Artist Resume
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EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Science in Design, State University of New York College at Buffalo, 1984

  • Classes and Workshops from various award winning artists, 2010 - Present

 

AWARDS/HONORS

  • People's Choice Award - Buffalo Society of Artists Open Member Show, 2019

  • Curator's Pick - Buffalo Society of Artists Online Exhibition, 2018

  • Honorable Mention Award - Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society National Exhibition, 2014 

  • Honorable Mention Award - Williamsville Art Society 2014 Spring Show

  • Finalist in Abstract/Experimental Category - The Artist's Magazine 2013 Annual Art Competition

  • Achieved Signature Status - Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, 2013

  • Honorable Mention Award - Williamsville Art Society 2013 Fall Show

  • Honorable Mention Award - Williamsville Art Society 2013 Spring Show

 

SOLO & JURIED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • SOLO EXHIBITION -  Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital - Lobby Gallery, Williamsville, NY,  May 1, 2018 - June 29, 2018

  • SOLO EXHIBITION - "Northern Reflections" - River Art Gallery, North Tonawanda, NY, March 7, 2015 - April 2, 2015

  • Buffalo Society of Artists 2018 Online Exhibition, www.bsaonline.org, Curators: Grace Meibohm, Bill Maggio, Sharon Osgood,        May 1, 2018 - May 1, 2019 Curator's Pick

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association - Buffalo Arts Studio, Buffalo, NY, Juror: George Grace, Oct. 9, 2018 - Nov. 2, 2018

  • Biennial Niagara Frontier Art Exhibit 2018, Kenan Center, Lockport, NY, Juror: Susan Przybyl, May 20, 2018 - July 8, 2018

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association 2017 Spring Exhibition, Artists Group Gallery, Buffalo, NY, Juror: Donald Siuta

  • Buffalo Society of Artists 2017 Spring Exhibition, Kenan Center, Lockport, NY, Juror: John Brunelli, Feb., 19, 2017 - March 26, 2017

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association Fall 2016 Exhibition, 1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts, Buffalo, NY, Juror: George Miller, Oct. 7 - Oct 29, 2016

  • Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society 13th Annual National Exhibit, Kenan Center, NY, Juror: Thomas Schaller, Oct. 16 - Nov. 13, 2016

  • "Ninesixteen" 1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts Fall 2016 Exhibition, 1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts, Buffalo, NY, Juror: Ginny O'Brien, Sept. 1 - Sept. 30, 2016

  • Niagara Frontier Biennial Art Exhibit, Kenan Center, Lockport, NY,  Juror: Gerald Mead, July 10 - August 14, 2016

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association 2016 Spring Exhibition, Daemen College, Snyder, NY, Juror: Tom Kegler, June 5 - June 29, 2016

  • Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society Watermedia Exhibition, Kenan Center, NY, Juror: Barbara Nechi, Oct., 18, 2015 - Nov. 15, 2015

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association 2015 Fall Exhibition, River Art Gallery, North Tonawanda, NY, Joan Horn, Oct. - Nov. 2015

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association Spring Exhibit, Niagara Arts & Cultural Center,  NY, Juror: Joyce Hill, May 17, 2015 - June 14, 2015

  • Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society 12th Annual National Exhibition, Honorable Mention Award, Kenan Center, Lockport, NY, Juror: Jeannie McGuire, October 19, 2014 - November 16, 2014

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association Exhibition, Market Street Art , Lockport, NY, Juror: Elizabeth Leader, Oct. 5, 2014 - Nov. 15, 2014

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association Exhibition, Kenan Center, Lockport, NY, Juror: Coni Minneci, June 22, 2014 - July 20, 2014

  • Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society Fall Exhibition, Kenan Center, Lockport, NY, Juror: Anne Abgott, Oct. 20, 2013 - Nov. 17, 2013

  • Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society Spring Exhibition, 1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts, Juror: Mark Mehaffey, Buffalo, NY, April 26, 2013 - May 19, 2013

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS/SHOWS

  • Buffalo Society of Artists Open Members Show, Expo 68 Gallery, Williamsville, NY, June 1, 2019 - June 29, 2019

  • Buffalo Society of Artists Open Members Show, Main Street Gallery, Buffalo, NY, May 4, 2018 - May 22, 2018

  • Hilbert College McGrath Library (Four Person Invitational Show) Artists chosen from 1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts, Sept. - Dec. 2015

  • Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society , Non-Juried Show, 1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts, Buffalo, NY, May 13, 2015 - June 5, 2015

  • Williamsville Art Society Member Exhibition, Honorable Mention Award, Village Center Gallery, Williamsville, NY, Judge: Rosemarie Cardoso, Nov. 3, 2013 - Dec. 4, 2013

  • Cocktails & Canvas - (Invitational Show/Sale), Roycroft Inn, East Aurora, NY, March 27, 2014

  • Holiday Open Studios - 1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts, Buffalo, NY, Nov. 29,2013 - Jan. 2, 2014

  • Williamsville Art Society Member Exhibition, Honorable Mention Award, Village Center Gallery, Williamsville, NY, Judge: John Yerger, Nov. 3, 2013 - Dec. 4, 2013

  • Williamsville Art Society Member Exhibition, Honorable Mention Award, Village Center Gallery, Williamsville, NY, Judge: Joan Horn,  May 5, 2013 - May 29, 2013

  • The Artist's Among Us ll - Burchfield Penney, Buffalo, NY May 11, 2012 - August 26, 2012

 

PUBLICATIONS

  • American Art Collector 2016 Juried Competition of New Work, pg. 256, Alcove Media

  • Niagara Gazette, March 11, 2015, Page 1A - Front, "Northern Reflections" Solo Show Review, Author: Mia Summerson

  • Gusto - Buffalo News, Week of March 12 - 19, 2015, Page 32, "Northern Reflections" Painting Featured

  • The Artist's Magazine, December 2013, Page 67, Finalists Abstract/Experimental - "Galaxy", Publisher: F & W Media

 

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

  • Buffalo Society of Artist's, Juried Exhibiting Member, Board of Directors, Membership Chair, Buffalo, NY

  • Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, Signature Member, Board of Directors, Exhibitions Committee Volunteer, Buffalo, NY

  • Buffalo Niagara Art Association, Juried Exhibiting Member, Buffalo, NY

  • Pittsburgh Watercolor Society, Juried Exhibiting Member, Pittsburgh, PA

  • National Society of Painters in Casein & Acrylic, Associate Member

  • Western New York Artist's Group, Buffalo, NY

 

GALLERY AFFILIATIONS

2019 - Present     Expo 68 Gallery, 4545 Transit Rd. Williamsville, NY 14221 (Eastern Hills Mall)

2012 - Present     River Art Gallery and Gifts, 83 Webster St., North Tonawanda, NY, Gift Shop Curator, Manager 2015 - 2017

2013 - Present     1045 Elmwood Gallery for the Arts, Elmwood Ave, Buffalo, NY

JUROR/JUDGE EXPERIENCE

Allentown Art Festival Judge 2019

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2018 - Present     Buffalo Society of Artists, Board of Directors, Membership Chairperson

2018 - Present     Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, Board of Directors, Exhibitions Committee Volunteer

2015 - 2017         River Art Gallery & Gifts, Gift Shop Volunteer Curator/Manager, Curated new resident artists and member                                          artists along with new works of art for the gift shop. Juried all artwork coming into gift shop. Managed gift                                        shop and displayed artwork, N. Tonawanda, NY

2002 - 2009         Heim Elementary School, Graphic Designer & Editor Volunteer for monthly publication of newsletter

1992 - 1998         Designs By Deanna, Bridal Gown & Special Occasion Dress Designer & Dress Maker (Owner), Getzville, NY

1987 - 1990         Sterling Sommer Printing, Graphic Designer, Tonawanda, NY

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

Clarence Center Elementary School, Clarence, NY, Taught Watercolor Techniques & Landscapes Grades 1 - 5,

May 14, 2018 - May 25, 2018 

TEACHING/DEMOS

Hyatt's All Things Creative, Luminescent Skies in Watercolor, Buffalo, NY, April 2019

River Art Gallery, Beginning Watercolor, North Tonawanda, April 2019

Clarence Center Elementary School, Taught watercolor techniques and landscapes to grades 1 - 5, Clarence, NY, Grades 1-5,

May 14, 2018 - May 25, 2018

River Art Gallery, Luminescent Skies in Watercolor, North Tonawanda, NY, April 2018

Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society Demo, Amherst, NY, February 2018

River Art Gallery, Canal Fest Demos, North Tonawanda, NY, July 2016, 2015, 2014 

Enjoy the Journey Art Gallery, Texture in Acrylic, 2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

​Deanna Weinholtz Fine Art © 2019