RESUME

Grimaldi Baez

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Email: grimaldibaez@gmail.com

Education

Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Graduate studies: (MFA) concentration in printmaking

Future Faculty Fellowship Award

Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, Massachusetts: (BFA) concentration in printmaking Genevieve McMillan Travel Grant Award

Attleboro Vocational Technical High School, Attleboro, Massachusetts Technical Certification: Graphic Design

Experience

October 2015 - Present—Technological Disobedience Teacher, Reform Project, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
-Taught a series of 8 workshops to 12 high school students on creating strategies for the use of art and technology as a social tool in advocating for public school reform in Philadelphia Pennsylvania, Participating students made 4 electronic lie detectors and developed ethical guidelines for testing “truth” and “objectivity”.

January 2014 - May 2015— Graduate Assistant Professor, Teacher of Record, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
-Introduced students to printmaking techniques in intaglio, relief and monoprinting. -Managed printshop stock and inventory

-Wrote syllabus and kept grading records for 21 students.

October 2011-May 2012— Artist Teacher in Residence, URBANO arts center, Boston Massachusetts
-Worked with 15 young artists from diverse backgrounds to develop public performance interventions to bring attention to issues pertaining to gun violence in economically disenfranchised communities.

-Organized youth participation in public social forum on the value of art as a social tool in resisting violence in disenfranchised communities.