Cherie Bosela

Orlando, FL

407.797.7903

cherie@cheriebosela.com

www.CherieBosela.com

Updated: 5.23.2015

 

 

Education

BA 2001 - Art - University of Central Florida

1996-1998 - Studied Interior Design - Seminole Community College

2012 American Mosaic Summit (1 day workshops)

     - Wild about Handmade Polymer Clay Tiles with Laurie Mika

     - Power Your Way through Stained Glass Cuts with Lou Ann Weeks

     - Critiquing Mosaic Works: A Professional Development Workshop with Karen Ami

2012 Mosaics workshop with glass fusions with Martin Cheek (2 day workshop)

2013 American Mosaic Summit (1 day workshops)

     - Mixing it Up & Making it Great: Gamble, Shupper and Strope

     - Micromosaic with Orsoni’s Maestra Antonella Gallenda

     - Business of Mosaic: Marketing, Pricing and Strategy with Sonia King

2014 American Mosaic Summit (1 day workshops)

     - A Lighter Base for 3D Mosaics:with Sherri Warner Hunter

     - Realism Workshop in Stained Glass Mosaics with Carol Shelkin

2015 American Mosaic Summit

     - Community Mosaic Fabrication with Isaiah Zagar (2 day workshop)

     - Large Format Ceramic Tiles for Mosaic with Bonnie Fitzgerald (1 day workshop)

2015 Mosaic workshop with Susan Wechsler (4 day workshop)

 

 

Professional Affiliations

Society of American Mosaic Artists - SAMA

Contemporary Mosaic Art - CMA

SAMA Board of Trustees since April 2014

Artist Registry.com

Orlando Art Collective

 

 

Grants/Awards

2013 - "The Guardian" won "Best of Show" - Orlando Museum of Art - 1st Thursdays: Eclectic Knights V show

2013 - First Place - Central Florida -"Love is in the Air: The Lovebug Story" - Scan Design's  "Fall in Furniture

            Love 6" art contest

2012 - Juror's Choice - Lake Mary-Heathrow Festival of the Arts

2011 - Award of Distinction - Lake Mary-Heathrow Festival of the Arts

2011 - "Koi" won Honorable Mention - 7th Annual ArtistRegistry.com Members Juried Exhibition

 

 

Group Exhibitions

2015 - Slice of Life- Orlando Artist Collective - City Arts Factory - Orlando, FL

2015 - 1st Thursdays: Florida Grown - Orlando Museum of Art - Orlando, FL

2014 - Best of the Best - 3rd Floor Mayor's Gallery - Orlando City Hall - Orlando, FL

2014 – Orlando Art Collective - Salon de Collective – City Arts Factory – Orlando, FL

2014 - 90th Anniversary 1st Thursdays: Best of the Best - Orlando Museum of Art - Orlando, FL

2014 - Mosaic Arts International exhibit – William Tower Gallery – Houston, TX

2013 - 1st Thursday: Eclectic Knights V - Orlando Museum of Art - Orlando, FL

2013 - 1st Thursday: Florida Artist's Registry Member's Exhibit - Orlando Museum of Art - Orlando, FL

2013 - Scan Design's "Fall in Furniture Love 6" art contest - Orlando, FL

2013 - "Back to the Garden" exhibit - Ciel Gallery - Charlotte, NC

2013 - Casselberry City Hall Public Art Series - Quarterly art exhibits - Casselberry, FL

2013 - Mosaic Arts International exhibit - The Museum of Glass - Tacoma, WA

2012 - ”Beyond Borders: mosaic auction exhibition” for Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières

            (DWB/MSF), Nancy A. Fox Gallery, Novi, Michigan/The Northville Art House,  Northville, Michigan

2012 - Mosaic Arts International exhibit - Lexington Center Museum & Gallery - Lexington, KY

2012 - "Back to the Garden" exhibit - Ciel Gallery - Charlotte, NC

2012 - "1st Thursday: Eclectic Knights IV" - Orlando Museum of Art - Orlando, FL

2011 - 7th Annual ArtistRegistry.com Members Juried Exhibition - Orlando, FL

2011 - "1st Thursday: Eclectic Knights III" - Orlando Museum of Art - Orlando, FL

2010 - "1st Thursday: Eclectic Knights II" - Orlando Museum of Art - Orlando, FL

 

 

 Publications

2015 - Several works of art included, Bonnie Fitzgerald’s Guide to Mosaic Techniques

2014 - Artist Profile, Society of American Mosaic Artist "Groutline, Summer 2014 - Vol.15 no. 3

2013 - Featured Artist, Contemporary Mosaic Art website “Highlights” newsletter, March 29, 2013

2013 - "Florida Stink Bug", "Bombyx Mori" and "Lili" Insectes Magazine,  1st Quarter 2013, France

2012 - "Dragonfly" Glass Art Magazine, May/June 2012

2012 - " Orchids" photography - Ran no sekai (the world of orchid) Magazine, July 2012 , Tokyo,  Japan

 

 

Public Installations

2013 – Unfurled, outdoor public art; mosaic made by 55+ artist, Ciel Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2013 – The Sanford Community Mosaic Project, outdoor public art; mosaic, Downtown Sanford, FL

2011 - Donated 5 mosaic butterflies to be included in The Butterfly Project, outdoor public art; mosaic,

            Calusa Nature Center & Planetarium, 3450 Ortiz Ave., Fort Myers, FL

 

 

Art Festivals

2015 - 40th Annual Mount Dora Arts Festival - Mount Dora, FL

2014 - 22nd Annual DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts - Deland, FL

2014 - Art Under the Stars, the 38th Maitland Rotary Art Festival - Maitland, FL

2013 - Lake Mary - Heathrow Art Festival - Lake Mary, FL

2013 - Uptown Art Expo - Cranes Roost Park - Altamonte Springs, FL

2012 - Disney Festival of the Masters - Emerging Masters - Downtown Disney, FL

2012 - Lake Mary - Heathrow Art Festival - Lake Mary, FL

2012 - Winter Springs Festival of the Arts - Winter Springs, FL

2012 - 45th Annual Osceola Art Festival - Kissimmee, FL

2012 - Uptown Art Expo - Cranes Roost Park - Altamonte Springs, FL

2011 - Winter Springs Festival of the Arts - Winter Springs, FL

2011 - Lake Mary - Heathrow Art Festival - Lake Mary, FL

2010 - Winter Park Autumn Art Festival - Winter Park, FL (showing photography)

2010 - Lake Mary - Heathrow Art Festival - Lake Mary, FL  (showing photography)

2010 - Celebration Art Festival - Celebration, FL  (showing photography) Park, FL (showing photography)

2010 - Lake Mary - Heathrow Art Festival - Lake Mary, FL  (showing photography)

2010 - Celebration Art Festival - Celebration, FL  (showing photography)

 

 

All Artwork and photography © Cherie Bosela - All Rights Reserved

Designed by Cherie Bosela - Orlando, Florida