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Jennifer Vantrease: Resume


  • 2004, Master of Arts in Theology and Art, Fuller Graduate School, Pasadena, CA
  • 1995, Bachelor of Arts, Fine Arts and Marketing, Belmont University, Nashville, TN


  • October 2010, Chambers, Two-Person Show, SCA Gallery, Pomona, CA
  • October 2009, Shelter Group Show, SCA Gallery, Pomona, CA
    Jurors' Pick for piece, Cocoon II
  • April 2008, World Reclamation Art Project (WRAP), DeWitt, NY
    Highlighted in CBS News, USA Today, New York Times, and Washington Post in April/May 2008 and FiberARTS Magazine Nov/Dec 2008
  • February 22, 2008-April 20, 2008, 6th Biennial International Wearable Expressions
    Palos Verdes Art Center, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA Juror, Sunita Patterson, Editor of FiberARTS Magazine
  • April 2006, Wind, Installation, Campus by the Sea, Catalina Island, CA
  • November 2005, Cocoon, Solo Show & Lecture, Gallery West, Azusa, CA
  • April 2004, Curtain, Installation, Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA
  • May 2003, Threads, Group Show & Artist Lecture, DA Gallery, Pomona, CA
  • October 2002, Figure and Fiber, Group Show, Jamaica U, San Luis Obispo, CA
  • September 2002, Walls, Solo Show, Kinnear Studio, Pomona, CA
  • April 2000, Offerings, Group Show, Pasadena, CA
  • May 1996, Solo Show, Mainstay Cafe, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • May 1995, Solo Show, Leu Gallery, Nashville, TN

Professional Experience

  • 2009 to present University Chaplain, Pomona College & Pitzer College, Claremont, CA
  • 2004 to 2009, University Chaplain, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • 2000 to 2004, Financial Aid Counselor, Fuller Graduate School, Pasadena, CA
  • 1999-2000, Program Services Coordinator, Fuller Graduate School, Pasadena, CA
  • 1996 to 1999, University Chaplain, University of Saskatchewan, Sasktoon, SK CANADA
  • 1995 to 1996, Intern, University Chaplaincy, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC CANADA
  • 1994 to 1995, Design Apprentice, Bradford's Interior Design, Nashville, TN

Creative Community Involvement

  • 2000 to 2001, Co-Chair of Arts Concerns Committee, Fuller Theological Seminary. Designed curriculum and proposal for a new master's degree in arts integration. The curriculum was endorsed by the faculty in spring 2002. Helped establish annual student art show, Offerings.
  • Spring 1999, Director of a spring break team of 12 students to live and work on the Muskoday First Nations Reserve in Muskoday, Saskatchewan, Canada. Students coordinated drama, music, art, and after-school activities school for about 40 children and youth and 15 adults.
  • Summer 1998, Director of student arts team, Beacon, which toured and performed dramatic sketches and music for 7 weeks in Prince Edward Island and Nova Scotia, Canada.
  • Spring 1997, Director of spring break team of 12 students to Vancouver, BC, Canada. Students performed drama and music in various venues of inner city relief, coordinated children’s after-school program, and a retreat for college students.

Commission Work

  • October 2001, Interior, Fuller Seminary, Office of Admissions, Pasadena, CA
  • May 1996, Into the Light, Mainstay Cafe, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • May 1994, Vision, Bradshaw Eye Clinic, Nashville, TN

©2007 by Jennifer Vantrease

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