Julianne Morse, Grants Coordinator-Heritage Arts
Julianne Morse joined the State Arts Council in February 2012 as a Special Projects Assistant to help coordinate the 2012 Shaping Our Heritage Traditional Arts Conference, exhibit, publication, and public programming. Since joining the Arts Council Julianne has provided support in graphic design, website maintenance, administrative support, special projects development, and programmatic input for Arts in Education and Percent for Art.
Julianne brings many years of experience in the arts world and administration to the position. She earned her MFA in Printmaking from Stony Brook University; Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Cultural Studies from Stony Brook University; BA in Art History from Marist College; and a BA in Studio Art from Marist College. She actively exhibits her own artwork locally and nationally and her work is held in several private collections.
Julianne has worked at many galleries and nonprofit organizations helping to organize exhibits, special projects, and conferences. In 2010 Morse served as a Work Exchange studio assistant for Dieu Donne Paper Mill in New York City where she assisted with daily studio operations, art handling, and exhibit installation. She was head curator and organizer of the 2009 conference, Recherche that included an exhibit featuring artists across the country, and several public panel discussions that crossed disciplines in the arts and sciences. In 2006 Morse worked with Children’s Media Project in Poughkeepsie, NY as a Media Instructor where she helped to teach youth media literacy as an afterschool extended learning opportunity.
In addition to her work at the State Council Julianne is also an Adjunct Professor of Art History for the New Hampshire Institute of Art in the MFA, MAE, & BFA programs.
Julianne lives in Gilmanton, NH with her husband Jeremy who is a Jazz guitarist and educator, and their cat. When she is not immersed in art, Julianne enjoys gardening, cooking, and running.