curriculum vita:

EDUCATION: 

2008    Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Master of Fine Arts, Visual Studies

2006    Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Visual Art

2005    College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN, B.A. Studio Arts, Summa Cum Laude

 

COLLEGIATE TEACHING EXPERIENCE:

2014-Present   Assistant Professor of Fine Art: Drawing Area Head. Indiana University Southeast, New Albany IN

2013-Present    BFA Program Coordinator, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany IN

2011-2014       Visiting Assistant Professor of Fine Arts: Drawing Area. Indiana University Southeast,  New Albany IN​

2010-2011       Visiting Artist (Professor): Foundation Drawing I, Foundation Drawing II, Figure Drawing, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2009-2010       Adjunct Professor: Foundation Drawing II, Figure Drawing, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN​

2009-2010         Fine arts Junior Review committee member, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2009 - 2010     Adjunct Professor, Sculpture I, Saint John’s University, Collegeville, MN

2008 - 2009     Adjunct Professor, Foundation Drawing II, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

 

AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS:  

2016               CSB/SJU Fine Arts Series: Invited Artist. Three days of visiting artist engagements Janurary, 20th- 22nd  2016 at St. John’s University. Collegeville, MN

2015               Invited  Lecturer at the We All Draw: Interdisciplinary Symposium. London, England UK 

2015               Invited Awards Juror for the Ley Lines: National Juried Exhibition at Hammond Hall Gallery at Jacksonville State University. Jacksonville, AL

2015               Faculty Research Grant in Aid, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN 

2015               Faculty Development Travel Grant, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

2014               Summer Faculty Research Fellowship, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

2014               Faculty research and creativity support grant, Indiana University Southeast, New Albany, IN

2013               Johnson Fund Sponsorship recipient: Visiting Scholar in the Area of fine Arts, Gustavus Adolphus College. St. Peter, MN

2006-2008      Trustees Scholarship, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2006-2008      Opportunity Grant, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2006               3rd place Sculpture, “Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition,” Minnesota State Fair St. Paul, MN

2003               Omega Chapter, Delta-Epsilon-Sigma, National Academic Honor Society

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS/ TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS:

2016                Lived In, Works By Emily Sheehan and Mallory Wetherell. Indiana University East, Richmond IN

2014                "I have my moments", recent drawings by Emily Sheehan, Green Building Gallery.Louisville KY

2013                New Works by Emily Sheehan, Schaefer Gallery, Gustavus Adolphus College. St. Peter, MN

2012                Self Described: Selected works by Emily Sheehan, Bellarmine University. Louisville,  KY

2012                Drawing on Experience: Selected Drawings by Emily Sheehan, Indiana University Southeast, 

                        New Albany IN 

 

SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS:

2016               Inspired Lines: Appleton Drawing Biennial, Juror Alison Farris. Appleton Museum of Art. Ocala FL

2016               IU East 2nd National Juried Exhibition: Art + Science. Juror Lily Simonson. Tom Thomas Gallery at Indiana University East, Richmond IN

2016               29th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition. Juror Brooke Davis Anderson Abercrombie Gallery at Mcneese State University. Lake Charles, LA

2016               Drawing Lines Across Mediums. SITE: Brookyln. Brookyln, NY

2015               35th Annual Bradley International Exhibition of Drawings and Prints, Juried by Beth Garbowski. Heuser  Arts Gallery at Bradley University, Peoria, IL

2015               Drawing Discourse, 6th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing, Juror Vira Britton, Tucker Cook Gallery at the University of North Carolina Ashville, Ashville, NC

2014               The Drawing Show at Multiples Art Fair, Chicago, IL

2010               Spaces Between-Between Spaces, Selected Print exhibition, Arts Center of Saint Peter St. Peter Minnesota.

2010               Woman and Water rights Exhibition MCAD Collaboration with the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis MN

2008               Introspections, Juror Amy Mackie, Mills Pond House Gallery, NY

2008               4th Annual Self Portrait Exhibition, 33 Collective, Chicago, IL

2007               Art Perchance Exhibition, Second Floor Atrium of the Target Wing, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minneapolis MN      

2007               Get StARTed, Chambers Burnet Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2006, 2004     Minnesota State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Minnesota State Fair, St. Paul, MN

 

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2016                Invitational Exhibition at the Beverly Center of Fine Arts, Chicago IL

2014                IU Southeast Fine Arts Faculty Show. New Albany IN

2013                Indiana University Regional Campus Fine Art Faculty Exhibition, IUFW   

2009                Second Invitational Monster Drawing Rally, Midway center for Contemporary Arts, Minneapolis, MN  

2009                Process/Practice: MCAD Faculty Exhibition, Minneapolis Collage of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN 

2008                First invitational Monster Drawing Rally, Midway center for Contemporary Arts, Minneapolis, MN 

2008                MFA Thesis Exhibition, The Soap Factory Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2008                Situations, Book inspired Installation Art, Invitational “Hand-to-Hand”: Artistic Collaboration, Minnesota Center for Book Arts, Minneapolis, MN

 

 

COLLECTIONS:

2008                 Print included in the permanent collection of the Weisman Art Museum, Minneapolis, MN

2008                 Print included in the permanent collection of the Target Corporation, Minneapolis, MN

2005                 Five Sculptures selected for inclusion in the President’s collection, College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, MN

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

2016 (Forthcoming)  Visiting Artist Lecture at Indiana University East, Richmond, IN

2015                Visiting Artist Lecture at Jacksonville St. University, Jacksonville AL  

           Participant in the Thinking Through Drawing: Educators Workshop, London England, UK

           Juror for the Scholastic Art competition, Drawings and Illustration. Louisville, KY   

2013                Johnson Fund Sponsorship recipient: Visiting Artist Lecture and Workshop, Gustavus Adolphus College. St. Peter, MN

2013                Juror for the Scholastic Art competition, Drawings and Prints. Louisville, KY   

2012                Judge for Annual Student Show, Bellarmine University. Louisville, KY

                        Juror for American Printing House For the Blind Annual Exhibition. Louisville, KY

2008                Juror for Jerome foundation New York mills Creative Residency, New York Mills MN

2007-2008       Fine Arts/Drawing Graduate Assistant, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2007                Illustrator, Developmental Indicators for the Assessment of Learning, 4th Edition (DIAL-4™), Pearson Education, Minneapolis, MN

 

 

NON-COLLEGIATE ART INSTRUCTION:

2012                Life Drawing Instructor, Adult Programing Louisville Arts Association. Louisville, KY

2011                Sculpture instructor: Mold-Making and Multiples course, Paper Sculpture course. Continuing Studies Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

                        Sculpture Instructor, Youth and Teen Program Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MN

2010                Drawing Instructor, Youth and Teen Program Minneapolis Institute of Arts, MN

2010                Drawing Instructor, Bloomington Art Center, Bloomington, MN

2007                Teaching Assistant, Foundation Drawing I, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN

2005                Teaching Assistant, Sculpture I, St. Johns University, Collegeville, MN

2000 - 2008     Summer Art & Activity Leader, Ramalynn Montessori Academy, Bloomington, MN

 

 

 

 

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