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CURRICULUM VITAE

RENE SHAW EDUCATION

VJpoppins@gmail.com M.F.A. Imaging and Digital Art May 2005 University of Maryland Baltimore County (UMBC), MD M.A. Art Education 1999 University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY Concentration: Video Art and Instructional Technology B.A. Studio Art 1994 Asbury College, Wilmore, KY Concentration: Video Art and Installation

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Video Arts Educator 1999-present K. W. Barrett Elementary School Arlington, VA Director/Instructor Film School 2011-present After School Program for Elementary Arlington, Director Summer Film Camp 2011-present Student Summer Film Camp for D.C. and Arlington, VA Instructor 2010,2011,2013 Jefferson Overseas Schools Technology Institute Alexandria, VA Instructor 2009 Museum Studies in Second Life UMBC, MD Facilitator 2008-2011 Cultural Competence Arlington, VA Research Assistant New Media Studio UMBC, MD 2002-2005

Teaching Assistant 2002-2005 Visual & Performing Arts UMBC, MD Ceramics Instructor 2004 Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Washington, DC Art Teacher Summer Laureate Arlington, VA 2003

Instructor 2000-2001 Tech. Art for Arlington Elementary Teachers, VA

Instructor 1999 Robinson Scholars University of Kentucky Lexington, KY

Instructor 1997-1999 Introduction to Art Education University of Kentucky Lexington, KY Art Instructor 1995-1999 Kids on Campus at Lexington Community College, KY Program Developer 1997-1998 Musathon University of Kentucky Art Museum Lexington, KY Instructor 1996-1997 Art Works University of Kentucky Lexington, KY Art Instructor 1995 Eastern Kentucky University Richmond, KY Gallery owner Adams Street Gallery Berea, KY Arts Program Coordinator Lexington, KY 1995

1992

Arts and Crafts Director 1992 Washington, DC Metro Salvation Army Camp Volunteer Counselor Philadelphia, PA Camp Counselor Camp Oakland Oxford, MI 1990

1989

EXHIBITIONS/SCREENINGS

National Electronics Museum Sonic Circuits Linthicum, MD 2013 MS Rezny Gallery 3X3 Lexington, KY 2013 Black Lodge Human Console Lexington, KY 2013 Queering Sound 13

Pyramid Atlantic Silver Spring , MD 2013

MS Rezny Gallery Pattern and Recognition Lexington, KY 2012 Sonic Circuits Atlas Performing Arts Center Washington, DC 2012 Queering Sound 12 Atlas Performing Arts Centerc Washington, DC 2012 MS Rezny Gallery Perpetually Preserved Lexington, KY 2012 Queering Sound 11 Artisphere Dome Theater Arlington, VA 2011 Swanson Contemporary Perpetually Preserved Louisville, KY 2010 Artisphere Dome Performance Arlington, VA 2010 Sonic Circuits Pyramid Atlantic Washington, DC 2010 Queering Sound 2009 Pyramid Atlantic Washington DC 2008 Sonic Circuits Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at UMD College Park, MD 2009 Polymorphic Polymers Solo Show 1909 Logsdon Gallery Chicago IL 2009 FLIK International Movie Festival Art Whino National Harbor, MD 2009 Artomatic

Cabaret Stage Washington, DC 2009 Queering Sound 2009 Pyramid Atlantic Washington DC 2008 FLIK International Movie Festival Art Whino National Harbor, MD 2008 CS: 38 Chicago Arts District curated show Chicago, IL 2008 Queering Sound 2008 Warehouse Theater Washington DC 2008 Sonic Circuits Warehouse Next Door Washington, DC 2008 The End of Nature Warehouse Gallery Washington, DC (2008) Preserved Solo Show 1909 Logsdon Gallery Chicago IL 2008 National Museum of Women in the Arts Festival of Womens Film &Media Arts Washington, DC (2007) Ruptured Remix Solo Show 1909 Logsdon Gallery Chicago IL 2007 CS: 38 Chicago Arts District curated show Chicago, IL 2007 DISLOCATION: Queering Sound 2007 Warehouse Theater Washington DC 2007 Pairings: Sound art Collaborations Warehouse Theater Washington DC 2007

Arts on Foot Warehouse Theater Washington DC 2006 Sonic Circuits Warehouse Next Door Washington, DC 2006 SNAP to Grid Los Angeles Center for Digital Art Los Angeles CA 2006 Studio 341 Solo Show Lexington, KY 2006 Queering Sound 2006 Warehouse Next Door Washington, DC 2006 Gender Show
Warehouse Next Door, Washington, DC 2006

School 33 Art Center


Baltimore, MD 2006

Is That a Boy or a Girl?


Warehouse Next Door, Washington, DC 2005

Visual AIDS
New York City, NY 2005

Shore Institute of Contemporary Art


Long Branch, NJ 2005

Schiedam Art Gallery The Netherlands 2005 Center for Art and Visual Culture
Baltimore, MD 2005

Creative Alliance Baltimore, MD 2005 Pheonix Dance Company Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore, MD 2005 Committed to Paper Atlanta, GA 2005

One Night Stand New York City, NY 2005 Pheonix Dance Company Baltimore, MD 2005 Baltimore Museum of Art Baltimore, MD 2004 UMBC Dance Theater Baltimore, MD 2004 Visual AIDS New York City, NY

2004

School 33 Art Center Baltimore, MD 2004 Reversing Vandalism San Francisco, CA 2004 Spare Room Gallery Baltimore, MD 2004 Studio Gallery San Francisco, CA

2004

Under the Counter Culture Cork Factory Baltimore, MD 2004 Interventions George Mason University Fairfax, VA 2003 Mediterranean Childrens Media Summit Bologna, Italy 2003 MHz Networks Indy Film Festival Falls Church, VA 2002, 2003, 2004 Atlanta Film Festival Atlanta, GA 2002 Fledgling Film Festival Barnet, VT 2002 Raleigh Industrial Center Baltimore, MD 2002, 2003, 2004 Rosebud Film Festival Arlington, VA 2002, 2004

Georgetown Indy Film Festival Washington, DC 2001, 2002 Chicago International Childrens Film Festival Chicago, IL 2001, 2002 Water Tower Annual Juried Exhibit Louisville KY 1999 John Tuska Gallery Lexington, KY 1999 Lexington Public Library Lexington, KY 1998 I Do Art For You Museum Chicago, IL 1998 Morehead State University Morehead, KY 1998 Center for Contemporary Art Gallery Lexington, KY 1998 PNC Bank Lexington, KY

1997

Arts Place Gallery Lexington, KY 1997 University of Kentucky Art Exhibit Lexington, KY 1996 Nude 96 Annual Juried Exhibit Lexington, KY 1996 Adams Street Gallery Lexington, KY 1994, 1995 Messiah College Gallery Grantham, PA 1993 Bennet Benard Auditorium Wilmore, KY 1991, 1993 McCreless Gallery Wilmore, KY 1990, 1991 Morrison Auditorium Wilmore, KY 1989

Headly Whitney Museum Lexington, KY 1989 Asbury Art Gallery Wilmore, KY 1988 1992 GRANTS/FELLOWSHIPS Arlington Mini Grant, 2006-2009 NOVATEC Instructional Technology Grant, 2006-2009 Washington Post Grant, 2007, 2008 Toyota Tapestry Grant, Toyota and NSTA 2006, 2011 Graduate Fellowship, UMBC 2003-2005 Research Grant, UMBC 2004 Research Grant, UMBC 2003 Student Travel Grant, University of Kentucky 1999 Graduate Study Grant, University of Kentucky 1998 Graduate Fellowship, University of Kentucky 1997-1999

VISITING ARTIST

University of Kentucky 2006 American University 2005 Wide Angle Media 2005 Berea Arts Council Berea, KY 1994

AWARDS/HONORS

APS Student Film Fest 2013 Audience choice award, Best Ensemble Acting, Best Historical Drama, Best Animation MHz Networks Indy Film Festival 2002, 2003, 2004,2007 2008, 2009, 2010,2011, 2012 First place teacher film & First place student film live action and animation James B Hunter Human Rights Award Rosebud Film Award Winner 2004, 2008 2010

Chicago International Childrens Film Festival 2001,2003,2004,2008 Recognition of Outstanding Excellence Georgetown Indy Film Festival 2001 Best Experimental Film Honorable mention Best Of Show Water Tower Annual Juried Exhibit Louisville KY 1999 Hometown Video Festival Finalist 1993

National Fine Art Video Competition Honorable Merit Jessamine County Invitational Peoples Choice Award 1993

1993

MTV College Television Programming Awards Second Place

1992

PUBLICATIONS/REVIEWS/PRESS Art 101: Understanding Visual Art Forms in Our World. Kimberly Anderson and Jenny Carson. Dubuque, IA: Kendall Hunt Publishers, 2010. Redefining Music: Sonic Circuits Festival Marks Its Ninth Year of Championing Experimentalism, Lavanya Ramanathan, Washington Post, September 18, 2009. Renee Shaw: Polymorphic Polymers, Lauren Weinberg, Time Out Chicago, July 10th, 2009. Gallery Hop takes on nature, aging and religion, Heather Castro Lexington Herald Leader, Jun. 19, 2009. Sonic Circuits Extravaganza @ Artomatic, Aaron Leitko, May. 29, 2009. Preserved, Jamie Calder, NewCity Art Chicago, July 17, 2008. Left Behind: Warehouse Gallery's End of Nature , Chris Combs, Express, April 18, 2008. End of Nature, Lynne Venart, DCist, April 15, 2008 Go Ask Alice: At School 33, a Team of Feminist Artists Creates a True Cabinet of Wonder, J. Bowers, Baltimore City Paper, September 15, 2004. Video Art for Children: An Anthology, Ilona Szkeley, NAEA Press, 2005. School Producing Young Filmmakers, Washington Post, April 11, 2002. Film Festival, Matt Swenson, The Current, DC, August 21, 2002. 3-Person Exhibit at Arts Place Paints Single Picture of Success, David Miton, Lexington Herald Leader, April 20, 1997. Womens Work, JoAnn Quintos ACE Lexington KY, April 16, 1997. Paintings Study Space Between People, David Miton, Lexington Herald Leader, March 23, 1997.

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

National Art Education Association (NAEA) National Conference New Orleans, LA 2008

NAEA National Conference New York City, NY 2007 Jefferson Overseas Technology Institute Animation Presenter Falls Church, VA 2007 NAEA National Conference Miami, FL 2002 NAEA National Conference New York City, NY 2001 NAEA National Conference Los Angeles, CA 2000 Kentucky Art Education Association Conference Paducah, KY 1999, 1998, 1997

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS Queer Caucus for Art College Art Association National Art Education Association Washington DC Art Education Association Discovery Star Educator DEN member in Second Life

PROFESSIONAL SERVICE

Public Relations Liaison Network Arlington, VA 2005-Present Visiting Artist Committee UMBC 2004-2005 Adams Mill Co-op Board of Directors Washington, DC 2004-2005, 2013-Present Barrett Renewal Communications Committee Arlington, VA 1999-2002 Co-Chair Art Education Admission Committee University of Kentucky 1998-1999 Kentucky Art Education Association Board 1998-1999 New Media Search Committee University of Kentucky 1999 Art Education Student Teacher Committee

University of Kentucky

1999