SAMANTHA SALZINGER

 

EDUCATION

1997     Yale University, Graduate School of Art, New Haven, CT, MFA

1995     Florida International University, Miami, FL, BFA

                   

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016     Terraforming, Box Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2015     The Wanderer Above the Mists, Farside Gallery, Miami, FL 

2011     Nine, Gallery Diet, Miami, FL

2008     A Strange Day in July, Gallery Diet, Miami

2002     Bio-Utopia, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL

1997     Fairytales and Dreams, Centre Gallery MDC, Miami, FL  

 

MUSEUM EXHIBITIONS

2012     Unnatural, Bass Art Museum, Miami Beach, FL 

             In Residence, USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa FL

2009     With You I Want To Live: Francie Bishop Good + David Horvitz Collection, Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015     100+ Degrees in the Shade: A Survey of South Florida Art, Miami, FL (curated by Nina Arias,    

             Chris Ingals and Jane Hart)                       

2015     Residential Properties, Fountainhead Residencies, Miami, FL

2014     In Deep, Deering Estate, Miami, FL

             Abracadabra, Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL

2013     I Think It’s In My Head, Girls’ Club: Francie Bishop-Good + David Horvitz Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL (curated by the TM Sisters)

             Counting Backwards, Young at Art, Davie, FL

             Dark Crystals, Palm Beach State College Art Gallery at Eissey Campus, Palm Beach, FL                      

2012     Salon de Notre Societe, Primary Projects, Miami FL                       

             Chick Flicks: Video Screening, Girls’ Club: Francie Bishop-Good + David Horvitz Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL

             Abracadabra, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

2011      Hang Ten, Miami Beach Urban Studios, Miami Beach, FL  

             Zoom Contemporary Art Fair: Art Basel, W hotel, Miami Beach, FL

             Woman to Woman, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami, FL

             Abe’s Penny Live/O’Miami, NWSA ArtSeen Gallery, Miami, FL

             Outer Limits, Dimensions Variable, Miami, FL

2010     DCG Open, David Castillo Gallery, Miami, FL

             Disposable: Nostalgia for the Still Image, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, FL (curated by Orlando Estrada)

             Contemporary Landscapes, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami, FL (curated by Nina Johnson)   

             Ping Pong – Miami Basel, Visarte M54 Projectraurm, Basel, Switzerland (curated by Sue Irion)

2009   2009 South Florida Cultural Consortium, University Galleries, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

             Littlest Sister 09: Art Basel, Spinello Gallery, Miami, FL

             Designing Intelligence, University Galleries, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL, (curated by Adrienne Rose Gionta) 

2008   Synesthetics, Locust Projects, Miami, FL (curated by Felice Grodin)

2007    Talking Heads, Girls’ Club: Francie Bishop-Good + David Horvitz Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL  

              Littlest Sister: Art Basel, Spinello Gallery, Miami, FL (curated by Claire Brukel and Anthony Spinello)

              Casa Lin, Top Soil, Miami, FL (curated by Mette Tommerup)                      

              Aesthetics and Values, Florida International University Green Gallery, Miami, FL

              Urtopia, Edward Day Gallery, Toronto, ON, Canada (curated by Kelly McCray)

2006     Hot and Bothered, Carol Jazzar Contemporary Art, Miami, FL

               New Art as a Universal Language, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

               Bridge Art Fair/Chicago, Carol Jazzar Gallery, Miami, FL

               Ping Pong – Miami Basel, Visarte M54 Projectraurm, Basel, Switzerland (curated by Sue Irion)

               Alternative Photography, ArtCenter South Florida, Miami, FL (curated by Carol Jazzar)

2004      Art Basel, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL

               Sugar and Snails, Wyman Arts Center, Baltimore, MD (curated by Laura Burns)

               Eve of the Future, PS742, Miami, FL (curated by Elizabeth Hall)

2002      Mirror, Mirror, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL           

               Art Basel, Fredric Snitzer Gallery, Miami, FL

2001      Adjunct Faculty Show, Broward College, Davie, FL  

2000     Nu Art South Florida Cultural Consortium, University Galleries, Florida Atlantic University, FL

1997      M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, Yale Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

1997      College Art Association Exhibition, Hunter College, New York, NY

 

FELLOWSHIPS AND AWARDS

2009      South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship, Division of Cultural Affairs, FL

2006      Artist Enhancement Award, Division of Cultural Affairs, Tallahassee, FL   

2000      South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship, Division of Cultural Affairs, FL                  

1997       George Sakier Memorial Scholarship, Yale University, Visual Arts Department

1995       Meritorious Visual Arts Award, Florida International University College of Arts and Sciences,

               Miami, FL

1994      Joe Bernardo Memorial Scholarship, Florida International University, Visual Arts

              Department, Miami, FL

 

SELECTED PRESS

2016     Broward New Times, “Ten Broward Visual Artist You Need To Know” February 25

             2016. Andrea Richard

2016     Sun-Sentinel, “Space Oddities in FAT Village” January 28, 2016. Philip Valys

2016     Broward New Times, “Ambitious Sci-Fi Art Shows come to Fat Village Artwalk” January 26 2016. Andrea Richard

2015     The Miami Rail, “Freshly Squeezed” Winter 2015, Hunter Braithwaite

2014     Broward New Times, “Best Photographer” Best Of Issue, 2014 edition.

2013     Broward New Times, “End of the World and I Feel Fine: Heavy Subject Matter, Playful Response” November 14-20, 2013.

              Andrea Richard

              Sun Sentinel, “The TM Sisters’ Brain Games: The Miami Artists Curate new show at the Girls’ Club” November 8, 2013. Phillip Valys

2012     Artlurker, “Unnatural at the Bass Museum” November 4, 2012. David Rohn

             Miami Herald, “A Unnatural Twist on Nature: An Alice in wonderland sensibility permeates the Bass Museum’s remarkable new

             show” September 26, 2012. Anne Tschida 

             Miami New Times, “Unnatural, at the Bass Museum of Art, Explores Man’s Domination of Nature” September 20, 2012. Carlos

             Suarez De Jesus

             Sun Sentinel, “Fake Plastic Trees: Bass Museum of Art explores the art of nature verses artifice” September 8, 2012. Phillip Valys

             Miami Herald, “Woman’s Works: An exhibit at Miami’s Bakehouse translates complex relationships into photographs, installations

             and poetry – and all the artists are female” January 16, 2012. Celeste Fraser Delgado  

2011     Knight Arts, “Woman on Woman Creative Collaboration” November 22, 2011. Anne Tschida

            Dwell, “Abe’s Penny Live at Art Seen in Miami” April 18, 2011. Meredith MacKenzie

            Cultural Quarterly, “Altered Reality: Samantha Salzinger’s Bold New World” Fall 2009, Volume XXII, Number 3. Rachel Galvin    

            Artlurker, ”Space is the Place: Felice Grodin and Samantha Salzinger” February 2011. Michelle Weinberg

2009     Sun Sentinel, “FAU Exhibits Perplexing Look at Intelligent Design” February 11, 2009. John Thomason  

2008     Wynwood: The Art Magazine, “Synesthetics” May 2008. Felice Grodin        

              Art In America, “Report From After the Fairs” March 2008. Roni Feinstein 

2007     Toronto Star, “Summer in the City of Dreams” August 23, 2007. Peter Goddard

              Now Toronto, “Ideal World, Group Show Taps Personal Fantasies” August 30, 2007. Fran Schechter

2006     Art + Auction Magazine, Flying Under the Radar: Their names may not be familiar to fairgoers, but the Sackners, the Bergs, and  

              Emmanuel Jayogue represent corps of Miami art enthusiasts whose diverse collections are worth taking a look at” November

              2006. Margery Gordon

              Miami New Times, “Dildos, Ice Cream and Nuts: Photograhy gets down and dirty at Art Center/South Florida, June 1, 2006. Carlos

              Suarez De Jesus 

2004     Baltimore City Paper, “Sugar and Snails Takes Questions about Sex Where they Matter Most – School” Wednesday, March 24,

              2004.  J. Bowers

2002     The Miami Herald, “Regional Reflections” August, 11 2002. Elisa Turner

               Art Papers Magazine, “Florida Photographers” September/October 2002. Kate Kretz

               Art al dia International, “Redefining Miami: report form Art Basel Miami Beach 2002” December 2002, Milagro M. Bello

2000     Cultural Quarterly, “Skin Deep” Summer 2000. Holly Strawbridge  

 

PUBLICATIONS

2015     100+ Degrees in the Shade: A Survey of South Florida Art, Name publication

2014      I Think It’s In My Head, Girls’ Club: Francie Bishop-Good + David Horvitz Collection, Fort

              Fort Lauderdale, FL 

2012      Unnatural, Bass Art Museum, introduction Silvia Karman Cubina, essay, Tami Katz-Frei                    

2011      Woman to Woman, Bakehouse Complex, introduction, Arlys W. Raymond, essay Elisa Turner

2009    The Collection of Francie Bishop Good + David Horovitz, Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, introduction Irvin M. Lippman

             2009 South Florida Cultural Consortium, Florida Atlantic University, essay Rod Faulds        

2008     One, Gallery Diet, introduction, Megan C. McShane, PhD                            

2007     Aesthetics and Values, Florida International University, forward Lesley A. Northup

2000     2000 Nu Art South Florida Cultural Consortium, Florida Atlantic University, essay Rod Faulds  

1997     Graduate Photography at Yale, Yale University, essays, Richard Benson and Todd Papageorge

 

LECTURES, PANELS AND INTERVIEWS

2016     Artist Lecture: Florida International University, Miami, FL

2015     Interview: Defining a Moment, Girls Club, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 

2012     Interview: Unnatural (exhibition video), Bass Art Museum, Miami, FL   

             Panel: In Residence, USF Contemporary Art Museum, Tampa, FL 

             Interview: Studio Verite, Producer: Jacques de Beaford

             Artist talk: Chick Flicks, Girls’ Club: Francie Bishop-Good + David Horvitz Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2011      Artist lecture: Miami Beach Urban Studios, Miami, FL

             Panel: Woman to Woman, Bakehouse Art Complex, Miami, FL

             Artist talk: Outer Limits collaboration with Felice Grodin, Dimensions Variable, Miami, FL

             Interview: Dirty Pink 305, Claire Brukel  

2010     Panel: future of photography in a digital age, Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, FL

              Artist lecture: Artist In Action Series, Girls’ Club: Francie Bishop-Good + David Horvitz Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2009     Artist lecture: Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Fort Lauderdale, FL    

              Artist lecture: Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL  

2008     Panel: Synesthetics, Locust Projects, Miami, FL  

2006     Panel: New Art as a Universal Language, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

              Panel: Alternative Photography, ArtCenter South Florida, Miami, FL  

               Interview: Copyright and Creativity, documentary film, director Rabekah Farrugia

2004     Panel: art and American culture, Wyman Arts Center, Baltimore, MD

              Artist lecture: Goucher College, Baltimore, MD

              Artist lecture: Florida International University, Miami, FL

              Interview: radio program “Good Work”, WW1470 AM, Palm Beach, FL

              Interview: television program “South Florida Today”, WXEL Palm Beach,FL 

2003     Lecture: the art of doing business, Artserve, Fort Lauderdale, FL

              Panel: artists as curators, Locust Projects, Miami, FL

 

COMMITTEES AND INVITATIONS

2013     Selection Committee: Artist in Residence in Everglades Program: AIRIE, Everglades National Park, FL

             Juror: Chick Flicks: Local Female Video Artist Submissions, Girls Club Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL           

2011      Juror: Broward College Student Exhibition, Davie, FL

2007     Selection Committee: Artist Residencies, Art Center/South Florida, Miami Beach, FL 

2006     Visual Arts Grant Panel Member: Division of Cultural Affairs, Tallahassee, FL

2005     Steering Committee: Leadership Hollywood, Hollywood Chamber of Commerce, Hollywood, FL

2002     Selection Committee Member: Art and Design in Public Places, Broward County Cultural Affairs, Fort Lauderdale, FL

             Juror: Miami-Dade College Student Exhibition, Centre Gallery MDC, Miami FL

2001     Juror: International Fine Arts College Graphic Design Student Exhibition, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

1997     Visiting Critic: Yale School of Architecture, Photography for Architects, New Haven, CT

 

SELECTED CURATORIAL WORK

2012     Impermanence, in collaboration with David Castillo, Miami Beach Urban Studios Gallery, Miami Beach, FL

2007     Sugar and Spice and Everything Nice, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL  

2006     Illegal Art, in collaboration with Carrie McLaren, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

2005     Art in the ‘Toon Age, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL (organized in collaboration with the Kresge Art Museum,

              University of Michigan)

              Reduced, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL 

2004      Louise Nevelson: Selections from The Farnsworth Art Museum, Art and Culture

               Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL (organized in collaboration with The Farnsworth Art

               Museum)

               All You Can Eat, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

               Intimacy and Discomfort, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

2003      Plugged In: New and Electronic Media, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood,

               Hollywood, FL

               Pamela Joseph: Sideshow of the Absurd, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood,

               Hollywood, FL

               Modus Operandi, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

2002      Fat Painting, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

               Florida Photographers: The Ordinary to the Extraordinary, Art and Culture Center of

               Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

2001      Todd Schorr: Retrospective, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE 

2006-present     Associate Professor, Art Department Chair, Palm Beach State College, Boca Raton, FL 

2001-2006         Director of Exhibitions, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL 

1999-2001          Adjunct Professor, Broward College, Davie, FL

1997-2001          Visiting Assistant Professor/ Adjunct Professor, Florida International University, Miami, FL

1996-1997          Teaching Assistant (to Gregory Crewdson and Lois Conner), Yale University, New Haven, CT

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Perez Art Museum, Permanent Collection, Miami, FL

Francie Bishop-Good and David Horvitz Collection, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 

The Lisa and Arturo Mosquera Collection, Miami, FL  

The Mikesell Collection, Miami, FL

Estelle and Paul Berg, Private Collection, Miami, FL

Mindy Shargo and Jay Speckler, Private Collection, Hollywood, FL

Kurt Beals, Private Collection, Memphis, TN

Yale University, Permanent Collection, New Haven, CT