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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
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. Woodstock, NY.
2014 Michelle MacNaught Foundation Grants for coordinating and teaching “ASK – Art this Summer
for Kids 2014” 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
2006 US Department of State Grant for exhibition“21st Century American Women
Artists”, ART in Embassies Program, Truman Hall, US Mission to NATO.
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. New York, 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 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. Scholarship student.
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.
2014 Sacred Spaces, JOHNHOUSHMAND Projects. New York, 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
2017 Back to the Garden, Ciel Gallery. Charlotte, North Carolina.
2017 Artists Stand Up, Roxbury Arts Group. Roxbury, New York.
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 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.
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.
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 Advanced Level Painting course.
VLDD (Virtual Learning Design and Delivery), COIL (Collaborative Online International
Learning and Moodle Certifications.
2011 Roxbury Arts Group. Roxbury, NY.
Curator and Director for Children’s Summer Art Workshops,
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.
2000 The Art Institute of Pittsburgh. Pittsburgh, PA.
Color Theory, Perspective and Drawing Adjunct Instructor.
1992 - 93 Escola Massana. Barcelona Spain.
Visiting Artist for two-month workshops for senior-level painting students.
1992 Winchester Graduate School of Art. Barcelona, Spain.
Visiting Artist Lecturer.
1991 Marianovich Arte. Barcelona, Spain.
1990 - 91 LEAP (Learning Through an Expanded Arts Program). New York, NY.
Art Coordinator and Teacher with NPO for New York Public School System.
1990 Prakapas Gallery. New York, NY.
Gallery assistant specializing in Bauhaus photography.
2014 “Drawing from Life”, four-day workshop taught to HS students at Franklin Center
School, administered by DCMO BOCES, Oneonta, NY
2010- 4 “ASK” (Art this Summer for Kids)”. Week-long art day-camps for children held at
the Andes Society for History and Culture, Andes, New York and the Delaware
County Historical Association, Delhi, New York and my studio in Andes, New York.
Coordinator, grant writer and teacher of art camps. Sponsored by The Michelle
MacNaught Fund, The New York State Council on the Arts Decentralization Grant,
The A. Lindsay and Olive B. O'Connor Foundation Grant and Price Chopper’s Golub
2005-16 CROP (Creating Rural Opportunities Partnerships), BOCES, administered by Roxbury
Arts Group. Coordinator and teacher of after-school art projects.
2009 Two-week painting workshop for adults in Corn Island, Nicaragua. Coordinator and
2008 Ten-day painting workshop for adults in Costa Rica. Coordinator and teacher.
2008 West Kortright Center, West Kortright, NY. Art instructor for kids’ workshops.
2004-7 Catskill Center for the Arts, Livingston Manor, NY. Painting instructor.
2006 Upper Catskill Community Center for the Arts, Oneonta, NY. Painting instructor.
El Periodico, Barcelona, Spain; El Pais, Barcelona, Spain; New Orleans Gambit, New Orleans, LA; The News,
Boca Raton, FL; Boca Thursday, Boca Raton, FL; La Vanguardia, Barcelona, Spain; ABC, Madrid, Spain;
Marte, Barcelona, Spain; Sun Sentinel, Fort Lauderdale, FL; Post Gazette, Pittsburgh, PA, North Hills News
Record, Pittsburgh, PA, Catskill Mountain News, Arkville, NY; Daily Star, Oneonta, NY.
- 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:March/April 2012.
- 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, Volume 4, Issue 5, June/July 2007, Office of Science, US Dept. of Energy. Batavia: 2007.
- Web: https://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 Foundation, 2005.
- New Art International 2003. Woodstock: Book Art Press, 2003.
- Martin, James, Gunpowder Island, A Bermudian Adventure. Waitsfield: Concepts Publishing Inc.,
2003. Cover Art.
- 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, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2010.
ARS (Artists Rights Society), Amnesty International, Andes NY Chamber of Commerce,
United University Professions, Woodstock Artists Association and Museum
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 Konig 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.
References available upon request.