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2019 Under the Bodhi Tree, Gifts of Art, 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. Sponsored by NYFA SOS Grant.
2008 Event Paintings, Mural Gallery. Stamford, NY.
2005 Lightning, Andes Society for History and Culture Hunting Tavern Museum.
Andes, NY. Sponsored by NYSCA Community Arts Decentralization Grant.
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.
1992 Roshan Houshmand, Spirit Arts. Santa Fe, NM.
1992 Roshan Houshmand, Marguerite Oestreicher Fine Arts. New Orleans, LA.
1990 R.H. Macy and Co., North-facing storefront windows. New York, NY.
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.
2019 3rd Biennial of Barcelona, MEAM (European Museum of Modern Art), Barcelona,
Spain.Curated by Salvatore and Francesco Russo.
2019 Five, ArtBar Gallery. Kingston, NY.
2018 Parsing Sign and Image Exhibition, VETS Gallery. Providence, RI.
2018 Transformation, Gallery MC. New York, NY.
2018 Tibet House US Benefit Auction, Tibet House/Christie’s. New York, NY.
2017 HYGGE, Small Art Holiday Show, Cross Contemporary Art Gallery. Saugerties, NY.
2017 Back to the Garden, Ciel Gallery. Charlotte, NC.
2015 Arte en las Embajadas, Art in Embassies Program, San Jose, Costa Rica.
2015 Italia Docet/Laboratorium, 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice
Biennale Collateral Event, Palazzo Barbarigo Minotto. Venice, Italy.
2014 Endangered, Woodstock Art Association and Museum. Woodstock, NY.
Susan Asarian Nickerson Social Commentary Honorable Mention Award for The
2014, 15 Tibet House US Benefit Auction, Tibet House/Christie’s. New York, NY.
2013, 14 12 x 12, Leo Koenig Gallery. Andes, NY.
2012 New York ArtExpo. New York, NY.
2010 Confluences of Culture, East and West, Walter Wickiser Gallery. New York, NY.
2009-11 Gallery 61 Main. Andes, NY.
2009 The Flower Show, Walter Meade Gallery. Roxbury, NY.
2009 B. Sharp Gallery. Oneonta, NY.
2008 Rhonda Schaller Gallery. New York, NY.
2008 West Kortright Faculty Show. West Kortright, NY.
2007 72nd National Juried Exhibition, Cooperstown Art Association. Cooperstown, NY.
2006 21st Century American Women Artists, ART in Embassies Program, Truman Hall,
US Mission to NATO. Brussels, Belgium. US Dept. of State Grant recipient.
2005, 6 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.
2002 Celebrating Spirituality, Central Wyoming College Gallery. Riverton, WY.
2002 Cross Cultural Expressions, M.Y. Art Prospects. New York, NY.
2000 Worth Gallery, University of California. Berkeley, CA.
1999, 00 Evolving Perceptions, 505 Gallery. Washington, D.
1998 Evolving Perceptions, National Press Club. Washington, D.C.
1995, 99 Galeria Nota Bene. Cadaques, Spain.
1993 II Biennial of Art for the Fight Against AIDS, Palau Robert. Barcelona, Spain.
1993 L‘Estany del Desig, Centre Civic Carmel. Barcelona, Spain.
1993 Arxipelag, Capella del Antic Hospital de la Santa Creu. Barcelona, Spain.
1993 Maraton de les Artes, Mercat de les Flors. Barcelona, Spain.
1992, 96 Spirit Arts. Santa Fe, NM.
1992 Galeria SIO. Calafell, Spain.
1991 Turner-Carroll Gallery. Santa Fe, NM.
1991 33 Premi a la Pintura Jove, Sala Pares. Barcelona, Spain.
1991 TOTEM, Boca Raton Museum of Art. Boca Raton, FL.
1990 Art and Design from Spain, Bloomingdale’s. New York, New York.
1990 Curzon Gallery. Boca Raton, FL.
1985 Chicago Center for the Print. Chicago, IL.
2019 International Diego Velazquez Prize, European Museum of Modern Art (MEAM),
Barcelona, Spain. Curated by Salvatore and Francesco Russo.
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; art projects designed and taught by Roshan Houshmand, administered by
Roxbury Arts Group. Roxbury, NY.
- Andes Central School Mosaic Project
- Margaretville Central School Master Painting Project
- Margaretville Central School Mandala Painting Project
- South Kortright Central School Global History Art Projects
2016 UUP Professional Development Grant, State University of New York at Delhi, Delhi, NY.
2014 Susan Asarian Nickerson Social Commentary Honorable Mention Award for painting
The Cage in exhibition: “Endangered”, Woodstock Art Association and Museum.
2014 Michelle MacNaught Foundation Grants for coordinating and teaching “ASK; Art this
Summer for Kids” and “Margaretville Central School Master Painting Project”. Hobart, NY.
2011 Special Merit Recognition Award: Representation of Scientific/Mathematical Principle
and Phenomena for painting Theoretical Event, at the “SMART Contest”, The Next
Big Idea. Los Alamos, NM.
2010-12 The A. Lindsay and Olive B. O'Connor Foundation Grant for coordinating and
teaching “ASK - Art this Summer for Kids”. Hobart, NY.
2010-12 New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA) Community Arts Decentralization
Grant; for coordinating and teaching “ASK - Art this Summer for Kids”,
administered by Roxbury Arts Group. Roxbury, NY.
2010 New York State Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) SOS Grant, for exhibition:
“trailscripts”, San Antonio, Texas, administered by the Upper Catskill
Community Center for the Arts. Oneonta, NY.
2006 US Department of State Grant for exhibition: “21st Century American Women Artists”,
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 for
solo exhibition “Lightening”, Andes Society for History and Culture Hunting Tavern
Museum. Andes, New York, administered by 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:The Traveler, Honorable Mention: The Annunciation, El Fumador.
1982 Sandra Kessleman Slotnik Scholarship Award for Outstanding Leadership in the
Arts, Bennington College. Bennington, VT.
1982 Ella Woodner Macy Scholarship Award for Outstanding Leadership in the Arts,
Bennington College Bennington, VT.
2007-current State University of New York at Delhi (SUNY Delhi). Delhi, NY.
Adjunct Instructor of painting and art appreciation. Initiated and began teaching
intro to painting course in 2011, developed and began teaching online painting
course in 2016, producing eight demonstration videos for course. In 2013 taught an
independent study sdvanced level painting course. VLDD (Virtual Learning Design
and Delivery) and Moodle Certifications.
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
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.
Painting (levels I &II), drawing (levels I &II), art appreciation adjunct instructor.
2000 - 02 Penn State University. Beaver, PA. Adjunct drawing instructor.
2001 The Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, PA.
Color theory, perspective and drawing adjunct instructor.
1998-99 Sweetwater Center for the Arts, Sewickley, PA.
Instructor of pre-college painting and drawing and conceptual self-portrait
and director of children’s 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
introducing arts into the curricula, training teachers and teaching students.
1989, 91 Prakapas Gallery. New York, NY. Assistant to director at gallery
specializing in Bauhaus photography.
2016, 17 Tsering Art School, Boudhanath, Nepal. Three-month thangka painting course.
2015 Institute of Tibetan Thangka Arts, Dharamsala, India. Two-month thangka painting
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. Scholarship
2005-19 CROP (Creating Rural Opportunities Partnerships), BOCES, administered by
Roxbury Arts Group. Coordinator and teacher of after-school art projects.
2014 “Drawing from Life”, four-day workshop taught to HS students at Franklin Center
School, administered by DCMO BOCES, Oneonta, NY.
2010-14 “ASK” (Art this Summer for Kids)”. Week-long art day-camps for children at the
Andes Society for History and Culture, Andes, NY and the Delaware County
Historical Association, Delhi, NY and my studio in Andes, NY. Coordinator, grant
writer and teacher of art camps. Sponsored by The Michelle MacNaught Fund, The
New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Grants, The A. Lindsay and
Olive B. O'Connor Foundation Grants and Price Chopper’s Golub Foundation.
2009 Two-week painting workshop in Corn Island, Nicaragua. Coordinator and Instructor.
2008 Ten-day painting workshop for adults in Costa Rica. Coordinator and Instructor.
2008, 11 West Kortright Center, West Kortright, NY. Art Instructor for workshops
2004-7 Catskill Center for the Arts, Livingston Manor, NY. Painting Instructor.
2005 Upper Catskill Community Center for the Arts, Oneonta, NY. Painting Instructor.
- CERN COURIER, Summer Issue, July/August, 2019.IOP Publishing, Bristol, England, 2019. Cover
- 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
- 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
- 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”.
- Featured Artist, Iranian.com. Web: http://www. Iranian.com. 2000, 02, 05, 06, 07, 10.
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.
ARS (Artists Rights Society), Amnesty International, Andes NY Chamber of Commerce,
United University Professions
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.
In November, 2019 Roshan will have “Under the Bodhi Tree; Rituals” included in the exhibitions
“Homenage a Julio Uruguay Alpuy por sus Discipulos” at MuHar (Museum of Art History) in Montevideo,
Uruguay in October, and at Museo Mazzoni in Maldonado, Uruguay through January, 2020. Her works
“Under the Bodhi Tree; Caravanserai Red and Gold” and “Under the Bodhi Tree; Caravanserai
Remnants” will be exhibited at the Giorgio Vasari International Award Exhibition at the Chancellery Palace
in Rome in October 2019. "Under the Bodhi Tree; White Clouds" will be offered at Tibet House auction in