Amy R. Vigilante

e-mail: Amyv8989@gmail.com

education:

Ph.D. Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, Art Education, 1989

Ed.S. Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, Administration and Supervision, 1985

M.F.A. Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, Studio Art (Painting), 1980

B.A. Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts, Fine Arts (Painting), 1977

professional:

2002–present

Director, University Galleries, Public Art, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida

1994-2002

Thomas Center Galleries Director, City of Gainesville, Department of Culture Affairs, Gainesville, Florida

Art in Public Places Coordinator, Gainesville/Alachua County, Florida

1995-2002

Florida Association of Local Arts Agencies, Mentor, Consultant

1993-1997

Regional Arts Consultant, Florida State University Center for Arts Administration, Tallahassee, Florida

1994-1995

Art in Public Places/Programs Coordinator, Curator, City Hall and Airport Galleries, Cultural Resources Commission, Tallahassee, Florida

1994

Grants Writer, Florida State University, Center for Arts Administration, Tallahassee, Florida Art Specialist, Very Special Arts Florida, Tallahassee, Florida

1991-1994

Curator of Exhibitions, Collections, and Education, Brevard Art Center and Museum, Melbourne, Florida

1993-1994

Adjunct Professor, Drawing, Brevard Community College, Melbourne, Florida

1990-1991

Arts Administrator, Florida Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, Tallahassee, Florida

current board of directors memberships:

Founding Member Emeritus, Florida Association of Public Art Professionals

Trustee, Gainesville/Alachua County Art in Public Places Trust

Florida Art Museums Directors Association

UF Creative Campus Committee

UF Sea Change Committee

textile exhibitions:

Icehouse Gallery, McIntosh, Florida, Oct, 2014-Mar, 2015

49th Annual Studio Faculty Exhibition, Samuel P. Harn Museum of Art, University of Florida, Sept, 2014

A Bare Thread, Thomas Center Main Gallery, solo show, Jan-Mar, 2014

Portrait and the Sake Cup, Icehouse Gallery, McIntosh, Florida, Feb, 2014

48th Annual Studio Faculty Exhibition, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, , Sept, 2013

Think Small, Colquitt County Arts Center, Moultrie, Georgia, Sept, 2012

Art in Stitches, Florida Museum for Women Artists, Deland, Florida, Aug, 2012

47th Annual Studio Faculty Exhibition, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, Aug, 2012

Florida Museum for Women Artists, Deland, Florida, Aug, 2012

A Woman's World, C Gallery, Daryl Bunn Studios, Jacksonville, Florida, Dec, 2011

46th Annual Studio Faculty Exhibition, University Gallery, Gainesville, Florida, Sept, 2011

Seven Minutes in Heaven, solo show, MIA Gallery, Miami International Airport, July, 2011

Crazy Eights, solo show, Okaloosa Walton College, Niceville, Florida, Sept, 2010

Stories in the Making, two-person show, Oak Hall School, Gainesville, March, 2010

Threading the Needle, three-person show, Florida Craftsmen, St. Petersburg, June, 2010

Apparatus, Icehouse Gallery, McIntosh, Florida, April, 2010

Hampshire College Alumni Exhibition, Amherst, Massachusetts, June, 2010

Fascinating Fractals, solo show, Colquitt County Arts Center, Moultrie, Georgia, Oct, 2009

45th Annual UF Art Faculty Exhibition, Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, Florida, Oct, 2009

painting exhibitions:

Gainesville Regional Airport, Gainesville, Florida, 2004 (solo show)

Von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL, All Florida Juried Exhibition, 2002

Chiaroscuro Gallery, Juried Exhibition, Mt. Dora, FL, 2001

High Springs Gallery, High Springs, FL, 2001 (solo show)

Hippodrome State Theatre, Art, Gainesville, FL, 2000 (invitational)

Hippodrome State Theatre, Gainesville, FL, 2000 (solo show)

International Juried Show, Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT, 1999

Cultural Resources Commission, Artport Gallery, Tallahassee, FL (solo show)

Harris House Gallery, New Smyrna Beach, FL, 1999 (two person show)

Santa Fe Community College Gallery, Gainesville, FL, Juried Exhibition, 1998

Boca Raton Museum of Art, 47th All Florida Juried Exhibition, 1998

Points of the Compass, Juried Exhibition, Florida State University Museum, 1998

Stetson University Gallery, Deland, FL, 1997 (solo show)

Vero Beach Center for the Arts, 1997

Florida Competitive, Vero Beach, FL, 1997

Navarro Juried Art Show, Corsicana, TX, 1996

Smallworks Invitational, Valencia Community College, Orlando, FL, 1996

R Gallery, Gainesville, Florida, 1996 (solo show)

Bay Annual Juried Show, Visual Arts Center of NW Florida, Panama City, FL, 1996

Brick City Center for the Arts, Ocala Florida, Water Show, 1996

621 Gallery, Tallahassee, FL, 1995 (solo show)

Colquitt County Art Center, Moultrie, GA, 1995 (solo show)

Red Dog Institute, Seaside, FL, 1995 (solo show)

Le Pique Assiette Gallery, Point Washington, Florida, 1995

621 Gallery, Tallahassee, March, 1995 (Solo Show)

Colquitt County Art Center, Moultrie, Georgia, 1995 (Solo Show)

Birmingham Artists League Juried Show, Alabama, 1995

Thomasville Cultural Center Juried Show, Georgia, 1995

Capitol Complex Exhibition, Division of Cultural Affairs, Tallahassee, 1995 (Solo Show)

Palmetto House Gallery, Melbourne, Florida, 1995 (Solo Show)

SOHO Gallery, Woman to Woman Juried Show, Pensacola, Florida, 1995

Bay Annual Juried Show, Visual Arts Center of NW Florida, Panama City, Florida, 1995

Mt. Dora Center for the Arts, Juried Show, Mt. Dora, Florida, 1995

Sarasota Visual Art Center, Juried Show, Sarasota, Florida, 1995

Annual Armageddon Show, 621 Gallery, Tallahassee, Florida, 1994

Railroad Square Artists Show, Tallahassee, Florida, 1994

Alumni Collectors Show, University of Florida, Gainesville, 1994

Annual Juried Show, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, 1990, 1994

Eye of the Lizard Gallery Juried Show, Vero Beach, 1994

Smallworks Juried Show, Valencia College, Orlando, 1993

Audio Video Interiors, Melbourne, 1992 (solo show)

Florida Fellowship Show, traveled throughout state, 1992

Allied Artists Juried Show, New York, 1991

Wyndy Morehead Fine Arts, New Orleans, 1989, 1990