MICHELE BONDURANT

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Fine Art | Magna Cum Laude
Wright State University
STUDIED UNDER
Lois Dodd  • Elizabeth O’Reilly  • Jean Koeller  • Jennifer Rosengarten  • Gretchen Jacobs
 
ONE PERSON EXHIBITS
Michele BonDurant Paintings | 2016
Dutoit Gallery | Dayton, Ohio
Michele BonDurant Paintings | 2014
Middletown Arts Center | Middletown, Ohio
Michele BonDurant Paintings | 2013
Glen House Art | Yellow Springs, Ohio

TWO PERSON EXHIBITS
Observation - Flowers And Landscapes By Ann Gayek And Michele BonDurant | 2016
Yellow Springs Community Art Gallery | Yellow Springs, Ohio

AWARDS
28th Annual Works On Paper | Maria Seda-Reeder, juror | 2nd Place | 2018
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio
27th Annual Works On Paper | Elizabeth Carney, juror | 2nd Place | 2017
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio
26th Annual Works On Paper | Susan Li O'Connor, juror | 2nd Place | 2016
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio 
Dayton Society of Artists Spring Open Juried Show | Carrie Longley, juror | 2nd Place | 2016
High Street Gallery | Dayton, Ohio
Artist To Watch | Dayton Visual Arts Center 22nd Annual Arts Auction | 2016
The David H. Ponitz Center at Sinclair Community College | Dayton, Ohio   
Dayton Society of Painters Spring Open Show | Honorable Mention | 2014
Dayton Society Of Painters And Sculptors | Dayton, Ohio
67th Annual Members' Exhibition | Mary Gray, juror | 3rd place | 2013
Springfield Art Museum | Springfield, Ohio
66th Annual Members' Exhibition | Juliellen Byrne, juror | 2nd place | 2012
Springfield Art Museum | Springfield, Ohio
En Plein Air | Juried Exhibit | Honorable Mention | 2012
Fairborn Art Association Gallery | Fairborn, Ohio

RESIDENCY
Zygote Press Residency 2018
Vermont Studio Center | 2017
Heliker-Lahotan Foundation Invitiation | 2012

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Juror | Art on the Commons | Kettering, Ohio | 2018
Juror | Regional Scholastic Arts Awards | 2018

ArtSource Fellow | Dayton Visual Arts Center | 2018
Substitute Instructor | Stivers School for the Arts | 2017 | 2018

GROUP EXHIBITS 
2018
11th Annual National Juried Show | Lori Bookstein, juror 

Prince Street Gallery | Manhattan, New York  
10th Annual National Juried Show | Robert Birmelin, juror 
Prince Street Gallery | Manhattan, New York  
28th Annual Works On Paper | Maria Seda-Reeder, juror | 2nd Place 
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio
2017
Ohio Arts Council Biennial Juried Exhibition | Larry Collins, Janice Driesbach, Daniel Hernandez, jurors 
Riffe Gallery | Columbus, Ohio
Royal Academy of Art Summer Exhibition, Shortlist 
Royal Academy of Art | London, UK
27th Annual Works On Paper | Elizabeth Carney, juror | 2nd Place 
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio  
Ohio State Fair | Juried Exhibit | Janice Lessman-Moss, Petra Fallaux, jurors 
Cox Fine Art sCenter | Columbus, Ohio
Alumni Exhibition | Juried Exhibit | David Leach, Penny Park, John Dickinson, jurors 
Wright State University | Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Visual Arts Center 23rd Annual Arts Auction 
The David H. Ponitz Center at Sinclair Community College | Dayton, Ohio
2016
National Juried Show | Lori Bookstein, juror 
First Street Gallery | Manhattan, New York  
8th Annual National Juried Show | Graham Nickson, juror 
Prince Street Gallery | Manhattan, New York  
Royal Academy of Art Summer Exhibition, Shortlist 
Royal Academy of Art | London, UK
Inaugural Members Exhibition 
Dutoit Gallery | Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Visual Arts Center 22nd Annual Arts Auction 
The David H. Ponitz Center at Sinclair Community College | Dayton, Ohio  
Lady Painters Of Dayton  •  Art Force 
High Street Gallery | Dayton, Ohio
Observation - Flowers And Landscapes By Ann Gayek And Michele BonDurant 
Yellow Springs Community Art Gallery | Yellow Springs, Ohio
26th Annual Works On Paper | Susan Li O'Connor, Juror | 2nd Place 
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio  
Light Years Ahead | Dayton Visual Arts Members' Show 
Dayton Visual Arts Center | Dayton, Ohio 
Dayton Society of Artists Spring Open Juried Show | Carrie Longley, juror | 2nd Place 
High Street Gallery | Dayton, Ohio                                                      
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Submission Friday Selection
SFMOMA Website | San Fransisco, California
2015
American Landscapes, Scenes from The Americas | John Morrell, juror 
Maryland Federation of Art, Circle Gallery | Annapolis, Maryland
The View | Juried Exhibit | Kristin Spanenberg, juror 
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio
Small Works 
RoyG Biv Gallery | Columbus, Ohio
Thumb Box 
Ohio Art League | Columbus, Ohio
Dayton Society of Artists Spring Open Juried Show 
Dayton Society Of Painters And Sculptors | Dayton, Ohio
25/25  | A Landscape invitational Celebrating Tecumseh Land Trust’s 25th Anniversary 
The Wind’s Café | Yellow Springs, Ohio
2014                                                       
6th Annual National Juried Show | Lois Dodd, juror 
Prince Street Gallery | Manhattan, New York
Alumni Exhibition | Juried Exhibit | Susan Byrnes, juror 
Wright State University | Dayton, Ohio
24th Annual Works On Paper | Juried Exhibit | Roscoe Wilson, juror 
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio
68th Annual Members' Exhibition  
Springfield Art Museum | Springfield, Ohio
Dayton Society of Artists Spring Open Show | Honorable Mention 
Dayton Society Of Artists | Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Society of Artists New Member Invitational 
Dayton Society Of Artists | Dayton, Ohio
Dayton Visual Arts Center 20th Annual Arts Auction 
The Benjamin and Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center | Dayton, Ohio 
Plein, Plain, Plane 
Dayton Visual Arts Center Members Show | Dayton, Ohio
 2013
The View | Juried Exhibit | Ann Taulbee, juror 
Rosewood Arts Center | Kettering, Ohio
67th Annual Members' Exhibition | Mary Gray, juror | 3rd place 
Springfield Art Museum | Springfield, Ohio
46th Greater Hamilton Art Exhibition | Juried Exhibit | Amy Kollar Anderson, juror 
Fitton Center For Creative Art | Hamilton, Ohio
Dayton Visual Arts Center 19th Annual Arts Auction 
The Benjamin and Marian Schuster Performing Arts Center | Dayton, Ohio
If A Tree Falls | Invitational Exhibit 
Dayton Visual Arts Center | Dayton, Ohio
Water, Water, Everywhere 
Dayton Visual Arts Center Member’s Show | Dayton, Ohio
 
2012
66th Annual Members' Exhibition | Juliellen Byrne, juror | 2nd place 
Springfield Art Museum | Springfield, Ohio
En Plein Air | Juried Exhibit | Cindy Tiedmann, juror | Honorable Mention 
Fairborn Art Association Gallery | Fairborn, Ohio
No Borders 
Dayton Visual Arts Center Member’s Show | Dayton, Ohio
Yellow Springs Artist Studio Tour
Yellow Springs, Ohio
2011
The View | Juried Exhibit | Joseph Lombardo, juror 
Rosewood Gallery | Kettering, Ohio
Light 
Dayton Visual Arts Center Member’s Show | Dayton, Ohio
2010
7th Annual Fresh Air, Plein Air by Dayton Visual Arts and Friends 
Gallery Saint John | Bergamo Nature Center | Dayton, Ohio

GALLERY
Dutoit Gallery | Dayton, Ohio
Artist/member, treasurer, maintains social media websites and email correspondence, assists artists with publicity

ARTICLES | PUBLICATIONS
Studio Visit Magazine | Volumes 41/42 | Summer 2018

Made In Ohio
Peter Tonguette, The Columbus Dispatch                                                                                                                               
Sunday, December 17, 2017, page E5


Local artists' prize winning creations on exhibit
Pamela Dillon, Dayton Daily News                                                                                                                               
Sunday, January 29, 2017, Life Section, page E6 color reproduction


Michele BonDurant Viewed and Constructed 
Daytonarts, October 23, 2016 https://daytonarts.wordpress.com/2016/10/23/michele-bondurant-viewed-and-constructed/

BonDurant opens Viewed and Constructed at Dutoit Gallery
Oakwood Register, September 14, 2016, page 2, color reproduction

Linger Awhile To Study These "Works On Paper"
Pam Dillon, Dayton Daily News                                                                                                                               
Sunday, January 31, 2016, Life Section, page E6 color reproduction


DVAC to celebrate local art at auction fundraiser
Connie Post, Dayton Daily News                                                                                                                               
Sunday, April 24, 2016, Life Section, page E4, color reproduction


Natural Selections                                                                                                                               
Matt Clevinger, Dayton City Paper, Volume 13, Number 28, page 23,July 12-18, 2016


BonDurant Displays At National Juried Show
Oakwood Register, January 15, 2014, page 17, color reproduction

Local Artist Featured In New York Gallery
Meredith Moss, Dayton Daily News                                                                                                                               
Sunday, January 19, 2014, Life Section, page E5 color reproduction 
 
                                                                                                                                             
Saint John, Bergamo Nature Center vistas inspire artists
Pamela Dillon, Dayton Daily News                                                                                                                               
Sunday, November 28, 2010, Life Section, page D20 color reproduction 
 




 
 
 
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