Resumé

Education (selected)

1995   MFA Full Tuition Fellow, GTA, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, *Concentration: Printmaking
1994   MFA Candidate, Julin Scholar, Full Tuition Fellow, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, *Concentration: Printmaking
1993   BFA Cum Laude Graduate, State University of New York at Purchase (S.U.N.Y.) Purchase College of Art, Purchase, NY, *Major: Fine Arts and Graphic Design
1992   BFA Candidate/Foreign Exchange Student, Amsterdamse Hogeschool voor de Kunsten/Amsterdamse Academie Beeldende Vorming, Amsterdam, Netherlands, *Concentration: Painting
1988   Early College/Pre-College Student, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, *Concentration: Painting

Awards / Scholarships / Fellowships (selected)

2015   Artist Residency Fellowship, Cill Rialaig Arts Centre, Dun Geagan, Ballinskelligs, Ireland, *Painting, Arts Administrator: M. O’Connor
2006   Special Projects Grant, Delta College for Event Planned: “Visit/Lecture/Talk with Art Historian/Art Critic Dr. Irving Sandler;” who presented; “Telling it Like it is, American Art of the 1960’s”
2004   Honorable Mention, Exhibition: “The Print”, Greater Michigan Juried Art Exhibition, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI, Curator: N. Stewart, Director: M. Chamberlin
2000   Visiting Artist Honorarium, Solo Exhibition, Robert A. Peck Gallery, Central Wyoming College, Riverton, WY, Director: N. Kehoe
1999   Artist Residency Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center, Johnston, VT, *Printmaking/Painting, Director: K. Black
92/90/89   PanIcarian Brotherhood Foundation Academic Scholarships, NY, NY
1990   Artist Residency Fellowship, Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, NY, *Painting, Director: P. Nelson

Recent Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions (selected)

2015   Meridians, Artifact, New York, NY, Director: S. Gregorian
2014   Forces: Apprehension and Expansion in the Terrestrial Sphere, Art Reach, Mt. Pleasant, MI, Gallery Coordinator: K. Bigard
2008   Oscillations, Mid Michigan Community College, Harrison, MI, Director: P. Block
2006   Stratospheres, PaperWorks Gallery LLC, Grand Rapids, MI, Director: F. Bernard
2006   Loci: The Set of All Points Whose Location is Determined by Stated Conditions, Art Reach, Mt. Pleasant, MI, Director: K. Hill
2004   Salt Quarries, Mistretta Galleries LLC., Locust Valley, NY, Owner/Director: D. Mistretta
2003   Coves and Canyons, Delta College, University Center, MI
2002   Excavations, Mistretta Galleries LLC., Locust Valley, NY, Owner/Director: D. Mistretta
2001   Visiting Artist/Honorarium/Exhibition, Robert A. Peck Art Gallery, Central Wyoming College, Riverton, WY, Director: N. Kehoe
2001   Tryptics, Mistretta Galleries LLC., Locust Valley, NY, Owner/Director: D. Mistretta
00-99  Recent Work, Gallery K, Real Form Girdle Factory, Brooklyn, NY, Director: G. Mansfield

Group Exhibitions (selected)

17-15   Member Exhibition, Hudson River Fine Art, Piermont, NY, Owner/Director: P. Simon
15-11   Member Exhibition, Trillium Gallery, Saugerties, NY, Owner/Director: M. Maliha
2015   Orange County NY Arts Council Member Exhibition, Orange Hall Gallery, SUNY Orange, Middletown, NY, Associate: D. Ansbro
2014   Long Island University/Post Annual Art Faculty Exhibition, Steinberg Museum of Art at Hillwood, Brookville, NY, Director: B. Applegate
2013   100 NYC Artists, Galeria de Diseño Casa Prado, Barranquilla, Colombia, Curator: M. E. Dieppa
2012   Frontiers, Serendipity 181 Gallery, Midland, MI, Owners: M. and R. Moore
2010   Ray Johnson & A Book About Death: International Mail Art Show, Fluxibition, SAL Gallery, C.W. Post of Long Island University, Brookville, NY, Conceived by M. Rose, Curators: J. Harrison and L. Palazzo
2010   CANCAN, CAN/NAC (Contemporary Art Network/New Art Center), New York, NY, Director: S. Gregorian
2008   Meet the Artists, Mootzie’s Gallery, Owosso, MI, Owners: D. and J.Marrah
2008   CANnabis, CAN/NAC (Contemporary Art Network/New Art Center), New York, NY, Director: S. Gregorian
2007   Multiple Choice: A Group Show Featuring Western Michigan Artists, PaperWorks Gallery LLC, Grand Rapids, MI, Director: F. Bernhard
08-02  Delta College: Annual Art Faculty Exhibition, Delta College, University Center, MI
2006   The Art of the Print: Grand Opening Exhibition: PaperWorks Gallery LLC, Grand Rapids, MI, Director: F. Bernhard
2006   New Paintings: Wilbert Fobbs and Alethea Maguire-Cruz, Hankins Gallery, E. Lansing, MI, Owner/Director: W. Hedeen
2006   Eastern Michigan University: Great Lakes Drawing Biennial 2006, Ford Gallery, Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI, Director: L. Newhouse, Juror: PH.D. D. Bacigalupi
06-05  Alma College 25th Annual Statewide Print Competition/Traveling Exhibition, Alma College Flora Kirsch Beck Gallery; Alma, MI, Kellogg Community College; Battle Creek, MI, Crooked Tree Art Council; Petosky, MI, The Scarab Club; Detroit, MI, South Haven Center for the Arts; South Haven, MI, Founder: K. Kirby, Curator: J. Youngblood
2005   Off Off Art: An Alternative, Non-Juried Show of Depth and Originality, Morris Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI, Owner: R. Morris
2005   Cantor Set, Resurrected Vintage Gallery, Saginaw, MI, Curator: C. Cruz
2005   Coupled, Robert A. Peck Art Gallery, Central Wyoming College, Riverton, WY, Director: N. Kehoe
2004   Dialect of Place, Hankins Gallery, E.Lansing, MI, Owner/Director: W. Hedeen
2004   The Print: Greater Michigan Juried Art Exhibition, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI, Director: M. Chamberlin
2004   Smithsonian Institute Traveling Exhibition: Barn Again/Barn Nation, Originating at Robert A. Peck Gallery, Central Wyoming College c/o Wyoming Council for the Humanities, Riverton, WY, Director: N. Kehoe
2003   Statewide Multi-Media Juried Exhibition, Saginaw Art Museum, Saginaw, MI
02-98  SUNY Nassau Community College: Annual Art Faculty Exhibition, SUNY NCC Firehouse Art Gallery, Garden City, NY, Director: L. Casey
2001   Apparitions, Mistretta Galleries LLC, Locust Valley, NY, Owner/Director: D. Mistretta
01-97  Long Island University C.W. Post: Annual Art Faculty Exhibition, Hillwood Art Museum, Brookville, NY, Director: B. Stern
2000   Common Ground: The Language of Printmaking, Esopus Gallery, Woodstock, NY, Director: J. Abbott
1999   DEADWHITEMAIL 1999 Mail-Art Collective: Production of M. Ferranto: the Spareroom Fluxzone, Maass Gallery, Purchase, NY

Publication

2017   Songs of Mute Eagles / Drawings / Book of Poetry by Arthur Gatti / with fellow artists: Laurie Anderson (www.laurieanderson.com), Antonio Carmelo Gatti, Michael Hartnett, Paul Oratofsky and Alonso Venagas Gomez (bilingual edition available on: www.amazon.com), © March, 2017, Darklight Publishing LLC, New York, NY – https://www.amazon.com/Songs-Mute-Eagles-Bridges-2/dp/0998235520/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1491011202&sr=8-1&keywords=Songs+of+Mute+Eagles

Interviews / Reviews / Listings (selected)

2016   The New York Optimist / The Arts Weekly Feature: “Alethea Maguire-Cruz: Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture,” Online Edition, Publisher J. Sebastian
2015   The Cultural Review Radio Interview: “Tom Mallow interviews Casee Wilson, Catself and Alethea Maguire-Cruz about music and art,” with CEO T. Mallow
2015   WorldEventer.com, Wherevent.com, HeyEvent.com, AllEvents.in, RoundTown.com, EventHint.com, Plannify.com, LarryQualls.BlogSpot.com; Online Listings: “Alethea Maguire-Cruz: Meridians,” Solo Exhibition at Artifact, New York, NY
2012   Midland Daily News Cover Story: “Heart of the Art, Husband and Wife Artist Couple Jury MAG 28th Annual Art Exhibit,” Midland, MI, by N. Blake
11-10  Art in America, International Review, 2010/2011 Guide to Galleries, Museums and Artists Listing: 2862: Contemporary Art Network, New York, NY
2009   In the Art World, The M Magazine, CAN/NAC Advertisement: October/November, Contemporary Art Network, New York, NY
11-08  Gallery Guide CAN/NAC Advertisement: Periodical Monthly Listings, Contemporary Art Network, New York, NY
2008   The Clare County Review, Top Stories Listing: “MMCC Hosts Paintings of Alethea Maguire-Cruz,” Mid-Michigan Community College, Harrison, MI
2006   The Grand Rapids Press Listing: “Stratospheres,” Solo Exhibition at PaperWorks Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI
2006   Everything Michigan Listing: “Stratospheres,” Solo Exhibition at PaperWorks Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI
2006   The Morning Sun / Time Out Cover Story & Centerfold: Solo exhibition: “Loci: The Set of All Points Whose Location is Determined by Stated Conditions,” Art Reach, Mt. Pleasant, MI, Sun Writer: R. Dedyne
2006   Central Michigan Life / Lifeline Interview: Solo exhibition: “Loci: The Set of All Points Whose Location is Determined by Stated Conditions,” Art Reach, Mt. Pleasant, MI, Editorial Staff: D. Dombroski
2006   Everything Michigan, The Saginaw News, Entertainment List: “Loci: The Set of All Points Whose Location is Determined by Stated Conditions,” Solo Exhibition at Art Reach Gallery, Mount Pleasant, MI
2005   Riverton Chamber of Commerce, Your Chamber at Work Listing: “Group Exhibition at Robert A. Peck Arts Center,” Central Wyoming College, Riverton, WY
2004   Noise/What’s On/The Hub Listing: “Works by Wilbert Fobbs and Alethea Maguire-Cruz,” Two-Person Exhibition at Hankins Gallery, Lansing, MI
2004   Lansing State Journal Listing: “Dialect of Place,” Two-Person Exhibition with C. Cruz at Hankins Gallery, Lansing, MI
2004   Town Courier Listing: “Dialect of Place,” Two-Person Exhibition with C. Cruz at Hankins Gallery, Lansing, MI
2004   Noise/What’s On Listing: “Dialect of Place,” Two-Person Exhibition with C. Cruz at Hankins Gallery, Lansing, MI
2004   City Pulse Listing: “Dialect of Place,” Two-Person Exhibition with C. Cruz at Hankins Gallery, Lansing, MI
2002   N.P.R., WHPC: 90.3 FM Radio Interview: “The Forefront of Art” series, Garden City, NY, with S. P. Russell
2000   Woodstock Times Article: Group exhibition and artists’ talk, “Handmade Reproductions: Common Ground, The Language of Print,” Woodstock, NY, by P. Gilbert
1997   Channel 12 News Television Interview: Hillwood Art Museum, “LIU, CW Post Art Faculty Exhibition,” with colleagues: Painter; S. Lee, Art Therapist; D. Henley

Gallery Representation (current)

17-07   Artifact/Contemporary Art Network, http://artifactnyc.net (+ http://www.cannyc.com/alethea.html), New York, NY, Director: S. Gregorian
17-15   Hudson River Fine Art, http://www.hudsonriverfineart.com/artists/alethea-maguire-cruz/, Piermont, NY, Director: P. Simon