Resume/CV

JESUS MANUEL PIZARRO                                                                                                                                

EDUCATION

2019-21           Candidate for MFA Painting, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA.

2018-19           M.ED, Donovan Urban Teaching Scholar, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA.

2013-18           BA Art, University of Massachusetts Boston, Dorchester, MA.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2019         Teaching Assistant, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA (Courses taught: AETE 404 Creating Community, Fall 2019, FA 2D 306/406-02 Junior/Senior Painting Seminar, Spring 2020)

2018           Teacher, Boston College, UOI College Bound Program, Chestnut Hill, MA (Courses taught: (Social Justice) Policing and Violence in Communities 2018-19, (STEAM) Coding, Art, & Science Team (CAST), 2019-)

2018-19    Student Teacher Intern, Graham and Parks Alternative School, Cambridge, MA (Grade 5)

2017         Seminar Teacher, The City School Program, Dorchester, MA (Social Justice Action Through Art)

2015-17    Seminar Teacher, Trio Upward Bound Program, Boston, MA (Art)

AWARDS AND GRANTS

2018         Donovan Urban Teaching Scholarship, Dean Scholarship, Sharp Urban Teaching Scholarship, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

2016         The Sam Walker Scholarship (Art), The Ruth Savio Scholarship (Art), University of Massachusetts Boston, Dorchester, MA           

2010         Steven P. Odom, Buddy Up for Peace Scholarship, James P. Timilty Middle School, Roxbury, MA

EXHIBITIONS

2018         Two Person Exhibition, Harbor Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts Boston, Dorchester, MA (with Boston University Professor)

2018         Puerto Rico Hopeful, NEXT III Exhibition, Harbor Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts Boston, Dorchester, MA

2017         Womyn of Color, Capstone 17’ Art Show, University Hall Gallery, University of Massachusetts Boston, Dorchester, MA

2016         Collaborative Project, Poetry Painting Exhibition, Harbor Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts Boston, Dorchester, MA

2016         The Little Tigress, NEXT Exhibition, Harbor Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts Boston, Dorchester, MA

COMMISSIONS

2020 Central Square Bid, Speak Your Peace Campaign, Electrical Box. 795 Mass Ace, Cambridge, MA

2019         Private Art Commission, The Pups, Digital Painting, Boston, MA

2018         Public Art Commission, Powerful WomenAafiya Sadiq,i Large Scale Paintings (8 x 8 ft. and 8 x 4 ft.), Acrylic on Wood Panels, The City School, Dorchester, MA

PRINT MEDIA

UMass Bostons Art Journal, “The Watermark,” Vol. xxvii, (2017-18): 59. 

RADIO/TELEVISION

Aaron Hwang, College Bound Interview, A Day at College BoundBoston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, October 4, 2019.

The Converge Science Project, College Bound Interview, Broadening Participation by Middle School Students in STEM via integrating Hands-on Experiences in Science Learning, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA, (pending release date).

TRAVEL/FOREIGN LANGUAGES

Conversational in Spanish. Traveled to Puerto Rico, in 2016, and Cuba, in 2017.