event, New Orleans

2006
Walk Unafraid Chelsea, Until The Violence Stops New York Festival, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, Chelsea, NY
Walk Unafraid Brooklyn, UTVSNY Festival, Take Action Brooklyn! Block Party, Williamsburg, NY
Walk Unafraid New York, UTVSNY Festival with ViBe Theater Experience at Here Arts Center, Chelsea, NY
Walk Unafraid SoHo, UTVSNY Festival with ViBe Theater Experience at the Here Arts Center, Chelsea, NY
Walk Unafraid Pittsfield, Pittsfield City Hall, Pittsfield, MA

2003
Walk Unafraid New Marlborough, Meeting House Gallery, New Marlborough, MA

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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011
Terra Temporalis, Sanford Smith Fine Art, Great Barrington, MA

2009
Fifteen Years, Allium, Great Barrington, MA
The Promise of Light, Berkshire Art Kitchen, Great Barrington, MA

2007
Meditations with Fire, Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA

2006
Untitled Dialogues, O.K. Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2005
RADALDA: Rotations: Addiction, Desire & Abuse Linked to Depression & Alcohol, Gabrielle Senza & The Red Collaborative at the Storefront Artist Project MainSpace, Pittsfield, MA

2003
Between the Lines, organized by the Contemporary Art Center @ Inkberry, North Adams, MA
Unspoken, Library Atrium Gallery, Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Gt. Barrington, MA

2001
Seeing Red, Project Room, Meeting House Gallery, New Marlborough, MA

1998
Gabrielle Senza, Pastificio Cerere, Rome, Italy
Gabrielle Senza, Jaffe Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, FL

1997
Gabrielle Senza, Bachelier-Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT

1996
Gabrielle Senza, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI
Gabrielle Senza, Bachelier-Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT

1993
Works on Paper, O.K. Harris Gallery, NYC
Industrial America, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

1991
Small Works, O.K. Harris Gallery, NYC

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SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014
Faculty Exhibit, Bard College of Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA
The Aura of Fiery Inspiration, Thompson-Giroux Gallery, Chatham, NY

2012
Arcadia, OK Harris Gallery, New York, NY
Outside/Inside, Thompson-Giroux Gallery, Chatham, NY
Bridging Earth & Sky, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT

2011
Buds, Blooms & Berries: Plants in Science, Culture & Art, Everhart Museum, Scranton, PA

2010
Information Revisited, Belskie Museum of Art & Science, Closter, NJ

2007
Women of the SKH Gallery, SKH Gallery, Great Barrington, MA

2006
4 Women Standing Nude, Lauren Clark Fine Art, Housatonic, MA
Woman: A Self Portrait, Kashya Hildebrand Gallery, Chelsea, NY

2005
The Power of Place, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA

2004
Think Pink, Benefit art show co-sponsored by the Storefront Artist Project & the American Cancer Society
Breast Health Team, Pittsfield, MA
Art & The River, Benefit Exhibition, Housatonic River Project, Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA
STREAM Lines, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
Toxic Landscapes: Artists Examine the Environment, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, Loveladies, NJ
Stripes, The Meeting House Gallery, New Marlborough, MA

2003
Deep Listening, Gallery of Modern Art, Marblehead, MA
Art As Activism As Art, The Meeting House Gallery, New Marlborough, MA
Love Behind Glass, Storefront Artist Project, Pittsfield, MA
Expressions: State of the Union, Railroad Street Youth Project, Great Barrington, MA

2002
Postcards from the Edge, Visual AIDS Benefit, Sperone Westwater Gallery, New York, NY
Phenomena, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
Paperworks, Bachelier-Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT
EcoArt, The Meeting House Gallery, New Marlborough, MA
Paisajes Toxicos, El Reino del Mundo Gallery, Bibliotéca Nacional José Marti Havana, Cuba. Organized by the Puffin Foundation.
Books by Artists, CAC & Inkberry, North Adams, MA
Toxic Landscapes: US Artists Examine the Environment, Puffin Cultural Forum, Teaneck, NJ
New Digs For The Dog, Juror: Deborah Solomon, Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA

2001
Toxic Landscapes: US Artists Examine the Environment, international traveling exhibition sponsored by the Puffin Foundation. The exhibition opens in Pittsburgh, PA during the WASTE summit (Nov. 2001) at Chatham College sponsored by the Rachel Carson Institute and the Women’s Environment and Development Organization (WEDO).
Paper Prayers Thirteen, BPFAP Benefit, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA
Connections: Past, Present, Future, Gallery of Modern Art, Marblehead, MA
Postcards from the Edge, Visual AIDS Benefit, Sara Meltzer Gallery, New York, NY
Urban Imagery, Bachelier-Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT
Lighten Up: The Benefit, DeCordova Museum’s Annual Benefit and Auction, Lincoln, MA
Contemporary religious Art, Fox-Martin Gallery, Housatonic, MA

2000
Human Nature, Bachelier-Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT
PULSE, Barbara O’Brien, curator, Gallery of Modern Art, Marblehead, MA
Artists Along the Housatonic, Interlaken School of Art, Stockbridge, MA
Inspired By Rivers, Meetinghouse Gallery, New Marlborough, MA

1999
A Local Habitation & A Name, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA

1998
The Landscape Revisited, The Putney School, Putney, VT
LAND MASS, Bachelier-Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT

1997
Selections from SPAZI Contemporary Art, Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY
Genius Loci: Hail Corn, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA

1996
The Alphabet of Trees, Johan Westenburg Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
Nine SPAZI Artists in Rome, Politecnico Associazione Culturale, Rome, Italy
Image + Text, The Sage Colleges, Rathbone Gallery, Albany, NY

1995
The New Landscape, Springfield Museum of Fine Art, Springfield, MA
Intimate Obsessions, Barbara O’Brien, curator, Cragin Fife Gallery, Brookline, MA
Painting X 5, Nicholas Davies & Co., New York, NY

1994
Berkshire Artists Invitational, RiCA, Housatonic, MA
Wood and Stone and Steel and Bone, Paris–New York–Kent Gallery, Kent, CT
OIA Benefit Exhibition, Brooke Alexander Gallery, New York, NY
Small Paintings and Gilded Artifacts, Modern Rarities, New York, NY

1993
The Post Industrial World, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA

1992
Realism/Photo Realism, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI
The Big Picture, Paintings in Grandes Format, O.K. Harris Gallery, NYC
Small Works, Inman Gallery, Houston, TX

1991
Life in the Mill Town, SPAZI Contemporary Art, Housatonic, MA

1990
Chicago International Art Exposition, courtesy of the Rosa Esman Gallery, NYC
Housatonic Artists, SPAZI Contemporary Art, Housatonic, MA

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SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY (not current)

Planting an Idea: ‘Buds, Blooms & Berries’ exhibit focuses on environment at Everhart Museum, Lifestyles & People, Caitline Heaney, Times Tribune, August 11, 2011
Visual Arts: A Brush with Life.
Feature. Alison McGee, Berkshire Living Magazine, March 2011
Recent Readings of the Housatonic
, Geoffrey Young,  Art and the River, 2005
Senza exhibit at Simon’s Rock library offers ambitious agenda in black-and-white and red
, Art Review, Charles Bonenti, The Berkshire Eagle, Friday, March 28, 2003, page D4
New Marlborough artist launches Red Collaborative, Judith Monachina, The Advocate, March 19, 2003, page 6
Eco Art: Man’s effect on nature expressed in art, Charles Bonenti, Berkshire Eagle, Thursday, Sept. 12, 2002
Art and Culture, María de la Soledad, Radio Progreso Online, Miami, June 27, 2002
Successful opening for Toxic Landscapes exhibition, Jean-Guy Allard, Granma Internacional Digital, Cuba, June 21, 2002
Pair of shows comment on environmental issues facing our nation – and the world, by Kurt Shaw, The Pittsburgh Tribune, Friday, November 16, 2001
Dog house fantasies at Rockwell museum, Charles Bonenti, Berkshire Eagle, Saturday, April 20, 2002
Cragin Fife Gallery: Intimate Obsessions, Susan Mulski, Art New England, 1995 Dec/January 1996
New Berkshire Landscapes, Daniel M. Klein, Berkshire Magazine, Spring 1995
Massachusetts Milltowns, Gloria Russell & Robin Krasner Cossin, Art New England, Oct/Nov 1994
From Mill Town to Arts Mecca, Jeff Kantrowitz, The Boston Globe, September 3, 1993
Montserrat exhibit presents Post – Industrial images, Elisabeth Clark, North Shore Magazine, Feb. 18, 1993
Exhibit offers look at approaches, Gloria Russell, Sunday Republican, Leisure Section, Sun., Sept. 10, 1995
Interpreting the Landscape, the Paper, October 1995

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PUBLIC SPEAKING

2012
Miss Representation Panel Discussion, Monument High School, Great Barrington, MA
Miss Representation Panel Discussion, Bard College of Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA

2010
Anti-Violence Against Women Conference, Amnesty International Human Rights Art Festival, Silver Spring, MD

2009
DV and You, Panel Discussion on Domestic Violence, Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, MA

2005
Landscape as Inspiration, Artists Talk, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA

2002
EcoArt Roundtable, in conjunction with the Toxic Landscapes exhibition, Puffin Foundation, Teaneck, NJ

1996
Image + Text, The Sage Colleges, Albany, NY

1992
Nine for Five, Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, MA

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AWARDS/RESIDENCIES/HONORARIA

2009 Artist’s Fellowship Grant, Salamagundi Club, New York
2004 The Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation’s A.R.T. (Artist’s Resource Trust) Grant
2004 Change, Inc. Artist Grant
2002 The Puffin Foundation, Public Interest Grant for The Online Collaborative Revelations Scroll
2001 Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art; Kidspace Honorarium
1997 Pastificio Cerere, Rome, Italy; Private Residency Award
1996 Politecnico Associazione Culturale, Rome, Italy
1989 MCC Local Cultural Council Award to fund Exhibition in the Welles Gallery, Lenox Library, Lenox, MA

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ARTICLES PUBLISHED

MAMA BEAR: It Takes a Village, Roar Magazine, The Advocate, May 2012
MAMA BEAR: The Fueling of Dreams,
Roar Magazine, The Advocate, February 2012
Olivia Bernard: Descent and Flight: Terra Incognita
, Hampden Gallery at UMass Amherst. Art New England, April/May 2004, Review, p. 27
Carolyn Webb and Neal Parks: Shared Elements, A.P.E. Gallery, Northampton, MA. Art New England, April/May 2004, Review, p. 25
Bonita Sennott: Paintings and Drawings, Center For the Arts, Northampton, MA. Art New England, February/March 2003, Review, p. 28
Jee-Un Kim: Objects of Subjectivity, S.K.H. Gallery, Great Barrington, MA. Art New England, December/January 2003, Review, p. 34
Laura Fayer: New Paintings, Patterns of Movement
, Ute Stebich Gallery, Lenox, MA. Art New England, December/January 2003, Review, p. 34
Play With Your Food!,
The Family Beat, October 2002, p. 23

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TEACHING/VISITING ARTIST

2014
Adjunct Professor, Creative Process, Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA

2004
Continuing Education Instructor, The Cooper Union, New York, NY
Community Access to the Arts Visual Arts Instructor at Valleyhead School, Lenox, MA

2003
Adjunct Professor, Unorthodox Materials, Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA

2002
Adjunct Professor, Large-Scale Charcoal Drawing, Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA
Visiting Artist, Bard College at Simon’s Rock, Great Barrington, MA
IS 183 North @ MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA; Painting & Drawing Courses and Workshops
IS 183, Stockbridge, MA; Painting & Drawing Courses and Workshops
Flying Cloud Institute, New Marlborough, MA; Dirt, Chocolate & Spaghetti Sauce, workshop.
Meeting House, New Marlborough, MA; Private Painting Classes for adults

2001
Kidspace @ MASS MoCA; Dirt, Chocolate & Spaghetti Sauce, a workshop for children and adults on the use of alternative materials in contemporary art and how to use a variety of these materials.
Interlaken North at MASS MoCA; Blow Up, a course in creating large-scale drawings in charcoal
Interlaken School of Art, Stockbridge, MA; Painting the Intimate Landscape Workshop

2000
Visiting Artist, Hawthorne Valley School, Harlemville, NY
Interlaken School of Art, Stockbridge, MA; Summer Landscape Painting Workshop at Naumkeag

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PUBLIC & CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Lifetime Entertainment, New York, NY
JMW Consultants Inc., Stamford, CT
Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA
Sackner Archive of Concrete & Visual Poetry, Miami, FL
JP Morgan Chase (formerly First Chicago National Bank), Detroit, MI
UBS (formerly Paine Webber, Inc.) Hato Rey, Puerto Rico
Richard M. Ross Art Museum, Ohio Wesleyan University, Delaware, OH

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SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Laura Stevensen Maslon, Venice, CA
Ruth & Richard Shack, Miami, FL
Alan Lawrence Gargle, NYC
Vernita McNeil, West Orange, NJ
Don & Maggie Buchwald, New York, NY
Thomas F. Parker, New York, NY
Donna & Bill DeSeta, NYC
Mr. & Mrs. Michael Pelavin, Flint, MI
David Klein, Detroit, MI
Robert Poplack, Birmingham, MI
Philip Smerling, Stockbridge, MA
Whoopi Goldberg, NYC
Adolfo & Nichola Doring, NYC
Judith Jamison, New York, NY
Ann Prival & David Greenstein, NYC
Ivan Karp, New York, NY
James Schamus, New York, NY
Deborah Menaka Rothschild, Williamstown, MA

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