Judy's Curriculum Vitae

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011 Conversations in Color, Gideon Gallery, Palm Springs, CA
2010 Celebrate the New Year, The Studios in La Quinta Resort and Club, La Quinta, CA
2010 Lorimar Winery, Temecula, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Annual California Open Exhibition, Tag Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2007-11 The Studios in La Quinta Resort and Club, La Quinta, CA
2011 Stories of the Heart, The City of Palm Desert Public Art Department, Palm Desert, CA
2010 Jake Dent Gallery, Palm Desert, CA
2010 Women in the Arts, Los Angeles Women Art Project, Los Angeles, CA
2009 Arrow Gallery, Joshua Tree, CA
2007 Artist Council 38th Anual National Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs Art Museum, CA
2004 Art on El Paseo Square, Palm Desert, CA
2003 38th Annual National Juried Exhibition, San Bernardino County Museum, Redlands, CA
2003 The Hanson House Collection, North Wing Gallery, Palm Desert, CA
2003 Smooth Jazz Festival, Palm Springs, CA
2003 Artists Council 34th Anual National Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs Art Museum, CA
2002 Small Images, Coachella Valley Historical Society, Indio, CA
2001 San Diego 21st Annual International Watercolor Show, San Diego, CA
2001 International Fine Arts Juried Exhibition, Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

2011 Public Library, City of Rancho Mirage, CA

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Mr. and Mrs. Maurice Mazur, Studio City, CA
Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Roberts, Esq, Newport Beach, CA
Dr. and Mrs. Ed Nevin, Palm Desert, CA
Mr. and Mrs. Loren Davis, Chicago, IL
Dr. Christine Wu, Chicago, IL
Ms. Donna McMillan, Palm Desert, CA {Purchased by the Betty Ford Center in Rancho Mirage, as a gift for her contributions to the community}

PUBLICATIONS

2010 "Programs and Exhibits, July-September" Public Library, City of Rancho Mirage, CA
2007 "Footlights, May/June" Chicago, Illinois
2007 "Colorful Observations" The Bottom Line Magazine
2007 "Start Them Young" MinnesotaArtists.com, McKnight Foundation & Walker Art Center
2000 "Emerging Artists" Century City News, Los Angeles, CA

ADDITIONAL AWARDS/GRANTS

2010 2010 Stella May Nau Award
2010 Dorothy Halleck Scholarship
2009 Ethel O Gardner Grant
2009 Helen D. Thompson Award
2005 Palm Springs Desert Museum Annual Artists Council Juried Exhibition
2003 Palm Springs Desert Museum Annual Artists Council Juried Exhibition
2002 Coachella Valley Watercolor Society
2001 Coachella Valley Watercolor Society

INVOLVEMENT IN THE ARTS

Artist Council, Palm Springs Art Museum - Past Board Member
La Quinta Arts Foundation - Past Juror
Los Angeles County Art Museum -Past Member Docent Council
Coachella Valley Watercolor Society - Member
Los Angeles Arts Council - Past Program Coordinator
Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators - Member

EDUCATION

2016 Master of Arts in Humanities Creative Track, Caliornia State University of Dominquez Hills, CA
2010 Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies Art and Media, Chapman University, Orange, CA

ACKNOWLEDGEMENT

Many thanks to Dr. Hovak Najarian, an artist, historian, mentor and friend, who encouraged me to have faith in the art making process and myself.



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