Resume

Resume

Ann Connelly Fine Art in Baton Rouge, LA, represents my work.    email:  art@annconnelly.com

I have mosaic collages in private and corporate collections in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, and Philadelphia.

 Exhibits

2016 “Fall Member Show” Juried, Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD http://mdfedart.com/mfaentry/sales/salesgallery.php?exhibit=75
2016 “Putting it Together”  Juried, Award Winner, Foundry Art Center, St. Charles, MO, Mid-August. www.foundryartcentre.org/
2016 “Maryland Printmakers” A.M. Gravely Gallery, St. Michaels, MD August-September
2016 “Local Color” Juried, Easton, MD  sponsored by Working Artists Forum, July 15-17
2016 “IMPACT” Juried,  Maryland Art Place at Sunnyfields, Baltimore, MD  19 May-24 July
2015 “I On The Road Connecting Us” Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge Gallery, Solo show
2014 Collages, “Rain”, 2 person show with Kathleen Lemoine, FW Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
2014 Constellation Paintings, Smarter Eyewear, Baton Rouge, LA
2014 Landscapes, Highland Coffees, Baton Rouge, LA
2013 Sur la Papier, FW Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
2013 Project 100, Exhibit, FW Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
2012 Mississippi Art Colony Traveling Exhibition, Holly Roberts curator
2012 Coates Guest House, Baton Rouge two person show with Billie Bourgeois
2012 Group show, Louis Deangelo Gallery, Baton Rouge
2012 Entre Nous Gallery, Lafayette, LA
2012 Frameworks Gallery, Baton Rouge, Sherwin Williams Show
2012 Frameworks Gallery, Baton Rouge, Works on Paper
2011 Mississippi Art Colony Traveling Exhibition, Mary Vernon curator
2011 Group Show, Frameworks Gallery, Baton Rouge, LA
2010 Art Melt Juried Exhibition
2002-2006 Gourmet Gallery, Easton, Maryland

Awards

2016  Juror’s Choice Award, Putting it Together, Foundry Art Centre
2015  In Register Magazine, painting featured in Mid-Century Home Makeover (Rich and Claire Major)
2014  Featured Mosaic Artist in House and Home Magazine
2012  Eloise Award for Special Merit, Mississippi Art Colony, Holly Roberts judge
2012  Hosford Fontaine Best of Workshop Award, Mississippi Art Colony, Holly Roberts judge
2011  Elizabeth M. Pajerski Award for Best Use of Color, Mississippi Art Colony, Mary Vernon judge
2011  Best in Show and Best Use of Materials, Dirt Show, N the Artist Space, Mosaic wall

Education

2014, Facilitator Training at Laurel True Global Mosaics Studio, New Orleans, LA
2014, 2012, 2011 Mississippi Art Colony, Janene Nagy, Holly Roberts, Mary Vernon, instructors
2005, Monotype Printmaking, Dorothy Furlong Gardner Studio, Robert, LA
1988, Monotype Printmaking, Bernie Kindt, Easton, Maryland,
1981-83 LSU studies in architecture, interior design, and trigonometry,
1980, Corcoran School of Art , pastel painting with Leon Berkowicz
1979, History of Architecture, University of Maryland,
BFA Degree, Painting and Drawing, LSU, 1974
Kent State Blossom Summer Art Program 1973, Milton Resnick and Nathan Oliveira, instructors

Other Involvement

  • Academy Art Museum Instructor in arts classes 2016
  • Facilitator for Community Mosaic at St. John’s United Methodist Church, April, 2015
  • Art School of Two Sisters, with Billie Bourgeois, 2012-2015, art instruction for adults and children
  • Facilitator for Mosaic Altar at New Orleans Healing Center, International Shrine for Marie Laveau, February 2015
  • www.sketchcrawl.com Worldwide Drawing Marathons, since 2011
  • Studio at N the Art Space at The Settlement, 7809 Jefferson Hwy, Baton Rouge, 2010-2014
  • Art Instructor Baton Rouge, since 2010, including Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge, La.Art and Artists Guild, and private classes
  • Owner/Curator of Gourmet Gallery, Easton, Maryland, 2002-2006
  • Maryland State Arts Council Roster, Artists in Education through Talbot County Arts Council –  St. Michaels Elementary and High Schools, 1994-2000; Bates Middle School, Annapolis, MD 2001
  • Easton Middle School After School Art Club, 1999-2000
  • Academy Art Museum, Easton, MD, Art Instructor for Children Kaleidoscope Summer Arts Program,1992-98; Adults Drawing and Painting Classes,
  • 1992-1998 Art by the Park Summer Arts for Children, Trappe, MD 1996, 98,99
  • Talbot’s Promise Murals, 1999-2000 Managing Artist/Designer/Facilitator with community members, Easton, MD
  • Pickering Creek Summer Art Programs 1992-1997, Mixed Media in Nature in collaboration with other artists, musicians, and drama teachers
  • Maryland State Arts Council Roster, Artists in Education through Talbot County Arts Council