Resume

DONNA CATOTTI, ARTIST RESUME

    P.O. Box 1154, Haines, AK 99827    (907) 766-2707

    www.donnacatotti.com      email: catotti.alaska@yahoo.com

    www.artstudioalaska.com

Born: Bennington, Vermont 1950

 

EXHIBITIONS, COMPETITIONS, COMMISSIONS & PUBLICATIONS (some group shows not listed)

  2017   American Women Artists National Juried Exhibition, "Under a Vast Sky", finalist, Tucson Desert Art Musuem,  Oct. 13 - Dec. 3, "Autumn Tidal Flats on the Chilkat River"

  2017   Guest Curator for Portrait Society Alaskan Members Show, Sheldon Museum, Haines, AK, June 2- July 30

  2017   Southeastern Pastel Society Juried Members Show, Merit Award for "Autumn Tidal Flats on the Chilkat River", Stone

             Mountain, GA, April 8- May 13

  2017   Richeson 75 Still Life and Floral Show, meritorious recognition in exhibit catalog for "Onion Harvest"

  2017   Richeson 75 Small Works Show, meritorious recognition in exhibit catalog, for "Skunk Cabbage"

  2017   Shagaf International Printmaking Exhibition in Dubai, Zayed University, U.A.E., February

  2017   Scottdale Artists' School "Best and Brightest" Juried Art Show, Feb. 9 - March 31, "Still Life with Grand Canyon Driftwood"

  2016   Solo Exhibition,  New and Local Paintings, Wild Iris Gallery, Haines, AK, Dec. 2-31

  2016   Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 120th Open Exhibition finalist, National Arts Club, NYC, Nov. 

             29-Dec. 16, "Dream Studies", Ridgewood Art Institute Award for excellence in painting

  2016   Richeson 75 Portrait/Figure Competition finalist, Richeson Gallery, Kimberly, WI, Oct. 21 - Dec. 3, "Keeping the 

             Tradition From Afar"

  2016   Solo Exhibition, "Keeping the Tradition", Juneau Arts and Humanities Council Gallery, Juneau,      AK, Sept. 2 - 30

  2016   Richeson 75 Still Life Competition, online and publication, "Tlingit Closet Regalia"

  2016   American Women Artists, Members-only Spring Online Competition, "Tlingit Closet Regalia"

  2016   New Works, Alaska Arts Confluence, Haines, AK, Opening Feb. 5

  2016   Visual Art Center 10th National Art Exhibition, Punta Gorda, FL, Jan. 29 - March 12, "Dream Studies"

  2016   Best and Brightest Show, Scottsdale Artists School, AZ, Jan. 8-Feb. 27, “Keeping theTradition From Afar” (color study)

  2015   Portrait Society of America Members-only Competition, First Merit Award Still Life, "Tlingit Closet Regaila"

  2015   Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 119th Open Exhibition finalist, National Arts Club, New York City, Dec. 1-   

             18, “Girl With Peacock Earrings”

  2015   Richeson 75 Portrait/Figure, Richeson Gallery, Kimberly, WI, Oct. 20-Dec. 5, “Dream Studies”

  2015   Boston Printmakers North American Biennial, Boston, MA, Nov. 8-Dec. 12, “Waiting for the Tide”

  2015   Pastel Society of America, “Enduring Brilliance”, National Arts Club, NYC, Sept. 8-26, “Fishing Buddies”

  2015   Guest Curator for “Portraits – People in Paint”, Sheldon Museum, Haines, AK, June 19-July 25

  2014   CLWAC 118th Open Exhibition finalist, National Arts Club, New York City, Dec. 2-19, “Waiting for the Wave”

  2014   Catotti and Goldberg New Works, Aurora Fine Art, Anchorage, AK, Opening June 6, 2014

  2013   Richeson 75 Portrait/Figure Competition finalist, Richeson Gallery, Kimberly, WI, Sept. 16-Oct.25,

             “Girl With Peacock Earrings”

  2013   Solo show, “Faces and Figures”, Sheldon Museum, Haines, AK, June 7-July 20

  2013   Salon International Juried Exhibition finalist, Greenhouse Gallery, San Antonio, TX, April 13-May 3,

             “Dancer at the Window”

  2013   “Pastel 100” Competition finalist, Pastel Journal, April issue, “Beach Rocks and Clouds”

  2013   “Over 60 “ Competition, Artists’ Magazine, March issue, one of ten winners for “Waiting for the Wave”

  2013   Southwest Art Magazine, May issue, half page feature for “Pastel 100” competition

  2012   Richeson 75 Portrait/Figure Competition finalist, Richeson Gallery, Kimberly, WI, Oct. 8,-Dec. 12,

             “Waiting for the Wave”

  2012   Alaska State Fair, Palmer, 1st Place Oils, & Judge’s Choice Ribbon, “Buckskin Bill of Salmon River”

  2012   Haggin Museum National Art Competition, July 5-Sept. 2, Stockton, CA,  “Dancer at the Window”

  2012   “Captain Lucy Harrell, MV Whisker III”, portrait commission for Haines Assisted Living

  2010   1% for the Arts, Harborview Elementary, Juneau, AK, “Harbor Views from Sea to Sky”, etched glass

  2009   “In the Footsteps of Thomas Moran”,  Zion National Park, Utah,  Invitational Paint-Out,

             -Bingham Gallery, Mt. Carmel, Utah,  April 14 – May 26

             -Zion National Park Human History Museum, April 14 – May 26 

  2009   KHNS Public Radio Artist of the Year, print published   

  2008   “Zion National Park: A Century of Sanctuary”, juried group show and hardback publication,

             St. George Art Museum, Utah, August 22, 2008 to May, 2009

  2008   1% for the Arts, Haines, AK Public School, 32’ curved bench and etched glass windows

  2007   “Serigraphs by Donna Catotti – 26 Years of Hand Printed Originals”

             -Complete Retrospective, Sheldon Museum, Haines, Alaska,  April 27 to June 8

      -Pacific Grove Art Center, California  July 20 to August 30, solo show

      -Catotti & Goldberg Retrospective Exhibit,  Harbinger Gallery, Arnold, CA, July 28-Aug. 31.

  2005   Donna Catotti Paintings,  First National Bank, Haines, AK,  November 

  2004   Catotti and Goldberg, New Works, Harbinger Gallery, Arnold, CA, July 2-August 4

  2003   Gallery Walk Featured Artist, Ad Lib Gallery, Juneau, AK, December

  2003   Catotti and Goldberg, New Works, Harbinger Gallery, Arnold, CA, July 4-August 1

  2002   1% for the Arts, Alaska Marine Highway Building, Juneau, AK, 31 etched glass windows

  2001   Catotti and Goldberg, New Works, Harbinger Gallery, Arnold, CA, May 25-July 1

  2001   Alaska Bald Eagle Festival Artist of the Year, print published

  2001   Cover Artist of the Year, Alaska Bar Association Brochure

  2000   Artist of the Year, Bear Valley Music Festival, CA, print published

  2000   International Artist Magazine, Feb.-March issue, painting published

  2000   Pastel Artist International Magazine, January issue, painting published

  1999   Gallery Walk Featured Artist, Rainsong Gallery, Juneau, AK, December

  1999   KHNS Public Radio Artist of the Year, print published

  1995   Catotti and Goldberg, New Paintings, Harbinger Gallery, Arnold, CA, Dec. 9-Jan. 5    

  1995   Catotti and Goldberg, New Paintings and Serigraphs, House of Wood, Fairbanks, AK, April

  1995   Alaska Bald Eagle Festival Artist of the Year, print published

  1993   State of the Art ‘93, New England Fine Arts Institute’s National Invitational Exhibition, Boston, MA

  1993   Catotti & Goldberg, New Paintings and Serigraphs, House of Wood, Fairbanks, AK, September

  1993   Catotti and Goldberg Paintings and Serigraphs, Anne Saunders Gallery, Jamestown, CA, April 2-30

  1992   “Florida Déjà Vu”, Art Collector Gallery, Gainesville, FL, solo show, Feb 22-March 28

  1992   Harbinger Magazine, Cover Art for winter issue

  1991   KHNS Public radio Artist of the Year, print published

  1990   1% for the Arts Commission, 24 Paintings and Serigraphs for Bartlett Hospital, Juneau, AK

  1990   Florida Images X, Art Collector Gallery, Gainesville, FL, June, group show

  1990   Sunbird Gallery Second Annual Watercolor Show, Los Altos, CA, April 26-May 13, group show

  1989   “Local Color- Paintings of the High Sierra”, The Lodge at Bear Valley, CA, solo show

  1989   Florida Images IX, Art Collector Gallery, Gainesville, FL, June, group show

  1989   Sunbird Gallery First Annual Watercolor Show, Los Altos, CA, March 18- April 9, group show

  1989   Sierra Heritage Invitational, Kernville, CA, February, group show

  1988   Florida Images VIII, Art Collector Gallery, Gainesville, FL, June, group show

  1988   Pastel Society of the West Coast National Open Show, 3 pieces, April 5-May 1, juried show

  1988   “Images of Nepal”, Thomas Center Galleries, Gainesville, FL, March 26-Apr. 28, solo show

  1987   Recent Work, La Maida House, Los Angeles, CA, May, solo show

  1987   Recent Work, Natural Image Gallery, Arnold, CA, March 22-Apr. 30, solo show

  1987   Best of Graphics for “Afternoon Serenity” serigraph, Alpine County, CA Art Competition

  1986   Serigraphs Show, Stanford University, CA, June, solo show

  1986   Best of Show for “Oh Be Joyful” watercolor (40”x60”) and Best of Graphics for “Blue and White Iris”,

             Alpine County Art Competition

  1985   “Southwest Landscapes”, Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center, AZ, September, solo show

  1985   “Southwest Landscapes”, Driftwood Gallery, Springdale, UT, August 17-Sept. 4, solo show

  1985   “Grand Canyon: A River Runner’s View”, Running Ridge Gallery, Ojai, CA, May 11-27, solo show

  1985   “Sierra Landscapes and Wildflowers”, The Lodge at Bear Valley, CA, March, solo show

  1985   Best of Drawing for “Aspens in Jelmini Basin”, pastel, Alpine County, CA Art Competition

  1984   “Canyon Art”, Grand Canyon National Park Visitor Center, AZ, May, solo show

  1984   “Inside Grand Canyon”, La Maida House, Los Angeles, CA, April, solo show

  1983   Recent Works, Rancho Santa Fe Library, Rancho Santa Fe, CA, May, solo show

  1981   Recent Works, E. H. Dyke Gallery, Pacific Grove Arts Center, CA, November 20-Dec. 12, solo show

  1980   “Colors of Nature”, Pacific Grove Art Center, CA, Dec. 3-Jan.5, solo show

EDUCATION

  2017   Studio Incamminati, Host "In Your Town" portrait workshop with Natalie Italiano, Haines, AK

  2017   Portrait Society of America Conference, April 20-23, Atlanta, GA

  2017   Scottsdale Artists School, plein air workshop with Kate Starling

  2017   "Color of Light" pastel workshop with Sally Strand, Atlanta, GA

  2015   Studio Incamminati, “In Your Town” portrait workshop with Lea Wight, local host in Haines, Alaska

  2015   Portrait Society of America Conference, April 30-May 3, Atlanta, GA

  2014   Studio Incamminati, Philadelphia, two weeks advanced portrait/figure with Lea Wight and Kerry Dunn

  2014   Portrait Society of America Conference, April 24-27, Washington, D.C.

  2014   Scottsdale Artists’ School, figure painting workshop with Max Ginsburg

  2013   Studio Incamminati, Philadelphia, two week intensive Portrait/Figure workshop, August

  2012   Portrait Society of America Conference, May 24-27, Philadelphia, PA

  2002   Scottsdale Artists’ School, workshop with Rosalind Cook, “Sculpting Children”

  1996   Scottsdale Artists’ School, workshop with Michael Lynch, “Plein-air in Oils”

  1995   Scottsdale Artists’ School, workshop with Ron Riddick, Oils

  1992   Workshops with John Seerey-Lester in Florida, Oils

  1991   Scottsdale Artists’ School, Workshop with Lincoln Fox, sculpture

  1990   Ultima Thule Arts Symposium, week of workshops and plein-air painting, Haines, AK, May

  1990   Scottsdale Artists’ School, workshop with Terrence Coyle, “Anatomy and Figure Painting”

  1990   Scottsdale Artists’ School, workshop with Thomas Buechner, “Portrait Painting of the Dutch Masters”

  1984   Studies with internationally known classical master Theodore Lukits in his Los Angeles studio

  1976   Post graduate studies in the Fine Arts Department, University of Florida

  1973   Bachelor of Design with high honors, University of Florida, Dept. of Architecture, Gainesville, FL

  1968   Studies at the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

PUBLIC DEMONSTRATIONS AND CLASSES

  2012-2017   Southeast Alaska State Fair, Demonstrating artist with portrait models

  2010   Southeast Alaska Artfest, Instructor for high school silkscreen students, April

  2010   Southeast Alaska State Fair, daily painting demonstrations, July 28-Aug.1

  2008   Southeast Alaska State Fair, daily silkscreen demonstrations, July 24-27

  1991-1995   Arts on the Ferries Program, twice yearly, 3 days each, classes and demos

  1991   Scottsdale Artists’ School, Best and Brightest Show, March 14-16, demo in pastel with live model

  1987, 1985, 1984   Artist in Residence, Bear Valley, CA Elementary School, alpine County Arts Council

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  Portrait Society of America,  Ambassador for the state of Alaska,

  Oil Painters of America, Pastel Society of America, American Women Artists, Allied Artists of America, Southeastern Pastel Society, Catharine Lorrrilard Art Club,

  Audobon Artists

 

CURRENT GALLERY AFFILIATIONS

Aurora Fine Art, Anchorage, AK

Scanlon Gallery, Ketchikan, AK

Extreme Dreams Gallery, Haines, AK

Wild Iris, Haines, AK

Juneau Arts and Humanities, Juneau AK

Artists' Cove, Sitka, AK

Sitka Rose Gallery, Sitka, AK

Lynch and Kennedy, Skagway, AK

Sea Lion Gallery, Homer, AK