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EDUCATION
1990    MFA in Painting, Indiana University
1981    BFA in Painting, Boston University

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2016    GWatson Gallery, Stonington, ME
2016    Clipped, Ripped and Reassembled: New Works in Paper Collage, Suraci Gallery, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2004, 99    Mahady Contemporary Gallery, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2001    Mercer Gallery, Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY
2000    Kilburn Gallery, Kings College, Wilkes Barre, PA
1996    Suraci Gallery, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
1995    Shenandoah Valley Art Center Gallery (VMFA affiliate), Waynesboro, VA
1994    Roxx Limited Gallery, Baltimore, MD
1990    Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, IN

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2016, 15    Cronin and Murphy Fine Art, Lincolnville, ME
2014-present    Black Falcon Art, Thomaston, ME
2010-present    Office of the Provost, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2009-present    Faculty Biennial, Mahady Gallery, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2004-present    GWatson Gallery, Stonington, ME
2014    F. Lammot Belin 50th Anniversary Award Winners Exhibition, Skylake Gallery, Fleetville, PA
2013    Hunger for Art, Our Thomaston Gallery, Thomaston, ME
2012    Working Life of the Georges: Chronicles of a River Community Past and Present, Black Falcon Gallery, Thomaston, ME
2012    Barry Gealt, Colleagues and Friends, GWatson Gallery, Stonington, ME
2009    Consider the Lobster, gWatson Gallery, Stonington, ME
2007    SACI Gallery, Florence, Italy
2007    Ruschman Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
2005    Collegial Painters, Chocolate Church Gallery, Bath, ME
2004, 03    The Figure Revealed, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME & the University of Southern Maine, Lewiston-Auburn Campus, Lewiston, ME
2000    Artists as Visionaries: Northeast Regional Art 2000, (Gold Merit), Keystone College, La Plume, PA
1999    Women Artists of Northeast PA, Diverse Works Gallery, Scranton, PA
1998    NY International Independent Film & Video Festival, Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
1998    Art x 12, Everhart Museum, Scranton, PA
1997    The Teaching Artist, Everhart Museum, Scranton, PA
1996    Animal, Mineral, Vegetable: A Painting Invitational, The Art Gallery University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
1996    Strength in Diversity, Takasaki Art Center College, Takasaki, Japan
1994    Deposit Guaranty Salon International, Jackson, MS

ARTIST GRANTS & AWARDS
1998    F. Lammot Belin Arts Scholarship, Waverly, PA
1990    The Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
1987    Recruitment Fellowship, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

TEACHING & PROFESSIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES
1990-Present    Associate Professor, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
Co-Chair Department of Visual Arts, 2016-19 term; Director, Graduate Painting
Achieved Tenure, 1997
1990, 89, 88    Associate Instructor, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN & Indiana University Summer Program in Florence, Italy

VISITING ARTIST PRESENTATIONS
2016    Department of Visual Arts, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2011    Artists and Authors Among Us Lecture Series, Thomaston Public Library, Thomaston, ME
2003, 94    Graduate Painting Program, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
2001    Monroe Community College, Rochester, NY
2001, 98, 96    University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
2000    Art Education Program, Long Island University, C.W. Post Campus, NY
1996    Bowdoin College, Brunswick, ME
1995    Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
2001-present    Co-Director,  Fresh Perspectives-New Solutions: Visiting Environmental Artist Series, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2006-present    Co-Project Manager, Mary’s Garden, land design project, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2013, 12    Co-Host, Co-Manager, Hunger for Art, community art show and benefit for the St. Bernard Soup Kitchen; Working Life of the Georges:  Chronicles of a River Community Past and Present, community art show and benefit for the Georges River Land Trust, Our Thomaston Gallery, Thomaston, ME
2011    Illustrated talk, “Art Work in Progress: Mary’s Garden at Marywood University”, American Society of Landscape Architects, PA-DA Chapter, Skytop, PA
2011, 10, 09    Community workshop, Logging Nature, Waverly Community House, Waverly, PA
2010    Exhibition Co-Director:  Patricia Johanson at Marywood:  The Mary’s Garden Project in Context, May 6-June 6, The Maslow Study Gallery for Contemporary Art, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2010    Illustrated talk, “II.  Common Ground:  Patricia Johanson’s Marywood University Land Remediation”, National Association of Abandoned Mine Land Programs, 32nd Annual Conference, Scranton, PA
2010    Illustrated talk, “Patricia Johanson’s Marywood Land Remediation,” and poster presentation, “Mary’s Garden at Marywood University”, DCNR Sustainable Landscapes Conference, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2005-10    Grant awards in support of environmental art/land remediation project on Marywood University campus, Scranton, PA: Mary’s Garden, designed by environmental artist Patricia Johanson. (Funding jointly applied for with Co-Project Manager and colleague, Dr. Linda Dugan Partridge); Overlook Foundation Grant; MPAC Grant, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2009    Poster presentation, “From Ivory Tower to Field”, The Institute for Public Planning and Environmental Development Conference, Marywood University, Scranton, PA
2005-09    Grant awards in support of co-directed, co-hosted speaker series with colleague, Dr. Linda Dugan Partridge for, Fresh Perspectives-New Solutions: Environmental Visiting Artist Lecture Series, at Marywood University, Scranton, PA: Marywood University Cultural Affairs Grant; Marywood University start-up funding; Willary Foundation Grant.
2008    Poster presentation, College Art Association Conference, NY, NY; Green Piece featured among select innovative college courses nationally.
2008    Co-Presenter: “Fully Engaged: Art, Science and Environmental Solutions”, Alternative Energy Fair, Kempton, PA
2002, 96    Juror, Wyoming Valley Art League Awards, Wilkes Barre, PA
1999    Co-Presenter: “Teaching Green Piece: Art and Nature in America”, Art Culture Nature, International Conference, Seattle, WA
1998, 93    Juror, Scholastic Art Awards, Scranton, PA; Wilkes Barre, PA
1997, 96    Exhibition Director:  ARTwild, Regional Juried Art Show, Contemporary Gallery, Marywood University, Scranton, PA

PUBLICATIONS
Patricia Johanson at Marywood: The Mary’s Garden Project in Context,
co-authored catalogue (Parsons, Partridge), 2010.
Daniel Smith Reference Catalogue, 2007-2008, p.39.
Architectural Digest, Volume 58, Number 6, June 2001, pp. 218-219.

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Sheldon Swope Art Museum, Terre Haute, IN
Greater Lafayette Museum of Art, Lafayette, IN
Marywood University, Scranton, PA