Sally Schluter Tardella



Sally Schluter Tardella
Title: Associate Professor of Art and
Coordinator of Studio Art Field Experience
Chief Academic Adviser (Winter 2016) 
Location: 324 Wilson Hall
Phone: (248) 370-3384
Fax: (248) 370-3377
E-mail: tardella@oakland.edu
www.schlutertardella.com/
EDUCATION
MFA Painting, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI
BA Studio Art, Hamilton College, Clinton, NY

MAJOR FIELDS
Drawing and painting

COURSES TAUGHT
SA102 Foundations of Studio Art
SA105 Drawing for Non-Majors
SA107 Painting for Non-Majors
SA201 Beginning Drawing
SA216 Beginning Painting
SA301 Intermediate Drawing
SA302 Life Drawing
SA316 Intermediate Painting
SA317 Life Painting
SA340 Historic Painting Techniques
SA380 Advanced Drawing and Painting I
SA392 Topics in Studio Art: Figure Study
SA480 Advanced Drawing and Painting II
SA491 Senior Thesis in Studio Art
HC201 Margins and Marginalia
HC201 Imagery and Atrocity

RECENT SOLO EXHIBITION
2014
Memory Palace, two-person exhibition with Susan E. Evans (Kaiho), Oakland University Art Gallery, Oakland University, Rochester, MI

RECENT GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
[forthcoming]  Art on Paper, Maryland Federation of Art, Circle Gallery, Annapolis MD. Juror: Ann Shafer, Associate Curator of Prints, Drawings, and Photographs at the Baltimore Museum of Art.
 
2016
The Art of Paper, The A.D. Gallery, University North Carolina Pembroke, Pembroke, NC. Juror:Reni Gower, Artist and Professor of Art, Virginia Commonwealth University.

Hom
e, ARC Gallery and Educational Foundation, Chicago, Illinois. Juror:Trevor Martin, Director of Exhibitions and Associate Curator, School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Color, Brooklyn Waterfronts Artists Coalition, Brooklyn, NY. Juror: Lillian Tone, Assistant Curator Department of Painting and Sculpture, Museum of Modern Art.

Interrupted, Coburn Gallery, Ashland University, Ashland, Ohio. Juror: Cynthia Petry, Director Coburn Gallery.

Pain & Voice, Autzen Gallery, Portland State University, Portland OR. Invited to submit work by Meredith James, Graphic Designer, faculty at the School of Art and Design, College of the Arts, Portland State University, exhibition curator.

Introductions 2016, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn Art Space, Brooklyn, NY. Curated by Jim Osman, Artist and Director of the First Year Program at The New School

2015
Art Now: Painting 2015, Ann Arbor Art Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan. Juror: Peter Williams, Painter, Professor of Art, University of Delaware

Place in Proximity, (exhibition catalogue) , (Scene) Metrospace, Department of Art, Art History, and Design, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan. Juror: Dustin London, Professor of Painting, Eastern Michigan University

Artist Book Exhibition, Orleans House Gallery , Riverside , Twickenham, UK. (Juried by exhibition committee)

Employees Only: Oakland University Studio Art Faculty Exhibition (exhibition catalogue), Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI.  (Invited)

2014
Mid-America College Art Association Members Juried Exhibition (exhibition catalogue) , University of Texas at San Antonio Art Gallery, San Antonio, Texas. Juror: Paula Owen, Artist, President, Southwest School of Art, San Antonio, Texas

Draw, Drawing, Drawn, Vita Art Center, Ventura, CA. Juror: Leah Ollman, Art Critic L.A Times 1987--present, has served as corresponding Editor for Art in America 1987--present

2013
Bound (exhibition catalogue) , Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY. Juror: Cora Rosevear, Associate Curator at the Museum of Modern Art, NYC

Beneath the Covers, Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles, MO. Juror: M.J. Goerke, book artist

2013 Wheaton Biennial: Drawing Out of Bounds, Beard & Weil Gallery, Wheaton College, Norton, MA. Juror: Judith Tannenbaum, Curator of Contemporary Art at the Museum of Art at the Rhode Island School of Design, RI

Codicology: The Art & Study of the Book, University of North Carolina Wilmington Art Gallery, Wilmington NC. Juror: Daniel Essig, book artist

Eye of the Beholder: The Art of the Found Object, The Maryland Federation of Art , Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD. Juror: Adah Rose Bitterbaum, Director/owner Adah Rose Gallery, Kensington, MD.

Line by Line: Drawing Explored, The Detroit Artist Market, Detroit, MI. Invited by Jack Summers, Artist, Exhibition Co-Curator

25th Contemporary Author’s Series, Beyond Words Gallery, Marygrove College, Detroit, MI. Invited by Erin Marie McDonald, Division Visual and Performing Arts & Institute of Arts-infused Education, Marygrove College, Detroit MI

1982–2012 Art Endures—Thirty Years, Paint Creek Center for the Arts, Rochester, MI. Invited by Mary Fortuna, Exhibitions Director, Paint Creek Center for the Arts

2012
Chromophilia, The Gallery at the Brooklyn Artists Gym [now Brooklyn Art Space], Brooklyn, NY. (Juried by exhibition committee)

Magnitude 7 (exhibition catalogue), Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH. (Juried by exhibition committee)

Cold Fusion (exhibition catalogue), Salisbury University Gallery, Salisbury, MD. (Juried by exhibition committee)

Rawls Museum Arts National Juried Exhibition, Rawls Museum Arts, Courtland, VA. Juror: Marcy Rosenblat, Artist

11th National Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA. Juror: Clara Kim, Senior Curator of Visual Arts at the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, MN

Biotic Semiotics: Drawing on Signs from Nature, Allen Priebe Art Gallery, University of Wisconsin  Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI. Juror: Michelle Grabner, Professor of Painting and Drawing and Chair at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL 

MACAA Members Juried Exhibition, The Elaine Jacob Gallery, Wayne State University, Detroit, MI. (Juried)

Fiber Hybridity: A Conversation with Tradition, Anton Art Center, Mount Clemens, MI. (Invited)

Culture + Agriculture (exhibition catalogue), New Visions Gallery, Marshfield, WI. (Juried)

Oakland University Faculty Exhibition, Anton Art Center, Mount Clemens, MI. (Invited)

RECENT ONLINE EXHIBITIONS

Trending: Contemporary Art Now! Women’s Caucus for Art. www.nationalwca.org, live December 15, 2015. Viewing at Target Gallery at the Torpedo Center in Alexandria, Virginia, beginning February 5, 2016.

Stories We Tell, Women’s Caucus for Art. www.nationalwca.org. 2013. 

RECENT ORAL PRESENTATIONS/LECTURES

“Employees Only: Oakland University Faculty Exhibition,” artists’ panel, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI, September 29, 2015.

“Memory Palace,” artist lecture in conjunction with duo exhibition, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI, September 9, 2014.

“Memory, Medium, Method,” Detroit Society Of Women Painters & Sculptors, Detroit Yacht Club, Detroit, MI, March 20, 2014.

“Memory Palace,” presentation of sabbatical research, Department of Art & Art History, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, April 2, 2014.

“Oakland University Faculty Exhibition,” artists’ panel, Anton Art Center, Mount Clemens, MI, October 11, 2012.


RECENT EXHIBITION CATALOGS & JOURNALS

Trending: Contemporary Art Now! Target Gallery at the Torpedo Center in Alexandria, Virginia, 2016.

Place in Proximity, (Scene) Metrospace, Department of Art, Art History, and Design, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, 2015.

Employees Only, Oakland University Studio Art Faculty Exhibition, Oakland University Art Gallery, Rochester, MI, 2015.

Mid-America College Art Association Members Juried Exhibition, University of Texas at San Antonio Art Gallery, San Antonio, Texas, 2014.

Memory Palace, Oakland University Art Gallery, Oakland University, Rochester, MI, 2014

Equilibrium, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 2014. 

Stories We Tell, Women’s Caucus for Art, New York, NY. 2013. 

Bound, Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY, 2013. 

Cold Fusion, Salisbury University Art Gallery, Salisbury University, Salisbury, MD, 2012. Culture +

Agri.culture, New Visions Gallery, Marshfield, WI, 2012. 

“8th Annual Magnitude 7,” Manifest: Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center, vol. 63 (2012), no pagination

AWARDS & GRANTS

College Arts and Sciences, Order of the Plume, 2015, 2016

Oakland University Faculty Research Fellowship, “Memory Palace”, 2015

Oakland University Department of Art and Art History Research Grant, “Memory Palace”, 2015

Oakland University Faculty Research Fellowship, “Wardrobe,” 2010

Oakland University Faculty Service Award, 2009

Oakland University Faculty Adviser of the Year Award, 2009

Oakland University Faculty Research Fellowship, “Witness,” 2008