The Turtle Gallery
Seaweed Boat Black Mountain
Celeste Roberge
EDUCATION
1986 M.F.A. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
1979 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine.
1979 B.F.A. Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine.
1975 B.A. Sociology. University of Maine, Orono, Maine.
1974 L'UniversitŽ de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QuŽbec, Canada. Non-degree.


FELLOWSHIPS, GRANTS AND AWARDS
2007 Residency at SIM House in Reykjavik, Iceland. Sponsored by the Association of Icelandic Visual Artists and the Reykjavik Art Museum.
2006 Florida Individual Artist Fellowship, Division of Cultural Affairs, Tallahassee,FL
2006 Scholarship Enhancement Award. University of Florida
2004-07 Research Foundation Professorship, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
2002-04 Scholarship Enhancement Fund. University of Florida.
2001-02 Professional Development Leave University of Florida.
2000-01 Scholarship Enhancement Fund. University of Florida.
1999 Florida Individual Artists Fellowship, Division of Cultural Affairs, Tallahassee.
1999 Fine Arts & Humanities Scholarship Enhancement Fund, University of FL
1998 The Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, NY.
1998 Fine Arts & Humanities Scholarship Enhancement Fund, University of FL
1997 Resident Fellow. The Hambidge Center, Rabun Gap, Georgia.
1997 Professional Development Leave. University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.
1996 T.I.P. Teaching Award. University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.
1996 Research Development Award. University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.
1995 New Faculty Research Grant. University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.
1991 Distinguished Service Award. Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine.
1991 The Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, NY.
1991 MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, N.H. Resident Fellow.
1988-89 Bunting Fellowship. Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
1983 Award for Sculpture. Painting and Sculpture Exhibition for New York and New England. Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
1979 Bernard Langlais Fellowship. Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine.
1975 Phi Beta Kappa. University of Maine, Orono, Maine.
1973-74 Foreign Study Scholarship for Quebec. New England Atlantic Provinces and
Quebec Center, University of Maine, Orono.


ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE
1999-2006 ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR. School of Art and Art History, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida. Teach Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced Sculpture, and Graduate Students. Area Coordinator of Sculpture.
1993-1999 ASSISTANT PROFESSOR. School of Art and Art History, University of Florida
1992 VISITING LECTURER. Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine.
1992-93 VISITING LECTURER. Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine.
1986-93 ART TEACHER. Cape Elizabeth High School, Cape Elizabeth, Maine.
1987-89 SCULPTURE INSTRUCTOR. Maine Summer Arts Program, Maine Department of Education, Augusta, Maine.
1986 SCULPTURE INSTRUCTOR. Summer Sessional. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.
1984-86 TEACHING ASSISTANT. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design. Halifax, NS
1985 ART WORKSHOP DIRECTOR. Upward Bound. Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine.
1982 VISITING INSTRUCTOR. Maine College of Art. Continuing Studies. Portland, Maine.
1978-79 INSTRUCTOR. Maine College of Art. High School Program. Portland, Maine.
1974 TUTOR. Upward Bound, Bowdoin College, Brunswick, Maine.

COLLECTIONS:
Agnes Scott College, Decatur, Georgia
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada
Jackson Laboratories, Bar Harbor, Maine.
The Gardner Group, Santa Barbara, California.
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine.
Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine.
Textile Arts Foundation, Southport, Maine.
Colby College, Waterville, Maine.
M.G. Lewis & Co., Orlando, Florida.
Harn Museum, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.
Runnymede Sculpture Farm, San Francisco, California.
University of New England, Biddeford, Maine
Private Collections in Maine, Boston, Miami, and New York.
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