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Abigail Lorraine Pillitteri is a poet, artist, and science writer/editor. She has published a popular science book titled The Universe Untangled - Modern Physics for Everyone through the Institute of Physics. She has also published three full-length books of poetry, was a feature poet at Delaware College of Art and Design, a finalist at the Bowery Poetry Club in New York City, and has performed in various coffee shops, bars and living rooms across the nation. Abigail’s paintings have been featured on NASA's website, at the Loveland Museum and at many galleries and events. She received her Master of Science degree in Physics at the University of Delaware and her Bachelor of Science at Boston College with majors in Physics and Philosophy. Her creative and scientific halves form a uniquely inspired whole.

Publications

- Poetry

Entanglements, Poetry Book, November 2015

Kenning Journal, Guacamole - Poem, August 1, 2013 

All-Nighter, Poetry Book, November 2012

Brewing, Poetry Book, November 2011

 

- Science

The Universe Untangled - Modern Physics for Everyone - May 2017

Instructional and Flavor Text for Math Curriculum, Amplify December 2014  October 2015

Science, Math, and Dialog Content for Educational Games, Amplify, June 2012 – December 2014

Professional Development Course Material for High School Physics Teachers, Pearson, September 2014 – January 2015

Physics Content Refreshers for Physics Teachers, Springer, 2012

Quantum Mechanics Demystified (3rd edition in progress?), editor 2012

They Have Chemistry, science.energy.gov, June 27, 2011 

DOE’s Dr. Brinkman and Secretary Chu Honor National Science Bowl Winners, science.energy.gov, May 3, 2011

National Science Bowl Regional Results are In! science.energy.gov, April 15, 2011

DOE’s Office of Science Labs Make Progress in Understanding Dark Energy, science.energy.gov, April 12, 2011

Universities and DOE National Laboratories Join Forces to Understand the Nucleus of an Atom, science.energy.gov, March 28, 2011

A Glimpse at the Regional Science Bowls, science.energy.gov March 11, 2011

Energy from the Center of the Milky Way May Be the Remnant of Dark Matter, science.energy.gov, November 17, 2011

Modern Physics Written for the Layman, Thesis, May 2010

 

 

Locations Where Artwork Was Featured

New Moon, Nederland, CO  April, 2019

Boulder Library, Boulder, CO – March 8-May 1, 2019

Loveland Museum, Loveland, CO – Feral Artists of the Loveland Artists Collective show, September 2018 - January 2019

NASA's Mission Juno Website  April 2018

Big Al's, Fort Collins, CO September –  December 2017

Small World Coffee, Witherspoon Street location, Princeton NJ – solo show for the month of July 2016 

Trend Tea House, Mont Clair, NJ March – April, 2016

Subia’s Market & Vegan Café, Jersey City, NJ February – March 31, 2016

John’s Kitchen Café, Jersey City, NJ February-March 31, 2016

City Life Gallery, Jersey City NJ February – Solo show for the month of March 2016

Jada’s Art Gallery, Robbinsville NJ –  2013-2014

Bordentown Art Gallery, Bordentown, NJ –  2012

 

Art Events

Handmade in Colorado, Boulder CO, October 8, 2017

Pastels on Fifth, Loveland, CO 2016

Hope Springs Eternal, Project Greenville, Jersey City, NJ March 2015

Kickoff Party for Jersey City Art Studio Tour, JCAST Flagship Gallery at the  Lackawanna Center, Jersey City, NJ  October 8-9, 2015

Project Greenville, Jersey City Art Studio Tour, October 8-9, 2015

Show Some Love, Project Greenville, Jersey City, NJ September 2015

Art All Night, Trenton, NJ June 2015

Project Greenville, Jersey City NJ, 2014

Art All Night, Trenton, NJ June 2014

Art All Day, Trenton, NJ November 2013

Art All Night, Trenton, NJ June 2013

Bordentown Presbyterian Church, Bordentown, NJ February 2013

En Plein Air, Bordentown, NJ Summer 2012

 

Poetry Events

Wordsmithing Open Mic, Jersey City, NJ Third Wednesday of each month, November 2014 – March 2016

Feature Poet at Wordsmithing, Jersey City, NJ November 2015

JCAST Bar 9 Open Mic, October 8-9, 2015

Bowery Poetry Club Slam, 2013?

Feature Poet at the Delaware College of Art and Design, 2012

Various Open Mics Newark Arts Alliance, Newark DE 2009-2010

Various Open Mics – Boston College area 2008

Press

Bro Plus Hipster, Word Press, November 29, 2015

Video Interview with Type Tips host Leon Tsao, November 17, 2015

ChicPeaJC.com announces Show Some Love Event September 11, 2015

Poetica Place, Review, November 16, 2011