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SYLVIA HORWITZ, Artist/Photographer

EDUCATION:
Jewish Artists Laboratory, Sabes Jewish Community Center, 2012-2017.
Consultation/art critique with photographer/educator, Linda Gammell, 2006-present.
Women's Art Registry of MN, mentor program with Cheryl Walsh-Bellville, 2000-2002.
Minneapolis Community/Tech. College, photography, 1992/93, advanced, 1998, 2002.
Institute for MN Archaeology, photography internship with Clark A Dobbs Ph.D., 1995-1996.
Master of Social Work, U of M, school internship involving art therapy, 1975-1978.
Bachelor of Arts, U of M, including art history and drawing courses, 1975.

EMPLOYMENT:
Robbinsdale Area Schools #281, Reserve Teacher and Social Worker 2003-2009.
Robbinsdale #281, Social Worker, Spec. Ed., counseling included art therapy; received youth
fellowship grants (1994, 1995) to facilitate social skill through basic photography, 1978-1996.
Photographer on archeological digs in Israel (volunteer), University of Tel Aviv, 1997;
Universities of Minnesota and Michigan, (Lebanon-Israel border), 2000.

GRANTS:
MN State Arts Board, Artists' Initiatives, 2010.
Howard B. Brin Arts Endowment, 2007.
RIMON: Minnesota Jewish Arts Council, 2008.

EXHIBITIONS (SOLO AND 2-PERSON):
Robbin Gallery, "Land. Water. Life" (2-person), Robbinsdale, MN, 2017.
Robbin Gallery, "Sand & Stone", (2-person), Robbinsdale, MN, 2015.
Boynton Health, "Standing Stones: Ancient Ritual Sites" (2-person) Mpls, MN, 2013.
St. Paul Academy, "Desaparedicos: Mothers of the Disappeared", St Paul, MN, 2013.
William Mitchell College of Law, "Desaparedicos", St Paul, MN, 2013.
Pendarvis Historic Site Museum, "Standing Stones" (2-person) Mineral Point, WI, 2012.
Holocaust Museum of SW FL, "Desaparecidos: Argentina's Disappeared", Naples, FL, 2012.
Basilica of St Mary Gallery, "Mothers of the Plaza", Minneapolis, MN, January 2011.
Tychman-Shapiro Gallery, Sabes JCC, "Desaparecidos", St. Louis Park, MN, 2009.
Frank Stone Gallery, "MetroTANGO, B.A.", Minneapolis, MN, 2006.
Jewish Community Center, "Reflections on Reality: Tel Aviv", St. Paul, MN, 2001.
Bekurai Ha'erteem Cultural Center, "People in Place", Tel Aviv, Israel, 1999.
Assoc. of Americans/Canadians in Israel (AACI), "Messages", Tel Aviv, Israel, 1998.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITS:
Tychman-Shapiro Gallery, Sabes JCC, Artists' Lab, St. Louis Park, MN, annual 2013-2016.
Hopkins Center for the Arts, Members Spotlight Show, Hopkins, MN, 2010.
Hopkins Center for the Arts, Inc., "Velocity: The Art of Motion", Hopkins, MN, 2008.
WPVA 15th Anniversary Exhibit, "Women's Work", Phipps Center for Arts, Hudson WI, 2007.
Hopkins Center for the Arts, Inc. "Three Photographers On-site", Hopkins, MN, 2006.
National Art Competition, Northern Arts Council, Rhinelander, WI, awards: 2002, 2003, 2004.
Minnesota State Fair, Fine Arts Exhibit, St. Paul, MN, 2002, 2003, 2006, 2008, 2011, 2014, 2016.
MCP, "Promised Lands" Exhibition (From Jerusalem) and Artist's Talk, Minneapolis, MN, 2002.
WARM 23rd Annual Juried Exhibit, "Imaging Peace and Freedom", CVA, St. Paul, MN, 2002.
Grand Marais Art Colony Members' Art Show, Grand Marais, MN, annual 2004-2016.
Schroeder Historical Society, "Interpretations of North Shore", Schroeder, MN, 2004-2006.
Hopkins Center for the Arts, Juried and Members', Hopkins, MN. awards: 2004, 2005, 2006.
Minnesota Center for Photography PhotoBravo, PhotoLotto selection, Mpls, MN, 2003, 2006.
WARM All-Member Exhibition "Inspired by a Woman", Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN, 2003.
WARM Mentor/Protégée Exhibit, "Wonder Women Tackle Art", diStilo Gallery, Mpls, MN, 2002.
WPVA 10th Anniversary Exhibit, "In the Abstract", Hopkins Center for Arts, Hopkins, MN, 2002.
Minnesota Center for Photography, Member Spotlight Series, Minneapolis, MN, 2002.

PUBLICATIONS:
Standing Stones: Ancient Ritual Sites in West Britain, catalog, Awen Press, Mpls, MN, 2012.
Desaparecidos: A Tribute to Argentina's Disappeared, catalog, BookMobile, Mpls, MN, 2009.
A Special Way, children's book on grief when a parent dies, BookMobile, Mpls, MN, 2007.
The Scientific Study of Mummies, Pompeii ash human forms, by Alfred Aufterheide, MD,
Cambridge University Press, UK, 2001.
MN Institute for Archaeology, photography internship, developed field guide, 1995-96.
The North Stone Review, no.12, Cover and feature photographs, Minneapolis, MN, 1995.

ORGANIZATIONS:
Grand Marais Art Colony, Board of Directors, Grand Marais, MN (past member).
Women Photographers and Visual Artists (WPVA), Minneapolis, MN.
Women's Art Registry of Minnesota (WARM), St, Paul, MN (past member).


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