Ariel Cavalcante Foster — Artist and Cultural Worker

(202) 469 0024 


2012-2016 Bachelor’s in Studio Art and a Concentration in Arts Administration, Goucher College, Baltimore, Md


Urban Arts Leadership Fellow 2019

Baltimore Artist Retreat 2018

First Place Student Showcase 2016

Gertrud Sherby Rand ‘33 Prize 2016

Rosenberg Travel Grant 2015


Goucher College Library and Special Collections



Self-Guided, Multiple Cities, Brazil

Casa Na Ilha, São Paulo, Brazil






Devotion, Lincoln Memorial University,Tennessee

Channel Mater, Pigment Sauvage, Baltimore, MD

Saudade, Asana Roots, Baltimore, MD

Plantsation, El Palacio del Sol, Baltimore, MD

Drumcircle, Corrin Gallery, Goucher College, MD


2019     Being on a See-saw, AUTOMAT, Philidelphia, PA

2019     Foliaform, Silber Gallery, Baltimore, MD, Curated by Alex Ebstein

2018     12” x 12”, MONO PRACTICE, Baltimore, MD, Curated by Ruri Yi

2018     Sentados en Silencio, New Women Space, NY

2018     Pointing To The Sun | An Exercise in Abstraction, MONO PRACTICE, curated by Rob Malin, Baltimore, MD

2018     Dia de Muertos: Cultural Perspectives, Strathmore Mansion, curated by Laura Montoya, Bethesda, MD

2018     Resort Fundraiser and Auction, Baltimore, MD

2018     Back on Track, Aside Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2018     ___________, The Menial Collection, Baltimore, MD

2016     XXChange: An Exhibition of Woman-Identifying Artists and Makers, Juried Show, Area 405,
Baltimore, MD

2016     Showcase, Juried exhibition, Rosenberg Gallery, Goucher College, MD

2016     Impossible Dreams, Hudson Gallery, Hood College, MD


2021     Performer, In Plain Sight (Site), Le Mondo, Curated by Laure Drogul and Carly Bates,

Baltimore, Md

2021     Embodiment Guide, Definitely Not a Conference, York, PA

2019     Performer, To Trace a Body, Smithsonian’s Kogod Courtyard, National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C.

2018     Dancer and Sound Artist, Sunset Spectacular II, The Penthouse Gallery, Baltimore,


2018     Guest performer, Sunset Spectacular, The Penthouse Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2018     Dancer, Movemove Collective Intensive Workshop Series and  Performance, Baltimore, MD

2018     Actor, The end of things, directed by David Hill, Baltimore, MD

2014     Director, Disconnected, written by David Hill, Baltimore, MD

2012     Dancer, Raw, choreographed by Maia Stam, Baltimore, MD

2010     Dancer, Organization of Latin Americans OLAS, Gaithersburg, MD

2009     Dancer, Organization of Latin Americans OLAS, Gaithersburg, MD


2021              Fresh Ruins, Group Exhibition, The Parlour, Baltimore, MD

2020-2021      BMA Salon Exhibition, Group Exhibition, The Parlour, Baltimore, MD

2020              Two Birds Too Close, Collaborative Group Anuj Malla and Emily Wallmueller, The Parlour, Baltimore, MD

2019                    Forget my Fate, Lynn Hunter, The Parlour, Baltimore, MD

2019                    Dimensional Reflections, Group Exhibition, The Parlour, Baltimore, MD

2019                    Experimental Sound Series I & II, The Parlour, Baltimore, MD

2019                    Desert Lands, Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, Md

2018                    Winter Auction, Resort, Baltimore, Md


2022                Consultant & Facilitator, Diversity,                   Equity and Inclusion Consulting, Baltimore Center Stage, Baltimore, MD

2021                 Embodiment Movement Guide, Orgasmic Sovereignty Guidance with Nikki Morgan, MD/Remote

2019-2021          Consultant, Inclusion Strategist & Facilitator, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Consulting, twenty2 Wallpaper, CT/Remote

2019-2020         Consultant, Inclusion Strategist and Co-Chair of Board Committee for Diversity, Equity, Access and Inclusion (DEAI), Baltimore Clayworks, MD


Business Manager and Grant Writer, 
Truth in this Art Podcast and 
Contrarian Aquarian Consulting, Remote
2019-2021    Co-Director, Founder & Curator, The Parlour, Baltimore, Md

2019     Inclusion Consultant and Community Arts Associate, Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, MD

2018     Fellow, Urban Arts Leadership, Greater Baltimore Cultural Alliance, Baltimore, MD

2017     Publication Intern, The Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, MD

2016     Curatorial Assistant, The Silber Gallery, Goucher College, Baltimore, MD


2020    Bloomberg Arts Internship, Young Audiences, Baltimore, MD

2020    American University, Graduate Studies, Washington D.C

2020    Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD

2019    Baltimore Youth Arts, Baltimore, MD

2018    Baltimore School for the Arts, Baltimore MD