EDUCATION(Skills/Certifications)

                  M.F.A. Purchase College, State University of New York, Purchase, NY -1998

                  B.F.A. Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA -1996

                  Certification Program in Art Education, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA -2006           

                  A.A.S. in Digital Media Arts, The College for Technology, New York, NY -August 2001
                  Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture - Maine, Skowhegan - Full Scholarship Award 1998

                  Study Abroad Program in Italy: A Survey of Italian Art -Summer 1994
 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2006-Present           East Stroudsburg University  –Associate Professor of Art

2007                          Parsons School of Design – Taught workshops on InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator to   Product Design classes.

2004-06                    East Stroudsburg University  -Adjunct Professor

2005                          Pocono Arts Council, Taught art classes

2005-06                    Shawnee Academy, Art Teacher under private school certification

2003-04                    J.T.Lambert Intermediate School, East Stroudsburg School District, PA Full Time Substitute   Teacher

1998                          Bronx River Art Center & Gallery, Bronx, NY Temporary Substitute for Noah Jemison   (Artist/Teacher)

1998                          School of Art + Design, SUNY Purchase College Transitions, a class that bridged the gap   between study and the professional practice in the arts

1997                          School of Art + Design, SUNY Purchase College Sculpture

1996                          School of Art + Design, SUNY Purchase College Sculpture

1993-95                    ARIN Mentorship Program, Indiana University of PA Art classes to high school students

1993                          Community Art Center of Cambria County, Johnstown, PA


SOLO OR *TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
Spring 2016            *Bontanification, Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia, PA
Fall 2015                  *Bontanification, Sally D. Francisco Gallery, Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton, NJ
Fall 2015                  *Bontanification, Delaware Water Gap Headwaters, Bushkill, PA

Fall 2015                   Wild Worlds of Wonder, Pocono Community Theater, East Stroudsburg
2014                          Field Guides to the 3rd Dimension, Art Lab Space, Columbia University, Columbia, Georgia

2014                          “At Last Which Thrives,” Madelon Powers Gallery Fine and Performing Arts Center Fine and Performing Arts Building, ESU

2012                          Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai, China

2012                          *Fine Arts Gallery at Westchester Community College, SUNY

2010                          “Rhythms of a Whole,” Sykes Gallery, Millersville University, Millersville, PA - An Environmental Art Installation with sound, video, watercolor                                       paintings and sculpture about the importance of bees.

2008                          “A Symphony on Shallow Waters,” Madelon Powers Gallery, Fine and Performing Arts Building, East Stroudsburg University - An                                                           Environmental Art Installation with sound, video, lenticular art, watercolors paintings and sculpture about the importance of Fiddler Crabs                                       and Spring Peeper Frogs      

2004                          “Internal Structures of Nature,” Madelon Powers Gallery Fine and Performing Arts Center Fine and Performing Arts Building, East                                                         Stroudsburg University

2001                          “The Melting of the Matter of Time,” Permanent 25 ft Outdoor Sculpture Commission, 200 Tons of Steel, Barletto Corp. New Castle, PA

1998                          Sculpture and Drawings by Darlene Farris, Richard and Dolly Maass Gallery, Visual Arts Gallery, School of Arts + Design, SUNY Purchase,                                            Purchase, NY (Thesis Exhibition)

1996                          Permanent 20 ft Outdoor Sculpture Commission, R.S.M. Corporation, Indiana, PA

                 


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015     3D Print Show Dubai, United Arab Emirates Dubai Airshow Site

2015     3D Print Show Paris, France, Centre du Louvre

2015     3D Print Show California, CA, Pasadena Convention Center

2015     Love of the Delaware River Valley, Sally D. Francisco Gallery, Peters Valley School of Craft, Layton, NJ

2015     Bridging Divides IECA, University of Boulder, Colorado

2015     3D Print Show London, London’s Historic Brewery Building England

2015     3D Print Show New York, Dia Center’s Old Building Chelsea, New York

2015     Earth Speaks, Pocono Arts Council, Stroudsburg, PA

2014     Picture Perfect, SOHO in the Burg, Stroudsburg, PA

2014     The Uncommon Denominator II, E.O. Bull Center, Westchester University, Westchester, PA

2014     Internacional Arte E Natureza, Biblioteca Brasiliana, San Paulo University, San Paulo, Brazil

2013     Living Room, Sherman Theater, Stroudsburg, PA

2013     Sherman Theater 8th Anniversary Gala

2012     The Uncommon Denominator, Phillips Museum, Lancaster, PA

2010     Shanghai Exchange, Madelon Powers Gallery, East Stroudsburg University, PA

                 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
2016                          Presented Botanificaiton at the International Philadelphia Flower Show, Philadelphia
2015                          Presented at the IECA Conference in Boulder, Colorado

2015                          Presented at the Visual and Performing Arts Conference in Athens, Greece
2015                          Presented for Adobe Photoshop 3D in London at the 3D Printshow, England
2014                          Presented Seminar de Arte Natureza, San Paulo University, San Paulo, Brazil

2013                          Presented at the 2013 Conference on Communication & Environment in Uppsala, Sweden

                                   Lecturer: Creativity Making Lives Better, Wu Xing Fine Arts Academy, Shanghai, China

                                   Lecturer: Creativity Making Lives Better, Shanghai Normal University, Shanghai, China

                                   Conference on Environmental Information and Communication, Bogota - Presentation

2011                          Visualizing Science and the Environment Symposium – Presented my art at the University of Brighton, Brighton, U.K.

2008-2011                American/Chinese Creativity in Art & Design – Coordinator for an intensive cultural exchange

                                   workshop between East Stroudsburg University and Shanghai Normal University.

2009                          Chinese Creativity in Art and Design - Coordinator for an intensive cultural exchange

                                   workshop between East Stroudsburg University and Shanghai Normal University the host.

April 2009                The Sounds of a Healthy Environment: Earth Day Guest Speaker

April 2009                Sustainability Promotion and Development Workshop – East Stroudsburg University

                                                                                                                                                                                                     

SCHOLARSHIPS, AWARDS, GRANTS
Monroe County Image Awards
FDR Major Grant – Bontanification

FDR Major Grant- Innovative Teaching and Methods Grant

BIZZY AWARD for Innovative Teaching

FDR Major Grant – 3D Printing Native Plants

FDR Mini Grant – 3D Printing Conference
FDR Travel Grant – International Environmental Communications Conference, Uppsala, Sweden

Entrepreneurship Across Colleges Grant: “All Hands on Deck”

FDR Mini Grant – ECHO Tour for students and faculty at East Stroudsburg University

PA Council on the Arts Partners in Art Grant for Artists Matt Ferranto & Line Bruntse: “Inference Interrupted”

Faculty Development and Research Grant, Mini Grant for Workshop and training in 3D rendering software

Provost Instructional Resources Grant for Shanghai Exchange 2010

Art and Letters Lecture Series Grant: for guest speaker Prof. Sun Tonghui, Shanghai, China
FDR Grant. Travel to Shanghai Normal University with ESU students. 2009

ESU Foundation Grant for Artists Matt Ferranto & Line Bruntse: “Inference Interrupted” 2009-10

FDR Travel Grant – Lectured at the National Art Education Summit, Shanghai, China 2008
Matching School Fellowship, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture 1998

International Student Sculpture Award, 1998

Dean’s Award, School of Art + Design SUNY Purchase College, NY 1998

Women’s Studies Award, SUNY Purchase College, NY 1998

Sandra P. and Fredrick P. Rose, MFA Scholarships, 96-97 & 97-98

Graduate Assistantship: SUNY Purchase, State University of New York 1996-98

Resident Award, SUNY Purchase College 1996-97 & 1997-98

Institutional Scholarship, SUNY Purchase College 96 &97

Ralph Reynolds Art Memorial Scholarship Award, Indiana Univ. of PA 1995-1996