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SHEILA SMITH

Cambridge, Massachusetts USA

Inspired by personal experience and those of her muses fighting to make a difference, survive, overcome, and preserver, this portraiture, dystopia, and surrealist artist, captures the dysfunctional human condition, adversity, romanticized controversies, exploitation, reverse prejudice, and aesthetics. 

Exhibitions & Festivals

Austin, TX

2020 - Dougherty Arts Center - Virtual AOR 

2020 -  Austin Art-O-Rama 

2020 - Womenswork.art 

2019 - The W.O.W. Museum

Houston, TX

2017  - Via Colori

2012  - The Marriott ballroom

2011  - The Jet Lounge

2010 - Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

2008 - Westheimer Street Festival 

 

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Education

2022 - MFA Studio Arts Lesley University 

2021 - Massachusetts Teacher's Certification

2018  - Art EC-12 Texas Teacher Certification
2017  - BA Studio Art University of Houston
2015  - AA Lone Star CC

1999  - Graphic Design The Art Institute - Houston

Grants & Awards 

20-21 - Educator's Scholarship

20-21 - Dean's Merit scholarship           
2007 - Phi Theta Kappa Beta Lambda Mu 

             -Vice President of Historian
2006 - Albrect Endowment
2005 - Phi Theta Kappa

             National Dean's List

             LSC Cy-Fair Honors
             President's List

Instructional (Visual Arts)

2020 - 2021 - Framingham Public Schools

2019 - 2020 - Leander ISD

2018 - 2019  - Del Valle ISD
2017 - 2018  - Alief ISD