EDUCATION
 2006  Ph.D.    Human & Organizational Systems.
                           Fielding Graduate University, Santa Barbara, CA
 2002  M.A.     Organizational Development. 
                           Fielding Graduate University, Santa Barbara, CA
 1995  M.B.A.  Management.
                           University of New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut.  
 1978  B.A.      Fine Arts.
                           Ramapo College, Mahwah, New Jersey 
   Art courses and workshops:
    Art Students League, New York, NY
    Katonah Art Center, Katonah, NY
    Center for the Arts, Westchester Community College, Valhalla, NY

SOLO SHOWS
  2016  The Oresman Gallery, Larchmont Public Library, Larchmont, NY
  2016 The Howard and Ruth Jacobs Gallery, Greenburgh Library, Elmsford, NY  
  2015 The Loggia Gallery, Bronxville Women's Club, Bronxville, NY
  2014 The Donald Gallery, Dobbs Ferry, NY  
  2013 Harrison Public Library, Harrison, NY (Juried Competition) 
  1978 Ramapo Gallery, Mahwah, NJ

JURIED EXHIBITIONS
  2017 Personal Renaissance, The Belskie Museum of Art & Science, Closter, NJ
  2017 Cold, NAWA National Exhibition, New York, NY
  2016 Shelter, NAWA National Exhibition, Harlem School of the Arts, New York, NY 
  2016  A Sight For Sore Eyes, NAWA, New York. National Online Exhibition.
  2016 101st Juried Art Show, New Rochelle Art Association, New Rochelle, NY 
  2016 EV(e)OLUTION VI-BOLD!, NAWA, New York, NY
  2016 In-VISIBLE Exhibition, NAWA, Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA 
  2016 Women Gazing Inward, CWA, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY
  2016 BDAA Annual Juried Show, Blue Door Gallery, Yonkers, NY 
  2015 Westchester County Beaux Arts Finale, Bronxville, NY
  2015 New Perspectives Juried Show, New Century Artists Gallery, New York, NY
  2014 National Society of Women Artists, New York, NY
  2014 Home is Where The Art Is, Lazarus Gallery, New Rochelle, NY
  2014 Annual Juried Art Show, New Rochelle Art Association, New Rochelle, NY 
  2014 Artists Untamed, Catskill Art Society, Livingston Manor, NY
  2013 Glorious Food Exhibit, Blue Hill Cultural Center, Pearl River, NY
  2013 Westchester County Beaux Arts Finale, Katonah, NY
  2013 Annual Juried Small Works Show, Upstream Gallery, Dobbs Ferry, NY
  2013 BDAA Annual Juried Show, Blue Door Gallery, Yonkers, NY
  2012 Westchester County Beaux Arts Finale, Bronxville, NY
  2012 Cheers! Rotunda Gallery, The New Rochelle Council on the Arts

EXHIBITIONS
  2017 We Are Rising: Women In Solidarity, The Donald Gallery, Dobbs Ferry, NY 
  2017 Appetite for Art, Ruth Keeler Memorial Library, North Salem, NY
  2017 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Bronxville, NY
  2015 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, White Plains, NY
  2015 Artistic Endeavor Gallery, Inaugural Group Show, Irvington, NY
  2015 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, Bronxville, NY 
  2014 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, Bronxville, NY
  2013 Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
  2013 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, Dobbs Ferry, NY
  2012 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, Bronxville, NY
  2012 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, Dobbs Ferry, NY
  2012 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, Katonah, NY
  2011 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, Dobbs Ferry, NY
  2011 Beaux Arts Exhibition, Westchester County, Katonah, NY

ALTERNATIVE SPACES
  2013 - Present RiverArts Studio Tour and Exhibit, Westchester County, NY

JURIED ADMISSIONS:
  2014 New York Society of Women Artists
  2014 National Association of Women Artists
  2014 New Rochelle Art Association

HONORS AND AWARDS
2017
   Beaux Arts Exhibition, Bronxville, NY 
              Third Place, Oil
              Honorable Mention, Pastel
2016
  New Rochelle Art Association, 101st Juried Art Show, New Rochelle, NY
              First Place, Oil/Acrylic 
2015 
   Beaux Arts Exhibition, White Plains, NY 
             First Place, Oil
             Third Place, Oil
             Honorable Mention, Pastel
   Westchester County Beaux Arts Finale, Bronxville, NY    
            First Place, Pastel
   Beaux Arts Exhibition, Bronxville, NY
            Third Place, Oil, and People's Choice Award  
 2014 
   New Rochelle Art Association, 99th Juried Art Show, New Rochelle, NY
            First Place, Oil/Acrylic 
   Beaux Arts Competition, Bronxville, NY 
            First, Second, and Third Place, Pastel
 2013
  Beaux Arts Exhibition, Dobbs Ferry, NY 
            Second Place, Oil/Acrylic 
            Third Place, Pastel 
            Third Place, Oil/Acrylic 
  Beaux Arts Exhibition, Bronxville, NY 
            Best in Show
            First Place, Oil
            Second Place, Acrylic
  Westchester County Beaux Arts Finale, Bronxville, NY 
            First Place, Oil
 2012
  Westchester County Beaux Arts Finale 
            Third Place, Oil 
            Third Place, Pastel   
​  Beaux Arts Exhibition, Bronxville, NY
            First Place, Oil 
            First Place, Pastel 
            Third Place, Oil 
  Beaux Arts Exhibition, Dobbs Ferry, NY
            First Place, Oil 
            Second Place, Pastel 
  Beaux Arts Exhibition, Katonah, NY 
            First Place, Oil/Acrylic 
            Honorable Mention, Oil/Acrylic 
 2011
  Beaux Arts Exhibition, Dobbs Ferry, NY 
            First Place, Oil/Acrylic 
  Beaux Arts Exhibition, Katonah, NY
            Third Place, Oil/Acrylic 

COLLECTIONS
  Private collections in the US, Canada, and Europe

BIBLIOGRAPHY
Studio Visit Magazine. Volume 38. 2017. National juried artists selected for quarterly magazine feature.  Featured paintings and bio. 

Over Easy Productions, Egg. 2017. Two paintings selected to be featured on the movie set.

Stiffler, Scott, “NAWA Walls Fills With Chilly Scenes of Winter”. Now Chelsea. January 18, 2017. Painting mentioned in article on the exhibit.  

"Carol Perron Sommerfield to Open "Facets" Exhibit in Larchmont". Larchmont Ledger, Larchmont, NY. November, 2016, Vol. 12 - issue 11, p 12. 

Colquitt, Geoff, “Award Winning Artist, Carol Perron Sommerfield, to Open “Facets” Exhibit in Larchmont”. Mamaroneck’s Hamlet Hub, Mamaroneck, NY, October 20, 2016. Online edition.

DiLorenzo, Kris, “Painter Circles Back To Color And Light In 81 Works”. The Rivertowns Enterprise, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY, April 8, 2016. pp 3, 20.

The New York Times, Metropolitan section, exhibition announcement with photograph, New York, NY, March 27, 2016. p. 8.

Blue Door Quarterly: Journal of Literature and Art. "Inside/Outside: Self Examination". Yonkers, NY, Fall, 2015/Spring 2016. Featured Painting. p. 8.

"Sullivan County Is Her Muse". The Sullivan County Democrat, Monticello, NY, March 1, 2015. Online edition.

Lupo, Jackie, “Artist Coaxes Beauty From Empty Buildings”. The Rivertowns Enterprise,   Hastings-on-Hudson, NY, May 30, 2014. pp 8, 16, 17.

The New York Times, Metropolitan section, exhibition announcement with photograph, New York, NY, Dec. 29, 2013. p. 9.

ARTIST RESIDENCIES
  2017 Awarded an Artist Residency. Drop, Forge & Tool (March, 2017)
  2016 Awarded an Artist Residency. Drop, Forge & Tool (March, 2016)
  2015 Awarded a Studio Residency. Arts, Letters & Numbers (November, 2015)

RELATED EXPERIENCE
  2014-Present   Chair, The Annual Dobbs Ferry Beaux Arts Exhibition
  2016-Present   Co-Curator, The Donald Gallery, Dobbs Ferry, NY  

ART AFFILIATIONS
    ArtsWestchester
    Catskill Art Society
    Katonah Museum of Art Artist Association
    New Rochelle Council on the Arts
    RiverArts
    The Blue Door Artist Association
    The Women's Art Caucus
    The National Association of Women Artists
    The New York Society of Women Artists
    The Garrison Art Center
    Hudson Valley Art Association 


Artist Resume