PAT AUGSBURGER•CV

Berkeley, CA 510.282.8472 pat@pataugsburger.net•pataugsburger.net                                                                                                                                              

EDUCATION                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

STAR I & I I Certificates – Strategies for Trauma Awareness & Resilience, Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA   – 2013

MA/ Urban Studies –  San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA –    2010

BGS/ Photography &  Design –  James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA  –  1995

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                                                                                

 Black Swan Arts &  Media formerly ALICE Arts –  Oakland, CA  ( June 2014 to    present)

•  Director of Visual Media

•  Board of Directors

Center for Justice and Peace – Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA  (Sept. 2013 – Dec. 2013 )

•  Artist in Residence

Central Shenandoah Arts – Harrisonburg, VA (June 2013 – May 2014 )

•  President Board of Directors

School of Art Design and Art History – James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA ( Aug. 2011 - May 2012 )

•  Interim Professor of Fiber Arts, Interim Fiber Arts Department Head

Center for Justice and Peace – Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA  (Nov. 2011 , Nov. 2012 )

•  Visiting artist

Arts Council of the Valley – Harrisonburg, VA  ( Feb. 2011 - July 2011 )

•  Program Manager

Institute for Visual Studies – James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA  (Oct. 2010 – Aug. 2011 )

•  Volunteer researcher for grants and community/ university arts programs

Day of the Thread Exhibition –  Pueblo Nuevo Gallery, Berkeley,    CA   (Nov. 2009 - Jan. 2010 )

•  Curator

•   Organized weekly community quilting project and provided quilting instruction Free Rides Exhibition – Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (Nov. 2008 )

•  Concept development of event and securing of gallery space

Kanga Stories Research Project – National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya  (Aug. 2009 )

•  Concept development and implementation of pilot program X- change

•   Interviewed/ photographed participants and drafted final research document Secretary General’s Study on Violence Against Children, Geneva, CH (Oct. 2006 )

•  Co- curator of exhibition for Secretary General, United Nations, NYC

Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, Geneva, CH  (2001 - 2006)

•   Assisted in design, production and photography of a book for the International Decade of Indigenous Peoples ( 2005 - 2006)

•   Co- curator & concept development of the advocacy exhibition for the f i rst United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues Exhibition ( 2001 - 2002)

•   United Nations, New York, NY and United Nations, Geneva, CH Ecumenical Advocacy Alliance, Geneva, CH ( 2002 - 2004)

•  Co- curator for global advocacy project on HIV and AIDS- related stigma and discrimination for the

Ecumenical Advocacy Alliance exhibition for World AIDS Day at the United Nations Secretariat, New York and the HIV/ AIDS Conference Bangkok,  Thailand

The Crowden School, Berkeley, CA ( Spring 2002 and 2003 )

•   Volunteer organizer of annual fundraising Gala The Crowden School, Berkeley, CA ( Spring 2003 )

•   Instructor, quilt construction and “Sashiko” Harbor House, Oakland, CA ( 2000 - 2003)

•   Instructor beginning and advanced quilting, design and construction techniques National Museums of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya ( 1999 )

•  Co- curator of exhibition, The World of the Khanga

 

EXHIBITIONS | COMISSIONS | CURATORIAL PROJECTS                                                                                                                                 

Art Lotto – Larkin Arts, Harrisonburg, VA ( Aug. 2014 )

•  Artist – Mixed media

A  Peace in Process –  Eastern Mennonite University, Harrisonburg, VA   22802 ( Nov.   2013)

•   Curator

•  Artist – Performance weaving project

Pickups: A Valley Love Story – Spitzer Art Center, Harrisonburg, VA  22802 ( Sept. 2013 )

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Rockingham Memorial Hospital Women's Center, Harrisonburg, VA  (March, 2013)

Grateful Sarees, Commission