Resume


EDUCATION
2014 MFA, Laguna College of Art and Design, CA
1978 BFA, University of Denver, Denver, CO
1975-1977 American Academy of Art, Chicago, IL
1981-1982 Art Students League, New York, NY

SALLY STRAND: SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016 Telluride Gallery of Fine Art, Telluride, CO
2009 Telluride Gallery of Fine Art, Telluride, CO
2007 Pastel Society of America, Hall of Fame, New York, NY
2006 Bakersfield Art Museum, Bakersfield, CA
2006 Telluride Gallery of Fine Art, Telluride, CO
2004 Telluride Gallery of Fine Art, Telluride, CO
2000 Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA
1999 J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY
1992 J. Cacciola Gallery, New York, NY
1991 Suzanne Brown Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
1990 Suzanne Brown Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
1990 J. Cacciola Galleries, New York, NY
1988 J. Cacciola Galleries, New York, NY
1987 Suzanne Brown Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
1983 Challis Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

SALLY STRAND: SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017 Pastel Society of America, New York, NY
2017 California Art Club, Autry Museum of the American West,
Los Angeles, CA
2017 Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
2016 29th IAPS Juried Exhibition, 2016 Web Show
2016 2nd China (Suzhou) Biennial International Pastel Exhibition,
One of ten Master Pastelists chosen to represent the
Pastel Society of America
2016 Pastel Society of America, New York, NY
2016 Biola University, La Mirada, CA
2016 Q Art Salon, Santa Ana, CA
2015–2016 Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
2015 John Brown University, Siloam Springs, AR
2015 Les Pastellistes International Exhibition, American Masters Guest Artist, Montreal, Canada
2015 Pastel Society of America, New York, NY
2015 Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
2015 MFA ’15 Graduate Exhibition, Santa Ana, CA
2015 Telluride Gallery of Fine Art, Telluride, CO
2014 Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
2014 Pastel Society of Colorado, Guest Artist, Denver, CO
2014 Ah Haa Faculty Exhibition, Telluride, CO
2014 Pastel Society of Southern California Member Exhibition
2013 International Exhibition of Pastel, Oviedo, Spain, Guest of Honor
2013 Festival Du France, Feytiat, France, Guest of Honor
2013 Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
2012 Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
2011 Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA
2010-2011 Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
2008-2009 Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
1983-2013 Pastel Society of America, New York, NY
2006 Phoenix Airport Museum, Phoenix, AZ
2004 Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield, CA
2003 Leslie Levy Fine Art, Inc., Scottsdale, AZ
2002 Art Institute of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA
2001 Pacific Arts Foundation, Newport Beach, CA
2001 DNFA Gallery, Pasadena, CA
2000 J. Cacciola Galleries, New York, NY
1999 J. Cacciola Galleries, New York, NY
1995 Diane Nelson Fine Arts, Laguna Beach, CA
1995 Telluride Gallery of Fine Art, Telluride, CO
1989 – 1993 J. Cacciola Galleries, New York, NY
1992 Sacramento Fine Arts Center, CA
1987 Suzanne Brown Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
1985 Monmouth Museum, Monmouth, NJ
1985 Hermitage Museum, Norfolk, VA
1983 Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, CA
1983 American Watercolor Society, New York, NY
1982 Rocky Mountain National Watermedia, Golden, CO
1981 Allied Artists of America, New York, NY
1978 Colorado Institute of Art, Denver, CO

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS
2017 Marge Levine Memorial Award for Inspirational Expression, Pastel Society of America, NY
2015 Savoir-Faire/Sennelier Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
2014 First Place Juror’s Award, Pastel Society of Southern California Exhibition, CA
2013 Award of Excellence, International Association of Pastel Societies, NM
2013 Kent Art Association Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
2011 Master Circle Honoree, International Association of Pastel Societies, NM
2011 Silver Award, International Association of Pastel Societies, NM
2010 Kent Art Association Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
2010 Bronze Award, International Association of Pastel Societies
2010 Gold Award, International Association of Pastel Societies, California
2008 Pastel Society of North Carolina, Pastel Society of America, NY
2007 Hall of Fame Honoree, Pastel Society of America, NY
2006 Jack Richeson Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
2006 Artist of the Year, Telluride Wine Festival, CO
2005 Anita Kertzer Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
2004 Pastels Girault Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
2002 Dick Blick Art Materials Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
2001 Joseph V. Giffuni Memorial Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
2000 Sauter-Margulies Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
1999 Joseph V. Giffuni Foundation Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
1998 Joseph V. Giffuni Memorial (Flora B. Giffuni), Pastel Society of America, NY
1997 Designated “Master Pastelist” title, Pastel Society of America, NY
1997 Hahnemuhle Pastel Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
1995 Canson-Talens Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
1993 Board of Directors Award, Pastel Society of America, NY
1992 Margery and Thomas Leighton MemorialAward,
Pastel Society of the West Coast, Sacramento, CA
1985 Commission, Pageant of the Masters, Laguna Beach, CA.
Work reproduced life-size on stage. Selected for Pageant of the Masters poster.
1981 Anna Hyatt Huntington Bronze Medal Award forWatercolor,
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club, NY

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS
Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN
Grand Hyatt Hotel, The Commodore Restaurant, New York, NY
Goldman Sachs, New York, NY
American Express, IDA, Minneapolis, MN
John Brown University, Siloam Springs, AR
Riverside Community College, Riverside, CA

PUBLICATIONS:
Selected Books
2016 Marquis Who’s Who in American Art, 1999–2016, 23rd–36th Editions, New Providence, NJ
2015 Drawing 365: Tips and Techniques to Build Your Confidence and Skills
Katharine Tyrrell, North Light Books, Cincinnati, OH
Published in the UK as Sketching 365: Build Your Confidence and Skills with a Tip a Day
Apple Press, London, UK
2013 Pastel Drawing: Expert Answers to Questions Every Artist Asks (Art Answers)
Barbara Benedetti Newton, Barron’s Educational Series, Hauppauge, NY
2007 Artworks
Prisca Ko Hak Moi, Marshall Cavendish International, Singapore
2006 Pure Color: The Best of Pastel
Editors: Maureen Bloomfield & Jamie Markle, North Light Books, Cincinnati, OH
www.artistsnetwork.com
2006 A Painter’s Guide to Design and Composition
Margot Schulzke; North Light Publishers, Cincinnati, OH
www.artistsnetwork.com
2003 The Pastel Artist’s Handbook (Artist’s Handbook Series)
Sally Harper; Barron’s Educational Series, Hauppauge, NY
www.artistsnetwork.com
1999 Painting Great Pictures from Photographs
Hazel Harrison; Quarto Publishers, London
1998 The Best of Pastels 2
Kristina Feliciano; Rockport Publishers, Rockport, MA
1997 Who’s Who in the West, 1998-1999 26th Edition.
R.R. Bowker; Reed Reference Publishing, New Providence, NJ
1996 The Best of Pastel
Janet Monafo, Constance Flavell Pratt; Rockport Publishers, Rockport, MA
1996 The Northlight Guide to Materials and Techniques
Phil Metzger; North Light Publishers, Cincinnati, OH
1995-96 Who’s Who in American Art, 21st Edition, 1995-96,
R.R. Bowker; Reed Reference Publishing, New Providence, NJ
1995 Painting from Photographs
Diana Constance; Harper Collins Publishers, London
1994 Introduction to Pastel
Michael Wright/Royal Academy of Art; Dorling Kindersley Adult, London
1994 How to Paint and Draw
Hazel Harrison; Anness Publishing Limited, London
1993 – 1994 Who’s Who in American Art, 20th Edition, 1993-94
R.R. Bowker; Reed Reference Publishing, New Providence, NJ
1993 Pastels Masterclass
Judy Martin; HarperCollins Publishers, London
1993 Enliven Your Paintings With Light
Phil Metzger;  North Light Books, Cincinnati, OH
1993 Dramatize Your Paintings With Tonal Values
Carole Katchen; North Light Books, Cincinnati, OH
1992 Encyclopedia of Pastel Techniques
Judy Martin; North Light Books, Cincinnati,OH / Quarto Publishing, London
1990 Creative Painting with Pastel
Carole Katchen; North Light Books, Cincinnati,OH
1989 Drawing with Colour
Judy Martin; Quarto Publishing, London / North Light Books,Cincinnati, OH
1988 Light: How To See It, How to Paint It
Lucy Willis: Quarto Publishing, London / North Light Books,Cincinnati, OH
Selected Periodicals
May 2017 “The Moment In-Between”
By Robert K. Carsten, THE ARTISTS MAGAZINE
August 2015 Why Subject Matter Matters
By Robert K. Carsten, THE ARTISTS MAGAZINE
April 2015 Familiar
By Sally Strand, ARTISTS ON ART
June 2014 Today’s Masters, A Bouquet for Spring
By Matthias Anderson, FINE ART CONNOISSEUR
May 2014 Competition Spotlight, Sally Strand
By McKenzie Graham, THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE
April 2014 Standing Out In The Crowd
By Anne Hevener, THE PASTEL JOURNAL
Feb 2014 Excite With White, All is Illuminated, Sally Strand
By Anne Hevener, THE PASTEL JOURNAL
June 2013 Moments éphémères
Autour d’un lit défait

PRACTIQUE DES ARTS,
Le Hors Série PDA Spécial Pastel No. 33
Nov 2012 Sally Strand, Competition Spotlight
edited by Emily Dido, THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE
Oct 2012 The Best Advice I Ever Got
by Jessica Canterbury, THE PASTEL JOURNAL
April 2012 Six Top Pastel Painters Share Materials and Techniques
Sally Strand: Build Pastel Paintings Stroke by Stroke
AMERICAN ARTIST MAGAZINE: The Complete Painter’s Handbook
June 2010 Pastellistes du Monde
PRACTIQUE Des ARTS
Feb 2010 Sally Strand: Build Pastel Paintings Stroke by Stroke
by Linda S. Price; AMERICAN ARTIST MAGAZINE
Dec 2009 A New Day…A New Vision
by Deborah Secor; THE PASTEL JOURNAL
Feb 2008 Prized Pastels: The Pastel Society of America Welcomes
Another Artist into Its Hall of Fame

by Robert K. Carsten; THE PASTEL JOURNAL
Dec 2007 8 Wonders of the Pastel World
Commentary by Sally Strand; THE PASTEL JOURNAL
July 2006 In Plain Sight
Gussie Fauntleroy; SOUTHWEST ART MAGAZINE
Sept 2004 Artist Captures the Magical Interaction of Light, Color
Susan Viebrock; TELLURIDE DAILY PLANET
Sept 2004 Translating the Everyday Into Exquisite Works of Art
Lauren Kane; THE TELLURIDE WATCH
Mar/April 2003 Sally Strand
Maggie Price; THE PASTEL JOURNAL
May 2001 Sally Strand
Maggie Price; THE PASTEL JOURNAL
April 2001 The Art of Pastel
Albert Handell; SOUTHWEST ART MAGAZINE
Aug 1999 Symbolic Gestures
Georgina Keenan; AMERICAN ARTIST MAGAZINE
June 1991 Unlock the Potential of Pastel
Carole Katchen; THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE
Sept 1990 Review
Martin Parsons; ARTSPEAK
Jan 1990 Review
ART-TALK
June 1989 Sally Strand
Jacqueline Pontello; SOUTHWEST ART MAGAZINE
Mar 1989 Review
THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE
Dec 1987 Artists Worth Watching: Sally Strand
ART-TALK
Sept 1987 Ordinary People, Great Paintings: Sally Strand
Carole Katchen; THE ARTIST’S MAGAZINE