RESUME

Education

M.F.A. Studio Art Towson University
B.A. Art Anna Maria College

Areas of Specialization:

Catonsville Community College, Computer Graphics
University of Minnesota, Morris MN, Advanced study in watercolor

Professional Experience

Collegiate Adjunct Professor
University of Maryland University College (UMUC)
Adelphi, Maryland
2000 – Current

Major Adjunct Instructor
Howard Community College
Columbia, Maryland
2000 - Current

Adjunct Instructor
Prince George's Community College
Largo, Maryland
Current

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Exhibition Record

2013 
“Nature/Nurture”, Works by Joan Bevelaqua, Myungsook Ryu Kim, and Sara Wagner. Korean Cultural Center, Embassy of the Republic of Korea, Washington DC

2012
“Beginnings”, Works by Joan Bevelaqua, Nancy Linden and John Brandon Sills. The Meeting House Gallery, Columbia MD

2011
Rudimentary, A Post-Mastery Return to Fundamentals, Faculty Art Invitational Exhibition 2011, University of Maryland University College (UMUC) Adelphi, MD
                       
2010
Faculty Art Exhibit, UMUC, Adelphi, MD

2009
The Richard Talkin Collection Exhibition, Howard Community College (HCC) Columbia, MD

2008
Trajectories; Paintings by Joan Bevelaqua and Andrew Wodzianski, Montgomery College, Takoma Park, MD

“ART MD 2008”, Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, MD

2007
“Joan Bevelaqua: Black Dresses and Other Paintings”, The Gallery in the Scott Center, Carroll Community College, Westminster, MD

2006               
“ART. MD 2006”, juror Dr. Gary Vikan, Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, MD.

BWS Mid-Atlantic Regional Juried Exhibition. Strathmore Hall, Bethesda, MD

“Virtues and Vices”,  Group Invitational. Howard County Center for the Arts. Ellicott City, MD.

2005 
“ART HOCO 05”, Biennial Multi-media Exhibit. Howard County Center for the Arts. Ellicott City, MD

“Off the Rack: Not-So-Ready-To-Wear Art”, Carroll County Arts, Westminster, MD
                       
2004 
“The Dressmaker”, One Person Show in the Homestead Gallery, The Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth, DE

“Recent Work by Joan Bevelaqua and Joe Kabriel”, Howard Community College (HCC), Columbia, MD

2003 
 “A Room With A View, Interiors”, Paper Rock Scissors Gallery. Baltimore, MD

“Woman In The New Millennium”-The Artist’s Perspective, Seton Hall University, South Orange Village, NJ

“Mid-Atlantic Watercolor Show” Cade Center Fine Arts Gallery Anne Arundel Community College. Juror Ross Merrill, Anne Arundel, MD

2002               
“Mid-Atlantic Drawing Exhibition”, The Delaplaine Visual Arts Center Frederick MD  

2001               
“American Landscapes”, National. Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD
           
“Art on Paper” works by Joan Bevelaqua, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD

2000
"Masters of Fine Art Thesis Exhibit”, Towson University, Towson, MD

“Well’s Creek Survey 2000”, Frostburg, MD

1999               
“Panorama, A Landscape Invitational”, Columbia Art Center, Columbia, MD

“One Person Show”, The Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA

1998               
“The George Meany Center for Labor Studies”, Silver Spring, MD 
                                                                                               
1997               
“HOCO 97”, Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, MD                                                                                                                                 
                       
“ART MD 97”, Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, MD     

1996               
“HOCO 96”, Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, MD

“One Person Show” Columbia Art Center, Columbia, MD
 
Tuttle Gallery, McDonough School, McDonough, MD

1994               
“One Person Show”, Howard Community College Gallery, Columbia, MD

“Art On Paper”, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD

1993               
“One Person Show”, Capitol Hill Art League Washington, DC

1992               
“One Person Show”, Capricorn Gallery, Bethesda, MD

Baltimore Watercolor Society, Mid-Atlantic Show. Baltimore, MD                        
                    
“Traditional Values”, American Artists Professional League, NYC, NY

1991               
“Art On Paper”, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD                                                         

 

 

Bibliography
Carroll County Times, Nov 8, 2007 (Maryland). Zappardino, Pam. ‘Exhibit Show Reality in Black and White”
Columbia Flyer, Dec 18, 1997 (Maryland). Giuliano, M. "Artists Teach by Example"
Columbia Flyer, Dec 4, 1997 (Maryland). Giuliano, M. "Local Talent Shines in ArtHoCo' Show"
Columbia Flyer, Oct 26, 1996 (Maryland). Giuliano, M. "Bevelaqua's Bright Watercolors"
Columbia Flyer, Nov 3, 1994 (Maryland). Giuliano, M. "Watercolors Give Style An Inside Track"
The Capital, April 1991 (Maryland). Falk. "MFA Show Displays Eclecticism"
The Daily Record, Dec 19,1989 (Maryland). Perlman. "Watermark Gallery, Ltd."

 

 

Publications & Productions
So to Speak, a feminist journal of language and art” George Mason University, spring, 2010
Little Patuxent Review, Winter 2008
Constellation, An International Literary Review. 2006 - 2007
Constellation, An International Literary Review. 2004 - 2005
Partita, a short motion picture by Mathew Gregory Bainbridge. 2005
Review of Maryland Printmakers Exhibit at Mill River Gallery, Inprint, 12/01

 

 

Conferences

Fine Arts Discipline Group meeting, Jan. 10, 2005. Howard Community College
Statewide Arts Faculty Meeting, “Recommendations of the Arts Discipline,” April 2004, Maryland College of Art and Design
Fall 2003 Global Faculty Forum Discussion #3, “UMUC and the Military: Contracts and Concepts”, December 4-9, 2003
Fall 2003 Global Faculty Forum Discussion#2 , “Energizing Successful Learning and Teaching”, October 30 - November 4, 2003

 

Exhibitions Curated

Curator/ Director, Mill River Gallery, Oella Mill, Ellicott City MD. 1999-2002
Curator/Director, The Gallery at Savage Mill, Savage MD. 1995-1998



Professional Development


“Teaching in LEO”, November 2013 UMUC
“Teaching Online at HCC”, Feb. 2012, HCC
Professional Development, CANVAS – Module 1 – 3, Jan. 2012, Howard Community College
CTL Teaching a Hybrid Class, Dec 4 – 17, 2011 UMUC
CTLA 700 Re-Visioning for Fall 2011, June 2011 UMUC
CTLA 508 How to use enhanced Conferences, Aug. 2009 UMUC
CTLA 201: Teaching with WebTycho, Jan. 2009 UMUC
Fine Arts Discipline Group meeting, Jan. 10, 2005. Howard Community College
Statewide Arts Faculty Meeting, “Recommendations of the Arts Discipline”, April 2004. Maryland College of Art and Design
Fall 2003 Global Faculty Forum Discussion #3, “UMUC and the Military: Contracts and Concepts”, December 4-9, 2003
Fall 2003 Global Faculty Forum Discussion #2, “Energizing Successful Learning and Teaching”, October 30 - November 4, 2003

 

Professional Service

Authored the modules for ARTT 110, Introduction to Drawing; ARTT 210, Intermediate Drawing; ARTT 320, Painting; and ARTT 428, Advanced Painting for UMUC.
Wrote Course Guides for ARTT 320, Painting; ARTT 110, Introduction to Drawing; ARTT 220, Color Theory; and ARTT 205, Art Appreciation at UMUC. 2011
Wrote the Online ARTT205 Art Appreciation Course for UMUC
SEGUE (Supporting Educational Goals for Undergraduate Excellence) project, developing course outcome guides and syllabus elements for a group of courses:  ARTT205, PHIL100, HUMN100, PHIL110, PHIL140, ARTT110, ARTT210, ARTT320, 2010 at UMUC  2011
Special Assessment Chair for the Authentic Assessment Project at UMUC  2009
Uniform Syllabus Project for UMUC Art Courses at UMUC 2004


Other Professional Experience

Member of the Arts Advisory Board, UMUC 2013-current
Artistic Reviewer for Howard County Arts Council Arts Scholarship Program 2009-2013
Coordinator for the UMUC Faculty and Student Art Exhibit; 2006 – 2009
Art Editor, “Constellation”, An International Literary Review, 2008
Chair of Silent Auction, Celebration of the Arts, 2001-2007
Gallery Director, Mill River Gallery, Oella Mill, Ellicott City, Maryland, 1999-2002
Gallery Director, The Galleries at Savage Mill, Savage, Maryland, 1995-1998
Commercial Artist / Graphic Designer, Litho Comb, Bethesda Maryland, 1991-1993
Artist, Art Instructor 1987-1990
Teacher, Substitute, Wrentham, Massachusetts 1984-1986
Commercial Artist, Teacher and Student, Morris, Minnesota, 1980-1983
Commercial Artist/Illustrator, Galileo Corp., Sturbridge, Massachusetts, 1979 - 1980
Art Teacher, Public Schools, K-6, Southbridge, Massachusetts 1974-1979
Graphic Artist, Bradford Man-Made, Massachusetts 1972-1975

 

 

Gallery Representation

Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, MD
Quinones Gallery, Glenwood, Maryland. www.quinonesgallery.com

 

Collections

The University of Maryland University College, Maryland Artist Collection
Painting was selected to present as a UMUC gift to the Provost Emeritus at his retirement as Provost
Richard Talkin, Maryland (Collector)
Peter and Beth Horowitz, Maryland (Collector)
Morris Range, Maryland (Collector)
R. Michelson Gallery, Northampton, Massachusetts

 

 

All Images © 2005 Joan Bevelaqua • jbevelaqua@umuc.edu