Group Exhibitions

Articles and Media

 

Curriculum Vitae

Sandra Hansen

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Education
    

MFA Spring 2016

Kendall College of Art and Design

Painting Major           

Grand Rapids,MI
BFA2013

Kendall College of Art and Design

Painting Major        

Grand Rapids, MI
BFA
1991

Hope College

Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa

Holland, MI



 





Professional Experience

2015                  Artist in Resident          Casa Massachio                        San Giovanni Valderno, Italy

2013-present 
Graduate Assistant
Kendall College of Art and Design 
Grand Rapids, MI

2013-present
art teacher

Kendall College of Art and Design

Continuing Learning

Grand Rapids, MI

2005- 2009
Visiting art teacher,


Vidyashram Southpoint School

Seven trips to teach and paint

Varanasi, India

2009
Visiting art teacher
Community Center
Bangkok, Thailand
2009Visiting art teacher
Orphanage Khon Kaen, Thailand

2010Art teacher, adultsCommunity CenterLund, Sweden











Awards

2015Honorable Mention

Holland Area Arts Council-

All Michigan Regional Show

Holland, MI
2013-2016MFA Portfolio PrizeKendall College of Art and DesignGrand Rapids, MI
2013Excellence in Painting AwardKendall College of Art and Design Grand Rapids, MI
2010-2013
BFA Portfolio PrizeKendall College of Art and DesignGrand Rapids, MI
2008
Honorable Mention

Holland Area Arts Council-

All Michigan Regional Show

Holland, MI









Solo Exhibitions

2017                                  Forest Hills Fine Arts Center                                                                Grand Rapids, MI  

2011

LedØje-SmØrum Musikforening, at Kulturhuset i SmØrum.

Concert Artist at classical musical concert

Copenhagen, Denmark
2009

American Center of American Embassy
Delhi, India
2009
Faculty of Visual Arts
Banares Hindu University,
Varanasi, India
2009

Gallery Una

Bjarred, Sweden

2007

Reflections Fine Art Gallery
Holland, MI
2006
 II Gallery
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
2006

Rush Hospital
Oak Park, Ilinois


2005

India Republic Day

Nirman, Exhibition of the eleven paintings created while traveling in Northern India for two months.

Varanasi, Indi




















2014
Invited Participant in the Jaipur Art Festival,
 Jaipur, India

2013
Benares Club
Varanasi, India

2013
Lane Eleven Gallery
Varanasi, India

2013
Excellence in Painting Exhibition, Kendall College of Art and Design
Grand Rapids, MI

2012
Challenging Expection, 2 person show, Kendall College of Art & Design
Grand Rapids, MI


2011
ArtPrize 2011

Grand Rapids, Michigan


2009
Holland Area Arts Council, Juried Show

Holland MI


2006
Holland Area Arts Council, Juried Show

Holland, MI


2005
Divine Femine Art Show, Episcopal Cathedral
Kalamazoo, MI

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08/26/11

WZZM TV, Channel 13 Take 5
Catherine Behrendt
http://www.wzzm13.com/video/1128740302001/0/Art-Prize-Emmett-   
11/23/09
Jagran Josh: Your Guide to Success.

Hindi Newspaper
9/11/11
Holland Sentinel
Lori Timmer
The Return of ArtPrize
9/21/11
Everything Michigan MLive.com
Jeffrey Kaczmarczyk

1/6/10
Holland Sentinel
Steve Ralph
Art Nomad: Holland artist exhibits, paints, and teaches art in India
02/19/06

Grand Rapids Press Section N, Page 1

Full Page

Shandra Martinez
Painter preserves images of India: Artist in Residence at school worked with nation's poor
10/16/05

Grand Rapids Press

Section N, Page 1

Shandra Martinez
Artist heads to India offering acrylics and one-woman show