Curriculum Vitae

Education

2007-2013   B.F.A. cum laude in Painting, University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), Greensboro, NC,  May 2013

Solo Shows

2017           While I Wander, Camino Bakery, Winston-Salem, NC, June 2017

Two-Person Shows

2016           Material Fact: Collaborative Works by Ellen-Kelly Bryan and Steisha Pintado, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, May 2016

2016           Native Of My Mind, The Art Gallery at FTCC, Fayetteville, NC, March 2016

2014           Character Study Featuring: Julie Armbruster and Steisha Pintado, EUC Gallery, UNCG, March 2014

Group Exhibitions

2017           100 for 100, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, June 2016

2016           100 for 100, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, June 2016

2015           Interwoven, UNCG Art Truck: Project One Art, Greensboro, NC, October 2015.

2015           Timescale, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, June 2015

2015           100 for 100, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, June 2015

2015           Mixed Meow, AIGA Philadelphia Space, Philadelphia, PA, January 2015  

2014           Oh Snap!, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, December 2014

2014           The State of the Art / Art of the State, Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC, September 2014

2014           100 for 100, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, April 2014

2013           2013 Senior Show, Gatewood Gallery, UNCG, Spring 2013

2013           100 for 100, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, Spring 2013

2012           Why We Draw, Gatewood Gallery, UNCG, Fall 2012

2012           Art & Design Student Exhibition, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, Fall 2012

2012           Drawing and Painting Show, Gatewood Gallery, UNCG, Spring 2012

2011           Art & Design Student Exhibition, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, Spring 2011

Special Projects

2013-Present    Reperforming Memes, Founder and administrator of artist collaboration project focusing on the reperformance of Internet memes.

2012-2013      Pre-Cinematic Animation Devices of the Nineteenth Century, Undergraduate Research Assistantship conducted with Dr. Heather Holian, Assistant Professor of Art History, UNCG, August 2012-May 2013

2009-2010      a Collaborative, co-founder and organizer of a local non-profit public participatory art program, Greensboro, NC

Conference Presentations

2013               Presenter. “Remediated Optical Toys and the Animated GIF.” The Carolyn & Norwood Thomas Undergraduate Research Expo, UNCG, Greensboro, NC, Spring 2013

2013               Presenter. “Remediated Optical Toys and the Animated GIF.” National Conference on Undergraduate Research, University of Wisconsin at La Crosse, La Crosse, WI, Spring 2013

2013               Presenter. “Remediated Optical Toys and the Animated GIF.” The Society for Animation Studies annual international conference, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Summer 2013

Invited Public Lectures

2016               Artist talk. Material Fact: Collaborative Works by Ellen-Kelly Bryan and Steisha Pintado, The Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC, Spring 2016

2013               Invited Guest Lecture. “Remediated Optical Toys and the Animated GIF.” Green Hill Center for NC Art, Greensboro, NC, Fall 2013

Grants & Awards

2013               Second Place Humanities Award Winner, The Carolyn & Norwood Thomas Undergraduate Research Expo, UNCG

2013              Travel Fund Award, Art Department and the College of Arts & Sciences, UNCG

2013              Travel Fund Award, Office of Undergraduate Research, UNCG

2012-2013    Undergraduate Research Assistantship, UNCG

2012-2013    Maud Gatewood Scholarship in Painting Fund, UNCG

2012-2013    Myrtle Spaugh Reeves Scholarship Fund, UNCG

2011-2012    Mary C. Austin Art Scholarship Fund, UNCG

Publications

2012             The Starving Artist: The Eyes That Feel, The Hands That See, Greensboro, NC, Fall  2012

2011              Coraddi, UNCG’s magazine of the arts, Volume 113, Issue 2, Spring 2011 

2010             Coraddi, UNCG's magazine of the arts, Volume 112, Issue 2, Spring 2010

Professional Affiliations

2012-2016    The Society for Animation Studies