Painting

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OBJECTIVE


To continually serve as an inspiring art educator and mentor for general education and special population students



                            CERTIFICATIONS


   Pennsylvania Department of Education, Visual Arts, K-12 Teaching

   Certification, Level I:  PENDING (expected by 01/18)




​                 CLEARANCES & COMPLETIONS


   Federal Criminal History Background Check

   PA Criminal Record Background Check

   PA Child Abuse History Clearance

   PA ACT 126 Child Abuse Recognition and Mandatory Reporting Training (Parts I & II)




                           ORGANIZATIONS


   National Art Education Association (NAEA)

   Pennsylvania Art Education Association (PAEA)




                              EDUCATION


​   2017.  Master of Art in Teaching in Visual Art Education

   University of the Arts

   Philadelphia, PA

   3.9 GPA


   1999.  Master of Fine Arts in Visual Art

   School of the Museum of Fine Arts / Tufts University

   Boston, MA

   N/A GPA


   1996.  Bachelor of Art in Studio Art, Magna Cum Laude

​   Minor:  Art History

   Parsons School of Design / Monmouth University

   New York, NY / West Long Branch, NJ

   3.97 GPA




                     HONORS & AWARDS


   2016-2017.  Hannah Amgott Memorial Scholarship

   Delaware Valley Education Coalition (DVEC)


   October 2014.  New York Times 'Best Sellers' List

   PANTONE on Fashion:  A Century of Color in Design


   March 2009.  Merit Award (Fashion Editorial - Photography Direction)

   Pub 44 Awards.  Society of Publication Designers (SPD)


   May 1996.  Art Department Creativity Award (Commencement Award)

   Monmouth University




                      PUBLISHED BOOKS


    Spring 2019.  Contemporary Art / Art History Book (Publishing Date, Title TBA)

​    Publisher TBA.  Author & Picture Editor:  Julien Tomasello


   May 2017.  Words to Ride By

   Chronicle Books.  Author:  Michael Crabetta, Picture Editor:  Julien Tomasello


   March 2016.  Why Boys Need Parents

​   Chronicle Books.  Author:  Alex Beckerman, Picture Editor:  Julien Tomasello


   November 2015.  ART + FASHION:  Collaborations & Connections Between Icons

   Chronicle Books.  Co-Author:  E.P. Cutler, Co-Author & Picture Editor:  Julien Tomasello


   September 2014.  PANTONE on Fashion:  A Century of Color in Design

   ​Chronicle Books.  Color Expert:  Leatrice Eiseman, Writer:  E.P. Cutler,

   Picture Editor:  Julien Tomasello

   New York Times 'Best-Seller'


                       


                        GUEST LECTURES


​   October 2017.  Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Conference

   The Multicultural Resource Center, Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools

   Lecture:  From Zigzag to Frankenstein:  Teaching Diversity and Inclusion in the Lower School

   Classroom through Art and Literature

   William Penn Charter School.  Philadelphia, PA  


​   November 2016.  Christie's Education.  New York, NY

   Crossover:  High Art, Fine Fashion (Short Course)

   Lecture:  Undressing Art and Fashion:  Selections from the Book:  ART + FASHION:  

   Collaborations & Connections Between Icons, by E.P. Cutler and Julien Tomasello

   












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ART EDUCATOR.

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 SPECIALTIES





Ceramics

Mixed Media

Gallery Education

University

STUDENT TEACHING


January 2017 - May 2017.  Student Art Teacher.  Pre K - 4th Grades

Cooperating Teacher:  Dan Deslaurier, Lower School Art Teacher

Friends Select School.  Philadelphia, PA



October 2016 - December 2016.  Art Teaching Assistant.  3rd & 4th Grades

​Class:  3D Studio Arts.  Cooperating Teacher:  Krystyn Satko

Saturday Arts Lab.  University of the Arts.  Philadelphia, PA


Fall 1997 & Fall 1998 Semester.  Graduate Teaching Assistant

Class:  Hardcore (sculpture seminar).  Cooperating Teacher:  Fritz Buehner

School of the Museum of Fine Arts / Tufts University.  Boston, MA 


Fall 1994 - Spring 1996.  Art History Tutor.  Students with Special Needs

Tutoring Center.  Monmouth University.  West Long Branch, NJ




PROFESSIONAL TEACHING


September 2016 - Present.  Art Instructor.  Pre K - 4th Grades

After School Program.  Friends Select School.  Philadelphia, PA


Summers 2016 - 2017.  Art Instructor.  Pre K - 5th Grades

Future Stars (Summer) Day Camp.  Friends Select School.  

Philadelphia, PA





​PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT


January 2017.  Pushing for Diversity in Independent Schools

Keynote Speaker:  Dr. Cornell West

Carney, Sandoe, & Associates Diversity Forum.  

Loews Philadelphia Hotel.  Philadelphia, PA


April 2016.  Library of Congress:  Teaching with Primary Resources (K-12)

Keynote Speaker:  Kim Sajet, Director - National Portrait Gallery

University of the Arts.  Philadelphia, PA


February 2016.  Alumni & Friends Art + Design Education Workshops

Workshops:  (1)  A Social Atlas:  How to Use Media as a Tool for Social Change, (2)  Inclusion Strategies to Promote Differentiated Instruction Among All Students

University of the Arts.  Philadelphia, PA


September 2015.  Alumni & Friends Art + Design Education Workshops

Workshops:  (1) TOUCH:  An Art Experience for the Senses.  Making Art Accessible to the Visually Impaired, (2)  Imagination, Humor, and Accountability for Artists with Special Needs




GALLERY EDUCATION


​March 2000 -  April 2003.  Gallery Director.  Bernard Toale Gallery

Boston, MA




ADDITIONAL PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE


2003 - Present.  Art & Photography Editor, Author

​Magazine and Book Publishing (Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco).  OUT, Smart Luxury Travel, Go, Hemispheres, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Wedding, Chronicle Books  


1999 - Present.  Sculpture and Collage Artist




ART EXHIBITIONS


August 2016.  My Philadelphia Story (permanent installation)

Philadelphia International Airport.  Terminal F

Philadelphia, PA.


April 2016.  Relic Futura

Gallery One Collective.  Philadelphia, PA


February 2016.  Bodies

Stella Elkins Tyler Gallery.  Tyler School of Art.  Temple University

Philadelphia, PA




Exhibition Design

Art History

Art education should be accessible and adaptable to all student populations.


TEACHING PHILOSOPHY










RESUME


​​Art education should be multicultural,  multidisciplinary, and interdisciplinary.

Guest Lecturer

Letters of recommendation, references, and transcripts provided upon request

Pre K through 12th Grades

Installation

Drawing


Julien Tomasello  MFA, MAT

Performance

Click on the 'Art Proficiencies' button above for a detailed list with visuals

Art education should promote critical thinking, self-expression, and risk-taking.

Printmaking

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Sculpture

Graphic Design