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Education:

                2001       Savannah College of Art and Design; Bachelor of Fine Arts: Painting

 

Solo and Joint Exhibitions:

                2019       trampling out the vintage Haley Fine Art, Sperryville VA

                2017       Country/No Country Roots Up Gallery, Savannah GA

                2015       Televisions Rocket to Venus, Baltimore MD (with Joseph Young)

                2014       Woodberry TV Hill Haley Fine Art, Sperryville VA

                2012       American Villages 1704Lincoln Gallery, Savannah, GA

                2011       LOCAL Local 1110, Savannah GA

                2010       Covers Minas Gallery; Baltimore MD (with Joseph Young)

                2009       The Rumors Are True Creative Alliance Main Gallery; Baltimore MD

                                   (with Megan Hildebrandt)

                2008       Deep Falls Antreasian Gallery; Baltimore, MD (with Joseph Young)

                2007       New Encaustic Paintings & Book Swap Hamilton Art Center; Baltimore MD

                2006       The Works Greenbelt Community Center, Greenbelt MD

                2005       Work Creative Alliance at the Patterson; Baltimore MD

                2003       Telescapes Atwell’s Art and Frame; Savannah GA

 

Selected Juried and Group Exhibitions:

                2018       Into The Blue Blue Spiral 1; Asheville NC

                2017       Artists For Truth Benefit Exhibition Space Camp Gallery, Baltimore MD

                2016       Other Words For Nature Cowell Family Cancer Center; Traverse City MI

                2016       Paperwork Jordan Faye Contemporary; Baltimore MD

                2015       Crankie Fest Creative Alliance at the Patterson; Baltimore MD

                2015       Patrons for Provisions The Block; Hudson OH

                2015       The Light By Which We See Andalusia Farm; Milledgeville GA

                2015      <500 MAP Gallery; Baltimore MD

                2015       Fresh 1704 Lincoln; Savannah GA

                2014       Practical Feminism Radiator Gallery; Queens NY

                2014       Into That Darkness Peering Edgar Allan Poe Museum; Richmond VA

                2013       Content, An Exhibition Athens Center for Contemporary Art; Athens GA

                2013       Eyesplice: Traces HEREarts; New York, NY

                2013       About Face S.P.A.C.E. Gallery; Savannah GA

                2013       Preserving A Sense Of Place Ships of the Sea Museum; Savannah GA

                2013       Telfair Art Ball Jepson Center for the Arts; Savannah GA

                2012       Man in State of Cohen’s Retreat; Savannah GA

                2012       Eye to Eye: The Making of We Indigo Sky Gallery; Savannah GA

                2012       Southern Discomfort 1704Lincoln  Gallery; Savannah GA

                2011       Unreliable Narrators Creative Alliance; Baltimore MD

                2010       Celestial Fragments Primo Piano LivinGallery; Lecce, Italy

                2009       Common Ground; 11 Americans in Lisbon Galleria 9 Arte; Lisbon, Portugal

                2009       Local Color Towson University; Towson, MD

                2009       SCAD Painting Alumni Exhibition Pei Ling Chan Gallery; Savannah, GA

                2009       Encaustic Works 2009 The Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle; New Rochelle, NY

                2009       Seven From Savannah 2 Car Garage Gallery; Savannah, GA

                2007       Conflict & Peace Columbia Art Center; Columbia, MD

                2007       Nudes: Annual Benefit Gala Maryland Art Place; Baltimore, MD                                                              

  

Publications:

                2018       Illustrator: The Gilded Auction Block by Shane McCrae (NYC, Farrar, Straus, and Giroux)

                2017       Contributing Visual Artist: Daniel Hope: For Seasons Duetsche Grammaphon GmbH, Berlin

                2016       Cover Artist: Fiscal Year 2016 Annual Report Maryland State Arts Council. Print.

                2016       Illustrator: Amanda by Amanda McCormick. (Baltimore, Ink Press Productions)

                2014       Contributing Visual Artist: Parallax Issue Two. Brooklyn, Singing Saw Press. Print.

                2014       Cover Artist:  Washington Square Review, Summer/Fall. NYU Creative Writing Program.  Print.

                2014       Cover Artist: Forgiveness, Forgiveness by Shane McCrae (North Amherst, Factory Hollow Press)

                2012       Cover Artist: Easter Rabbit by Joseph Young, second edition (Baltimore, Publishing Genius)   

                2010       Interior Illustrator: I Wasn't Built For A Life Like This  by Caleb Stine                                                                                                              

                2010       Cover Artist: Easter Rabbit by Joseph Young (Baltimore, Publishing Genius)

 

Grants and Awards:

                2016      Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Grant Recipient

                2012      Citizen Advocacy Eye To Eye Artist Fellowship, Savannah GA

Permanent Collections

                Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA

                Clayton College and State University, Atlanta, GA

Professional Experience:

                2016              Workshop Instructor, Make Night; The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore MD

                2015              Workshop Instructor; The Studios at Key West; Key West FL

                2014-13      President; Board of Directors, Flannery O’Connor Home Foundation, Inc

                2014-12      Board of Directors, Flannery O’Connor Home Foundation, Inc

                2012              Co-founder; Flannery O’Connor Annual Parade, Savannah GA

                2013-11      Treasurer, Creative Forces Artist Collective

                2012              Visual Art Curator: Savannah Stopover Music Festival

                2012              Art Teacher: Salvation Army CAPA Program, Savannah GA

                2011             Curator: Ossabaw Works On Paper and Wood; Atwell’s Art & Frame;

                                         Savannah, GA

                2011-10      Visiting Artist Program; Ossabaw Island, GA

                2010-09      Visiting Artist Lecturer; Maryland Institute College of Art; Baltimore, MD

                2009              Co-Curator: Wax Actual Juried Show; Amalie Rothschild Gallery; Baltimore, MD

                2009-7         Artist-In-Residence; Creative Alliance At The Patterson; Baltimore MD

                2008             Resident Artist: American Visionary Art Museum; Baltimore MD

                2007             Visiting Artist, Harford Community College; Bel Air MD

                2006             Visiting Artist, Clayton College State University; Atlanta GA

                2006             Visiting Artist, Greenbelt Community Center; Greenbelt MD

 

Bibliography:

Phillips, Maya. “The Gilded Auction Block: Review.” American Poets, Fall/Winter 2018

House, April. “Collecting Contemporary; Christine Sajecki” Baltimore Business Journal 16 March 2018

Michalski, Jen. “A Good Woman Is Hard To Find; Baltimore Artist Starts Flannery O’Connor Parade and Block Party in Savannah”

                17 March 2014

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Falls, Susan and Smith, Jessica. “Sanctioned and Unsanctioned Public Art.” Anthropology Now.  5.1. (2013) 67-84. Print.
Hersh, Allison. “Christine Sajecki’s moody, dreamy ‘American Villages’ captures wild beauty.” Savannah Morning News 6 May 2013

Solod, Lisa. “Eye to Eye” Savannah Magazine 19 Oct. 2012

Hersh, Allison. “The Art of Community” Savannah Morning News 21 Oct. 2012

Hersh, Allison. “Wax Tracks” Savannah Morning News 6 May 2012

Fishman, Jane.  “A Good Utility Is Hard To Find With Georgia Power Lurking” Savannah Morning News 29 Jan. 2011

Walsh, William. "On Collaboration, IV: Joseph Young & Christine Sajecki." 20 April  2010 <http://kenyonreview.org/blog/?author=75&paged=3>

Ebstien, Alex. "Just the Wax." Baltimore City Paper 29 April 2009

Natale, Nancy. "The Platonic Ideal of Encaustic." 7 May 2009 <http://artinthestudio.blogspot.com/2009/05/platonic-ideal-of-encaustic.html>

Novak, Jessica. “The Rumors Are True.” Baltimore Examiner 19 January 2009

Gunts, Edward. “An East Baltimore Balancing Act.” Baltimore Sun 22 January 2009

Young, Joseph. "Waiting Train, Christine Sajecki, Waiting Train." 26 May 2006 <http://baltimoreinterview.blogspot.com/search?q=christine+sajecki>

Hersh, Allison. "Fascinated With Phones."  Savannah Morning News 14 Sept. 2003