Resume

EDUCATION           

2002-2004 Glasgow School of Art: Master of Fine Arts

2003 Universität der Künste, Berlin (one semester)

2001 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture

1989-1991 University of Maine: Master of Science (Forest Biology)

1984-1985 Columbia University, Teachers College: Master of Arts

1982-1984 New York University: Bachelor of Arts (French)

 

EXHIBITIONS (Solo)

2017 (upcoming) University of Maine Museum, Bangor, Maine

2014 andrea sulzer: throughoutsideways, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine

2012 Verge, University of Southern Maine, Area Gallery, Portland, Maine

2012 oo o oooooo ooooo, Perimeter Gallery, Belfast, Maine

2011 Works on Paper, ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, Maine

2010 Turbulent Spaces, Simonshof Foundation, Gleisweiler, Germany

2010 New Drawings, Coleman Burke Gallery, New York, New York

2009 Light Weight, ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, Maine

2008 After Nature, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine

2007 Spillway, McCoy Gallery, Merrimack College, N. Andover, Massachusetts

2006 Free Hand, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine

2006 Serving Time, Maine State House, Augusta, Maine

2005 Worlds Apart: Drawings, ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, Maine

 

EXHIBITIONS (Selected two-person and group)

2017 (upcoming) That Third Thing, Speedwell Projects, Portland, Maine

2017 Andrea Sulzer/Meghan Brady, ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, Maine

2016 Skowhegan at Seventy, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine

2016 You Yes You, Able Baker Contemporary, Portland, Maine

2016 Abstract Naratives, Engine, Biddeford, Maine

2014 Second Nature, Curator Gallery, New York, New York

2013 Andrea Sulzer/Anna Hepler: New Work, ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, Maine

2011 The Question of Drawing, Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, Maine

2011 Emerging Dis/Order: Drawings by Amy Stacey Curtis, Alison Hildreth, and Andrea Sulzer, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine

2010 Marks, Traces & Imprints, Danforth Gallery, University of Maine, Augusta, Maine

2009 Andrea Sulzer, Meghan Brady, Joe Kievitt, ICON Contemporary Art

2009 Carving the Floors, Space, Portland, Maine

2008 Drawn to Detail, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts

2008 Drawn from Maine, Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York, New York

2008 Gangbusters, Plane Space, New York, New York

2008 Selections Spring 2008, The Drawing Center, New York, New York

2008 An Other World, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine

2007 Grayscale, Plane Space, New York, New York

2006 Skowhegan at 60, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine

2006 ArtFutures Scotland, Millenium Hotel, Glasgow, Scotland

2005 From Here to There, Sowaka Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

2004 BraveArt, Atrium Gallery, London, UK

2003 Contemporary Drawing, Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing and X’ian Academy of Art, X’ian, China

 

HONORS

2017  Maine Arts Commission: Project Grant

2016 Tides Institute and Museum of Art, Artist Residency

2010, 2011 Maine Arts Commission: Good Idea Grant Contemporary

2007 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant

2006 Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Grant

2005 Maine Arts Commission: Individual Artist Fellowship

2003 Glasgow School of Art: Horace W. Goldsmith Scholarship

2001 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture: Horace W. Goldsmith Scholarship

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017 University of Southern Maine: Instructor in Studio Art (Drawing focus)

2016 Tides Institute and Museum of Art: Artist in Residence

2015 Western Connecticut State University: Visiting Artist

2014/15 Maine College of Art: Studio Advisor (Graduate Program)

2014 University of Southern Maine: Artist in Residence with Anna Hepler

2012 University of Southern Maine: Visiting Artist

2009-2013 University of Maine at Augusta: Instructor in Studio Art

2007/08 Maine College of Art: Studio Advisor (Graduate Program)

1993-1998 Bowdoin College: Laboratory Instructor in Biology

1987-1990 University of Maine: Instructor in English as a Foreign Language

 

SELECTED PRESS

Throughoutsideways: Sulzer setting her own paper trail by Taryn Plumb, Artscope, July/ August, 2014

The space between things: Andrea Sulzer’s investigations into representation by Britta Konau, The Portland Phoenix, May 8, 2014

Art review: Andrea Sulzer at the Portland Museum of Art by Daniel Kany, Maine Sunday Telegram, May 11, 2014

Hepler and Sulzer together reveal the best in contemporary Maine Abstraction by Daniel Kany, Maine Sunday Telegram, June 9, 2013

Artists lay it on the line by Sebastian Smee, The Boston Globe, August 19, 2011

Wyeths, women at Bates illustrate the power of drawing by Daniel Kany, Maine Sunday Telegram, July 24, 2011

Gedanken und Gefühle sehen: Grosse Zeichnungen von Andrea Sulzer in der Stiftung Simonshof in Gleisweiler Rheinpfalz Kultur Regional September 9, 2010

Devil in the details: Andrea Sulzer’s “After Nature” is a must-see by Ian Paige, The Portland Phoenix, July 23, 2008

 

PUBLIC COMMISSIONS

2015 great blue, mural, Portland, Maine (commissioned by Portland Mural Initiative)

2008 Wall drawing for Medomak Valley Middle School, Maine (funded by Maine Arts Commission)

2011 Wall painting for Gorham Elementary School, Maine (with Megan Brady, Karen Gelardi, Joe Kievitt) (funded by Maine Arts Commission)

 

COLLECTIONS

Bates College Museum of Art

Bowdoin College Museum of Art

Colby College Museum of Art

Portland Museum of Art

Private Collections (Individual and Corporate)

 

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