EVA MANTELL

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015: Autumn Almanac, The Nassau Club, Princeton, NJ, curated by Marie Sturken

2011: start with an empty cup, Solo Series II, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, Pa, curated by Laura Burnham

2010: Fictional Fabric, New Jersey Artists Series, Johnson and Johnson World Headquarters Gallery, New Brunswick, NJ, curated by Ashley Atkins

Pattern/Sequence, Princeton Windrows, Princeton, NJ, curated by Marta Sebor

2008: recent work, The Anne Reeves Studio, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ, curated by Anne Reeves

2006: art heals the artist, New Jersey Spine Center, Bedminster, NJ/ Somerset Orthopedic Associates, Bridgewater, NJ, curated by Nancy Dwyer

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016: The Politics of Water, Bernstein Gallery, Princeton University, curated by Kate Somers

Animal Architecture, D and R Greenway, Princeton, NJ, curated by Donna Payton

2014: Overflow, Mt. Airy Contemporary Arts, Philadelphia, Pa

2012: Recyclone, West Windsor Art Center, Princeton Junction, NJ, curated by Tricia Fagan

2011: float and jumble, video/performance project at the Visual Arts Center, Summit, NJ, curated by Mari D’Alessandro; Humble Beginnings, Arts Council of the Morris Area, NJ, curated by Mary Birmingham; An Exchange with Sol Lewitt, Mass Moca, North Adams, MA, a curatorial project by Regine Basha

2010: h.w.w. (hi walt whitman) installation in the street-level windows, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ, curated by Maria Evans; Cut It Up, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY, curated by Virginia Walsh; Video for Heidi Latsky’s Gimp, Dublin Dance Festival and Everyman Playhouse, Liverpool, England

2009: Cutters, The Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ, (catalogue) curated by Mary Birmingham; Video for Heidi Latsky’s Gimp, Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston; Artists, Educators, Alchemists, Stuart Country Day School, Princeton, NJ, curated by Phyllis Wright

2008: 1 x 1 video series, The Jersey City Museum, Jersey City, NJ, curated by Rocio Aranda-Alvarado; The Peekskill Project, Peekskill NY and illy’s Push Button House block party, NYC, curated by Ombretta Agro’ Andruff; Video for Heidi Latsky’s Gimp, Dance New Amsterdam, NYC

2007: The Coffee Cup Project, Art Under the Bridge Festival, DUMBO Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY, and Communiversity, Princeton, NJ; Video for Mary Fulham’s Trophy Wife, LaMaMa ETC, NYC

2006: Eviction Blues II, the office of Borough President of Manhattan/Asian American Arts Centre, NYC

2005: Between Two Continents and Beyond, an independent project of the Istanbul Biennial, curated by Renee Vara and Waterways, Venice, Italy; Wrong Exposure: FOTO ANTWERPEN 2005, Belgium, curated by Ria Van Landeghem; Visual design/video for Balletto Stiletto by Mary Fulham and performance for LaMama Birds, LaMama ETC, NYC; Eviction, Asian American Arts Centre, NYC

REVIEWS/NEWS

Seeing Through the Openings  Ilene Dube, centraljersey.com, Oct 9, 2015

Vote for Art that Heals, Ilene Dube, The Artful Blogger.com, Mar 16, 2012

Puzzles of the Brain, Ilene Dube, The ArtfulBlogger.com, Feb 25, 2012

From Milk to Mascara, Ilene Dube, The Artful Blogger.com, Feb 10, 2012

Adventurous Works from Four Soloists, Victoria Donohoe, Philadelphia Inquirer, May 27, 2011

Float and Jumble, NJ.Com, May 26, 2011

Art For Good, Bonnie Schultz, AllPrinceton.com, Dec 26, 2011

Brooklyn Museum Artists Books, Jen Roth, NYARC.org, Dec 6. 2010

Advocates for Homeless Lauded, Spencer Gaffney, Trenton Times, NJ Oct 8, 2009

Cutters and Paper Confetti, Ilene Dube, The Artful Blogger, Feb 24, 2009

Dance MagazineHeidi Latsky at the Institute of Contemporary Art Boston, Theodore Bale, May 2009

On the Scene with John Bathke, NJ News, CNN/ABC affiliates, 2008, 2009

Junk Mail is Her Medium, Ilene Dube, Time Off, Apr 2008

Good After the Last Drop, Susan Van Dongen, Time Off, Jan 2008

Paul Robeson Center Opens with Home Exhibit, U.S. 1, June 4, 2008

Balletto Stiletto, Martin Denton, NYtheatre.com Dec 2005

The Twelve Dancing Princesses, Georgia Kirtland, New Theater Corps Blog Spot Dec 2, 2005

Artwork by Donation, Bits, Pieces Arrive for Library Mural, Chris Karmoil, Trenton Times, NJ, Jan 18 2004

Through the Flames, Francine Russo, Village Voice, Mar 2003

Cycling the Journey with Dawn Akemi Saito, Peggy H. Cheng, The Dance Insider, 2003

Paraplu’s en antennes beginnen nieuw leven, Sylvain Luyckx, Het Nieuwsblad, Belgium Jan 18, 2001

Spotlight: Tick, Tiger, Trout, Adam McGovern, Smug Magazine, Feb 1997

Voice Choices, Village Voice, Sep 26, 1995

Natural Reactions to the World, Cathy Curtis, LA Times, Sep 13, 1994

Judith Hoffberg, Umbrella, Dec 1994, and 1993

Art, Kim Levin, Jan 26, 1993

Scene and Heard, Robert Atkins, Feb 16, 1993

War and the Muse, Adam McGovern, Cover Magazine, May 1991

Open Doors: China June 4th 1989, Kim Levin, Village Voice, Nov 14, 1989

COLLECTIONS

Book collections at Brown University, The Cleveland Art Institute, University of Delaware, The Museum of Modern Art, The Walker Art Center, Yale University, The Brooklyn Museum of Art; The Zimmerli Museum, The Noyes Museum and other public, corporate and private collections

AWARDS/RESIDENCIES

2011: Joya: Arte e Ecologia Artists Residency, Cortijada Los Gazquez, Spain

2007: Print Fellow, Brodsky Center for Innovative Print and Paper, New Brunswick, NJ

2005: Catherine M. Kapoor Artist-in-Residence Award, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ

1996: Women’s Studio Workshop Production Grant, Rosendale, NY

LECTURES/ PUBLIC SPEAKING

2015: The Healing Science of Art, Carrier Clinic, Belle Mead, NJ

2014: National Center for Creative Aging, Washington D.C.

2013: NJ Arts Education Collective, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

Visiting Artist, Chance and Choices, Teachers’ Symposium, Visual Arts Center of NJ, Summit, NJ

2012: From Milk to Mascara: Encounters with Unexpected Materials in Contemporary Art, in conjunction with Recyclone, West Windsor Art Center, Princeton Junction, NJ

2009: Branching Out, Professional Development Workshop, St. Thomas Moore School, Pittsburgh, Pa

Lecturer, Art and Games; Art and Literacy, Professional Development Workshops, Teachers as Scholars Program, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ

2008: Breaking Down the Walls: Reaching Youth, Families and Communities through the Arts, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, organized by Lois Saperstein

Urban Dwellings: Between Blight and Activism, Arts Council of Princeton, organized by E. Carmen Ramos

2006: Dolores Links and the Placebo Effect, The History and Theory of Metavisuality in the Visual Arts, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN organized by Beauvais Lyons and Victor Margolin

Light and Shadows, Visiting Artist, Math & Science Exploratory School, Brooklyn, NY, organized by Susan Jeremy

2005: The Decorated Screen/Part II, College Art Association, Atlanta, GA, New Research in Popular Culture, organized by Beauvais Lyons

2003:The Decorated Screen: Women’s Traditional Decorative Work and the Television, College Art Association, NYC, Fictive Art, organized by Antoinette LaFarge and Lise Patt

TEACHING

2010 to Present: Community Outreach Manager; Lead Artist, Creative Aging and Arts and HealthPrinceton Hospital in the Acute Care for the Elderly Unit, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ

Lead Artist, Art for Caregivers, a pilot program to put art techniques into the hands of family and professional caregivers, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ

2003 to Present: Co-ordinator/Lead Artist, Arts/Xchange, a program for at-risk students from K to 12 from Homefront of NJ, in a weekly family-style class served up with a hot meal, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ

2003-2010: Lead Artist, depARTures, a curated series of conversations with artists in their studios, including Eileen Neff, Paula Hayes, Dennis Oppenheim, Aron Namenwirth, Stuart Elster, Laura Watt, Melissa Marks and more, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ

EDUCATION

1988: MFA, School of Visual Arts, NYC

1985: BA, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, magna cum laude, English Literature

1983/4: Junior Year Abroad, Somerville College, Oxford University, England

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2012: Certificate: National Center for Creative Aging Training, Arts Council of Princeton, NJ

2011: Certificate: Creative Aging Training Institute, The Creative Center, NYC