ESTHER WILLA STILWELL, B. 1996

EDUCATION

Pitzer College // Claremont, CA // 2014 - 2018

    - Double Major in Studio Art and Organizational Studies

    - Pitzer College Art Co. Club // President

    - Claremont College Fast-Forward Festival // Co-directer                                                                                   

  

SELECTED WORK EXPERIENCE

- ArtMill Center For Creative Sustainability // Programs Manager // 2018 - 

- Pomona College Museum of Art // Curatorial Intern // 2016 - 2018

- The Studio Museum in Harlem // Development Intern // Summer 2017

- The Contemporary Art Museum in Quito // Docent & Research // August 2016 - January 2017

- The LAB // Intern // Summer 2016

- Hyde Park Art Center // Exhibition Preparator // Summer 2015

 

EXHIBITIONS

"Civic Women" // Group exhibition // ArtMill Center For Creative Sustainability // Czech Republic // July 2018

"Mutual Sensitivities" // Group exhibition // Lenzner Family Art Gallery // Claremont, CA // 2018

"Sims Fest" // Online film festival // 2018

"Open Studio: Pre-Thesis Exhibition" // Group exhibition // Salathe Gallery // Claremont, CA // December 2017

“The Balcony: Ritual” // Group exhibition // Pomona College // Claremont, California // October 2017

Open Studio” // Group exhibition // No Lugar // Quito, Ecuador // December 2016

“Fast-Forward” // Group exhibition // Pomona College // Claremont Ca // 2016

“Clay” // Group exhibition // Scripps College //Claremont, California // February 2016

“The Balcony: Ties” // Group exhibition // Pomona College // Claremont, California // March 2015

“Day of The Dead” // Performance // Harvey Mudd College // Claremont, California // October 2015

 

COLLABORATIONS

"The Worm & The Whale" By Barbara Benish & Nathali Blanc // Chaos Art Gallery // July, 2018 // Video editing & curation

Cocaine” By Nafets // March 2015 // Illustration

The Last Vacation”  By Micah Perks // Brain, Child Magazine // November, 2015 // Illustration & video

“Thinking in The Dark” By Nafets // Unreleased // Illustration

An Interview With Bessma Khalaf” By Esther Willa Stilwell // The LAB // 2016

 

AWARDS

Milton Avery Arts Endowed Scholarship for Academic Excellence in the Arts

Nash Family Endowed Study Abroad Scholarship