EDUCATION:

M.F.A.   Painting/Printmaking University of Iowa, 1991.

M.A.      Painting/Drawing, University of Iowa, 1990.

B.A.     State University of New York, Binghamton, 1987.

 

SELECTED EXHIBITS:

WANDERBAG Project 2012-2013
Vintage Jeweler's, December 2012 

Soul Fool Fundraiser, Trinity Lakewood Community Outreach, Lakewood Ill. 2012

Hearts Aflame, Group Show, Rose St Gallery, Burlington VT 2012

Loonatic Tales and Other Happy Omens,  with Painter Dana Dale Lee, Vintage Jewelers, Burlington, VT. 2011-2012.

Nature/Nurture, Group Exhibit, Chancellor's Office, Community College of Vermont, 2011.

Soul Fool Fundraiser, Trinity Lakewood Community Outreach, Lakewood Ill. 2011

Hearts Aflame, Group Show, Rose St Gallery, Burlington VT 2011

Surreal Colored Pencil Drawings and Paintings, Vintage Jewelers, Burlington, VT. December, 2010.

5th Annual 4 the Love of Art, The Children’s Place Association Fundraiser, Townhouse Restaurant, Chicago, IL. 2010

Art PM Challenge, Rose Street Artists Cooperative, Burlington, VT, 2010

4th Annual 4 the Love of Art, The Children’s Place Association Fundraiser, Rockit Bar and Grill , Chicago, IL. 2009

Rebirth, Community College of Vermont, 2009

3rd Annual 4 the Love of Art, The Children’s Place Association Fundraiser, Knoll showroom in the Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL, 2009

Juried Artist, Shelburne Art Center, Shelburne VT 2008-2009

Solo: Portraits of Vermont Women, Kasini House, Solo Exhibit, Burlington, VT 2008

Student/Instructor Showcase, Shelburne Art Center, Shelburne VT 2007

Critters, Shelburne Art Center,  Group show, Shelburne VT  2007

Dog Show Group Show, E1 Studio Collective, Burlington VT 2006

Solo: Adorning the Female Spirit, Grannis Gallery, Solo Show, Burlington, VT 1999

Triangle of Excellence, Traveling  Group Show, Vermont-Canada 1999

Stratton Mountain Arts Festival  Group Show, Stratton Mountain, VT    1998

Horizons-- CCV Art Faculty”, Metropolitan Gallery, City Hall, Burlington, VT 1997

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Group Show, Women’s Rape Crisis Center, Burlington, VT 1997

The Underworld, Caravan Arts Group Show, Burlington, VT, Group Show.     1996

Students of Professor Charles Eldred-- Alumni Exhibit, University Art Museum, S.U.N.Y. Binghamton 1996

Healing Art, Vermont Women’s Council on the Arts, MacAulay Fine Arts Center, Trinity College, Burlington, VT 1996

Landscape and Beyond, Firehouse Gallery, Burlington, VT 1996.

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Group Show, Women’s Rape Crisis Center, Burlington, VT  1996

Faber Birren Color Award Show, The Stamford Historical Society, CT  1992

Iowa Artists 1991, The Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, Iowa

Works by Regional Graduate Students,  Paul Watkins Gallery, Winona State University, Minnesota 1991

MFA Degree Exhibition, Museum of Art, University of Iowa, 1991

Solo: Narrative Drawings and Collages, Eve Drewelowe Gallery, University of Iowa 1990.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

Jolene Garanzha: Women 2008 by Jolene Garanzha, KASINI House Books,  ISBN: 0-9771397-4-3, May 2008

Vermont Woman Newspaper, Vermont, May 2008.

Grand Dames, Seven Days Newspaper, Vermont, May, 2008.

 

TEACHING:

Community College of Vermont, Since 1997

Private Art Instruction, Since 2006

Shelburne Art Center,   2006-2010

Firehouse Center for the Arts, 2003-2004, 2006

Burlington College, 1999.

University of Iowa, 1991. Teaching Fellowship    

 

RESIDENCY:

Kasini House, 23 Paintings of Vermont Women, 2008

 

COLLECTIONS:

Community College of Vermont

University of Iowa, Museum of Art

Women’s Rape Crisis Center, Burlington VT

RU12?, Burlington, VT

 

AWARDS: 

Teaching Fellowship, University of Iowa, 1991

Madison Scholarship, University of Iowa, 1990