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Stacey Bernstein

Professional Credentials

Master of Art, Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Colorado Professional Teacher License K-12 Art Education
 

Professional Experience

Visual Arts Educator (Painting, Printmaking, Mixed Media, Pottery, Sculpture, Drawing, Studio Art, Discovery)
Advisory Coordinator
Vantage Point High School
Adams County School District 12
August 1998 to Present

District Visual Arts Curriculum Co-Coordinator 
Adams County School District 12
August 2002 to May 2012

Gifted & Talented Coordinator
Vantage Point High School
Adams County School District 12
January 2002 to May 2008

Artist in Residence Teacher
Visual Arts Coordinator

New Vista High School
Boulder Valley School District
April 1994 to June 1998

Teaching Adults:

District Inservice Workshop - Adams 12 Five Star Schools  
Amazing & Amusing Sock Creatures, a hands-on, hand sewn fabric project
Broomfield, Colorado
January 2010 

Colorado Art Education Association
Fall Conference
Amazing & Amusing Sock Creatures, a hands-on, hand sewn fabric project
Breckenridge, Colorado
October 2009

Colorado Art Education Association 
Fall Conference
Symbolic Expressions, a hands-on mixed-media block print project
Breckenridge, Colorado
October 2008

2001 Technology in Education Conference (T.I.E.)
Strategies of Web Imaging
Snowmass Village, Colorado
June 2001

2000 Technology in Education Conference (T.I.E.)
Strategies of Web Imaging
& Visualize Web Site Design
Snowmass Village, Colorado
June 2000

Boulder Valley School District 
Professional Development Workshops
Adobe Photoshop & Web Imaging classes
1998 to 2001 

Colorado Art Education Association 
Fall Conference
Strategies of Web Imaging
Breckenridge, Colorado
October 1999 

Education

Master of Art in Education, 2001 
Information & Learning Technologies
University of Colorado, Denver

K-12 Art Education Program, 1998 
Metropolitan State College of Denver
Denver, Colorado 

Bachelor of Fine Arts, 1985
Maryland Institute College of Art
Baltimore, Maryland

National Consortium for Teaching about Asia, 2008
Teaching East Asia Program - University of Colorado, Boulder
Nine-week seminar for secondary social studies, literature, and visual art teachers

Teacher Institutes in Contemporary Art, 2005
School of the Art Institute of Chicago - TICA
Selected from a competitive field for a week-long workshop intensive on Technology & Art

Arts & Cultural Activities

Visual Artist

"Radical Compliance" Group Exhibit 
Center for Visual Art
Denver, CO
May-July 2016

"Artists Among Us" Group Exhibit 
East Simpson Coffee Company
Lafayette, CO
March 2016

Group Exhibit - 7 mixed media works 
Prism Workspaces
Denver, CO
November 2015-May 2016

Group Exhibit - 12 mixed media works 
East Simpson Coffee Company
Lafayette, CO
March-May 2015

Solo Exhibit - 12 mixed media works 
Proper Grounds
Lafayette, CO
July-October 2013

Mindpool 2012 - Juried Group Show
NEXT Gallery
Denver, CO
May 2012

Solo Exhibit - 22 mixed media works
Lafayette Public Library
Lafayette, CO
February 2012

Rooting In & Branching Out Group Show
Soul Tree Studio
Lafayette, CO
July 2011

Recycled Art Show
Broomfield Auditorium & Library
Broomfield, CO
July 2011

Queen Bee Group Show
TASHCO Art Gallery
Thornton, CO
June 2011 

CAEA Group Exhibition 2011
NEXT Gallery
Denver, CO

CAEA Group Exhibition 2010
Adams State College Cloyde Snook Gallery
Alamosa, CO

Solo Exhibition
Cannon Mine Coffeehouse
Lafayette, CO
December 2009 

CAEA Group Exhibition 2009
Tri-Lakes Center for the Arts
Palmer Lake, CO

Live Video, Collaborative VJ

Manifold at Constructive Interference Series
Object & Thought Gallery, July 2010
(collaboration with David Fodel & George Millward)

String Theories
The Lab @ Belmar, April 2007
(collaboration withDavid Fodel & George Millward)

If You Were Home You'd Live Here by Now
A.D.A.P.T. Festival, DU Campus, February 2006
(collaboration with David Fodel)

Community Arts

Commissioner & Chair, Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission
City of Lafayette, 2009 to 2015

Member, Public Art Committee
City of Lafayette, 2011 to 2015

Vox Feminista
Activist Theatre Group
 
Web design, site maintenance, email manager, 1999 to 2014

Pre-1996 Arts & Cultural Activities

Freelance graphic design and illustration
Clients included: Boulder County Farmer's Market; Penny Lane Coffeehouse; Twice Nice

Boulder Art Center - volunteer coordinator
I also performed the roles of receptionist and in-house desktop publishing lackey
My work as volunteer coordinator provided the opportunity to work with four students doing their Community Experience for New Vista High - This began my odyssey as an art educator
June 1993 to June 1994

Vox Femina Women's Performance Collective
Performer, video & zine art, public relations, grant writer
October 1989 to July 1993 

Texture Magazine (free underground arts tabloid) 
Art direction and production
March 1988 to September 1991 

DVNTV Public Access Arts Program (Baltimore, MD)
Co-producer and technical support
June 1985 to March 1986

Educational Grants & Support

Adams County District 12
Program and budget approval for ongoing, annual high school level Juried Art Show
2003 to present

Boulder Art Commission Annual Grants
Arts in Education Grants for New Vista High School's Artists in Residence Program
School years: 1997-98 & 1995-96 

Educational Mini-Grant
Columbine Elementary Parent Organization support of computer art unit with 4th grade students
Spring 1998 

Boulder Valley Foundation
Mini-Grant support of digital imaging class, 
New Vista High School, 1995-96

Cultural Grants & Support

Boulder Art Commission Mini-Grants
Two grants to support visual arts activities with Boulder youth
1995 & 1994

Boulder Art Commission Annual Grants
Vox Femina Women's Performance Collective, 1993 & 1992

Scientific and Cultural Facilities District Grant
Vox Femina Women's Performance Collective, 1991