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JILL D'AGNENICA BIOGRAPHY



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SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND INSTALLATIONS

1994
A THOUSAND ANGELS Robert Berman Gallery at BERGAMONT STATION SANTA MONICA

ANGELS SCULPTURAL INSTALLATION THROUGHOUT THE CITY OF L.A

1993
DOWNTOWN LIVES, LOS ANGELES

RESHAPING LOS ANGELES THE SEARCH FOR INCLUSSION IN PRAISE OF DIVERSITY
CURATED BY WILL PHILIPS AND STELLA VOGNAR
ANGELS GATE CULTURAL CENTER AND LOS ANGELES HARBOR COLLEGE ART GALLERIES

DOWN ART: A CELEBRATION OF CITY LIFE, LOS ANGELES CA

1992
IN THE NATURE OF WALLS , SITE SPECIFIC INSTALLATION
THE BREWRY 10TH ANUAL OPEN STUDIO TOUR, LOS ANGELES

COMMUNITY AS : THE FEMINIST ART OF COMMUNITY BUILDING
CURATED BY BETTY ANN BROWN AND ELIZABETH SAY, CAL STATE UNIVERSITY, NORTHRIDGE

CREATING OURSELVES AWARDED “BEST OF SHOW,” AWARDS JUROR LUCY LIPARD

1991
MAKE-UP, BAG OF TRICKS FOR THE MILLENIUM: NEW COLORS FOR THE MILLENIUM, OR THE AVON LADY, FRIEND OR FOE?, COLLABORATIVE PERFORMANCE/PARTICIPATORY EVENT SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WOMEN’S CAUCAS FOR ART ANNUAL CONFERENCE, “BEAUTY AND CULTURE: THE FORBIDDEN LANGUAGE”, USC, LA, SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA WOMEN’S CAUCUS FOR ART

OUR FEET ARE HEAVY, OUR BURDEN IS LIGHT, INSTALLATION THE CLAREMONT GRADUATE SCHOOL, WEST GALLERY, CLAREMONT, CALIFORNIA



AWARDS AND GRANTS

CITY OF LOS ANGELES CULTURAL AFFAIRS GRANT FOR “ANGELS”, 1994-1995

LACE ARTIST’S PROJECT GRANT FOR “ANGELS”, 1993-1994

BEST OF SHOW, CREATING OURSELVES, JURIED BY LUCY LIPPARD, APRIL, 1992

TRAVEL AND RESEARCH GRANT, GRADUATE STUDENT COUNCIL THE CLAREMONT GRADUATE SCHOOL, 1991 AND 1990



EDUCATION

MFA PAINTING AND SCULPTURE, MAY 1991
THE CLAREMONT GRADUATE SCHOOL, CLAREMONT CALIFORNIA

BA MAGNA CUM LAUDE, HISTORY MINORS: ART, ITALIAN, JUNE 1987 UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES
ADDITIONAL STUDY
MEDIEVAL HISTORY, RENAISSANCE ART HISTORY, 1985 - 1986
UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI FIRENZE, FLORENCE, ITALY
EXTENSIVE INDEPENDENT STUDY AND TRAVEL THROUGHOUT ITALY, WITH CONCENTRATION ON THE ART COLLECTIONS OF THE CATHEDRALS AND NATIONAL MUSEUMS, WITH INTENSE CONCENTRATION ON THE ART, ARCHITECTURE, AND HISTORY OF RENAISSANCE FLORENCE.


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