Desiree Palermo




2015                          M.F.A. in Painting, SCAD, Savannah, GA

2014                          SCAD Study Abroad, Lacoste, France

2008                          B.S.Ed. Art Education, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA


Related Experience

2016                          Studio Art Educator, Propel Charter Schools, Pittsburgh, PA

2015                          Teaching Assistant, Professor Vanessa Platacis, SCAD, Savannah, GA

2014                          Teaching Assistant, Professor Eun Lee, SCAD, Savannah, GA

2008-2013                Studio Art Educator, Propel Charter Schools, Pittsburgh, PA


Solo Exhibitions

2015                          Di(PRO)gress, Fresh Exhibitions Gallery, Savannah, GA


Selected Group Exhibitions

2017                          Super Generic Art Show, Unblurred, Local 412, Pittsburgh, PA

2016                          AAP Newest Members Exhibition, MINE Factory, Pittsburgh, PA

2016                          AAP Group Juried Exhibition, Kaufmann Gallery, Shippensburg, PA

2015                          deFINE Art Student Showcase, Alexander Hall, Savannah, GA

2015                          Port City Review Showcase, Alexander Gallery, Savannah, GA

2014                          RAW Artist’s Showcase: Allure, Club Xtaza, Pittsburgh, PA

2014                          Open Studios, Alexander Hall, Savannah, GA

2014                          deFINE Art Open Studios, Alexander Hall, Savannah, GA

2013                          Open Studios, Alexander Hall, Savannah, GA



2013-2015                Recipient, SCAD Educator’s Scholarship

2012                          Recipient, SCAD Educator’s Forum Scholarship



2016                          Member, Associated Artists of Pittsburgh

2015                          Member, College Art Association

2013-2015                ICC Liaison and Interim President, Alexander Collective

                                   Focus on group critique and extended learning opportunities, for students



2015                          Featured Artist, After Happy Hour Literary Review, Pittsburgh, PA

2015                          Featured Artist, Port City Review, volume 2, Savannah, GA

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