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Curriculum Vitae

Chere Hughes



2008 MEd in Curriculum and Development, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV

2002 BFA in Photography, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

1991 AA in Mortuary Science, San Francisco College of Mortuary Science, San Francisco, CA


Professional History:

2002-Current Writer & Artist, Flagstaff, AZ

Working writer and artist

2009-2016 Adjunct Faculty, Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN

Instructor- Art, English, Funeral Service Education

1989-1999 Funeral Director, Funeral Home/Cemetery Manger, Vice President of Training, curriculum writer

Service Corp International, Northern California Region


Solo Exhibition:

2004-06 Fireside South Artists' Community, Solo Gallery


Group Exhibitions:

2019 Autumn Art Market, Flagstaff, AZ

2018 Urban Flea Market, Flagstaff, AZ

2017 City Lights Gallery, Henderson, NV

2016 City Lights Gallery, Henderson, NV

2015 Corner Gallery, Arts Factory, Las Vegas, NV

2010 Shircliff Gallery of Art, Vincennes, IN

2005 School 30 Gallery, Indianapolis, IN

2003 Apartment Group Show, Tempe, AZ

2002 Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ
2002 Harry Wood Gallery, Tempe, AZ

2001 Step Gallery, Tempe, AZ



2002 Modal Existence, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, Arizona
2002 Bequeath, Reconteur series, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, Arizona


2002 Best of Show, BA/BFA Photography Exhibition, Northlight Gallery, Tempe, AZ


2018-Current Coordinator for Volunteer Services at the Flagstaff Symphony Orchestra

2009 Co-coordinator, Vincennes University Student Art Club, Vincennes, IN

2008 Co-Curator, Palo Verde High School Student Photography Exhibition, Las Vegas, NV

2008 Co-Coordinator, Nelson, Nevada mine Field Trip, Palo Verde High School Photo Club, Las Vegas, NV

2002 Artist, "Edible Book High Tea" fundraiser edible books for donation, Tempe, AZ

2002 Co-Facilitator and Artist, Collaborative Art Project with YMCA Mesa Mentoring Program, Mesa, AZ

2002 Artist's Assistant, "AH! MORDIMI!" by Professor John Risseeuw, Tempe, AZ

2001 Co-curator, "Workprints" exhibition, Tempe, AZ

2000 Docent, ASU Nelson Fine Art Museum, Tempe, AZ


Non-Fiction Publications:

2003 Bridges Annual Report Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ