Curriculum Vitae
Solo Exhibitions:

2020
Altered States, The Barns at Rose Hill, Berryville, VA

2019
Milagros in My Pocketbook, Fisher Gallery, Alexandria, VA. Curator: Mary Welch Higgins

2019
Checks & Balances, Athenaeum Gallery, Alexandria, VA. Curator: Twig Murray

2016
Map for the Eyes, Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, Silver Spring, MD.

2015
Mapa Para Los Ojos (Map for the Eyes) Proyecto ‘ace PIRAR, Fundación ́ace para el Arte Contemporáneo, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Two Person Exhibitions:

2017
AMuse, Alexandra N Sherman and Steve Nyland, WAS Gallery, Bethesda, MD

2012
(e)merge Art Fair, Hessman Fine Arts, Capital Skyline Hotel, Washington DC,

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2021
(Upcoming) Creativity in Quarantine: Women of the Pandemic, Qatar America Institute, Washington, DC

2021
Women in the Arts, Otrera Arts, Curator: Toby Penny

2020
Spotlight, Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC

2020
Latela Curatorial x Artsy: Women in the Arts Online Exhibition, Curator: Marta Staudinger

2020
In My Head, In My Body, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA, Juror: Shanti Norris

2020
Orange Juiced, Emerge Gallery, Artsy exhibition, Saugerties, NY

2020
Self-Portraits in Isolation, Ruby Projects, Fairfax, VA.

2020
Special Delivery, Ruby Projects, Fairfax, VA.

2020
She DC, Shop Made DC (Dupont), Curated by Shop Made DC, Washington, DC

2019
Mind BODY Soul, Healing the Outside from Within, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC. Curators: Lindsey Yancich and Meg Mowery

2019
Athenaeum Invitational, Athenaeum Gallery, Alexandria, VA. Invitational exhibition, Curator: Twig Murray

2019
Spring/ Summer 2019 Exhibition, Oasis Art Gallery, Bethesda, MD.

2019
Flora/ Fauna works on Paper, Strathmore Mansion, North Bethesda, MD. Invitational exhibition

2019
Spring Exhibition, (9 works) SR/A La Collection, Bethesda, MD. Curator: Claudia Lamy

2018
Ice Pop Lollipop Art Pop, WAS Gallery, Bethesda MD. Curator: Joumana Moukarim, WAS Gallery

2018
Be Not Afraid, Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC. An invitational group exhibition. Guest Curator: Cecilia Rossey

2018
Red Hot Wicked II an Exhibition on Feminine Sensuality, Studio C Gallery, Los Angeles, Curator: Peggy Nichols

2018
From the Studio: Artists-in-Residence 2015 -2018, Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC. Curator: Kiki McGrath

2018
What Feminism Looks Like: A Nasty Woman, Benefit for Planned Parenthood, DC Arts Center, Washington DC. Curators: Erin Devine and Shante Bullock (ArtWatch DC)

2017
One House, 220 Artists Stand up for Tolerance, Inclusion, and Unity, Touchstone Gallery, Washington DC. Conceptualized and realized by ArtWatch DC co-founders: Ellen Weiss and Jackie Hoystead

2017
Small Wonders, Maryland Federation of Art, MFA Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD. Juror: Dr. Roger Dunn, Professor Emeritus, Department of Art, Bridgewater State University.

2017
VisArts Faculty Exhibition, VisArts Concourse Gallery, Rockville, MD. Curator: Susan Main

2017
10 x 10 Invitational, Pyramid Atlantic, Hyattsville, MD

2017
Wet, Strathmore Mansion, North Bethesda, MD. Invitational Exhibition, Curator: Harriet Lesser

2017
Strictly Painting Biennial 11, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean VA. Juror: Anne Reeve, Assistant Curator, Glenstone Museum

2017
Alchemical Vessels 2017: The Night Journey, The Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington DC, Invitational

2017
Emulsion 2017, East City Art’s Fourth Annual Regional Juried Exhibition, Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Washington, DC. Juror: Deirdre Ehlen MacWilliams, Public Art Manager, Arlington County

2017
Stormy Weather, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis Maritime Museum, Annapolis, MD. Juror: Rebekah Pineda, Development Manager, Hamiltonian Artists
 
2016
VisArts Faculty Exhibition, VisArts Concourse Gallery, Rockville, MD. Curator: Susan Main

2016
Emulsion 2016, East City Art’s Third Annual Regional Juried Exhibition, Gallery O on H, Washington, DC. Juror: Amy Cavanaugh Royce, Executive Director Maryland Art Place

2015
Votes, Violence, Victory, Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC. (Venue II of traveling exhibit) An invitational group exhibition. Curator: Cecilia Rossey

2014
Dadian @ 25, Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC. An invitational group exhibition celebrating 25 years of Dadian gallery exhibitions. Curator: Trudi Ludwig

2014
Votes, Violence, Victory, Salem College, Winston-Salem, NC. Mary Davis Holt Gallery, Salem College, Winston Salem NC. An invitational group exhibition. Curator: Cecilia Rossey

2014
Everything Paper, UNO Art Gallery, University of Nebraska at Omaha, NE.
Juror: Karin Campbell, Phil Willson Curator of Contemporary Art at Joslyn Art
Museum, Omaha, NE. (two paintings)

2014
Marchin, Evolve Urban Arts Project Pierce School Art Lofts, Washington, DC. An invitational 3-artist group exhibition. Curator: Geoff Ault

2014
From the Studio: Artists-in-Residence 2011 -2014, Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC. Curator: Trudi Ludwig

2013
Our Lady of Perpetual Exhaustion, Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC. An invitational group exhibition in conjunction with the Watergate Frame Gallery. Curator: Trudi Ludwig

2013
The National Weather Center Biennale, The Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK. Jurors: Alan Atkinson, Ph.D., Curator of the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art; Berrien Moore III, Ph.D., Director of the National Weather Center; and Erinn Gavaghan, Executive Director, Norman Arts Council.

2013
Less is More: small works in a great space, Mitchell Gallery, St. John’s College Annapolis, MD. Jurors: Joann Moser (Senior Curator of Graphic Arts, Smithsonian American Art Museum) and Jack Rasmussen (Director and Curator of the American University Museum, Katzen Arts Center

2013
BLACK. WHITE. REaD. Nothing’s Black, Hardly White, Nearly Read: Journey Through the Maze (Venue II of traveling exhibit) Mary Davis Holt Gallery, Salem College, Winston Salem NC. An invitational group exhibition. Curator: Cecilia Rossey

2012
BLACK. WHITE. REaD. Nothing’s Black, Hardly White, Nearly Read: Journey Through the Maze, Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC. an invitational group exhibition.Curator: Cecilia Rossey

Collections:

Fundación ́ace para el Arte Contemporáneo, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC

Artist-in-Residence & Awards:

2021
Finalist for Target Gallery, Alexandria Va 2021 Solo Exhibition Award

2014
Proyecto ‘ace PIRAR (International Artist-in-Residence Program) Fundación ́ace para el Arte Contemporáneo, Buenos Aires, Argentina. Production Residency

2013-14
The Henry Luce III Center for the Arts and Religion at Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington DC, One year residency.

2011
The Henry Luce III Center for the Arts and Religion at Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington DC, One year residency

Fairs, Festivals, & other exhibitions:

2021
Femme Fatale, DC Pop-up Shop, 3409 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC Jun – Nov

2020
Femme Fatale, DC Pop-up Shop, 401 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC Mar –Dec

2020
The Barns of Rose Hill, Barnstorming, Aug 5 – Sept 5

2020
Artomatic A Virtual Experience, Jul 20 – Aug 20

2020
By the People x Monochrome Collective Virtual Art Fair, Jun 26- Jul 12

2019
Drawing for Art, Strathmore Mansion, Rockville, MD Oct 26 –Nov 2

2019
Bethesda Row Fine Arts Festival, StARTer Gallery, Bethesda MD. Oct 12-13

Print Bibliography:

Mark Jenkins, “In the Galleries, In My Head, In My Body, Washington Post, December 4, 2020

Kathryn McKay: “Check it Out, exploring the landscape of the mind: artist Alexandra N. Sherman,” élan magazine, May 2019, p. 30-33

Mark Jenkins: In the Galleries, Washington Post, April 5, 2019

Mark Jenkins: In the Galleries, Washington Post, August 17, 2018

Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery at Smith Center for Healing + the Arts “Alchemical Vessels: The Night Journey, 2017 (exhibition catalog) Washington, DC, 2017 p.61

East City Art Media LLC: “The 4th Annual Emulsion East City Art Regional Juried Show,” (exhibition catalog) Edison Place Gallery Washington, DC, 2017 p.68

East City Art Media LLC: “The 3rd Annual Emulsion East City Art Regional Juried Show,” (exhibition catalog) Gallery O on H, Washington, DC, 2016 p.34

Trudi Ludwig: “Dadian @ 25” (exhibition catalog) Dadian Gallery, Washington, DC, 2014 p.58

Alan Atkinson: “The National Weather Center Biennale” (exhibition catalog) Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, The University of Oklahoma, Norman OK, 2013 p. 112

Katherine Burgess,”Our Lady of Perpetual Exhaustion’ exhibit probes the spirituality of everyday chaos” Religion News Service, Washington Post, September 24, 2013

Tom Patterson: “Salem College Exhibition Probe Increasingly Changing Culture,” Winston-Salem Journal, February 24, 2013

Sally Pfoutz: “The Traditional and Surreal: botanical artist Alexandra N. Sherman,” élan magazine, November 2006, p. 38-41
  

Online Bibliography:

Studio C Gallery Blog: “https://www.studiocgalleryla.com/post/alexandra-sherman-an-artist-exploring-the-landscapes-of-the-mind“ January 1, 2021

Now Be Here Art Directory: https://nowbehereart.com/artist/alexandra-n-sherman/

Fisher Art Gallery: Milagros in My Pocketbook,

https://blogs.nvcc.edu/fisherartgallery/about-the-artists-2019/alexandra-sherman/ , August 24, 2019

Artists Tell Their Stories: https://artiststelltheirstories.blogspot.com/2018/01/alexandra-n-sherman-watercolorist-tells.html

Artists Inspire Artists: https://artistsinspireartists.com/painting/the-anthropomorphic-tress-of-alexandra-n-sherman

Artists Inspire Artists: https://artistsinspireartists.com/painting/alexandra-n-sherman-paintings

Projecto Ace: https://www.proyectoace.org/artistas/alexandra-sherman/

Lizzie Davie, Wanderarti, Where Art and Travel Collide: http://www.wanderarti.com/artistic-representations-of-amazing-icelandic-landscapes/ , May 16, 2014

Artist A Day: http://artistaday.com/?p=23141

Education:

2004
MFA Drawing and Painting, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

1998
BA Philosophy of Eastern Religion and minor in Art, Elon University, Elon, NC