Molly Michelle Smith
Seattle, WA 98107
Hampshire College, Amherst, MA
Bachelor of Arts
Major: Fine Art, concentration in oil painting.
Minor: Environmental Science.
HONORS & AWARDS:
* Selected as an Artist in Residence at the Brooklyn Art Space. May 2012-January 2013
* Awarded the annual Non Satis Scire Scholarship for academic excellence. 2008-2012
* Honored as a Hampshire College Scholar. 2008-2012
* Awarded the merit-based, H.C. Division III Fine Art Grant. Spring 2012
* Won the award for Best Animation at the Five College Film Festival. Spring 2012
* Awarded the Gilman Scholarship for study abroad in Costa Rica. Fall 2010
* Cute Fluffy Animals & Their Concerning Nature. Hampshire College Main Gallery, Amherst, MA. 2012
* Artist in Residence at the Brooklyn Art Space. Brooklyn, NY. May 2012-January 2013
* Bun e. in a Series of Shorts. Crown Heights Film Festival, Brooklyn, NY. 2012
* Bun e. in a Series of Shorts. Pleasant Street Theater, Northampton, MA. 2012
* Bun e. in a Series of Shorts. The Five College Film Fest, Northampton, MA. 2012
Group Shows & Open Studios
* Gowanus Open Studios. Brooklyn, NY. 2012
* GO: a community curated open studio project. Brooklyn, NY. 2012
* Member Salon. Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. 2012
* A Division II Retrospective. The Tavern Gallery, Amherst, MA. 2011
* Black. Jannotta Gallery, Northampton, MA. 2011
* Entrance Mural. The Wellness Center, Amherst, MA. 2012
* Sixteen Kitties, published in The Reader. Hampshire College, Amherst, MA. 2012
* Featured on Theo Chocolate’s Facebook. Seattle, WA. 2013
* Featured in Amherst Cinema News. Amherst, MA. 2012
* Featured in Hampshire College News. Amherst, MA. 2012 & 2011
* Featured by Cuteable. www.cuteable.com. 2012
RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE:
Founder, Owner & Designer
Molly Michelle Smith Designs, Seattle, WA.
American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY.
On-Site Project Coordinator & Artist’s Assistant
CITYarts, New York, NY.
Gallery Curator & Assistant Manager
The Tavern Arts Space, Amherst, MA.
Anchor House of Artists, Northampton, MA.