Mary Beth Fiorentino

contemporary jewelry | graphic design


 

2018
1994
1992

 

2019




2018
2017

2016
2002–2005

1995

 


2019
2018
2017

2007, 2009
2005
2004
2003

 

2016–2018
2016–2017 appointment
2009–2016
2002–2009
2004–2006
1995–2001

 

2018
2017



2006–2016
2002

 

2019
2017


2016

 

 

2002–2009

E D U C A T I O N

MFA Metal | State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
BFA Graphic Design | State University of New York at Fredonia, Fredonia, NY
AAS Advertising & Design | State University of New York at MVCC, Utica, NY

T E A C H I N G    E X P E R I E N C E

Associate Lecturer | Studio Art: Small Metals & Enameling, Cazenovia College, NY
Associate Lecturer | Visual Communications: Digital Foundations, Cazenovia College, NY
Associate Lecturer | Typography I, PrattMWP, Utica, NY
Associate Lecturer | History of Jewelry Design & Material Culture, PrattMWP, Utica, NY
Associate Lecturer | Visual Communications: Package Design, Cazenovia College, NY
Associate Lecturer | Visual Communications: Digital Page Layout, Cazenovia College, NY
Associate Lecturer | Visual Communications: Illustration, Cazenovia College, NY
Instructor of Record | Introduction to Metalsmithing, SUNY New Paltz, NY
Teaching Assistant | Forming with Myra Mimlitsch-Gray, SUNY New Paltz, NY
Teaching Assistant | Construction and Fabrication with Lynn Batchelder, SUNY New Paltz, NY
Workshop Instructor | Making Photopolymer Plates, Simply Sewn Books, Experimental Photopolymer
Platemaking, Letterpress Printing, Layered Letterpress Invitations, San Francisco Center for the Book, CA
Instructor of Record | Basic Graphic Design, SUNY Mohawk Valley Community College, NY

E X H I B I T I O N S & P R E S E N T A T I O N S

Now: Press Play, Curated by Glenn Adamson | Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY
SHIFT | Thesis Exhibition, SUNY New Paltz, NY
Adorned Spaces | SNAG Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA
Nine Points of Departure | Sojourner Truth Library, New Paltz, NY
Community Arts Exhibition | Munson Williams Proctor Arts Institute, Utica, NY
Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators | Conference Presenter, San Francisco, CA
10,000 Impressions | SF Center for the Book, San Francisco, CA
Paper, Ink and Fresh Perspectives | SF Center for the Book, San Francisco, CA

P R O F E S S I O N A L    E X P E R I E N C E

Bench Jeweler | Hudson Valley Goldsmith, New Paltz, NY
Museum Assistant | The Dorsky, SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY
Design Manager | Gaylord Archival, Syracuse, NY
Partner / Creative Director | Peculiar Pair Press, San Francisco, CA
Senior Designer | Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA
Senior Brand Designer | Levi Strauss & Co., San Francisco, CA

A D D I T I O N A L    C O U R S E    W O R K

Stone Setting Comprehensive | Blaine Lewis, New Approach School for Jewelers, TN
Liquid Enamel On Steel | Kat Cole, Arrowmont School of Crafts, TN
Enamel On Three-Dimensional Shapes | Ruth Ball, Arrowmont School of Crafts, TN
Imagery In Enamel | Kelly Jean Conroy, Peter's Valley School of Crafts, NJ
Champleve Enamel On Steel | Sharon Massey, EGNE Conference, NY
Advanced Jewelry | Chris Irick, Munson Williams Proctor Art Institute, NY
Breaking Points | Achim Wieland & Marion Delhees, Rhode Island School of Design, RI

G R A N T S,    S C H O L A R S H I P S    &    R E S I D E N C I E S

Pentaculum | Week-long residency, invitation only, Arrowmont School of Crafts, TN
Marilyn Druin Scholarship | Annual Conference, Enamel Guild North East
Student Scholarship | Workshop Tuition, Peter’s Valley School of Craft
Student Scholarship | Alchemy 4 Conference, The Enamelist Society
Barbara McFayden Scholarship, SUNY New Paltz
Research and Creative Project Award, SUNY New Paltz
Student Association Travel Scholarship, SUNY New Paltz

P U B L I C A T I O N S    &    B L O G S

PRINT Regional Design Annual | Martha Stewart Weddings | DesignSponge.com | Real Simple Weddings | Today’s Bride | The Knot | Northern California | Domino Magazine | Country Living | C Magazine | 7X7 Magazine | Daily Candy.com | MohawkConnects.com