Artist Resume

Full Resume
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ncluding general information on Massey’s techniques

Ann James Massey Full Resume
Updated January 2022

Ann James Massey CV complet
mis à jour janvier 2018

Partial Resume

Ann James Massey Partial Resume
Updated January 2022

Ann James Massey CV Partielle
mis à jour 23 janvier 2022

Selected Exhibits & Shows

From Here to There
1996 retrospective of 26 years of drawings and paintings by Ann James Massey,
Chamizal National Memorial, El Paso, Texas, USA

ING Discerning Eye Exhibition 2008
Mall Galleries, The Mall, London, UK

The Royal Society of Painters, Sculptors & Gravers Annual Open Exhibition 2019
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Mall Galleries, The Mall, London, UK

The Society of Women Artists 136-144th & 146-148th, 158th & 159th Annual Exhibitions
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Westminster Gallery, Westminster Central Hall to the 141st, thereafter Mall Galleries, The Mall, London, UK

American Artists Professional League 62-63rd, 65th, 67-69th, 71st, 73-74th, 78th, 80th & 90th Grand National Exhibitions
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Salmagundi Club, New York, NY USA

The Third Worldwide Exhibition of Fine Arts in Miniature
Smithsonian Institute, Arts and Industries Building, Washington, DC USA

5th World Federation of Miniaturists Exhibition
Gallery of Russian Academy of Art, Moscow, Russia

Knickerbocker Artists Annual 40th and 41st National Open Exhibitions
Salmagundi Club, New York, NY USA

Allied Artists of America 77th, 87th & 105-107th Annual Exhibitions
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National Arts Club, New York, NY USA

Academic Artists Association 43rd National Exhibition of Contemporary Realism in Art
First Church Gallery, Springfield Mass USA

Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 99th, 102-105th, 107th, 112nd, 121st & 122nd Annual Exhibitions
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National Arts Club, New York USA

The Miniature Painters, Sculptors, & Gravers Society of Washington, D.C. 61st, 63rd, 64th & 71st Annual International Exhibitions
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Art Club of Washington, Washington, D.C. USA

The Miniature Art Society of Florida’s 20th, 21st, 22nd, 24th, 25th, 27th, 30th & 35th International Miniature Art Show
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Bellview Mido-Resort Hotel, Clearwater, FL USA (20-24th),
St. Petersburg Museum of Art, St. Petersburg, FL USA (25th)
Dunedin, FL USA (27th & 30th)
Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art, Tarpon Springs, Fl USA (35th)

8-10th UKCPS Open International Exhibitions
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Royal Birmingham Society of Artists Gallery, Birmingham, UK (8th)
Stamford Art Centre, Stamford, UK (9th)
Methodist Central Hall, Westminster, London UK (10th)

The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists Open Exhibition 2001 and the Prize Exhibition 2003
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Royal Birmingham Society of Artists Gallery, Birmingham UK

The Royal Scottish Academy 176th Annual Exhibition
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McLellan Galleries, Glasgow SCOTLAND

The UK Coloured Pencil Society 2nd & 3rd Annual Exhibition
Patchings Farm Art Centre, Calverton, Nottinghamshire UK

The Fourth Annual United Kingdom Coloured Pencil Society’s International Exhibition 2005
Kington, Herefordshire, UK

1993-1995 International Colored Pencil Society of America Exhibitions
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Birmingham, MI USA (’93)
Portland, OR USA (’94)
Cleveland, OH, USA (’95)

Women Reflect, three woman exhibition
Carlsbad Museum of Art, Carlsbad, New Mexico USA

International Nexus ’92
Trammell Crow Art Center, Dallas, Texas USA

Oil Painters of America
The Prince Gallery, Chicago, Illinois USA

Cercle des Arts de Paris Salon d’Exposition de Peinture, Sculpture et Gravure
Marie du 4ème arrondissement de Paris FRANCE

American Drawing Biennial III
Muscarell Museum of Art, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia USA


Selected Honors & Awards

Inclusion in the Art Renewal Center online museum specializing in classical and realist art

Inclusion in the Art Renewal Center’s Living Masters Gallery
Among the initial 36 artists chosen for the honor of being named a “true living master”

Barbara Tate Awards for an Oil Painting
The Society of Women Artists 140th & 141st Annual Exhibitions, London UK

The Len G. Everett Memorial Award
Allied Artists of America 105th Annual Exhibition,
New York, New York USA

John R. Grabach Memorial Award for Oil
The American Artists Professional League 71st Grand National Exhibition, New York, New York USA

Lawrence von Beidel Memorial Award
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 121st Annual Exhibition, New York, New York USA

Silver Medal of Honor in the Graphics and Drawing Division
Knickerbocker Artists Annual 40th National Open Exhibition, New York, New York USA

John Angelone Award for Excellence in Oil
The American Artists Professional League 90th Grand National Exhibition, New York, New York USA

Frank C. Wright Jr. Medal of Honor in Pastel and Graphics
The American Artists Professional League 78th Grand National Exhibition,
New York, New York USA

The Allied Artists Award
The American Artists Professional League 73rd Grand National Exhibition,
New York, New York USA

Katherine A. Lovell Memorial Award for Oil
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 102nd Annual Exhibition,
New York, New York USA

American Artists Professional League Award for Graphics
The American Artists Professional League 62nd Grand National Exhibition, New York, New York USA

National Arts Club Award for Graphics
Allied Artists of America 77th Annual Exhibition,
National Arts Club, New York, New York USA

Leila Gardin Sawyer Memorial Award
The American Artists Professional League 80th Grand National Exhibition, New York, New York USA

First Places in Drawing, Pastel, and Scrimshaw
The Miniature Art Society of Florida’s 20th & 25th International Miniature Art Shows,

Clearwater, Florida & St. Petersburg, Florida USA

Second Place in Drawing, Pastel, and Scrimshaw
The Miniature Art Society of Florida’s 24th International Miniature Art Shows,

St. Petersburg, Florida USA

Second Place in Figure
The Miniature Art Society of Florida’s 30th International Miniature Art Shows,

St. Petersburg, Florida USA

First Prize in Graphics
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club Members Exhibition 2002,
The Broome Street Gallery, New York, New York USA

Director’s Award
The American Artists Professional League 69th Grand National Exhibition,
New York, New York USA

The President’s Award for Pastels & Graphics
The American Arists Professional League 74th National Exhibition,
New York, New York USA

The Derwent Award
The World of Coloured Pencil, Cumberland Pencil Museum, Greta Bridge, Keswick, UK

The Derwent Award
The UK Coloured Pencil Society 3rd Annual Exhibition,
 Calverton, Nottinghamshire UK

Best of Show $6,500.00 Purchase Award
1991 Sierra Medical Center’s Annual El Paso Art Association Exhibitions, El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas USA

Huthsteiner $3,500.00 Purchase Award
1992 Sierra Medical Center’s Annual El Paso Art Association Exhibitions, El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas USA

Frank B. and Mary Anderson Cassidy Memorial Award for a Human Family Theme
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 107th Annual Open Exhibition
, New York, NY USA

The Nora Roth Memorial Award
Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club 122nd Annual Open Exhibition
, New York, NY USA

First Prize
Humanity (sponsored by the Cultural Center of Cape Cod) online exhibition

Grand Prix du Salon (Best of Show)
33e Salon National d’Art de l’Automne, Société Régionale des Amis des Beaux Arts,
Issoudon, FRANCE

First Place
Family Members 2019 Art-Competition.net (sponsored by Art-Competition.net) online exhibition

Finalist in the Portrait Category
The Artist’s Magazine 1995 Art Competition
(top 200 of more than 9,500 entries) &
the 1993 Art Competition (top 200 of more than 11,500 entries) USA

Second Place
Femme (sponsored by Art Fluent) online exhibition

Second Place in Drawing, Pastel, and Scrimshaw
The Miniature Art Society of Florida’s 24th International Miniature Art Shows,

St. Petersburg, Florida USA

Second Place in Figure
The Miniature Art Society of Florida’s 24th International Miniature Art Shows,
St. Petersburg, Florida USA

Exclusive Cover Art
The Colored Pencil Society’s 1992 Membership Directory (only the 2nd artist to be so chosen) USA

Special recommendation “for uniqueness and originality”
The UK Coloured Pencil Society 2nd Annual Exhibition,
 Calverton, Nottinghamshire UK

The People’s Choice Award, The Lyra Award, and a Special Commendation
The Fourth Annual United Kingdom Coloured Pencil Society’s International Exhibition 2005
Kington, Herefordshire, UK

Finalist
Visual Art Open Prize 2021, Visual Art Open, online

Winner
Art Calendar Magazine Quarterly National Juried Centerfold Competition
 (top 20 out of 368 entries) USA

Second Prize Oil or Acrylic in Oil Technique & the same painting was chosen for the show poster
Women Artists of the West Fourth International Juried Competition, Biloxi, Mississippi USA

El Paso Artists’ Hall of Fame
Inducted in 2001


Selected Publications


Books

14th Annual ARC Salon Catalog (1 Painting included)
Who’s Who in American Art (since 1993)
Strokes of Genius 2 (1 drawing included)
Best of Colored Pencil 1 (5 drawings included)
Best of Colored Pencil 2 (1 drawing included)
Best of Colored Pencil 3 (1 drawing included)
Portrait Inspirations (1 drawing included)
Colored Pencil Basics (1 drawing included)
Exploring Colored Pencil by Sandra Angelo (2 drawings included)
Colored Pencil Society of America Signature Showcase (1 drawing included)
Getting the Word Out: The Artist’s Guide to Self Promotion (1 drawing included)
Colored Pencil Basics by Sandra Angelo (2 drawings included)
Dixonary by Tom Dixon (1 drawing included)
Georgia Howl! The 5th Ohio Calvary in Kilpatrick’s Campaign and the Diary of Sgt William H Harding 
by David Dougherty (cover illustration)
Desert Modern and Beyond: El Paso Art 1960-2012 (1 painting included)

Magazines

Southwest Art Magazine (Dec/Jan 2020)
Circle Quarterly Art Review: An Examination of Current Trends & Original Practices in Visual Art (Fall 2019), France
International Artist
International Showcase of Award Winners: UK Coloured Pencil Society (April/May 2005)
The Artists Magazine
“Pencil Perfect Renderings” by Ann James Massey with Sandra Angelo (May 1993)
“New Titles to Expand Your Knowledge” book reviews by Ann James Massey (Sept 1993)
Ventanas
“Ann James Massey” by Myrna Zanetell (Fall 2006)
American Artist Magazine
“Colored Pencil Artists Get it Together” by Sandra Angelo (Mar 1994)
ArtAscent
Gardens (2021 June)
Dog Fancy Magazine (Mar 1994)
Business 94 (Dec/Jan)
Southwest Woman Magazine
“Ann Massey” by Holly Law (Jan 1993)
Mensa Bulletin, The Magazine of American Mensa
cover (Apr 1999)
cover (Apr/May 2002)
Opening shots (June 2018)
The Art Calendar (Mar 1999, Dec 1999)
Time Magazine European Edition July 2000
“Ebb and Flow of Art” letter by Ann James Massey
Manhattan Arts International (Mar – Apr 2000)
InformArt Magazine
“Five Artists on Understanding the Human Form” by Myrna Zanetell (Spring 2002)
El Paso Life
“Ann James Massey, A classic stroke of modern realism” by Joseph Burgess (Mar/Apr)
“Massey wins prestigious art award for second consecutive year (May/Jun 2002)
El Paso Inc. Magazine
“From El Paso to Paris” by Cindy Graff Cohen (April/May 2018)


Selected Memberships


The Society of Women Artists
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Elected Membership, UK

American Artists Professional League visit website
New York, Elected Membership, Signature USA

Catharine Lorillard Wolfe Art Club visit website
New York, Elected Membership USA

Allied Artists of America visit website
New York, Elected Membership USA

Colored Pencil Society of America visit website
Signature Member(1 of only 16 members granted signature membership status in the first year available)
Charter Member

United Kingdom Coloured Pencil Society (UKCPS) visit website
Silver Signature Member
Charter Member
Awarded Life Membership
President and Honorary President from 2004 – 2010

Mensa USA visit website