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Gallery Representation

Clerestory Fine Art, Montclair, NJ

Solo Exhibitions

Upcoming 2020
Clerestory Fine Art, Montclair, NJ
Opening January 16, 2020

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018
Body Anomaly, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
Newark Arts Festival: Nice/Nasty and Everything In Between, Popup Gallery at The Historic Hahne & Co. Building, Newark, NJ
Artwork available on Artsy through the Dorn Stern Gallery at Arts Unbound, Artsy.com
11/11 Warren Court Open Studio, South Orange, NJ
South Orange/Maplewood Open Studio, South Orange, NJ
Art Lotto: Artist Portraits of Artists, Studio Montclair Gallery, Montclair, NJ 
Insiders, Arts Unbound Showcase Gallery, Montclair, NJ

2017
No Limits: Emerging Artists from Arts Unbound, Montclair Museum of Art, Montclair, NJ
Women in the World, Paul Robeson Galleries, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
Women in the World...A Visual Perspective, Pollak Gallery, Monmouth University, Monmouth, NJ
New Work: Sybil Archibald / Kevin Aughey / Rosary Solimanto / Anand Subramaniam / Avary Waldron / Sheryl Yeager, The Dora Stern Gallery at Arts Unbound, Orange, NJ
Works for the Soul, Heaven Art Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ
South Orange/Maplewood Open Studio, South Orange, NJ

2016
Things We Keep, The Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ
UN-COMMON-PLACE: Works of Sybil Archibald, Terry Boddie & Russell Christen, Domareki Gallery, CHS, Maplewood, NJ (In conjunction with Kiki Smith: Sense of Place at Seton Hall Unversity)
What Lies Beneath, 1978 Gallery, 1978 Springfield Ave, Maplewood, NJ
Like an Egyptian…, The Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ
Selected Works, Heaven Art Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ
South Orange/Maplewood Open Studio, South Orange, NJ
In Motion: Movement in Art, Studio Montclair Gallery, Montclair, NJ
Sacred Spaces, Holy Places, Nails in the Wall Gallery, Metuchen, NJ

2015
Sybil Archibald and Maria Mineo, Dora Stern Gallery at Arts Unbound, Orange, NJ
Arts Unbound Invitational Group Show, Belskie Museum of Art, Closer, NJ
Black and White, The Gaelen Gallery East, West Orange, NJ
Earth Air Fire Water: Elements Sacraments, Nails in the Wall Gallery, Metuchen, NJ
South Orange/Maplewood Open Studio, Maplewood, NJ
Negatively Positive, 1978 Gallery, Maplewood, NJ

2014
Connections 11 at Montclair State University, George Segal Gallery, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ
Farmstead Arts Group Show, Farmstead Arts, Basking Ridge, NJ
South Orange/Maplewood Open Studio, Maplewood, NJ 

2013
Assembled, Heaven Art Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ
The Moment of Transcendence, Gallery U, Montclair, NJ
Windows on Heaven, Contemporary Icons, Nails in the Wall Gallery, Metuchen, NJ
South Orange/Maplewood Open Studio, Maplewood, NJ
Hat City Kitchen 3 Year Anniversary Celebration Art Show, Hat City Kitchen, Orange, NJ

2012
Preview/Postview: Studio Tour Artists, The Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ
South Orange/Maplewood Open Studio, Maplewood, NJ

2011
Masquerade, Heaven Art Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ

2003
26th Annual Small Works Show, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York, NY 

Lectures & Artist Talks

2018
Artist Talk, Upper Montclair Art Business Talks & Art Walk 11/30, Arts Unbound Showcase, Montclair, NJ

2016
Artist Talk, The Things We Keep, The Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ

2015
Artist Talk, Earth Air Fire Water: Elements Sacraments, Nails in the Wall Gallery, Metuchen, NJ

2013
Artist Roundtable with Sybil Archibald, Suzanne Schleck, and Christine Simoneau Hales, Windows on Heaven,
Contemporary Icons, N
ails in the Wall Gallery, Metuchen, NJ

2005
A Conversation with Sybil Archibald & Karen Gorst on the Spiritual Traditions and the Latin Alphabet, The Grolier Club, New York, NY

1997
A Comparison of Techniques and Philosophies of Making Medieval Manuscripts and Ethiopian Healing Scrolls with The Gabriel Guild, The Museum for African Art, Soho, NY 

1995
Two Lecture Series: Medieval Manuscript Illumination, with Karen Gorst, The Metropolitan Museum of Art; New York, NY

1993
The Spirituality of Making Art with Sybil Archibald, Graphic Pleasures Gallery, Larchmont, NY

Teaching

2017
Monotype Workshop,
Arts Unbound, Orange, New Jersey

2016
Monotype Workshop for Teachers, Columbia High School, Maplewood, NJ
The Things We Keep Artist Talk
, The Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ

2012
Creating an Illuminated Initial, Winston School, Short Hills, NJ

1992 - 2006
Private and group lessons in manuscript illumination including paint making, gilding, calligraphy, making pigments from plant, stone, animal and earth sources, ink making, and parchment preparation.

2006
Intro to Calligraphy, The Scarsdale Adult School, Scarsdale, NY

2005
Medieval Manuscript Illumination Workshop for Interns, Class with K. Gorst, The Cloisters Museum, New York, NY. Brought students through the process of making an illuminated design. Including making ink, making paint with gum arabic, gilding, and painting.

2004           
Medieval Manuscript Illumination Workshop for Interns, Class with K. Gorst, The Cloisters Museum, New York, NY. Brought students through the process of making an illuminated design. Including making ink, making paint with gum arabic, gilding, and painting.

1996           
Gold Leafing on Handmade Papers, with The Gabriel Guild, Dieu Donne Papermill; Soho, NY. Taught raised and flat gilding with a variety of traditional and non-traditional mordants.

1995           
Medieval Arts, Family program in conjunction with Medieval Bestiary exhibit, with The Gabriel Guild, Katonah Museum; Katonah, NY. Taught gilding with 22k gold leaf 

1994           
Medieval Manuscript Illumination Workshop for Teachers, Class with K. Gorst, The Cloisters Museum, New York, NY. Brought students through the process of making an illuminated design. Including making ink, making paint with gum arabic, gilding, and painting. 

1992            
King Arthur: The Making of a Legend, The New York Public Library, 42nd Street Branch, New York, NY. Taught making paint from source such as saffron, cochineal bugs, malachite and earth, 

Affiliations

2013 to Present
Member of the South Orange and Maplewood Studio Tour Planning Committee. Manages communications with artists, tour registration, surveying artists, and tour website. Assists with social media. Takes on special projects like artist video interviews and curated tours.

Curating

2013 & 2014
SOMA Studio Tour Artist Video Interviews, South Orange and Maplewood, NJ 

Education

New York University Gallatin Division, Bachelor of Arts degree with Distinction, Medieval Spirituality
The School of the Sacred Arts, NYC, Various sacred art traditions with a specialization Russian icon painting with Vladislav Andrejev and manuscript illumination with Karen Gorst
Studio Art Center International (SACI), Florence, Italy, painting, drawing and sculpture
Mount Holyoke College
Social and Public Art Resource Center (SPARC), Venice, CA, Mural training program

Awards

Sampson Cerco Merit Scholarship for Sacred Art Techniques, School of the Sacred Arts
Marco Polo Travel Scholarship to study the art Hildegard of Bingen in Germany, New York University  

Collections

Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA
Private collections throughout the US and in Europe and China

Press

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