Sammi McLean
sammileighmclean@gmail.com
 

Florida Atlantic University
Master of Fine Arts - Printmaking
2017

University of South Florida
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Printmaking
2012

 

GRANTS & SELECTED HONORS

2017 Rothenberger Fellowship
Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters - FAU

2017 Friedland Project Grant
Department of Visual Arts and Art History - School of the Arts
Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters - FAU

2016 Advisory Board School of the Arts Creative Grant
Graduate Research Assistant to Carol Prusa for Sound Art Project
Schmidt College of Arts and Letters, FAU

2016 Rothenberger Fellowship
Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters - FAU

2015 Study Abroad Scholarship - Berlin, Germany
Office of International Programs - FAU

2015 Study Abroad Scholarship - Berlin, Germany
Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters - FAU

2015 Study Abroad Scholarship - Berlin, Germany
Visual Art and Art History Dept.- FAU

2015 Lynn Travis Stender Art Scholarship
Women in the Visual Arts, Inc.

2015 Rothenberger Fellowship
Dorothy F. Schmidt College of Arts and Letters - FAU

2014-2017 Graduate Teaching Assistantship
Printmaking, Florida Atlantic University

2012-2014 Artist Residency - Teaching Printmaking
Dreyfoos School of the Arts

2008-2012 School of Art & Art History Talent Grant
University of South Florida

2008 Dreyfoos School of The Arts Foundation Scholarship
Dreyfoos High School of the Arts

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Upcoming Liminal Encounters, Voltaire, West Palm Beach, FL

2017 Biennial Faculty Exhibition 2017, The Schmidt & Ritter Gallery - Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

2017 In Practice, IS Projects - Fort Lauderdale, FL

2017 Little Triggers, Tempus Projects - Tampa, FL

2017 Master of Fine Arts Exhibition, The Schmidt Gallery - Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL

2017 Landing, Cornell Museum of Art – Old School Square, Delray, FL

2016 Florida Femme, The Box Gallery – West Palm Beach, FL

2016 Lucent, Cornell Museum of Art - Old School Square, Delray Beach, FL

2015 Rebound, Gamut Space, Zine Publication

2014 You Are Here, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL

2013 SUSTAIN Art House of Delray, Delray Beach, FL

2012 House Warming Art House of Delray, Delray Beach, FL

2012 The Vault USF BFA Thesis Exhibition, Downtown Tampa, FL

2012 Lucid Living Centre Gallery, Tampa, FL

2008-2012 Art House USF College of the Arts, Tampa, FL

2008 Myth USF Printmaking Exhibition - Honorable Mention, Tampa, FL

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017 - Present Florida Atlantic University, Adjunct Professor of Printmaking

2017 - Present IS Projects, Workshop Coordinator

2016 - Present Norton Museum of Art, Teaching Artist

2017  IS Projects, Intern (screenprinting, letterpress, bookbinding)

2015 - 2017 FAU, Laser Cutter Technician

2014 - 2017 FAU, Graduate Teaching Assistant

2016 Research and Studio Assistant to Visual Artist, Carol Prusa

2016 University Galleries Artist Mentorship Program Camp, Visiting Artist

2014 Armory Art Center, Printmaking Instructor

2012-2014 Dreyfoos High School of the Arts, Printmaking Instructor