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EDUCATION
1987  Master of Fine Arts degree California State University,
          Graduate Assistant, Graduate Fellow

1977-79  School of Visual Arts New York, NY

1979  Bachelor of Fine Arts degree Boston University, School of Fine Arts and Applied Arts. Major: Painting.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2007 The Bulletin Board (White Columns Poetry Project #2), White Columns, New York NY
2006 Pages, Synagogue for the Arts, New York, New York November 2 thru December 10
2006 Small Works/ Larger Vision, Jubilee House, Dorchester MA.
2003 Improvisation, Welancora Gallery
2002 malcolMRMooney: VIEWS inner views and outer visions, Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
2001 Riverviews and Landscapes, Studio Art Exhibition, Yonkers, NY
1996 Celebration of the Spirit II, College of Mt. Saint Vincent
1996 Scrappings, Mehu Gallery, New York, NY
1996 House Full of Dreams –1996: Return to the Figure, Yonkers, NY
1991 Eastern Exposure – Western Exposure, Yeshiva University Gallery, New York, NY
1990 The Shape of Things to Come, Mehu Gallery, New York, NY
1987 Celebration of the Spirit, Fine Arts Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles
1986 Papa Fauv #1, Seed Gallery, California State University, Los Angeles
1981 Christina, Broadway Gallery & Framers, New York, NY
1981 Papa Fauv, Hudson River Museum, Palisades Gallery, Yonkers, NY
1980 Papa Fauv, Broadway Gallery & Framers, New York, NY
1980 House Full of Dreams, SUNY, Yonkers, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2011 3 Corner Symphony, Skyline Art Gallery, Skyline College, San Bruno, CA
2007 White Columns, New York
2006 Scollay Gallery: Boston City Hall, Faces of Boston, MA
2005 Featherstone Gallery- Martha's Vineyard-MA
1999 Art on Main Street Gallery, Yonkers, NY
1999 Windows Project, HSBC Bank Bldg., Yonkers, NY
1998 Northern Westchester Center for the Arts, Mt. Kisco, NY
1997 6 Artists, Claude Gallery, Eastchester, NY
1996 Northern Westchester Center for the Arts, Mt. Kisco, NY
1995 Inaugural Exhibition, Art on Main Street Gallery, Yonkers, NY
1995 Art on Main Street Gallery, Yonkers, NY
1995 Windows Project, Manor House Square, Yonkers, NY
1995 Yonkers Savings & Loan Bank, Yonkers, NY
1993 Art Depicting the Hudson River Valley, Hastings Gallery, Hastings City Hall, Hastings-on-the-Hudson, NY
1993 Americans All: Conversations between Cultures, Readers' Digest, Pleasantville, NY; General Foods, White Plains, NY
1993 Grafting Identities, Paramount Center for the Arts, Peekskill, NY
1993 American Icon: Wanted Dead or Alive, Upstream Gallery, Hastings-on-the-Hudson, NY
1992 Words and Images (23 African-American Artists), Readers' Digest, Pleasantville, NY
1991 Emerging Artists, Kenkeleba Gallery, New York, NY
1990 Mehu Gallery, New York, NY
1988 4 Contemporary Artists, Massachusetts Bay Community College, Wellesly Hills, MA
1988 Wendell St. Gallery, Cambridge, MA
1985-7 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1983-7 Tanner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1982-5 Brockman Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1984 Stella Polaris Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1982 Small Works, Broadway Gallery & Framers, New York, NY
1981 Association of Community-Based Artists of Westchester (AC-BAW), Mt. Vernon, NY
1979 New Talent, Allan Stone Gallery, New York, NY

PROFESSIONAL EXERIENCE
2005   Wentworth Institute of Technology-Boston, MA.- Professor of Basic Drawing / Color Theory
2005   Monument High School, Boston- Art Teacher- Basic Drawing
2004   College of Mount Saint Vincent- Professor-Art Department - Basic Drawing
1994-95  Team Leader and Instructor of Art Component, Manhattanville College, Step Program (Science and Technical Educational             Program).
1992-94  Art Consultant, Board of Education, New York, NY Reviewed data, created tables on IBM PC based on analysis. Conducted surveys at different sites throughout the 5 city boroughs and made recommendations concerning the programs reviewed. Observed and analyzed the effectiveness of workshops given by the School District.
1991-92  Art Instructor, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY Instruction of visual arts workshops to elementary and middle school children, including drawing with different mediums, sculpture, and construction of objects with different materials. Introduced participants to artist’s materials; made and designed masks that incorporated found and invented objects.
1990   Permanent Substitute Teacher, Mark Twain Junior High School, Board of Yonkers, NY Special Education Classes. Performed the regular duties of teacher, including taking attendance, charting individual programs for the 12 students in class, grading, serving as liaison between the school and parents regarding grades, etc. Gave motivational direction and encouragement to all students toward their highest level of achievement.

1989-91  Art Teacher, Hudson School of Creativity, Yonkers, NY Instruction in the basics of drawing and ceramics. Taught three classes per week.

1988   Art Instructor, Children’s Art Carnival, Board of Education, New York, NY Directed ceramic workshops for Chapter I students in New York City public schools. Instruction included clay vessel building, methods of construction/design, glazing, and creating objects. Coordinated lessons in ceramics with reading assignments.

1987   Artist in Museum Program, Los Angeles Artcore Gallery-California Afro-American Museum, Los Angeles, CA Instruction in drawing using different media, including charcoal, conte crayon, graphite.

1987   Assistant to the Gallery Director, Fine Arts and Exhibition Center Galleries, California State University, Los Angeles, CA Designed and installed exhibitions, including lighting design; also developed announce-ments, etc. for the galleries.

1986-87  Assistant to the Gallery Director, Los Angeles Artcore Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Designed and installed exhibitions, including lighting design; also developed announce-ments, etc. for the gallery.

1986   Assistant to the Gallery Director, Tanner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA Designed and installed exhibitions, including lighting design; also developed announce-ments, etc. for the gallery.

1985-86  Technical Assistant/Art Department Technician, Chris Stone Associates (textile printer), Los Angeles, CA Converted designs into “Step and Repeat” process for printing onto textiles.

1982-84  Instructor, Exceptional Children’s Foundation, Los Angeles, CA Taught silkscreen workshop.

1981-82  Substitute Art Teacher, Board of Education, Yonkers, NY

1980   Painting Instructor, Friendship Center, Yonkers, NY

1977-80   Freelance Artist and Designer, Yonkers, NY Produced, designed and printed posters for musical venues and musicians.

1976   Paste-up and Mechanical Artist, Stock Market Magazine, Yonkers, NY

1975   Temporary Exhibition Staff, Metropolitan Museum, New York, NY

1974   Silkscreen Printer, Grace & Co. Deluxe Textiles, New York, NY

1970-73  Art Teacher, Wilkwyck School for Boys, Yorktown, NY

1970-73  Instructor of Ceramics and Painting, Leake and Watts Children’s Home, Yonkers, NY

1970   Art Instructor, Art Cart Program, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY

1968- 69   Artist Assistant to sculptor Ulrick Ruckream, Koln, West Germany
STAGE DESIGN
1988  New Voices – New York, in conjunction with Jazztracks Productions, Robert Welch/ Kwame Shaw, Loft Music, New York, NY; Greenwich House, New York, NY

1974   Let the Big Drum Roll, Billie Holiday Theatre, Brooklyn, NY

1974   Assistant Stage Designer, Catti, Hastings-on-the-Hudson, NY Worked on production Let the Big Drum Roll, with Harry Belafonte Productions, NY. Also produced for the Washington D.C. School District.

1969   The CAN Opera, Schauspielhaus, Zurich, Switzerland
AWARDS
1986   Service as Secretary to Kappa Pi Honorary International Arts Fraternity

1986   First Award for Print category, California State University, Los Angeles

1984   Graduate Fellowship Award
REVIEWS
1995   First Annual Alumni Exhibition, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1993   Americans All: Conversations between Cultures, Gannett Publications, Westchester, NY

1993   Americans All: Conversations between Cultures, Westchester Council of the Arts publi-cation ArtNews, Vol. 14, No. 2.

1993   Erasing the Lines at a Show of Black Artists, New York Times, Mar. 7.

1993   Readers’ Digest Sensuous Triumph, by Georgette Gouveia, Herald Statesman, Westchester, NY, Mar. 2.

1992   A Cross Section of Styles by Contemporary Black Artists, by Vivien Raynor, New York Times, Mar. 22.

1992   Behind Every Computer Terminal Hangs A Bit of Art History, by Lynne Ames, “The View from the Readers’ Digest,” New York Times, Feb. 23.

1991   A Celebration of Black History, by Moira Bailey, “Focus on the Visual Arts,” Gannett Publications - Suburban Weekend, Jan. 31.

1987   October Yearbook, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1987   Celebration of the Spirit, University Times, a California State University publication, June 7.

1986   CAN Reunion, Tempo Magazine, Hamburg, Federal Republic of Germany.

1986   The CAN Book, by Pascal Bussey, Tago Mago Publishers, Paris, France.

1981   Thought-provoking Work at the Hudson, by John Caldwell, New York Times, Nov. 15.

AFFILIATIONS
2001-present
Member, Bucksmusic, Ltd., Publisher, London, England

1986-present
Member, Kappa Pi Honorary International Arts Fraternity

1986-present
Member, ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Artists, Publishers)

1980-present
Member, AMRA (American Mechanical Rights Association)