Teaching Experience:


  • 2009:        
  • Virginia Western Community College, Drawing I, Spring Semester, Roanoke, VA
  • 2006:        
    • Virginia Western Community College, Drawing II, Fall Semester, Roanoke, VA
  • 2005-06:   
    • Patrick Henry High School, Basic Art, Roanoke VA
  • 2002-04:   
    • School of the Arts Institute of Chicago, Beginning Metals, Sculpture,
    • Assistant Professor, Chicago, IL
  • 2001-02:   
    • School of the Arts Institute of Chicago, Advance Metals, Sculpture,
    • Teaching Assistant, Chicago, IL
  • 2000-01:   
    • Gallery 37, The Arts Matter Program, Kinetic/Found Object Art, Instructor
    • The School of the Arts Institute of Chicago, First year program, Sculpture,
    • Teaching Assistant, Chicago, IL
    • The Smithsonian Associates, Summer Program, Mixed Media Classes,
    • Teaching Assistant,  Washington, D.C. 
    • The Smithsonian Associates, Studio Classes, Sculpture, Instructor, Washington, DC
  • 1994-96: 
    • Region Ten Community Center, Art Projects Instructor, Charlottesville, VA
  • 1994:       
    • Children’s Studio School, Studio Intern, Washington, DC

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Professional Experience:


  • 2012
    • Robert E. Keeling Healing Arts Committee, Carilion Hospital, Committee Member, Roanoke, VA
  • 2012        
    • Perry Kendig Awards, Committee Member, Roanoke, VA

  • 2010-11  
    • Roanoke Arts Commission, Committee Member, Roanoke, VA

  • 2006-*    
    • Roanoke College, Art Gallery Director, Salem, VA *current    
  • 2005         
    • Christo and Jeanne Claude, The Gates, Installation/Dismantle, New York, NY
  • 2003-04   
    • School of the Arts Institute of Chicago, Sculpture Dept. Metals Coordinator, Chicago, IL
  • 2002-03    
    • School of the Arts Institute of Chicago, Sculpture Dept. Metals Tech., Chicago, IL
  • 2001-02    
    • Frances Whitehead, studio assistant, Chicago, IL  
  • 2000-01    
    • G2 Gallery, Gallery Assistant, gallery maintenance and exhibition installation
    • School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
    •  Betty Rymer Gallery, Gallery Assistant, gallery maintenance and exhibition installation, School of the     
    •  Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • 1999         
    • Bailey Art Museum, Gallery Assistant, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
  • 1997-99   
    • Anderson Gallery, Work study Coordinator, Supervision of work study employees
    • Gallery Assistant, gallery maintenance and exhibition installation, Richmond, VA
  • 1996-97   
    • MICA Exhibitions, Gallery assistant Gallery maintenance and exhibition Installation Baltimore, MD

Publications/Bibliography:


  • Michael O’Sullivan, “Gallery Event of the Week”, Washington Post, July 1, 2012
  • Eric Hope, “Love, Loss and Lipstick”, East City Art, May 1, 2012
  • Michael O’Sullivan, “Richmond Artist Rooted in History”, Washington Post, December 1, 2006: WE 50
  • Greg Foster, “If the Shoe Fits, The Art of Talia Logan”, Cville, November 12, 1994:10
  • Ruth Ladder, “Visual Arts finds a Voice”, Daily Progress, February 16, 1995:6
  • Ruth Ladder, “Heart and Sole”, Daily Progress, November 16, 1994:1
  • Paulette Robin-Pullen” In Brief”, Style June 8, 1993:12
  • Miranda Atkins, “Georgianna Waxes”, So Salem. The Roanoke Times, January 23, 2009:5

Honors and Awards:


  • 2009:    
    • CITY Magazine Best of the City Awards, Georgianna Waxes, Best Art Exhibit Bronze, Roanoke, VA
  • 2006:    
    • Art Museum of Western Virginia, Sidewalk Art Show, Honorable Mention, Roanoke, VA
  • 1999:     
    • Deans Award, Virginia Commonwealth School of the Arts Sculpture Department, Richmond, VA
    • Gerrit Rietveld Academie, Park of the Future, Westergasfabriek, Amsterdam, Holland
    • Arlington Art Center, High Marks, Juried, Olga Viso, Honorable Mention
    • National Honor Society Deans List, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • 1998:     
    • Rozanne Epps Scholarship, Virginia Commonwealth School of the Arts
    • Virginia Commonwealth School of the Arts Juried, John Yau Richmond, VA. Third Place
  • 1997:     
    • 1708 Gallery, “Homage to the Nude“, Richmond VA
    • Rheda Luntz Josephs Memorial Scholarship, Maryland Institute, Baltimore, MD
  • 1996:     
    • Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Fellowship for Undergraduate Studies, Richmond, VA

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Education:


  • 2000-2002:         
    • MFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Sculpture, Chicago, IL
  • 2000:                   
    • Hochschule fur Bildende Kunste, Sculpture, Dresden, Germany
  • 1997-1999:         
    • BFA, Virginia Commonwealth University, Sculpture, Richmond, VA
  • 1997:                   
    • Maryland Institute, College of Art, Sculpture, Baltimore, MD
  • 1993:                   
    • Penland, Metalsmithing, Penland, NC

Commissions:
 

  • 1998:     
    • Winton Marsalis, private collection, New York, NY
  • 1996:    
    • Ripley Museum, Smithsonian Institute, Buyer and Exhibition Design
    • Smithsonian Institute Traveling Exhibitions “Paris in the 20’s and 30’s”
  • 1995:    
    • KO Films, Assistant Art Director, Hearts Lonely Hunters Production
    • Smithsonian Institute Traveling Exhibitions, “Before Freedom Came“    
    • Anacostia Museum Collection, Washington, D.C 

Exhibitions:


  • 2014:     
    • Second Street Gallery, Latitude/Longitude, Charlottesville, VA
  • 2013:     
    • William King Museum, From These Hills, Abington, VA
  • 2012:     
    • 39TH Street Gallery, Love, Loss and Lipstick, Brentwood, MD
    • Taubman Museum, State of The Art: Virginia Crossroads, Roanoke, VA
  • 2011:     
    • Taubman Museum, Marginal Arts Group Show, Roanoke, VA
  • 2010:     
    • Eleanor Wilson Museum, The Gift: Recent Acquisitions, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA
  • 2009:   
    • Eleanor Wilson Museum, Georgianna Waxes, Hollins University, Roanoke, VA
  • 2007:     
    • Les Yeux du Monde, Emerging, Charlottesville, VA
    • DCAC, Washington Projects for the Arts Corcoran, Exchange, Twisted Roots, Washington, DC
    • Gallery 57, Pawleys Island, SC
    • Art Museum of Western Virginia, Re-Perception, Young Curators, Roanoke, VA
  • 2005:     
    • Darien Town Hall, Family Album, Darien, CT       
    • LAA, Palace Theatre, Great Dames, Stamford, CT
  • 2004:     
    • Loft Art Association, 25th Anniversary, Stamford, CT
    • WORKS/San Jose, Queer Packaging/Body Commodities, San Jose, CA
  • 2003:     
    • Duane Smith, Inside/Outside, Chicago, IL
  • 2002:     
    • G2, SAIC Graduate Exhibition, Chicago, IL
    • Gallery 37, Art Matters, Chicago, IL
  • 2001:     
    • Parson Group, Partners in Art, Chicago, IL
    • Clune Construction, Partners in Art, Chicago, IL
  • 2000:     
    • House of Lounge, Impressions, House of Lounge, New Orleans, LA
  • 1999:     
    • Gallery Neo, Portrait, Gallery Neo. Charlottesville, VA
    • Gerrit Reitveld Academie, Park of the Future, Amsterdam, Holland
    • Rainbow Gallery, SUNY Brockport, Impressions, Brockport, NY
    • Arlington Art Center, High Marks, Juried, Arlington, VA
  • 1999-95: Smithsonian Institute, Before Freedom Came, Traveling Exhibition S.I.T.E.S., Anacostia Museum, Washington, DC​
    • 1995:  
      • Miami Public Library, Miami, FL
      • Rocky Mountain Historical Association, Piney Flats, TN
      • Congressional Black Caucus, Washington, DC
      • Kurtz Cultural Center, Piney Flats, TN
      • Mordecai Historical Park,  Raleigh. NC
      • Hayden Museum of American Art, Paris TX
    • 1996:     
      • Kingsley Plantation National Park, Jacksonville, FL
      • B Street Pier Exhibition Hall, San Diego, CA
      • Maury County Visitor Bureau, Columbia, TN
      • Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, Birmingham, AL
      • Vaughn Cultural Center, St. Louis, MO
      • Austin Peay State University, Clarksville, TN
    • 1997: 
      • St. Joseph Historical Foundation, Durham, NC
      •  Balch Institute for Ethic Studies, Philadelphia, PA
      • Kentucky Museum, Bowling Green, KY
      • Catawba County Museum of History, Newton, NC
      • Ventura College, San Buena Ventura, CA
      • Marietta Museum of History, Marietta, GA
    • 1998:
      • Alexandria Black History Resource Center, Alexandria, VA
      • McMillan Memorial Library, Wisconsin Rapids, WI
      • Gaston County Museum of Art and History, Dallas, NC
      • Onslow County Museum, Richlands, NC
      • Wetlands Acadian Cultural Center, Thibodeaux, LA
      • Orange County Historical Museum, Orlando, FL
    • 1999:    
      • Tacoma Public Library, Tacoma, WA                     
      • Stauth Memorial Museum, Montezuma, KS
      • Museum of the Gulf Coast, Port Arthur, TX
      • Turner Dodge House, Lansing, MI
      • Office of the Mayor, City of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD
  • 1998:     
    • 1708 Gallery, Nude Descending the Runway, Richmond, VA
    • The Box Gallery, Group Show, Richmond, VA
    • William King Regional Arts Center, The Human Habit, Abington, VA
    • Artspace, The City Within, Richmond, VA
    • Anderson Gallery, V.C.U. School of the Arts, Juried Student Show, Richmond, VA
  • 1997: 
    • 1708 Gallery, Nude Descending the Runway, Richmond VA
    • ID Studio, Group Show, Richmond, VA
    • Galley Neo, Size Medium, Charlottesville, VA
  • 1996:     
    • Mudhouse, Flat Dirt, Charlottesville, VA
  • 1995:     
    • Spencer’s 206, Lilly, Charlottesville, VA
    • Soho, Peggy, Washington, DC
    • Gallery Neo, Ex-Boyfriends, Charlottesville, VA
  • 1994:
    • Spencer’s206, Heart and Sole, Charlottesville, VA