Josephine Viviani, MA

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Josephine Vivianni


  • University of Pennsylvania, Graduate School of Education, Philadelphia
  • M.A. Ed. Temple University, Philadelphia
  • B. A. in Fine Arts, Temple University, Philadelphia


Recent Activities

  • OST Philadelphia Open Studio Tour October 2015Holiday Open House Group Exhibition December 2015

  • Co-Presented with Moore Graduates at Pennsylvania Art Eduactors' Conference in Bethlehem, PA in October 2013
  • Professional Development Leader in collaboration with other facilitators to train all classroom teachers in Reading Area School District on a new technology for gathering classroom data 
  • Consultant, Collaborated with artist-poet-film maker and Mothers in Charge (MIC) on powerful film “I Cannot Be Silent” implementation of curriculum with youth leaders
  • Teaching Artist and Curator, Arts and Spirituality collaborative project with the Annenberg Center of Lankenau Hospital for the art exhibit with the Symposium- Patient Advocacy: Am I my brother’s keeper?
  • Teaching Design Seminar: Created and Implemented a new elective graduate course for Moore Graduate Interior Design students; May – August 2012


  • Co-Produced / Created Field Guide for Instructional Coaching – 2008 Foundations / PAHSCI with four DVD’s: Coaching is Key;  Amazing Growth; Leadership for Coaching and Transforming Classrooms

Awards and Fellowships

  • Certificate of Participation and Facilitation in the Project Zero Classroom: Views on Understanding, Harvard Graduate School of Education with Dr. Howard Gardner and David Perkins
  • District Fellow, University of Pittsburgh, Learning Research Development Center
  • PATHS / PRISM grant recipient for Ethnic Literature, Storytelling and Readers Theater



  • Peace, Love and Art, Pop Up on Passyunk, Philadelphia, PA, 2013.
  • Highwire Gallery, February 2013.
  • Exhibition at Highwire Gallery of Philadephia; Opening reception on Friday, Feb 1st, 5-9 pm. 2013
  • Four From Moore, Group show at Holy Family University, Philadelphia, January 2012
  • Wax Poetic Nichols Berg Gallery, Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, an exhibition showcasing fifteen encaustic artists from around the country, December 2011
  • Art Education and Design Faculty Show, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, September through October, 2011
  • Art of Teaching Art Teachers: Highlighting Moore College of Art & Design’s Art Education Faculty, group show at Kimmel Center, Philadelphia, November 2010 to March 2011
  • Third Street Gallery Community Exhibit, group show, February 2011
  • Grandin Symposium, Am I My Brother’s Keeper? group show at Annenberg Center of Lankenau Hospital, 2010  
  • Fine Art from Art Educators, group show at Shapely, Philadelphia
  • Four From Moore, Octo Gallery, Philadelphia, group shows December 2008 and June 2009 
  • PA Dept. of Education, painting Quiet Strength, part of the permanent collection at PDE


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