time exposed photo of headlights in urban center

Callahan, Aileen

Senior Faculty
Boston University
School Affiliation

Cambridge College School of Undergraduate Studies

Courses Taught

ART 200 Introduction to Studio Arts

ART 202 Studio Art Ii


M.F.A., B.F.A. - Boston University

M.A. - Dominican University, Institute of the Arts, Florence, Italy (fellowship)

Escuela Nacional de Pintura y Escultura, Mexico City (2-year fellowship)

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Main (2 scholarships)


First cognitions encounter color, shape and line. Later these are attached to ideas, associations and collective and personal human experience. Within all people and cultures, art expresses astonishingly profound levels of meaning.

Professional Experience


Danforth Art, Framingham, MA

New Bedford Whaling Museum

Creighton University, Omaha, NE

American Academy of Arts and Letters, NYC, Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture

Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Amos Eno Gallery, NYC, Small Works National Competition

Bowery Gallery, NYC, National Invitational Exhibition

Rubelle & Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

"Revisions/The Human Figure"

Nacional Palacio de Bella Artes, Mexico City, solo exhibition