Lonna Kelly


28 Sans Souci Drive, Pawling, NY 12564 phone 845.855.1676 mobile 845.988.7374 email LonnaKellyStudio@gmail.com

Website:
lonnakelly.com

lonnakellystudio.com dutchessarteast.com/artists-south/lonna-kelly

Social Media:
Twitter @LonnaK instagram.com/lonnakelly youtube.com/user/LonnaKelly linkedin.com/in/lonnakelly

Education

2004 - BS Empire State College, Cultural Studies, Writing and Photography

Experience

2020 - curator International Mail Art Project SYNERGY in the Days of COVID
2016 and 2019 - grant writer for Artist Banners in Village of Pawling NY
2013-18 - volunteer leader for Friends of the Great Swamp photography walks
2007 - 2020 - ArtEast – co-founder, former leader and coordinator of eastern Dutchess arts group and open studio tour (10 years), current member, advisor and website designer 2004 - Co-founder of Cat Rock Artists, a cooperative of women artists

2000-2001 - Adjunct Dutchess Community College Office of Community Services Non-Credit Continuing Education (photography instructor)

Community

2019 - photographer for Pawling Triathlon
2018-2019 Volunteer Photographer Women's March on New York
2018 Dutchess County Executive's Artivist Award
2017 Dutchess County Executive's Art in Public Places Award for ArtEast Open Studio Tour 2015 Honoree Voices of Pawling

Recent Exhibitions and Projects

2020


International Mail Art Project SYNERGY in the Days of COVID

SYNERGY 2020
#womenonUSpaper$ Project (Harriet Tubman, Susan B. Anthony, Rachel Carson, Amelia Earhart, Barbara Jordan, Helen Keller, Wilma Mankiller, Rosa Parks, Sally Ride, Eleanor Roosevelt)

Pawling Library, A Virtual Art Show 

ArtEast Open Studio Tour Artist Video 

ArtEast Open Studio Tour Virtual Presentation 


2019


Mail Art Project

Camera Obscura Project

ArtMostNY Open Studio Tour with Camera Obscura

ArtEast Open Studio Tour 

Hudson Valley Art Speak, Artist video interviews 

Artist Out Loud, Akin Library, Pawling NY

When Darkness Falls, Night Explorations, Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, Maryland

2018

Dutchess County Executive Artivist Award
Mail Art Project

Camera Obscura Project
LACDA, small works Group Show. CA

Arts MidHudson Group Show, artist talk, Poughkeepsie, NY
 Front Street Gallery Group Show, Patterson, NY

ArtEast Open Studio Tour, Pawling NY
Hudson Valley Art Speak, Artist video interviews 
 Bell Levine Art Center Group Show, Mahopac NY

2017

Liberty – Statue of Liberty Project
Mail Art Project

Group Show Maplebrook School Kentucky Derby, Amenia, NY
 Group Show Howland Cultural Center, Beacon NY

Gallery 28, Pop up Gallery, Pawling NY
ArtEast Open Studio Tour, Pawling NY
Hudson Valley Art Speak, Artist video interviews 

Dutchess County Executive Art in Public Places for ArtEast 


2016

Where's George Dollar Bill Project 

Mail Art Project
Get This Show on The Road, Gallery 66, Cold Spring NY Group Show, Gallery 66, Cold Spring NY
Chairity, Gallery 66, Cold Spring NY
ArtEast Open Studio Tour, Pawling NY
Hudson Valley Art Speak, Artist video interviews

2015

School House Theater and Gallery, Juried exhibit, Katonah Museum Artist Association, Croton Falls, NY
By and About Women: Celebrating the female spirit, R Dixon Gallery, Seneca Falls, NY ArtEast Open Studio Tour, Pawling NY

ArtEast Open Studio Tour Public Art Project, first time limited art installation in the village of Pawling NY
Hudson Valley Art Speak, Artist video interviews

2014

Front Street Gallery, Patterson, NY
Great Swamp Art Show and Celebration, Pawling NY Hudson Valley Art Speak, Artist video interviews ArtEast Open Studio Tour, Pawling NY

2013

Art in the Loft, Millbrook Winery, Millbrook, NY
Para Transit, What Would We do Without the Bus, We Need the Bus, Video production for public and para transit advocacy
Front Street Gallery, Patterson, NY
Hudson Valley Art Speak, Artist video interviews
ArtEast Open Studio Tour, Pawling NY

2012

Art to the Point: Tri-State Juried Exhibition, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY Hudson Valley Art Speak, Artist video interviews
ArtEast Open Studio Tour, Pawling NY

2011

ArtWorks, an Artists Salon, Front Street Gallery, Patterson , NY, group show Art Along the Hudson, Paramount Center for the Arts, Peekskill, NY Harlem Valley Artists Gallery, Webatuck, NY
Open Studio Group Show at the Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

ArtEast Open Studio Tour, Dutchess County, NY