Susan Harmon

Susan Harmon CV



1202 SFM 116, APT.6107

Copperas Cove, Texas 76522




Ph.D. Degree Research, (1 year), Studio Art, Monash University,    Australia, (2009).


Master of Fine Arts Degree, Painting, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, Georgia, (December 2007).


21 Graduate hours of Art Education, M.A.E. Degree, at Texas Tech University (2015-2017).


Master of Art Education, (1 year), The School Visual Arts, Pennsylvania State University, State College, Pennsylvania, (August1980-August 1981).


Master of Art Education, New York University Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development, Venice, Italy, (Summer1980).


Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Painting, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, (May, 1980).


Bachelor of Fine Arts, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island, (Summer 1978).


Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, Graphic Arts, The University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, (May 1978).


University of Chicago High School, Chicago, Illinois, (May 1974).




2019- present             Park University, Art Appreciation(Distance Learning).


2017-present             Educational Testing Service, ETS; Rater for AP Art       

                                  Salt Lake City campus, AP Reader for Art History.                            


                                 IB/International Baccalaureate; Examiner for Visual Arts                                     (online position).



2014-2019                Howard Payne University, Brownwood, TX. 2 sections of

                                Art 2311-12, Art for Elementary School Teachers.   

                                Ceramics 1, Contemporary Crafts,  Drawing 2.




2013-                        Central Texas College, Fort Hood campus, Marble Falls                                       campus, and Lampasas campus: Drawing 1, Art History 1,                                   Design 1, Art Appreciation, Painting 1, Watercolor 1,                                         Ceramics 1.


                                 Ranger College, Art Appreciation (Distance Learning).


2010 - 2014              Odessa College, Odessa, TX: Adjunct Professor of Art                                         Appreciation/Art History/Studio Art (Drawing 1 and                                           Design 1) /developed and taught accelerated art courses                                   (online).


                                 Cisco College, Cisco, TX. Adjunct Professor of Art                                               (3 sections) (online).


2008 - Present          Central Texas College, (Killeen, TX): Adjunct Professor                                       of Art Appreciation, (Distance Education).


2008-2013                Allied American University (Laguna Beach, CA): Adjunct                                     Professor of Art History, Film (Distance Education).


                                 Colorado State University (GLOBAL): Adjunct Professor                                       of Art Appreciation/Art History (online)


2009-2011                The Art Institute of Pittsburgh (PA): Adjunct Professor of                                   Foundations; (online) Color Theory and Drawing1                                               (online).


1993–2005                 Bethel College: Art Consultant/Director of Children's Art                                    Programs and off-campus Art programs (Europe),                                                Adjunct Instructor for Beginning Drawing 1, 2-D Design                                      and Beginning Painting 1/Art Appreciation/Art for                                              Elementary School Teachers.


2003-2004                 Hannah’s House: Art Therapy for pregnant teens.


2001-2002                 Gary and Melinda’s Home for the Elderly: Art                                                      Therapeutic work with the elderly.


1993–1995                 University of Indiana: South Bend, IN. Professor of Art                                        for summer children’s programs. Studio Art courses,                                          Drawing 1, Color Theory, and Design 1.


2002-2003                 Bethany Missionary Home for The Mentally Challenged:                                      Art Therapeutic work with Young Adults who were                                            mentally challenged.


1990–1993                 Mikelski Art Store, South Bend, Indiana: Art Director of                                      children's art classes (High School junior/Senior).


1985–1990                 State University of New York, Continuing Education: Art                                    Teacher/Director of Children’s Art programs. Adjunct                                        Instructor for Drawing1/Painting1 (Adults).






Yuma Art Center, Yuma, AZ, Three Person Show.


The Averitt Art Center, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA, Solo Show.




Mesquite Art Center, Dallas Texas, Three Person Show.


Louisianna State University, Shreveport, LA., Three Person Show.



Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery, No Walls Just Great Art, One art won Honorable Mention.  (juried Competition)                       


The University of Rochester, Department of Psychiatry, Everybody Has
a story,3 artworks chosen.


University of Central Oklahoma, Theater Department,5 artworks
Chosen to be reproduced on the costumes for the play, Trojan Women.


Howard & McCreary Galleries, Carolyn Hancock - Saulsbury
Gallery. One artwork is chosen 2019 Art Competition - Austin, TX.



                                  "Walk of Art" of the SWISS ART EXPO. Invitation to

                                   submit one art.  


                                   CONTEMPORARY VENICE 2018, one art accepted. IT’S                                       LIQUID International. Misericordia Archives at THE                                             ROOM Contemporary Art Space.


                                  Indiana Wesleyan University, Preservation of                                                    Memory,One art chosen.                      



                                  AVAA Fall Show at Austin Art Space Studio & Gallery,                                        my art was chosen for the invitation.


                                  Sulfur Studios “Street Art in the Gallery”. Savannah,                                          11 artists chosen. One piece chosen.


                                  2018 Abstraction Round Rocks Arts, Two pieces                                                accepted, Austin.


                                 Memories,Indiana Wesleyean University,one art work   



                                Art Exhibit at Bass Concert Hall, Austin, TX. One 

                                art accepted.25 art works chosen out of 75.on display

                                with 11 sculptures from The Metropolitan Museum of art.


                                Boston Biennial5, one art chosen, Travelling Exhibition

                                Atlantic Works Gallery, New York, Boston, Havana, Cuba.


                                Our Words Will Be Heard,The Lyric Opera House of                                            Baltimore,MD.One art chosen by Curator Sarah McCann.


                                Environment Project,HMCHungarian Multicultural Center                                  Juried competition,DualGallery,Budapest.


                                Boston Biennial 5,one art chosen,Boston and  Cuba.                

                                Mildred M. Cox Gallery at William Woods University, one                                    art accepted.


                                Cologne: “Kulturbunker” - Cultural center Cologne-                                          Mühlheim,  AWARD:HONOR,March 3 – March 14,                                                  2018,”Fascination of world art and color”.


                                Weißenthurm: Town Hall Weißenthurm – Foyer Hall, April                                  1 – April30,2018“Fascination of world art and color”.


                                Kobern-Gondorf on the river Mosel: Town Hall Foyer, May                                  3 – May17, 2018.,3 artworks accepted in this travelling                                      show.



                                Colorida Art Gallery, 9 art works on exhibit, Lisbon,       



                                Montpelier Arts Center, Laurel, MD, In Care of The White                                  house,3works accepted.


                               ART SPEAKS! Lend Your Voice” juried exhibition will   

                               takes place at Arena One Gallery at Santa Monica Airport                                   February 21–March 10, 2018.  One piece accepted.


                               Lessandra Art Gallery. Sofia, Bulgaria, juried competition   

                               Catalogue, one art accepted.


                               Imagine, Round Rocks(Austin area) juried show at Texas   

                               State University. One art accepted.



2017:                       Limner Art Gallery, One art chosen, Hudson, NY.


                               The Peace Project at The Whole 9 Gallery, Culver city, CA.

                               One art chosen, travelling exhibition, 100 artists chosen.



                               Fort Worth Art Center, juried art competition, one art 



                               Museum of Biblical Arts, One artwork, Dallas. 


                               Austin Visual Arts Association, two art works accepted,     

                               Austin Art Space Gallery, Austin.


                              Inspire Fine Art Center, San Antonio, 2 art works accepted.



                              Colorida Art Galleries, Lisbon, Portugal, 5 artworks             

                              accepted for two weeks,Exhibition and catalogue.


                              Bauhaus Prairie Art Gallery, online juried competition     

                              two artworks accepted and marked as  “Noteworthy”     

                              ,juror: Howard Levy and Caryl Morgan.



                              Linus Galleries, Los Angeles, CA, one art accepted.


                              Cica Museum of Art, one artwork chosen for catalog and     


                              Gimp si,Gyeonggi-do,Korea.


                              Xavier University Art Galleries, Cincinnati, Ohio. one art




                             CAGO’s ‘All Women’ Art Competition, one art selected.


                             Faculty Exhibition at Central Texas College, one art chosen,



                             Contemporary 2017: Retellings, presented by the Western

                             Colorado Center for the Arts.  A total of 86 artists’     

                             submitted 212 entries and only 44 works of art by 32     

                             artists were chosen. Of your works, the following  

                             have been selected:

                             After he put his hands on my face and felt my tears


                            30th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition,

                            Gia Hamilton performed the difficult task of carefully        

                            evaluating over 700 entries submitted by more than 275

                            artists. Ms. Hamilton narrowed the field  

                            down to 77 artworks for showcase in the Grand Gallery. One                              selected.


                            William Woods University, Equality Matters Show, Fulton,

                            Missouri, one art chosen.


                            In Care Of the White House        

                            by .Steven H Silberg,

                            Juror, three artworks chosen and sent to The White house.





                           Foundry Art Center, Soapbox Juried competition, Michael

                           Fischerkeller,Juror chose one of my pieces out of 160 pieces

                           only 50 chosen total.  


                           Sacramento Art Center, BOLD EXPRESSIONS, Stefan Bauman

                           juror,one art accepted out of 350 entries. Northern

                           California Arts. 


                          Austin Art Center, AVVA Austin Gallery, One Art Selected.  

                          Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois. Two pieces accepted i

                          into competition, Wai Kit Lam, the 19th International Open

                          juror, was born in Hong Kong.


                         Bradley University Art Galleries in conjunction with Women

                         and Gender Studies, Juried competition titled, I Witness:

                         Activist Art and Social  Politics, Hauser Art Center, one art

                         accepted, juror, Chicago conceptualist artist, Krista

                         Wortendyke.1 piece accepted out of 450 submissions.


                         Fort Worth Arts Center, Juried competition, 3 artworks

                         accepted, Fort Worth,TX.


                         St. Louis Art Guild, Words and Text and Numbers Juried

                         competition,one work accepted by juror. St Louis, MO.


                         Woman’s Organization of El Paso, Centennial Art Juried Show, 

                         one artwork accepted by juror Leslie Allen, Sausalito, CA.



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