Resume

Education:

  • The Corcoron School of Art, 1983-1985,1988-1990
  • The Washington Studio School, 1986
  • Ohio Wesleyan University, 1968-1971
  • Hollins College, 1966-1968

Solo Exhibitions:

  • A Mano,, Naples Florida, 2015
  • M Maison,Vero Beach Florida, 210
  • Island home Gallery, Vero Beach, Fl. 2012,2013
  • Framers Choice Gallery, Gaithersburg, MD. 2012
  • Orchard Gallery, Bethesda, Md, 2011
  • Kentlands Mansion, Gaithersburg, MD, Dec.2010-Jan. 2011 “ Directions”
  • Foxhall Gallery, Washington,,DC, Dec. 2010
  • The Art Gallery of Potomac, Bethesda, MD 2010, Local Color”
  • Foxhall Gallery, Washington, DC, June, 2009
  • Orchard Gallery, Bethesda, MD June 2009, Sequence”
  • Sumner Museum, Washington, DC Sept.2008-Jan.2009
  • Orchard Gallery, Bethesda, MD, 2006, “Carnival”
  • Foxhall Gallery, Washington, DC,2005
  • American Horticultural Society, Alexandria, VA, 2005
  • Orchard Gallery, Bethesda, MD, 2004, “Momentum”
  • Foxhall Gallery, Washington, DC, 2003
  • Foxhall Gallery, Washington, DC, 2001
  • Ambiance Gallery, Vero Beach, FL, 2000
  • Glen Echo Gallery, Bethesda, MD, 1999
  • Creative Partners Gallery, Bethesda, MD, 1998
  • The Artist’s Museum, Washington, DC, 1997
  • The American Institute of Architects, Washington, DC, 1995
  • The American Horticultural Society, Alexandria, VA, 1995
  • Palmer National Bank, Washington, DC, 1993
  • Kristin Johnson Gallery, Bethesda, MD, 1992
  • Landon School, Bethesda, MD, 1992
  • McCrillis Garden Gallery, Bethesda, MD, 1990
  • Rock Creek Gallery, Washington, DC, 1989
  • The “O” Street Gallery, Washington, DC, 1989
  • B.R. Kornblatt Gallery, Washington, DC, 1986
Selected Exhibition:

  • Stokes of Genius, Maryland Federation of Art,Annapolis, MD 2014
  • Strokes of Genius, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis MD, 2013
  • Top of the World Trade Center, Mid-Atlantic Plein Air Association, Sept.- Oct. 2013
  • MD Art @College Park, fine art by Maryland Artists, June – Aug. 2013.
  • Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD 2011, National Landscape Exhibition
  • Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD, 2011,” Strokes of Genius”
  • National Painting Exhibition
  • Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, Maryland 2010
  • Paint Annapolis Juried Competition, Annapolis, MD 2010
  • National Landscape Exhibition, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD, 2006
  • Apex Gallery All Media Juried Exhibition, Washington, DC, 2004
  • “Historic Places and Wide Open Spaces”, Historic Medley Juried Exhibition, Poolesville, MD, 2004
  • “Go Figure”, Maryland Federation of Art National Juried Exhibition, Annapolis, MD
  • “Black and White”, The Art League Juried Exhibition, Alexandria, VA, 2002,
  • All Media Juried Exhibition, The Art League, Alexandria, VA, 2002
  • Small Works Juried Exhibition, The Art League, Alexandria, VA,2002
  • All Media Juried Exhibition, The Art League, Alexandria, VA, 2000
  • Montgomery County Juried Art Exhibition, Rockville, MD, 1999
  • “Art on Paper”, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD, 1999
  • “Innovations in Printmaking”, Annarundel College, Arnold, MD, 1999
  • “ Figurative Small Works”, Armory Arts Center”, Palm Beach, FL, 1998
  • “ A Paper Show”, The Atheneum, Alexandria, VA, 1995
  • “ A Tribute to Rock Creek Park”, Rock Creek Gallery, Washington, DC 1994
  • Corcoron Alumni Exhibition, Washington, DC, 1994
  • Montgomery County Juried Art Exhibition, Rockville, MD, 1994
  • Works on Paper by Women Artist, Memorial Study Collection, Bryn Mawr College, 1994
  • 1st Annual Working Artists Exhibition, Rock Creek Gallery, Washington, DC, 1993
  • Artists Equity Annual Juried Exhibition, NOVA, Annandale, VA, 1993
  • Montgomery County Juried Art Exhibition, Rockville, MD, 1992
  • “Drawing on Excellence”, Rock Creek Gallery, Washington, DC, 1992
  • Artists Equity Membership Exhibition, Washington, DC, 199 “ Marks of Vision”
  • Traveling Drawing Exhibition, MD National Capital Parks and Planning, 1990
  • New Talent Competition and Exhibition, The Art Barn of Washington, DC, 1991 “In and Around Rock Creek Park”, The Art Barn of Washington, DC, 1990
  • Artists Equity Membership Exhibition, Washington, DC, 1989
  • Artist’s Equity Membership Exhibition, Washington, DC,1989
  • Knickerbocker Artists 37th Annual National Exhibition, New York, NY, 1987
  • Artists Equity Membership Exhibition, Washington, DC, 1987
  • 1st Regional Show of the Maryland Pastel Society, Baltimore, MD, 1987
  • Area Wide Juried Painting Exhibition, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA, 1998
  • Brandeis Juried Art Exhibition, Strathmore Hall, Rockville, MD, 1986
  • Annual Juried Exhibition, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington, VA, 1986

Awards:

  • “Paint It”, Ellicott City, 2016, 1st award
  • Jurors Choice, Strokes of Genius, Maryland Federation of Art, 2014
  • “Paint It”, Ellicott City, 2013, Jurors Award
  • Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD 2011, Jurors Award, Painting
  • Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD 2011, Honorable Mention, National Landscape Exhibition
  • Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD 2010 Jurors Award for painting
  • “Historic Places and Wide Open Spaces”, Historic Medley Juried Exhibition, Poolesville, MD, 2004, 1st place and Best in Show
  • “Black and White”, The Art League, Alexandria, VA, 2002 2nd place for drawing
  • Montgomery County Juried Art Exhibition, Rockville MD, 1999 Honorable Mention
  • “Tribute to Rock Creek Park”, Washington, DC, 1994 Best in Show
  • 1st Annual Working Artists Exhibition, Washington, DC, 1993 Merit of Excellence in Painting
  • Artists Equity Annual Juried Exhibition, Annandale, VA, 1993 1st Merit Award
  • “Drawing on Excellence”, Washington , DC, 1992 Honorable Mention
  • “In and Around Rock Creek Park”, Washington, DC, 1990, 1st prize

Presentations and Reviews:

  • The Gaithersburg, Patch, Jan, 2011 Lida Stifel” Directions at Kentlands Mansion, Gaithersburg, MD
  • The Gazette Newspaper, Jan.5. 2011, Lida Stifel “ Directions” at Kentlands Mansion, Gaithersburg, MD
  • The Gazette Newspaper, “ Local Color” Lida Stifel at Potomac Art Gallery, Potomac, MD , May 2010, by Colleen Healy ELAN Magazine, October 2008
  • The Gazette Newspaper, “Carnival” Lida Stifel at Orchard Gallery, Bethesda, MD 2008
  • The Gazette Newspaper, MD, “In the Moment” Lida Stifel at Orchard Gallery, Bethesda, MD, October 2006, by Karen Shafer
  • The Gazette Newpaper, Gaithersburg , MD, Dec1 2004
  • Rockville Arts Place, Rockville, MD, 1996
  • Panel Discussion, “Collagefrom the Czeck Republic”, Rockville Arts Place, Rockville, MD
  • Where Magazine, February, 1996, “ Out of Architecture” by Jean Cohen
  • Koan Art News, February, 1996, “ Mixed Media Paintngs by Lida Stifel at the Armercian Institute of Architects, by Diane Beale.
  • The Alexandriea Gazette, October12, 1995, “River Farm Paintings hold artists memories”, by Megan Lanson.
  • Art Strokes, Montgomery County Community Television, 1995 Interview with Allan Every.
  • The Washington Post ,December 26, 1992 “Transitions” at Kristin Johnson Gallery, by Mary McCoy.
  • McCrillis Garden, “ Quiet Places, Interpreting the Landscape, presentation Eyewash, “ Two Plus One”, by Bruce Yenawine

Juried Plein AIr Events:

  • Paint Annapolis, MD, 2010
  • Wayne Plein Air Festival, 2012
  • Paint It, Ellicott City, MD, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Chadds Ford Winter Paint Out, 2012

Lida Stifel is represented by Eisley Fine Arts, Washington, DC and Byrne Gallery in Middleburg,VA