Allison Geremia, An exploration of adornment, 2015 - Wedding, Berlin.

Allison Geremia

Cell: 401-529-4014

Email: allisongeremia@gmail.com

 

Education

 

2015 – current Transart Institute for Creative Research

                        Through the University of Plymouth, UK

    PhD: Practice-Based Research, Jewelry Theory

Dissertation Title: The Normative Structure of Brooches and the Destabilization of its Usage in Reflexive Contemporary Practice

   MPhil: Practice-Based Research

 

2011 – 2014:   Parsons the New School for Design

Through the Smithsonian Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum

   MA: History of Decorative Arts and Design

Major Courses of Study: Contemporary Jewelry & American Furniture

 

2007-2011:      University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

   BFA: Artisanry ~ Jewelry/Metals

   BA: Art History

  

Group Exhibitions:

 January 19 – February 4: The Big Show

            At Imago Foundation for the Arts, Warren, Rhode Island

            “Tools of the Trade”

 

January 4-24, 2019: Ephemeral Archives Juried Exhibition

At Emerge Gallery, Greenville NC

As a part of the East Carolina University Material Topics Symposium

“Exploration of Adornment”

 

November 12-17, 2018: Anonymous Brooklyn

At Brooklyn Metal Works, Brooklyn, New York

As a part of New York City Jewelry Week

“Organic Cast Pendant”

January 13, 2017: Poster Presentations

At Casa Seminario 12, CDMX, Mexico

            As a part of the Else Foundation Symposium

 “We Play Chalkboard”, a social sculpture by Veronica Marina Fazzio-Welf - Participant and Collaborator

 

November & December, 2017: DeBlois Holiday Show

            At DeBlois Gallery, Middletown, Rhode Island

            Month-long jewelry exhibition of fine jewelry

 

October, 2016: DeBlois Featured Jeweler

            At DeBlois Gallery, Middletown, Rhode Island

            Month-long jewelry exhibition focused on casting

 

November & December, 2015: DeBlois Holiday Show

            At DeBlois Gallery, Middletown, Rhode Island

            Month-long jewelry exhibition of fine jewelry

 

August 13, 2015: MPhil Exhibition

            At Heizhaus Project Space/Uferstudios, Wedding, Berlin

            Jewelry projection and self-surveillance

 

April 2011: Artisanry Senior Show

At the Narrows Center for the Arts, Fall River, Massachusetts

An exhibition of thesis work from Artisanry seniors from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

 

February 2011: Craft Boston

Held by the Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, Massachusetts

An exhibition of selected work from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Artisanry students shown at Craft Boston

 

May 2010: Enamel for Jewelry and Vessels

At the Star Store second floor gallery, New Bedford, Massachusetts

An exhibition of chosen work that demonstrated the technical skill of individual enamellists

 

April 2010: Explorations II

At the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus gallery

An exhibition of sophomore and junior work chosen from Artisanry students of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

 

October 2010: Chasing and Repoussé

At the Star Store second floor gallery, New Bedford, Massachusetts

An exhibition of chosen pieces with a skillful demonstration of chasing and repoussé technique

 

April 2009: Explorations I

At the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth campus gallery

An exhibition of sophomore and junior work chosen from Artisanry students of University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

 

October 2008: Stone Setting

At the Star Store second floor gallery, New Bedford, Massachusetts

An exhibition of chosen pieces with a skillful demonstration of creative stone setting techniques