Solo Shows

2018 Wild Affinities: Glass Meets Stone in Sculpture, Artists & Makers, Rockville, MD

2013 Clean Plate Club, Volt Restaurant, Frederick, MD

2013 Concrete, Glass and Color, Crossroads Gallery, Goodwin House, Falls Church, VA

2011 Bringing Portraits to Life, River Road Unitarian Universalist Congregation, Bethesda, MD

2010 Imagine a Garden, outdoor sculpture show, Artique Underground Gallery and Volt Restaurant, Frederick, MD

 

Selected Juried Exhibitions

2018 Bright and Bold, Serendipity Labs, Bethesda, MD

2017 Mosaic: One Piece at a Time, Glen Echo Park

2017 Nine Summer Sensations, Watergate Gallery, Washington, DC

2017 Elements of Surprise, Phoenix Gallery, NYC

2017 Sculpture Now 2017, Washington Sculpture Group, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA; Nancy Sausser, juror

2016 Believing is Seeing, WCADC juried show, Artists & Makers Galleries, Rockville, MD; Rebecca Cross, juror

2015 Chains to Wings, Athenaeum, Alexandria, VA

2015 Animals, Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth, DE

2013 Bound, National Women’s Caucus for Art Exhibition, Juror: Cora Rosevear, Curator Painting & Sculpture, MOMA, catalog,             Phoenix Gallery, NYC

2013 Women’s Caucus for Art, Glenview Manor, Rockville, MD

2012 RE/Using our RE/sources, Sandy Spring Museum, Sandy Spring, MD 

2012 Young at Art, Durant Arts Center, Alexandria, VA

2011 Exploring New Dimensions, Stephanie Ann Roper Art Gallery, Frostburg, MD 

2011 Exploring New Dimensions, Delaplaine Visual Arts and Education Center, Frederick, MD

2010 From a Woman’s Perspective, Pepco’s Edison Place Gallery, Washington, DC

2010 Searching for Meaning, Blanche Ames Gallery, Frederick, MD

2010 Bucks County Fine Art Gallery, New Hope, PA

2005 Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth, DE

 

Selected Invitational Exhibitions 

2018 TAG Unboxed, 17th Annual Box Show, The Artists Gallery, Frederick, MD

2017 Mosaics: One Piece at a Time

2017 TAG Squared,16th Annual Box Show, The Artists Gallery, Frederick, MD

2016 Summer Exhibition, Melvin Johnson Sculpture Garden, Chautauqua, NY

2016 Blue Moon, 505 North Gallery, Frederick, MD

2014 Ancient Materials, Modern Aesthetic, Stone Tower Gallery, Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD

2014 24+24: 7th Annual Invitational Show, Waverly Street Gallery, Bethesda, MD

2013 36th Tree Show, Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC

2012 Messages from Outsiderdom: Visionary Artists Reveal their Untamed Realities, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery,                         Washington, DC

2012 Holiday Show, Artique Underground Gallery,  Frederick, MD

2012 Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC 

2012 Angel Eyes Gallery, Rehoboth, Delaware (also 2006-2011)

2012 St Albans Vendor Showcase, Washington, DC (also 2011-2006)

2011 Holiday Show, Artique Underground Gallery, Frederick, MD

2011 Visiting Artists’ Exhibition, Maverick Mosaics Gallery, Vienna, VA

2011 Animal Adventures, Maverick Mosaics Gallery; Vienna, VA

2011 St Albans Vendor Showcase, Washington, DC

2010 Trees of Life, Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC

2010 St Albans Vendor Showcase, Washington, DC (also 2011-2006)

2009 Reincarnations, Zenith Gallery @ 1111 PA Ave, Washington, DC

2008 Peace Now, Warehouse Gallery, Washington, DC

2006 Angel Eyes Gallery, Rehoboth, Delaware (also 2007-2012)

2006 St Albans Vendor Showcase, Washington, DC (also 2007-2012)

2003 Art Romp, Washington, DC

 

Selected Exhibitions

 

2018 March 150, Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA

2017 Artomatic, Park Potomac, Potomac, MD

2017 March 150, Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA

2017 Artists & Makers Member Show, A&M Galleries, Rockville, MD

2017 Artomatic, Crystal City, VA

2016 Cornucopia, Wohlfarth Gallery, Women’s Caucus for Art, DC Chapter Show, Brookland, Washington, DC

2016 Artomatic@Frederick

2016 Artists and Makers member show

2016 Boxology, The Artists’ Gallery, Frederick, MD

2016 March150, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA

2015 Artomatic, Hyattsville, MD

2015 Annual Labor Day Art Show, Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD (also 2009-2012, 2014)

2015 Mosaic Art Salon, Society of American Mosaic Artists, Philadelphia, PA

2015 March150, Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA

2015 Members’ Gallery, Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth, DE

2014 Artomatic Takes Flight, Ronald Reagan National Airport, Arlington, VA

2014 March150, Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA

2014 Artomatic@Frederick, Frederick, MD

2013 March150, Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA

2013 Unboxed, The Artists’ Gallery, Frederick, MD

2012 The Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth, Delaware (also 2005-2011)

2012 The Box Show, The Artists’ Gallery, Frederick, MD (also 2010,2011)

2012 Artomatic, Washington, DC (also 2009, 2008, 2006, 2004) 

2012 Annual Labor Day Art Show, Glen Echo Park, Glen Echo, MD (also 2009-2011)

2011 8x10, 100x100, Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY

2011 Artomatic@Frederick, Frederick, MD

2010 A Running Commentary, Friendship Heights Village Center, Chevy Chase, MD

2010 Small Works for Haiti, Chevy Chase Town Hall, Chevy Chase, MD

2008 Takoma Park Town Hall, Takoma Park, MD

2008 The Mansion at Strathmore, Bethesda, MD 

2007 The Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY

2006 The Sewall-Belmont House and Museum, Washington, DC

2006 Politics and Prose, Washington, DC

2005 The Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth, Delaware (also 2006-2012)

2004 Artomatic, Washington, DC (also 2006, 2008, 2009, 2012)

 

Selected Recognition

2012 Gallery Opening of the Week, Washington Post, Messages from Outsiderdom, Washington, DC

2012 Third prize, sculpture, 37th Annual Community Art Show, Women’s Club of Chevy Chase, Chevy Chase, MD 

2012 Honorable mention, mixed media, 37th Annual Community Art Show, Women’s Club of Chevy Chase, Chevy Chase, MD

2012 Honorable mention, miniatures, 37th Annual Community Art Show, Women’s Club of Chevy Chase, Chevy Chase, MD

2011 Selection for inclusion in the Zenith Foundation’s calendar to benefit The Capital Area Food Bank  

2009 Selection for inclusion in the Zenith Foundation’s calendar to benefit The Capital Area Food Bank

2009 Third prize, Blanche Ames Gallery juried show 

2005 Juror’s Award for Excellence, Rehoboth Art Show  

Community Art Projects

2016 Healing Hand, Artomatic@Frederick, Frederick, MD

2013 Glass Mosaic Tree Project, Artomatic@Frederick, Frederick, MD

2012 Art Dots, Artomatic-DC, Crystal City, VA

2012 Habitat for Humanity Restore Artist-In-Residence, Gaithersburg Day, Gaithersburg, MD 

2011 Art Dots, Artomatic@Frederick, followed by Community Sculpture Exhibits, 2011-present: C Burr Artz Library, Delaplaine               Visual Arts Education Center, Frederick Visitors Center, Urbana Library , Frederick, MD and Urbana, MD

2010 Habitat for Humanity Restore Artist-In-Residence, Earth Day, Frederick, MD

2009 Habitat for Humanity Restore Exhibitor, Frederick County Home Show, Frederick, MD

 

Selected Press

2018 Bannockburn Banner, Meet Artist Jane Pettit, Bethesda, MD

2017 Hagerstown Herald, Valley Craft Network Studio Tour

2017 Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, Nine Summer Sensations

2014 Tim Beam, Bannockburn Banner, Artist Profile, N2 Publications

2012 Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, Humorous Contemporary Art in ‘Messages From Outsiderdom’ Gallery Show

2012 Michael O’Sullivan, Washington Gallery Opening of the Week, Messages from Outsiderdom: Visionary Artists Reveal their             Untamed Realities

2012 72 Hours, Frederick News Post, Local Art Exhibits

2012 Lauren LaRocca, 72 Hours, Frederick News Post, Artomatic@Frederick

2011 Lauren LaRocca, Elegant Living Magazine, Jane Pettit, Artist in Residence

2011 Local Artist Exhibits, Middletown Gazette, Middletown, MD

2005 Laurie Savage, 72 Hours, Farm and Garden Calendar

 

Education

2016 Menagerie, Iron Studio Workshop, Penland School of Craft, Penland, NC

2016 Andamento, Lime Technique, conducted at my studio by Dagmar Friedrich, Spillimbergo, Italy

2014 Lime Technique, conducted at my studio by Dagmar Friedrich, Spillimbergo, Italy

2012 Scuola Mosaicisti del Friuli, Spilimbergo, Italy

2011 Koko Mosaico, Ravenna, Italy

2011 SAMA conference intensive workshops

2010 SAMA conference intensive workshops

2009 Concrete Summer Camp, Sherri Warner Hunter

2009 Illana Shafir, Spontaneous Mosaics workshop

2008 Institute of Mosaic Art, Sherri Warner Hunter

1974 MSW, University of Wisconsin

1972 BS, Family and Child Development, Kansas State University

 

Juror

2012 Tied, Dyed and Woven, Popcorn Gallery, Glen Echo Park

2009 Hispanic Youth Institute’s Art Competition, Washington, DC

 

Teaching

2017 Tweets Mosaic Workshop, Artists & Makers Fall Open Studios

2017 Healing Hand Workshop Artomatic@Frederick, Frederick, MD

2013 Glass Mosaics, Workshop Artomatic@Frederick

2012 Art Dots, Artomatic, Washington, DC

2013 Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, MD (also 2008-2012)

2013 Jane Pettit Studio, Myersville, MD (also 2007-2012)

2011 Faces Workshop Visiting Artist, Maverick Mosaics, Vienna, VA

2011 Empowering Girls, Cora Kelly Rec Center, Alexandria, VA

2011 Art Dots, Artomatic@ Frederick, Frederick, MD

 

Professional Affiliations

Glen Echo Park Partnership, Board of Directors, past

Girls Gotta Run Foundation, participating artist, past

Washington Sculptors Group

Smithsonian James Renwick Alliance

Women’s Caucus for Art, National and DC Chapters, Exhibition Chair

Society of American Mosaic Artists

Contemporary Mosaic Art

Rehoboth Art League

Resume

© 2018 by Jane Pettit