Résumé

Daniel Steven Venne

danielvenne1@gmail.com

Education

MFA, Interdisciplinary Art.
Goddard College, Plainfield, VT, February 2005
BFA, Communication Arts and Design. Summa Cum Laude
Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond VA, May 1994


Selected Exhibitions

2016

“Art on Paper National”
Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD.

“Pastel National Exhibition”
Wichita Center for the Arts, Wichita, KS.

“Open Regional Juried Exhibition”
Hill Center Gallery, Washington, DC.

2015

“Postcards From the Edge”
Luhring Augustine Gallery, New York, NY.

“The Guild”
Brentwood Arts Exchange, Lowe House, Annapolis, MD.

2014

“Critical Contacts”
Capitol Arts Network, Rockville, MD.

“Open Regional Juried Exhibition”
Hill Center Gallery, Washington, DC.

“Prince George’s Sampler”
Brentwood Arts Exchange, Brentwood, MD.

2013

“cARToons”
Politics and Prose, Washington, DC.

“India” (one-man show)
Globe Hall, Montgomery College, Germantown, MD.

“Strokes of Genius”
Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD.

2012

“Memories From All Directions”
Prince George’s Department of Parks and Recreation, Cultural Heritage Division, Lowe House, Annapolis, MD.

“Looking For Now” (one-man show)
Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC.

2011

“Power Shift”
Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC.

“Strokes of Genius”
Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD.

“Got Art?”
The Creative Center, New York, NY.

2010

“Art on Paper National”
Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD.

“Wall 2 Wall”
Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD.

2009

“International Artists Juried Exhibition”
National Opera Gallery, Cairo, Egypt.

My Space on Seventh”
Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC.

“Americas 2009”
Minot State University, Minot, ND.

2008

“Cornucopia”
Huntington Center, Bowie, MD.

2007

“Group Show”
65 Steps Gallery, Harper’s Ferry, WV.

2006

“Cartalog”
University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.


Lectures

April 2009: “Brainwork,” Confluence. Foundations in Art Theory & Education (FATE) Conference, Portland, OR.

October 2009 “The Man Who Painted Holes,” Visions of War: The Arts Represent Conflict. 23rd Annual National Conference on Liberal Arts and the Education of Artists at the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY.

October 2011: “Museums For the Marginalized,” Crossing the Borders. 25th Annual National Conference on Liberal Arts and the Education of Artists at the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY.

September 2012: “Metaphors and Creativity,” Salisbury State University, Salisbury, MD.

October 2013: “Is it Art or Illustration?” Historia del Arte a los Estudios de Arte. International Conference, Ibero University, Mexico City, Mexico.

January 2015: “Trust the Process,” Evolution, Devolution, or Stasis. 25th Annual AFACCT Conference, Carroll Community College, Westminster, MD.

October, 2015: “The Measurement of a Muse,” Art Is…. 29th Annual National Conference on Liberal Arts and the Education of Artists at the School of Visual Arts, New York, NY.

January, 2016: “Visionary Thinking,” Linking Education to Life. 25th Annual AFACCT Conference. College of Southern Maryland, La Plata, MD.


Teaching Experience

UNIVERSITY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

2001 – present

  • Advanced Figure Drawing
  • Advanced Painting
  • Art Appreciation
Introduction to Painting
  • Basic Drawing
  • Computer Illustration
  • Figure Drawing
  • Foundations of Design
  • History of Graphic Design
  • Illustration Techniques
  • Interdisciplinary Art
  • Visual Thinking
  • World Art History: Ancient to Renaissance
  • World Art History: Renaissance to Contemporary

Additional Activities at UDC:

  • Art Program Coordinator
  • Director of Gallery 42, University Art Gallery
  • Curriculum Committee, Promotions Committee, Search Committees, Sabbatical Committee, Art Lab Committee, Outreach Committee, Black History Month Committee, Honors Committee for the College of Arts and Sciences

COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN MARYLAND

2000 – 2008

  • World Art History I
  • World Art History II
  • Basic Design
  • Introduction to Drawing

MONTGOMERY COLLEGE

1998 – present

  • Introduction to Drawing
  • Advanced Drawing
  • Figure Drawing
  • Color Theory and Practice

Employment History

FREELANCE ART, DESIGN, & ILLUSTRATION

1995 – present

Providing illustration, portraits, promotional graphics, greeting cards, murals, merchandising display, and decorative painting.

Clients & Publications:

  • The United Way
  • 
City Paper
  • The Army Times
  • World Magazine
  • The Science Teacher Magazine
  • The Washington Redskins
  • Sasha Bruce Home for Boys and Girls
  • Rivera Design
  • Sterling Optical
  • Hexagon Theater
  • Sidwell Friends
  • Smithsonian National Postal Museum

ATELIER CREATIVE

WASHINGTON, DC
2000 – 2002

Graphic Designer. Created informational graphics, logos, newsletters, and other print
media for a variety of clients.

Clients:

  • US Customs
  • Reading Is Fundamental
  • National Physical Therapy Association

KATHLEEN MCDONALD ENTERPRISES, LTD.

MCLEAN, VA

Graphic Designer, Illustrator, and Account Manager for firm specializing in direct
marketing for non-profit associations. Developed marketing and informational
packages, analyzed results, communicated with print shops and mail service bureaus.

Clients:

  • Cancer Research Foundation
  • National Osteoporosis Foundation
  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • AIDS Action
  • Epilepsy Foundation