SARAH DEPETRIS
EDUCATION
       Master of Fine Arts Candidate, Drawing and Painting, University of North Texas, Denton, TX (Anticipated May 2023)
       Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD  (May 2009)

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
        Found Monuments (March-May 2021, upcoming with working title)
                    Solo Exhibition, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX
        Monument to the Unattainable (January-May 2021, upcoming)
                    Solo Installation and Exhibition, TANK Space, Sawyer Yards, Houston, TX
        Art Tooth: Family Reunion III (2020-21)
                    Group Exhibition, Invited by Art Tooth, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX
        Small Works (2020)
                    Group Exhibition curated by Art Room Fort Worth, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX
     Texas National (2020)
                    Group Exhibition, Juried by Annette Lawrence, Stephen F. Austin Gallery, Nacogdoches, TX
       35th Annual International Exhibition (2020), Purchase Prize
                     Group Exhibition, Juried by Leslie Moody Castro, Meadows Gallery at UT Tyler, Tyler, TX
       Now / Contemporary (2020)
                    Group Exhibition, Juried by Danielle Avram,  Art Room, Fort Worth, TX
       Small Works Exhibition (2020)
                     Group Exhibition, Five Points Center for the Visual Arts, Torrington, CT
       Totems  (2020)
                     Group International Juried Exhibition, Beacon Gallery, Boston, MA
      Galleria Dallas Artist Showcase (2020)
                Group Digital Showcase and Award, Instagram and Website, The Galleria, Dallas, TX
       Valdosta National 2020 (2020)
                     Group Exhibition, Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery, Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA
       Family Reunion II, Art Tooth (2019)
                     Group Exhibition, Art Tooth at Fort Worth Creative Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX
       Expo 2019, Annual Juried Exhibition  (2019)
                     Group Exhibition, Juried by Andrian Zuñiga of Galleri Urbane, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX
       Open 30 International Juried Exhibition (2019)
                      Group Exhibition, MFMVA Gallery, Juried by Jesus De La Rosa, Laredo, TX
       Rosenzweig 2019 Juried Biennial Exhibition (2019)
                     Group Exhibition, Arts and Science Center Museum, Pine Bluff, AR
       Center for Contemporary Arts National Juried Exhibition (2019)
                     Group Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Arts, Abilene, TX
       Mysticism and Magic Exhibition (2019)
                     Group Exhibition, Paragon Gallery, Phoenixville, PA  

       Vignette Art Fair (2019)
                     An Alternative Art Fair of Female Artists, Juried by Leslie Moody Castro
                     The Womens’ Museum at Fair Park, Dallas, TX 
       
Majoring in Art (2019)
                     Group Exhibition of Educators and Graduate Students
                     Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX
       
Fierce and Frail II: Of Beings, Beasts and Seed (2019)
                     Group Exhibition, Verum Ultimum Gallery, Portland, OR
       
53rd Annual National Juried Exhibition (2018)
                     Group Exhibition Juried by Katie Pfohl, Curator of Contemporary Art at NOMA
                     St. Tammany Art Association, Covington, LA

       Hot and Sweaty (2018)
                     Group Exhibition, 500X Gallery, Dallas TX

       Awakening Arises (2018)
                     Small Group Exhibition of Four Women Artists 
                     Sponsored by Patron Magazine, Pop Up Exhibition at the Mandarin Door, Dallas, TX

       Faculty Exhibition (Fall 2016-2019, annually)
                     Group Exhibition, Plano ArtCentre, Plano, TX

       EXPO 2015, Annual Juried Exhibition (2015) 
                     Group Exhibition Juried by Erin Cluley, 500X Gallery, Dallas, TX 

LECTURES
       Artist Talk:  “Monument to the Unattainable”,  with Artist and Curator Grace Zuñiga (2021, upcoming)
                        Virtual, in connection with Spring 2021 Installation at Tank Space, Sawyer Yards, Houston, TX
        Artist Talk:  “Three Exhibitions, Three Artists”, 2020 Professional Practices Symposium (February 2020)
                       Invited artist from the 35th Annual  International Exhibition at the Meadows Gallery, University of Texas at Tyler, Tyler, TX

COLLECTIONS
        Works in the Capital One Permanent Collection, National Headquarters and
 the University of Texas at Tyler Permanent Collection

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 
        Teaching Assistant & Lab Instructor, Foundations & Studio Art Departments, University of North Texas (Fall 2020 - present) 

        Advanced Placement Drawing Instructor, Plano West Senior High, Plano, TX  (Fall 2014 - Summer 2020)

HONORS AND AWARDS 
        Voertman-Adroit Fellowship, College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas (Fall 2020-present)
        Chadwick Family Studio Art Scholarship, College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas  (Fall 2020-present)
        Wes Miller Scholarship for the Arts, College of Visual Arts and Design, University of North Texas  (Fall 2020-present)
        1,000 Dreams Fund, Paliwal Club of 100, STEAM Project Grant Scholarship (2020-2021)
        Graduate Research Award, Toulouse Graduate School, University of North Texas (Spring 2021)
        Achievement Award, Maryland Institute College of Art (Spring 2008) 
        Academic Excellence Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art (Fall 2005 to Graduation)
        Grant Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art (Fall 2005 to Graduation, additional grant received Spring 2008)
        Trustee Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art  (Fall 2005 to Graduation) 
        Honors Scholarship,Maryland Institute College of Art (2005 to Graduation)   ​​​​​​​
   


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