KIRSTEN LEE

​​826 Bower Rd., Kearneysville, WV 25430 | 304-283-4873 | wvhorsetrainer@gmail.com

http://www.kirstenlee.me    www.instagram.com/kleewv/

EXHIBITIONS

2022          Berkeley Arts Council Members’ Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2021          Crit Works! Group Exhibit, Evolve Gallery, Shepherdstown, WV

2021          Appalachian Pastel League Online Exhibition, Cumberland, MD

2021          Crit Works! Group Exhibit, Spotlight Gallery, Charles Town, WV

2021          Photo 21 Juried Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2021          Jefferson Arts Council Members Exhibit, Firehall Gallery, Charles Town, WV

2021          Art and Earth Juried Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2021          ​Friday Painters Spring Fling, Long Branch Historic House and Farm, Boyce, VA

2021          Staying In/Breaking out, MAC Ice House Gallery, Bath, WV

2021          Frozen Flow, Photography and Acrylic Collaborative Exhibit, Spotlight Gallery, Charles Town, WV

2021          Berkeley Arts Council Members’  Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2020         Haiku! Firehall Gallery, Charles Town, WV

2020         ​The Expressive Equine, Solo Exhibit, Spotlight Gallery, Charles Town, WV

2020         Eastern West Virginia Juried Arts Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2020         Emergence, Allegheny Arts Council, Cumberland, MD

2020         ​Berkeley Arts Council Summer Members’ Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2020         ​Appalachian Pastel League Online Exhibition, Cumberland, MD

2020         Art at the Mill Spring Juried Exhibit, Millwood, VA

2020         ​Berkeley Arts Council Members’ Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2020         Fire and Ice, Photography and Glass Collaborative Exhibit, Firehouse Gallery, Charles Town,WV

2019         Picture Wild Ponies, Solo Exhibit, Old Charles Town Library, Charles Town, WV

2019         Reflections, Refractions, Relativities, Solo Photo Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2019         Appalachian Pastel League Exhibit, Blue Moon Café, Shepherdstown, WV

2019         Appalachian Pastel League Exhibit, Historic Gilchrist Museum, Cumberland, MD

2019         Evitt’s Run Park Mosaic Project, Designer, C*Town Public Arts Committee, Charles Town, WV

2019         Eastern West Virginia Juried Arts Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2019         Art at the Mill Fall Juried Exhibit, Millwood, VA

2019         Eastern West Virginia Juried Arts Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2019         Jefferson Arts Council Members Exhibit, Firehall Gallery, Charles Town, WV

2019         Paint it! Ellicot City Plein Air, Howard County Center for the Arts

2019         Art at the Mill Spring Juried Exhibit, Millwood, VA

2019         Gasparilla Festival of the Arts, Tampa, FL

2018         Eastern West Virginia Juried Arts Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2018         Art for the Animals, Howard’s Art and Frames, Hagerstown, MD

2018         Photo 18 Juried Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2018         Art and Earth Juried Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2018         Berkeley Arts Council Members’ Exhibit, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

2017         Critters Juried Arts Show, Berkeley Art Works, Martinsburg, WV

AWARDS

2022          Creative Aging for Lifelong Learning Grant, NEA, Aroha Philanthropies, NESAA, WVDACH

2020          1st place Emerging Artist, Appalachian Pastel League Online Exhibition

2020          Professional Development Grant , WV Dept of Arts, Culture and History

2019          Successfully funded Kickstarter Campaign, “Picture Wild Ponies”

2019          Puffin Foundation Artist Grant

2018          Gasparilla Arts Festival Emerging Artist Award

2018          Honorable Mention “Eastern West Virginia Juried Arts Exhibit”

PUBLICATIONS

TBD          “The Complete Beginner’s Guide to Horses for Kids,” Skyhorse Publishing, New York, NY

2019          “Picture Wild Ponies,” Photographic Art Book, self-published

2016          “Midsummer Night’s Dreamcoat,” Altered Couture Artwear Magazine, Summer 2018 Issue, article and art coat

PUBLIC OUTREACH

2019          “Picture Wild Ponies,” Artist Talk and Slideshow, Old Charles Town Library, Charles Town, WV

2019          “Being an Artist” Career Day, Page-Jackson Elementary School, Charles Town, WV

AFFILIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

2019 – present          Jefferson Arts Council Board Member

2018 – present          Appalachian Pastel League

2018 – present          Jefferson Arts Council

2016 – present          Berkeley Arts Council