Constance Edwards Scopelitis

Resume

EDUCATION

1977 BA Fine Arts Indiana University
1993, 1995 Art Students League NYC

The artist has studied with Isabel Bishop, David Leffel, Ronald Sherr, Gregg Kreutz, Peter Cox, Selina Trieff and others.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Full-time commissioned portrait artist since 1982

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017

  • Art Miami Art Basel Week 2017
  • Athena Shrugged Group Show, Long Sharp Gallery Indy, November
  • ArtPrize9 Grand Rapids, MI
  • “Art on Paper” Pier 36 NYC March
  •  Solo Exhibition Long Sharp Gallery Project Space NYC March

2016

  •  ArtPrize8 Grand Rapids, MI Top 20 Jury Finalist for Time Based Art
  •  “Crossroads New Media” Long Sharp Gallery, Indianapolis

2015

  • ArtPrize7 Grand Rapids, MI
  • Solo Exhibition “Go Figure” Westside Cultural Arts Center Atlanta, GA
  • Spring Masters at the Armory NYC
  •  Art Miami NY at Pier 94 NYC

2014

  • SCOPE NY
  • American International Fine Art Fair
  • Art Palm Beach
  • Solo Exhibit IN Icons, Long Sharp Gallery, Indianapolis

2013

  • American International Fine Art Fair
  • Art Palm Beach

2012

  • Scope Miami
  • Solo Exhibit at Conrad Indianapolis – South Foyer
  • Solo Exhibit at Long-Sharp Curis Gallery Detroit, MI

2012

  • Long Sharp/Curis Gallery, Detroit, MI
  • Solo Exhibit Conrad Hotel Indianapolis – South Foyer
  • Art Palm Beach

2011

  • Art Naples
  • Editions Limited Gallery, Indianapolis
  • Artist Portraits, Painting on Exhibit, Richmond Art Museum, IN
  • Indy Arts Council – Contemporary Figurative Show
  • Solo Exhibit at Conrad Hotel Indianapolis – South Foyer
  • Art Newport
  • Art Greenwich
  • Red Dot, Miami Art Basel Week

2010

  • Brett Wesley Gallery Las Vegas
  • Artist Portraits, Painting on Exhibit, Indianapolis Art Center

2009

  • ARTBOX Indianapolis, IN

2005-2009

  • Marion Meyer Gallery, Laguna Beach

2006

  • Image Station Gallery Maui

2002

  • Horizon Gallery Santa Fe, NM

1998-2004

  • Sargent’s Gallery Lahaina, Maui

SELECTED AWARDS & PUBLIC RECOGNITION

2013

  • Creative Renewal Fellowship from the Eli Lilly Foundation
  • Studio Visit Vol.22
  • Art Takes Times Square published by See.Me NYC

2012

  • Vol.17 Studio Visit, juried artist book

2011

  • March American Art Collector

2010

  • Fellowship Schildersweek, Domburg the Netherlands
  • Vol.11 Studio Visit Magazine, juried artist book of 100+ artists selected by professional curators
  • May Indianapolis Star
  • April American Art Collector

2008

  • December Indianapolis Monthly

2007

  • August American Art Collector
  • May Coastline Pilot, Orange County

2005

  • September ArtScene Digest to Art in Southern CA

1999

  • Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

  • Isaac Levy, Owner and Designer, Yvel Jewelry
  • Maui Ocean Resort
  • Indiana University School of Law
  • Christel Dehaan Family Foundation and Resort Condominiums International
  • Simon Family Collection, Simon Group Real Estate and Developers
  • Arianna Huffington Collection, Santa Barbara
  • Fehsenfeld Family Collection, Heritage Group Environmentalists
  • Kite Realty and Conrad Hilton, Indianapolis
  • I. Schumann Brass, Cleveland
  • Anderson Family Collection, American Gas and Chemical
  • Indianapolis Library Foundation
  • Permanent Collection of Conrad Indianapolis

REPRESENTATION PRESENT & PREVIOUS

  • ModernMasters Fine Art & Brokerage, Indianapolis, IN
  • Indy Contemporary, Indianapolis, IN
  • NAC Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Brett Wesley Gallery, Las Vegas, NV
  • Marion Meyer Contemporary Art, Laguna Beach, CA
  • ARTBOX, Indianapolis, IN
  • Sargents Fine Art, Lahaina, Maui
  • Horizon Gallery Santa Fe, NM
  • Richard Danskin, Palm Desert, CA
  • Lyon & Lyon, New Orleans, LA