Savannah Bustillo

 +505 382 6345 | skbustillo@wustl.edu

EDUCATION

Suma Cum Laude, Washington University in St. Louis | 2014 – 2018 

BFA in Studio Art with a concentration in Printmaking with a second major in Anthropology and a minor in Art History

Completed a Latin Honors Thesis in Anthropology and a Capstone in Studio Art

Member of the Dean’s List | 2014 – 2018

Member of the National Anthropology Honor Fraternity, Lambda Alpha 

Member of the WashU Honor Society

EXPERIENCE

Co-Founder/ President of Print Club, a group to teach printmaking, book arts, and works on paper to students 

Washington University in St. Louis, MO | Fall 2017 – Spring 2018

Intern at The Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory & Educational Foundation

Cleveland, OH | Summer 2017

Curated the Washington University student show TBD

Washington University in St. Louis, MO | Spring 2017

Intern at Pyramid Atlantic Art Center

Washington D.C | Summer 2016

Intern at Arts on the Block, a non-profit that pairs high school students with local businesses to create art 

Washington D.C | Summer 2016

Art Ambassador for the Samfox School

Washington University in St. Louis, MO | 2015 – 2018

Lab monitor for the printmaking shop and book studio

Washington University in St. Louis, MO | 2015 – 2018

Docent at the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum

Washington University in St. Louis, MO | 2015 – 2018

Intern at Island Press

St. Louis, MO | Summer 2015

Intern at the Turner Carroll Gallery

Santa Fe, NM | Summer 2015

Intern at the Tamarind Institute

Albuquerque, NM | Spring 2014

HONORS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

Recipient of the Fall Artist Residency 2018

Anderson Ranch, Snow Mass Village, CO| Fall 2018

Recipient of the Newman Exploration Travel Fund 2018

Washington University in St. Louis, MO | Spring 2018

Recipient of the Belle Cramer Printmaking Award

Washington University in St. Louis, MO | Spring 2018

Published in Spires Magazine and given the back cover

St. Louis, MO | Spring 2018

Published in Spires Magazine

St. Louis, MO | Winter 2018

Recipient of the Art History & Archaeology 2017 Summer Scholarship to conduct anthropological research in Germany

Mainz and Berlin, Germany | Summer 2017

Conducting individual research in different art institutions, museums, galleries, and print shops to connect material evolutions in printmaking from Gutenberg to contemporary forms of media circulation, collected for Latin Honors Thesis in Anthropology at Washington University

Recipient of the Marsha Hertzman Blasingame Award in Printmakingto attend Anderson Ranch in Summer 2017

Anderson Ranch, Snow Mass Village, CO| Summer 2017

American Alliance of Museums Access Fellowship

St. Louis, MO | Spring 2017

Granted a fellowship to attend the yearly AAM Conference in 2017 in representing the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum; attended workshops and presentations of the conference

Recipient of the Tab Rasmussen Scholarship from Field Projects International

CICRA Field Site, Amazon Rainforest, Southeast Peru | Winter 2016 - 2017

Performed research and data collection within various insect orders in uncharted areas of the Amazon

Published in Critical Theory of Social Justice: Journal of Undergraduate Research

Occidental College, L.A, CA | Fall 2016

Published in All the Art magazine

St. Louis, MO | Fall 2016

Recipient of the Summer Undergraduate Research Award 

Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Washington D.C | Summer 2016

Conducted anthropological research on methodologies in printmaking at how it effects urban development, offered through the Office of Undergraduate Research at Washington University in St. Louis

EXHIBITIONS

Are you Seeing What I’m Seeing?: Senior Thesis Show

Des Lee Gallery, St. Louis, MO | Spring 2018

Slash: A Pop-Up Show

Contemporary Art Museum, St. Louis, MO | Spring 2018

Salt City Dozen Show and Portfolio Exchange

Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY | Spring 2018

DNSPE 2018

Bradbury Museum of Art, Arkansas State University, Pawnee, IN| Spring 2018

Creator’s Gallery Show

Skandalaris Center for Interdisciplinary Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Washington University in St. Louis, MO | Fall 2017

Small Press Expo Exhibitors

Star Clipper Comic Book Shop, St. Louis, MO | Fall 2017

For Play: A Junior Exhibition

Des Lee Gallery, St. Louis, MO | Spring 2017

A Diamond in Hough: Gala and Silent Auction

Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory & Educational Foundation, Cleveland, OH | Fall 2017

COLLECTIONS

The Morgan Art of Papermaking Conservatory & Educational Foundation

Cleveland, OH | Summer 2017

Bradbury Art Museum

Bradbury Museum of Art, Arkansas State University, Pawnee, IN | Spring 2018