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ERICA HARNEY    
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ERICA HARNEY, CV
b. 1984 New York, USA

EDUCATION
2010       MFA, Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA
2006       BFA Magna Cum Laude with Divisional Honors, Alfred University: Alfred, NY
               Minor: Art History with Divisional Honors
2005       Santa Reparata International School of Art: Florence, Italy

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS        
2016        
Home For the Summer. Uncommon Grounds: Saratoga Springs, NY (upcoming)
           Mostly True Stories. The Grand Opera House: Wilmington, DE
2015        Private exhibition at the home of Reba Kline: Philadelphia, PA
           You Are A Story You Tell Yourself: Recent Works by Erica Harney. Cecil College: Elkton, MD
           Pennsylvania Landscapes. Balance Gallery: Philadelphia, PA
2014        
Girl From the North Country. Northville Public Library: Northville, NY
           
A Matter of Perception. Red Raven Art Company: Lancaster, PA
           
Visiting Artist Exhibition. Michael C. Rockefeller Arts Center, SUNY Fredonia: Fredonia, NY
           
Grand Opening. Independent Rock: Philadelphia, PA
2013         
Erica Harney. Upstate Medical University Health Sciences Library: Syracuse, NY
2011         
Here Comes the Sun. Greenpoint Gallery: Brooklyn, NY
2010         
Increased Security. Morrison Gallery, Penn State Harrisburg: Middletown, PA
2010         
Disquiet. Zoller Gallery, Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA
2008         
Erica Harney: New American Painter. Estate Yard Gallery: Castlecomer, Co. Kilkenny, Ireland
2007         
Erica Harney: Debut. VARGA Gallery: Woodstock, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Two-Person
2014       Impressions and Adornment: Erica Harney and StaC Peterson. The Palette & the Page: Elkton, MD
2006       
Erica Harney and Ada Van Hecke. Harder Hall, Alfred University: Alfred, NY
Group
2016        Climate Disrupted. Firth and Wilson Transport Cycles. Philadelphia, PA              
           Spring 2016 Affordable Art Show. Independent Rock School. Philadelphia, PA
           
L'autotritratto: The Original Selfie. The Biddle Building. Philadelphia, PA
           
Very Different Animals. Park Towne Place. Philadelphia, PA
2015        
December 2015 Affordable Art Show. Independent Rock School. Philadelphia, PA
           
So Varied: Erica Harney, Chuck Mahley and Michael Yoder. The Makery. State College, PA
           
Spring 2015 Affordable Art Show. Independent Rock School. Philadelphia, PA
            
I Live Here Now. Cohen Gallery @ GoggleWorks. Reading, PA
           Childhood in Decline. Blank Canvas Gallery: New Hope, PA
2014        
December Group Exhibition. Red Raven Art Company: Lancaster, PA
           
Autumn Invitational. Off the Wall Gallery @ Dirty Frank’s: Philadelphia, PA    
2013        
Coupling. Off the Wall Gallery @ Dirty Frank’s: Philadelphia, PA
           
Faculty Collections. HUB-Robeson Gallery, Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA
           
A Show of Hands. Marion Gallery, SUNY Fredonia: Fredonia, NY
           
Under the Rug: A Look at Institutional Dishonesty. Chapman Gallery, Iona College: New Rochelle, NY
2012        
Apocalypse. BAU Gallery: Beacon, NY
           
ArtNude. James Oliver Gallery: Philadelphia, PA
           
America! University of Michigan Detroit Center/Work*Detroit: Detroit, MI
           
Animal Show. Pterodactyl Gallery: Philadelphia, PA
2011        
Double Vision: A Collaborative Experience. Chapman Gallery, Iona College: New Rochelle, NY
           
Arttrazioni. Palazzo Rinaldi Artists’ Residence: Noepoli, Italy
           
Salon Show. The Greenpoint Gallery: Brooklyn, NY
2010        
October and November Group Exhibitions. Gray Wall Gallery: Salt Lake City, UT         
           
Faculty Exhibition. Zoller Gallery, Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA
           
Art at the X. Xavier University Art Gallery:  Cincinnati, OH
           
Unbound. Coleman Burke Gallery: New York, NY
           
First Growth: Exhibition to Benefit First Street Green. 33 East 1st Street: New York, NY
           
OH+5 2010: An Ohio Border Biennial. Dairy Barn Arts Center: Athens, OH.
2009        
NURTUREart 2009 Benefit. Claire Oliver Gallery: New York, NY
           
When Push Comes to Shove. Zoller Gallery, Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA
           
Artobahn. Freight Street Gallery: Waterbury, CT.  
           
Prequel. Sara Meltzer Gallery: New York, NY
           
Diverse Paths: Mid-Atlantic MFA Graduate Student Work. Crane Arts Center, Philadelphia, PA
           
Stone Canoe. Delavan Art Gallery: Syracuse, NY
           
Too Much Love… Edwin W. Zoller Gallery,  Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA
2008        
NURTUREart 2008 Benefit. James Cohan Gallery: New York, NY
           
Small Works Exhibition. Mamaroneck Artists’ Guild: Larchmont, NY        
           
Trees and Arches on Chapel. White Space Gallery: New Haven, CT
2006        
Anything You Can Do I Can Do Better. Kathleen Cullen Fine Art Gallery: New York, NY.

ART FAIRS AND AUCTIONS
2016        The Charity Project. Dane Decor: Philadelphia, PA
            
Fulton Follies. Fulton Theatre: Lancaster, PA
            
InLiquid Benefit v.16. Crane Arts Center, Ice Box Project Space: Philadelphia, PA
2015         Falling Leaves Festival. Cecil College. Elkton, MD
            
InLiquid Benefit v.15 Crane Arts Center, Ice Box Project Space: Philadelphia, PA
2014         
InLiquid Benefit v.14 Crane Arts Center, Ice Box Project Space: Philadelphia, PA
2013         SELECT Fair. Represented by JAG Modern, Philadelphia, PA: Miami, FL
2011         Sunday’s Auction House: New York, NY

SELECTED ADDITIONAL VENUES
2016        Creative Pursuits Studios: Lancaster, PA
            Philly Home Buyers Open House and Artist Showcase: 537 Snyder Ave, Philadelphia, PA
2015         WellNest Studios: Latham, NY
            Home With Alexis (home styling and staging): Philadelphia, PA
2013-15    Beacon Art Shortwave Gallery: Stone Harbor, NJ
2014         Dhyana Yoga: Philadelphia, PA
2013-14    JAG Modern: Philadelphia, PA
2013-14    Penn State Hershey Medical Center: Hershey, PA
2012         Balance Gallery: Philadelphia, PA
            
Clouds. Collaboration with musician Slaveiko Savov. Pasquerilla Spiritual Center at Pennsylvania State
            University: University Park, PA
2011         
Gliere's Suite for Double Bass and Viola. Performance with D. John Lemke and Jake Sustaita. Pennsylvania
            State University: University Park, PA; St. Paul's Methodist Church: State College, PA

SELECTED HONORS/AWARDS/GRANTS
2016         Blick Art Supplies Microgrant
2013         
Coupling. Off the Wall Gallery @ Dirty Frank's: Philadelphia, PA
                      
Winner: Most Original Conceptual Approach
2011         Christos N. Apostle Charitable Trust Grant
2010         Pennsylvania State University Travel Opportunity Grant
2009         Dedalus Foundation Grant Nominee
2008          Pennsylvania State University College of Art & Architecture Research Opportunity Grant
             Pennsylvania State University School of Visual Arts Research Opportunity Grant
             Pennsylvania State University School of Visual Arts Graduate Assistantship
             Graham Endowed Fellowship
             Pennsylvania State University Fund for Excellence in Graduate Recruitment
2006         Daniel Joseph Murphy II Memorial Award for Creativity
             Alfred University Student Innovation Award
             Alfred University Marlin Miller Outstanding Senior Award Finalist

RESIDENCIES
2014          Artscape Gibraltar Point: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2011          Weir Farm National Historic Site: Wilton, CT
              Palazzo Rinaldi Artists’ Residency: Noepoli, Basilicata, Italy
2008          Vermont Studio Center: Johnson, VT Partial Fellowship Recipient
2006          Vermont Studio Center: Johnson, VT Partial Fellowship Recipient

CORPORATE COMMISSIONS
Dental Office of Lewis R. Morrison: Halfmoon, NY
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Albany Damien Center: Albany, NY
Brooklyn Art Library: Brooklyn, NY
Maria Fareri Medical Home for Children at the Westchester Medical Center: Valhalla, NY
Palazzo Rinaldi Artists’ Residence: Noepoli, Italy
Pennsylvania State University: Altoona, PA
Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA
Southwestern Vermont Medical Center:  Bennington, VT
Weir Farm National Historic Site: Wilton, CT

MEMBERSHIPS / AFFILIATIONS
2016-Present    Nobody's Gallery Artist Collective
2015-Present    InLiquid. Philadelphia, PA
2013-Present    Penn State School of Visual Art Alumni Board. University Park, PA
                          
Secretary, Reunion Exhibition Coordinator

SELECTED LECTURES AND TALKS
2016         Very Different Animals-Artist Talk. Park Towne Place: Philadelphia, PA   
2014         
Visiting Artist Lecture. SUNY Fredonia. New York State Summer School of the Arts: Fredonia, NY
2013         
Visual Aids: Art for the Open Mind and Open Eye. Hershey Medical Center: Hershey, PA
2012         Devon Senior Living: Devon, PA
2011         
Weir Farm Artist-in-Residence Lecture. Wilton Library: Wilton, CT
2010         
Artist Talk. Penn State Harrisburg. Morrison Gallery: Middletown, PA
            Artist Talk. Coleman Burke Gallery: New York, NY
2008, 2006
Artist-in-Residence Lecture. Vermont Studio Center: Johnson, VT

SELECTED CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2016          L'autoritratto: The Original Selfie. Sponsored by InLIquid. The Biddle Building: Philadelphia, PA
2015-Present Independent Rock School. Philadelphia, PA
Curator
2015         So.VAried: Penn State School of Visual Arts Reunion Exhibition. Curator
2014         W.Here We Are: Penn State School of Visual Arts Reunion Exhibition. Zoller Gallery,
                     Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA.
Juror/Curator
2013          Under the Rug: A Look at Institutional Dishonesty. Chapman Gallery, Iona College. New Rochelle, NY
2005          
What Drives Me. Women’s Leadership Center at Alfred University: Alfred, NY

BIBLIOGRAPHY/ PUBLICATIONS
2016          Up the Staircase Quarterly, Issue 33: Spring 2016
              
KA Confidential: The in-flight magazine of KaiserAir. Issue 2: Spring 2016
              
KA Confidential: The in-flight magazine of KaiserAir. Issue 1: Winter 2015-2016
2015          
TriQuarterly. Northwestern University Press. Illustration for poem by Keetje Kuipers
              
Southern Humanities Review. Vol. 48 no.3 (cover)
              
Library as Incubator Project. "Featuring: Erica Harney" 2015.1.22
     
2014          Hitchcock, Greg, "Northville Library showcases painter's art work," Gloversville Leader Herald. 2014.11.26
              McBride, Dara. "Travels, scenic painting inspire artist's own works,"
The Cecil Whig. 2014.10.07                          
              "Escape from the Lab,"  Popular Mechanics. v.191. no 4. Photo, p 72-3.
2013          
Tirage Monthly, Issue 3. www.tiragemonthly.com
2010          
Instructor forced to start fresh after art theft. The Daily Collegian. 2010.8.2
2009          Studio Visit Magazine, v8.  Open Studios Press.
              
ALT Magazine, issue 1. Penn State University Press
              Darcy Bhandari, Heather. Prequel. Exhibition catalog.
              Kalliope Literary Magazine, 2009 ed. Penn State University Press.
             Stone Canoe Journal, Issue #3 January 2009. Syracuse University Press.
             "American Artist in the Estate Yard,"  Kilkenny People. January 2 2009. County Kilkenny, Ireland.
2008         
Artscope Magazine, September/October 2008

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Selected Scenic and Mural Work
2013-Present  Scenic Charge. Fulton Theatre: Lancaster, PA
2012-Present  Freelance Scenic Painter.
Including but not limited to: Opera Philadelphia, Opera Delaware (Wilmington),
                   DARPA Robotics Challenge (Philadelphia/Mami), NYC Wine and Food Festival: Ronzoni Pasta (Lancaster
                   PA/NYC), Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts, Pig Iron Theatre (Philadelphia)
2014               Event murals for Cozen O'Connor law firm: Philadelphia, PA
2012               
Imagining Frankford. City of Philadelphia Mural Arts Program: Philadelphia, PA Apprentice.
                   
City of Philadelphia Mural Training Program: Philadelphia, PA
2011               
Impressions: collaboration with choreographer KT Huckabee.  Misciagna Family Center at Penn State
                   Altoona: Altoona, PA

TEACHING
2016                Hershey Medical Center: Hershey, PA Painting Workshops for Medical Students (May)
2015                Cecil College: Elkton and North East MD campuses.
Watercolor Workshops (September-October)
                     New Canaan Library: New Canaan, CT.
Drawing Workshop/Lecture (July and September)               
2010-11           Pennsylvania State University: University Park, PA.
Visiting Instructor
2008-10           Pennsylvania State University: University Park. PA. Graduate Lecturer
2008                Shenendehowa Community Education Program: Clifton Park, NY. Instructor
2005- 07          New York State Summer School of the Arts/Visual Art: Brockport, NY Teaching Assistant  

OTHER
2015                Cover art for Smoking Cigarettes, Eating Glass: A Psychologist’s Memoir. Annita Perez Sawyer.
                     Published by the Santa Fe Writers' Project