RACHEL SINGEL

1456 Saint James Court, Louisville KY 40208

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

2017                   Arts and Sciences Research and Creative Grant Award. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
2017                   Great Meadows Foundation Grant. Louisville, KY
2017                   Director’s Scholarship Award. Rare Books School at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
2016                   Morgan Fund Committee. University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
2015                   Internal Research 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

2017    "Etchings on Handmade Paper," R.G. Endres Gallery, Prairie Village, KY. August 1-31.
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, BC.

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017   "5th Annual International Juried Print Exhibition." Remarque/New Grounds Print Workshop. Albuquerque, NM. 
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. October 5.
2017   "Transcendental Depths." Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI. 
2017    "Reader's Art: Control/Alt/Shift." Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN. 
2017    "Naturall." Zephyr Gallery, Louisville, KY. 
2017    "Woven Heritage: An International Print Exhibition." A4 Gallery in Al Serkal Arts District, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 
2017    "Star-Crossed Lovers." 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, New York. 
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     "Women Printmakers Matter." Brick Street Gallery. Louisville, KY. 
2016     "MAPC Print Matters/Printing Matters Juried Member’s Exhibition." Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN (curated by Brian                    Jones)
2016     "15th Lessedra World Art Print Annual," Lessedra, Bulgaria. 
2016     "Water and Work," Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN
2016     "Shakespeare by the Book: Four Centuries of Printing, Editing, and Publishing," University of Virginia, Charlottesville VA
2016     "The World Between: Encounters with Print, Through Print," SGCI Conference, Portland OR
2016     "Kentucky Visions at the Capitol: Fifty/50," organized by the Kentucky Arts Council, Frankfurt KY
2015     "Post Facto Future," Public Space One, Iowa City IA
2015     "SAAH Past, Present, and Future," Drewelowe Gallery, Iowa City IA
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, 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, 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," Cesar Chavez Student Center, 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), King Family Exhibition Space, Boulder Colorado.
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 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
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, IT
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 Virginia Special Collections, Charlottesville, VA
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