Keith M. Francis

EDUCATION

2016           M.F.A., (candidate), Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA

1989           B.A., University of Massachusetts, North Dartmouth, MA

 

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2012           School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, Profession Development Seminar

2012           Bristol Community College, Fall River, MA, HTML & CSS

2003           School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, Mixed Media

1988           Maine Media Workshops & College, Rockport, ME, Photography, Summer Workshop

1987           Maine Media Workshops & College, Rockport, ME, Photography, Summer Workshop

 

AWARDS

2017           Massachusetts Vocational Association, New Teacher of the Year Award, South Region

2012           Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant

2011           Career Achievement/Hall of Fame Induction, Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational
                   Technical High School

2004           Recognition Award, World Trade Center Site Memorial Competition, New York, NY

2004           Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant

 

VISITING ARTIST LECTURES/PRESENTATIONS/CRITIQUES

2016           Artist Panel, Phillips Exeter Academy, Lamont Gallery, Exeter, NH, March 26, 2016.

2015           Lecture/Presentation, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH, October 20, 2015.

2013           Lecture/Presentation/Critiques, New Art Center, Newton, MA, November 10, 2013.

2012           Graduate and Undergraduate Critiques, Massachusetts College of Art and Design,
                   Boston, MA, April 28, 2012.

2011           Graduate and Undergraduate Critiques, Massachusetts College of Art and Design,
                   Boston, MA, April 23, 2011.

2010           Lecture/Presentation, New England School of Art & Design at Suffolk University,
                   Boston, MA, October 12, 2010.

2010           Graduate and Undergraduate Critiques, Massachusetts College of Art and Design,
                   Boston, MA, April 17, 2010.

2009           Lecture/Presentation, University of Massachusetts–Dartmouth,
                   North Dartmouth, MA, May 8, 2009.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY–Television

Keith Francis Boston Marathon Memorial, WGBH-TV Greater Boston, Boston, MA, April 8, 2014.

America 2004 Boston Artist: Keith Francis, C-Span Television, July 23, 2004.

The Democratic Convention Artist: Keith Francis, CBS Boston,WBZ-TV, July 21, 2004.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY–Periodicals

Daily Trumpet (@dailytrumpet) • https://www.instagram.com/dailytrumpet, November 4, 2017

“Keith M. Francis: When I grow up...” Kansas City Voices!, Volume 14, Fall 2017, (Published by
Whispering Prairie Press, 2017).

“Nowhere Everywhere” Art New England, May/June 2016.

Peter Pereira, “An Artistic Statement,” Standard Times, October 25, 2015.

Don Wilkinson, “Francis takes his art in a new direction,” Standard Times, June 11, 2015, Art Review.

Jess Barnett, “Keith M. Francis,” Printer’s Devil Review, Volume 3, Number 2, Fall 2013,
(Published by Black Key Press, 2013), 52–57.

Keith M. Francis, Art Opportunities Monthly, Issue 159, November 2013.

“Collective Exhibition of Artist from 12 Countries,” Giornata Del Contemporaneo Di Amaci (catalogue) 2013.

Don Wilkinson, “Keith Francis at Colo-Colo,” Standard Times, June 12, 2013, Art Review.

Keith Francis, Artscope Magazine, May/June 2013.

“New Bedford Harbor in a New Light,” New Bedford Art Museum (catalogue) 2013.

Joanna McQuillian Weeks, “Best Bets,” Standard Times, May 27, 2010, Coastin’ Magazine.

“Keith Francis, Chaos & Fulfillment,” Artscope Magazine, May/June 2010.

Cate McQuaid, “World on a String,” The Boston Globe, October 15, 2008, Art Review.

Paul E. Kandarian, “Rings of Remembrance,” The Boston Globe, August 14, 2008, News/Local Arts.

Tamara Schillin, “The Firefighters,” Big Red & Shiny, August 10, 2008, Art Review.

Don Cuddy, “Forged in Fire,” Standard Times, August 8, 2008, South Coast Living Magazine.

Who’s Who in the World 2008 (Published by Marquis Who’s Who LLC., 2008).

Robert Chiarito, “A Tribute to Heroes,” The Wanderer, August 7, 2008.

“Keith Francis Alumni,” The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth Magazine, March 2008
and November 2006.

Who’s Who in America 2006 (Published by Marquis Who’s Who LLC., 2006).

Carol Beggy & Mark Shanahan, “Artist rides to DNC Victory,” The Boston Globe, July 20, 2004, Living/Arts.

Graphis, “Poster Annual 2004,” (New York: Published by Graphis Inc., 2005), page 20.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY–Web

Saatchi Art, “Featured Artist,” chief curator Rebecca Wilson and the Saatchi Art curation team,
London, U.K., February 22, 2016.

Saatchi Art, “Artist of the Day,” chief curator Rebecca Wilson and the Saatchi Art curation team,
London, U.K., June 3, 2015.

Saatchi Art, “Featured Artist,” chief curator Rebecca Wilson and the Saatchi Art curation team,
London, U.K., June 1, 2015.

Saatchi Art, “Featured Artist,” chief curator Rebecca Wilson and the Saatchi Art curation team,
London, U.K., January 3, 2015.

Saatchi Art, “Featured Artist,” chief curator Rebecca Wilson and the Saatchi Art curation team,
London, U.K., August 19, 2013.

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)

Greater New Bedford Regional Vocational Technical High School, Advisory Committee Member
Massachusetts Vocational Association

University of Massachusetts–Dartmouth, Alumni Association

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