Elissa Farrow-Savos

 

2015

      Crafty Bastards, Washington DC

      MPAartfest, McLean VA

      SOFA, Chicago IL

      CONTEXT Art Miami, Miami FL

      Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, Reston VA

      EMULSION 2015, Washington DC

 

2014

      CONTEXT Art Miami, Miami FL

      DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, Art Bank Collection Purchase Grant

      A Re-Visioning: New Works in Polymer, The H.F. Johnson Gallery of Art, Kenosha WI

      Under the Big Top, Gallery C, Raleigh NC

      (e)merge art fair, Washington DC

      The Grace of Craft, The Capitol Arts Network, Rockville MD

      Women of Wonder, Gallery C, Raleigh NC, Solo Exhibition

      Art Wynwood International Contemporary Art Fair, Miami FL

      24 + 24, Waverly Street Gallery, Bethesda MD

 

2013

      26th Annual Washington Craft Show, Washington DC

      (e)merge art fair, Washington DC

      Bethesda Fine Arts Festival, Bethesda MD

      Images of Women, Washington Sculptors Group, Tyson’s Corner VA

      Polymer Clay – Gallery Style, Flow Art Space, St. Paul MN, First Place Award

      Sculpture Now 2013, Honfleur Gallery, Washington DC, and The Anacostia Arts Center, Washington DC

 

2012

      Holiday Show on the Square, ArtSquare, Leesburg VA

      BlackRock Center for the Arts, Germantown MD, Solo Exhibition

      Conversations With My Mother, The Torpedo Factory Art Center: The Art League Gallery, Alexandria VA, Solo Exhibition

      Fairfax Fine Arts Festival, Fairfax VA

      Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, Reston VA

 

2011

      Holiday Show on the Square, ArtSquare, Leesburg VA

      24th Annual Washington Craft Show, Washington DC

      Northern Virginia Fine Art Festival, Reston VA, Excellence in Contemporary Art Award

      Out of Her Mind, ArtSquare, Leesburg VA, Solo Exhibition

      Hope for Haiti, Belnavis Art, Springfield VA

      The Medium is the Message, Gallery 555, Washington DC

      Winter Show, ArtSquare, Leesburg VA

 

 

 

2010

      23rd Annual Washington Craft Show, Washington DC

      MPAartfest, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean VA

      Earth’s Bounty, Belnavis Art, Springfield VA

      Curves, The Torpedo Factory Art Center: The Art League Gallery, Alexandria VA, Honorable Mention

      Beautiful: Virginia Women Artists and the Body, Reston VA, Solo Exhibition

      Seeing Red, ArtSquare, Leesburg VA

      Exposed, Meyer Fine Art Gallery, Norfolk VA, Honorable Mention

      Art of the Soul: A Woman’s View of Sexism and Oppression, Hamiltonian Gallery, Washington DC

      Recent Work, Arts Club of Washington, Washington DC, Solo Exhibition

 

2009

      Winter Show, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      Family Album, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago IL

      Thinking Pink, Gallery 222 at Franklin Park, Leesburg VA

      Bethesda Row Arts Festival, Bethesda MD

      Taking Form, The Torpedo Factory Art Center: The Art League Gallery, Alexandria VA, Honorable Mention

      Finding Beauty in a Broken World: In The Spirit of Frida Kahlo, The Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery at Smith Farm Center, Washington DC

      Summer Show, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      63rd Annual Sculpture Exhibition, Pen and Brush, New York NY

      Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, Reston VA

      Resurrect: The Art of the Reclaimed Object, Mesa Contemporary Arts, Mesa AZ

      Going Green, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      Faces of Woman, Las Vegas Arts Council, Las Vegas NM, Honorable Mention

      Art into Life/Life into Art, Pen and Brush, New York NY

      Reclaimed, Torpedo Factory Art Center: Target Gallery, Alexandria VA

      NCECA 2009 Clay National Biennial Exhibition, Tempe AZ

      12th Annual National Juried Show, Gallery West, Alexandria VA

 

2008

      Winter Show, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      Bethesda Row Arts Festival, Bethesda MD, Best in Category (Sculpture)

      Earth and Sky Benefit Exhibit at Franklin Park Performing Arts Center, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      Juried Multi-Media Exhibition, Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton VA

      She Speaks, Lee Arts Center, Arlington VA, Solo Exhibition

      Arts Council @ GRACE 2008, Reston VA

      Summer Show, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival, Reston VA

      Student Exhibit, Arlington Arts Center, Arlington VA

      She Was, Is, Will Be, The Schlesinger Center at NVCC, Solo Exhibition

      Peace Now!, The Gallery at Warehouse, Washington DC

      10th Annual All-Media Exhibition, Touchstone Gallery, Washington DC, 2nd place

      11th Annual National Juried Show, Gallery West, Alexandria VA, 2nd place

      Night With the Legends, McLean Chamber of Commerce Winter Gala, McLean VA

  

2007

      Art on the Small Side, Touchstone Gallery, Washington DC, Best in Show

      Artfest, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean VA

      Cooper Carry Art Show, Alexandria VA

      9x10 Member Show, Washington Project for the Arts\Corcoran, Washington DC

      Paint and Beyond, League of Reston Artists, Reston VA, Honorable Mention

      Something Hot, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      Sense of Place, Torpedo Factory Art Center: Target Gallery, Alexandria VA

      The Human Form, Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, Fredericksburg VA

      10th Annual National Juried Show, Gallery West, Alexandria VA

     

2006

      Winter Show, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      All Arlington Salon, The Ellipse Arts Center, Arlington VA

      Collector’s Shop, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston VA

      Something Hot, Gallery 222, Leesburg VA

      Languages of Silence, Greater Reston Arts Center, Reston VA

 

 

Galleries

      Alida Anderson Art Projects, Washington DC

      Gallery C, Raleigh NC

 

 

Selected Press

      Max Halperen, Local Gallery News, Triangle Downtowner Magazine, Issue 102, 2014

      Winyan Soo Hoo, “Mother’s Wisdom, Borne Out in Clay”, The Washington Post, May 2012, Arts Section

 

 

Collections

      Racine Art Museum, Racine WI

      DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, Washington DC

 

 

Education

      Connecticut College, New London CT, BA in Painting and Computer Graphic Design, minor in Women’s Studies and Religion, 1991