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SOLO SHOWS (partial) 2015 “On The Road”, Changsha Normal University Gallery North, Changsha, China
“Racines” (“Roots”) , Musée des Suisses dans le Monde, Geneva, Switzerland
2014 “Retrospective”, Changsha University Gallery, China
“Correlations”, MaMere Gallery, Monmouth, Oregon
2013 “Internal Landscapes”, Inscape, Seattle, Washington
2011 “Outside My Helmet”, Mighty Tieton Lofts Gallery, Tieton, Washington
“Outside My Helmet”, Green Spot, Tacoma, Washington
2009 “Facing East”, Art Expressions, San Diego, California
2007 “reflections on China”, Baas Art Gallery, Seattle
2006 “Impact”, Apex Gallery, Rapid City, South Dakota
“Impact”, Venus Gallery, Butte, Montana
2004 “Meditations”, Gallery 6311, Seattle
2002 “Bridges”, Gallery 110, Seattle
2001 “Arménie: Souvenirs et Témoignages”, Centre Arménien, Geneva, Switzerland
“Standing Witness: Remembering Armenia”, Baas Art Gallery, Seattle
GROUP SHOWS (partial) 2015 “Xiaoxiang International Print Exhibition”, Changsha, China
2014 “Ink This!”: Contemporary Print Arts in the Northwest, Tacoma Art Museum
2013 “New Media: Digital Art”, Bainbridge Art Center, Seattle
2012 “Jouneys”, Seattle Art Museum Sales Rental Gallery, Seattle
“Turning 21!”, Sev Shoon Retrospective, Trade & Convention Center, Seattle
“Jay Lazerwitz & Dionne Haroutunian”, NW Encaustic, Seattle
“Dots”, Museo, Whidbey Island, Washington
2011 “Trees and Forests”, Whatcom Museum, Bellingham
“18th International Women Exhibition”, multiple cities, Korea
“Art at the Alexis”, Alexis Hotel, Seattle
“Paper In Particular”, Columbia College, Missouri
“Prints by Northwest Artists”, Santa Rosa Junior College, California
“Sev Shoon: 20 Years of Printing”, City Hall, Seattle
“Inspired by the West”, University House, Seattle
“Looking at the World through Story”, Ida Culver, Seattle
2010 “10 x10 x10 x Tieton”, Tieton, Washington
“the Neddy: Celebrating 15 years of Artist Fellowships”, Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma
“2nd Shinzoburo Takeda National Biennial”, El Museo de las Pinturas, Oaxaca, Mexico
“Feature”, Seattle Art Museum Rental Sales Gallery, Seattle
“17th International Women Exhibition”, Littman Gallery, Portland
2009 “Biennale des Estampes Contemporaines”, Trois-Rivières, Québec
“Print Arts Exhibit”, Goathead Press, Tieton, Washington
2008 “Asian Celebrations”, Edmonds Arts Commission, Frances Anderson Center, Edmonds
“Grabadores de Seattle”, Instituto de Artes Graficas, Oaxaca, Mexico
2007 “Syndicalism”, WA Convention & Trade Center, Seattle
“Print Arts”, University House, Seattle
“Art Matters”, LemonTree, Tacoma
2006 “Paper Politics West”, Gallery 5+5, New York City
“Northwest Prints”, CoCA, Seattle
“Teachers”, Shoreline Community College Gallery, Shoreline
“BallardWorks works!”, Edmonds Community College Gallery, Edmonds
“Restating the Empire”, Gallery 110, Seattle
2005 “Ink Paper”, G. Gibson Gallery, Seattle
“Beyond Limits”, ShenZhen Art Institute Gallery, China
“A Decade of Excellence: the Neddy Artist Fellowship”,Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma
“90th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide”, Gallery Z, Providence, Rhode Island
“Studio”, Seattle Art Museum Rental Sales Gallery, Seattle
“North by Northwest”, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley
“Paper Politic West”, Phinney Neighborhood Center, Seattle
2004 “Women with Balls”, Bathhouse Theater, Seattle
2003 “Sev Shoon Artists: Impressions and Interpretations”, University House, Seattle
“2003 Neddy Exhibition”, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle
“El Norte Encuentra el Sur”, Instituto de Artes Graficas, Oaxaca, Mexico
“Defining the Homeland”, Gallery 110, Seattle
2002 “32 Artists from Seattle Print Arts”, Portland Art Museum, Oregon
PUBLIC COLLECTIONS Ballard Foundation: Ballard Highschool Collection
Olympic Management, Seattle
Washington State Arts Comm., Artists Resource Bank: Stanwood Highschool Collection
Seattle Arts Commission, Printworks 2000, Seattle
EXHIBIT CATALOGS “10X10X10XTieton”, 2010
“Honoring 15 Years of Neddy Artist Fellows”, Tacoma Art Museum, 2010
“Her Presence in Colours IX”, International Women Artists Exhibition USA, 2010
“2009 Biennale des Estampes Contemporaines”, Trois-Rivières, Québec, 2009
“Heritage and Windows”, All Nations Cup 2008
“A Common Language, Seattle/Shenzhen Exchange”, Seattle, 2007
“A Decade of Excellence: the Neddy Artist Fellowship”, Tacoma Art Museum, 2005
“Paper Politics West”, Seattle Print Arts, 2005
“Neddy Award”, Behnke Foundation, 2003
“North Meets South”, Seattle/Oaxaca, Seattle Print Arts, 2003
AWARDS & RESIDENCIES Changsha Normal University, Professor and Exhibiting Artist, 2014
Jentel Artist Residency Program, 2010
U.S. State Department, Cultural Envoy, Nigeria Trip, 2009
Print Studio Inauguration, Guan Lan, China, 2008
North Seattle Community College, “North Passport: Destination China”, lead artist, 2008
4Culture, Special Project Grant, Studio work completion, China Trip, 2005
Washington State Arts Commission, PDAP grant, 2005
Outstanding Teacher of the Year, Seniors Making Art, 2003
UNICEF, Northwest Headquarters Campaign, lead artist, 2002
Behnke Foundation, Neddy Award Recipient, 2002
King County Arts Commission, Special Project Grant, Studio work completion, 2000
Department of Neighborhood, Small & Simple Grant, “ArtsFEAST 99 & The Ultimate Press: Printing with a 2-ton steamroller”, umbrella of Arts Ballard, 1999
Centrum, Residency Award, 1999
King County Arts Commission, Special Project Grant, “The Ultimate Press: Printing with a steamroller”, 1998
PUBLIC ART Sound Transit, Martin Luther King Corridor Station, 2009
REVIEWS & ART PUBLICATIONS The Guardian, “Coming to Africa”, Lagos, 2009
Compass, “For Masquerades, Haroutunian comes from America”, Enugu, 2009
Asian News, “Facing East”, San Diego, 2009
ShenZhen News, “GuanLan Print Base”, 2008
Armenian Art Magazine, “Dionne Haroutunian”, Erevan, Armenia, 2007
KUOW Radio/The Beat, “Dionne Haroutunian and China”, 2007
Seattle P.I., “A Decade of Excellence: Neddy Award”, 2005
Art Access, “BallardWorks: Working Studios for Artists”, 2004
Armenian Church of Switzerland, featured artist, “Calendrier 2004”
Ballard NewsTribune, “Artist and Calendar”, 2004
Public Access TV/Artist Express “Living Witness: Dionne Haroutunian”, July 2002
Diocese of the Armenian Church Magazine, Eastern United States section, “Two Armenian artists think with their heart, feel with their brain”, December 2001
American Artist, “Artists at Work”, November 2000
Seattle Times, Seattle P-I, Ballard NewsTribune, North Seattle Press: “Sev Shoon and the Ultimate Press: Printing with a steamroller”, July 1999
Ballard NewsTribune, “Working at art: When pleasure becomes a business”, Nov. 1998
North Seattle Press, “Ballard Avenue Businesses”, July 1998
Art Access, “Thinking Art Printing Art”, April 1998
Network News, Arts Network, “In Pursuit of Passion in Printmaking: Center Provides more than Presses”, Oct. 1997
Art Access, “Sev Shoon Arts Center: Birth of the Black Dog”, April 1996
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS SAM Gallery, Seattle
Art Expressions, San Diego
Seattle Print Arts, Founding Member, 1999 – present; President, 2010
BallardWorks, artists’ studio building, co-founder and manager, 2004-present
Sev Shoon Arts Center, founding director, teacher; Seattle, 1991 – 2012
EDUCATION Art Institute of Seattle, Associate of Arts Degree in Visual Communication, 1987