Pam Chadick Aloisa

a/o June 2017


Curator/Director, USAFA Art Gallery and Professor of Art, 1991- present, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado


MFA – Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University, New Jersey
MA degree – Vermont College Graduate Program in Europe, Oslo, Norway
BFA degree – University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Mississippi
Undergraduate art major programs: St. Ambrose University, IA; Grand Canyon University, AZ

Select Research Projects, Presentations, and Art Exhibits:

Presentation: “Art’s Role Inspiring Cultural Ambassadors”, FATE Annual Conference, Kansas City Art Institute, 2017
All Things Must Pass” Juried Exhibition, Cottonwood Center for the Arts, Colorado Springs, CO.  2016
“Slashed and Slanted” Solo Exhibition, Bella Art & Frame, Monument, CO” Featured artist: May Art Hop, 2016.
“Who Am I?” Juried Exhibition, Eastern Shore Art Center, Fairhope, AL, 2015
“Eye Spy” Juried Exhibition, Fuller Lodge Art Center, Los Alamos, NM, 2015
“Passages” Solo Exhibition:  Dorothy and Wendell Mayes Art Gallery, Howard Payne University, Brownwood, TX, 2015
“The Subject is War” Juried Exhibition, Wiseman Gallery, Rogue Community College, Grants Pass, OR, 2014
Solo Exhibition, Bella Art & Frame, Monument, CO, 2014
“100 Years: Alumni Drawing Exhibition,” USM Art Museum, Hattiesburg, 2013
Published artworks:  “Beneath the Pretty Wrapping,” Academic Quarter, Aarhus University, Denmark, 2012.
Solo Exhibition, Bella Art & Frame, Monument, CO, 2012
Permanent Collection: 42-pg artist sketchbook. Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn NY. 2011
Published artwork: Writer’s Workshop Review, Vol 5, Mar. 31, 2011
“One Hundred Alumni” Exhibition, USM Art Museum, Hattiesburg, MS, 2010
Presentation: “Artist Sketchbooks as Personal Journals,” Popular Culture Association conference, Albuquerque, NM, 2010
Portfolio Reviewer/Mentor sessions, College Art Association annual conference, NYC, NY, 2010
Solo Exhibition, Art and Design Center Gallery, Sterling College,  Sterling, KS, 2009
Grant: Olmsted Foundation, Greece & Turkey research trip, summer 2008
“Place” Juried Exhibit, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO. 2008. (“Honorable Mention” Award for two paintings.)
Texas Juried Nat’l Exhibition, Texas State University, Nacogdoches, TX, 2007
“Making Our Beds: Contemporary Interiors” Solo Exhibition, ” Sangre de Christo Art Center, Pueblo, CO. 2007
Lancaster County Art Association Juried Exhibition, Strasburg, PA, 2006
“Into The Deep: Symbolist Landscapes” Solo Exhibition, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO, 2005
“Gateway Nat’l Juried Art Show,” Farmington Museum, Farmington, NM, 2005.  (Juror: William A. Fagaly, Curator, New Orleans Museum of Art. Received Merit Award for painting.)
“9th Annual Lines Into Shapes Juried Art Show,” Art Center, Estes Park, CO, 2005
Presentation: “Ethical Stewardship: The Role of the Artist As A Public Servant,” 7th Annual Internat’l Conference, Society for Ethics Across the Curriculum, Ringling School of Art, Sarasota, FL. 2005
Published essay: “A Peace of Three Nations,” Catalog Essay: “Kenji Kawano: Photographer of the Navajo Code Talkers”, Nov. 7-Dec 10, 2005
Presentation: “Self Portraits, Auto Portraits, Autobiography: Excavating The Heroic,”  14th annual conference, Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery (SISSI), Colorado Springs, CO, 2004
Published essay: “In Pulverem Reverteris: An Encounter with the Paintings of Samuel Bak,” Essay in War, Literature and the Arts, Vol. 14, Nos. 1 & 2, 2002
“Maritime Internat’l Flatworks 2002 Juried Exhibition,” Reed Gallery, Univ. of Maine at Presque Isle, ME, 2002
“Plain Arts IV International Juried Exhibition,” Harry Krug Gallery, Pittsburg State Univ, Pittsburg, KS, 2002
“National Woman’s Exhibition,” Impact Artists’ Gallery, Buffalo, NY, 2002
Monothon 16 Invitational Exhibition, SITE Art Museum, Santa Fe, NM, 2002
“A Show of Hands: Printmaking,” Solo Exhibition, Weaver Gallery, Bethel College, Mishawaka, IN, 2001
Internat’l Invitational Exhibition, Maritain Gallery, Loveland, OH, 2001
“Third Internat’l Artists’ Book Exhibition,” City Gallery – Deak Collection, Szekesfehervar, Hungary, 2001
Featured artist: “Maritain/Gilson International Summer Institute,” Grailville Conference Center, Loveland, OH.   “New Symbolist Art.” 2001
Presentation: “Ida Lorentzen: Modernist,” Society for the Advancement of Scandinavian Study, Univ. of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 2000
Solo Exhibition, Bridge Gallery, Colorado Springs, CO, 1999
“PaperWorks,” Juried Exhibit, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO, 1999
“Annual Phi Theta Kappa Six-State Competitive Juried Exhibition,” McCook Community College, McCook, NE, 1999
Moderator: “Missing The Mark: Professionally Speaking,” and panelist: “The Ethical Dilemma in Higher Education,” Mid America College Art Association 60th Annual Conference, Lexington, KY, 1998
Presentation: “Professionally Speaking,”14th Annual Conference, Rocky Mountain Division, American Society for Aesthetics, St. John’s College, Santa Fe, NM, 1998
“Visions and Voices,” Invitational Exhibit, West Campus Art Gallery, Valencia Community College, Orlando FL, 1998
“Reserving The Future,” Invitational 3-person Exhibit, Smokebrush Theatre for the Arts, Colorado Springs, CO, 1997
Published paper: “The Artist In Society:  Contemporary Roles and Ethical Considerations,” Ethics and Relationships: Community, Character, and Career, Proceedings, 8th Nat’l Conference on Applied Ethics, Long Beach, CA, 1997
Presentation: “Intersects: Where Line and Letter Meet,” American Society for Aesthetics, St. John’s College, Santa Fe, NM, 1996
Presentation: “Constructing Biography: the Diary of Captain Ellen Jack,” Society for the Interdisciplinary Study of Social Imagery, Colorado Springs, CO, 1996
“16th Annual OCCCA Nat’l Juried Exhibition,”Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA, 1996
“5th Vague Art Competition,”Nat’l Juried Exhibit, 11 E.Ashland Gallery, Phoenix, AZ, 1996
“17th Paper In Particular Nat’l Juried Exhibition,” Columbia College, MO, 1996
“Personal Visions IV Nat’l Juried Exhibition,” An Art Place Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1996
Presentation:Aesthetics in the Studio Environment,” American Society for Aesthetics, St. John’s College Santa Fe, NM, 1995
“New Works,” Solo Exhibit, CORE New Art Space, Denver CO, 1995
“11th Nat’l Juried Art Show,” North Valley Art League Gallery, Redding, CA,  1995
“24th Nat’l Small Painting Exhibit,” New Mexico Art League Gallery, Albuquerque NM,  1995
“Book As Art” Juried Exhibition, Center For Visual Awareness, Denver CO, 1994
“2nd International Artists’ Books Exhibition,” King St. Stephen Museum, Szekesfehervar, Hungary, 1994  (Book was accepted for Permanent Collection.
Book Report: “Forgotten Warriors: Combat Art,” Airpower Journal, Fall 1994, Vol. VIII, No. 3. pp. 86-87. 1994
Grant: National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Seminar, “Classical Archaeology in a Greek Context,” Ancient Corinth, Greece. 1994
Presentation: “Echoes of ‘The Scream’: The Appropriation of Edvard Munch’s Imagery in Postmodern Contexts,” 84th Meeting of the Society For the Advancement of Scandinavian Study, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL, 199
Presentation: “Symbolist Art And the Appropriation of Biblical Themes,” Rocky Mountain/Great Plains Regional Meeting of the American Academy of Religion and Society of Biblical Literature, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, 1994