Sanzi Kermes
– C.V.


2008, M.A. | Masters of Contemporary Fine Art Practice
Leeds Metropolitan University, Leeds, United Kingdom.

1989/1990 | Publications Design - Masters program.
University of Baltimore.

1982, A.B. | Advertising
Newhouse School, Syracuse University. Syracuse, NY

1982, A.B. | Geography
College of Arts and Sciences, Syracuse University. Syracuse, NY

Selected Solo And Two Person Exhibitions:

  • 2016The September Show, Glenview Mansion Art Gallery. Rockville, Md.
  • 2014Book of Dreams: PostCards Home, Ferguson Gallery at Notre Dame/Loyola Universities Library. Baltimore, Md.
  • 2013Landscapes of Memory, The Waldorf School of Baltimore, Baltimore, Md
  • 2008Selected Works, Wakefield Gallery. Wakefield, England
  • 2004England Skies: Renaissance of Spirit, Resurgam Gallery. Federal Hill, Baltimore, Md
  • 2003For the Love of Wiley, Resurgam Gallery. Federal Hill, Baltimore, Md.
  • 2001Dojahng, Resurgam Gallery. Federal Hill, Baltimore, Md
  • 1997Spirit Reflections, Minas Gallery, Baltimore, Md

Selected Group Exhibitions:

  • 2017Drawing Set, Jefferson Market Library, New York, NY
    • Charitable Art, Omanoot l’Tzedekah, Donated “Yellow Moon”, The Art Connection in the Capital Region, Virginia
    • Chasing Paper, Creative York, York, PA
    • The Time Machine, Wearable Arts Fest, The D’Art Center, Norfolk, VA
    • 28th National Drawing & Print Exhibition, Notre Dame of Maryland University, Baltimore, MD
  • 2016Maryland Biennial, University of Maryland University College
    • Emulsion, Gallery O on H, produced by Paul Hutinet; juror, Amy Cavanaugh Royce, Maryland Art Place, Washington, DC
    • 27th National Drawing & Print Exhibition, Notre Dame of Maryland University, Baltimore, MD
    • Maryland Art Registry Juried Show, Maryland Art Place. Curator: Gamynne Guillotte, BMA, Bal timore, MD
  • 2015Tilling Phase, ArtWorksNow. Curated by Amy Hughes Braden. Hyattsville, MD.
    • Strictly Painting, McLean Project for the Arts. McLean VA.
    • Ideation Experience, Abecedarian Gallery, Denver CO.
  • 2014Small Wonders, Jordan Faye Contemporary. Baltimore, Md
    • Outside the Margins, Pyramid Atlantic. Silver Spring, Md.
    • Summer Group Show, Jordan Faye Contemporary. Baltimore, Md.
  • 2012Exhibitor Artist, Pyramid Atlantic Book Arts Fair, Silver Spring, Md
  • 2010Serene or Surreal Landscapes, Irvine Nature Center, Owings Mills, Md.
  • 2008Leeds Art Fair, curated by Doug Sandle. The Light Building, Leeds, UK
  • 2007Leeds Art Fair, Bondage. The Old Post Office Square, Leeds, UK
    • Saltaire Arts Trail, Saltaire, Bradford, UK
    • Imprint Leeds, The Light, Leeds, UK
    • Interim, Institute for Enterprise Old Broadcasting House, Leeds, UK
    • Piecework, collaborative exhibition with 7 artists (collective named PieceWork) Minas Gallery, Baltimore, Md
  • 2004Surplus, ArtScape Area 405, Baltimore, Md. Installation work, drawing on vinyl
  • 2003Conversation, an invitational project, Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, Md
    • A response to text chosen by the participating artist. Curated by Janet Maher
  • 2002CAmm's Ides Of March Animation Invitational, Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD
    • Watercolor Invitational: Artist Pushing Technique, Prince George's Community College, Largo, Md
  • 2001FLOOR ArtScape, Decker Gallery, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Md
    • Installation work, mixed media: shoes, wood, spray paint, polyurethane, screws.
    • Snapshot, The Contemporary Museum, Baltimore, Md.
    • Conversation, an invitational project, University of New Mexico Gallery, Gallup, NM
    • A response to text chosen by the participating artist. Curated by Janet Maher
  • 2000Maryland Regional Art Exhibits, Government House in Annapolis, Md
  • 1998Baltimore: A Cultural Landscape, City Hall Courtyard Galleries, Baltimore, MD. (Curator and exhibitor)
    • Maryland Regional Art Exhibits at Government House in Annapolis, Md.
  • 1996Much Ado About Love, Group Show, Eclectic Junction Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
  • 199518th Maryland Art on Paper Show, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, Md.


Honors and Awards:

  • 2017Jury Award – Chasing Paper – Solo show award in Project Space at Creative York, York, PA.
    • Juror Award –28th National Drawing & Print Exhibition –Notre Dame of Maryland University, Baltimore


  • March 4 - 24, 2001
    • Associate Artist - Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, Florida.
      Master Artist Louisa Chase selected the Associate Artists to participate in her residency.
      Seven were selected.
  • January 11 - 29, 2000
    • Associate Artist - Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna
      Master Artist Brice Marden selected the Associate Artists to participate in his residency.
      Seven were selected. Brice provided critique and commentary while artists worked.