R e s u m e

Lives and works in East Meadow, NY

EDUCATION
2005  Molloy College, MS, Secondary Education
1998  Baruch College, Certificate in Desktop Publishing and New Media
1991  Hofstra University, MBA, Marketing with Distinction
1980  Vassar College, BA, Sociology major, Art minor
1975  BOCES, Cultural Arts Program for Gifted Students

ART EDUCATION
Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY, studied with Artist/Professor Alton Pickens
Michigan State University, 6 graduate honors art credits at Bedford College, London University, studied with Professor James Adley, summer 1977
Parsons School of Design, NY, NY,  with Bernie Stone (1977) and later with Milton Glaser
The Art Students League of New York, NY, NY, with Gustav Rehberger, Roberto de Lamonica, Marshall Glasier, Gregory d'Alessio, and Hananiah Harari
Art League of Long Island, Dix Hills, NY, with Kevin Larkin,  figure drawing with live model workshops with Joyce Kubat, watercolor workshops with Lorraine Rimmelin, and printmaking classes with Stephanie Navon Jacobson
Nassau Community College, Garden City, NY, with Katherine Archie, and at her Syosset studio
NYC printmaking with Irwin Rosenhouse. 1974
Art Guild of Port Washington, Manhasset, NY,  painting with alcohol inks with Lorraine Rimmelin and workshops in live model figure drawing with Joyce Kubat

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2022 
Paramount Theatre, Spotlight-Solo Exhibition, PIZZAZZ, Huntington, NY
2022  b.j. spoke gallery, Onward & Upward, Huntington, NY
2020  b.j. spoke gallery, COLOR BLAST, Huntington, NY
2019  Bryant Library, Abstract Adventures, Roslyn, NY
2018  b.j. spoke gallery, ABSTRACT WORLD, Huntington, NY
2017  Farmingdale Public Library, Farmingdale, NY
2016  Hicksville Public Library, Hicksville, NY, solo exhibition of 20 paintings
2016  North Bellmore Public Library, North Bellmore, NY, a collection of limited edition prints by Karen Kirshner, July, and August
2016  Westfield, Sunrise Mall Gallery, Massapequa, NY
1975  BOCES Cultural Arts Program

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2023
First Street Gallery,
2023 9 for 19 Show, 526 West 26th St., Suite 209, NY, NY, January 4-28, 2023

2022
National Art League,92nd Fall Members' Exhibition, 44-21 Douglaston Parkway, Douglaston, NY, Oct. 31-Dec. 3, 2022
Long Island Museum, 9th Annual LIMarts exhibition, Everything Is Possible, Main Gallery of the History Museum and Visitors Center, 1200 N. Country Road, Stony Brook, NY, Nov. 17 -Dec. 18,2022
Art League of Long Island, Members' Exhibition 2022, Part II A-L, Dix Hills, NY. Dec. 10, 2022 - Jan. 23, 2023.
National Association of Women Artists,
133rd Annual Exhibition, One Art Space, 23 Warren St. (Tribeca), NY, NY, Oct. 14-29,2022
Barnes Gallery, Suburban Art League Fall Exhibition, Garden City South, NY,  Oct. 1 - 31, 2022
311 Gallery, 2022 OMG, WOW! Pop Art, and Illustration Exhibit (International, nationally juried), October 7- November 26, 2022, 311 W. Martin St., Raleigh, NC.
b.j.spoke gallery, Art walk, and exhibition, Huntington, NY  October 2022
National League of American Pen Women, Members Exhibition, Farmingdale Public Library, Farmingdale, NY, October 1 – 31, 2022
The Depot Gallery, Exhibition Serendipitous, (three artists), Montauk, NY, Sept. 22-Oct. 3, curated by Chris Lucore, of the Lucore Art Gallery, Montauk, NY
Westbury Arts, Uncovered Treasures, Westbury Arts, September 4-30, 2022. Opening reception, Sun., Sept. 4, 7-9 PM, 255 Schenck Ave., Westbury, NY
George Billis Gallery, Art Market Design Hamptons, Water Mill, NY.
August 11-14
b.j. spoke gallery, Artists' Choice, (with Guest artist Grainne de Boutlear), August 2022
b.j.spoke gallery, Member Artists Showcase - a new generation, July 2022
AAEH (Artists Alliance of East Hampton), Some Like It Hot, Ashawagh Hall, Springs, East Hampton, NY, July 1-5
East Meadow Invitational 2022, EastMeadow Public Library, Front Street, E.M., NY, July.
Huntington Arts Council, Member Showcase, Main St. Gallery, Huntington, NY, June 10 - July 9,022
Camelback Gallery, Artist Invitational  2022 (International juried, virtual), Scottsdale, AZ, May 28 - August 28
Huntington Arts Council, Annual Benefit Auction 2022, at Coindre Hall, Huntington, NY, May 19, 2022
Taller Boricua Gallery, Evolution/Revolution, New York Society of Women Artists, New York, NY, May 20 - September 10, Opening reception, May 20, 6-9 pm, Artist talk, September 10, 2-4 pm
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, ABSTRACTIONS, Ashawagh Hall, Springs, NY, April 29 - May 6
LICA-A Long Island City Artists and Culture Lab LIC, A Queens Fine Art Spring AFFAIR, Culture Lab LIC, 5-25 46th Ave, LIC, NY, April 28 - May 30, 2022, gallery hours Tues, Thurs. 5-9 PM and Sat & Sun 1-9 PM
National League of American Pen Women, Long Island Branch, Spring Exhibition, b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY, March 30 - April 24
b.j. spoke gallery, April Members Exhibition, Huntington, NY, the month of April
Westbury Arts Women's History Month Art Exhibition, Westbury, NY, opening reception March 4, 6:30 - 9:00 PM, additional viewing available during gallery viewing hours:
Fridays: March 11, 18, and 25, from 2:00 PM until 6:00 PM
Saturdays: March 12, 19, and 26, from 12:00 PM until 4:00 PM
And by appointment.
SCORE (Southern California Open Regional Exhibition), In the Abstract, The San Fernando Valley Arts & Cultural Center, Encino, CA, juried by Robert Burridge, March 1 - 31, an online exhibition
b.j. spoke gallery, March Members Exhibition, Huntington, NY, March 1 - 31, in person
Islip Arts Council Gallery, Mother Nature, Westfield South Shore Mall, Bay Shore, NY, March 6 - April 27
Suburban Art League, Members' Art Exhibit, Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library, Plainview, NY, February 4 - 26
Huntington Arts Council, Bold Movements, Huntington, NY, juried by Andrea Cote,
February 4 – March 12
Art League of Long Island, 65th Annual Art League of Long Island Members' Exhibition 2022, Dix Hills, NY, juried by Mary Cantone, owner & curator of the William Ris Gallery, February 19 - March 11
Camelback Gallery, Abstracts with Red 2022 International Juried Painting Competition, Scottsdale AZ, juried by Howard Hartman (CEO of Bitcoin Gallery and ArtChain.info), Linka Lindus (award-winning artist, CB featured artist, juror, curator), and Kassandra Kaye (founder of Camelback Gallery, art consultant, curator), online exhibition
Camelback Gallery, Shades of Blue 2022 International Juried Visual Arts Competition, Scottsdale, AZ, juried by Howard Hartman (CEO of Bitcoin Gallery and ArtChain.info), Kathy Moore-Wilson (award-winning artist, CB featured Artist, owner of Pendragon Art Studio), and Sesse Lind (award-winning photographer, commercial photographer), online exhibition
Huntington Arts Council, Bold Movements, Huntington, NY, juried by Andrea Cote, February 4 - March 12
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Dream Horizons, East Hampton, NY, January 24 - February 28, virtual show
Art Essex Gallery, Invitational Exhibition, Westport, CT, January 12 - February 5, juried by David Masello
Trolley Barn Gallery, Double Take International Juried Art Exhibition, Poughkeepsie, NY, juried by Rachel Seligman, Skidmore curator of the TANG Museum, Skidmore College, January 21 - February 24
National Association of Women Artists, New Dimensions, NY, NY, a juried national online exhibition, January 15 - February 28
The Center for Contemporary Art, 2022 International Juried Exhibition, Bedminster, NJ, January 14 - February 26

2021
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton,
Holiday Small Works Exhibition, Gardener's Mill Cottage Gallery, East Hampton, NY, December 11 - January 1, 2022
The Painting Center, The Painting Center Benefit 2021, NY, NY, on Artsy, December 6 - 13, 2021
b.j. spoke gallery, Home for the Holidays, an art-inspired fundraiser for Long Island Coalition for the Homeless, December 2 - January 2, 2022
Red Dot Miami with the George Billis Gallery, Miami, FL, December 1 - 5
LICA-A Long Island City Artists, @ATLANTIC, FALL 2021, Landmark Arts Building, 5th floor, Chelsea, NY, November 30 - December 18
National Association of Women Artists, 132nd Annual Members Exhibition, NY, NY
Southampton Cultural Center, An Evening of Wine & Roses, Southampton, NY, October 16, 2021
ADC Fine Art Gallery, Art Comes Alive (ACA) 2021, Finalists' Exhibition, Cincinnati, OH, November 6 - January 7, 2022
National Association of Women Artists, 132nd Annual Members Exhibition, One Art Space, Tribeca, NY, October 16-23
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Autumn's Blaze, 2021, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY, October 1-3
The University of Southern Mississippi, 2021 National Juried Painting Exhibition, Gallery of Art and Design, Hattiesburg, MS, September 9 - October 1
LIC-A Long Island City Artists, Members Showcase 2021, Long Island City, NY, virtual exhibition, Spring-Summer
LIC-A Long Island City Artists, Members Showcase 2021, Plaxall Gallery, Long Island City, NY, September 2 - 26, in-person exhibit
b.j. spoke gallery, Artist's Choice, Huntington, NY, guests Lori Horowitz, Joyce Kubat, Lorraine Rimmelin, August 4 - 27
George Billis Gallery, LIVE SUMMER INVITATIONAL SHOW, Westport, CT, July 30 - August 28
Marin Society of Artists, Expressions 2021, San Rafael, CA, July 10- August 27, national open call, virtual exhibition
Art League of Long Island, Awakening, Dix Hills, NY, July 17 - September 6, national open call, virtual exhibition
Long Island Museum, Fragile, in the Cowles Gallery at the museum, Stony Brook, NY,  August 20 - December 19
Market Art & Design Hamptons, Bridgehampton, NY, August 12 - 15, sponsored by Artblend Gallery of Pompano Beach, Florida
Islip Art Museum, Forever Young, East Islip, NY, July 1 - August 15
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Spirit of Summer, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY, July 2 - July 6
Southampton Arts Center, Artisan Fair, Southampton, NY, June 26 - 27
b.j. spoke gallery, Kaleidoscope, Huntington, NY, month of June
Huntington Arts Council, Members Showcase 2021, Huntington, NY, June 4 - June 26
Art Guild of Port Washington, Members Showcase 2021, Manhasset, NY, June 4 - July 17
A.I.R. Gallery, KEEP ON KEEPIN’ ON: 2021 POSTCARD SHOW, Brooklyn, NY, May 28 - June 27
b.j. spoke gallery, Members Show, Huntington, NY, month of May
b.j. spoke gallery, Members Show, Huntington, NY, month of April
Art Essex Gallery, Virtual Invitational Exhibition, juried by art critic and writer David Masello, NY, NY, April 12 - May 15, online exhibition
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Spring Inspirations, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY, April 30 - May 5
Women in the Arts Foundation, 71-21: Five Decades of WIA Women in the Arts Foundation, Ceres Gallery, NY, NY, June 22 - July 17
LICA-A Long Island City Artists, @ATLANTIC, SPRING 2021, Landmark Arts Building, 5th floor, Chelsea, NY, APRIL 22 - MAY 8
b.j. spoke gallery, Members Show, Huntington, NY, the month of March
National Art League, Welcome Back On-Site Exhibition, Douglaston, NY, February 7 - April 25
b.j. spoke gallery, For the Love of Art, Huntington, NY, February 4 - 28
New York Society of Women Artists,  Women on the Edge of Time, Taller Boricua Gallery, New York, NY, the month of March, online exhibition
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, New Beginnings, East Hampton, NY, February
Karyn Mannix Contemporary, 17th Annual Love & Passion Show, Unmasked, East Hampton, NY, February 8 - 21, online exhibition
Guild Hall, 83rd Artist Members Exhibition, East Hampton, NY, March 6 - April 10
b.j. spoke gallery, Harvest of Artists, the month of January, Huntington, NY
New York Society of Women Artists, Memory Exhibition 2021, January, New York, NY
Las Laguna Art Gallery, small work - BIG TALENT, Laguna Beach, CA, January 7 - 31
Huntington Arts Council, In a New Light, Huntington, NY, January 8 - 30
Barnes Gallery, National Art League, 2021 Special Exhibition at the Barnes Gallery, Garden City, NY, January 5 - February 27
National League of American Pen Women, Juried 50th National Biennial Exhibition, DuPont Circle, Washington, DC, extended into April-May, 2021, due to the virus
ADC Fine Art Gallery, Art Comes Alive (ACA) National Competition, Cincinnati, OH, January 2021

2020
Long Island Museum, Every Day: Transforming Crisis Into Art, Stony Brook, NY, December 18 - February 14, 2021
b.j. spoke gallery, Inspiration, Huntington, NY, December 2 - 30
Art Guild of Port Washington, The Art of the Mark, Abstract Exhibition, Manhasset, NY, December 3 - January 10, 2021
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Holiday Virtual Show, East Hampton, NY,  November 21 - January 1, 2021
Greenpoint Gallery, November Virtual Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
LIC-A Long Island City Artists, LICA @ Atlantic 2020, Atlantic Gallery, Landmark Arts Building, Chelsea, NY, November 12-14, 18-21, 27-28
LIC-A Long Island City Artists, LIC-A Spring 2020, Online Exhibition
Kavanagh Gallery, Fine Line Creative Arts Center, Purely Abstract, St. Charles, IL, October 16 - November 21
b.j. spoke gallery, FALL BACK INTO ART, Huntington, NY, September 30 - October 25
Old Town Arts and Crafts Guild, Another Moment in Time, Cutchogue, NY
National Art League, 90th Annual Juried Open Exhibition, Douglaston, NY, October 1 - 31
National Association of Women Artists, Artist of the Day, NY, NY, September 16
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Members 2020 Fall Show, East Hampton, NY, October 3 - 4
b.j. spoke gallery, ART 6 ft ApART, Huntington, NY, August 2 - September 27
Islip Art Museum, Art at 50 plus: NEW BEGINNINGS, East Islip, NY, September 15 - November 7
Water Mill Museum, 28th Annual Member's Art Show, Water Mill, NY, September 10 - October 4
National Association of Women Artists, 131st Annual Members Exhibition, NY, NY, online, October 1 - December 30, 2020
Art Guild of Port Washington, Members' Exhibition, Manhasset, NY, September 13 - October 3
Art Guild of Port Washington, JUSTICE, Art that Empowers, Unifies and Inspires Change, Manhasset, NY, August 27 – September 12, 2020
The Painting Center, Ensemble: Together Again, Chelsea, NY, online, Aug. 5 - Dec. 31, 2020
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Colors of Hope, East Hampton, NY
National League of American Pen Women, Juried 50th National Biennial Exhibition, DuPont Circle, Washington, DC
Huntington Arts Council, Members Showcase, Huntington, NY
New York Society of Women Artists, Female Gender Identity and Equality, Iona College Arts Center, New Rochelle, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Joy of Color, Manhasset, NY
Art League of Long Island, Count Me in...Artist of the Day, Dix Hills, NY
Southampton Arts Center, Community Art Share - A virtual Exhibition, Southampton, NY
LiC-A  Long Island City Artists, A Spring 2020 Online Exhibition, Long Island City, NY
Art League of Long Island, The BIG Picture, Dix Hills, NY
The White Room Gallery, All the Places We Go, Bridgehampton, NY
Guild Hall, 82nd Artist Members Exhibition, East Hampton, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Heart & Soul, Huntington, NY
A.I.R. Gallery, Fe*Mail* Art: 2020 Postcard Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY
Karyn Mannix Contemporary, 16th Annual Love & Passion, Wonderlust, a pop-up exhibit held at Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY
National Association of Women Artists, Small Works Winter 2020, Juried Show, NY, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, NEW VISION 2020, Huntington, NY
National Art League, 2020 National Art League Special Exhibition, Barnes Gallery, Garden City, NY

2019
East Meadow
Invitational Exhibition, Samanea Mall, Westbury, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Art From the Heart 10x10 Holiday Fund Raiser & Exhibit, Manhasset, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Harvest of Artists, Huntington, NY
Islip Art Museum, ART at 50-PLUS, East Islip, NY
Greenpoint Gallery, Open Call Juried Salon Show, Brooklyn, NY
Art League of Long Island, Members' Exhibition, Dix Hills, NY
National Art League, 89th Annual Juried Exhibition, Douglaston, NY
Long Island Museum, Anything Goes, Stony Brook, NY
National League of American Pen Women, Shelter Rock Art Gallery, Manhasset, NY
National Association of Women Artists, New Members' Exhibition, One Art Space, NY, NY
Suburban Art League, Fall Holiday 2019 Members' Exhibit, Barnes Gallery, Garden City South, NY
The University of Southern Mississippi, 2019 National Juried Painting National, Gallery of Art and Design, Hattiesburg, MS
ADC Fine Art Gallery, Art Comes Alive (ACA) 2019, Finalists' Exhibition, Cincinnati, OH
National Art League, Artist of the Month for September, Douglaston, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Members' Exhibition, Huntington, NY
Art League of Nassau County, Summer 2019 Members' Exhibit, Barnes Gallery, Garden City, NY
National Association of Women Artists, 130th Anniversary Annual Members' Exhibition, One Art Space, Tribeca, NY
Guild Hall, Clothesline Art Sale, East Hampton, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Basquiat Street 2 Spoke, Huntington, NY
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Celebration, Ashawagh Hall, Springs, NY
NYA Gallery, Conceptual, NY, NY
New York Society of Women Artists, Between the Lines, Blue Mountain Gallery, NY, NY
Blink Artists Show, ADC Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
National Association of Women Artists, New York, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Members Only, Huntington, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Members' Showcase, Manhasset, NY
National League of American Pen Women, Wantagh Library, Wantagh, NY
National League of American Pen Women, Roslyn Village Art Gallery, Roslyn, NY
Art League of Long Island, Diversity in our Lives, Dix Hills, NY
A.I.R. Gallery, Wish You Were Here 19 Postcard Show, Brooklyn, NY
National Art League, at the Barnes Gallery, Garden City, NY
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Walls of Dreams, Ashawagh Hall, Springs, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Artists Choice, Huntington, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Red, Manhasset, NY
Cape Cod Art Center, Opposites Attract, Barnstable, MA
National Association of Women Artists, Small Works juried exhibition, NY, NY
Gallery 104, Texture Show for Fashion Week, NY, NY   
NYA Contemporary Art Gallery, Armory Week Grand Opening, NY, NY
Suburban Art League, Members Show, Plainview-Old Bethpage, NY
National Art League, Small & Big Works Exhibition, Douglaston, NY
Guild Hall, 81st Members Exhibition, East Hampton, NY
Karyn Mannix Contemporary, 15th Annual Love & Passion, Decadence of Distortion, a pop-up exhibit held at Kathryn Markel Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY
The White Room Gallery, Black & White, Bridgehampton, NY
National Art League, Space, members exhibition, Douglaston, NY
National Association of Women Artists, Pushing Paint, NY, NY
National League of American Pen Women, DuPont Circle, Washington, DC
National League of American Pen Women, Long Island Branch, bj spoke gallery, Huntington, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Members Exhibition, Huntington, NY
East Meadow Public Library, Annual Exhibition, East Meadow, NY
NYA Gallery, Equinox, NY, NY   
Long Island Museum, "I sing the body electric: Inspired by the written word," Stony Brook, NY
(AAEH) Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Visions of Spring, Ashawagh Hall, Springs, NY
Independent Artists Society, Members Show, Jericho Public Library, Jericho, NY 

2018
National League of American Pen Women, on Dupont Circle, Washington, DC
Long Island Museum, Silver Linings, Stony Brook, NY
Art League of Long Island, Members' Exhibition, Dix Hills, NY
National Art League, Members Exhibit, Douglaston, Queens, NY
Long Island Museum, Wanderlust, Stony Brook, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Blue, Manhasset, NY
Barrett Art Center, Funhouse Exhibition, Poughkeepsie, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Artists Invite Artists, Huntington
b.j. spoke gallery, Spring Fever, Huntington, NY
Guild Hall, 80th Annual Membership Exhibition, East Hampton, NY
Suburban Art League, Members' Exhibition, Plainview-Old Bethpage Public Library, Plainview, NY
The White Room Gallery, Flow, Bridgehampton, NY
The White Room Gallery, Element of Surprise, Bridgehampton, NY
National Art League, Artworks Exhibition, Barnes Gallery, Garden City, NY
National Art League, Big and Little Exhibition, Douglaston, NY
National Art League, 88th Annual Open Juried Exhibition, Douglaston, NY
East Meadow Public Library, Annual Exhibition, East Meadow, NY
National League of American Pen Women, Unitarian Universalist Church, Freeport, NY
National League of American Pen Women, Viaduct Gallery, Des Moines, Iowa 
Huntington Arts Council, LP-12x12' Exhibition, Main Streeet Gallery, Huntington, NY
IAS (Independent Artists Society Annual Members Exhibition), Jericho Library, Jericho, NY
ADC Gallery, Blink Art Artists Showcase, Cincinnati, OH
Atlantic Gallery, Who Are You? International Juried Exhibition, Chelsea, NY, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Annual Members Showcase, Manhasset, NY
Huntington Arts Council, 2018 Members Exhibition, Main Street Gallery, Huntington, NY
Suburban Art League, 2018 Open Juried Art Show, Woodbury, NY
Caumsett Foundation Juried Exhibit/Auction, Caumsett State Park, Huntington, NY
Art League of Long Island, Strolling Gallery Exhibition with Joyce Kubat, Dix Hills, NY
Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Summer Show, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY
Art League of Long Island, Strolling Gallery with Keven Larkin, Dix Hills, NY
ADC Fine Art Gallery, Art Comes Alive (ACA) National Competition, Cincinnati, OH
Artists Alliance of East Hampton, Fall Show, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, September Exhibition, Huntington, NY

2017
Guild Hall, Members' Exhibit, East Hampton, NY
Guild Hall, Clothesline Art Sale, East Hampton, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Absolutely Abstract Juried Show, Manhasset, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Members' Exhibition, Manhasset, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, 10 x 10 Art Auction, Manhasset, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Faces & Figures, Manhasset, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Art Walk Exhibition, Huntington, NY
East Meadow Public Library, Annual Art Exhibition, East Meadow, NY
East Meadow Public Library, Annual Invitational, East Madown, NY
Huntington Arts Council, Conversations in Color, Huntington, NY
Huntington Arts Council, Members' Exhibition, Huntington, NY
Town of North Hempstead, Arts Matter, Manhasset, NY
Suburban Art League, Barnes Gallery, Garden City, NY
Dehn Gallery, Flight, Manchester, CT
Art League of Long Island, Members' Exhibition, Dix Hills, NY
Long Island Museum, Animal Kingdom: From Tame to Wild," Stony Brook, NY
Long Island Museum, Baby It's Cold Outside, Stony Brook, NY
National Art League, Holiday Exhibition & Sale, Douglaston, NY
National League of American Pen Women, Unitarian Universalist Church, Freeport, NY
National Art League, Members' Exhibition, Douglaston, NY

2016
East Meadow Public Library, Mother/Daughter (Betty & Karen) Exhibit, East Meadow, NY, with a combined 40 paintings
Town of Oyster Bay, 42nd Rotational Art Show, Oyster Bay, NY, showed Elephant Crush, Birds of Paradise, and Stress, throughout all of 2016
b.j. spoke gallery, Harvest of Artists, Huntington, NY, exhibited Faith
Huntington Arts Council, Conversations in Color Juried Show, Huntington, NY
Huntington Arts Council, Members Showcase, Huntington, NY
Town of North Hempstead, Arts Matter, Manhasset, NY
Art League of Long Island, Members' Exhibition, Dix Hills, NY
East Meadow Public Library, Annual Invitational, East Meadow, NY
East Meadow Public Library, Annual Art Exhibition, East Meadow, NY, 2016, exhibited Window to my World and Faith
Town of Oyster Bay, Art Exhibition and Sale, Woodbury Jewish Center, Woodbury, NY, May 15
Art Guild of Port Washington, Members' Showcase, Manhasset, NY, May - June 2016, exhibited Vigil/Sentinel
Westfield-Sunrise Mall, Featured Artist display, Massapequa, NY, exhibited 8 paintings, April
Art Guild of Port Washington, Lines: Through Thick and Thin, Manhasset, NY, with paintings Cityscape and Joyride, April - May

2015
b.j. spoke gallery, Harvest of Artists, Huntington, NY
Dick Blick Art Store Mothers' Day exhibition, exhibited Spring is Here! and Betty Kirshner's watercolor Maternal Love
b.j. spoke gallery, Summer Harvest of Artists, Huntington, NY, exhibited Red Gold #1, Blue-Green Rhapsody and BIZZY-BEE, and Betty B. Kirshner's watercolor, Time and Memories Past Recalled, August
East Meadow Public Library, Annual Art Exhibition, East Meadow, NY, exhibited Spring is Here! and A Woman Like Mum

2014
Katherine Archie Studio, Fellow Painters, Garden City Public Library, Garden City, NY
East Meadow Public Library, Annual Exhibition, East Meadow, NY
Garden City Group Show, non-juried, Garden City, NY, December, exhibited Playtime and Feed the Monkeys

1987
Canberra's National Art Show, Canberra, Australia

1982
East Meadow,
East Meadow Art Show, exhibited "Mary" painting
Le Figaro Cafe, Mother/Daughter Exhibit, Greenwich Village, NY, NY, November

1980
TMP Second Annual Art Show won Second Prize (illustration) and Participation Award on May 7 

1979
Vassar College Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY

1978
Long Beach Co-op Gallery,
NY, NY, showed 5 pieces
East Meadow Library, East Meadow, NY
Vassar College Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY

1977
East Meadow Library, East Meadow, NY

1976
Nassau Community College, Firehouse Gallery, Garden City, NY
East Meadow Library, East Meadow, NY

1975
BOCES
Cultural Arts student, winter/spring (certificate), One Woman Art Show, June (teacher Sybil Kleinman), and exhibited in several group shows
East Meadow Library, East Meadow, NY

1974
East Meadow High School, Art Show, East Meadow, NY, Fall

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Newsday, Faces of Long Island, "I was raised in a home filled with art...," Sept. 2, 2022 online edition.
East Meadow Herald, Art was her 'healing drug,' April 28, 2022
BLINK Art Resource Catalogue, 2020
BLINK Art Resource Catalogue, 2019, page 135
Spoke/IN, cover artist, b.j. spoke gallery online magazine, Volume 1, Issue 4, February 2019
Spoke/IN, Becoming an Artist, by Karen L. Kirshner, b.j. spoke gallery online magazine, Volume 1, Issue 6, pp 10-11, April 2019       
East Meadow Herald, East Meadow painter is breaking ground in abstact art, September 27, 2018
The Huntington Arts Council Arts Cultural News, Fall/Winter, 2018
Long Island Weekly (Anton Media Group publications and Newsday supplement, She's a Wanderer), April 25 - May 1, 2018
Island Now, North Shore Artists Pair Up for Artist's Choice, February 7, 2018
Roslyn News, Roslyn Artists Exhibit in Huntington, February 4, 2018
(Appeared in all publications owned by Blank Slate Media,including New hyde Park, Manhasset, Roslyn, and Great Neck)
Blink Art Resource Catalogue, 2018, page 149
East Meadow Herald, East Meadow artist a finalist in LI Museum Art Competition, Sept. 7 and September 14, 2017
Xanadu Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, catalog, September 2017
Xanadu Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ, catalog, July 2016

REPRESENTATION
Sunflower Fine Art, Garden City South, NY
b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY
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MEMBERSHIPS
Women in the Arts Foundation, NY, NY
National Association of Women Artists
New York Society of Women Artists
b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, NY
National League of American Pen Women
Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY
Huntington Arts Council, Huntington, NY
National Art League, Douglaston, Queens, NY
Art Guild of Port Washington, Port Washington, NY
Independent Artists Society, Plainview, NY
East End Arts, Riverhead, NY
Art League of Long Island, Dix Hills, NY
Long Island Museum (Artist Member), Stony Brook, NY
Suburban Art League, Syosset, NY
Islip Arts Council, East Islip, NY
Artists Alliance of East Hampton, East Hampton, NY
Long Island City Artists at the Plaxall Gallery, Long Island City, NY
Patchogue Art Center and Gallery
Montauk Artists Association
Westbury Arts