CV

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Current Gallery Representation
The Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, OH

Rutledge Street Gallery, Camden, SC

B. Deemer Gallery, Louisville, KY

530 Burns Gallery, Sarasota, Florida

Solo & Two-Person Exhibitions (click on title for exhibit catalog):

2019. To Define a Feeling, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

2017.    Piercing the Veil, The Works Museum, Newark, Ohio

2016.     Vermont Meditations, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

2014.     Hidden Presence, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

2012.     Vermont Stories, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

2010.      Visual Synergy, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

2009.      Upstream, Goldberg Gallery, Leo Yassenoff Jewish Community Center, Columbus, Ohio

2008.      Chasing Fireflies, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

2007.      Bexley Public Library, Bexley, Ohio

2004.      Beyond Words, Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

2002.      853 Gallery, Columbus, Ohio

1999.       Morning Calm Gallery, New York, New York

Grants/Awards:

2017.  Recognition Award, Emerald Spring Exhibition 2017 National Juried Show, Emerald Art Center, Springfield, Oregon

Award of Merit, 2017 Heartland Artist Exhibition, Irene B. French Community Center Art Gallery, Merriam, Kansas

2016.  Supply Grant, Greater Columbus Arts Council, Columbus, Ohio

Artist’s in the Community, Greater Columbus Arts Council, Columbus, Ohio

Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

Residency at Vermont Studio Center

Honorable Mention, Focus on Color National Exhibit, Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, Fredericksburg, Virginia

2013.    Donni Dingman Memorial Award, Shades of Pastel National Exhibit, Delapaine Visual Arts and Education Center, Frederick, Maryland

Second Place, Butler Institute of American Art’s 77th Midyear Exhibition, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio

2012.    Second Place, 3rd Annual Juried Exhibition, Fayetteville Technical Community College, Fayetteville, North Carolina

Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

Artists in the Community Grant, Greater Columbus Arts Council, Columbus, Ohio

2006.    Finalist, Miami University Young Painters Competition for William & Dorothy Yeck Award, Oxford, Ohio

2003.     Award of Merit, The View 2003, Rosewood Gallery, Kettering, Ohio

2002.    Artist’s Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont

2000.    Nominee for Artist’s Grant, Joan Mitchell Foundation, New York, New York

Recent Selected Group Shows:

2021.    National Juried Arts Show, Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County, Douglasville, Georgia 

Authenticity and Identity, Adas Israel Congregation, Washington, D.C.

All Abstract, 311 Gallery, Raleigh, North Carolina

Bryn Du Art Show, Bryn Du Mansion, Granville, Ohio

February Group Art Show, Jones Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri

58th Annual Juried Competition, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, Louisiana

Magnum Opus, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Carmichael California

Shear Madness: Juried Collage Exhibition, Northville Art House, Northville, Michigan

January Group Art Show, Jones Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri

2020.    December Group Art Show, Jones Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri

SALI National Abstract Art Exhibit XVI, Garfield Park Arts Center, Greenwood, Indiana

Abstract Only! 10th Anniversary Hawaii Art Alliance Exhibition, Wailoa Center, Hilo, Hawaii

Abstract 2020 an open juried online exhibition, Cape Cod Art Center, Barnstable, Massachusetts

65th International Bold Expressions, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Carmichael, California 

National Juried Arts Show, Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville/Douglas County, Douglasville, Georgia 

2020 Small Works Big Talent, Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach, California

Abstract National Exhibition 2020, KT Wiedemann Gallery, Wichita, Kansas

WAOW 50th Anniversary All Member Exhibition, Headwaters Art & Conference Center, Dubois, Wyoming

Viewpoints 2020, Studio Montclair Gallery, Montclair, New Jersey

January Group Art Show, Jones Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri

Pinnacle 2020, Foster Tanner Fine Arts Gallery, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, Florida

2019.    The Power of Pink, The New Studio for Visual Arts, Jupiter, Florida

NNAC 2019, Nicolet College Art Gallery, Nicolet College, Rhinelander, WisconsinGadsden Art Association 61st Annual Juried Show, Gadsden Museum of Art, Gadsden, Alabama

WAOW Mountain Aire 49th National Exhibition, Mary Williams Fine Arts, Boulder, Colorado

2019 Heartland Artist Exhibition, Irene B. French Community Center Art Gallery, Merriam, Kansas

Growth and Change-an Artistic Interpretation, Belskie Museum of Art and Science, Closter, New Jersey

2018. Gadsden Art Association 60th Annual Juried Show, Gadsden Museum of Art, Gadsden, Alabama

Butler Institute of American Art 82nd National Midyear Exhibition, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio

San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild 2018 Connections Exhibition, Poway Center for the Performing Arts, Poway, California

15th Annual VMRC Juried Art Exhibition, Park Gables Gallery, Harrisonburg, Virginia

2018 Heartland Artist Exhibition, Irene B. French Community Center Art Gallery, Merriam, Kansas

2017.   62nd International Bold Expressions, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Sacramento, California

Connecticut Women’s Annual National Open Juried Exhibition, Art Center East, Vernon, Connecticut

2017 National Juried Painting Exhibition, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, Mississippi

 NOVAS 2017, Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville, Douglasville, Georgia

ViewPoints 2017, Aljira a Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, New Jersey

Textures and Patterns, Fredericksburg Center for the Arts, Fredericksburg, Virginia

Emerald Art Center Spring Exhibition: National Juried Show, Springfield, Oregon

30th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition, Lake Charles, Louisiana

Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, 45th International Art Show, Brownsville, Texas

For and About Women, Fredericksburg Center for the Arts, Fredericksburg, Virginia

2017 Heartland Artist Exhibition, Irene B. French Community Center Art Gallery, Merriam, Kansas

Bibliography

Stacy Leeman, “I Still May Push a Little,” Faithfully Feminist: Jewish, Christian & Muslim Feminists on Why We Stay, Edited by Gina Messina-Dysert, Jennifer Zobard and Amy Levin, August, 2015.

Susan Breen, “Stacy Leeman: Vessels,” Mother-Musing, June 18, 2013

Starker, Melissa, “Abstract oils filled with tantalizing ambiguity,” The Columbus Dispatch, Sept. 9, 2012

Kaizaad Kotwal, “Pairing Produces Plenty of Energy,” The Columbus Dispatch, January 18, 2007 D4.

Elizabeth Ann James, “Art Sizzles at Sharon Weiss Gallery,” The Short North Gazette, October 2006 15-16.

Chris Bournea, “’Landscape’ Exhibit Offers Different Perspective on Nature,” This Week in Upper Arlington, January 24, 2006.

Billy Mayr, “Sculptor, Painter Celebrate Energy Found in Life,” The Columbus Dispatch October 14, 2004 Weekender 3.

Nancy Smeltzer, “Canvases of Faith: A Map of the Artist’s Quest,” The New Standard September 23, 2004 17.

Bill Mayr, “Covering New Ground,” The Columbus Dispatch September 25, 2003 Weekender 18

Ina Horwitz-Whitmore, “Schumacher’s ‘The Painted Surface’ Runs Through Dec. 6” This Week in Bexley A5.

Lectures:

2012.    “Marketing and Branding in the 17th Century: How Artemesia Gentileschi, Judith Leyster and Velasquez Present Themselves” Columbus State Community Colllege, Columbus, OH

2007.      Visiting Artist Lecture, Otterbein College, Westerville, OH

2006.    Visiting Artist Lecture, Otterbein College, Westerville,

Gallery talk, Concourse Gallery of the Upper Arlington Municipal Center, Upper Arlington, OH

2005.    Visiting Artist Lecture, Otterbein College, Westerville, OH

2003.    “What’s In a Name?” Faculty lecture Columbus State Community College, Columbus, OH

Gallery talk, Concourse Gallery of the Upper Arlington Municipal Center, Upper Arlington, OH

Education:

M.F.A. Visual Arts, Rutgers University, 2001

B.A. Studio Art, Oberlin College, 1994

Parsons School of Design, Paris, France, Fall of 1992.

Professional Experience

2008-present Adjunct Professor in art and interdisciplinary arts Ohio University, Lancaster, Ohio

2007-2009 Adjunct Professor in art department Otterbein College, Westerville, Ohio

2002-present Adjunct Professor in art and interdisciplinary arts at Ohio University, Pickerington, Ohio

2001-present Adjunct Professor in art department Columbus State Community College, Columbus, Ohio

2000-2001 Instructor of record in foundation course at Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey