Exhibitions

Kathleen Thoma B.F.A

Portfolios

Solo shows

2012 Recent Abstract Works, West Cove Gallery, West Haven, CT

2009 Symbolism, Story and Myth, West Cove Gallery, West Haven, CT

1998 Images of Transformation, All that Matters Gallery, Wakefield, RI

1998 Images of Healing, Rotenberg Gallery- Juried Show, administered by The Attleboro Museum, at Sturdy Memorial Hospital, Attleboro, MA.

1993 The Parliament of the World’s Religions– headquarters of The Theosophical Society. Chicago, Invitational, John Algeo juror

Group Exhibitions

2018

Los Angeles Holiday Print Show, MuzeuMM Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

10th Annual Los Angeles Printers Fair, Carson, CA,

Art That’s Small, Laguna Beach City Hall, Laguna Beach, CA

Annual Artist Guild Exhibition, juried members show, Fallbrook, CA, juror- Janice Cipriani Willis

Print Day in May, international on-line exhibition

upcoming: Women’s Caucus for the Arts, featured artist-July 2018

2017

Give & Take, Los Angeles Printmaking Society, Los Angeles, CA

9th Annual Los Angeles Printers Fair, Carson, CA

Annual Artist Guild Exhibition, juried members show, Fallbrook, CA, juror- Ken Goldman

The Heart Seed, The Hive, North Kingstown, RI, juror- Susan Fox MAE, CHHC-curator

National Collage Society Postcard Exhibit, Chaffey Community Museum of Art, Ontario, CA

Print Day in May, international on-line exhibition

2016

Los Angeles Printers Fair, International Printing Museum, Carson, CA

Earthly Delights, Avenue 50 Studio, SCWCA, Los Angeles, CA, juried members show

Annual Artist Guild Exhibition, Fallbrook, CA, juried members show

Print Day in May, international on-line exhibition

2015

Los Angeles Printers Fair, International Printing Museum, Carson, CA

C-Note Cart/design/craft pop-up, San Diego Art Institute, SD, CA

Annual Artist Guild Exhibition– Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, CA, juried members show

Women Do It!– UN commission on the Status of Women Conference, UN DPI/NGO Conference, WCA National Conference, Washington, DC, Arc Project Gallery

2014  Transferring Ink 3– Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, CA. juror, Ron Pokrasso

2013  Small Prints Exhibit– New Haven Institute Library, New Haven, CT.

2005-2012 – As founding member of West Cove Studio and Gallery

2005-2012  City Wide Open Studios– New Haven, CT. West Cove Gallery; Annual Open Studios.

2005-2012  Annual Opening Festival Exhibitions- Art Space Gallery, New Haven, CT.

2010  Transformations- Healing Images…Healing Words, Visions towards Wellness Gallery, Stony Creek, CT. Jurors, Susan Fox, MAE CHHC & Barbara Gamin MAE

2004 On the Wild Side, Higgins Gallery at Cape Cod Community College- MA.  Monotype Guild of New England

2001-2004

Spirit Rising Art & Performance Festivals, Cambridge Swedenborg Chapel- Harvard Campus, Boston, MA. , juror- Carl Shroder

1999  Risking Art, Risking Faith, Episcopal Divinity School- The Center for Progressive Christianity, Cambridge, MA, juror-Monica Mills

1998 Monthly exhibit, Tsetse Gallery- Providence, RI

1997-1998  Women’s Sacred Art Festival, Island Arts Gallery, annual festival and exhibit, Newport, RI

1997 Members Show, Attleboro Art Museum, Attleboro, MA. juror-Dori Van Dyke

1993 Window Exhibition, Galerie Parchemine- Montreal, Quebec,

1991 Private Exhibiton, Galerie du Rêve, 8 rue Marmontel, Paris, France

 

Education

Salve Regina University, Institute for the Expressive Arts

University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas- Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art.

Studies at Rhode Island School of Design-graphic software

Studies at Mass Art-monotype intensives with Irene Valincius

Illustration

Studio K- Austin, Texas/San Diego, California/Paris, France/Montreal, Quebec/Boston, Massachusetts. Seventeen years of various freelance illustration, design, work for a variety of projects serving area publishers/business/agencies/government. 1983-2000.

Some of my clients included:

The Nurse as Wounded Healer- Marion Conti-O’Hare. Jones & Bartlet,

Visual Journaling- Going Deeper than Words; Barbara Ganim & Susan Fox, Quest Books, The Theosophical Publishing House

Art and Healing- Using Expressive Art to Heal your Body, Mind and Spirit; Barbara Ganim. Three Rivers Press.

Among other things : Easy Orbit-Tilted Planet Press, Austin, Texas, 1985, New Texas Magazine- Austin, Texas 1983-1986, covers and spot illustrations. Third Coast Magazine- Austin, Texas, 1983-1985, Westlake Advertising- Austin, Texas, 1985 and the State of Texas- Parks and Wildlife, and also the Energy Conservation Project, 1986