SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2020

(coming up) The Actor Revealed, Trap Door Theater Gallery, Chicago, IL

2018

Familiar Faces, The Spotlight- Signal Digital Inc, Chicago IL

Irma Became, Blue Parrot, Chicago IL

2017

Tell it All, Blue Parrot, Chicago IL

2016

Presenting Irma May, Elephant Room Gallery, Chicago, IL

2014

Irma May enters, Savoy Lounge, Chicago, IL

2008

Open Studio Exhibition Series, Studio 210, Chicago, IL

University Club, Chicago IL

2007

Rövid Történetek (Short Stories), Aranytiz Galeria Budapest, Hungary

2006

Instincts and Expressions, Parts Unknown Gallery, Chicago IL

Elongated Figures, Gallery 203, Chicago, IL

2005

Among Us, The Open Door Gallery, Chicago, IL

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITONS 

2020 coming up

Natural Light, National Juried Exhibition, Union Street Gallery, Chicago Heights, IL

2017

Sixth Sense, CC. Art Garage, Chicago, IL

2010

Somnabulis, 4Arts Inc, Zhou Brtothers, Chicago, IL

Open Portfolio Review, Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY

Sterling People, New Space Gallery, Chicago, IL

Gilda’s Club fundraising, Flat Iron Artists Association, Chicago, IL

2008

Energy Output, Avram Eisen Gallery, Chicago, IL

Fashion Forward, Bank of America, Chicago, IL

Art Chicago, Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL

2007

Gallery of Forking Paths, Mode Gallery, Chicago, IL

In Praise of Physical Labor, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL

Hagyomány és megújulás Ttradition and Renewal), Muvészetek Háza, “Szekszárd, Hungary

2006

#510: If the Shoe Fits ... A Transformative Laboratory Exhibition, Betty Rhymer gallery, Chicago, IL

2005

Chicago Art Open, SAIC Third Floor Gallery, Chicago, IL

Illinois Artisans’ Program, Painting Exhibit, Thompson Center, Chicago, IL

Center for Conflict Resolution Found raising Gala, Marshall Fields, Chicago, IL

Nude, 4Arts Inc Gallery, Chicago, IL

2004

Create for a Cure, The Open Door Gallery, Chicago, IL

Chicago Art Open, National Vietnam Veteran Museum, Chicago, IL

Charcoll monthly exhibition series, Chicago Arts District Warehouse,  Chicago, Il

2003

Florence Biannual of Contemporary Art, Fortessa De Basso, Florence, Italy

Chicago Art Open, SAIC Third Floor Gallery, Chicago, IL

Center for Conflict Resolution Fundraising Gala, SAIC Ball Room,  Chicago, IL

JURIED PUBLIC ART

“Next to each other”/ Roger’s Park Mural Project, Chicago, IL 2011

"Suite Home Chicago"/ Fireside Chat, Chicago Cultural Affairs 2001

REVIEWS

Chicago Sun-Times/ Show Case “A Snapshot of Chicago’s Art Community, Oct. 14, 2005

Paste Magazine/ “art review, point of views” Oct.13, 2008 

Lumino Magazine/ “Wicker park brings the art to the streets” October 10, 2008

Pesterzsebet/ ”Tatra tertol Chicagoig” May 29, 2007, Budapest, Hungary 

Art Scope/ “Zsofia Otvos: Instincts and Expressions” 2006

Crown Point Star/ “ Hungarian artist palette” Oct. 16, 2008, Crown Point, IN 

Chicago Sun-Times/ The Mix "Coyote Pretty" Feb. 11, 2005, Chicago, IL 

Chicago Tribune/ Entertainment "Artists' beliefs used to inspire not proselytize" July 9, 2004, Chicago, IL 

Robert Witting "Around the Coyote WinterFest 2002- a brief review" 2002

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

Redivider/ Cover, Emerson College, Boston, MA, 2006 

Footlight/Cover Page, Marcus Promotion Inc. Dec. 2002 

Suite Home Chicago, Neptune Art, 2001 

New Art International, Book Art Press, 2001 

PRESS

TimeOut Chicago/ Chicago Artists’ Month, Featured Artist, Sept. 25, 2008 

Chicago Reader/ Energy Output at Avram Eisen Gallery, Nov. 6, 2008 

Chicago Reader/ Forking Paths, Oct. 11,2007 

Chicago Weekly/ Instincts and Expressions, June 1, 2006 

Chicago Journal/ Chicago Arts Ditrict, 2nd Friday Art Crawl, June 10, 2004 

Center Stage Chicago/ The best of Chicago’s Art Scene, June 24, 2004 

Impressions/ Painting Exhibit, 2003 Fall

AWARDS, GRANTS AND RECOGNITIONS

Community Arts Assistance Program Grant, Cultural Affairs of the City of Chicago, IL 2005, 2006, 2008, 2011

Illinois Artisans’ Program, Featured artist, Thompson Center, Chicago, IL 2009, 2006

Chicago Artists’ Month‘s Featured Artist, Chicago, IL 2008

“Les regards de Jeunnes sur la Revolution Francais”, Centre Pompidue, Paris, France 1989

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