JULIA ANNE COASH

Professor, Dept. of Visual and Performing Arts

Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, Connecticut

Phone: 203-444-6471, E-mail: jcoash@albertus.edu

Web Site: www.juliaacoash.com


TEACHING

2019 - Present

Albertus Magnus College (retired from fulltime, adjunct as of Fall, 2019)

2004-2019 

Albertus Magnus College

Co-Chair and Professor - Studio Art and Art History, Department of Art


2000-2003 

Bermuda College, Paget, Bermuda

Senior Lecturer, Studio Art and Art History (equivalent to Assistant Professor US)


1995-99 

The American University in Cairo, Egypt

Assistant Professor, Painting and Drawing


EDUCATION

1991-94

Master of Fine Arts

Concentration: Painting and Drawing

James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia

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1979-81 

Master of Science in Education, Department of Higher Education

Teaching Concentration: Studio Art and Art History

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois


1974-78 

Bachelor of Arts, Ethnographic Photography, President's Degree Program

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, Illinois


MAJOR SOLO, TWO AND THREE - PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2019-21 “Light Cycle”, Germantown Mill Lofts Gallery, Louisville, KY

2018 “Trash Towers”, Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT

“Well Being”, Alternative Space, Yale West Campus, CWOS, New Haven, CT

2017 “Material/Immaterial”, Pegasus Gallery, Middlesex Comm. College, Middletown, CT

“Ghost Vines”, Niche Gallery, Middlesex Community College, Middletown, CT

2016 Erector Square, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2015/16 Silk Road Gallery, New Haven, CT

Erector Square, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2014 Alternative Space, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2013 “Rum Jungle”, Masterworks Museum of Art, Bermuda

“Julia Coash and Jerome Nevins - New Work”, Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT

Alternative Space, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2012 City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2011 City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2010 City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2007 “Painter’s Projects”, Seton Art Gallery, University of New Haven, New Haven, CT

“Invitational Exhibition”, Ely Slade House for Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT

2003 Art Centre at Dockyard, Bermuda

2002 Art Centre at Dockyard, Bermuda

2001 Burnaby Gallery, Hamilton, Bermuda

1999 Ewart Gallery, The American University in Cairo, Egypt

1997 Ewart Gallery, The American University in Cairo, Egypt

Brownsboro, Gallery, Louisville, KY

1995 Chatham Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

Kinetic Gallery, Louisville, KY

McGuffey Gallery, Charlottesville, VA

1994 Eric Dean Gallery, Wabash College, Crawfordsville, IN


SELECTED GROUP and ONLINE EXHIBITIONS

2021 “Drawing Challenge XVII”, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York, NY

Stonecoast Review Literary and Arts Journal, #14, online

“What Now”, Ely Center for Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT,

2019 “Ear to the Ground”, Ely Center Contemp. Art, New Haven, CT, Curator J. Torres

“Ray Kleinhelter Gallery Winter Show”, New Albany, IN

Albertus Magnus Faculty Show, Ely Center for Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT

2018 “State of Abstraction”, Washington Art Association and Gallery, Litchfield Co, CT

“Movement”, Bruce S. Kershner Gallery, Fairfield, CT

“Marvin Sweet Memorial Exhibition”, Gorse Mill, Needham, MA

Artspace, CWOS Group Exhibition”, New Haven, CT

2017 “The Power of Color”, Bruce S. Kershner Gallery, Fairfield, CT

“In Grace We Trust”, Ely Slade Center for Contemporary Art

“One Earth/One Home, Kehler Liddell Gallery, New Haven, CT

“Nasty Women”, Institute Library, New Haven, CT

“Annual Juried Photography Show”, Art League of New Britain, New Britain, CT

Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2016 “All In”, Sumner McNight Crosby Gallery, New Haven Arts Council, New Haven, CT

“Traduzindo Cor”, New Haven Arts Council, Whitney Center Gallery, New Haven, CT

“Game On”, Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2015 “Sound and Vision”, Institute Library, New Haven, CT

“Journey”, Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT

“Dwellings”, Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2014 "Matter", Linda Matney Gallery, Williamsburg, VA

"Rendezvous", New Haven Arts Council, New Haven, CT

Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2013 "Cultivate", Swanson Contemporary, Louisville, Kentucky

2011 “Black, White, Read All Over”, Wilton Library, Wilton Ct

Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2010 "Going Green”, San Diego Women’s Caucus for the Arts

“Red Alert”, New Haven Arts Council, New Haven, CT

Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2009 “Index I”, Artspace - City-Wide Open Studios Exhibition, New Haven, CT

“West Cove Invitational”, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

Members Group Show, Westport Art Center, Westport CT

2008 “Painting as Presence”, Juror - William Bailey, Honorable Mention

Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT

Midwest National Abstract Art Exhibition IV, GPAC, Indianapolis, IN

Members Group Show, Westport Art Center, Westport CT

2007 Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios New Haven, CT

Members Group Show, Westport Art Center, Westport CT

2006 Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

“Elementum II”, Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, CT

Arts and Literature Laboratories, Members and Friends Exhibition, ALL, New Haven, CT

Art Institute and Gallery, Salisbury, MD, Honorable Mention

“In Motion”, Fredricksburg Art Center, VA Museum of Art Affiliate, Fredricksburg, VA

2005 Artspace, City-Wide Open Studios, New Haven, CT

Cambridge Art Association, Annual Juried Exhibition, Cambridge, MA

2003 Bermuda Society for the Arts, Hamilton, Bermuda

2002 Bermuda Biennial, Bermuda National Gallery, Hamilton, Bermuda

Art Centre at Dockyard, Bermuda

2001 Burnaby Gallery, Hamilton, Bermuda

Art Centre at Dockyard, Bermuda

1999 Galerie Eterso, Paris, France

Knott Gallery, Bradford College, Haverhill, MA

Townhouse Gallery, Cairo, Egypt


CURRENT GALLERY AFFILIATIONS

Painting Center, New York, New York

Ray Kleinhelter Gallery, New Albany, IN


PUBLICATIONS

“The Language of Creation - Recent Work by Marvin Sweet”

Ceramic Arts and Perception Magazine, Sydney Australia, Fall 2007

“Free Spirits: Paintings by Gerhard Altenburg”, Egypt Today Magazine, 1998

“The Lost Church of Faras: Paintings by Hassan Ali Ahmed”, Egypt Today Magazine,1996

“Bridges: Paintings by Nazli Madkour”, Egypt Today Magazine, 1996

“Memories of the Desert: Photographs by Shahira Fawzy”Egypt Today Magazine, 1996


CITATIONS

“Walking Down the Silk Road”, Yale Daily News, Dec. 4, 2015

“Five Paths Lead to Silk Road”, D. Selpuveda, New Haven Independent., Dec., 2015

“Rum Jungle-Recent Paintings by Julia A. Coash”, Bermuda Sun, July 3, 2013

“The Y-Xing Effect” by Marvin Sweet, Foreign Languages Press, 2006

“New Burnaby Showcase” by Lilla Zuill, Bermuda Sun, June 6, 2001

“Getting in the Frame”, Royal Gazette, Bermuda, June 6, 2001

“Show Traces the Evolution of Colour Use in Art” by Patricia Calnan,

Mid-Ocean News, Bermuda, Sept. 19, 2001

“Julia’s Crash Course”, Bermuda National Gallery Magazine, Oct. 2001

“Summer's Saving Graces” by Michael Welzenbach, Washington Post,

Washington D.C. Aug. 17, 1991


RELATED PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

2014 "Oi Zoi Oi - Lecture on Sabbatical Research in SE Asia, Albertus Magnus College

2013 Guest Lecturer, Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art

Workshops: “Demystifying Abstraction”, Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art

2008 Juror - Artspace, Artists in Residence, Open Studios, New Haven, CT

2007 Juror - NH High Schools Exhibition,

Ely Slade House, Center for Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT

Guest Lecturer - “Orientalism”, AMC North Shore Alumni Association, Branford, CT

2006 Juror - Milford Art Center, “Modern – Post Modern”, Milford, CT

2002 Co-Curator - “Art: New Genre, New Directions”, Bermuda National Gallery

Juror - “Forms in Space”, Bermuda Society for the Arts, Hamilton, Bermuda

Exhibitions Committee, Bermuda National Gallery

2002 Guest Lecturer - Bermuda National Gallery, Hamilton, Bermuda

2001 Curator - “Focus on Colour in Art, 1870 – Present”, Bermuda National Gallery

2001 Curator, “New Work: Kok Wan Lee & Dominic Paiva”, Edinburgh Gallery,

Society for the Arts, Hamilton, Bermuda

Juror - Fall Members’ Exhibition, Art Centre, Dockyard, Bermuda

Juror - Bermuda Society for the Arts, Edinburgh Gallery, Hamilton, Bermuda

1998-99 Juror - The American University Advertising Award for the Middle East

Juror - Fulbright Applications, Cairo, Egypt

1997 Guest Lecturer - “Decoding Visual Images in Advertising”

Workshop for International Association of Students in Economics and Management, AUC

1994 Guest Lecturer - Humanities Colloquium, Wabash Coll., Crawfordsville, IN


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

College Art Association

Washington Sculptors Group

Yale Art Gallery

Speed Art Museum

Louisville Visual Arts Association