janetlorenhill@gmail.com

Works in Boston, MA and NYC

Education

2017
              MFA, Massachusetts College of Art & Design (MassArt), 2D Fine Art 

2013        
              BFA, University of Washington, Painting and Drawing, Art History Minor

2011        
              University of Washington Studio Art Program in Rome, Rome, Italy

Recent Publications

2017  
              New American Paintings, No. 129, MFA Annual Issue, Boston, MA

2016  
              Studio Visit Magazine, Summer 2016, Boston, MA

Grants/Awards/Residencies

2017  
              Fellowship Finalist, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

2016  
              Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT
              Vermont Studio CenterArtist's Grant

2015
              Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, VT
              Vermont Studio CenterArtist's Grant
              Dean's Scholarship, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Boston, MA

2013                        
              Dean’s Medal Nominee by Faculty, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
              Ben and Grace de Cillia Graduating with Excellence Award Nominee by Faculty, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Two- and Three-Person Exhibitions

2014          
             Spring Gear!, Blindfold Gallery, Seattle, WA
             Not Together, Not Apart, Kate Alkarni Gallery, Seattle, WA          

Group Exhibitions

2017  
             New Directions 2017 (curated by Ruth Erickson) , Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY
             Private Screening: A Selection of Experimental Film, The Annex, Boston University Art Galleries, Boston, MA             
             Boston Young Contemporaries, Faye G., Joe, and James Stone Gallery, Boston, MA
              MFA Thesis Exhibition, Baklar & Paine Galleries, Boston, MA
              28th Annual MassArt Auction, Bakalar & Paine Galleries, Boston, MA
              Surfaces: Materiality and The Layered Experience, Doran Gallery, MassArt, Boston, MA

2016  
             In Dark Spaces, Doran Gallery, MassArt, Boston, MA
             Julie Spoke Softly Under Her Long, Skinny Nose (Online Exhibition Show #35 curated by Paulina Bebecka), Field Projects, New York, NY                                   http://www.fieldprojectsgallery.com/show-35-online
             The Work Of Being Here, Doran Gallery, MassArt, Boston, MA
              Quicksand, New Art Center, Newton, MA
             One Night Only, Wareham Studios, Boston, MA (curated by Matt Murphy) 
             That Thing You Said, Arnheim Gallery, Boston, MA
             Ways To Use Walls, Student Life Gallery, MassArt, Boston, MA
              27th Annual Massart Auction, Bakalar and Paine Galleries, Boston, MA

2015  
              Group Show, Wolf Kahn Studios, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT  (curated by fellow resident Heryk Tomassini)

2014                
             Office Politics, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA
             In Technicolor, Kate Alkarni Gallery, Seattle, WA
             100 under 100, '57 Biscayne, Seattle, WA
             Thank You, Kate Alkarni Gallery, Seattle, WA
            Attraction, The Artist’s Lobby, Seattle, WA
            New Current, redcurrentseattle.com

2013               
            Transportation and Transfixion, Kate Alkarni Gallery, Seattle, WA
            Landscape After Nature, Sandpoint Gallery, Seattle, WA
            Love at Home, Kate Alkarni Gallery, Seattle, WA
            BFA Thesis Exhibition, Painting, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
            BFA/BA Open House Exhibition, Painting and Drawing, Sandpoint Gallery, University of    
            Washington, Seattle, WA

2012               
            SAPR XVII Mostra e Apertura, University of Washington Rome Center Gallery, Rome, Italy
            Juried Fall Show, Jacob Lawrence Gallery, Seattle, WA, (juror: Greg Bell) 

Collaborations

2014          
             Tell Me What We Think, Parnassus, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (with artist's Chelsea
              Nagayama and Yen Fan Shih)

Curatorial Projects

2016  

             Quicksand, New Art Center, Boston, MA
             That Thing You Said, Arnheim Gallery, Boston, MA
             Ways To Use Walls, Student Life Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Boston, MA

2014          
             Tell Me What We Think, Parnassus, University of Washington, Seattle, WA (with artist's Chelsea
             Nagayama and Yen Fan Shih)

Visiting Artist Lectures

2017       
              Visiting Artist, Fibers Media Lab (Samantha Fields), School of Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
              Visiting Artist/Critc, Sculptural Weaving (Nathalie Miebach), MassArt, Boston, MA

Teaching

2017
              Graduate Facilitator, MassArt, Boston, MA
              Graduate Teaching Assistant (Janice Jakielski, Ceramics, Color: Objects & Installations),  MassArt, Boston, MA

2016               
              Graduate Facilitator, MassArt, Boston, MA
              Representative, MFA Student Alliance, MassArt, Boston, MA
              Representative, Graduate Education Council, MassArt, Boston, MA
              Graduate Teaching Assistant (Nance Davies, Studio Foundations: Time), MassArt, Boston, MA
              Graduate Teaching Assistant (Elizabeth Mooney, Junior/Senior Painting Major Studio), MassArt, Boston, MA

2015  
              Representative, Graduate Education Council, MassArt, Boston, MA
              Graduate Teaching Assistant (Juan Ormaza, Studio Foundations: Visual Language), MassArt, Boston, MA
              Instructor, Expressive Portrait Painting, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA

2014                        
              Instructor, Expressive Figure Painting, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle, WA

Related Experiences

2017                  
              Youth Programs Coordinator, Professional and Continuing Education, MassArt, Boston, MA

2016                        
              Continuing Education Administrative Coordinator, Professional and Continuing Education, MassArt, Boston, MA

2014-2015          
              Lead Registrar and Figure Model Coordinator, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle,WA

2013-2014              
              Co-Registrar and Figure Model Coordinator, Gage Academy of Art, Seattle,WA