© 2019 RACHEL M. BARRON

barron.rachel.m@gmail.com

rachelmbarron.com

 

b. 1994

Currently based in Los Angeles, California

 

EDUCATION

 

2018                Master of Fine Arts

                         Painting, Boston University, Boston, MA

2016                Bachelor of Fine Arts

                         Studio Art (minor Creative Writing), West Chester University, West Chester, PA

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

TEACHING

 

2018                Teaching Assistant with Jaya Howey, Painting III, Boston University, Boston, 

                         MA

 

2017                Teaching Assistant with Jaya Howey, Painting III, Boston University, Boston,

                         MA

                         Teaching Assistant with Elizabeth Menges, Summer Studio Drawing and

                         Painting, Boston University, Boston, MA

 

RELATED

 

2018                Graduate Painting Department Tour Guide, Boston University, Boston, MA

 

2017                Boston Young Contemporaries Exhibition Coordinator, Boston University,

                         Boston, MA

                         Gallery Assistant, Boston University Art Galleries, Boston, MA

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

2019                Where We Once Were Someone, Yngspc, Curated by Kate Mothes, yngspc.com/exhibitions/where-we-once-were-someone

2018                Map, 1969 Gallery, New York, NY

2018                2018 National Prize Show, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA

2018                MFA Thesis Exhibition, 808 Gallery, Boston, MA

                         Solo Exhibition, Crying in the Mirror, Commonwealth Gallery, Boston, MA

 

2017                President’s Annual Art Exhibition, Sloane House, Boston, MA

                         MFA Pop-Up Show, 808 Gallery, Boston, MA

 

2016                BFA Exhibition, John Baker Gallery, West Chester, PA

                         Fine Arts Collective Exhibition, South Campus Gallery, Wester Chester, PA

                         Philadelphia Orchestra’s College Art Night, Kennedy Center, Philadelphia, PA

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

 

2017                Boston Young Contemporaries, Faye G., Jo and James Stone Gallery, Boston,    

                         MA

 

2015                Origin of Birds, Gallery 51, North Adams, MA

 

2014                Cloud Pop, Phoenix Village Art Center, Phoenixville, PA

 

HONORS | RESIDENCIES | AWARDS

 

2019                Residency, Eastside International, Los Angeles, CA

 

2017                Joseph Ablow Memorial Painting Prize, Boston University, Boston, MA

                         Poetry Collaboration Award, Boston University, Boston, MA

                       

2016                Constantin Alajalov Scholarship, Boston University, Boston, MA

                         BFA Exhibition Alumni Award, West Chester University, West Chester, PA