Brenda D. Howell

 

Education

University Of Pennsylvania, Bachelor of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Tyler School of Art, Temple University,  Philadelphia, PA coursework

Selected Exhibitions

2017
MamaCITA Bi Annual Exhibition, Cheltenham Center for the Arts, Cheltenham, PA

2016
Simplicity, Juried Show, William Penn Charter School, Philadelphia, PA

2015
Re.Collection, Group Show and Installation, Cheltenham Center for the Arts, Cheltenham, PA

2014
The Road to Here, B-Square Gallery, Philadelphia,   PA
Looking Up at the Cosmos, Mission First Housing Commission, Permanent Installation,  Philadelphia, PA

2013
Represent, Langman Gallery Space, Jenkintown,   PA
Begin: Hope, Faith, Resilience, Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, PA
One Year, Installation, Fringe Arts Festival, The Rotunda University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, PA

2012
Beginnings, Permanent Installation , Einstein Medical Center Montgomery, Norristown, PA
Forgotten Philadelphia, Fairmount Park Welcome Center, Philadelphia, PA,  Arcadia University, Glenside, PA, Abington Art Center, Juried, Abington,   PA

2011
Landscape Love Affair: Works From Fairmount Park and Beyond , LOVE Park Welcome Center,  Philadelphia, PA
Following the Line, Art in City Hall, Juried, Philadelphia, PA

2010
(W)holon, Walker Fine Art Center Gallery, Martinsville, VA – Abington Art Center, Abington, PA
Women in the Arts, Abington Friends School, Abington, PA`

2009
MamaCITA at Green Lane Commons, Manayunk,   PA

2008
New Faces, Art in City Hall, Juried, Philadelphia, PA
MamaCITA at Fetters Mill Inn, Huntingdon Valley, PA

2006
Philadelphia Sketch Club, Juried, Philadelphia, PA

Awards

Niche Student Award Finalist, Philadelphia Buyers Market of American Crafts

Bibliography

Liberty City Press
Vessels Carry Message Article by Shiela Simmons, January 15, 2013

PHL17- Eye Opener
The “One Year” art installation. An interview with Lauren Intindoli of PHL17/WPHL. Aired January 8, 2013.

Forgotten Philadelphia:  Art and Writing Inspired by Philadelphia Heritage Sites, Edited by Melissa Tevere, et al. Philadelphia Stories, Inc. 2012

NewsWorks.org
Maleka Fruean: “Artists continue their work memorializing every Philadelphia homicide victim of 2012″. Continuing coverage by WHYY of the One Year art installation. December 2012

Philadelphia Inquirer
Amy S. Rosenberg: “Images to Soothe”. Article about the MamaCita piece- Beginnings, installed in the new Einstein Montgomery Hospital. September 2012

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