Curriculum Vitae
Tjelda Michas-vander Meijden (b.1942-Lives and works in NJ)


Education

National Academy of Design and Fine Art, NYC, NY
Studied with, Serge Hollerbach, Wolf Kahn, Sigmund Abeles, George Nama, Terence Coyle, Gary Fagin
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY (Graphic Design)

Exhibitions
(partial list)

2000 - 2018

American Impressions: Contemporary Printmaking, Shanghai, China
Present Water: Works on Paper, Washington Printmakers Gallery, Silver Spring MD
Group Show, Washington Printmakers Gallery, Silver Spring MD
Annual National Exhibition, Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD
All Media Landscape, The Foundry Art Center, St. Charles, MO
National Small Works, Washington Printmakers Gallery, Washington, DC
American Embassy, Reykjavik. Iceland
South Carolina Arts Foundation, Columbia, SC
Contemporary Charleston 2004, Charleston, SC
Heads, Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Charleston, SC
American Botanical Prints of Two Centuries, Hunt Institute, Pittsburg, PA
Prints, Print Studio South, City Gallery, Charleston, SC
Wynne Hatfield Gallery, Charleston, SC

1980 - 2000

West Fraser Gallery, Charleston, SC
Hrefna Jonsdottir Gallery, Lambertville, NJ
Gallery II, Woodstock, VT
Cavaliero Fine Arts, New York, NY
Small Works, National Juried Show, The Art Gallery, Montclair State College, NJ
Pastel Society of America, New York, NY
S.V.A. Annual Fall Open Exhibition, Southern Vermont Art Center, Manchester, VT
Pastel Society of the West Coast, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Carmichael, CA
Degas Pastel Society National Exhibition at The Windows, New Orleans, LA
International Pastel Exhibition 5th Annual, Kansas City Pastel Society, Kansas City, KS
The Original Print Collectors Group, Rhinebeck, NY
Artist’s Exotic Florals, Claremont Gallery, Clarence Dillon Library, Bedminster, NJ
5th International Exhibition - Contemporary Art & Illustration, Hunt Institute of Botanical Documentation, Carnegie-Mellon Univ.
Collector’s Show, Printmaking Council of New Jersey, Reeve Cultural Center, Somerville, NJ
Northeast Folio-The Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA
Signs of Spring, Nathans Gallery, West Paterson, NJ
Miriam Perlman Gallery, Chicago, IL
Prints, Paintings, Pastels, The Claremont Gallery, Clarence Dillon Library, Bedminster, NJ
Association American Artists, New York, NY
Collector Graphics, The Art Stop Gallery, Gladstone, NJ

Museum Exhibition

Fayetteville Museum Of Art, Fayetteville, NC
The American Museum of Natural History, NYC, NY
The Newark Museum Mini Gallery, Newark, NJ
The Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ
MacCulloch Hall Historical Museum, Morristown
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Lauren, MS
Jekyll Island Museum, Jekyll Island, GA
San Mateo Museum, CA

Books, Catalogues,
Periodicals

(partial list)

E. Ashley Rooney, Artists’ Homes and Studios, Published by Schiffer Publishing, Limited, 2015
American Impressions: Contemporary Printmaking, Published by Cultural Ministry of Lujiazui, China, 2012
E. Ashley Rooney, 100 Southern Artists, Published by Schiffer Publishing, 2012
Present Water, Published by Washington Printmakers Gallery, 2010
Carolina Arts Publications, June Issue, Contemporary Carolina Collection, page 9, by Shoestring Publishing Co. City Paper-Charleston, SC
Collins Ph.D, Bradford R., & Ellen Dressler; “Contemporary Charleston 2004,” City of Charleston Cultural Affairs
Art in Embassies Program, “United States Embassy Reykjavik,” Published by AIEP, 2003
American Botanical Prints of Two Centuries, By Gavin D. R. Bridson, James J. White and Lugene B. Bruno, Hunt Institute, Pittsburg, PA. (The exhibition included a sampling of two centuries of American printed plant images, from utilitarian to creative).
Villani, John; “The Creative Tourist”, The Santa Fe New Mexican, June 6, 1999
Autumn 1999, Original print Collectors Group, Ltd. Volume XXVII Number 4,1999
Filler, Marion; The Power of a Flower, Daily Record, May 19, 1996
White, James & Wendel, Donald; 5th International Exhibition of Botanical Art & Illustration, (Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1983, Cover Art & Poster
Northeast Folio-The Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Hunt Library, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA John V. Brindle and James J. White. 1979. 72 pp.

Television, Lectures,
Workshops

The South Carolina Governor's School for the Arts and Humanities - Lecture: The Veil: Art that Explores Subjugation, Symbolism, and Metaphors of the Veil
The University of Akureyri, Iceland - Social Science and Law Department - Lecture Series
The Veil: Art that Explores Subjugation, Symbolism, and Metaphors of the Veil
The University of Iceland, Iceland - Gender Studies Department - Lecture Series
The Veil: Art that Explores Subjugation, Symbolism, and Metaphors of the Veil
Academy of Arts, Reykjavik, Iceland - Lecture Series
Works on Paper: The Singular Print
School of Visual Arts, Akureyri, North Iceland - Lecture Series
Works on Paper: The Singular Print
Monothon, 99, The College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico – (Participated as a Master Printer)
A.M. Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, Channel 4 WTAE-T.V. interviewed by Stu Emery, printmaking technique
Northeast Folio Show, Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

Private & Permanent Public and Corporate Collection (partial list)

The Contemporary Carolina Collection, MUSC, Charleston SC
The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
Morristown Ophthalmology, Inc., Morristown, NJ
Reader’s Digest, Permanent Collection, France and U.S.A
Canadian Consulate, Seattle, WA
Bag Regal Resort Hotel, Switzerland
Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, Pittsburgh, PA
Sugar Foods, Inc., New York, NY
Visa International Corporation, New York, NY
Sloane Kettering Institute, New York, NY
Red Devil Corporation, NJ

Professional Experience Graphic Designer

Ira Schwartz & Sy Wassyng Inc. NYC, NY
Bruce Hopper Design, Honolulu, Hawaii
Raymond Loewy - William Snaith Associates, NYC, NY

Board of Directors

Friends of Pitney Farm, Inc. NJ – Trustee/Board Member, Artist in Residence
The Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Charleston, SC, (Adversary Board Member)
Print Studio South, Charleston, SC
Printmaking Council of New Jersey