EDUCATION

2013

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Double Major-Graphic Design/Painting & Drawing, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

1988

Bachelor of Science, Chemistry Major, University of Pune-India

 

Solo EXHIBITIONS

Lyrical Language, Alfons Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

Women of Wisconsin , Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI

Indiana Green , Arts Mill, Grafton, WI

Transplanted Eyes , Walker's Point Center for the Arts, Milwaukee, WI

Islamic Revival Art Series, Women's Invitational Exhibition , Eisemann Center of Performing and Visual Arts, Richardson, TX

Let's Draw, James Watrous Gallery, Madison, WI

Drawing Attention, Gallery 224, Port Washington, WI

2016

The 2016 MOWA member's show, Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI

Journey for peace, Var Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Transplant Eye, Instinct Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Material Girls, Milwaukee Institute of Arts and Design, Milwaukee, WI

Origin 8, Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee, WI

Beyond Language, Jazz Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

Mentor-Mentee Exhibition, Var Gallery, Milwaukee, WI

2015

Miami-Project, Hinterland Art Space, Booth F4, Deauville Beach Resort, MI

Inspired: The Power of Art & Faith, Union Art Gallery, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Women of Wisconsin, Alverno College, Milwaukee, WI

Beyond Language, HinterLand Art Space, Denver, CO

TimeLine, RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

RedLine Milwaukee: “Studio Experimentation: A Place for Progress and Potential”, The Lynn Chappy Arts Education Wing, Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, Brookfield, Wisconsin

2014

TimeLine, RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

2013

Emerging Artist Gallery, Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, Hidden River Art Festival, Brookfield, Wisconsin 

2012

Covart Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2008

Design Within Reach, 167 N. Broadway, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2007

XOXO  I love Eisner: 250 Square Feet of Art, Eisner American Museum of Advertising & Design, Milwaukee-Wisconsin

Crossing Over Scholarship Exhibition, Union Art Gallery: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

 

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2017

The 6th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art, Irving Arts Center, Irving, TX

2016

The 5th Annual Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Islamic Art, Irving Arts Center, Irving, TX

Making a Scene: Wisconsin Art Organizations, Villa Terrace Decorative Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

Wisconsin Visual Artists Biennial, Museum of Wisconsin Art, West Bend, WI

Arts@Large, Milwaukee, WI

2015

WVA South East Chapter Members, Cedarburg Cultural Center, Cedarburg, WI

The Art of Collage, Frank Juarez Gallery, Sheboygan, WI

2013

Winter Juried Exhibition, Anderson Arts Center, Kenosha, WI

40th Annual Juried Show, Union Art Gallery: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

3rd Annual Painting and Drawing Juried Student Exhibition, Kenilworth Open House, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

2012

Covart Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

2nd Annual Painting and Drawing Juried Student Exhibition, Kenilworth Open House,University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

39th Annual Juried Show, Union Art Gallery: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

2008

Wall of Fame Juried Student Exhibition, Milwaukee-Wisconsin

 

 

PRESENTATIONS & LECTURES

2017

Guest lecturer, Art & Culture, Art 100, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Guest lecturer, Art Survey, Art 106, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

2016

Iranina Art & Culture, University of Wisconsin Washington County, West Bend, WI

2015

Art and Language—Visual Literacy for World Language and English Language Learners,Visiting Artist, Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago

Kohl’s Art Generation Family Sundays: Making Your Mark,Visiting Artist, Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI

“RedLine Milwaukee as a Community Resource”, guest lecturer for ProfessionalPractices ART 604, Peck School of the Arts, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Spring and Fall semesters 

2014

Bay View High School Career Day, Bay View, Milwaukee, WI

“RedLine Milwaukee as a Community Resource”, guest lecturer for Professional Practices ART 604, Peck School of the Arts, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

 

DEMONSTRATIONS & WORKSHOPS

2017

Drawing as Culture and Home, Gallery 224, Port WashingtonWI

2016

Lead teacher at the Published Program, RedLine Miwaukee, Milwaukee,  WI

Teaching artist for various workshops and different age groups at RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Teaching artist for the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, Brookfield, WI

2015

Teaching artist at the ArtXpress Program, Milwaukee Art Museum, Miwaukee, WI

Collage workshop, Contemporary Teen Night, RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Teaching artist for the Sharon Lynne Wilson Center for the Arts, Brookfield, WI

2014

Come, See, Do, Facilitating public program and open studio during Gallery Day, RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

Art instructor for educational art classes designed to reach diverse audiences of all ages,  RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2015

Assistant Media Demonstration, Papel Amate Bark Paper and History of Paper in Latin America, Milwaukee Art Museum, Family Sunday Day of the Dead, Milwaukee, WI

2009

Editorial & Web site Intern, Marcus Promotions for Footlights.com

 

RESIDENCIES & PROGRAMS

2015

Creativity and Innovation AIR at Bay View High School, Bay View, WI

Milwaukee Artist Network Mentorship Program (MARN), Milwaukee,WI

MARN Salon II, with Anne Bray Milwaukee,WI

2013 - 2015

Emerging Artist Residency Program, RedLine Milwaukee, Milwaukee,WI

 

COLLECTIONS

Part of RedLine Print Portfolio, UWM Libraries Special Collection, Milwaukee, WI

 

HONORS & AWARDS

2015

Mary L. Nohl Suitcase Export Fund, Wisconsin-Milwaukee

WVA South East Chapter Members, Cedarburg Cultural Center, Cedarburg, WI

2009

Student Silver ADDY (American Advertising Federation Madison), Madison, WI

2008 -2009

Dean’s List, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

2007

Fredric R. Layton Foundations Scholarship Award, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

 

MEMBERSHIPS

Wisconsin Visual Artists, South East Chapter, WI

The Milwaukee Artist Resource Network, Milwaukee, WI

 

PUBLICATIONS

M Magazine, Art & Culture section, Page 89, July 2016, http://www.mydigitalpublication.com/publication/?i=311829#{"issue_id":311829,"page":88}

Miami-Project, Hinterland Art Space, Booth F4, December 2-6, 2015, http://miami-project.com/galleries/cosmic-dream-pictures-a-special-project-of-hinter-miami-project-2015

Wisconsin Gazette, written by Kat Minerath, Contributing writer, Thursday, 27 August 2015, http://www.wisconsingazette.com/art/redline-milwaukees-diverse-timeline.html

Teacher Programs at the Art Institute of Chicago, Art Institute of Chicago, February 2015, http://www.learningthroughmuseums.wikispaces.com/

Utsanga, April 2015, http://www.utsanga.it/index.php/ghanbarzadeh-nine-works/

Visual Art Review,  Shepherd Express, August 7, 2014, http://expressmilwaukee.com/mobile/articles/articleView/id:23753

365Artists365Days, April 7, 2014, http://365artists365days.com/2014/04/07/nina-ghanbarzadeh-new-berlin-wisconsin/

Intralink Global, http://www.intralinkglobal.com/content-and-social.html