CV

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Current Gallery Representation
The Sharon Weiss Gallery, Columbus, OH

Charlotte Fine Art Gallery, Charlotte, NC

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

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:

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:

2016.    NNAC 2016, Nicolet College Art Gallery, Nicolet College, Rhinelander, Wisconsin

N.A.W.A. 2016 Summer Small Works Exhibition, NAWA Gallery, New York, New York

Ohio State Fair Fine Arts Exhibition, Cox Fine Arts Center, Columbus, Ohio

Gadsden Art Association 2016 Annual Juried Show, Gadsden Museum of Art, Gadsden, Alabama

Focus on Color, Fredericksburg Center for the Arts,  Federicksburg, Virginia

2015.       Small Works, Main Street Arts, Clifton Springs, New York

14th Annual Small Wonders, Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery, Annapolis, Maryland

Abstract Catalyst, Verum Ultimum, Portland, Oregon

Edges and Lines, Fredericksburg Center for the Arts, Fredericksburg, Virginia

National Juried Exhibition, Washington Art Association, Washington, Connecticut

Gadsden Art Association 57th Annual Juried Show,  Gadsden Museum of Art, Gadsden, Alabama

Women’s Works 2015, Old Court House Arts Center, Woodstock, Illinois

Drawn to Scale, Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan

Smallworks 38th Harper College National Juried Exhibition, Palatine, Illinois

Ohio Collage Society 9th Annual Exhibition, Massillon Museum, Massillon, Ohio

2014.      NOVAS 2014, Cultural Arts Council of Douglasville, Douglasville, Georgia

5th Annual Great Lakes Small Works Juried Exhibition, Riverside Arts Center, Ypsilanti, Michigan

Take 10, The Water Street Gallery, Douglas, Michigan

From Our Perspectives National Women’s Art Exhibit, Oakland Community College, Farmington Hills, Michigan

Valdosta National 2014, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, Georgia

The Lilliputians March Small Works Competition, Purdue University Galleries, West Lafayette, Indiana

AASU 3rd Annual 2-D Competition Exhibition, Armstrong Fine Arts Gallery, Savannah, Georgia

Nathan D. Rosen Biennial Juried Competition, Nathan D. Rosen Museum Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida

 

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