Artist • Teacher • Consultant
cell 360.991.3891
ahpozzi@hughes.net

Born: 1957, Portland, Oregon

Education: M.S. Education, emphasis in Art Education,
Portland State University, 1990
B.S. Education, University of Utah, 1984


Exhibition / Galleries
2008 TOUR of mixed media  sculptures "Bioluminescent Sea Cave" installation and "Undetermined Species":

March 22 - May 18
White Bird Gallery, Cannon Beach, Oregon
May 22 - June 30 
Umpqua Valley Arts Center, Roseburg, Oregon
July 5 - July 27
Newport Visual Art Center, Newport, Oregon
Aug. 9 - Sept 22                  
Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, Oregon
Oct. 3 - Nov. 16
Childhood's End Gallery, Olympia, Washington
Nov. 28 - Jan. 3
Sage Gallery, Bandon, Oregon
January and beyond 
Art 101
Bandon, Oregon
2007 "Marine Visions," BEST OF SHOW
-Retrospect Gallery, Byron Bay, Australia
2007 "Sea Walls and Reefs"
Art Upstairs Gallery, Olympia, Washington
2006 “Four Haseltines II”
-Childhood’s End Gallery, Olympia, Washington
2005 “Undiscovered Worlds”
-Glen and Viola Walters Cultural Art
Center, Hillsboro, Oregon
2004 “Past/Present”
-Archer Gallery, Vancouver, Washington
2003 “Oregon Biennial”
-Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon
2003 “The Continuing Thread, Five Contemporary fiber artists”
-Archer Gallery, Vancouver, Washington
2003 Group Exhibit
-White Bird Gallery, Cannon Beach, Oregon
2002 “Sea Things”
-White Sturgeon Gallery, Vancouver, Washington
2002 “Anemone Anomalies”
-Charlee Deaton Gallery, Denver Colorado
2001 “Not Your Ordinary Art Show”
-Greystone Gallery, Portland Oregon
2000 “Four Haseltines”
-Childhood’s End Gallery, Olympia, Washington
1997 - 2000 “Faculty Show”
-VSAA Gallery, Vancouver, Washington
1985 - 1990, 2005, 2006
-Contemporary Crafts Gallery,
(items in the gift shop) Portland, Oregon
1986 “Instructors Show”
-Multnomah Art Center, Portland, Oregon
1983 “Utah ‘83”
-Salt Lake Art Center, Salt Lake City, Utah
1983 “Tanzan in Utah”
-Finch Lane Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah
1983 “Xerox Open”
-Glendinning Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah
1981 “The Grand Beehive Exhibition”
-Salt Lake Art Center and
Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution


Teaching Positions

2003 - 2006 Instructor, children and adults, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon.
 
1991 - 2006 Visual Arts and Creative Dance Teacher, grades K-5, Vancouver School District.
 
1996 - 2000 Visual Arts teacher, Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, grades 6-12. Vancouver School District, Vancouver, Washington.
 
1989 - 1991 Visual Arts Teacher, grades K-5, Buckman Elementary School Arts Magnet, Portland, Oregon.
 
1986 - 1988 Instructor, adults, Portland State University School of Education, Portland, Oregon.
 
1980 - 1983 Art Teacher, grades K-5, Rowland Hall Saint Marks School, Salt Lake City, Utah.
 

Selected Additional Teaching Experience
 
2000 - present   Freelance Arts Education Consultant.  Specializing in visual literacy, creative problem solving, hands on learning for all ages and abilities, aesthetics and uncovering the links between the art and everyday life.

2008 - present   Instructor Umpqua Valley Art Center, teacher workshops on arts integrated curriculum, Roseburg, Oregon

2000- 2002 Art Education Consultant for Portland Public Schools. Lead professional development workshops for teachers grades K-12
 
2001 Oregon Teachers Art Institute, member of design team and instructor for teachers. Oregon Department of Education at Western Oregon University, Monmouth, Oregon.
 
1989 Staff Instructor, adults, Oregon Art Institute, Discipline-Based Art Education (DBAE), Summer Institute sponsored by Portland Public Schools, Portland, Oregon and Getty Institute.
 
1986 Artist-in-Residence, grades K-5, Oregon Artists-in-Education Program, Southwestern Oregon. Two schools.
 
1985 Art Instructor and Workshop coordinator, Grades K-8, Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, Oregon.
 
 
Presenter at Workshops, Lectures and Conferences

2008 "Linking the Arts to Curriculum", professional development workshops for teachers, Umpquah Valley Art Center, Roseburg, Oregon.

2006 "Art for Occupational and Physical Therapists", workshop presenter, Vancouver Children's Therapy Center, Vancouver, Washington.
 
2006, "Art for the Blind and Visually Impaired", professional development workshop and materials, Washington Sate School for the Blind, Vancouver Washington.
 
2005 "Mixed Media Art Workshop", designer and presenter,
NIKE Corporation, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon.
 
2004 “Art Beat Festival”, slide lecture on current artwork. Portland Community College, Portland, Oregon.
 
2003 Oregon Biennial 2003, presenter for patron tour, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon.
 
2001 “Arts Time”, Washington State conference, art and math workshop presenter, Tukwilla, Washington.
 
2001 “Arts in Education”, workshop presenter, Oregon Department of Education, Salem, Oregon.
 
2000 - 2003 “Math/Art” workshops for elementary teachers, Vancouver School District, Vancouver, Washington.
 
2000 “Arts Essential Learnings”, workshops for K-12 teachers, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon.
 
1999 “Math/Art Connections”, workshops for teachers, DaVinci Middle School, Portland, Oregon.
 
1998 - 1999 “Integrating Math, Reading and Writing with the Arts:
WASL Art Links”, class for K-5 teachers, Vancouver School District Visual and Performing Arts Department, Vancouver, Washington.
  
1990 “Public Forum on the Arts”, panel member, presenter. Town hall meeting led by congressman Ron Wyden, Portland, Oregon.
 
1987 “Aesthetics: Visual Arts in the Classroom”, Portland Public Schools, Portland, Oregon. A six week course for educators at Atkinson Elementary School.
 
1986 - 1988 “Aesthetic Education”, Portland State University, Portland, Oregon. Seminars, slide lectures and participatory workshops in visual and performing arts for K - 12 teachers in the Art and Education Department.
 
1985 “Art in Special Education”, Coos County Educational Service District, Coos Bay, Oregon. Slide lecture a hands-on workshop for teachers.
 
  
Related Experience
 
2008 - present Director, ARTULA: Artist Retreat, Residency Program, And Arts Education Institute, Bandon, Oregon

2008 - present Director, Art 101, a teaching gallery, Bandon, Oregon

2005 - present Founder and owner of “Creative Art Supplies”.
 
1983 - present Artist; exhibiting mixed fiber sculptures, lino-cut prints, paper arts and jewelry.
 
1998-2001 Gallery director, VSAA Gallery, Vancouver School of Arts and Academics, Vancouver, Washington.
 
1988 - 1989 Researcher, Portland Public Schools Research and Evaluation Department. Comparing Discipline Based Art Education (DBAE) and Non-DBAE classrooms.
 
1988 - 1989 Creator and owner of “Creative Art Supplies."
 
1988 - 1989 Supervisor and evaluator of Guest Artist Program for Portland Public Schools, multicultural Department.
 
1980 - 1981 Hospital Art Cart teacher, created a mobile art program for Primary Children’s Medical Center, Salt Lake City, Utah.
 
1979 - 1980 Graphic Designer, Instructional Media Services, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.
 
1977 - 1981 Cofounder, Trustee, Volunteer, LALLAPALOOZA-The Children’s Discovery Project, Salt Lake City, Utah. Presented outreach arts workshops for children and adults of all ages. Designed and developed educational art and science programs.
 
 
Community Service
 
2006 - 2007 Volunteer, Washington State School for the Blind, Vocational Education Program, Vancouver, Washington.
 
2002 -2006 - Artist-in-Residence, Washington State School for the Deaf, Vancouver, Washington. Teach after school art workshops and classes for students grade K-12.
 
2005 -present Volunteer, GATE program, Vancouver School District. Assist in job training program for developmentally disabled adults ages 18-21.
 
1986 Volunteer, Artists-in-Education Program, consultant for artists in the classroom. Regional Arts Council & Contemporary Crafts Association, Portland Oregon.
 
1984 - 1985 Museum volunteer, coordinator of Art Programs for Youth, Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, Oregon.
 

Art Reviews And Published Works

Tierney, Victoria, "New local artist is a treat for Bandon", Bandon Western World, Bandon, Oregon, p. A5, August 14, 2008.

Giles, Marty, "Find these marine 'creatures' at CAM (Coos Art Museum), The World newspaper, Nature GUIDE journal, Coos Bay, Oregon
p B8, August, 23, 2008. 

Dombrowski, Chip, "Making a Splash", The World newspaper, Coos Bay, Oregon, p. A7, August 22, 2008.

Reid, Nancy Jane, "Tidepools come to dry land at arts center", The News-Times, Newport, Oregon, p B3, July 4 2008.

Blake, Victoria, “Tactile reminders of tangible space”. The Oregonian, A&E magazine, Portland, Oregon, p. 39, July 29, 2005.

Boatwright, JoAnn, “July 5 reception opens Walters Center show”. Argus Focus, Hillsboro, Oregon, p. D1, June 30, 2005.
 
Jones, Tricia, “Clark College Art Scene”, The Columbian, Vancouver, Washington, March 1, 2005, pp. D1, D4.
 
Bacon, Gina, “Sea Life as Art”, Inspirations for your Home and Garden, The Columbian, Vancouver, Washington, July 17, 2003. Cover, pp 8-10.
 
Row, D.K., “Artsweek”, The Oregonian, Portland, Oregon. June 29, 2003.
 
Guenther, Bruce, Oregon Biennial Catalogue, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon. June 2003, pp 14, 46.
 
Vogt, Tom. “Art Created To Be Touched”, The Columbian, Vancouver, Washington, February 11, 2003, pp. C1, 5.
 
Sork, Kris. “Pozzi Offers Students and Community a Sea of Creativity”, Directions in Education,
Route 37, Vancouver School District publication, Vancouver, Washington, 2003.
 
Hovee, Richard. “Sea Things”, The Artistic Traveler, Vancouver, Washington, Nov./Dec. 2002, p. 10.
 
Compton, Bill. “Four Haseltines”, The Olympian, Olympia, Washington. April 14, 2000, p. 12.
 
Alec Clayton. “Four Haseltines-It’s a Family Affair”, The Ranger, Tacoma, Washington, April, 2000
 
Vogt, Tom. “Vancouver Arts Program Gets National Applause”, The Columbian, Vancouver, Washington. March 3, 1999, pp. A1, 11.
 
Pozzi, Angela H., with Deb Brzoska, “WASL Art Links”, Vancouver School District , Vancouver, Washington, 1999. Educational booklet connecting the Essential Learnings in the arts with reading and math.
 
Vogt, Tom, “The Human Touch”, The Columbian, Feb. 9, 1997, pp. A1, 7.