RACHEL SINGEL

434-906-5214 • singel.rachel@gmail.com

 

EDUCATION

2013                Master of Fine Arts, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2010-2012      Master of Arts, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

2011-2012       Book Arts Certificate, University of Iowa Center for the Book

2005-2009     Bachelor of Arts, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

 

AWARDS ı HONORS ı RESIDENCIES

2018                   Artist Residence / Workshop, Grafisk Experimentarium, Non-toxic printmaking workshop. Capileira, Spain
2018                   Artist in Residence, Art Print Residence, Arenys de Munt, Barcelona, Spain
2018                   Regional Artist in Residence, Bernheim Arboretum and Research Forest, Kentucky
2018                   Great Meadows Foundation Grant.  Louisville, KY
                           
Funding to attend the 2018 Southern Graphics International Council Conference
2017                   Newberry Library Center for Renaissance Studies Consortium Grant. Chicago, IL
2017                   Arts and Sciences Research and Creative Grant Award. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
2017                   Great Meadows Foundation Grant. Louisville, KY
                           
Funding to attend an Artist Residency at the Scuola Internazionale di Grafica di Venezia and the 2017 Venice Biennale
2017                   Director’s Scholarship Award. Rare Books School at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
2016                   Morgan Architectural Studies Grant. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
2015                   Intramural Research Initiation Grant. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
2015-17              Artist Residency. Scuola Internazionale di Grafica di Venezia, VE, Italy
2012-2013         Professional Development Grant, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2012                  John Anson Kittredge Fund, research grant, Cambridge, MA
2012                   Michael J. Broady Award for Faculty Excellence, purchase prize, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2011                    Work Study Scholarship, Penland School of Crafts, Penland, NC
2010-2011          Leola Bergman Scholarship, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
2009-2010        5th Year Aunspaugh Fellowship, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2015-Present    Assistant Professor. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

2014-2015         Instructor. University of Virginia Department of Art, Charlottesville, VA
                            Drawing I & Introduction to Printmaking II (Fall 2014)

2011-2013          Teaching Assistant. University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
                             
Introduction to Printmaking (Fall & Spring 2012-2013)
                             Elements of Printmaking (Spring 2012), Basic Drawing (Fall 2011)

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018   (upcoming) TBD, International Gallery of Contemporary Art. Anchorage, AK
2018   "Works In Progress," Art Print Residence, Arenys de Mar, Spain
2018   "Rachel Singel: Intaglio Prints," North Florida Community College. Madison, FL
2017   "Etchings on Handmade Paper," R.G. Endres Gallery, Prairie Village, KY
2017   "The Art and Architecture of the Jewish Ghetto in Venice, Italy," The Jewish Community Center, Louisville, KY
2016   "Recent Works," Starfangled Press, Brevard, NC
2016   "500 Years of Jewish Life in Venice," Illinois Central College. East Peoria, IL
2016    "Etchings of the Jewish Ghetto in Venice, Italy," Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venezia, Louisville, KY
2016    "Metamorphosis," Wiseman/FireHouse Gallery, Grants Pass, OR
2015    "Book Works," 700 Grove Avenue, Charlottesville, VA
2014    "Tides," Creative Framing & The Art Box, Charlottesville, VA        
2013    "Embodying Nature," Printmaking Staging Space, Iowa City, IA
2012    "The Shuckster," West Street, Charlottesville, VA
2011     'Sanded Prints," Kendall Gallery, Iowa City, IA
2010    "Vivid Journeys," End-of-Year Exhibition, Ruffin Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
2009    "June Salamagundi," 5th Year Show, Ruffin Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
2009    "Inter Esse," Distinguished Majors Senior Show, Ruffin Gallery, Charlottesville, VA
2008     "Emerging Artists," Sage Moon Gallery. Charlottesville, VA

 

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2017   "Tracing Lines," with Susanna Crum. Gallery, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
2017   "Stones from Venice," with Iza Radinsky. Sidney and Gertrude Zack Gallery, Vancouver, B

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018   (upcoming) "Encountering Environment," Impact 10 Encuentro - Exhibición de Grabado / Print Exhibition. IMPACT 10 Conference.                          Santander, Spain
2018   "Printmaking is Dead: A Portfolio Exchange of 15 Printmakers at Print Matter(s)," Dakota Gallery. Bellingham, Washington
2018   "Transmission," Prescott Art Gallery at Yavapai College in Prescott, AZ
2018    "Dream Diaries," Organized by C.J. Pressma. Pyro Gallery, Louisville, KY
2018    "The Inferno (Retelling Dore)," Osborne Family Gallery, Criss Library, University of Nebraska at Omaha. Omaha, NE  
2018    "Print Matter(s)." B Gallery, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
2018   "Cataclysm, Print is Dead." Rocky Mountain Printmaking Alliance 4th Biennale Symposium, Washington State University. Pullman,                         WA
2018   "Imagining Utopia: Blueprints for Intent and Dissent." Exchange portfolio organized by Susanna Crum for Southern Graphics Council                   Inte
rnational Conference. Las Vegas, NV
2018     Water is Another Matter. Great Lakes Research Center, Michigan Tech Campus, Houghton, MI
2018    "IMPRINT: An International Competitive Exhibition of Printmaking." Manifest Gallery. Cincinnati, OH
2018    "Impressions 2018 National Exhibition." Sarah Silberman Art Gallery. Montgomery College – Rockville Campus, Rockville, MD
2017    "5th Annual International Juried Print Exhibition." Remarque/New Grounds Print Workshop. Albuquerque, NM
2017    "Lahar Berlin #1 - Gravity." Gelegenheiten. Berlin, Germany
2017    "State of Time." Wilson Fine Arts Gallery, Georgetown College. Georgetown, KY
2017     "One Foot In The River." Lillian Davis Hogan Gallery, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Winona, MN
2017    "Open Day." Scuola Internazionale di Grafica Venezia. September 18. Venice, Italy
2017    "Transcendental Depths. Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI
2017    "Reader's Art: Control/Alt/Shift." Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN
2017    "New Recruits." Cressman Center for the Visual Arts. Louisville, KY.
2017    "Project 18: Naturall" (curated by Karen Gillenwater). Zephyr Gallery. Louisville, KY
2017    "Woven Heritage: A Juried International Exhibition." A4 Gallery in Al Serkal Arts District, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2017   "The Women Refugee Art Exhibit. Organized by League for Human Rights of B'nai Brith Canada." Offsite Coffee Bar. 867 Dundas St.                    W. Toronto, Canada
2017    "Star-Crossed Lovers" (curated by Alison Filey). Morrissey Gallery, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
2017    "On and Off/Off and On." UC Blue Ash College Art Gallery, University of Cincinnati, OH
2017    "Nasty Women." Knockdown Center. Maspeth, NY
2017    "Points of Departure: An Exhibition without Borders." John Michael Kohler Arts Center. Sheboygan, WI
2016    "Literary Innovation: A Juried National Exhibition Inspired by William Faulkner and Ernest Hemingway." Catapult Gallery. Cape                             Girardeau, MO
2016   "Metropolis & Invisible Cities." Constellation Studios, Lincoln, NE. Curator: Karen Kunc
2016    "Women Printmakers Matter," (curated by Susan Harrison). Brick Street Gallery. Louisville, KY
2016    "MAPC Print Matters/Printing Matters Juried Members' Exhibition (curated by Brian Jones). IU Southeast, New Albany, IN
2016    15th Lessedra World Art Print Annual Exhibition, Lessendra Art Gallery. Sofia, Bulgaria
2016    Camaraderie (co-curated with Kristen Necessary), Asheville Bookworks, Asheville, NC
2016    David Dunlap in the Company of Sheridan Barlett & Rachel Singel, Luise Ross Gallery, New York, NY
2016    "Water and Work, Walker Art Center," Minneapolis, MN
2016    "Shakespeare by the Book: Four Centuries of Printing, Editing, and Publishing," Harrison North Gallery, University of Virginia,                                Charlottesville, VA
2016   "The World Between: Encounters with Print, Through Print," SGCI Conference, Portland, OR
2016    "Bestiary Exchange Portfolio," Zayed University, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2016    "Abstracted Simplicity," organized by the Iowa State University Print Society, Ames, IA
2016    "Kentucky Visions at the Capitol: Fifty/50," organized by the Kentucky Arts Council, Frankfurt, KY
2015    "Ex Libris Biblioteca di Bodio Lomnagoe," Bodio Lomnago, Italy
2015    "The 19th Japan Media Art Festival," The National Art Center, Tokyo, Japan
2015   "International Mail Art Exhibition," Museum Nova Gorica, Nova Gorica, Slovenia
2015    "3rd Annual Dubuque Ink and Art Expo," Dubuque, IA
2015    "Postcard," NMSU University Art Gallery, Las Cruces, NM
2015    "ArtCards to Connect," Tama Art University, New York City, NY
2015    "Post Facto Future," Public Space One, Iowa City, IA
2015    "SAAH Past, Present, and Future," Drewelowe Gallery, Iowa City, IA
2015    "5TH Guanlan International Print Biennial," Guanlan Original Printmaking Base, Shenzhen, China
2015   "Family Art Exhibition," McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA
2015   "Gender: A Printmaking Portfolio Exchange," Morrissey Gallery, St. Ambrose University, Davenport, IA
2015   "The Visionary Workbook," Gatewood Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC
2015   "Future Folklore" (Exhibition with the Printmaker’s Left), Codex Book Arts Fair, San Francisco, CA
2014   "Ancient & Tremulous" (Exhibition organized by Ashley Williams), Denver,  CO
2014   "The World of Printmaking" (curated by June Collmer), Vinegar Hill Cafe in the Jefferson School,
             Charlottesville, VA
2014   "Spying on History with Cassanova," Carrión Gallery, Venice, Italy
2014   "Virginia Festival of the Book Members Exhibit," VA Arts of the Book Center, Charlottesville, VA
2014   "Exquisite History 3: The Visionary Workbook," Burnside Farm, Detroit, MI
2014   "Exquisite History 3: The Visionary Workbook," Lost Coast Culture Machine, Fort Bragg, CA
2014   "Exquisite History 3: The Visionary Workbook," San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
2014   "Exquisite History 3: The Visionary Workbook," Ruffin Gallery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
2013   "Exquisite History 3: The Visionary Workbook," Calvin College Center Art Gallery, Grand Rapids, MI
2013   "Cartalogo," Bicentenario at the Biblioteca Nacional de Santiago, Chile
2012   "Unfolding Structures, In the Paper Gallery, Seoul, Korea
2012   "The Big Ten," Southern Graphics Council Conference, New Orleans, LA
2011   "Contemporary Print Exhibition, Patty and Rusty Ruff Gallery, West Lafayette, IN
2011   "Reflections (Organized by Melanie Yazzie, Associate Professor of Art at University of Colorado
            Boulder), King Family Exhibition Space, Boulder, CO
2011   "Graduate Art Congress Exhibit" (Juried by Eric Asboe of Public Space ONE), The Market Dubuque Gallery, Iowa City, IA
2011   "C2D," McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA
2008   "Artivism" (Juried by John Ravenal. Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, VMFA), McGuffey Art Center, Charlottesville, VA

 

COLLECTIONS

Artist Printmaker Research Collection (AP/RC), Museum of Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX
Artist Books Collection, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Avery Architecture and Fine Arts Library, Columbia University, New York, NY
Baylor University Libraries, Waco, TX
China Printmaking Museum, Guanlan, Shenzhen
DePaul University Special Collections & Archives, Chicago, IL
Desarrollo Humano Workshop of Casa Hogar el Refugio Monterrey NL, México.
Fenwick Library, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA
Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC
Georgetown College, Georgetown, KY
Guanlan International Print Biennial, Shenzhen, China
Harrison Institute and Small Special Collections Library, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Indiana University Print Collection, Bloomington, IN
Italian Cultural Centre, Vancouver, Canada
Jewish Museum of Venice, Venice, I
John C. Hodges Library Special Collections. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
Lafayette College  Special Collections & College Archives, Easton, PA
Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections & University Archives, U of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC
Newberry Library, Chicago, IL
New Mexico Highlands University Print Collection, Las Vegas, NM
Pacific NW College of Art and Portland State University, OR
Permanent Collection Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology, Christchurch, New Zealand
Proyecto´ace Print Collection, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Pyramid Atlantic Art Center Print Collection, Silver Springs, MD
Richard F. Brush Art Gallery, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY
Scuola Internazionale di Graphica, Venice, IT
St. Ambrose University Special Collections, Davenport, IA
St. Lawrence University Print Collection, Canton, NY
Stanford University Special Collections & University Archives, Stanford, CA
Tipoteca Italiana Archives, Cornuda, IT
University of Colorado Special Collections, Boulder, CO
University of Denver  Special Collections & Archives, Denver, CO
University of Iowa Print Collection, Iowa City, IA
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
University of New Mexico Print Collection, Albuquerque, NM
University of Washington Special Collections, Seattle, WA
University of Wisconsin Special Collections, Madison, WI
Vanderbilt University Special Collections, Nashville, TN
Venice Printmaking Studio Print Collection, Venice, IT
W. van Allen Clark Library, Artist’s Book Collection, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Washington and Lee University Special Collections and Archives, Lexington, KY
Wesleyan University Special Collections, Middleton, CT
Zayed University Permanent Collection, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Zuckerman Museum of Art,  Kennesaw, GA