Resume

Selected Exhibitions & Projects

Selected Collections

Competions & Awards

Art Fairs 

Presentations

Curating & Juroring

Portfolio Reviews

Employment

Education

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS & PROJECTS 

 

2019

Where I may be, the sky is mine, Herter Gallery, Group Exhibition, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Oh Beautiful Glass! Group exhibition curated by Sally Prasch, Levertt Craft &  Arts, Leverett MA

Miniature Worlds Workshop, Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, NYC

Voracious Eye, Curated by Linda Griggs, Abrazo Gallery, New York City, NY

Art Dubai - Lead Artist for the Sheikha Manal Little Artists Program, Dubai, UAE

Small Worlds: Miniatures in Contemporary Art, The Fleming Museum of the Art, Burlington, VT

VOL 6 (2018) Critical Thinking and Writing: Family Resemblances, Double Helix: A Journal of Critical Thinking and Writing. Cover Image by Sally Curcio

Orion Magazine, Life versus the Machine, Artwork by Sally Curcio, Great Barrington, MA

The “X” Factor: Works by XIV Women Artists, Bernay Fine Art, Great Barrington, MA

The Bubble, Bubble Sculpture Art Commission, Northampton, MA

Girls Inc., Miniature Worlds Workshop, Holyoke, MA

Children's Museum of the Arts, Family Day -  Miniature Worlds Workshop, New York City, NY

Al-Mizhar Boy's School, Miniature Worlds Workshop, Dubai, UAE

Latifa School for Girls, Miniature Worlds Workshop, Dubai, UAE

Al Nokhbah Boys Model School For Basic Education, Miniature Worlds Workshop, Dubai, UAE 

Mohammed Bin Rashed School for Girls, Miniature Worlds Workshop, Dubai, UAE  

2018

The Children's Museum of the Arts, New York City, NY

Central Park & The Gapstow Bridge, Bubble Sculpture Art Commissions, Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, New York, NY

Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA

Nicaragua, Bubble Sculpture Art Commission, Northampton, MA

2017

Laws Change. People Die. The Land Remains, Historic Northampton Museum, Northampton, MA

Small Scales: Land of Enchantment, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT

2016

Nancy's Garden, Art Commission, Northampton, MA

Small Scales: Land of Enchantment, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT

Lay of the Land, Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA

Sizing It Up: Scale in Nature and Art, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

Take a Seat!, University Museum of Contemporary Art, Amherst, MA

Emily Dickinson Museum, Amherst, MA

2015  

Sizing It Up: Scale in Nature and Art, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA

Land Ho! Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA - Exhibition Catalog

Sally Curcio, Harmon Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

Competitive Landscapes, Solo Exhibition, Bing Arts Center, Springfield, MA

2014  

A Redefined Existence,  China Marks, Rick Newton, and Sally Curcio, J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY

Retroactive, Solo Exhibition, The Amy H. Carberry Fine Arts Gallery, Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield, MA

Recognition, Solo Exhibition, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2013

Mapping Heaven, Curated by Linda Griggs, Front Room Gallery, Williamsburg, NY

A Prize Every Time, Sally Curcio, Amy Johnquest, Anne LaPrade Seuthe, APE Gallery, Northampton, MA

2012

Pressing Matters, University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Extreme Materials 2, Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY 

Sally Curcio's Bubbles, Hampshire College Art Gallery, Amherst, MA

2011

A Novel Idea, Curated by Anne LaPrade Seuthe and Sally Curcio, Incubator Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

X Marks the Spot, DUMBO Arts Festival, Sally Curcio, Amy Johnquest, Anne LaPrade Seuthe,  Brooklyn, NY 

Kaleidoscope, Fresh Paint Art, Culver City, CA

2010

At Her Age, juror Martha Wilson, Founding director of Franklin Furnace Inc., NYC, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 

Pretty Little Things, Morton Fine Art, Washington, DC

Autosemblematic, curated by Jennifer Junkermeier, Local Project, Long Island City, NY

Lost Horizon, curator David Gibson, Art Jail, New York, NY 

Sweetness and Light, curator Linda Griggs, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

The Back Room Biennial, selected by Linda Griggs, LZ Project Space, New York, NY  

2009

Aqua Art Miami (Wynwood), Miami, FL

10th Year Anniversary of the Drawing Project, Carroll and Sons, Boston, MA 

Sugarcraft, curator  Wynter Whiteside, Wholly Craft!, Columbus, OH

Wrapping Paper Design Competition, Artcomplex Center of Tokyo (ACT), Tokyo, Japan

2008

American Dream, Wunderarts, Amherst, MA

AmericAura and AfricAura, Doual'art Gallery, Douala, Cameroon, West Africa 

AmericAura, National Library of Cameroon, Yaounde, Cameroon, West Africa

Sugarcraft, curator  Wynter Whiteside, Kasia Kay Art Projects, Chicago, IL

Titles, L'écume des Jours, Montreal, Canada 

2007

Bling, Solo Exhibition, Northampton Center for the Arts, Northampton, MA

NEW ART 2007, Juried by Raphaela Platow, Curator for Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, MPG Contemporary,  Boston, MA 

2006

The Cambridge Art Association's 2006 National Prize Show, juried by Cheryl Brutvan, Beal Curator of Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, The Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA

20th International Juried Show, Juried by Patterson Sims, Director of Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ  (formerly of Museum of Modern Art, NY and the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY), Visual Art Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ

2005

Family Resemblances, Solo Exhibition, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2004

Limited Edition, Solo Exhibition, A.P.E. Gallery, Northampton, MA

2002

Stigmata: Period pieces, Solo Exhibition, William Blizard Gallery, Springfield College, Springfield, MA  

Hair Trigger, Solo Exhibition, Hampden Gallery, Incubator Project, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA  

A fence in bloom: Soaking up spring, Solo Exhibition, Smith College Museum of Art, Art on the Fence project, Smith College, Northampton, MA

2000

Hairwork, Solo Exhibition, Holyoke Community College Gallery, Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, MA

1999

Filament, Solo Exhibition, The Northampton Center for the Arts, Northampton, MA

1998

A Lock of Hair, Solo Exhibition, The See Gallery, Springfield, MA

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA

Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA

University Museum of Contemporary Art, Amherst, MA

NYU Langone Medical Center Collection, NYC

Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, NYC

Kimpton Tryon Park Hotel, Charlotte, NC

Barack Obama and Michelle Obama, Washington, DC

Jane Manus von Richthofen and Rene von Richthofen (descendant of Manfred Von Richthofen -  the "Red Baron"), FL

 

COMPETITIONS & AWARDS

2017

Artist Fellowships Program of the Massachusetts Cultural Council, Finalist in Sculpture/Installation/New Genres, Boston, MA

2016

Northampton Council on the Arts Grant Award, Northampton,  MA

2015       

Artist's Resource Trust Grant, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Sheffield, MA

2013       

Northampton Council on the Arts Grant Award, Northampton, MA

2011       

DUMBO Arts Festival, Collaboration with Amy Johnquest and Anne LaPrade Seuthe, Brooklyn, NY

2010       

Blanche E. Colman Award, Boston, MA

At Her Age, juror Martha Wilson, Founding director of Franklin Furnace Inc., NYC, A.I.R. Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 

2007       

New Art  2007, Juried by Raphaela Platow, Chief Curator, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, MPG Contemporary, Boston, MA

Gallery Award, awarded by Michael Price at “New Art  2007,” MPG Contemporary, Boston, MA.

2006       

Northampton Council on the Arts Grant Award, Northampton, MA

The Cambridge Art Association's 2006 National Prize Show, Juried by Cheryl Brutvan, Beal Curator of Contemporary Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

20th International Juried Show, Juried by Patterson Sims, Director of Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ (formerly of Museum of Modern Art, NY and the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY), Visual Art Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ

2005       

Cambridge Art Association National Prize Show, Juried by Joseph Thompson, Director of MASS MoCA, Kathryn Shultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA

The 6th A.I.R. Gallery Biennial, Juried by Maura Reilly, Curator for the  Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art - Brooklyn Museum of Art, A.I.R. Gallery, NY

Testifyin’ 2005 A National Competition, Rosenthal Gallery, Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville, NC

2003       

Northampton Council on the Arts Grant Award, Northampton, MA

1998       

Northampton Council on the Arts Grant Award, via Northampton Support Project for the Innovative Art, MA

1997       

Western Massachusetts Juried Works on Paper and Sculpture Award, Northampton, MA

Northampton Council on the Arts Grant Award, Northampton, MA

ART FAIRS

 

2019

Art Dubai - Sheikha Manal Little Artists Program, Dubai, UAE

2014       

Southampton Art Fair, J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY

Fountain Art Fair, E32, Curated by Linda Griggs, New York, NY

2009       

Aqua Art Miami (Wynwood), Miami, FL

 

PRESENTATIONS

2017

Artist Talk, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2016

Small Scales: Artist Panel, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT, November 17th

2015       

Artist Talk, Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA

2014       

What Were They Thinking?, Diorama Show talk with the artists, APE Gallery, Northampton, MA

2012       

Artist Talk, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

2010       

E32, 5C Cultural Center Lounge, New York, NY

Women Artists, Hosted by Elizabeth Stone, presented to the Boston chapter of the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Hotel Northampton, Northampton, MA

Lost Horizon, Artjail, Chinatown, NY

Autosemblematic, Local Project, Long Island City, NY

2009

Hillside Art Salon, The Chancellor’s House, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2008       

In Conversation: 3 part salon series with Art Critic Gloria Russell, Wunderarts, Amherst, MA

Sugar Show, E32 Series, Gallerybar, NYC, NY

2007       

Artist on Art, Smith College Museum, Smith College, Northampton, MA

2005       

Family Resemblances, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, MA

2004       

Stigmata: Period pieces, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA

Stigmata: Period pieces, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2003       

Fiber and Feminism, Slide Lecture with Deborah Kruger funded by The Fiber Art Center and Women’s Fund of Western Massachusetts, Jones Library, Amherst, MA

2002       

Stigmata: Period pieces,  William Blizard Gallery, Springfield, MA

 

CURATING & JURORING

2018

Art Scope Magazine - In the Centerfold, Jurors: Lauren O'Neal, Director and Curator, Lamont Gallery; Erik Grau, President, Piano Craft Gallery; Sally Curcio, Gallery Manager, Hampden Gallery; Nanci Jaye, The Frame Studio.

2017

Self Indulgence, Exhibition Curators: Sally Curcio, D.Dominick Lombardi and Anne LaPrade Seuthe, Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

Art Scope Magazine - In the Centerfold, Jurors: Sally Curcio, Hampden Gallery; Beth C. McLaughlin, Fuller Craft Museum; Diane Reed Sawyer: Milton Art Center.

2016

Juror, Annual Student Art Exhibit, (students elementary through high school), Hatfield Public Library, Hatfield, MA

2011

A Novel Idea, Curators: Anne LaPrade Seuthe and Sally Curcio, Incubator Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2010

The Northampton Center for the Arts, Selection Committee for Exhibitions, Northampton, MA

2008

The Northampton Center for the Arts, Selection Committee for Exhibitions, Northampton, MA

PORTFOLIO REVIEWS

 

2016

International Conference on Opportunities in the Arts, Transcultural ExchangePortfolio Review, Boston, MA

Hampden Gallery, Pick My Brain,  University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

EMPLOYMENT

2015-Present: Gallery Manager: (Part-time), Hampden Gallery, Fine Arts Center, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

 

2018-Present: Preparator: (on-call), Williams College Museum of Art, Williams College, Williamstown, MA

2018: Sam Gilliam in Dialogue, Williams College Museum of Art, Williams College, Williamstown, MA

2018: Kay Sage - Serene Surrealist, Williams College Museum of Art, Williams College, Williamstown, MA

2018: Anicka Yi, Our Love is Bigger Than an AIDS Quilt, Williams College Museum of Art, Williams College, Williamstown, MA

2018: Object Lab, Williams College Museum of Art, Williams College, Williamstown, MA

2018: "The Field Is the World:" Williams, Hawai'i, and Material Histories in the Making, Williams College Museum of Art, Williams College, Williamstown, MA

2015-Present: Preparator: (on-call), University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2017: 5 Takes on African Art / 42 Flags by Fred Wilson, University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2016: COBRA, University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

2015: Chuck Close: Photographs, University Museum of Contemporary Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

EDUCATION

1995   

BFA in Painting, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, MA

1994   

American College in London, London, England

1991   

Williams College, Williamstown, MA

Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, North Adams, MA