SAMANTHA KENNEDY

Samanthak8996@gmail.com

https://www.samkennedyart.com/

 

EDUCATION

May 2017 University of Missouri- St. Louis – Missouri. Bachelor of Fine Arts with an emphasis in printmaking and a minor in art history. 3.983 GPA

Pierre Laclede Honors College – University of Missouri- St. Louis. Pierre Laclede Honors College Certificate.

May 2015 St. Louis Community College- Florissant Valley – Florissant, Missouri. Associates of Fine Arts. 4.0 GPA.

 

HONORS AND AWARDS

March 2017 Ferring Art and Art History Travel Award. University of Missouri- St. Louis. Trip to New York City with six fellow undergraduates to visit museums, workshops, and artist’s studios.

April 2016 Undergraduate Research Funds. University of Missouri- St. Louis. Partial funds for travel and tuition to attend Frogman’s Print Workshop in July 2016.

August 2015- May 2017 Honors College Dean’s List. University of Missouri- St. Louis- Pierre Laclede Honors College.

August 2015- May 2017 Chancellor's Transfer Scholarship. University of Missouri- St. Louis.   

August 2015- May 2017 Honors College Merit Scholarship. University of Missouri- St. Louis- Pierre Laclede Honors College.

August 2013- May 2015 Dean’s List. St. Louis Community College- Florissant Valley.

 

EXHIBITIONS

November 2017-December 2017 Art St. Louis XXXIII, The Exhibition. Art St. Louis, St. Louis, MO.  Exhibited The Cherry on Top.

August 2017 Big St. Louis Print Show. Partisan Gallery, St. Louis, MO. Exhibited pieces 6364, KOOL, and The Cherry on Top.

July 2017 Dispatch. RNG Gallery, Council Bluffs, Iowa. Exhibited mixed media textile piece, Reaching, created while under the instruction of Hannah March and Blake Sanders at Frogman’s Printmaking Workshop 2017.

May 2017 The FAB Bunch: Here’s the story... Gallery FAB - University of Missouri- St. Louis., St. Louis, MO. Exhibited House series which includes the mixed media, printmaking, and sculpture pieces House I, 6364, Attic, The Jones’, Fischer-Price Suite, F.U.C.K., Kitchen II, ROOM, KOOL, Living Room II, and Tampon I-III.

April 2017 The FAB 9’s Big Day Out! Sculptureworks, Ferguson, MO. Exhibited House series which includes House I, 6364, Attic, The Jones’, Fischer-Price Suite, F.U.C.K., Kitchen II, ROOM, KOOL, Living Room II, and Tampon I-III.

March 2017 It Figures. Gallery Visio - University of Missouri- St. Louis., St. Louis, MO. Exhibited prints ROOM and Bathroom.

February 2017 Evil Prints Showcase. Mad Art Gallery, St. Louis, MO. Exhibited ten pieces created while a Press Assistant at Tom Huck’s Evil Prints. Installed over 80 pieces of work from 14 artists associated with Evil Prints.

April 2016 Celebrating the Arts. Pierre Laclede Honors College, St. Louis, MO. Exhibited mixed media pieces House, Bedroom I, Kitchen I, and Kitchen II.

July 2015 Art, Mimosas, and Pancakes. Mad Art Gallery, St. Louis, MO. Exhibited        mixed media pieces House, Bedroom I, Kitchen I, and Kitchen II.

April 2015 End of the Year Student Exhibition. Florissant Valley Community College Contemporary Art Gallery, Florissant, MO. Exhibited mixed media piece Kitchen II.

April 2014 End of the Year Student Exhibition. Florissant Valley Community College Contemporary Art Gallery, Florissant, MO. Exhibited woodcut Untitled.

 

INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE

November 2013- Present Press Assistant/Crew Member, Tom Huck’s Evil Prints, St. Louis, MO.