ABOUT KÁRIN

Kárin Lowney-Seed is an award winning artist with a sharp and direct style. Her paintings are bold, confident and colorful with a keen eye for visual balance and intrigue. Ms. Lowney-Seed has shown her work throughout the country and is part of many private collections. Her paintings and sculpture have been a part of numerous exhibitions including the Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn NY, The Philadelphia Art Museum, The Art Institute of Chicago, Art Basel Miami and Art Expo New York (invitational). Featured as an expert artist on The Learning Channel, Kárin holds an MFA and BA from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago ("SAIC").

SHOWS AND AWARDS

2016 Women Painting Women, Red Bank, NJ
2016 SCAHC - Through a Woman's Eyes, NJ
2016 Featured in Studio Visit Magazine
2015/2016 Two Person Show “Gallery Within”, Red Bank, NJ
2015 Invited Artist at Art Expo 2015, New York, NY
2015 Featured in Studio Visit Magazine
2015 Featured Artist, Art Basel: Spectrum Miami, FL
2014 Group show: Space Womb, New York, NY
2014 Faculty Exhibition: ”Spheres” County College of Morris, Randolph NJ
2014 Featured in "One Kings Lane" One of a kind, reoccurring show
2014 Featured Artist, Curatoral Invite - Cathedra 900 Project
2013 Three person show, Manhattanville College, NY
2013 One Person show, Krave, Newton NJ
2013-present Vango-Art Artist
2013-present Gallree Artis
2012-2013 Inspiring Women: Celebrating Women Artist of Morris County
2012-present Zatista Artist
2012 Featured Artist - Bernardsville, NJ / St. Johns on the Mountain
2012-2013 Invitational cover for The Paschal Triduum
2012 County College of Morris Faculty Exhibition
2012 Faculty Exhibition, University of The Arts - Philadelphia
2011 Trailworks Gallery: One Person Show
2011 Two Person Show, Homer Alaska
2011 Gallery Within: Trailworks Gallery
2010 One person show, County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ
2010 Featured artist, Fox Hollow exhibition
2003-2009 Chicago, Illinois Juried Exhibition, Bare Walls
1989-2009 Skylands, juried exhibition NJ (award winner '89, '90, '92, '99, '02)
2008 Art at the Mill, juried exhibition NJ 2007 featured artist
1989-2010 Hilltop Art Show NJ, featured artist '02, .08
2007 Fantasy Art Show, one-person show, Vernon NJ
2006 Original art selected for book cover, “Who Lives”
2000-2007 Wilson School Art Show, Mountain Lakes, NJ
1990-2013 Mountain Art Show, Bernardsville NJ (Award winner '95, '96, '98, '00, '02)
2005 Scholarship Fund NJCVLC award winner
2002 Drue Chryst Gallery, group show, Sparta, NJ
2001 Octavia’s Haze, One-person show, S.F., California
2001 Katalin Pap Gallery, four-person show, NYC
2001 SAI Gallery, Jury award, NYC
2000 Drue Chyrst Gallery, one-person show, NJ
1999 Art in the Garden, Voluptuaries and Vignettes, two-person show, NJ
1999 The Studio, NJ one-person show
1999 SCA&HC Public Gallery, Exhibition Award, Newton, NJ
1998 Avant Art Event, 4-person show, Drue Chryst Gallery, NJ
1998 SAI Gallery, group show, award winner, NYC
1998 Saint Mary’s Art Show, NJ, award winner, Best in Show
1998 Pleides Gallery, group show, Broadway NYC, NY
1997 479 Gallery Inc. Prince Street Station NYC, NY, 3-person show
1994 The Privia B. Gross International Juried Exhibition (award winner)
1991 The town Club at Mountain Lakes, award winner, Mt. Lakes, NJ
1990 Fax Art Award, Gallery 400, Chicago, Illinois
1987 Featured Printed Artwork in, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, catalogue
1987 Alumni Show Award, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Ill
1986 Cup Show, Best in Show, SAIC, Chicago Ill
1986 Imagery Gallery, One-person show, Glen Ellyn, Illinois
1986 Arthur D. Little Grant/Award for Design, Chicago, Illinois
1986 Fellowship to Study in Portugal and Spain
1985 Gallery 10, East State Street, award winner, Rockford, Illinois
1985 Arthur Baer Foundation Award, Chicago, Illinois

EDUCATION

MFA The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
BA The School of the Art Institute of Chicago

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2007-2016 Adjunct Professor of Art, County College of Morris, Randolph, NJ
2001-2003 Visiting Artist and Artist in Residence, Theatre Department, Morristown Beard School
1992-2002 Visiting Artist and Substitute Teacher, Sussex County Community College
2001-2003 Visiting Artist and Artist in Residence, Theatre Department, Morristown Beard School
1989-1993 Visiting Artist and Teacher, Hilltop Country Day School
1984-1987 Curator, North Wing Gallery, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago