Curriculum Vitae              

Fotini Christophillis
Born in 1981 in Greenville, South Carolina
Lives and Works in Boston, MA

 

Solo Exhibitions

2017          The Space Studio, Massiff, Somerville, MA
2016          The Boston Center for the Arts, Cyclorama, MFA Thesis Exhibition, The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
2012          The Lambert Gray Gallery, Emerge, Charleston, SC
2011          The Coastal Community Foundation, Fotini Christophillis: New Paintings, Charleston, SC

 

group exhibitions

2016          The Imago Foundation for the Arts, National Juried Exhibition, Warren RI
                   The Museum of Fine Arts, Drawing Connections, Boston, MA
2015          The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Mission Hill Gallery, Changing Cities, Boston, MA
                   The Piano Craft Gallery, The School of the Museum of Fine Arts: MFA First Year Exhibition, Boston, MA
2012          The Rick Rhodes Gallery, You Are Safe, Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Charleston, SC
                   Mason Meyers Fine Art, 12th Annual Art Papers Art Auction, Atlanta, GA (invitational)
2011          Redux Contemporary Art Center, Reorientation VI, Charleston, SC (juried)
2009          Redux Contemporary Art Center, Reorientation IV, Charleston, SC (juried)
                   Fraser Gallery, Delete Apathy: Promoting Environmental Action, Charleston, SC
                   Scoop Studios, One Night Stand, Charleston, SC
2008          Lime Blue Gallery, Fresh Work: Graduates of the College of Charleston, Charleston, SC
                   Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Young Contemporaries, Charleston, SC (juried)
2007          Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Young Contemporaries, Charleston, SC (juried)

 

Interdisciplinary Collaborations

2017         The Berklee College of Music, Recital Hall, Birth Performance, with Olga Kisseleva, Boston, MA
                   The Lilypad, Birth Performance, with Olga Kisseleva and Alejandro Gonzalez, Boston, MA
                   The Space Studio, Massiff, with Julian Picado and Alejandro Gonzalez, Boston, MA
                   The Berklee College of Music, Zero Gravity Room, Connections Performance, with Alejandro Gonzalez, Boston, MA

 

Professional Experience

2017          New England Conservatory, Teacher Assistant, Visual Art Studio Course, Boston, MA  
2014          The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Barbara and Stephen Grossman Gallery, Gallery Assistant, Boston, MA
2009-13    Redux Contemporary Art Center, Art Instructor, Charleston, SC
2010-13    The Citadel, Guest Artist Instructor, Charleston, SC
2008-12    Fraser Studio and Gallery, Studio Manager, Charleston, SC

 

bibliography

2012          Re:Union, In Print & In Person, Art and Literary Journal, Art Feature, Charleston, SC
2012          Charleston Style and Design, From Paris to Peru, May, Charleston, SC
2011          West Of, You Are Safe, Piccolo Spoleto Comes to West Ashley, Charleston, SC
2011          Carolina Arts, Rick Rhodes Art Gallery in Charleston, SC presents You Are Safe Exhibit, Vol. 15, No. 6, June
2008          Miscellany, The Literary and Art Journal of the College of Charleston, Cover Feature, Charleston, SC

 

Awards and Grants

2014-16    The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Graduate Merit Scholarship, Boston, MA
2012          SC Arts Commission, Lowcountry Quarterly Arts Grant, Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Charleston, SC
2009          SC Art Commission, Lowcountry Quarterly Arts Grant, in collaboration with the Coastal Conservation League, Charleston, SC
2008          College of Charleston, Outstanding Student Award, Visual Art, Charleston, SC
2007          College of Charleston, Janet M. Simcox Studio Art Merit Scholarship, Charleston, SC
2004-08    College of Charleston, President's Academic Scholarship, Charleston, SC
                   College of Charleston, LIFE Academic Scholarship, Charleston, SC

 

professional affiliations

2014-present     New England Museum Association Member, academic affiliation through Tufts University, Boston, MA

 

education

2016          The School of the Museum of Fine Arts and Tufts University, Master of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
2008          College of Charleston, Studio Art and Arts Management, cum laude, Charleston, SC