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2015 Tay Home. Andes, NY.
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.
2006 Still Life, Roxbury Arts Group. Roxbury, 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.
1998 Pigment Paintings, Day Star Gallery. Pittsburgh, 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 Exhibition, Villa Schifanoia. Florence, Italy.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2018 Parsing Sign and Image, Art League Rhode Island, Providence, RI.
2018 Contemporary Landscapes, Walt Meade Gallery, Roxbury Arts Group. Roxbury, NY.
2017 HYGGE, Small Art Holiday Show, Cross Contemporary Art Gallery. Saugerties, NY.
2017 Back to the Garden, Ciel Gallery. Charlotte, NC.
2017 Artists Stand Up, Roxbury Arts Group. Roxbury, NY.
2015 Italia Docet/Laboratorium, 56th International Art Exhibition of the Venice
Biennale Collateral Event, Palazzo Barbarigo. Venice, Italy.
2015 Arte en las Embajadas, The US Ambassador’s Residence in San Jose, Costa Rica;
Art in Embassies Program. San Jose, Costa Rica.
2014, 15 Tibet House US Benefit Auction, Christie's. New York, NY.
2014 Endangered, Woodstock Art Association and Museum. Woodstock, NY.
Susan Asarian Nickerson Social Commentary Honorable Mention Award for The Cage.
2013, 14 12 x 12, Leo Koenig Gallery. Andes, NY.
2012 New York ArtExpo. New York, NY.
2011, 12 TAY HOME. Andes, NY.
2010 Confluences of Culture, East and West,Walter Wickiser Gallery. New York, NY.
2009-11 Gallery 61 Main. Andes, NY.
2008 Rhonda Schaller Gallery. New York, 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 Arts India. 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, NY.
1990 Curzon Gallery. Boca Raton, FL.
1985 Chicago Center for the Print. Chicago, IL.
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 Mac Naught 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;
coordinator and teacher of “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.
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 “Lightning”, 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. Sewickley, PA.
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.
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 MFA, Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Dominican University, River Forest, IL
Graduate Program at Rosary College Graduate School of Fine Arts, Florence, Italy.
1983 MA, 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 BA, Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts, Bennington College, Bennington, VT. Scholarship student.
2007-current State University of New York at Delhi (SUNY Delhi). Delhi, NY.
Adjunct instructor of painting and art appreciation. Designed 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 advanced 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.
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 for adult students.
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.
1998-2000 ACCESL, AIU, Pittsburgh, PA. ESL taught to refugees, including TOEFL preparation.
1998-99 Sweetwater Center for the Arts, Sewickley, PA.
Instructor of pre-college painting and drawing class and conceptual self-portrait
in the form of object and director of children’s summer art camps.
1991-93 KITH 55, Barcelona, Spain. ESL taught in Spanish public-school system.
1992 - 1993 Escola Massana. Barcelona Spain. Visiting artist for senior-level painting students.
1992 Winchester Graduate School of Art. Barcelona, Spain. Visiting artist lecturer.
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
2005-18 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 for children and
2004-7 Catskill Center for the Arts, Livingston Manor, NY. Painting instructor.
2005 Upper Catskill Community Center for the Arts, Oneonta, NY. Painting instructor.
- Drazen, Prelec. “A Solution to the Single Question Crowd Wisdom Problem”, Nature
International Weekly Journal of Science. Macmillan Publishers Limited, 2017. Painting
featured: Rhythmic Structure.
- Paintings featured on Vinyl, HBO First Season, 2016
- International Contemporary Artists Vol. V. New York: ICA Publishing, 2012.
- “Artist of the Month; Andes-based World-traveling Painter”, The O’Town Scene. Oneonta:
- Snyder, Kendra.“Primal Trails”,COSMOS Magazine, pp 30-33, Issue 20. Sydney:April/May, 2008.
- 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:
- Web: http://www.bnl.gov/60th/houshmand.asp; featured article on Brookhaven National
Laboratory’s website for their 60th Anniversary.
- 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.
- “Artist Feature Section”,Catskill Mountain Region Guide.Hunter: Catskill Mountain
- 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
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
The Red Cross, Barcelona, Spain; Catskill Rural AIDS Benefit (CRAS), Roxbury, NY; For Arts Sake, Roxbury,
NY; Bennington College Benefit Exhibition, Bennington, VT; Michelle Mac Naught 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, Christies, NY; Mercy Corps, Portland, OR.