MAYA JUST MAYA

 

Maya Wilson
Email: mayacozmos@gmail.com

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2011 -

Harrison High School, NJ: Art Educator, VPA Dept. Facilitator.

2011 - 2012

KAS Prep West Alternative High School, NJ: Art Educator.

2011

Fast Track Success Academy, Newark, NJ: Art Educator.

2004 - 2010

CREATE Charter High School, NJ: Art Teacher, VPA Dept. Chair

EDUCATION & TEACHING CERTIFICATION

2007

M.A., Education; Administration & Supervision, St. Peter’s College, Jersey City.

1995

B.F.A., Illustration, Parson’s School of Design, N.Y.C.

1995

B.A., Gender Theory, Eugene Lang College, N.Y.C.

1989 - 91

Studio Arts & Liberal Arts, St. Olaf College, MN.

2010

NJ Supervisor Certificate.

2005

NJ Standard Certificate: Teacher of Art.

RESIDENCIES

2017

Purnell School, Artist-in-Residence, Pottersville, NJ

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012

SoulJourn: Visual Meditations on the Transmutation of Being, Caladan Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

2004

Blu Day Gallery, Provincetown, MA.

INTERNATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2017

Open Orange, Valley Arts Community Gallery, Orange, NJ

2017

A Womb With a View, Inner Space Gallery, Jersey City, NJ

2016

Figurative Exhibition, Light, Space and Time Gallery

2016

Black and White, Colors of Humanity Online Art Gallery

2016

One in Herself, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL.

2016

All Women, Light, Space and Time Gallery.

2015

Body & Mind, Sulfur Studios, Savannah, GA

2015

Nothing But A Dream, Art Scene Today.

2015

All Women, Light, Space and Time Gallery.

2015

All Women, Contemporary Art Gallery Online.

2014

Animals, Light, Space and Time Gallery.

2013

All Women, Light, Space and Time Gallery.

2013

It’s a Color Thing, Art Scene Today.

2013

Winter Expo, Infinity Art Gallery.

2012

Day of the Dead, Infinity Art Gallery.

2012

Freedom, Linus Gallery, CA.

2012

Animals, Light, Space and Time Gallery.

2012

Road to Recovery, Projekt30 Online Gallery.

2012

WOMANifesto, Art Scene Today.

2012

2012 and Beyond: Charting the Future, Infinity Art Gallery.

2012

February Exhibition, Projekt30 Online Gallery.

2012

Joy to the World, Art Scene Today.

2011

Fall Art Expo, Infinity Art Gallery.

2011

November Exhibition, Projekt30 Online Gallery

2011

Healing Art, The Artistic Circle, Online Gallery.

2011

The People’s Choice Exhibition, The Pen & Brush Society, N.Y.C.

2011

The Evolution of Revolution, Art Scene Today.

2011

Figurative Expo, Infinity Art Gallery.

2011

Black and White Art Expo, Infinity Art Gallery.

2011

The Depth of Meaning, Caladan Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

2011

At The Edge, Projekt30 Gallery.

2011

Animal Arts Exhibit, Infinity Art Gallery.

2011

Inside Out – Figurative Art Beyond the External, Art Scene Today.

2010

From Darkness To Light: Rights and Rituals of Transcendence, Caladan Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

2010

Figurative Expo, Infinity Art Gallery, Online Gallery.

2010

Fantasy Art, My Art Contest.com

2010

Transitions, The Pen & Brush Society, N.Y.C.

2010

The Lavender Issue, Art Scene Today, Online Gallery.

2009

Erogenous Zones, Art Scene Today, Online Gallery.

2009

Women & Children First, Art Scene Today, Online Gallery.

2009

Annual Member’s Show, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL.

2009

6th Annual Exhibition of the Surrealist, Visionary & Fantastic, Caladan Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

AENJ Member’s Show, James Howe Gallery, Kean University, NJ

2016

Art All Night, Artworks, Trenton, NJ

2016

AENJ Member’s Show, James Howe Gallery, Kean University, NJ

2016

Generations X: Razzle Dazzle, A.I.R. Gallery, N.Y.C.

2015

Art All Night, Artworks, Trenton, NJ.

2015

AENJ Member’s Show, James Howe Gallery, Kean University, NJ.

2012

Art Circle of Bayonne, Bayonne Museum, NJ.

2012

What Those Who Teach Can Do, Art Institute of N.Y.C. Gallery of Art.

2012

Celebrating Women’s Work, The Pen & Brush Society, N.Y.C.

2011

Salon, The Pen & Brush Society, N.Y.C.

2010

Shindig Store & Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard.

2010

AENJ Member’s Show, James Howe Gallery, Kean University, NJ.

2007

12x12 Summer Show, Microcosm Gallery, N.Y.C.

PUBLICATIONS & ILLUSTRATIONS

2013

Chaos into Masterpiece, website publication.

2012

Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 18.

2011

Artist Portfolio Magazine, Volume 1.

2009

Direct Art Magazine, Volume 16.

AWARDS

2016

5th Place in the Sculpture Category, Figurative Exhibition, Light, Space and Time Gallery

2015

Best in Show, All Women Exhibition, Contemporary Art Gallery Online.

2011

Solo Exhibition Award Winner, Caladan Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

2010

Second Place Winner of International Fantasy Art Contest, My Art Contest.com

MEMBERSHIPS

2007 -

National Art Education Association

2007 -

Art Educators of New Jersey

2004 -

Hudson County Alliance of Teen Arts

2009

Woman Made Gallery, Chicago

2009

The Pen and Brush Society, N.Y.C.