Education 

2001

MFA Painting

Virginia Commonwealth University

1999

BFA Painting and BS Art Education

Ball State University

Awards 

2019

Skip McKinney Faculty of the Year 

Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

Solo Exhibitions

Weeds and Horizons, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, 2020

New Paintings, Reveal by Polish, Indianapolis, IN, 2019

Root to Petal, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, 2018

Elise Howell, Frost Brown Todd, LLC, Indianapolis, IN, 2017

Paintings and Drawings, Bloomington Clay Studio, Bloomington, IN, 2014

Soothe, Harrison Gallery, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN, 2014

Slippery Situation, Taber Gallery, Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, MA, 2008

Schema Attack, Wilbraham and Monson Academy, Wilbraham, MA, 2006

Group Exhibitions

42nd Annual Whitewater Valley Art Competition, Indiana University East, Richmond, IN, 2020

Into the Garden, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, 2020

Annual Faculty Show, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, 2019

Advanced Painting at IAC, Unitarian Universalist Church of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, 2019

Annual Faculty Show, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, 2018

Annual Faculty Show, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, 2013-16

Fine Line- Elise Snow and Matt Kenyon, Speck Gallery, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN, 2016

Tonic Ball Gallery Exhibition, Indianapolis, IN, charity event, 2014

Magnificent Amber, Harrison Gallery, Harrison Center for the Arts, Indianapolis, IN, 2014

Nottingham Forest, Hanging of the Green, Harrison Gallery, Indianapolis, IN, 2012

Faculty Exhibition, Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery, STCC, Springfield, MA, 2010

American Summer 08, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA, 2008

Faculty Focus, Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery, STCC, Springfield, MA, 2007

State of the Art, Bunker Hill Community College Gallery, Boston, MA, 2007

Slide Slam, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT, regional competition event, 2006

Real Party, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT, community fundraising exhibition, 2006

 

 

Related Experience

Juror, Carmel Art Festival, Carmel, IN, 2019

Juror, OneAmerica Broad Ripple Art Fair, IAC, Indianapolis, IN, 2018

Juror, Nature’s Inspiration Art Exhibit, Cool Creek Nature Center, Westfield, IN, 2017

Presenter, ArtReach Teacher Training, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN, 2016

Student Standard Committee Member for accreditation evaluation through New England Association of Schools and Colleges, STCC, Springfield, MA, 2009-2010

Juror, Fine Art Exhibit, Greek Cultural Center, Springfield, MA, 2005-2010

Radio Guest, This is STCC, 90.7FM (WTCC), Springfield, MA, 2009

Artist Talk, Slippery Situation, Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, MA, 2008

Lecturer, On Beauty, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, 2007

Juror, Friends Art Exhibit, Chicopee Public Library, Chicopee, MA, 2007

Juror, Recycled Art Competition, STCC, Springfield, MA, 2006

Juror, Mattoon Street Art Festival, Springfield, MA, 2005

Selected Bibliography

“Soothe by Elise Snow”, Harrison Center for the Arts Blog, June 18, 2014- Andrew Christenberry, review with 3 color photos, www.harrisoncenter.org/soothe-by-elisesnow

“Holyoke Artist Seeks the Extraordinary”, The Republican, February 27, 2008-Elizabeth R. LaFond, review with color photo

“Binney Gallery Hosts Howell-Snow Work”, The Republican, November 8, 2006-Yolanda Martin, review with 2 color photos

“Bend Me, Shape Me”, Daily Hampshire Gazette, July 2, 2004- Phoebe Mitchell,review with color photo

“Full Bodied with a Floral Finish”, The Republican, March 5, 2004- David Molnar, 1 large color photo

“Well-constructed, Colorful, Fun Art on Show in Northampton”, Greenfield Recorder, July 11, 2002- Nina Bander, review with 1 color photo

“Doing Scales Justice”, Daily Hampshire Gazette, July 16, 2002- Larry Parnass, review with 1 color photo

“Hot and Sticky”, M-New York Art World Magazine, September, 2001- Joyce Korotkin, review with 1 b/w photo

 

 

Private Collections

Indianapolis, IN; Carmel, IN; Noblesville, IN; Springfield, MA; Amherst, MA, Northampton, MA; Richmond, VA;  Bonita Springs, FL; Verdun, France

Employment

2-D Program Manager, Drawing + Painting, Print + Book Arts, Photo + Digital (present)

Drawing, Painting and Textiles Studio Chair (2018-20)

Office Manager (2017-18)

Painting Instructor (2015-17)

ArtReach Instructor (2012-15)

Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

Chairperson, Department of Fine Arts (2009-12)

Assistant Professor of Fine Art (2005-12)

Adjunct Professor (2002-05)

Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield, MA

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