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Cornelius Edmund Sullivan MFA has taught Drawing at the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, and Drawing and Sculpture at The University of Miami, Painting at The University of Miami School of Architecture, Drawing and Etching at the Danforth Museum, and Art History at Florida International University. He studied Physics at Boston College and completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Rhode Island School of Design in 1991 and a Master of Fine Arts from The University of Miami in 1996.

For many years he was an Artist in Residence for the City of Cambridge, MA School Department. At the same time he served as the elected Artist’s Representative to The Board of Directors of The Boston Center for the Arts and was a Master Etching Printer at Impressions Workshop Atelier in Boston. His works are in many private collections, churches, and in universities and museums.

He has been a lecturer and consultant in Rome beginning in 2007  for  leading the “Caravaggio Seminar”, and tours of  the Vatican Museum and Saint Peter’s Basilica, and “Galleria Borghese”. He is a journalist and art critic for The Italian Insider Newspaper based in Rome and for The Saint Austin Review Magazine, South Bend, Indiana.  

Mr. Sullivan was invited in September to attend a Conference for Foreign Journalists at the Vatican hosted by Sant Croce Pontifical University and was issued a Journalist’s Vatican Press Pass for the Conclave of 2013.

Sullivan has written about the Papal Conclave of 2013- Rome Photos 2013, and see writing for several articles about the Conclave-  WRITING.

He is a Visiting Lecturer at Ave Maria Univeersity, Ave Maria Florida, on Renaissance Art, Counter Reformation Art, and delivered a paper Sacred Art II, Sacred Art and Modernism  Presented at Honors Colloquium, Perspectives on Modern Art, March 19, 2014, Ave Maria University.

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