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LYNNE MARGARET BROWN

Flushing, Queens NY 11364 USA
Ringstrasse, Berlin 12105 DEU
T +1 xxx 5813098
lynnembrown1@gmail.com / www.lynnemargaretbrown.com
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EXPERIENCE

Program Facilitator/Artist/Producer, NYCTS
Bayside, NY — 2008-(current)
Non-profit agency dedicated to child/pedestrian travel safety, teaching through health and arts programs.
Accomplishments
-Administer health/child safety programs in New York City community centers, schools and hospitals.  Provide administrative support to the director.  Photography, videotaping live events, website development/upkeep.  Create and implement curriculum in accordance with NY state standards.

Artist Residence Coordinator/Fellowship Winner
Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy – 2014
Accomplishments
-Awarded fellowship, position of Artist in Residence Coordinator in addition to studio space and solo exhibition in printmaking.
-Managed/coordinated aspects of the visiting guest artists personal and professional needs including local travel, studio, and housing issues.
-Provided orientation sessions, organized events, lead group critiques, technical support, exhibition reviews.
-Curated and produced exhibitions.

Liaison/Artist Volunteer, CityArts
Berlin, Germany/New York, NY — 2013
Through CityArts took part in the creation of a permanent, international peace mosaic mural created by artists, volunteers and school children in Berlin, Germany.
Accomplishments
-Encouraged/recruited local and international volunteers to take part in this community based art project.  In collaboration with other artists created mosaic peace wall mural.

Program Manager/Art Educator, Free Arts NYC
New York, NY — 2006-2008
Non-profit organization providing arts and social/public safety programming to underserved and at risk youth in New York City.
Accomplishments
-Oversaw 15 program sites encompassing 160 volunteers, 15 on-site coordinators and 15 professional facilitators.
-Developed and implemented curriculum in accordance with NY state arts standards.
-Prepared presentations and provided assessment.
-Assigned and trained volunteers, linked them with appropriate activities and opportunities.  Debriefed point people on events, coordinated potential volunteers

Instructor/Advisor/Field Supervisor, William Paterson University/Kean University
Wayne, NJ/Union, NJ — 2003-2006
Accomplishments
-Full time Instructor, William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ. CISE 414, Methods in Creative Arts, graduate course, CIEE 325, Arts and Creativity. CMAT 675, Arts and Creativity, Instructor of CISE 415 Technology in the Classroom.  Academic Advisor, William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ  Undergraduate advisor for eighty students.
-Adjunct Instructor, Kean University, Union, NJ, Fine Arts Department, 2003-2006  FA2900, Field Experience in Multicultural Art Education Settings. Observations in the K-12, multicultural art classroom.  Student Teaching Field Supervisor, Kean University, Art education field supervisor, provided site visits to NJ public schools to observe, assessed student teachers.

Art Teacher, Byram Hills / PS 133, New York City Department of Education
Armonk, NY/Brooklyn, NY — 2001-2003

Personal Assistant to CEO, Activision Inc.
New York, NY 1998-1999

Archivist, Arman Studios
Archivist to New Realist Artist Arman New York Studio
New York, NY 1996-1998
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EDUCATION

- IDSVA, Ph.D. student 2017
- Transart Institute - summer certificate,
  within MFA Program 2013
- New York University, NY, MA Studio
  Art 2013
- Columbia University, NY, MA Art / Art
  Education 2001
- Rutgers University, NJ, BFA Fine Arts
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SKILLS

Microsoft Windows: Word, Excel, Photoshop, SIS, Banner. Some IMovie, Some audio programs. PC and Mac literate.  Teaching, Administration, Programming, Liaison, Partnerships, Art, Photographing and Videoing events, Events
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FREELANCE

Executive Assistant/Office Manager, Company X Media, New York, NY
Assisted Director with all administrative duties, scheduling travel, billing, handled deliveries.
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INTERNSHIPS

Wenner Media, Rolling Stone Magazine, Production Department
New York, NY
Valiant Comics, New York, NY
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SELECTED EXHIBITIONS / RESIDENCIES / ARTIST TALKS

kulturspace Berlin
*Solo Exhibition: North To South Berliner Voices, My Corner. Norden Nach Süden, Berliner Stimmen: Meine Ecke (during Berlin Art Week), Art Film/Video Exhibition
Berlin, September 16-18 2016

Dante Alighieri Society
Artist Talk
Berlin, April 2016

Berlin Collective
Artist in Residence
Berlin, Germany, January to June 2016

National Academy Museum
Exhibition: National Academy Studio Abroad Exhibition
New York, NY, October 4th, 2015

Curator: Maurizio Pellegrin

National Academy Museum and Art School
Artist Residency and Scholarship award winner
Venice, Tuscany, Lake Cuomo, Rome, July 2015

Scuola Internazionale di Grafica
Artist in Residence
Venice, Italy, July 2015

IDSVA
Visual Art / Philosophy Residency
Berlin, Germany, Venice, Italy, Istanbul, Turkey, June 2015

AW Asia Gallery
Exhibition: Artist/Philosopher,
New York, NY 10001 USA
January 2015
Curator: Rowynn Dumont and Taliesin Thomas

IDSVA
Visual Art / Philosophy Residency
New York, NY, USA, January 2015

Scuola Internazionale di Grafica
*Solo Exhibition, The Republic Book X: A Critique of Judgement.
Venice, Italy, September 2014

IDSVA
Visual Art / Philosophy Residency
Rome, Tuscany, Italy, Paris France, June and July 2014

CityArts
International Peace Mural/Mosaic
Große Hamburgerstraße 25, Berlin, Septmeber 2013
Permanent Public Exhibition

Transart Institute
Visual Arts Residency
Supermarkt, Berlin, Germany, 2013

Arts@Renaissance
Winner Summer Visual Arts Studio Residency 2013
Brooklyn, NY, USA, May 2013 – August 2013

GrimMuseum
Exhibition: Works
Berlin, Germany, August 2012
Curator: David Darts

Time Square
Exhibition: Art Takes Time Square Project
New York, NY, USA
Curator: Chashama / Artists Wanted 2012

Like the Spice Gallery
Exhibition: Gallery Night, Burma Education
Williamsburg, Brooklyn 2011
Curator: Katie Drantz

Des ateliers gratuits au Centre Social David Douillet
* Solo Exhibition, New York / L’Isle D Abeau
Group Exhibition various locations, L’Isle D Abeau, France
Curator: Benn – Kitchenlab 2011

Coemeterium Campiello San Giovanni Evangelista
Exhibition: Works
San Polo 2454, Venezia, Italia 2011
Curator: Maurizo Pellegrin

Rose Live Music Space
* Solo Exhibition, L. Brown
345 Grand Street, Brooklyn, NY 2011 Curator: Alawa Guerraiche
Fondazione Bevilacqua La Masa - Palazzetto Tito

Exhibition: Twenty2,
Dorsoduro, Venezia, Italia 2826 2010
Curator: Maurizo Pellegrin, Dr. Gianni Sirch

Various art education exhibitions, curating community and student works 2001-10

MA Senior Thesis Exhibition, Columbia University New York, NY 2001 Curator: Judith Burton, Ph.D.
BFA Senior Thesis Exhibition, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University New Brunswick, NJ
Curator: Judith Brodsky

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
bbk berlin e.V. berufsverband bildender künstler berlin, Berlin Collective, NAEA, InSEA, NYFA, NYSATA, CAA, SECAC

TRAVEL / FOREIGN LANGUAGE

2016-17, Living between Berlin, Germany and New York, NY

2014-17, PhD studies in aesthetic philosophy and art theory with topological studies taking place in in Berlin, Venice, Istanbul, New York City.  National Academy arts residency, Venice, Tuscany, Lake Cuomo, Rome, Italy

2014, PhD studies in philosophy and visual arts in Tuscany,Italy 2014, Fellowship in Scuola Internazionale di Grafica, Venice, Italy

2014,resided in Berlin, Germany for two months for art research, museum and gallery visits and work visa

2014, Traveled to Lyon, France L’Isle DAbeau

2013, Transart Institute Summer Residency, MFA/Certificate program study in Berlin, Germany 2013, Traveled to Lyon, France L’Isle DAbeau

2013, Traveled to Montpellier, France

2013, Traveled to Berlin, Germany to visit, create artwork, photo project 2013, Traveled to Lepzig, Germany to visit artists residency at Leipziger Baumwollspinnerei

2012, Studied studio art in Berlin, Germany, summer program through New York University study abroad MA Studio Artprogram. 2010 - 2012, studied studio art in Venice, Italy summer program through New York University study abroad MA Studio Art program.

Native English, conversational Spanish, some Italian, some German and French