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SOLO EXHIBITS AND FEATURES
Nov 2018 - present Art on the Avenue, The Lumen, Playhouse Square, Cleveland, Ohio Public Art Project via the Cleveland Downtown Alliance Oct 2017-May 2018 Atrium Artist, Carrollwood Cultural Center, Tampa, FL July 2017 Solo Exhibit, North Charleston City Gallery, SC January 2017 Solo Exhibit, "Modern Op Art", Fusion Art Gallery, Palm Springs, CA February 2016 LED Baltimore Featured Artist, Digital Billboard, MD Five images in rotation on 52' digital billboard on Charles Street. August 2015 Art Goes Electronic, Painting "Joule" Digital Billboard Display at the Key Club Bldg, 9039 Sunset Blvd, Hollywood, CA March/April 2015 Historic & Contemporary Women Artists – Kokoon Arts Gallery, Cleveland, Oh December 2014 SPECTRUM Miami 2014 Juried Art Fair, Solo Artist, Booth #s818, Miami, Fl September 2013 Ingenuity Fest 2013 Featured Artist, Cleveland Lakefront, Cleveland, Ohio Oct/Dec 2012 Abstract Spiritualism, Solo Exhibit, Negative Space Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
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SELECT GROUP EXHIBITS
June-Aug 2019 The Butler Museum of American Art, 83rd National Midyear Exhibition Youngstown, Ohio (Jurors: Sherry Giryotas and Phillip Shore) April 2019 Creative Women Today IV, Creative Space, Avon, Ohio Mar-April 2019 Ohio Art League Spring 2019 Juried Exhibit, Denison Art Space, Columbus, Oh (Juror: Tyler Cann, Curator, Contemporary Art, Columbus Museum of Art) March 2019 2019 Women in the Arts Competition, "Celebrating the Genius of Women", at the Orlando Public Library, Orlando, Florida March 2019 From Woman XII: Created by Women, of Women and About Women at Lakeland Community College Gallery, Kirtland, Ohio March 2019 The 15th Annual Bryn Du Art Show, Granville, Ohio (Juror: Judy Takacs) Feb 2019 Ohio Art League's 2019 Spring Member's Show, Denison Art Space Newark, Ohio (Juror: Tyler Cann, Curator, Columbus Museum of Art) Nov – Jan 2019 12th Annual Ohio Online Visual Art Registry Juried Art Show The Ohio Arts Council at The Columbus Metropolitan Library’s Carnegie Gallery, Columbus, Ohio Nov – Dec 2018 The Valley Art Center's 47th Annual Juried Exhibit, Chagrin Falls, Ohio Nov 2018 Canton Arts District All-Stars Show, Canton Art Museum, Canton, Ohio Sept - Oct 2018 Ohio Art League Fall Juried Exhibition, Fort Hayes Shot Tower Gallery Columbus, Ohio (Juror: Roger Williams) July-Aug 2018 The Butler Museum of American Art, 82nd National Midyear Exhibition Youngstown, Ohio (Juror: Peter Reginato, a New York-based artist and sculptor) October 2017 Hellzapoppin' Exhibit by Tampa Regional Artists, Old Hyde Park Art Center, Tampa, FL July-Aug 2017 The Butler Museum of American Art, 81st National Midyear Exhibition, Youngstown, Ohio (Juror: Sean P. McConnor) May 2017 The 71st Annual May Show, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio March 2017 Debtfair (participating artist), a project of Occupy Museums, Whitney Biennial 2017, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY March 2017 From Woman X: Celebrating Women's History (Invitational) Lakeland Community College Gallery, Kirtland, Ohio Nov 2016 Bombay Artisan Series Regional Finalist Exhibit Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Detroit, MI Nov 2016 Waterloo 7 Studio Gallery, Collaborative Creation, 2 painted sculptures in collaboration with Jerry Schmidt, Collinwood, Ohio. Pieces then on display during the Fabulous Food Show at the IX-Center, Cleveland, Ohio Sept 2016 The New Now – Artists Archives of the Western Reserve Showing at Cuyahoga Community College Gallery East, Highland Hills, Ohio August 2016 Canton Museum of Art, "gARTen of earthly delights" Benefit, Canton, Ohio August 2016 Ohio Art League Fall Juried Exhibition, Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, Ohio July 2016 The Ohio State Fair 2016 Fine Art Exposition, Columbus, Ohio July 2016 52nd TAG Annual, Trumbull Art Gallery, Warren, Ohio April 2016 Meridian Street Gallery, H2O Exhibit, Indianapolis Chamber of Commerce, IN March 2016 From Woman IX Invitational: Celebrating Women’s History Month Lakeland Community College Gallery, Kirtland, Ohio January 2016 Conception Contemporary Art Show, New York City, NY Nov 2015 Canton Arts District All-Star Exhibit, Canton Art Museum, Ohio Sept - Oct 2015 Ohio Art League Fall Juried Exhibition, Fort Hayes Shot Tower Gallery Columbus, Ohio July - Aug 2015 The Ohio State Fair 2015 Fine Art Exposition, Columbus, Ohio May - June 2015 70th Annual May Show, Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, Ohio March - April 2015 Ohio Art League’s Spring Juried Exhibit, Schnormeier Gallery at Mount Vernon Nazarene University, Mount Vernon, Ohio March 2015 From Woman VIII: Celebrating Women’s History Month, Kirtland, Ohio Oct 2014 - Jan 2015 Ohio Art League Fall Juried Exhibition, Peggy R. McConnell Arts Center of Worthington, Ohio Sept 2014 The NewNow – Artists Archives of the Western Reserve Showing at Cuyahoga Community College Gallery East, Highland Hills, Ohio July - Sept 2014 The Butler Institute of American Art, 78th National Midyear Exhibition Youngstown, Ohio May - July 2014 5th Annual May Show at Lakeland Juried Exhibition, Kirtland, Ohio Nov 2013 - Jan 2014 The Wasmer Gallery Winter Invitational at Ursuline College, Pepper Pike, Ohio July - Aug 2013 Inspired by Nature, Artists Archives of the Western Reserve, Cleveland, Ohio May - Sept 2013 Spirit & Matter, Kokoon Arts Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio Nov - Dec 2012 7th Annual Ohio Online Visual Art Registry Juried Art Show at The Columbus Metropolitan Library’s Carnegie Gallery, Columbus, Ohio Oct - Nov 2012 Bay Arts 50th Annual Juried Exhibit, Sullivan Gallery, Bay Village, Ohio May - July 2012 The 3rd Annual May Show, Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio
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PUBLICATIONS AND ONLINE FEATURES
Upcoming: Single page article in the Fall issue of American Art Collector Magazine. Demonstration article in the Fall issue of International Artist Magazine. "3rd Prize Winner: Abstract/Experimental Art", International Artist Magazine, April/May 2019, issue #126, page 7 "2018 Canton Arts District All-Star: Evie Zimmer" by Alison Matas, About Magazine (Stark County), January 2019 issue, page 53 AV Art Magazine, UK print publication, Issue 27, October 2018 A5 Magazine, UK print publication, Portfolio #18, September 2018 "The Heart of Cleveland", Scott Kraynak, page 78, Text and Image of "Moonlit", Red Giant Books, Shaker Hts, Ohio, July 2018 "Strange Loop", AS | Artists Studios (part of www.artists-studios.com ), June 22, 2018, Online Art Journal/Magazine, https://medium.com/as-mag/strange-loop-5b6fe651e08f Artworks included: "Live Wire", "Gypsy", "Lush" Ohio Art League's June 2018 Member of the Month, Featured across all social media platforms "Evie Zimmer: Featured Artist Interview by Gartel", 10TEN Magazine, Issue 21, March/April 2018, pages 56-64, Ricky Woodside Creative, UK Peripheral ARTeries Contemporary Art Review, Anniversary Issue, pages 142-161, October 2017, London, UK "Les Femmes Folles: The Women 2016", pages 24-25, March 2017, Published by Sally Deskins, Les Femmes Folles, Morgantown, WV "These Kaleidoscopic Paintings Look Like Optical Illusions" by Diana Shi Published March 12, 2017 on Creators.vice.com (a division of Vice Media) https://creators.vice.com/en_us/article/these-kaleidoscopic-paintings-look-like-optical-illusions Cover Art for the 2017 "from Woman X" exhibit at Lakeland Community College, Kirtland, Ohio Cover Art for the Women's History Month 2017 Brochures, Posters, and Postcards listing 86 participating galleries and studios in and around Cleveland, Ohio "Meet Evie Zimmer", Niji Magazine - Media/News Company in London, United Kingdom Published online on January 10, 2017 http://nijimagazine.com/2017/01/meet-evie-zimmer/ Athens Art 2017 Calendar (Athens Greece), Imerologio, "Moonlit" printed on the December page, digital version online at: http://athensart-2010.ning.com/?xg_source=msg_mes_network Create! Magazine, Issue 1, November 2016, pages 114-117, Images and Artist Statement, Philadelphia, PA "Artist Evie Zimmer's 'Shiira'" by A. J. Mittendorf, September 8, 2016. Published online by Arts, Artists, Artwork: https://artsartistsartwork.com/artist-evie-zimmers-shiira/ South 85 Journal, Feature and Cover Art for the Artwork Page of the Spring/Summer 2016 Issue Published by the Converse College Low-Residency MFA Program, Spartanburg, SC http://south85journal.com/issues/spring-summer-2016/artwork/majesty/ "The Art of Evie Zimmer: Therapy for the Civilized Mind" by A. J. Mittendorf, April 7, 2016. Published online by Arts, Artists, Artwork: https://artsartistsartwork.com/the-art-of-evie-zimmer-therapy-for-the-civilized-mind/ Les Femmes Folles; Women in Art, "Evie Zimmer, Artists", Interview and images published on January 10, 2016 http://femmesfollesnebraska.tumblr.com/post/137046046797/evie-zimmer-artist "American Artist Evie Zimmer, Abstract Oil Painting", Women in Art 278 Magazine, July 2015 Issue IV, Volume II, pages 18-19, Published by Girona Consulting, Port Saint Lucie, FL Art Reveal Magazine, Interview and images, Issue no. 4, May 19, 2015, pages 62-67 http://issuu.com/artrevealmagazine/docs/no_4/62 “My Favorite Work of Art”, Artsy Shark, website article, May 12, 2015 http://www.artsyshark.com/2015/05/12/my-favorite-work-of-art/ Spectrum Miami 2014 Online Ad Campaign, “The Big Spin” used as cover art for ticket sales website, November 2014 http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/?u=bdb44bc8cbd3f177b92cd2403&id=8375b7bb3c “Present Tense: Contemporary Art in Ohio, A Juried Exhibition in Print” Book Launch November 29, 2014: One painting of my own, “Vibe”, and one collaborative painting with artist Loren Naji, “Brain Storm”, are included. ArtSlant – Featured in Weekly Watchlist Column as an Artist to Watch. August 25, 2014 http://www.artslant.com/ew/articles/show/40521 ARTiculAction Art Review, June 2014 Special Issue, pages 56-67, 11 images and interview http://issuu.com/articulaction/docs/articulaction_art_review_june_2014_ Catapult Art Mag, 743 East Broadway, Suite 215, Louisville, Kentucky 40202 Issue #28, March 2014, pages 174/175, 2 painting: “Cherry Bomb” and “Flux”
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AWARDS/GRANTS
April 2019 Ohio Art League Spring 2019 Juried Exhibit, 3rd Place for "Orange Crush" Jan 2019 12th Annual Ohio Online Visual Art Registry Juried Art Show People's Choice Award for "Lush" Nov 2018 Canton Museum of Art All-Stars 2018 Winner for "Moonlit" Sept 2018 Ohio Art League Fall Juried Exhibition, 2nd Place for "Osiris II" July 2018 The Butler Institute of American Art's 82nd Midyear Show, 3rd Place for "Live Wire" Feb 2016 NY Artexpo 2016 Poster Challenge, 2nd Place Winner for "The Big Spin" Jan 2016 Conception Art Show, Winning Artist, New York, NY 2016 Artslant 2nd, 3rd, 7th, & 8th Showcase Winners – "Exchange", "Majesty", "Moonlit", & " Shiira" Dec 2015 Fusion Art Gallery, Palm Springs, CA, "Elemental" Online Exhibit - 2nd Place for "Wind and Water" Nov 2015 Fusion Art Gallery, Palm Springs, CA "Colorful Abstractions" Online Exhibit - 2nd Place for "The Big Spin" 2013 - 2018 Artslant Showcase Winners – http://www.artslant.com/global/artists/show/325010-evie-zimmer?tab=AWARDS June 2015 Light, Space, and Time Online Gallery Special Recognition in Painting Category for “Vibe” Nov 2014 Second Place Award for “Whirligig”, DayGlo 3 Exhibit at Doubting Thomas Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio March 2014 Cleveland Arts Prize Nominee March 2014 Artavita, 9th Art Contest, Honorable Mention for “The Big Spin” 2013 Studio Residency Feb through June. Project Pop-Up Galleries, Waterloo Studios, Collinwood, Ohio
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EXHIBITIONS JURIED
April 2019 Lakeland Community College Student Art Show, Kirtland, Oh, co-juror: Susan Skoczen Oct 2018 The Mayfield Art Show, Mayfield Village Library, Ohio, co-juror: Gary Dumm Feb 2018 TESA, The Exhibiting Society of Artist Group Show, Tampa, FL April 2016 Lakeland Community College Student Art Show, Kirtland, Ohio, co-juror: Dennis Long Mar 2015 Notre Dame College All Student Show, South Euclid, Ohio
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MEMBERSHIPS AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
Ohio Art League, Board Member, Columbus, Ohio April 2019 - present Akron Art Museum, Member since 2018 Ohio Art League, Member since April 2014 Arts, Artists, and Artwork – member since 2015 Pittsburgh Society of Artists (PSA) - member October 2015 - 2017 ArtNEO – member February 2015 - 2017 Artist Archives of the Western Reserve – Member since 2015 Currently hold K-12 Ohio and Florida Visual Arts Teaching License Cleveland Museum of Art: Member since 2006 Participation in the Painted Rain Barrel Project, Cleveland, Ohio, March 2014 Ohio Online Visual Artist Registry – Member since 2012 Cleveland West Art League, Cleveland, OH – Member from 2012 - 2015 Waterloo Arts, Collinwood, OH - Member 2012 - 2016 2008 Ohio Art Education Association Conference, Toledo, Ohio (Presentation of Art Lesson Plan on Polymer Clay Caning) Ohio Art Education Association: Member from 2007 to 2015
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