JOSHUA FIELD

Education

MFA

2012

University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA

Studio Art, Painting

BFA

1996

Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

 General Sculptural Studies, Cum Laude, Literature Minor

1992

Pinellas County Center for the Arts, St. Petersburg, FL
4-year Arts High School

COURSES TAUGHT

Drawing 1
Drawing 2
Life Drawing 1
Life Drawing 2
Painting 1
Painting 2

2D Design
4D Design
Digital Still Image
Digital Media: Internet Art
Form and Content
Studio Seminar in Creative Practice
Shrines and Reliquaries

Professional Experience

2015-Present

Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, FOUNDATIONS AND FINE ARTS

 

Full-time faculty in the Foundations and Fine Arts Departments responsible for developing and delivering course curricula ranging from traditional to new media practices. Developed new departmental curricula for Studio Seminar in Creative Practice, 2D Design, 4D time-based practices. Authored textbook An Illustrated Field Guide to the Elements and Principles of Art + Design adopted for departmental use. Active in college life including service as chair of Faculty Affairs Committee, Persistence & Completion Committee, the Visiting Artist, Scholar, and Designer Program Committee., and founder of the RMCAD Sketchbook Library and RMCAD Open Studios Program.

 

2012-13

University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA
LECTURER, STUDIO ART

 

Developed and implemented new curriculum for Digital Media: Still Image course exploring digital imaging techniques in the context of contemporary practice fine art practice for upper-level arts students.  

 

 

 

2011-12

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams, MA
GALLERY MANAGER, MCLA GALLERY51

 

Managed operations for university gallery (Gallery51) with monthly exhibitions of regional, national, international artists, as well as student and faculty work. Performed studio visits, curated work for exhibition, planned and installed exhibitions, managed staff, managed budgets, and designed exhibition and promotional materials.

2009-12

University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA
TEACHING ASSOCIATE (INSTRUCTOR OF RECORD), STUDIO ART

 

Responsible for all aspects of course management from syllabus and lecture materials development through grade assessment. Foundation level classes taught include 2D Design, Foundations Drawing, and Foundations Painting. Designed, proposed and implemented newly offered course in Web-based Art for upper-level fine art students.

Exhibition Record

2018

The Next Step, Gallery 104, New York, NY

 

All that Remains: New Work by Joshua Field, Front Range Community College, Westminster, CO [solo]

In Absentia: Recent Works by Joshua Field, Rotunda Gallery, Lakewood, CO [solo]

 

2017

Matters on Paper, Sandra Phillips Gallery, Denver, CO

 

Arternative Facts, The Road Gallery, New York, NY

 

Cloudlands, Albany International Airport Gallery, Albany, NY

CROP: New Art from the Berkshires,
Berkshire Art Association, Pittsfield, MA

In Between Meetings, Philip J Steele Gallery, Lakewood, CO

2016

Residency Exhibition, Studios at MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

 

Open Opening, Counterpath, Denver CO

2015

Into this Valley of Hands, C Gallery, North Adams, MA [Solo]

2014

The Seed, Chashama, New York, NY

 

Friends Contemporary, Phillips de Pury, New York, NY

 

2013

100 Hours in the Woodshed IV, MCLA Gallery 51, North Adams, MA [Curator: Susan Cross, MASS MoCA]

TEN SPOT, Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, Pittsfield, MA

2012

Covet, Ferrin Gallery, Pittsfield, MA

The End of Histories, MFA Thesis Exhibition, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, MA  [solo]

We Dream in the Daytime Too, Descry Art Projects at Photobooth SF, San Francisco, CA, [Curators: Chelsea Rae Klein, Descry Art Projects and Gregory Bartlett, The Spare Room Project] (catalog)

2011

GLIMPSE: Enigmatic Visions, William Bennett Gallery , New York, NY [Curator: Alessia Maiuri]

When Your Leg Spends the Night in the Water, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL

100 Hours in the Woodshed: Collage Biennial, MCLA Gallery51, North Adams, MA (catalog)

2010

Small Wonders, Jordan Faye Contemporary, Baltimore, MD

Spectacular Sights, Gallery KG52, Stockholm, Sweden

Cultural Corridor, Storefront Artists Project , Pittsfield, MA [Curator: Susan Cross, MASS MoCA]

Emerging Artists, Daniel Cooney Fine Art , Chelsea, NYC

2009

Shameless Self Promotion, University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Art Bazaar, Lyons Wier Gallery, Chelsea, NYC

SCORED! , Berkshire Fringe Festival, Great Barrington, MA

On Shores of Pitch, Downstreet Art, North Adams, MA  [solo]

Fairy Tale, AG Gallery, Brooklyn, NY [Curator: Tomoko Ashikawa, Artists Space]

200 Lincolns, Chicago Art Deprartment, Chicago, IL

Woodshed II: The Next Hundred Hours, MCLA Gallery51, North Adams, MA

2008

Mapping the Invisible, MCLA Gallery51, North Adams, MA

Get Out of Jail Free, Marin Arts Council, San Rafael, California

RED DOT Fair, NYC, Brenda Taylor Gallery, NYC

WUNDERKAMMER: New Paintings by Joshua Field, Kolok Gallery, North Adams, MA (catalog) [solo]

2007

Contemporary Berkshires, Kolok Gallery, North Adams, MA

The Most Curatorial Biennial of the Universe, apexart, Tribeca, NYC

Second Coming, Kolok Gallery, North Adams, Massachusetts

Angels and Demons, Annual National Juried Competition, UAG Gallery, Albany, New York

Get Out of Jail Free Benefit, Visual Aid, San Francisco, California [Curator: Maysoun Wazwaz, Southern Exposure]

Square Foot Show , Art Gotham, Chelsea, NYC

Suckers and Biters: Love, Lollipops, and the Exquisite Corpse, AdHoc Art, Brooklyn, New York [Curator: Jeff White, Museum of Modern Art, NYC]

2006    Anonyme Zeichner 3, bluetenweiss, Berlin, Germany [Curator: Anke Becker]

ARTIST Residencies

2016

Residency, Studios at MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

1998

Residency, Contemporary Artists Center, North Adams, MA

PublicatioNS/WORK CITATIONS

2018

An Illustrated Field Guide to the Principles and Elements of Art + Design, Joshua Field

2017

RMCAD celebrates a new vision for future, Lakewood Sentinel

2013

Contemporary Art at Friends Preview Catalog, p. 27-28

2012

SAATCHI Online, 100 Curator 100 Days, Selected by Daria de Beauvais, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
http://www.saatchionline.com/100curators

2012

Escape Into Life, May 10
http://www.escapeintolife.com/painting/joshua-field/

2012

Armory and Scope: Joshua Field Checks In, New American Paintings. March 10
http://newamericanpaintings.wordpress.com/2012/03/10/scope-art-fair-joshua-field-checks-in/

2012

We Dream in the Daytime Too, Descry Art Projects, p. 7-9

2011

William Bennett Gallery/Glimpse:Enigmatic Visions, Steve Roberts, NearSay. Oct 14

2011

Featured Artworks from the Network, ArtReview, August 26

2011

Joshua Field, Kaitlyn Patience, isavirtue, June 18
http://blog.isavirtue.net/2011/06/joshua-field.html

2010

ArtBeat: Selections from the Cultural Corridor V, Nippertown. June 22
http://www.nippertown.com/2010/06/22/artbeat-selections-from-the-cultural-corridor-v-storefront-artists-project-pittsfield/

2010

Affordable Art Up for Grabs at Emerging Artists Auction, Daily Candy. April 23
http://www.dailycandy.com/online/gallery/82674/Affordable-Art-Up-for-Grabs-at-Emerging-Artists-Auction?n=10

2009

Inside the Berkshires, David McLaughlin, Pentacle Press, p. 123

2009

DownStreet Returns to North Adams, Charles Giuliano, Maverick Arts Magazine. July 1 http://www.maverick-arts.com/cgi-bin/MAVERICK?action=article&issue=534

2009

Joshua Field, Phantasmaphile, July 6
http://www.phantasmaphile.com/2009/07/joshua-field.html

2008        

Interview with Joshua Field, Georgia Fee, ArtSlant.com
 http://www.artslant.com/ny/artists/rackroom/14428

2008

Wunderkammer: New Paintings by Joshua Field, Exhibition Catalog, Hot Iron Press

2008        

Mr. Field's Amazing Cabinet of Wonders, John E. Mitchell, The Transcript,  February 22

LECTURES, PANELS, CONTRIBUTIONS, and Juries

2018

Juror, Ritual, Littleton Museum, Littleton, CO

2018

Professional Lecture, Plagiarism in the Age of Appropriation, JeffCo Art Educator Professional Development Day

2018

Visiting Artist Lecture, Front Range Community College, Longmont, CO

2017

Matters on Paper Exhibition Artist Talk with Westword Critic Michael Paglia, Sandra Phillips Gallery, Denver, CO

2016

Resident Artist Lecture, Studios at MASS MoCA, North Adams, MA

2014

Visiting Artist, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams, MA

2013

Guest Lecturer, IS183, Stockbridge, MA

2013

Guest Lecturer, Lichtenstein Center for the Arts, Pittsfield, MA

2012

Guest Lecturer, Tricks of the Trade: Political Art,  IS183, Stockbridge, MA

2012

Guest Contributor, New American Paintings

2010-12

Guest Lecturer, Arts Management Program, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

2007

Panelist, MCLA Berkshire Cultural Resource Center, North Adams, MA

2008

Selected for the 2009 Florence Biennial, Florence, Italy

1996

Visiting Artist, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

Professional Service

2006-07

Board of Directors, Northern Berkshire Creative Arts, North Adams, MA

2001-02

President, Board of Directors, Contemporary Artists Center, North Adams, MA

2000-01

Board of Directors, Contemporary Artists Center, North Adams, MA



Professional AFFILIATIONS

CAA - College Art Association
FATE - Foundations in Art: Theory and Education

Gallery Affiliations

Sandra Phillips Gallery, Denver, CO
Kolok Gallery, North Adams, MA
Ponyhoff Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

WEBSITES

Art Portfolio Website: www.joshuafield.com
Teaching Website: www.artlearn.org
Elements and Principles Book Website: www.elementsandprinciples.org