Associate Professor

Jane Petrillo is an accomplished artist who joined the Community Development and Applied Economics Department in 1990. She has exhibited her work in pastels at many regional, national, and international exhibitions. She also works in digital media and print publications. Jane Petrillo is affilliated with the Vermont Design Institute and works on projects related to design for community integration (informational brochures about local nutritional options for incoming refugees), community planning (analysis of a visual guide for rural town planning), and design education (online workbook for design strategies).

Publications

• Power from the North, UVM Conference Materials, March 2015
• Map illustrations, I left My Sole in Vermont by Nicole Grubman, June 2013
• Cover illustration and interior technical illustrations, Analytical Chemistry, April 2011
• 24th Annual Champlain Valley Folk Festival guidebook, Summer 2007, 2008
• Groundswell, VT 2008
• Marshfield Clinic, WI, Artists Series Calendar 2005 
• Vermont Design Quarterly Newsletter, VT  1998-02

Juried Competitions/ Exhibitions

INTERNATIONAL

• Northwest Pastel Society, 19th International Open Exhibit 2005, Kirsten Gallery, Seattle, WA July 2005
• 11th International Open Juried Exhibition, Southeastern Pastel Society, Georgia, Sept 2004
• Missouri State University Tenth Annual International, Warrensburg, MO January 1995

NATIONAL

• Pastel Society of the SouthWest 34th National Juried Show, Fall 2015
• Degas Pastel Society, National Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, 2009, 2012, 2013, Fall 2015
• Appalachian Pastel Society, Second National Juried Exhibition, Candler, NC, 2010
• 21st National Juried Art Exhibition, South Cobb Arts Alliance, Mableton, GA, Sept 2008
• The Blanche Ames National Juried Art Exhibition 2006, North Easton, MA, Sept. 2006, 2016
• Barnsite Gallery, “Barns and Farms”, Kewaunee, WI, June 2005
• New Visions Gallery, “Culture and Agriculture”, WI, May 2004
• Austin Peay State University, Tennessee,  April-May 1999
• Muscarelle Museum, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA, March-April 1996
• Small Computers in the Arts, Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, PA,  October 1992

REGIONAL

• Gruppe Gallery, Jericho, VT, March 2016
• Shelburne Farms Museum, “Envisioned in a Pastoral Setting”,  Shelburne, VT,  September 1994, 1995, 1998
• Chaffee Gallery, Rutland, VT  September 1993, 2010, 2012, 2013
• Champlain Valley Fair, Essex, VT, Summer 2009  Honorable Mention award
• SEABA Art Hop, juried art show exhibit, Burlington, VT F2009
• Basin Harbor Resort, residency juried exhibit, Summer 1996 
• Furchgott & Sourdiffe Gallery, Shelburne, VT June 1996
• Shelburne Museum, Pleissner Gallery, Shelburne, VT  May 1996
• Stratton Arts Festival, Stratton Mt., VT September 1995

Awards and Recognition

• Vermont Artists Week, The Studio School, Johnson, VT 1992, 2004   Juried attendance
• New England Museum Association, Publications Design Award – 3rd Place, 2001
• Nominated, Carrigan Teaching Award, 1999, 2000
• Artist-in-Residence, Shelburne Museum Lilac Days Festival, May 1996
• Artist-in Residence, Basin Harbor Club, July 1996

Associations and Affiliations

  • International Communication Association, 2007- 2012
  • National Communication Association, 2007
  • Eastern Communication Association, 2007 – 2013, Secretary – Applied Communication group 2012/13
  • Juried member: Degas Pastel Society, 2005 – present
  • Vermont Design Institute, Board member, 2000-present
  • Juried member: Chaffee Art Center, Artist Member, 2000- 2006, 2010-2013
  • FATE – Foundations in Art Education, member, 1995- 2006

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

visual communication

Education

  • MFA 1986 Virginia Commonwealth University
  • BFA 1980 Boston University

Contact

Phone:
  • 802.656.0646
Office Location:

004B Morrill Hall

Courses Taught

 

  • CDAE 014: Visual Communication Studio
  • CDAE 015: Visual Communication
  • CDAE 016: Digital Illustration
  • CDAE 195: Publication Design
  • CDAE 231: Applied Computer Graphics