LEANDRA ARVAZZETTI

Curriculum Vitae

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EDUCATION

2015                  MFA, Sculpture, Florida International University, College of Architecture and the Arts, Miami, FL

2013                  BFA, Sculpture, Florida Atlantic University, Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters,

                          Boca Raton, FL

2006                AS, Fashion Design, The Art Institute of Ft. Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2019                  El Hilo, Solo Exhibition, Broward College South Campus Gallery, Pembroke Pines, FL

2018                  Faculty Show, Broward College South Campus Gallery, Pembroke Pines, FL

2017                  Faculty Show, Broward College, Pembroke Pines, FL

2017                  Untitled, Solo Exhibition, ArtsUp! Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL  

2016                  Fiberish, Florida International University Miami Beach Urban Studios Gallery, Miami, FL 

2016                  Olympic Wave, Miami International Airport Installation, Miami, FL

2016                  Dark/Light, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami FL

2016                  Art Cause, Broward College, Pembroke Pines, FL  

2015                  ArtPrize 2015, Grand Rapids, Michigan     

2015                  The Threads, MFA Thesis exhibition, The Patricia and Phillip Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL

2014                  Chris Bosh Art Basel Event, Yeelen Gallery, Miami, FL    

2014                  The Moment, The Backdrop, The Persona, The Girls Club, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2013                  Juried Biennial, Hollywood Art & Culture Center, Hunter Braithwaite and Gean Moreno, Hollywood, FL

2013                  Lattice, FAU BFA Exhibition Ritter Gallery, Boca Raton, FL

2013                  FAU Juried Student Exhibition/Phillip Eslund and Nina Johnson Milewski, Boca Raton, FL

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS AND RELATED EXPERIENCE

2016-19       Broward College, Adjunct Professor, Art History, Color Theory, Drawing I, Figure Drawing, 2D, 3D

2016-17            Florida International University, Adjunct Professor, Fiber Art

2016-17            Project Art, Program Director, Oversaw and Coordinated Art Programs in Public Libraries

2013-15            Florida International University, Teaching Assistant, Art Survey I and II, Sculpture

AWARDS

2014                  Women in the Visual Arts Scholarship

2014                  Florida International University Study Abroad Scholarship, Germany and Poland

2013                  Honorable Mention/ FAU Juried Student Exhibition/Phillip Eslund and Nina Johnson Milewski

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2019                  Broward College, Summer Residency, Pembroke Pines, FL

2017                  ArtsUp! Gallery, Artist Residency, Fort Lauderdale, FL

 

PRESENTATIONS

2019                  Artist Talk, Broward College STEAM Series, Pembroke Pines, FL

2017                  Project Art Program Director Interview, Fox News

2016                  Art Overcomes Obstacles, Funding Arts Network, Miami, FL

2016                  Presenter, Olympic Wave Opening, Miami International Airport, Miami, FL

2014                  Artist Talk, Women in the Visual Arts

COLLECTIONS

Francie Bishop Good, The Girls’ Club of Fort Lauderdale

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 Hinson, Tamara. “FATVillage: the ultimate blueprint for arts districts, The Star, May 5, 2017, https://www.thestar.com/life/travel/2017/05/05/fatvillage-the-ultimate-blueprint-for-arts-districts.html

The Girls Club.” The Moment. The Backdrop. The Persona.”, 2015, ISBN:979-0-9886536-2-7

Lasane, Andrew. “Chris Bosh Hosts an Evening of Art at Yeelen Gallery During art Basel Miami Beach”. complex.com, December 5, 2014

“Luxury Brands Capitalize on Art Basel”, December 6 2014, http://miami.cbslocal.com/tag/leandra-arvazzetti/