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Carol Bajen-Gahm

www.BajenGahm.com

cbajen_gahm45@hotmail.com

781-869-0038

62 Lower Street Torbay, NL A1K 1B3 Canada 95 Jackson Street Cambridge, MA 02140 USA EDUCATION University of Massachusetts/Amherst: Master’s Degree, ESL, 2002. University of Massachusetts/Amherst: Master’s Degree, jazz composition: interdisciplinary degree including graduate courses from both music and art departments, culminating in a multimedia installation and exhibit at Herter Gallery,1997. Boston University, BA degree, music & philosophy 1964. SOLO EXHIBITIONS Vestiges, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s Newfoundland, November, 2013. Notes from the Interior: One Financial Plaza & NAI Plotkin present Carol Bajen-Gahm, Springfield, MA 2010. Shifts in Balance, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, 2008. Inner Landscapes, Burnett Gallery, Amherst, MA, 2002. Wounding Wording Weaving, Interdisciplinary multimedia installation, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts/ Amherst, 1997. TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS FORCES & artifacts, THE LAST PICTURE SHOW, The Gallery at R&F, Kingston, NY Nov. 5 – Jan 15, 2016-2017. GROUP EXHIBITIONS Winter Works, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA, December 2015. 30 + 1, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, December 2015. Paper, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, June 2015. Seven Exhibition, Castle Hill Center for the Arts, 7th Annual International Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, MA, June 2013. 10th Anniversary Exhibit, A3 Gallery, Amherst, MA, January 2012. From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, December 2011. She Traces, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, October 2011. Atlanticus, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, summer 2011. From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, December 2010. Media Mix, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA March 2010. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2009. Time & Place, Third Annual Juried Exhibition, Sir Wilfred Grenfell Art Gallery, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, 2009. Out of the Studio, Zea Mays Printmaking Studio, Florence, MA, 2009. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2008. Strength in Color, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, 2008. Enigmatic Abstraction, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, 2007. Out of the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John's, NL, 2007. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October, 2007. Arts in Harmony, Elk River Art Center, MN, 2007. Works on Paper, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA, 2007. Visions in Tune, Agora Gallery, New York, NY, 2006. Abstraction and Landscape, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, 2006. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2005. Light-Stream, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, 2005. Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s NL 2004. New Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s, NL 2003. Time Pieces, Barnes Gallery, Leverett, MA, 2003. Small Wonders, Gallery A3, Amherst, MA, 2002. Reactions: Collective voice in response to the tragedy of 9/11. Exit Art, NewYork, NY, 2002, moved to the Library of Congress, Washington, DC, 2003. New Members Show, Gallery A3, Amherst, MA, 2002. Beyond Our Vision, Bemidjii Community Art Center, Bemidjii, MN,2001. One Hundred Sacred Visions, Payerbach, Austria, 2000. Recent paintings and assemblages, Carol Bajen-Gahm & DeAnna McConnell, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts/Amherst, MA, 1997. Leverett Arts & Crafts Show, Barnes Gallery, Leverett, MA 1996. Joining Forces: Flowers and Art, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1996. New Works, Carol Bajen-Gahm & Delores Dunning, Harvard University Gutman Library, Cambridge, MA, 1995. Concord Artists Collaborative Multimedia Exhibition, Concord, MA 1981. Kenneth Taylor Gallery, Nantucket, MA ,1978. Main Street Gallery, Nantucket, MA, 1978. COLLECTIONS NAI Plotkin, One Financial Plaza, Springfield, MA. Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton, MA. James Baird Gallery, Pouch Cove, Newfoundland. ARTIST RESIDENCIES Odysseys Costa Rica, San Ramón, Costa Rica, January 2016 Two Rooms Residency, Duntara, Newfoundlnd, September 2016 Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, Westport Island, ME, 2006. Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, 2006. Julia and David White Artists’ Colony, Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica. 2005. Dorland Mountain Arts Center, Temecula, CA, 2003. Pouch Cove, Newfoundland, painting residency, 2002. ARTIST TALKS Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, Westport Island, ME, Artist talk, 2006. Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, Artist slide talk, 2006. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA, Slide lecture, The Lively Arts, 1997. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA, Artist talk, Herter Gallery, 1997. TEACHING R&F Paints, Kingston, NY: Instructor at large. Present encaustic and pigment stick workshops in Newfoundland, 2009-2013. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA: The Lively Arts, Undergraduate course covering art, photography, dance, music & theater.1995-2002. Chosun University, Kwang ju Institute for Science & Technology, Kwang-ju, South Korea. Taught undergraduate and graduate students English as a Second Language, 1998 – 1999. AWARDS AND HONORS Wording, Wounding, Weaving Installation incorporated into curriculum for MU 150,The Lively Arts, University of Amherst, 1997 GRANTS Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, stipend for attendance, 2006. Joan Mitchell Grant, for attendance, Santa Fe Art Institute, 2006. UMASS Arts Council Grant, University of Massachusetts,/Amherst, for Wording, Wounding, Weaving, 1997. SACEF Grant, University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst MA, for Wording, Wounding Weaving, 1997. Joan Blackmer Grant, to accompany and aid photographer and writer in the cataloging, cleaning and evaluation of paintings of modernist painter and Jungian analyst, Barbara Hannah in Zürich, Switzerland, 1989. PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Member, New England Wax, 2013 - 2014. Board member, VANL, Visual Artists of Newfoundland & Labrador, 2010-2013. Faculty Council, Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton, MA, 2000 - 2003. Docent, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA 1988-1990. Founding Board Member, Emerson Umbrella, Concord, MA, building & association for artists’ spaces, 1982-1983. Member, Concord Artist’s Collaborative, Concord, MA 1980-1983. Board member, Concord Area Music School Association (CAMSA), 1977-1980. ART RELATED EMPLOYMENT Concord Art Association, Concord, MA. Administrative Assistant. Preparation of gallery for shows, hanging of exhibits. Handled bulk mailing,correspondence. 1980-1982. PUBLICATIONS, INTERVIEWS There and Not There, Joan Sullivan, The Telegram, St. John’s, NL, November 2013. Experience Painting, John Howell White, Davis Publications Inc, Worcester, MA, September, 2013, image chosen for publication in high school textbook. Time & Place, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, catalogue, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, 2009. ARTisSpectrum, The Chelsea Perspective, article, Vol. 19, New York, NY, May, 2008. Fascinating Studies in Layered Media, Joan Sullivan, The Telegram, St. John’s, NL, June 2006. Gallery Profile, Stephanie Porter, The Independent, St. John‘s, NL, June 2005. The Gallery, Carol Bajen-Gahm, Stephanie Porter, The Sunday Independent, St. John’s, NL, August 2004 . Artist’s Journey Overseas Provides Inspiration for Art, Nina Bander, Art Scene, The Recorder, Greenfield, MA September 2002. BROADCAST MEDIA Citywide, WNYU 89.1 fm, interview with Arash Afgahi, New York, NY, November 2007. NTV Evening News,with Angela Antle, St. John’s, Newfoundland, April 2006. GALLERY REPRESENTATION Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.
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62 Lower Street Torbay, NL A1K 1B3 Canada 95 Jackson Street Cambridge, MA 02140 USA EDUCATION University of Massachusetts/Amherst: Master’s Degree, ESL, 2002. University of Massachusetts/Amherst: Master’s Degree, jazz composition: interdisciplinary degree including graduate courses from both music and art departments, culminating in a multimedia installation and exhibit at Herter Gallery,1997. Boston University, BA degree, music & philosophy 1964. SOLO EXHIBITIONS Vestiges, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s Newfoundland, November, 2013. Notes from the Interior: One Financial Plaza & NAI Plotkin present Carol Bajen-Gahm, Springfield, MA 2010. Shifts in Balance, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, 2008. Inner Landscapes, Burnett Gallery, Amherst, MA, 2002. Wounding Wording Weaving, Interdisciplinary multimedia installation, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts/ Amherst, 1997. TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS FORCES & artifacts, THE LAST PICTURE SHOW, The Gallery at R&F, Kingston, NY Nov. 5 – Jan 15, 2016-2017. GROUP EXHIBITIONS Winter Works, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA, December 2015. 30 + 1, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, December 2015. Paper, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, June 2015. Seven Exhibition, Castle Hill Center for the Arts, 7th Annual International Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, MA, June 2013. 10th Anniversary Exhibit, A3 Gallery, Amherst, MA, January 2012. From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, December 2011. She Traces, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, October 2011. Atlanticus, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, summer 2011. From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, December 2010. Media Mix, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA March 2010. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2009. Time & Place, Third Annual Juried Exhibition, Sir Wilfred Grenfell Art Gallery, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, 2009. Out of the Studio, Zea Mays Printmaking Studio, Florence, MA, 2009. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2008. Strength in Color, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, 2008. Enigmatic Abstraction, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, 2007. Out of the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John's, NL, 2007. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October, 2007. Arts in Harmony, Elk River Art Center, MN, 2007. Works on Paper, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA, 2007. Visions in Tune, Agora Gallery, New York, NY, 2006. Abstraction and Landscape, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, 2006. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2005. Light-Stream, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, 2005. Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s NL 2004. New Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s, NL 2003. Time Pieces, Barnes Gallery, Leverett, MA, 2003. Small Wonders, Gallery A3, Amherst, MA, 2002. Reactions: Collective voice in response to the tragedy of 9/11. Exit Art, NewYork, NY, 2002, moved to the Library of Congress, Washington, DC, 2003. New Members Show, Gallery A3, Amherst, MA, 2002. Beyond Our Vision, Bemidjii Community Art Center, Bemidjii, MN,2001. One Hundred Sacred Visions, Payerbach, Austria, 2000. Recent paintings and assemblages, Carol Bajen-Gahm & DeAnna McConnell, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts/Amherst, MA, 1997. Leverett Arts & Crafts Show, Barnes Gallery, Leverett, MA 1996. Joining Forces: Flowers and Art, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1996. New Works, Carol Bajen-Gahm & Delores Dunning, Harvard University Gutman Library, Cambridge, MA, 1995. Concord Artists Collaborative Multimedia Exhibition, Concord, MA 1981. Kenneth Taylor Gallery, Nantucket, MA ,1978. Main Street Gallery, Nantucket, MA, 1978. COLLECTIONS NAI Plotkin, One Financial Plaza, Springfield, MA. Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton, MA. James Baird Gallery, Pouch Cove, Newfoundland. ARTIST RESIDENCIES Odysseys Costa Rica, San Ramón, Costa Rica, January 2016 Two Rooms Residency, Duntara, Newfoundlnd, September 2016 Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, Westport Island, ME, 2006. Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, 2006. Julia and David White Artists’ Colony, Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica. 2005. Dorland Mountain Arts Center, Temecula, CA, 2003. Pouch Cove, Newfoundland, painting residency, 2002. ARTIST TALKS Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, Westport Island, ME, Artist talk, 2006. Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, Artist slide talk, 2006. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA, Slide lecture, The Lively Arts, 1997. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA, Artist talk, Herter Gallery, 1997. TEACHING R&F Paints, Kingston, NY: Instructor at large. Present encaustic and pigment stick workshops in Newfoundland, 2009-2013. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA: The Lively Arts, Undergraduate course covering art, photography, dance, music & theater.1995-2002. Chosun University, Kwang ju Institute for Science & Technology, Kwang-ju, South Korea. Taught undergraduate and graduate students English as a Second Language, 1998 – 1999. AWARDS AND HONORS Wording, Wounding, Weaving Installation incorporated into curriculum for MU 150,The Lively Arts, University of Amherst, 1997 GRANTS Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, stipend for attendance, 2006. Joan Mitchell Grant, for attendance, Santa Fe Art Institute, 2006. UMASS Arts Council Grant, University of Massachusetts,/Amherst, for Wording, Wounding, Weaving, 1997. SACEF Grant, University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst MA, for Wording, Wounding Weaving, 1997. Joan Blackmer Grant, to accompany and aid photographer and writer in the cataloging, cleaning and evaluation of paintings of modernist painter and Jungian analyst, Barbara Hannah in Zürich, Switzerland, 1989. PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Member, New England Wax, 2013 - 2014. Board member, VANL, Visual Artists of Newfoundland & Labrador, 2010-2013. Faculty Council, Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton, MA, 2000 - 2003. Docent, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA 1988-1990. Founding Board Member, Emerson Umbrella, Concord, MA, building & association for artists’ spaces, 1982-1983. Member, Concord Artist’s Collaborative, Concord, MA 1980-1983. Board member, Concord Area Music School Association (CAMSA), 1977-1980. ART RELATED EMPLOYMENT Concord Art Association, Concord, MA. Administrative Assistant. Preparation of gallery for shows, hanging of exhibits. Handled bulk mailing,correspondence. 1980-1982. PUBLICATIONS, INTERVIEWS There and Not There, Joan Sullivan, The Telegram, St. John’s, NL, November 2013. Experience Painting, John Howell White, Davis Publications Inc, Worcester, MA, September, 2013, image chosen for publication in high school textbook. Time & Place, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, catalogue, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, 2009. ARTisSpectrum, The Chelsea Perspective, article, Vol. 19, New York, NY, May, 2008. Fascinating Studies in Layered Media, Joan Sullivan, The Telegram, St. John’s, NL, June 2006. Gallery Profile, Stephanie Porter, The Independent, St. John‘s, NL, June 2005. The Gallery, Carol Bajen-Gahm, Stephanie Porter, The Sunday Independent, St. John’s, NL, August 2004 . Artist’s Journey Overseas Provides Inspiration for Art, Nina Bander, Art Scene, The Recorder, Greenfield, MA September 2002. BROADCAST MEDIA Citywide, WNYU 89.1 fm, interview with Arash Afgahi, New York, NY, November 2007. NTV Evening News,with Angela Antle, St. John’s, Newfoundland, April 2006. GALLERY REPRESENTATION Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.
resumé 62 Lower Street Torbay, NL A1K 1B3 Canada 95 Jackson Street Cambridge, MA 02140 USA EDUCATION University of Massachusetts/Amherst: Master’s Degree, ESL, 2002. University of Massachusetts/Amherst: Master’s Degree, jazz composition: interdisciplinary degree including graduate courses from both music and art departments, culminating in a multimedia installation and exhibit at Herter Gallery,1997. Boston University, BA degree, music & philosophy 1964. SOLO EXHIBITIONS Vestiges, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s Newfoundland, November, 2013. Notes from the Interior: One Financial Plaza & NAI Plotkin present Carol Bajen-Gahm, Springfield, MA 2010. Shifts in Balance, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, 2008. Inner Landscapes, Burnett Gallery, Amherst, MA, 2002. Wounding Wording Weaving, Interdisciplinary multimedia installation, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts/ Amherst, 1997. TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS FORCES & artifacts, THE LAST PICTURE SHOW, The Gallery at R&F, Kingston, NY Nov. 5 – Jan 15, 2016-2017. GROUP EXHIBITIONS Winter Works, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA, December 2015. 30 + 1, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, December 2015. Paper, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, June 2015. Seven Exhibition, Castle Hill Center for the Arts, 7th Annual International Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, MA, June 2013. 10th Anniversary Exhibit, A3 Gallery, Amherst, MA, January 2012. From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, December 2011. She Traces, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, October 2011. Atlanticus, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, summer 2011. From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, December 2010. Media Mix, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA March 2010. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2009. Time & Place, Third Annual Juried Exhibition, Sir Wilfred Grenfell Art Gallery, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, 2009. Out of the Studio, Zea Mays Printmaking Studio, Florence, MA, 2009. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2008. Strength in Color, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, 2008. Enigmatic Abstraction, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, 2007. Out of the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John's, NL, 2007. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October, 2007. Arts in Harmony, Elk River Art Center, MN, 2007. Works on Paper, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA, 2007. Visions in Tune, Agora Gallery, New York, NY, 2006. Abstraction and Landscape, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, 2006. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2005. Light-Stream, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, 2005. Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s NL 2004. New Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s, NL 2003. Time Pieces, Barnes Gallery, Leverett, MA, 2003. Small Wonders, Gallery A3, Amherst, MA, 2002. Reactions: Collective voice in response to the tragedy of 9/11. Exit Art, NewYork, NY, 2002, moved to the Library of Congress, Washington, DC, 2003. New Members Show, Gallery A3, Amherst, MA, 2002. Beyond Our Vision, Bemidjii Community Art Center, Bemidjii, MN,2001. One Hundred Sacred Visions, Payerbach, Austria, 2000. Recent paintings and assemblages, Carol Bajen-Gahm & DeAnna McConnell, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts/Amherst, MA, 1997. Leverett Arts & Crafts Show, Barnes Gallery, Leverett, MA 1996. Joining Forces: Flowers and Art, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1996. New Works, Carol Bajen-Gahm & Delores Dunning, Harvard University Gutman Library, Cambridge, MA, 1995. Concord Artists Collaborative Multimedia Exhibition, Concord, MA 1981. Kenneth Taylor Gallery, Nantucket, MA ,1978. Main Street Gallery, Nantucket, MA, 1978. COLLECTIONS NAI Plotkin, One Financial Plaza, Springfield, MA. Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton, MA. James Baird Gallery, Pouch Cove, Newfoundland. ARTIST RESIDENCIES Odysseys Costa Rica, San Ramón, Costa Rica, January 2016 Two Rooms Residency, Duntara, Newfoundlnd, September 2016 Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, Westport Island, ME, 2006. Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, 2006. Julia and David White Artists’ Colony, Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica. 2005. Dorland Mountain Arts Center, Temecula, CA, 2003. Pouch Cove, Newfoundland, painting residency, 2002. ARTIST TALKS Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, Westport Island, ME, Artist talk, 2006. Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, Artist slide talk, 2006. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA, Slide lecture, The Lively Arts, 1997. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA, Artist talk, Herter Gallery, 1997. TEACHING R&F Paints, Kingston, NY: Instructor at large. Present encaustic and pigment stick workshops in Newfoundland, 2009-2013. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA: The Lively Arts, Undergraduate course covering art, photography, dance, music & theater.1995-2002. Chosun University, Kwang ju Institute for Science & Technology, Kwang-ju, South Korea. Taught undergraduate and graduate students English as a Second Language, 1998 – 1999. AWARDS AND HONORS Wording, Wounding, Weaving Installation incorporated into curriculum for MU 150,The Lively Arts, University of Amherst, 1997 GRANTS Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, stipend for attendance, 2006. Joan Mitchell Grant, for attendance, Santa Fe Art Institute, 2006. UMASS Arts Council Grant, University of Massachusetts,/Amherst, for Wording, Wounding, Weaving, 1997. SACEF Grant, University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst MA, for Wording, Wounding Weaving, 1997. Joan Blackmer Grant, to accompany and aid photographer and writer in the cataloging, cleaning and evaluation of paintings of modernist painter and Jungian analyst, Barbara Hannah in Zürich, Switzerland, 1989. PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Member, New England Wax, 2013 - 2014. Board member, VANL, Visual Artists of Newfoundland & Labrador, 2010-2013. Faculty Council, Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton, MA, 2000 - 2003. Docent, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA 1988-1990. Founding Board Member, Emerson Umbrella, Concord, MA, building & association for artists’ spaces, 1982-1983. Member, Concord Artist’s Collaborative, Concord, MA 1980-1983. Board member, Concord Area Music School Association (CAMSA), 1977-1980. ART RELATED EMPLOYMENT Concord Art Association, Concord, MA. Administrative Assistant. Preparation of gallery for shows, hanging of exhibits. Handled bulk mailing,correspondence. 1980-1982. PUBLICATIONS, INTERVIEWS There and Not There, Joan Sullivan, The Telegram, St. John’s, NL, November 2013. Experience Painting, John Howell White, Davis Publications Inc, Worcester, MA, September, 2013, image chosen for publication in high school textbook. Time & Place, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, catalogue, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, 2009. ARTisSpectrum, The Chelsea Perspective, article, Vol. 19, New York, NY, May, 2008. Fascinating Studies in Layered Media, Joan Sullivan, The Telegram, St. John’s, NL, June 2006. Gallery Profile, Stephanie Porter, The Independent, St. John‘s, NL, June 2005. The Gallery, Carol Bajen-Gahm, Stephanie Porter, The Sunday Independent, St. John’s, NL, August 2004 . Artist’s Journey Overseas Provides Inspiration for Art, Nina Bander, Art Scene, The Recorder, Greenfield, MA September 2002. BROADCAST MEDIA Citywide, WNYU 89.1 fm, interview with Arash Afgahi, New York, NY, November 2007. NTV Evening News,with Angela Antle, St. John’s, Newfoundland, April 2006. GALLERY REPRESENTATION Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.
resumé 62 Lower Street Torbay, NL A1K 1B3 Canada 95 Jackson Street Cambridge, MA 02140 USA EDUCATION University of Massachusetts/Amherst: Master’s Degree, ESL, 2002. University of Massachusetts/Amherst: Master’s Degree, jazz composition: interdisciplinary degree including graduate courses from both music and art departments, culminating in a multimedia installation and exhibit at Herter Gallery,1997. Boston University, BA degree, music & philosophy 1964. SOLO EXHIBITIONS Vestiges, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s Newfoundland, November, 2013. Notes from the Interior: One Financial Plaza & NAI Plotkin present Carol Bajen-Gahm, Springfield, MA 2010. Shifts in Balance, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, 2008. Inner Landscapes, Burnett Gallery, Amherst, MA, 2002. Wounding Wording Weaving, Interdisciplinary multimedia installation, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts/ Amherst, 1997. TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS FORCES & artifacts, THE LAST PICTURE SHOW, The Gallery at R&F, Kingston, NY Nov. 5 – Jan 15, 2016-2017. GROUP EXHIBITIONS Winter Works, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA, December 2015. 30 + 1, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, December 2015. Paper, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, June 2015. Seven Exhibition, Castle Hill Center for the Arts, 7th Annual International Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, MA, June 2013. 10th Anniversary Exhibit, A3 Gallery, Amherst, MA, January 2012. From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, December 2011. She Traces, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, October 2011. Atlanticus, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, summer 2011. From the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, December 2010. Media Mix, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA March 2010. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2009. Time & Place, Third Annual Juried Exhibition, Sir Wilfred Grenfell Art Gallery, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, 2009. Out of the Studio, Zea Mays Printmaking Studio, Florence, MA, 2009. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2008. Strength in Color, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, 2008. Enigmatic Abstraction, Agora Gallery, Chelsea, NY, 2007. Out of the Studio, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John's, NL, 2007. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October, 2007. Arts in Harmony, Elk River Art Center, MN, 2007. Works on Paper, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA, 2007. Visions in Tune, Agora Gallery, New York, NY, 2006. Abstraction and Landscape, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, 2006. Toronto Art Fair, represented by Christina Parker Gallery, October 2005. Light-Stream, Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, NL, 2005. Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s NL 2004. New Members Show, Eastern Edge Gallery, St. John’s, NL 2003. Time Pieces, Barnes Gallery, Leverett, MA, 2003. Small Wonders, Gallery A3, Amherst, MA, 2002. Reactions: Collective voice in response to the tragedy of 9/11. Exit Art, NewYork, NY, 2002, moved to the Library of Congress, Washington, DC, 2003. New Members Show, Gallery A3, Amherst, MA, 2002. Beyond Our Vision, Bemidjii Community Art Center, Bemidjii, MN,2001. One Hundred Sacred Visions, Payerbach, Austria, 2000. Recent paintings and assemblages, Carol Bajen-Gahm & DeAnna McConnell, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts/Amherst, MA, 1997. Leverett Arts & Crafts Show, Barnes Gallery, Leverett, MA 1996. Joining Forces: Flowers and Art, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1996. New Works, Carol Bajen-Gahm & Delores Dunning, Harvard University Gutman Library, Cambridge, MA, 1995. Concord Artists Collaborative Multimedia Exhibition, Concord, MA 1981. Kenneth Taylor Gallery, Nantucket, MA ,1978. Main Street Gallery, Nantucket, MA, 1978. COLLECTIONS NAI Plotkin, One Financial Plaza, Springfield, MA. Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton, MA. James Baird Gallery, Pouch Cove, Newfoundland. ARTIST RESIDENCIES Odysseys Costa Rica, San Ramón, Costa Rica, January 2016 Two Rooms Residency, Duntara, Newfoundlnd, September 2016 Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, Westport Island, ME, 2006. Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, 2006. Julia and David White Artists’ Colony, Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica. 2005. Dorland Mountain Arts Center, Temecula, CA, 2003. Pouch Cove, Newfoundland, painting residency, 2002. ARTIST TALKS Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, Westport Island, ME, Artist talk, 2006. Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM, Artist slide talk, 2006. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA, Slide lecture, The Lively Arts, 1997. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA, Artist talk, Herter Gallery, 1997. TEACHING R&F Paints, Kingston, NY: Instructor at large. Present encaustic and pigment stick workshops in Newfoundland, 2009-2013. University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst, MA: The Lively Arts, Undergraduate course covering art, photography, dance, music & theater.1995-2002. Chosun University, Kwang ju Institute for Science & Technology, Kwang-ju, South Korea. Taught undergraduate and graduate students English as a Second Language, 1998 – 1999. AWARDS AND HONORS Wording, Wounding, Weaving Installation incorporated into curriculum for MU 150,The Lively Arts, University of Amherst, 1997 GRANTS Robert P. MacNamara Artist’s Residency, stipend for attendance, 2006. Joan Mitchell Grant, for attendance, Santa Fe Art Institute, 2006. UMASS Arts Council Grant, University of Massachusetts,/Amherst, for Wording, Wounding, Weaving, 1997. SACEF Grant, University of Massachusetts/Amherst, Amherst MA, for Wording, Wounding Weaving, 1997. Joan Blackmer Grant, to accompany and aid photographer and writer in the cataloging, cleaning and evaluation of paintings of modernist painter and Jungian analyst, Barbara Hannah in Zürich, Switzerland, 1989. PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS Member, New England Wax, 2013 - 2014. Board member, VANL, Visual Artists of Newfoundland & Labrador, 2010-2013. Faculty Council, Northampton Community Music Center, Northampton, MA, 2000 - 2003. Docent, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA 1988-1990. Founding Board Member, Emerson Umbrella, Concord, MA, building & association for artists’ spaces, 1982-1983. Member, Concord Artist’s Collaborative, Concord, MA 1980-1983. Board member, Concord Area Music School Association (CAMSA), 1977-1980. ART RELATED EMPLOYMENT Concord Art Association, Concord, MA. Administrative Assistant. Preparation of gallery for shows, hanging of exhibits. Handled bulk mailing,correspondence. 1980-1982. PUBLICATIONS, INTERVIEWS There and Not There, Joan Sullivan, The Telegram, St. John’s, NL, November 2013. Experience Painting, John Howell White, Davis Publications Inc, Worcester, MA, September, 2013, image chosen for publication in high school textbook. Time & Place, Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery, catalogue, Corner Brook, Newfoundland, 2009. ARTisSpectrum, The Chelsea Perspective, article, Vol. 19, New York, NY, May, 2008. Fascinating Studies in Layered Media, Joan Sullivan, The Telegram, St. John’s, NL, June 2006. Gallery Profile, Stephanie Porter, The Independent, St. John‘s, NL, June 2005. The Gallery, Carol Bajen-Gahm, Stephanie Porter, The Sunday Independent, St. John’s, NL, August 2004 . Artist’s Journey Overseas Provides Inspiration for Art, Nina Bander, Art Scene, The Recorder, Greenfield, MA September 2002. BROADCAST MEDIA Citywide, WNYU 89.1 fm, interview with Arash Afgahi, New York, NY, November 2007. NTV Evening News,with Angela Antle, St. John’s, Newfoundland, April 2006. GALLERY REPRESENTATION Christina Parker Gallery, St. John’s, Newfoundland, Canada.