Rhonda Schaller

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Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs, Visiting Associate Professor, Lecturer VP for Student Affairs, Fine Arts, Continuing and Professional Studies rschal20@pratt.edu 718.687.5926 p 718.636.3547 f Brooklyn Campus, East Hall 1ST FL

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21/SP-CP-100W-01 Stress Reduction Through Mindfulness Based Practices

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Masters, Arts & Cultural Management, Pratt Institute
Bachelors, Studio Art, Queens College, City University of New York


Rhonda is a long time meditator, artist, author and educator teaching visualization, mindfulness and meditation as life and art practices since 1985. She is a certified visualization meditation teacher and Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction trained teacher. In addition to her role as AVP for Student Affairs, she is a Visiting Associate Professor; founder of the Meditation Incubator project, and the Mindful Making immersion workshop for Made in NYC. She chairs the Mindfulness Initiatives in Student Affairs Committee. A recent scholar in residence and Fulbright Roster Scholar, she taught creativity and meditation at UNSW, Sydney as their artist in residence. She is the author of Create Your Art Career (2013, Allworth Press), Called or Not, Spirits are Present (2009, Blue Pearl Press), and contributed chapters for The Mindful Eye: Contemplative Pedagogies in Visual Arts Education (2018, Common Wealth Pub) and Starting Your Career in the Fine Arts (2011, Allworth Press). She is the Director of Schaller + Jaquish Art Projects; Founder of Create Meditate and Cofounder of Ceres Gallery, NYC. She was a board member/faculty of the New York Feminist Art Institute. Her works are in the permanent collections of Memorial Art Gallery University of Rochester and Dartmouth University's Medical School Art of Healing Gallery