Cara DeAngelis CV

 Education
MFA              2011   New York Academy of Art
BFA              2007   Hartford Art School, University of Hartford

Solo Exhibitions
2017             "Women with Roadkill", gary marotta fine art, Provincetown, MA
2016             “Dolls and Decay”, gary marotta fine art, Provincetown, MA

2014             “Still Life: Roadkill in the Domestic Space” Saginaw State University Art Gallery, MI
                    “Woman with Roadkill”, Silpe Gallery, Hartford Art School, W. Hartford, CT

2012             “The Deer is Broken” Azarian McCullough Art Gallery, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, NY

Recent Group Exhibitions
2017            "UPRISE/Angry Women", The Untitled Space, New York, NY
                    "Palette Show II", Abend Gallery, Denver, CO
2016            "Point of Origin", The Lodge Gallery, New York, NY
                     “The Undesirables”, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers Univ. Newark, NJ

                     “Summer Exhibition”, Flowers Gallery, New York, NY
                     
“Palette Show”, The Lodge Gallery, New York, NY
                     “Mementos”, 70 Columbus Penthouses, New Jersey City, NJ
2015             “Between Us”, The Lodge Gallery, New York, NY
                      “Barely Imagined Beings” Proto Gallery, Hoboken, NJ

                      “Barely Imagined Beings II” NJCU, New Jersey City, NJ
                      “NYAA Summer Exhibition” Flowers Gallery, New York, NY

                      “My Favorite Things”, W Hotel, Jersey City, NJ
                      “Trunk Show”, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
                      “Tribeca Ball”, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY
                      “It’s OK To Be A Realist”, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY
                    
 “100@100” Westconn State University Visual and Performing Arts Center Gallery, Danbury, CT
                       “AANYAA Exhibition” Bernardsville Public Library, Bernardsville, NJ

2014             “The Animal Heart”, Slater Museum, Norwich, CT
                    “The New Romantics” Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY
 “Love it, Locket, Leave it”, Island Weiss Gallery, New York, NY
                    “Pets, Beasts, + Dinner”, Bergen Gallery, Paramus, NJ
                     “Thank You CT”, Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery, Stamford, CT
                     “Life and Death”, Paris in Plantsville Gallery, Plantsville, CT
                     “Broken Mirror, Mended Heart”, MAC650 Gallery, Middletown, CT
                     “Young Talent Exhibition”, Washington Art Association, Washington, CT
                     “Color Odyssey”, Six Summit Gallery, Essex CT
                      “Self-Preservation”, MAC650, Middletown CT
                        “Doll-Like”, John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT
                        “12x12” Three Sheets, New Haven, CT
                       “30 Rooms”, Regus Building, New York, NY
   
2013             “Stories We Tell”, Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY
                        “On the Road” The Cell, New York, NY
                         “Summer Exhibition (Hamptons)”, Water Mill Square Gallery, Water Mill, NY
                         “The Figurative Place”, Schelfhaudt Gallery, University of Bridgeport, CT

                         “Now & Then: An Exhibition of Fellowship Recipients” The Gallery at Constitution Plaza, Hartford, CT
                          “Historical Commentaries”, Castle Gallery, New Rochelle, NY
                          “Emerging Artist Exhibition”, Five Points Gallery, Torrington, CT
                          “Reality and Metaphor”, Six Summit Gallery, Ivoryton, CT

                           “I Love New Dork” Bunny Cutlet Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
                           “Art Biologic” Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY
                           “Mythology and Folklore” KBG Gallery, New York, NY
                           “Coming of Age: New England Artists Under 30”, Sharon Arts Center, Peterborough, NH
                           “Single Fare 3” RH Gallery, New York, NY
                            “Deck the Walls”, New York Academy of Art, NY
                            “BITESIZE: Small Works Show”, Gallery 58, Jersey City, NJ
                           “Pop-Up Show” Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

2012             “Wildlife in the Post-Natural Age”, WAH Center, Brooklyn, NY
                     “The Drawing Room” Milavec Hakimi Gallery, New York, NY
                      
“Line” The Cell, New York, NY
                      “Thank You CT”, Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery, Stamford, CT
                      “Coming of Age: New England Artists Under 30” Sharon Arts Center, Peterborough, NH
                       “Growth” Providence Art Club, Providence, RI
                       “Gendered Object: Barbie as Art” Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY
                       “The Ones” New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2011                 “Eros/Obsession” New York Academy of Art, New York, NY
                      “CAA MFA Exhibition” Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York, NY
                       “Fanboi” Altered Esthetics Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

                       “Single Fare 2: Please Swipe Again” Sloan Fine Art, New York, NY
                      
“Uncharted” New York Academy of Art, Wilkinson Hall, NY
                       “Tribeca Ball” New York Academy of Art, 5th floor gallery, NY

                      “Foolsgold: Farm Sanctuary Auction” Kingspoint, NY
                      
“Below Chambers”, Biddy Early’s, New York, N
                       
“Animal Art III”, Altered Esthetics, Minneapolis, MN
                        “Pssst!” Kraine Gallery, New York, NY

Awards, Grants, and Fellowships
2014             Best Curated Show: Awarded by NYAA Alumni Affairs
                     First and Third place at Chamard Vineyards, Judge: Nancy Peel Gladwell
                     Finalist for Williams Drawing Prize. Judge: Fred Wessel   
2013             Work chosen for Direct Art Magazine Vol.20
                    Second Place, “Reality and Metaphor” Judged by Steven Assael
                    Best in Show, Hartford Art School Alumni Exhibition
                    Saatchi Showdown Finalist- “Back To Nature”

2012         CT Office of the Arts- Artist Fellowship Grant
                 Money for Women/Barbara Deming Memorial Fund Grant
                 Best in Show “Coming of Age: New England Artists Under 30”
                 Work chosen for Direct Art Magazine Vol. 19
                 Finalist for “Art Takes Miami” SCOPE Art Fair
2011             Work nominated and chosen for CAA MFA show at Hunter College
                  
Full fellowship to Vermont Studio Center, Johnson,VT
                  
Full fellowship to Prairie Center of the Arts, Peoria,IL
                  
Master class with Jenny Saville at New York Academy of Art
                   Master class with Vincent Desiderio at New York Academy of Art

                   Partial fellowship to CAC at Woodside, Troy, NY
                   Honorable Mention for Artavita’s Contemporary Master Award
2010             Merit Scholarship Award: New York Academy of Art
                    Full Fellowship to Terra Foundation Residency in Giverny, France
                    Travel Grant awarded by New York Academy of Art/Eileen Guggenheim

2009             Merit Scholarship Award: New York Academy of Art
2007             Rudolph Zallinger Painting Award
                    
Deans’ List at the University of Hartford all four years
2006             Chosen for “The Painted Sketch” Hartford Art School course in Sicily.

Residencies

2012             Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
                     Prairie Center of the Arts, Peoria, IL
2011             CAC at Woodside, Troy, NY, USA

2010             Terra Foundation, Giverny, France

2006             The Painted Sketch, Sicily

Curatorial Experience
2017             “Converge”, The Lodge Gallery, New York, NY

2015              “Hot Dry Men, Cold Wet Women” Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY
2014             “The New Romantics” Mark Miller Gallery, New York, NY
                     “Lucid Visions” Panepinto Galleries, Jersey City, NJ
                     “30 Rooms” Regus Building, New York, NY
2012             “Wildlife in the Post-Natural Age” WAH Center, Brooklyn, NY


Public Speaking
2013             Alumni panel for Professional Practice course, Hartford Art School
2012             Artist Talk “The Deer is Broken”, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, NY
                    Artist Interview, “Wildlife in the Post-Natural Age”, WAH Center, Brooklyn, NY
                    Alumni panel guest for Professional Practice course, Hartford Art School

2011             Guest on NPR’s “The Colin McEnroe Show”
2007             “Duncaster Student Exhibition” Opening Speech

 

Bibliography and Press
2016             The Undesirables- Exhibition Catalog, “Biophobic Tendencies” by Anonda Bell. pgs 5 and 9.
                     Provincetown Magazine- Vol 39, Issue #7, “The Stroll” pgs 25 and 31
2015             Quantum Art Review- “Hot Dry Men… Cold Wet Women” by Jacob Hicks http://quantumartreview.com/2015/02/24/hot-dry-men-
                    cold-wet-women/
                    New York Academy of Art Bog- “Academy Awards, Best Curating”
                    http://newyorkacademyofart.blogspot.com/2015/06/academy-awards-best-curating.htm
                   
Symbol and Aesthetics- “Interview with Cara DeAngelis” http://www.symbol-and-aesthetics.org/interview-with-cara-deangelis.ht
                   
Art Nerd New York- https://art-nerd.com/newyork/hot-dry-men-cold-wet-women
                  
New York Optimist- “Cara DeAngelis” http://www.thenewyorkoptimist.com/CaraDeAngelis_June27_2015.htl
2014             Ink Magazine “Pedo Mello a Minno”, May 2014, pgs 43-49
                   Valley Courier, “Odyssey in Ivoryton”, February 27, pg 34
                   “Up Next: Woman with Roadkill”,  https://silpegallery.wordpress.com/2014/05/30/up-next-woman-with-roadkill/
                    NJ.com, “Last Chance to see Lucid Visions at Panepinto Galleries”
                    http://www.nj.com/hudson/index.ssf/2014/12/last_chance_to_see_lucid_visions_at_panepinto_galleries_in_jersey_city_1.html
                    ELSE Journal, “Trans-What?” Inaugural Issue 0, Oct 2014 pg 16
http://www.elsejournal.org
                   New London Day “Artists Take to the Farm, Winery, and Bistro” by Amy J. Barry, Sunday March 30, pg. E3 and E7
                   
Saginaw Happening, “SVSU University Art Gallery” http://www.saginawhappening.org/2014/10/svsu-university-art-gallery/
2013             Direct Art Magazine Vol 20. pgs 48-49
                    The Hartford Courant- “Reality and Metaphor in Ivoryton” by Susan Dunne August 19, page 12. Also online:
                    http://www.courant.com/entertainment/arts/hc-artweek-0822-20130819,0,4585134.story
                   The Art Sprinter Blog, “Cara DeAngelis” by Katya Bychkova
                   http://theartsprinter.com/cara-de-angelis-im-one-of-those-who-need-art-to-have-a-point/
                  Saatchi Online “New This Week” by Rebecca Wilson
                  http://www.saatchionline.com/art-collection/Painting-Assemblage-Collage-Photography/New-This-Week-08-12-13/153961/51832/view

               “Stories We Tell” Catalog, Women’s Caucus for Art, pg. 22
2012             The Huffington Post- “Wildlife in the Post-Natural Age” by Daniel Maidman
                    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/daniel-maidman/wildlife-in-the-postnatur_b_1934194.html
                    The Art List- “Artist of the Month” January, theartlist.com
                   Direct Art Magazine, Vol 19. pg 8           

                  New York Academy of Art, “Studio Visit with Cara DeAngelis” http://vimeo.com/53379831
                  Beautiful Decay Blog- http://beautifuldecay.com/2012/08/08/cara-deangelis-paints-roadkill-in-satirical-17th-century-still-lifes/
                  Artscope Magazine “Coming of Age” March/April pg 36

                 1op Collective- “Emerging Artist Spotlight” February, 1opcollective.com
                  Gathering of the Vibes Blog, “A Passion for Creativity”  http://gatheringofthevibes.com/a-passion-for-creativity
2011             Kuspit, Donald- “Some Dialectical Images” pg 7-8

                  McEnroe, Colin, “Beautiful Roadkill: Exploring the Artistic and Spiritual Side of Roadkill” June 14, 2011. 
                   http://www.yourpublicmedia.org/node/138
                  
Art Nectar- “Artist Spotlight: Cara DeAngelis Paints Roadkill” Sep 20 artnectar.com
                   Hartford Courant- “Open Studios” Nov 11, pg D-
2010           Quasarano, Ann. Norwalk Beat, “Summer of Art: Inside, Outside and Inside Out” p 21. Summer 2010