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KAREN TITUS SMITH

20 PEMBERTON STREET, PEMBERTON, NEW JERSEY 08068

609 726 1085 . E mail - karentitussmith@gmail.com . www.karentitussmith.com

AWARDS

       Fellowship, New Jersey State Council on the Arts - 1992

       Residency, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences,

       Loveladies, NJ - December 1, 2005 through January 31, 2006

       Residency, Wheaton Arts, 2008, May 3 -10

       Wheaton Arts, 2016, NJ Glass

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITION

       2016 - Hutchens Galleries, Gruss Center of Visual Arts, Lawrenceville School, Lawrenceville, NJ

       2015 - Artetude Gallery, Asheville, NC

       2013 - Artetude Gallery, Asheville, NC

       2012 - Farnsworth Gallery, Bordentown, NJ

       2009 - Garth Davidson Gallery, Moorestown, NJ

       2006 - Garth Davidson Gallery, Moorestown, NJ

       2004 - Moore College of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA

       1998 - Garth Davidson Gallery, Moorestown, NJ

       1997 - The Gallery, Mercer County Community College, Trenton,NJ

       1997 - Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters, New Brunswick, NJ

       1996 - Pavilion Gallery, Mount Holly, NJ

       1992 - NJ Network, State of the Arts, Trenton, NJ

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

       2016 - Pop UP Exhibition, 325 High Street, Burlington, NJ

       2016 - LBI Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Then and Now, Lovelies, NJ

       2015 - Lighten Up”, Wheaton Arts, Millville, NJ

       2014 - NJ Sculptor Invitational, Wheaton Fine Arts Gallery, Millville, NJ

       2014 - Artetude Gallery, Asheville, NC

       2013 - 792 Gallery, Collingswood, NJ

       2012 - Artetude Gallery, Ashville, NC

       2012 - Inspiring Women, ArtprideNJ/NJRA, Trenton, NJ

       2011 - LOOK! on Lancaster Avenue, University City, Philadelphia, PA.

       2011 - University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA., Opposites Attract

       2011 - Moore College of Art, Conversations, Philadelphia, PA

       2010 - Goucher College, baltimore, MD

       2010 - LBI foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Faculty Exhibition

       2010 - Noyes Museum, NJ, Highwater Sculpture Invitational

       2009 - Allentown Art Museum,, Allentown, PA, 30th Juried exhibition,

       2009 - LBI foundation of the Arts & Sciences, Faculty Exhibition

       2008 - Take Issue, Washington Square, Washington, DC

       2008 - West Chester University, West Chester, PA, Philadelphia Sculptors

       2007 - Moore College of Art, Alumnae Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA

       2006 - 2005 Lincoln Financial Center, Philadelphia, PA

       2005 - Projects Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

       2005 - MCCC/Artworks, Trenton, NJ, Faculty Exhibition

       2004 - Pavilion Gallery, Mt Holly, NJ, A Celebration of Arts in Healing

       2003 - ADM Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

       2002 - Moore College of Art, Alumnae Exhibition, Journeys

       2002 - The Gallery, Burlington County College Enterprise Center

       2001 - Ericson Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

       2000 - Ericson Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

       1999 - Siano Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

       1999 - Distinguished Artists of Southern NJ, LBI Foundation of Art

       1994 - New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ, New Jersey Arts Annual

       1993 - Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ, NJSCA

       1993 - Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, Loveladies, NJ, Fellowship Exhibition

       1992 - Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ, New Jersey Arts Annual

       1992 - Hopkins House Gallery, Haddon Township, NJ

       1991 - F.A.N. Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

       1990 - Stedman Art Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ, Southern, NJ Artists VII

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

       Artetude Gallery, Asheville, NC

       38 East Union Gallery, Burlington, NJ

COLLECTIONS - public

       McGraw Hill Companies, Princeton, New Jersey; “ Six Cups”

       Mosby Year Book, Philadelphia, PA; “Small Yellow Pitcher”

       Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA, “Untitled”

       Rutgers University, Camden, NJ; “Between Love and Madness”

       Rahn Properties, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; “Strings Attached”

       Represented in several private collections

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION

       2010 - Present - Adjunct Professor, Fine Arts, Paul Robeson Center for the Arts, Princeton, NJ

       2005 - 2008 - Adjunct Professor of Fine Arts, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA

       2006 - 2014 - Adjunct professor Fine Arts,Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences,

Loveladies, NJ

       2005 - 2009 - Adjunct Professor of Fine Art, Artworks, Mercer County Community College, Trenton, NJ

       2010 - 2011 - Artworks, Trenton, NJ. Adjunct professor Drawing & Painting Education Committee for Artworks redevelopment

       2010 - 2011 - PAS, Princeton Adult School - Adjunct Professor, Acrylic Painting

       2005 - Founded The Studio Classroom, a fine arts facility providing educational and life enrichment programs in Pemberton, NJ,

       2005 through Present - Teaching Fine Arts Classes at The Studio Classroom, a fine arts facility providing educational and life enrichment programs in Pemberton, NJ,

       2001 - 2003 - Adjunct Professor of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing, Burlington County College, Pemberton, New Jersey 

       Freelance Artist / Painter - Three decades of experience working with a Major NYC design firm and other interested parties. This work has placed my paintings in four and five star hotels, corporate spaces, resorts and private homes across the USA

       1993 - 2000 - Scenic Artist - Harrah’s Casino, Atlantic city, NJ ; Dennis Nothaft & Associates, Atlantic City, NJ area

       1999 - 1994 - Alice Paul Centennial Foundation, Volunteer, Member of the Alice Paul Leadership Program Committee. The committee created and established a girls leadership workshop presented yearly to schools throughout southern NJ.

       1997 - 1994 - New Jersey School of the Arts, presented after school programs and presented an inservice program to address core curriculum content standards for NJ.

       1984 -1980 - Artist / Sign Painter, Six Flags Great Adventure, Jackson, NJ ; One of three responsible for all art and signage in the park.

       1978 - 1974 - Art Therapist, Supervisor, Art Therapy Department, Temple University, Woodhaven Center, Phila., PA

Continued Studies:

       1984 - Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA ; Painting

       1978 - Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Phila., PA; Painting

       1976 - Temple University, Philadelphia, PA ; Art Therapy

       1968 - BFA, Moore college of Art & Design, Philadelphia, PA

COMMISSIONS:

       2007 - Private Home, St. Croix, Virgin Islands, USA

       2004 - Private Home, Palm Beach, Florida; Ceiling mural

       2000 - Private Home, Palm Beach Florida; Figurative Ceiling mural, figurative wall mural, and an actual Fresco. All work was done in collaboration with Aleksandar Popovic.

       1998 - McGraw Hill Companies; McGraw Hill through art4business, Phila., PA commissioned a Landscape Oil Painting after purchasing one of my exhibition pieces, “Six Cups”.

       1997 - Tom Lee Limited/ Beyer, Blinder Belle of NYC commissioned four 8”x 8’ Acrylic Paintings for a lobby at 360 72nd St., NY, NY

       1994 - Tom Lee Limited of NYC commissioned Two oil paintings, Landscapes, for ANA, Washington, DC

       1994 - Tom Lee Limited of NYC commissioned One oil painting of Washington Irving’s Home, Sunnyside for the Rye Town Hilton, Rye, NY

       1993 - Tom Lee Limited of NYC commissioned one mural sized painting of the Doral grounds, Miami Florida, for the Doral Corp., NYC

       1980 through 1993 - Freelance Paintings and Murals through various sources and through Tom Lee Limited of NYC