Cheryl Handy | Artist

Exhibit Experience

 

Solo Exhibitions & Featured Artist

 

2015    Rich Reilly’s Attorney’s Office | York, Pennsylvania

            Featured Artist. Original paintings in oils, acrylics, pastels, and mixed media.

 

2013    King’s Courtyard | York, Pennsylvania.

Featured Artist. “Sky’s the Limit” - A collection of skyscapes in oils and acrylics.

 

2009-2012

            Handy Concepts Art Gallery | Red Lion, Pennsylvania

-- Original paintings in oils, acrylics, pastels, and mixed media.

           

2009    University Town Center | Hyattsville, Maryland

            “Interpretations” – A collection of 21 paintings derived from 7 photographs taken by the artist.

 

2002    Prince George's Financial Services Corporation | Largo, Maryland

An exhibit of landscape and still life paintings in the professional offices of the Financial Services Corporation.

 

2001     Sports & Learning Center | Landover, Maryland

Sponsored by Arts & Cultural Heritage Division, Maryland - National Capital Park and Planning Commission

– Exhibit included paintings, drawings, and mixed media.

 

University of Maryland's Senior University | College Park, Maryland
-- Portraits and abstract painting in oils, acrylics and mixed media. 

 

2000    University of Maryland's Senior University | College Park, Maryland

-- Original paintings in oils, acrylics, pastels, graphite, and mixed media.

 

            1999    Borders Bookstore | Bowie Maryland

-- Original paintings in oils and acrylics.

 

 

Group Exhibitions

 

2017     Pennsylvania Arts Experience Gallery | York, Pennsylvania
"15-65" -- Group exhibit featuring the works of Black female artists of different generations between the ages of 15 to 65

 

2016     Snow Globe Winter Festival | Conway, South Carolina
Black Water Middle School -- School fundraiser for Arts infused middle school that offers its students advanced opportunities to excel in Core Academics and the Fine Arts, serving 721 students, which represents a diverse demographic of cultures and backgrounds.

 

Swamp Fox Art Gallery | Murrells Inlet, SC
Low Country Art Event

 

2005     University Town Center | Hyattsville, Maryland
"Women of the Arts" -- Group exhibit featuring the works of area female visual artists with Rachel Pope, Eileen Cave, Mavis Turner, and Gwendolyn Aqui.

 

Passageways Artist Studios | Riverdale, Maryland
Open Studios -- Group exhibit "Spring Open Studio" at Passageways Artists Studios located at 6001 66th Avenue, #201, Riverdale Maryland.

 

2003    Tevis Community Gallery | Carroll County Arts Council

Inaugural Exhibition showcasing one artist from each county in the state of Maryland.  Representing Prince George's County as "Director's Choice", Cheryl Handy exhibited for the first time "hiStory", a 4'x9' acrylic painting on stretched canvas (collection of Mr. John Monroe). 

 

CK's Restaurant | Baltimore/Washington International Airport

Located on the upper level of the airport terminal, between concourses B and C. The airport serves over 19 million passengers a year. "Colorful Syncopations-- A collection of music-related images and patterned abstracts. "Prince George's Arts Council presents 10 of its leading, contemporary resident artists."

 

2001    University of Maryland's Senior University | College Park, Maryland
with Marcus Suggs -- Original works of art by Cheryl Handy. Paintings in oils, acrylics, pastels, graphite, and mixed media, coupled with textile art by Marcus Suggs - airbrush media on T-shirts.

 

                        Prince George's Metro Center, Inc. Corporate Offices | Hyattsville, Maryland

-- Original paintings in oils and acrylics.

 

2000    University of Maryland's Senior University | College Park, Maryland

An exhibit of new work by the professional artists of Passageways Artist Studios. Exhibit included paintings, drawings, sculpture, mixed media, photography, and fine art crafts.

 

Prince George's Arts Council | Hyattsville, Maryland

Dual Exhibit with artist Sy Mohr 

 

Slayton House | Columbia, Maryland with Passageways Artists Studios

 

            United States District Courthouse | Greenbelt, Maryland

(Sponsored by Prince George's Arts Council) -- Original paintings in oils, acrylics and mixed media exhibited on first floor of the courthouse.

 

1999    First Impressions Gallery | Alexandria, Virginia

           

 

Commissions

 

2016    Anthony Newton. York Pennsylvania

            David Logue, York Pennsylvania

            Jaylyn Simmons, North Carolina

 

2015    Anthony Newton. York Pennsylvania

 

2013    Donald White. Bronx, New York

 

2009    Jeffrey. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

2008    Nelson Cearfuss. Red Lion, Pennsylvania

 

2006    Nathan Derrell. Security, Maryland

Mary Heron, Hyattsville, Maryland

 

2005     Gregory Miller. Washington, DC

John Monroe, Hyattsville, Maryland

Verona Hill, Mitchellville, Maryland