Born

New York City

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015     Red Mill Gallery, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, Whole World in Pieces

2009     Memorial Union Gallery, NDSU, Fargo, North Dakota, Mathematics of Ecstasy (MOE)

              Northern Lights Art Gallery, Mayville, North Dakota, MOE

              James Memorial Center, Williston, North Dakota, MOE

              Lake Region Heritage Center, Devil's Lake, North Dakota, MOE

              Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, North Dakota, MOE

              Cando Art Center, Cando, North Dakota  

2008     DSU Art Gallery, Dickinson State University, North Dakota, MOE

              Lillian and Coleman Taube Museum, Minot, North Dakota, MOE

              Jamestown Arts Center, Jamestown, ND, MOE

2007-8Bristol-Myers Squibb, Research and Development Laboratories, Wallingford, CT, As Above

2005-6  Bristol-Myers Squibb Research and Development Laboratories, Wallingford, CT, Secrets of the Genome

2005 River Street Gallery, New Haven, CT, Jari Chevalier: Inlay Collages & Prints

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2010      Untitled Group Show to benefit Fordham University’s Carbon Neutral 2020 Campaign, ArtLoft, New York, NY

2007     MicroCosm Gallery, New York, NY, Square Foot Show

2006     Haskins Laboratory Gallery, New Haven; invitational, Array

              2005     Silvermine Gallery, New Canaan, CT; juried, Art of the Northeast 

                 Juror: Elizabeth Smith, Chief Curator Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

               Hilles Gallery, New Haven, CT;  juried, Cultural Passages

              Small Space Gallery, New Haven, CT, Self-Taught

2004     Small Space Gallery, New Haven, CT, State of Mind

 

Grants & Awards

2015       Scholarship Grant, Fine Press & Letterpress Seminar, Center for Book Arts, New York (for artist book project)

2015       Artist Residency Grant, The Quarry at Marble House

2014       Merit Award, Atlanta Review International Poetry contest

                Finalist, Ploughshares Emerging Writers competition

2011        Artist Residency Grant, Vermont Studio Center (two months)

2010       Individual Artist Grant, Puffin Foundation (for Living Hero Radio Show and Podcast project                           

2009      Individual Artist Grant, Puffin Foundation (for Living Hero podcast project)

2008      Individual Artist Grant, North Dakota State Council on the Arts

2008      Artist Residency Grant, Jamestown Arts Center

2008      Artist Residency Grant, Ragdale Foundation

2007      Artist Residency Grant, Vermont Studio Center

 

Selected Published Writings

2017       Poems: "Dry Landscape" and "If Ever," Arcturus (Spring)

2016      Poem: "Sine Qua Non," Poetry East (Fall) 

 Poem: "Unkempt Graveyard Near the Shore," Gulf Coast Online (Winter/Spring) 

 Poem: "White Ink on White Paper," The Cortland Review (Winter) 

  Poem: "Andean Strains," Beloit Poetry Journal (Winter 2015/2016) featured for holiday promotion

2015      Poem: "The Tick and the Unified Field," Boulevard (Fall)            

              Poem: "No one can be with you in your life," The Journal of Compressed Creative Arts (June)

              Poem: "Why Elizabeth Goes to Suzie," The Massachusetts Review (Spring) 

2014     "Interview with Derrick Jensen," Terrain 

2008     "Education in the arts needed to prosper in the future economy," Opinion, The Jamestown Sun

2005      "PS1 Greater New York Show," M Magazine (TheNewYorkArtWorld.com), April

2005      "Tim Hawkinson at the Whitney," M Magazine (TheNewYorkArtWorld.com), May

2005      "Goya's 'Los Caprichios' & Here Comes the Bogey-Man, Chelsea Art Museum," M Magazine (TheNewYorkArtWorld.com), September

2005      "Remote Viewing at the Whitney," M Magazine (TheNewYorkArtWorld.com), October

  

Selected Public Appearances & Media

2015  "Interview with Artists Jari Chevalier and Simonetta Moro," The Listening Shires, WBTN, August

2014      "Tapping the Innermost Voice with Jari Chevalier," The Dooryard, June  

2010      "Interview with Artist, Jari Chevalier," What Now show with Ken Rose, KOWS Community Radio, 1 hour, August  

              Speaker, "Living Within Means" (long version) for Art and Sustainability seminar, Grad School of Business,

                  Fordham University, March

2009      Speaker, "Living Within Means" (short version) for Art and Sustainability seminar, Grad School of Business,

                  Fordham University, October

               Moderator, "Simple Facts & Big Questions," panel discussion, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, April

2008       Article, "Education in Arts Needed to Prosper in Future Economy," The Jamestown Sun (September 18, 2008) 

               Article, "Artist Opens Creativity Door," Diversions, The Jamestown Sun 

               Featured Member, Fractured Atlas: interview and images presented on Blog, Facebook & MySpace

               Article, "Jariscope Aids Creative Expression," Diversions, The Jamestown Sun 

2007       Moderator, Sleeping, Dreaming and Making Memories: Scientists and Artists in Conversation,

                   panel discussion, Haskins Labs, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2005       Interview, It's All About Arts, BNN Channel 9, Boston, April 25

1999       Article, "Jari Chevalier is said to be the poet of the innermost voice," Ojai Valley News (June 11)

                        Article, "Interview with Jari Chevalier," Wellness TV, April

         1998-      Featured poet at literary venues and festivals, including Antigone Reading Series, Barrow Street

                            Poetry Reading Series, Ventura Poetry Festival

         1997        Article, "She Teaches Writers to Tap Raw Sources," Ventura County Star, June 30

 

Professional Activities & Affiliations  

2007      Living Hero radio show, broadcast on WGDR-WGDH, Goddard College Community Radio and podcast at http://livinghero.com

               40+ interviews with leading artists, authors, researchers, social scientists, and activists working for the greater good;

                Riane Eisler, Terry Riley, Gabor Mate, Suzi Gablik, Richard Davidson

2005       Co-curator of In the Round, Arts Council of Greater New Haven

2005-      Active member, New York Artists Network (formerly NY Artists Circle)

2004-      Visual Arts Advisory Group, Arts Council of Greater New Haven

1993-       Teacher of creativity workshops at universities, private schools, conferences and in private settings. 


Education

City College, NY, Creative Writing, MA  (same program now MFA)

Columbia University, NY, Literature and Writing, BA cum laude