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Boise, ID

StudioRachelLambert@gmail.com

 

 

Education

 

2015             Master of Fine Arts in Visual Art, Boise State University, Boise, ID, Magna Cum Laude

 

2011             Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art, Concentration in Photography, Ernest G. Welch School of                        Art and Design, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA, Summa Cum Laude

 

Professional Experience

 

2017-            Assistant Property Manager, Caillier Property Management, Boise, ID

 

2016 -           Art Instructor, City of Boise – Parks and Recreation, Boise, ID

 

2016 -17       Director, Black Bar Gallery, Boise, ID

                                       

2016            Juror, Idaho Center for the Book, 2016 Booker's Dozen, Boise, ID

 

                    Volunteer Art Instructor, Boise Art Museum's Art in the Park, Boise, ID

                   

                    Gallery Staff, Shakespeare’s First Folio, AHI Gallery, Boise State University, Boise, ID

                 

                    Volunteer Art Instructor, Science Day, Madison River Foundation, Ennis, MT

 

                    Guest Critic, Bishop Kelly High School, Boise, ID

 

2013 -15      Graduate Teaching Assistant/Instructor, Boise State University, Boise, ID

 

2015            Guest Services, Firehole Ranch, West Yellowstone, MT

 

                    Visiting Sculpture Critic, Boise State University, Boise, ID

 

2014            Gallery Docent, Arts & Humanities Institute Gallery, Boise State University, Boise, ID

 

                    Assistant Representative, Boise Art Museum’s Collector’s Forum Event, AHI Gallery, Boise, ID

 

                    Guest Services, Kirkwood Resort and Marina, West Yellowstone, MT

 

2013 -14      Graduate Representative, Visiting Artist and Scholar Program Committee, Boise State                                    University, Boise, ID

 

2012 -15      Vice President/Founding Member, Super Art Soda Student Organization, Boise State                                      University, Boise, ID

 

2013             Sales Associate, Yellowstone Park Village, West Yellowstone, MT

 

2012,14        Instructor, Silicone mold-making workshop, Boise State University, Boise, ID

 

2008 -12       Photographer/Digital Archivist/Auditor, Ciba Vision/Alcon, Duluth, GA

 

2011             Volunteer Host, Society for Photographic Education National Conference, Sheraton Hotel,                              Atlanta, GA

 

2010             Volunteer Host, Atlanta Celebrates Photography’s Annual Photography Auction, King Plow Arts                      Center, Atlanta, GA

 

 

Web Publications and Reviews

 

2016             Indoors and Outdoors: Artworks by Rachel Lambert, Artist Run Website, Vancouver, WA          http://www.artistrunwebsite.com/blog/1596/Indoors+and+Outdoors%3A+Artworks+by+Rachel+Lambert

 

                     Designer/Creator, www.RyanTomczyk.com

 

2015             MFA WrittenThesis, http://scholarworks.boisestate.edu/td/926/

 

2014             Featured Artist at Modern Art Event, Idaho Statesman, Boise, ID                                                                      http://www.idahostatesman.com/2014/05/01/3164498/first-thursday-modern-art.html

 

2011             Featured Artist, USA On The Fly - Fly Fishing Resource, Lansing, MI

                     http://USAOnTheFly.com

 

                     Featured Artist, Creative Loafing, Weekend Arts Agenda for Anima and Animus Group                                    Exhibition, Atlanta, GA http://clatl.com/culturesurfing/archives/2011/01/07/weekend-arts

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2017           John D. Spiak Selects: 2017 Idaho Triennial, Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID

 

2016           Square Foot Fiber Art Pin Up Show, South East Fiber Art Alliance, Chamblee, GA

 

2015           MFA Thesis Exhibition, Hemingway Center, Boise State University, Boise, ID

 

                    Featured Artist, Slide Inn, Cameron, MT

 

                    Harriman Heritage Days, Harriman Ranch, Island Park, ID

 

2014           Featured Artist, Firehole Ranch, West Yellowstone, MT

 

                    Modern Art Event, Super Art Soda, Modern Hotel and Bar, Boise, ID

                   

                    Cathryn Mallory Selects: 2014 Juried Student Exhibition, Visual Arts Center, Boise, ID

 

2013           Featured Artist, Firehole Ranch, West Yellowstone, MT

                   

                    Modern Art Event, Super Art Soda, Modern Hotel and Bar, Boise, ID

 

                    Whitney Tassie Selects: 2013 Juried Student Exhibition, Visual Arts Center, Boise, ID

 

2011           Spring BFA Exhibition, Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 

                   Michael Rooks Selects: 2011 Juried Student Exhibition, Ernest G. Welch School of Art and                            Design Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 

                    Anima and Animus, Young Blood Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 

                    Festival of Arts, Cumming First United Methodist Church, Cumming, GA

 

2009           Scot Safon Selects: 2009 Juried Student Exhibition, Ernest G. Welch School of Art and Design                      Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 

2007           Visual Arts Student Exhibition, Georgia Perimeter College Fine Art Gallery, Clarkston, GA

 

2004           Student Exhibition Gallery Show, Valdosta State University Fine Art Gallery, Valdosta, GA

 

 

Awards and Honors

 

2014           1st Place, Juried Student Exhibition, Visual Arts Center, Boise, ID

 

2011           Ernest G. Welch Undergraduate Photography Award, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

 

                   Photography Faculty Award, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

 

                    Juror’s Top Ten Award, Michael Rooks selects: 2011 Juried Student Exhibition, Ernest G.                            Welch School of Art and Design Gallery, Atlanta, GA

 

                    Nominee, Georgia State Undergraduate Research Conference, Georgia State University,                            Atlanta, GA

 

2007          3rd Place, Visual Arts Student Exhibition, Georgia Perimeter College Fine Art Gallery, Clarkston,                     GA

 

2006          Finalist, Photographer’s Forum’s 25th Annual College Student Contest, June 1, 2006 Illus. Pg. 93

 

                  Honorable Mention, Georgia District Art and Talent Showcase, Oglethorpe University, Atlanta,                       GA

 

2004          Governor’s Honors Program for Visual Arts, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA

 

2002          Finalist, Georgia Association of Christian Schools Fine Arts Competition, Rock Eagle 4-H                               Center, Eatonton, GA

 

Professional and Technical Expertise

 

 

Software

                   Microsoft Office; Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Silver Fast, iMovie; Audacity; Rhinoceros 3D,                        123D Catch, Sculptris, 123D Make, NextEngine, ScanStudio

 

Alternative Media       

                   Synthetic and natural fibers, fabric, textiles, upholstery, silicone, feathers, faux fur, flocking

 

                   Pattern design/construction, hand and machine sewing, stretching, leather punching

 

                   Repurposing, alternative surface applications and coloration processes

 

                   Book making, paper folding, and design

 

Sculpture   

                   Plaster, wood, plastic, wax, iron, bronze, copper, brass, paper, wire

 

                   Form construction, installation, casting, power tools, plasma torch cutting, metal pouring and                          working,  mold-making, sealing and finishing

               

Photography

                   Small, medium, and large format film cameras, digital SLRs, studio lighting

 

                   Black & white, color film and printing processes; alternative processes of cyanotype, Van Dyke                    Brown, albumen, liquid emulsions, Pyrofoto

 

Ceramics

                   Hand-building, wheel throwing, high- and low-firing techniques, repairing, slip-casting, sgraffito,                      glazes and  stains

 

Ephemeral Art

                  Performance, gift-giving, biodegradable outdoor installations, participatory/relational aesthetics