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KAREN K. LEWIS

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Post Office Box1052 Ojai, CA 93024 (805) 646-8877 fax (805) 646-5929



EXHIBITIONS

SOLO SHOWS

  • 2015 THE OAKS in OJAI
  • 2012 80th BIRTHDAY ONE PERSON EXHIBITION – OJAI CENTER FOR THE ARTS, OJAI, CA
  • 2012 FOCUS ON THE MASTER INTERVIEW – VENTURA, CA
  • 2006 “PEOPLE, PLACES AND POMEGRANATES” – OJAI CENTER FOR THE ARTS, OJAI, CA
  • 2003 GARDEN OF THE DOLLS, CATE SCHOOL, CAMARILLO, CA
  • 1991-2005 OJAI STUDIO ARTISTS TOUR, OJAI, CA
  • 2001 “APRIL IN PARIS” – UTOPIA GALLERY, STUDIO CITY, LA, CA
  • 1997 “PRIVATE PROPERTY AND STOLEN VIEWS” – OJAI CENTER FOR THE ARTS, OJAI, CA
  • 1997 “SMALLER WORKS” – SWEET ART GALLERY, OJAI, CA
  • 1996 BACK ARBOR GALLERY, OJAI, CA
  • 1995 “PLEASE BE SEATED” – VENTURA COUNTY GOVERNMENT CENTER, VENTURA, CA
  • 1983 RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION, NEW ROCHELLE PUBLIC LIBRARY, NY
  • 1979-1989 PINDAR GALLERY, SEVEN EXHIBITIONS, SOHO, NYC

JURIED SHOWS

  • 2018 FACE TO FACE, HILLCREST CENTER FOR THE ARTS
  • 2002-2011, SANTA BARBARA PRINTMAKERS ANNUAL SHOW
  • 2004, 1998 CALABASAS ARTS FESTIVAL
  • 1997 “A CLASSIC COMPETITION” CARNEGIE ART MUSEUM, OXNARD, CA
  • 1986, 1993 “LEHMAN COLLEGE ALUMNI ARTISTS”, LEHMAN COLLEGE ART GALLERY, NYC
  • 1986 “CELEBRATION OF WOMEN IN THE ARTS”, NEW ROCHELLE PUBLIC LIBRARY,
    NY COUNCIL OF THE ARTS
  • 1984 “PORTRAITS NOW”, THE GALLERY AT HASTINGS-ON-HUDSON, NY
  • 1982 “VIEW BY WOMEN ARTISTS”, WOMEN’S CAUCUS FOR ART, NYC
  • 1982 MAMARONECK ARTISTS GUILD ANNUAL JURIED SHOW, NY (FIRST PRIZE)
  • 1980 “FOR REAL WITH JACK BEAL” KATONAH GALLERY, KATONAH, NY,

PUBLICATIONS

  • 2011 VENTANA MAGAZINE
  • 1995 VENTURA COUNTY STAR
  • 1983 THE MASSACHUSETTS REVIEW
  • SUMMER 1983; WOMEN: THE ARTS

EDUCATION

  • 1993-94 ART STUDENTS LEAGUE, MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER, NYC
  • 1977 MASTER OF FINE ARTS, LEHMAN COLLEGE, CITY UNIVERSITY OF NY
  • 1954 BACHELOR OF ARTS, ART AND EDUCATION, UCLA

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • 1985-89 ADJUNCT INSTRUCTOR, COLLEGE OF NEW ROCHELLE, GRADUATE ART, ART EDUCATION
  • 1974-84 ART TEACHER, DEPARTMENT CHAIR, ST. GABRIEL HIGH SCHOOL, NEW ROCHELLE, NY

ORGANIZATIONS

  • 1999-2004 THE CITY OF OJAI ARTS COMMISSION
  • 1991-2018 OJAI STUDIO ARTISTS, OJAI, CA
  • 1979-1989 PINDAR GALLERY, WOMEN’S CAUCUS FOR ART, NYC

COLLECTIONS

    • VENTURA COUNTY MUSEUM OF HISTORY AND ART (BANK OF A. LEVY COLLECTION)
    • PRIVATE AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS, NEW YORK AND CALIFORNIA, PITTSBURG AND PUERTO VALLARTA
    • MR and MRS DON IWERKS
    • MRS RICK STONE, BOSTON, MA
    • DR. & MRS. NORMAN LEVY, NEW YORK, NY
    • MS. NAOMI STERN, NEW YORK, NY
    • MS. FABIAN GERSHON, NEW YORK, NY
    • MR. & MRS. WEEMS ESTELLE, SOUTHPORT, CT
    • MS. SANDRA TRIPP. PITTSBURGH, PA
    • MR. DENNIS GOODENOUGH, COUDERSPORT, PA
    • MS. EVALINE FROST, AUSTIN, TX
    • MR. & MRS. E.E. SCHIRMER, PORTLAND, OR
    • DR. BARBARA ANN HALL, WEST COVINA, CA
    • MR. & MRS. JAMES ADAMS, LA JOLLA, CA
    • MS. SASCHA JEAN JANSEN, VACAVILLE, CA
    • MS JUNE SMITH BRUGGER, PIEDMONT, CA
    • MS. LESLIE STORR, MONTECITO, CA
    • DR. AND MRS. FRANK AND MAUDETTE FINCK, OJAI
    • MR. & MRS. DIETRICH SCHMIDT, OJAI, CA
    • MR. & MRS. GARY FARR, OJAI, CA
    • DR. & MRS. MARTIN POPS, OJAI, CA
    • MR. &  MRS. TEX WILLIAMS, OJAI, CA
    • MS. PRICILLA ARCHIBALD, OJAI, CA
    • MS. NEVA WILLIAMS, OJAI, CA
    • MS. MASANOBU ISHIKAWA, TOKYO, JAPAN
    • OJAI VALLEY MUSEUM