Artist Resume

JULIE PUMA { MAAT / MFA }

1859 Clermont Street, Denver, Colorado 80220

303-882-7597 / julieg@ecentral.com / juliegpuma.com

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{ EXHIBITIONS }

 

Solo Shows

2020    Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, Colorado

2018    Western Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, Colorado

2017    Firehouse Art Center, Longmont Colorado

2016    Rude Gallery, Denver Colorado

2013    Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder Colorado – The Immortal Jelly Fish

2012    Ice cube gallery, Denver Colorado – Let’s get it straight

2010    Rude Gallery, Denver Colorado – Early Onset

2010    Space Gallery, Denver Colorado - Home

2006    Space Gallery, Denver Colorado - The pink and Green Afterlife

2005    Singer Gallery, Denver Colorado - Letter’s to Stanley

2005    Studio Aiello, Denver Colorado  - Dear Diary

2003    Pirate: A contemporary Art Oasis, Denver Colorado  - Manor House Races

2002    Pirate: A contemporary Art Oasis, Denver Colorado  - Post Card’s From Barbie

 

Invitational/Group Exhibition

2020    Pink Progression at the Arvada Center - 100th Anniversary of the Woman's right to vote, Arvada, CO

2019    Curtis Center for the Arts, All Colorado Show, Englewood,  CO

2016    CSArt Colorado artist, BMoCA, Boulder, CO

2016    Denver Art Museum, Culture Haus fundraiser, Denver, CO 

2015    Philip J Steele, Living Gallery, Denver CO

2012    Colorado Creative Industries: Creative Capitol Highlights Higher Education Faculty, Capital Building, Denver, CO

2011    Pixels – Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Orange County, CA

2010    Dedication to Spike Lee,  Salena Gallery, long Island University, Long Island, NY

2009    Dairy Center For The Arts,  Boulder, CO - Figure Matters

2007    Capsule Gallery, Denver Colorado - Heaven on Earth

2009    Singer Gallery, Denver Colorado – Spittin image

2006    The Art’s student League , Denver Colorado - Image of Words

2005    Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, Colorado - Naked

2005    Studio Aiello, Denver, Colorado, - Group Show

2004    Edge Gallery, Denver Colorado - Group show

2004    Edge Gallery, Denver Colorado - Member show

2004    Pirate: A Contemporary art Oasis , Denver, Colorado - Member show

2003    Denver Performing Arts Complex , Denver, Colorado - Windows to the Devine

2003    825 Santa Fe Gallery, Denver, Colorado - Group show

2003    Zwolf Gallery, Denver, Colorado - Group Show

2003    The Contemporary Art Center of Peoria, Peoria, Illinois - Breast Cancer show

2002    Zwolf Gallery, Denver, Colorado- Woman Painting Woman

1996    The Chicago School of Psychology, Chicago, Illinois

1993    The School of the art Institute, Chicago, Illinois, MFA Show

 

Faculty Exhibitions

2019    Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, Colorado

2016    Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, Colorado

2014    Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, Colorado

2008    Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, Colorado

2006    Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, Colorado

2004    Emmanuel Gallery, Metro State College of Denver

2003    Center for Visual Arts -  Metro State College of Denver

1999    Metro State College of Denver

1998    Metro State College of Denver

1997    Naropa University, Boulder, Colorado

 

{ PRESS }

 

2017    Westword Magazine- http://www.westword.com/event/urgent-importance-8717563

2016    Month of Modern - http://www.monthofmodern.com/the-culture-of-modern-colorado-modern-artists/

2016    Art Slant Magazine - https://www.artslant.com/global/artists/show/308498-julie-puma

2013    Daily Camera ‘Pick of the Day The immortal Jellyfish”

2013    Boulder Weekly “The immortal Jelly Fish”

2013    5280 “Best Bets  "The Immortal Jellyfish”

2013    Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art announces BMoCA at Macky exhibition with Julie Puma More Information: http://artdaily.com/news/64708/Boulder-Museum-of-Contemporary-Art-announces-BMoCA-at-Macky-exhibition-with-Julie-Puma#.U6MBOqjc3dA[/url]
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2012    Live Urban Real Estate - http://www.liveurbandenver.com/blog/denver-artists-how-do-i-love-thee-let-me-count-the-ways.html

2007    Denver Post, “Foothills exhibit proves realism isn’t so real” - Kyle MacMillan

2006    Denver Post , “Realism is Alive and Well” - Kyle MacMillan

2006    Rocky Mountain News, “Portraits of survival Painter Puma takes radical steps to deliver message -         Mary Voelz Chandler

2005    Westword Magazine - “Alternating Currents” - Michael Paglia

2005    Rocky Mountain News - “incognito follows a career” - Mary Voelz Chandler

2005    Jewish Community Center - Centerline/Arts Line- “On the Wall”

2005    Denver Post - Friday Best Bets - 09/02/05 - Kyle MacMillan

2005    Denver Post - “1 More” - Kyle MacMillan

2005    Denver Post “Art work born of a tragic family history” - David Harsanyi

2003    Westword Magazine - Art Beat” - Michael Paglia

2003    Westword Magazine - “Now showing” Westword calendar reviews

 

{ COLLECTORS }

 

2017    Julie McCloud, Boulder, Colorado

2016    Chris Marconi, Denver, Colorado

2016    Becky Morris, Denver, Colorado

2010    Maria Puzziferro, Denver Colorado

2010    Chris Marconi, Denver Colorado

2010    Valissa  Tsoucaris, Denver, Colorado

2009    Valissa  Tsoucaris,  Denver, Colorado

2007    Becky Epstein, Denver Colorado

2006    Stephanie Kinning, Denver Colorado

2006    Lori Helmick, Denver Colorado

2006    Valissa Tsoucaris, Denver, Colorado

2006    Monica and Tyler Aiello, Denver, Colorado

2005    Dr. Scott and Claudine Brandt, Denver, Colorado

2004    Priscilla Ingebrigtsen, Denver, Colorado

2004    Dr. Michelle Basche, Denver, Colorado

2003    Candice Kiesow, Denver, Colorado

2003    Max Ruppeck, Denver, Colorado

2003    Jodi Galivan and Mike Manseth, Denver, Colorado

 

{ PROFFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE }

 

2015 – present Full Professor Foundations/Fine arts department, Rocky Mountain College of art and Design, Lakewood, Colorado

2010 –2015     Chair of Online Education + Director of the CLI + Director of Student and Alumni Galleries, Rocky Mountain College of art and Design, Lakewood, Colorado

2006 - 2007     Adjunct Instructor, Rocky Mountain College of art and Design, Lakewood, Colorado

1998 - 2006     Lectureship faculty, Metropolitan State College of Denver, Denver, Colorado -

1997 - 1999     Internship Coordinator, Adjunct Faculty, The Naropa Institute - Boulder, Colorado

1994 - 1996     Art Therapy Coordinator, The Institute for Therapy through the Arts, Northfield, Illinois - 1993 - 1994  Lawrence Hall Youth Services, Chicago Illinois, Art Therapist

 

{ AWARDS GRANTS }

 

1982    Gwendolyn Brooks , poet Laureate of Illinois - State Poetry contest - second place

2008-   Faculty Development Grant - Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design

2016    Faculty Development Grant - Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design

 

{ RESIDENCIES/WORKSHOPS }

 

2020 . School of Visual Art, New York, NY

2018 . Open Wabi, Fredericktown, OH 

2017   Arts Letters and Numbers, Lake Averill NY

2017   Demystifying Artists Residencies, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver      

2017   Faculty Lecture, Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, Denver, CO

2015   Philip J Steele, Living Gallery, Denver CO

 

 

{ EDUCATION }

 

2008    Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpellier, Vermont, Master of Fine Art in Visual Art

1993    The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, Masters of Art in Art Therapy

1988    Western Illinois University, Macomb, Illinois, Bachelor of Arts