Exhibitions

2009

 

 

John Leyland & Johanna Paas - 2 Person Exhibition
Statewide Invitational (14 works)
University Art Gallery
Albion College, Albion, MI
Curator: Bille Wickre, Director Department of Art and Art History, Albion College

     
   

The Indirect Index
National Exchange Portfolio and Traveling Exhibition (1 work)
Transpace Gallery, Normal, IL
Morgan-Hammond Print Gallery, University of Georgia, Athens, GA
Curators: Nick Satinover and Brian Selke

     
   

Paper Works
National Juried Exhibition (1 work)
Gallery RFD, Swainsboro, GA
Juror: Geraldine Wonjo Kiefer, PhD, Assistant Professor of Art History and Art, Shenandoah University

   

Global Fusion
International Exchange Portfolio and Traveling Exhibition (1 work)
March 2009: Chicago Printmakers Collaborative, Chicago, IL
Upcoming: University of Miami, Miami, OH
Upcoming: Memphis College of Art, Memphis, TN
Curator: Maritza Davila, Professor of Art, Memphis College of Art and Design

   

Central Michigan Art Department Annual Faculty Show
Local Open Invitational (4 works)
University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, Michigan

2008

 

Math & Nature: Individual and Collaborative Work by
Mariah Doren and Johanna Paas  - 2 Person Exhibition
Statewide Invitational (16 works)
Pandos Gallery, Holland Area Arts Council
Curator: Lorma Firestone, Holland Area Arts Council Director

   

Lineage - 3 Person Exhibition
National Invitational (13 works)
Alfred C. Glassell Jr. Exhibition Gallery, Shaw Center for the Arts
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
Curator: K. Malia Krolak, LSU Gallery Coordinator

   

Macro, Micro & other Cosmic Experiences  - 3 Person Exhibition
Statewide Invitational (15 works)
The Rankin Art Gallery
Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI
Curator: Carrie Wies, Rankin Art Gallery Director

   

Arrowmont Summer Faculty Exhibition
National Invitational (4 works)
Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts
Sandra Blain Gallery, Gatlinburg, TN
Curator: Karen Green, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts Gallery Director

   

Meeting the Other: Egyptian and American Prints
International Invitational Traveling (2 works)
University of Nebraska Rotunda gallery, Lincoln, NE
Alexandria Bibliotheca Art Gallery, Alexandria, Egypt
University of Akron Honors College Gallery, University of Akron, OH
Curator: Karen Kunc, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE

   

2nd Inklandia Invitational Print Exhibition
National Invitational (1 work)
West gallery, Rueff Galleries, Yue-Kong Pao Hall of Visual and Performing Arts, Purdue University, Lafayette, IN
Curators: Delita Martin, Laura Foster &
Kathryn Reeves, Professor of Art - Printmaking, Purdue University, Lafayette, IN

   

Art Reach of Mid Michigan (Featured Artist - January) 
Local Invitational (12 works)
Art Reach, Mount Pleasant. MI
Organized by: Barb Pillote

2007

 

27th Annual Statewide Print Competition
Statewide Juried Traveling (1 work)
Nov. - Dec. 2007 Flora Kirsch Gallery, Alma College, Alma. MI
Jan. 2008  - Art Center of Battle Creek, Battle Creek, MI
Aug. - Sept. 2008 Mackenzie Fine Art Gallery, Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, MI
Juror: Carmon Colangelo, Dean, Sam Fox School of Deign and Visual Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, MO

   

Mary Beth Cregier Exhibition 
National Juried (2 works)
Around The Coyote Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
Panel of Jurors: Javier Carmona, Associate Professor of Photography, Director of
O’ Conner Gallery, Art Department, Dominican University / Gary Schirmer, Chicago-based photographer / Hantao Shi, Curator / Allison Stites, Around the Coyote Executive Director /  Katie Toscano, Curatorial Assistant, Museum of Contemporary Photography
Awarded: Best in Show

   

National Juried Photography Exhibition
National Juried (1 work)
Academy of Fine Arts, Lynchburg, Virginia
Juror: Glen McClure, Photographer

 
   

Central Michigan Art Department Annual Faculty Show
Local Open Invitational (4 works)
University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, Michigan

 
   

Red Herring Portfolio Exchange and Exhibition
International Invitational Traveling (1 work)
Jan. – March 2007: Center for the Book Arts - New York
Feb. – March 2007: Lewis Art Gallery, Millsaps College, Jackson, Mississippi
March 2007: Southern Graphics Print Council Conference Exhibition - Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
March – May 2007: Southwest School of Art & Craft, San Antonio, Texas
Curator: Sandra Murchison, Associate Professor of Art, Millsap College, Jackson, Mississippi

 
   

26th Annual Michigan Fine Arts Competition
Statewide Juried (2 works)
Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, Michigan
Jurors: Gerry Craig, Assistant Director for Academic Programs, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan / Rebecca Hart, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan / Janet Teunis, Managing Director, Urban Institute for Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, Michigan / Susan VanArendonk, Director of Collections & Exhibitions, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Michigan
Awarded: Honorable Mention

 
   

5th Photographic Image Biennial Exhibition
National Juried (1 work)
Wellington Gray Gallery, East Carolina State University, Greenville, North Carolina. Juror: Mark Klett, Regent's Professor of Art, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

 

2006

 

Johanna Paas – Prints: The Mapping Series  - Solo Exhibition
Statewide Invitational (15 works)
Mott Community College Fine Arts Gallery
Visual Arts and Design Center, Mott Community College, Flint, Michigan
Organized by: Brian Liljebald, Gallery Coordinator, Mott Community College

 
   

Central Michigan Art Department Annual Faculty Show
Local Open Invitational (4 works)
University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, Michigan

 
   

SHAZAM! Color Exhibition  - 4 Person
Statewide Invitational (5 works)
Lenawee County Visual Arts Gallery, Adrian, Michigan
Curator: Pi Benio, Art Professor, Adrian College, Adrian, MI

 

2005

 

45th Greater Michigan Art Exhibition
Statewide Juried (1 work)
Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Arts, Midland, Center for the Arts, Midland. MI
Juror: Leslie Exton, Professor of Art, Corcoran College of Art and Design, Washington DC

 
   

Homegrown  - 3 Person Exhibition
National Invitational  (9 works)
Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Curator: Amanda Krugliak, Exhibitions Director, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI

 
   

Print 
Statewide Juried Exhibition (1 work)
Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, MI
Juror: Sean Ulmer, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, MI

 

2004

 

24th Annual Statewide Alma Print Competition
Statewide Juried Traveling (1 work)
Alma College, School of Art and Design
Alma, Michigan, Juror: Hugh Merrill, Professor of Art, Kansas Art Institute
Nov. - Dec. 2004: Flora Kirsch Beck Gallery, Alma, MI
Jan. 2005: Stunbitz Gallery, Adrian College, Adrian, MI
April - May 2005: Jordan River Arts Council, East Jordan, MI
Aug. 2005: Birmingham Bloomfield Art Association, Birmingham, MI
Juror: Hugh Merrill, Prof. of Art - Printmaking, Kansas Art Institute, Kansas City, MO

 
   

Artist As Educator – 4 Person  Exhibition
Statewide Invitational (6 works)
The Artspace, Freemont, MI
Curator: Lindsay Isenhart, Program Coordinator, Artspace, Freemont, MI

 
   

All Michigan All-Media Juried Exhibition 2004
Statewide Juried (2 works)
Rankin Art Gallery. Ferris State University, Big Rapids, MI
Juror: Robert L. Barnum, Professor of Art, Ferris State University. Big Rapids, MI

 
   

17th Annual MeNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition
National Juried (1 work)
Abercrombie Gallery, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, LA
Juror; Matthew Drutt, Senior Curator for the Menil Collection, Houston, TX

 
   

Central Michigan Art Department Annual Faculty Show
Local Open Invitational (4 works)
University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, Michigan

 
   

National Potato Print Exchange
National Invitational (1 work)
Exhibited at the 2004 Southern Graphics Council National Conference
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Organizer: John Cizmar, University of Ohio, Athens, OH

 
   

Inscriptions: a Re-Collection of Memory - 2 Person Exhibition
National Invitational (15 works)
School of The Arts, Indiana University South Bend, South Bend, IN
Curator: Jeanne Logan, Exhibitions Director, Indiana University, South Bend, IN

 

2003

 

23rd Annual Statewide Alma Print Competition
Statewide Juried Traveling (1 work)
Nov. - Dec. 2003: Flora Kirsch Beck Gallery, Alma College, Alma, MI
Jan. Feb 2004: Kellogg Community College, Battle Creek, MI
April - May 2004: Crooked Tree Art Council, Petoskey, MI
Juror: Kathryn J. Reeves, Professor of Art - Printmaking, Purdue University,
West Lafayette, IN

 
   

43rd Annual Grater Michigan Art Exhibition
Statewide Juried (1 work)
Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Arts, Midland Center for the Arts, Midland. MI
Juror: Donna-Maria Bruton, Associate Professor, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

 
   

Johanna Paas - Prints (Featured Artist for Hispanic Heritage Month)
Local Invitational (8 works)
Central Michigan Multicultural Educational Center
Bovee Student Center, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

 
   

Central Michigan Art Department Annual Faculty Show
Local Open Invitational (3 works)
University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, Michigan

 
   

Tracing Times: International Portfolio Exchange Exhibition
International Invitational Traveling Exhibition (1 work)
Aug. 2003: 3rd Impact International Print Conference
Michaelis School of Fine Art University, Cape Town, South Africa
Nov. 2003: Gittens Gallery, Department of Art and Art History, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
Curator: Justin Diggle, Professor of Art - Printmaking, University of Utah,
Salt Lake City, UT

 
   

4 TO GO - Four Person Exhibition
National Invitational (12 works)
Maude Kerns Art Center, Eugene, OR
Curator: Tina Schroger, Gallery Director, Maude Kerns Art Center, Eugene, OR

 
   

2003 National Juried Exhibition
National Juried (1 work)
ArtCentre of Plano, Plano, Texas
Juror: Elizabeth A. Yarosz-Ash, Professor, Midwestern State University,
Wichita Falls, TX

 

2002

 

Drawing Invitational
National Invitational (1 work)
Lemon Street Gallery, Kenosha, WI
Organized by: Lisa Bigalke, Lecturer at Parkdale College, Kenosha, WI
Jurga Petkus, Director of Lemon Street Gallery, Kenosha, WI

 
   

Extensions: CMU Art Faculty Exhibition
Local Open Invitational (2 works)
Andersen Enrichment Center, Saginaw, Michigan
Curator: Julia Morrisroe, Director of The University Gallery, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI

 
   

Central Michigan Art Department Annual Faculty Show
Local Open Invitational (3 works)
University Art Gallery, Mount Pleasant, MI

 

2001

 

4th Biennial Exhibition
International Juried Exhibition (1 work)
A.I.R. Gallery, New York, New York
Juror: Anne Ellegood, Curator, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY

 
   

New Faculty Exhibition
Local Open Invitational (3 works)
Grand Valley University Art Gallery, Performance Art Building, Allendale, MI

 
   

Johanna Paas-Prints: Solo Exhibition
National Invitational (10 works)
The Garden Gallery, Galleria Tonantzin: Women’s Contemporary Art
San Juan Bautista, California

 
   

Positive Negative, 16th National All Media Juried Exhibition
National Juried (1 work)
Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee State University, Greenville, NC
Juror: Phillip Morsberger, Ruskin Master of Drawing, Oxford University, Augusta, GA

 
   

Trace of Fate: Johanna Paas  - Solo Exhibition
Master of Fine Art Exit Exhibit (15 works)
Foster Gallery, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

 
   

The First Ten Years Invitational: Resident Artists 1991-2001
National Invitational (3 works)
Atrium Gallery, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

 
   

National Printmaking Exhibition 2001
National Juried (1 work)
The College of New Jersey, Ewing, New Jersey
Juror: Diana Gonzales Gandolfi, Painter, Printer and Educator, Highland Park, NJ

 
   

The Boston Printmaker 2001 North American Print Exhibition
National Juried (1 work)
808 Gallery, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts
Juror: David Kiehl, Curator of Prints and Drawings at The Whitney Museum of
American Art, New York, NY
Curator: Justin Diggle, Professor of Art, University of Utah