A Través de la Diosa Madre—Through the Mother Goddess Mixed Media
M.F.A., Art, East Carolina University, Greenville, N.C. 2004.
M.A., Art, Studio Ceramics, California State University Chico, Chico CA. 1982.
B.A., Art, Visual Arts, California State University Chico, Chico, CA. 1979.
A. A., Commercial Art, Rio Hondo Community College, Whittier, CA. 1975.
2001 "Tiny Art Show" Emerge Gallery, Greenville,North Carolina Jan11-Feb.8
"Timepiece" Emerge Gallery, Greenville, North Carolina Dec. 1 – Jan 2
E.C.U. School of Art Holiday Exhibit Wellington B.Gray Galllery North Carolina 11/28 – 12/1
2000 Tradicion – Ceramic and Mixed Media/ Socorro Hernandez-Hinek, Architect’s Gallery, Fayetteville, N.C. , August 29 – September 18.
Emerging Hispanic Artists from F.S.U., Latino Center Hispanic Festival, Fay., N.C.
Three Women Artists: Hernandez-Hinek/Martin/Rhoda, Charles Chestnutt Library, FSU, Fay.,N.C.
1999 "Women at the Millennium – Mail Art Show", U.C. Berkeley, Berkley, Ca.
FSU Faculty Exhibition, Rosenthal Gallery, Fayetteville State University, Fay., N.C.
Multicultural Voices of Women Artists, UNC Pembroke, Pembroke, N.C.
1998 Multicultural Voices of Women Artists, Arts Council Gallery, Fayetteville, N.C.
Multiple Sources - Women’s Festival, Chick Administrative Building , Fay. State Univ., Fay., N.C.
1997 Juried Alumni Exhibition, University Art Gallery, CSUC, Chico, Ca.
Mi Arte, Mi Vida: Hispanic Artists from N.C., Art Banks Gallery, Craven A.C., New Bern, N.C.
1996 A Group Exhibit: Women Artists of North Carolina, Meredith College, Raleigh, N.C.
Original Sources: HERNANDEZ-HINEK/Paintings: PRICE, Cape Fear Studios, Fay., N.C.
1995 Nellie Smith Commemorative Pottery Competition, Cape Fear Studios, Fay., N.C. AWARD
10th Annual Spring Competition-Visual Arts Guild of Columbus County, Whiteville, N.C. AWARDS: Best of Show, Best of Sculpture.
1994 Emerging Artists Grant Recipients Visual Arts Exhibition, Arts Center Gallery, Fay. N.C.
1993 1993 Cumberland County Visual Artists Competition, Arts Center Gallery, Fayetteville, N. C.
1992 ON THEIR OWN TIME: Works by local College and University Art Instructors" , Arts Center Gallery, Fayetteville, North Carolina.
Northern California Artists Invitational, New Works Gallery, Redding, California.
EXPRESSIONS IN CLAY, Shasta College Art Gallery, Redding, California.
1988 "HERNANDEZ-HINEK/SCHWALBE/RICKARD", Shasta County Arts Council, Redding, Ca.
Shasta College Annual FACULTY EXHIBITION, Shasta College Art Gallery, Redding, Ca.
1987 HERNANDEZ-SCULPTURE/HUGHES-PAINTING, Cherry Street Studios Gallery, Chico, Ca.
Two Ceramic Artists: HERNANDEZ AND BLIVEN, Shasta College Art Gallery, Redding, Ca.
1986 HERNANDEZ, COLLIER, MILLER-NORMAN, New Works Gallery, Redding, California.
New Sculpture – HERNANDEZ, Hang-Up Art Gallery, Redding, California.
"Weathervanes and Whirligigs Invitational Exhibit" , Redding Museum Art Center, Redding, Ca.
SCULPTURE:Hernandez/PAINTINGS: Hornaday, Redding Museum and Art Center, Redding, Ca.
Invitational Exhibition: The Art of Puppetry, Redding Museum and Art Center, Redding, Ca.
1981 Crocker-Kingsley Annual Exhibition, E.B. Crocker Gallery, Sacramento, California.
HONORS and AWARDS
Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville, NC: College of Arts and Sciences, Pioneer Award for Grantsmanship. May 2000.
Fayetteville State University: Art Department Award for Grantsmanship. May 2000.
Fayetteville State University: University Service Award. May 1999.
Humanities Center, Raleigh, NC: Finalist—William Friday Leadership Initiative. 1995.
Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC: Museum Commendation. 1994.
Migrant Education, Region XVI, Salinas, CA: Certificate of Award. 1991.
California State University Chico, Chico, CA: Distinguished Graduate with Honors. 1982.
National League of American Penwomen, Butte Co., CA: Fine Arts Scholarship. 1977.
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE1998-Present Assistant Professor
Foundation Courses, Fayetteville State University
Curriculum: Painting, Drawing, Commercial Art, American Art History, Ancient to Medieval Art History, Intro to Art History, Introduction to the Humanities.
Committee Assignments: Honors and Awards Committee, Fine Arts Series; Charles W. Chesnutt Festival, Co-Chair, Student Art Guild Advisor.
1997-1998 Art Instructor-Adjunct
Fayetteville Technical Community College, Fayetteville, NC.
Curriculum: Art History Survey, American Art History, Art Appreciation, Drawing, Multiple Intelligences, Ceramics.
Art Instructor, Central Texas College, Fort Bragg, NC.
Curriculum: Ideas and Humanities.
Educational Consultant/Trainer/Professional Development Presenter,
City of Raleigh Educational Consultant, NC Parks and Recreation; Richmond Co. Arts Council; SMART START, Inc., Cumberland Co.;
Bright Horizons Conference for ECE.
1994-1996 Director of Education
Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC.
Educational program development, Grants Administration/Grant Writing for all related projects, training and events.
1992-1994 Art Instructor, Fayetteville Technical Community College, Fayetteville, NC.
Curriculum: Ceramics, Art Appreciation, and Drawing.
Outreach Coordinator, B.R.I.D.G.E.S., Fayetteville Museum of Art.
1990-1991 Art Education Specialist
Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art, Monterey, CA.
Museum on Wheels Program Educator/Presenter, Resource Development.
ART EDUCATION/ELEMENTARY CURRICULUM PROJECTS
Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art, "Museum on Wheels", Bilingual Education Spec.
"Learning to Read Through the Arts – Staff Development", Salinas, California.
Multicultural Connections Staff Development Workshops, serving seven Counties.
Social Science Connections and Museum Collections, Salinas, California.
Fayetteville Museum of Art, Director of Education
"I’m A Good Looker", a partnership with Cumberland Co. Schools integrating grade level standard course of study, teacher training and multiple museum visitation.
Docent Training Program – training, resources, recruiting and development.
Project Inventor/Grantwriter: "Art Trunks" Training and Development (Preschool Level)
Project Administrator/Grantwriter: "System To Access Arts, Reference and Resources"
Project Administrator: "Art Trunks" Training and Development (K to 12 grade Level)
Artist in the Schools Workshop, clay experience with 5th graders, through local Arts Council.
"Unmasking the Museum – African Art Permanent Collection" project in the schools.
Kenan Foundation, "A+ Program- A state wide Arts Integration Initiative – Trainer/Resource"
Summer Arts Institute Trainer sites: UNC – Greensboro and ECU –Greenville.
ARTS INTO THE COMMUNITY PROJECTS
Redding Museum and Art Center, Redding, California
Summer Children’s Clay Workshops
Ceramic Workshop, Noreen Braithwaite and S. Hernandez- "Pit-fire Workshop"
Fayetteville Museum of Art
Artworks at B.R.I.D.G.E.S., outreach program of arts/crafts into blighted communities.
"Mommy and Me Workshop", arts/crafts activities for preschool age children and parents.
Museum of the Cape Fear
"Lecture: Ceramics of the turn of the century", Poe Historical House docents and guests.
LECTURE TOPICS AND PRESENTATIONS
Social Studies Connection with the Visual Arts Curriculum
Multicultural Connections – Celebration and Masks
Exploring the Arts and Culture Through Artifacts
Understanding the Creative Spirit
Multicultural Art Activities for Curriculum Integration in the Elementary Schools
North Carolina Connections for Curriculum Integration
Viewing and Aesthetic Scanning Methods
Learning to Look at Art
ARTIST / CREATIVE WORKS
"Regional Artist Program Grant". Arts Council of Fayetteville, N.C. To support the creation of a body of mixed media works, entitled "Mi Familia". Initial grant award, $570.00: Funding source: Local Arts Council.
"Emerging Artists of Cumberland County", Arts Council Art Gallery, Fayetteville, N.C., To support studio space for six months, culminating in the creation of a new body of creative works. Initial grant award,
$1,000.00. Funding Source: Local Arts Council/Emerging Artist Grant.
"Regional Artists of Cumberland County", Arts Council Art Gallery, Fayetteville, N.C., To support material expenses for six months, culminating in the creation of a new body of creative work, based on "Mi Familia". Initial grant award, $570.00. Local Arts Council/Regional Artist Grant.
ACADEMIC / RESEARCH
"Current Work – A National Competition", F.S.U. – Rosenthal Gallery, Funding to support a national visual arts competition and cd document. Initial grant award, $1500.00. Funding Source: Local Arts Council/Regional Projects Grant and the $1,000.00. F.S. U. Foundation.
ELEMENTARY / COMMUNITY EDUCATION
"Artworks at B.R.I.D.G.E.S.". A summertime arts program, 4 consecutive years, $ yearly application totaling $2 - $3,000. Request included 2 outreach instructional positions. Funding Source: Cumberland Community Foundation, Florence Rogers Charitable Trust, Image Men, Cumberland County Arts Council.
"Art Trunks/ Resource and Training Project" Specialized resource development for Pre-school community day cares, state preschools, and HEADSTART. Initial grant award, $52,000. Request included 2, 9 month staff positions. Funding Source: SMART START/Cumberland County Partnership for Children.
"System To Access Art Resources and Reference-Ground Control, Lift-Off Stages" Initiative to adapt computer technology with a Museum library to meet education goals. Initial grant award, $8,400.00. Request included Cd rom Computer and lap top. Funding Source: Cumberland Community Foundation, Florence Rogers Charitable Trust.
"Art/Education Partnership/ Docent Recruitment Project" Funding for sustaining , staff support for the traiing, development of materials to laison with school personnel and docents. Initial grant award $3000.00. Funding Source: Florence Rogers Charitable Trust.
"Art Trunks/Resource and Training Project" Specialized resource development for K-12 grades. Initial grant award, $40,000.00. Request included 2, 9 month positions. Funding Source: Z.S. Reynolds Foundation.
"Unmasking the Museum", Resource/Construction/Development. Educational resource trunk based on the Permanent Collection of African Art aimed at junior/high school level. Initial grant award $1,000.00. Funding Source: Florence Rogers Charitable Trust and Alpha Kappa Alpha.