Paulina MacNeil
currently working and living in Boston, Massachusetts, USA
paulina.macneil@gmail.com                                                         


Education:
2019                       MFA in Studio Art – School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Boston, MA
2017                       BFA in Photography - Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia
2017                       BA in Art History - Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax, Nova Scotia


Solo Exhibitions:
Screen/Time., Tower Gallery, Boston MA 2018
I am a Picture, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax Nova Scotia 2017


Selected Group Exhibitions:
Photographic Resource Center's Annual Student Show, Lunder Art Center, Boston MA 2019
Connectivity, RSM Art Gallery, Boston MA 2019
Arrested Image, School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Boston MA 2019
Photographic Resource Center's Annual Student Show, Lunder Art Center, Boston MA 2018
ARTChurch: SMFA at Tufts Students, Sanctuary UCC, Boston MA 2018
Exchange, Mission Hill Gallery, Boston MA 2018
Light in the Basement,  School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University, Boston MA 2018
Translation, Tower Gallery, Boston MA 2018
Re:dissonance, Emerson Urban Arts Gallery, Boston MA 2017-2018
NSCAD Graduation Exhibition, Anna Leonowens Gallery, Halifax Nova Scotia 2017
Maritime Culture, Historic Properties, Halifax, Nova Scotia 2016
Fall Emerging, Gallery 1313, Toronto Ontario 2016
CONTACT: A Photographic Exhibition, Historic Properties, Halifax Nova Scotia 2015
START Festival, Bus Stop Theatre, Halifax Nova Scotia 2015


Film Festivals: 

Moscow Shorts International Film Festival, Moscow Russia (upcoming)

Web/Text Publications:
Feel Good Comments Section,” Future Histories Literary Magazine, Spring 2019
Free Coffee 2017, NSCAD Student Publication 2017
Photographic Calendar, Canadian Bureau for International Education 2017
Free Coffee 2016, NSCAD Student Publication 2016

Free Coffee 2015, NSCAD Student Publication 2015

Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards:
Graduate Student Research Competition 2019
Scotiabank New Generation Photography Award Nominee, Longlisted 2019
Dean’s Research Award 2018
Montague Travel and Research Grant: Tokyo, Japan 2018
Annual Karsh Prize in Photography 2018
Tisch Summer Scholars Photography Expanded Fellow at Magnum Foundation 2018
BMO 1st Art Award Nominee 2017
SMFA Founder's Scholarship 2017
Roloff Beny Photography Scholarship 2016
NSCAD 125th Anniversary Scholarship for Photography 2016

Public Talks:
Mother Ireland and Irish Mothers in “The Butcher Boy,” Divisions/Revisions of Labor Symposium, Tufts Women’s Center 2019

Teaching Assistantships:
Performance Workshop: Live Art, Tufts University, Spring 2019
Intermediate Photography, Tufts University, Spring 2019
Basic Lighting, Tufts University, Fall 2018
Basic Lighting, Tufts University, Spring 2018
Process and Experimentation, Tufts University, Fall 2017