R O S H A N   H O U S H M A N D
SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019           Under the Bodhi Tree, The University of Michigan, Taubman Center South  Gallery. Ann Arbor, MI.
2015           Text and Context, Bright Hill Press. Treadwell, NY.
2014           Sacred Spaces, The Community Arts Network of Oneonta (CANO). Oneonta, NY.
2013           Reflections of You, Fairview Public Library. Margaretville, NY.
2012           Petrichor; Andes Society for History and Culture Hunting Tavern Museum. Andes, NY.
2010           trailscripts, Blue Star Arts Complex. San Antonio, TX.
2008           Event Paintings, Mural Gallery. Stamford, NY.
2005           Lightning, Andes Society for History and Culture Hunting Tavern Museum. Andes, NY.  
1999           Roshan Houshmand, Sweetwater Center for the Arts. Sewickley, PA.
1997           Pigment Paintings, Cruz Gallery. Santa Fe, NM.
1996           Roshan Houshmand, Spirit. Santa Fe, NM.
1995           A Benjamin, Galeria Rene Metras. Barcelona, Spain.
1994           Roshan Houshmand, Galeria Llevant. Mallorca, Spain.
1993           Ritos y Gritos, Galerie Denise Levy. Barcelona, Spain.
1992           Roshan Houshmand, Galeria Nota Bene. Cadaques, Spain.
              
    Roshan Houshmand, Spirit Arts. Santa Fe, NM.
              
    Roshan Houshmand, Marguerite Oestreicher Fine Arts. New Orleans, LA.
1990           Roshan Houshmand, Marianovich Arte. Barcelona, Spain.
1989           Anomaly, HOME for Contemporary Theatre and Art. New York, NY.
1987           Roshan Houshmand, Sadolin Inc. Copenhagen, Denmark.
1986           Roshan Houshmand, Jedigs Kunsthandle. Copenhagen, Denmark.
1984           Senior Thesis Exhibition, Villa Schifinoia. Florence, Italy.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019   Homenage a Julio Uruguay Alpuy por sus Discipulos, MuHAR (Museu de Historia del Arte).  
     
    Montevideo, Uruguay.
      
   Homenage a Julio Uruguay Alpuy por sus Discipulos, Museum Mazzoni. Maldonado, Uruguay.
      
   Giorgio Vasari International Award Exhibition, Palazzo della Cancelleria Vaticana. Rome, Italy.
     
    3rd Biennial of Barcelona, MEAM (European Museum of Modern Art), Barcelona, Spain.
      
   Tibet House US Benefit Auction, Tibet House/Christie’s. New York, NY.
      
   Five, ArtBar Gallery. Kingston, NY.
2018   Parsing Sign and Image Exhibition, VETS Gallery. Providence, RI.
       
  Transformation, Gallery MC. New York, NY.
       
  Tibet House US Benefit Auction, Tibet House/Christie’s. New York, NY.
2017   HYGGE, Small Art Holiday Show, Cross Contemporary Art Gallery. Saugerties, NY.
      
   Back to the Garden, Ciel Gallery. Charlotte, NC.
2015   Arte en las Embajadas, Art in Embassies Program, San Jose, Costa Rica.
     
    Italia Docet/Laboratorium, 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice
      
   Biennale Collateral Event, Palazzo Barbarigo Minotto. Venice, Italy.
       
  Leo Koenig Gallery. Andes, NY.
      
   Tibet House US Benefit Auction, Tibet House/Christie’s. New York, NY.
2014   Endangered, Woodstock Art Association and Museum. Woodstock, NY.
      
   Tibet House US Benefit Auction, Tibet House/Christie’s. New York, NY.
2013   Leo Koenig Gallery. Andes, NY.
2012   New York ArtExpo. New York, NY.
2011   Gallery 61 Main. Andes, NY.
2010  Confluences of Culture, East and West, Walter Wickiser Gallery. New York, NY.
      
   Gallery 61 Main. Andes, NY.
2009   Gallery 61 Main. Andes, NY.
       
  US Mission to NATO. Brussels, Belgium.
2006   Galeria Metras. Barcelona, Spain.
2005   Galeria Metras. Barcelona, Spain.
2004   Alpan International 2004, Alpan Gallery. Long Island, NY.
2003   Evolving Perceptions, CP ArtSpace. Washington, DC.
2002   The Art of Love, SAAAIDS, Gallery ArtsIndia. New York, NY.
      
   Celebrating Spirituality, Central Wyoming College Gallery. Riverton, WY.
       
  Cross Cultural Expressions, M.Y. Art Prospects. New York, NY.
2000   Evolving Perceptions, 505 Gallery. Washington, D.C.
       
  Worth Gallery, University of California. Berkeley, CA.
1999  Evolving Perceptions, 505 Gallery. Washington, D.C.
      
   Galeria Nota Bene. Cadaques, Spain.
1998  Evolving Perceptions, National Press Club. Washington, D.C.  
1996  Spirit Arts. Santa Fe, NM.      
1995   Galeria Nota Bene. Cadaques, Spain.
1993   II Biennial of Art for the Fight Against AIDS, Palau Robert. Barcelona, Spain.  
     
    L‘Estany del Desig, Centre Civic Carmel. Barcelona, Spain.  
    
     Arxipelag, Capella del Antic Hospital de la Santa Creu. Barcelona, Spain.  
    
     Maraton de les Artes, Mercat de les Flors. Barcelona, Spain.  
1992   Spirit Arts. Santa Fe, NM.          
    
     Galeria SIO. Calafell, Spain.
1991   Turner-Carroll Gallery. Santa Fe, NM.
      
   33 Premi a la Pintura Jove, Sala Pares. Barcelona, Spain.  
    
     TOTEM, Boca Raton Museum of Art. Boca Raton, FL.  
1990   Art and Design from Spain, Bloomingdale’s. New York, New York.  
      
    Curzon Gallery. Boca Raton, FL.  
1985   Chicago Center for the Print. Chicago, IL.


AWARDS/GRANTS

2019       International Diego Velazquez Prize, European Museum of Modern Art (MEAM), Barcelona, Spain.
              Giorgio Vasari International Award,
 Palazzo della Cancelleria Vaticana. Rome, Italy
2017       State University of New York at Delhi, NY.
           
   UUP Professional Development Grant, LA & S Professional Development Grant, Provost’s Professional
           
   Development Grant for COIL, Diversity Mini-Grant Award for Collaborative Online International
           
   Learning (COIL);US-Mexico Multistate Program.
2013-16  New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) Arts in Education Decentralization Grants; Roxbury Arts  
           
   Group.  Roxbury, NY.
2016       UUP Professional Development Grant, State University of New York at Delhi, Delhi, NY.
2014       Susan Asarian Nickerson Social Commentary Honorable Mention Award; Woodstock Art Association
            
  and Museum. Woodstock, NY.
2014       Michelle MacNaught Foundation Grants. Hobart, NY.
2011       Special Merit Recognition Award: Representation of Scientific/Mathematical Principle and Phenomena;
          
    “SMART Contest”, The Next Big Idea. Los Alamos, NM.
2010-12  The A. Lindsay and Olive B. O'Connor Foundation Grant. Hobart, NY.
2010-12  New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) Community Arts Decentralization Grant;  Roxbury Arts
          
    Group.  Roxbury, NY.
2010       New York State Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) SOS Grant, Upper Catskill  Community Center for the
           
   Arts.  Oneonta, NY.
2006       US Department of State Grant; ART in Embassies Program, Truman Hall, US Mission to NATO.
           
   Brussels, Belgium.
2005       New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) Community Arts Decentralization Grant;  Roxbury Arts
           
   Group. Roxbury, NY.
2003       Second Place: Abstract-International, IVAcc 3B. Belgrade, Yugoslavia. Award of Excellence: The
          
    Healing Power of Art, Manhattan Arts International. NY, NY.
2001       First Prize and Honorable Mention, El Fumador. Sewickley, PA.
1982       Sandra Kessleman Slotnik Scholarship Award. Bennington College.  Bennington, VT.
1982       Ella Woodner Macy Scholarship Award , Bennington College Bennington, VT.


EMPLOYMENT

2007-current   State University of New York at Delhi (SUNY Delhi).  Delhi, NY.
                    
   Adjunct Instructor of painting and art appreciation.
2017-current   Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH.
                    
  Adjunct instructor of online Intro drawing and intro to humanities II.
2011               Roxbury Arts Group. Roxbury, NY.
                   
   Curator for contemporary art gallery and director for children’s summer art workshops.
2005-07          Enderlin Gallery, Roxbury, NY.  Director of contemporary art gallery.
2005-07          Catskill Arts Society, Hurleyville, NY. Painting instructor.
2000 - 02        Community College of Allegheny County.  West Mifflin, PA.
                   
   Adjunct Instructor of Painting (levels I &II), drawing (levels I &II), art appreciation..
2000 - 02        Penn State University.  Beaver, PA. Adjunct drawing instructor.
2001               The Art Institute of Pittsburgh.  Pittsburgh, PA.
                   
   Adjunct Instructor of color theory, perspective and drawing..
1998-99          Sweetwater Center for the Arts, Sewickley, PA.
                  
    Instructor of painting, drawing and conceptual self-portrait and director of summer art camps.
1992-1993      Escola Massana.  Barcelona Spain. Visiting artist for senior-level painting students.
1991               Marianovich Arte.  Barcelona, Spain. Director for contemporary art gallery.
1990 - 91        LEAP (Learning Through an Expanded Arts Program).  New York, NY.
                   
   Art Coordinator and teacher with NPO for New York Public School System.
1989, 91         Prakapas Gallery.  New York, NY. Assistant to director.
     

EDUCATION

2016, 17       Tsering Art School, Boudhanath, Nepal. Three-month thangka painting course.
2015             Institute of Tibetan Thangka Arts, Dharamsala, India. Two-month thangka painting course.  
1984, 5, 9     Painting Tutorial with Julio Alpuy of the Taller of Joaquin Torres Garcia; New York, NY.
1984             Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Dominican University, River Forest, IL
                
    Graduate Program at Rosary College Graduate School of Fine Arts, Florence, Italy.
1983             Master of Arts in Art History, Dominican University, River Forest, IL Graduate  
                
    Program at Rosary College Graduate School of Fine Arts, Florence, Italy.
1981             School of Visual Arts, New York, NY; Summer Program in Morocco.
1982             Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts, Bennington College, Bennington, VT. .


WORKSHOPS TAUGHT

2005-19     CROP (Creating Rural Opportunities Partnerships), BOCES, y Roxbury Arts Group, Roxbury, NY.
2014         “Drawing from Life”,  Franklin Center School,  DCMO BOCES, Oneonta, NY.
2010-14    “ASK” (Art this Summer for Kids)”.  Andes Society for History and Culture, Andes, NY ;  Delaware
               County Historical Association, Delhi, NY
2009          Two-week painting workshop in Corn Island, Nicaragua.   
2008          Ten-day painting workshop for adults in Costa Rica.       
2008, 11    West Kortright Center, West Kortright, NY.
2004-7       Catskill Center for the Arts, Livingston Manor, NY.
2005          Upper Catskill Community Center for the Arts, Oneonta, NY.    


PUBLICATIONS/FEATURES

-    The Magazine, Summer 2019 Issue. Bennington College, Bennington, VT, 2019. "What Didn’t Exist  
    Before  You Made It." Featured paintings:
Under the Bodhi Tree; Blazing Stupa, More White Clouds
    and Red and Gold, Caravanserai, p..39.
-    Art International Contemporary Magazine, Issue #2, March/April 2019. ART NOW, Palermo, Italy, 2019.
    Featured painting:
Kushinagar, p. 87.
-    3a Bienal de Arte Barcelona, ART NOW catalog, Art Now Media, Palermo, Italy. 2019. Featured work:
    Under the Bodhi Tree, More White Clouds, p. 240.
-    International Prize Velazquez, ART NOW catalog, Art Now Media, Palermo, Italy. 2019. Featured  
    painting:
Kushinagar, p.38.
-     A5 Magazine, Portfolio #25, April 2019. Liverpool, UK, 2019.
-     Minetta Review Fall 2017. Wordpress, NYU, 2017. Paintings Featured:
Under the Bodhi Tree; Water,
   
  Peony, Butterfly, Midnight.
-     Drazen, Prelec. “A Solution to the Single Question Crowd Wisdom Problem”, Nature. International
  
   Weekly Journal of Science. Macmillan Publishers Limited, 2017.  Painting featured: Rythmic
   
  Structure.
-     Paintings featured on Vinyl, HBO First Season, 2016.
Krishna's Foot, Blue, Flower Garden, Red
  
   Mandala.
-     International Contemporary Artists Vol. V. New York: ICA Publishing, 2012.
-     Snyder, Kendra.“Primal Trails”,COSMOS Magazine, pp 30-33, Issue 20. Sydney:April/May, 2008.
  
   Paintings featured: In the Loop, Retro, Trails of Chaos, One, Summer, Zed, Meditation, Theoretical
 
    Event.
-     Snyder, Kendra. “Primal Trails”, symmetry magazine, a joint Fermilab/SLAC publication,
  
   pp 28- 31, Vol 4, Issue 5, June/July 2007, Office of Science, US Dept. of Energy. Batavia: 2007.
  
   Web: http://www.symmetrymagazine.org/cms/?pid=1000499  Paintings featured: In the Loop, Retro,
  
   Trails of Chaos, One, Summer, Zed, Meditation, Theoretical Event.
-     
Web: http://www.bnl.gov/60th/houshmand.asp; featured article on Brookhaven National
  
   Laboratory’s website for their 60th Anniversary. Paintings featured: In the Loop, Retro, Trails of  
  
   Chaos,One, Summer, Zed, Meditation, Theoretical Event.
-     Studio Visit Magazine.
Boston: Open Studios Press, Fall 2008 and Spring 2009.
-     Sagan, Miriam. Unbroken Line; Writing in the Lineage of Poetry. Santa Fe: Sherman Asher  
   
  Publishers,  First Edition, 1999.  Cover Art: Rhythmic Structure.
-     "Artist Feature Section”,
Catskill Mountain Region Guide. Hunter Catskill Mountain Foundation,2005.
-      
New Art International 2003. Woodstock: Book Art Press, 2003.
-      Santa Fe Poetry Broadside; Issue #12. Santa Fe, 1999; “Paintings with Poetry by Miriam Sagan”.
      Web: http://www.rt.66.com/-sfpoetry.
-      Featured Artist, Iranian.com. Web: http://www. Iranian.com. 2000, 02, 05, 06, 07, 10.


COMMISSIONS/PUBLIC ART

2016              Miriam Sagan. Commission.
2015              K. Tajbaksh-Precht.  Commission.
2002              Mainline Art Center, Philadelphia, PA.  Public Art.
1993              J. Iranzo, Valencia, Spain.  Mural Commission.
1992              BDM Architects, Barcelona, Spain.  Mural Commission.
1991              Marianovich Arte, Barcelona, Spain.  Exterior Building Mural.
1986              M. Termin, Boca Raton, FL.  Commission.


MEMBERSHIPS

ARS (Artists Rights Society), Amnesty International, Andes NY Chamber of Commerce, United University
Professions


CONTRIBUTIONS

The Red Cross, Barcelona, Spain; Catskill Rural AIDS Benefit (CRAS), Roxbury, NY; For Arts
Sake, Roxbury, NY; Bennington College Benefit Exhibition, Bennington, VT; Michelle MacNaught Foundation
Benefit Auction, Leo Koenig Gallery, Andes, NY; Blazing Wisdom Institute, Saugerties,
NY; Love and Light Foundation, Hawaii; UNICEF International, New York, NY; Annual Benefit
for Tibet, Tibet House, NY; Mercy Corps, Portland, OR; International Rescue Committee, MN.
Roshan Houshmand will have a solo exhibition at Black Hen Gallery in Midland, Texas in January and February
of 2020, while she will be studying at Shechen Monastery's Tsering Art School in Nepal. I "Under the Bodhi Tree;
White Clouds" will be offered at Tibet House auction in December.