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Steffani Frideres



Fine Arts Education

1990-1988       Washington State University MFA, major,  Photography, minor Drawing and Printmaking.

1987-1986       The University of Calgary, BFA, Art

1986-1986       The University of Manoa at Hawaii Visiting Student 

1985-1983       The University of Calgary, Fine Arts Student


Selected  Solo Exhibitions

2016                Bosque Gallery, Dual Nature, Houston, TX

2014                Encaustic Photographs, Pearl Fichner Museum of Art, Houston, TX

2013                Waxing Waning, Montgomery College gallery, TX

2012                Mary-Margaret Parish gallery, Shenandoah, TX

2011                LSC-Tomball, Little gallery. Encaustic works, Tomball TX

2007                Holding Memory, Tomball College, Tomball Gallery, TX

2005                Across Canada, LS Montgomery College gallery, Woodlands, TX

1998                Artemesia Gallery, Chicago, IL.

1998                The Bean, Corner brook, NF, Canada

1996                Bodies in Women, Struts Gallery, Sackville, NB, Canada

1994                The Harcourt House Arts Center. Edmonton, AB, Canada   


Selected Group Exhibitions

2019                The Art Center, Alternative Perspective, Dover N.H.               

2019                Smith gallery, juried by Catherine Coutier, Johnson City, TX

2018                National Association of Women’s Artist exhibition, N.Y., N.Y.

2018                Texas Photography Society, TPS 31 : touring exhibition, Texas

2018                MayFlower Arts Center, Analogue Out, -awarded first place- Troy, Ohio

2018                Box 13 gallery Fotofest), Houston TX

2018                31st Annual McNeese National works on paper, Lake Charles , LA

2018                Womens Work 2018, 31st Anniversary, Crystal lake, IL

2017                GCIC Mentors art exhibition, Brazoport College, Brazoport, TX

2017                Society of Photographic Education exhibition, Baylor University, TX

2017                Somerville Toy Camera exhibition, Nave gallery, MA

2016                Florence ISRS gallery, Florence, Italy

2016                International Photo Encaustic, Sage Gallery, OR

2016                Texas 2016 National Art Exhibition, juried by: A.Morell Nacogdoches, TX

2015                Mary Matterson Parish Gallery, Analogue exhibition. The Woodlands, TX

2015                Toy Camera, Somerville, CA

2014                Photographic transfer exhibition, Rayko center, SF, CA

2014                Fact or Fantasy, Kiernan Gallery, VA Beach, VA

2014                Plastic Fantastic, Lightbox, Photographic Gallery, Astoria, OR

2014                National Association of Women Artists, 125 National Anniversary exhibition, NY

2014                Toy Camera show, LSC-Montgomery, Shenandoah, TX

2013                Annual NAWA exhibition, Sylvia Wald & Po Kim Gallery, NY, NY

2013                Clear Lake Art Center, Clear Lake TX

2013                College of The Mainland art showcase, SPE, TX

2013                San Jacinto Community College gallery, TX

2011                Bosque gallery, Hot Wax. Houston, TX

2011                Photography exhibition, South Central, SW School of art, San Antonio, TX

2011                San Jacinto South Art gallery, GCIC group exhibition, Houston TX

2011                Artist mentor exhibition, U of Houston, Clear Lake, TX

2010                Gallery at Sunset Center, 10”x10” encaustic show. Amarillo, TX

2010                University of Houston, Clear Lake.  Selected faculty show. Clear Lake TX

2010                St. Edwards College. TASA exhibition, Honorable mention award, , Austin, TX.

2010                Jungian Center, Altered Reality, Houston, TX.

2010                Hot Wax,  Amarillo, TX

2009                Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, group display, TX

2008                TASA One Square Foot, Beaumont, TX. Third place award

2007                Jungian Center, Summer Exhibition, Houston TX

2006                “Past Present”, Vanderbilt University, Nashville TN

2004                Faculty Exhibition, Tomball Gallery, Tomball TX

2000                Generations Gallery, Focus on Fibre, Edmonton, AB, Canada

2000                Edmonton Art Gallery, Focus on Fibre, Edmonton, AB, Canada

1999                Galeria del Edificio Central, Permutaciones Anatomicas de 10 Artistas Plasticos Canadienese,  Mexico City, Mexico

1998                La Central Galerie Powerhouse, amour-horreur, Montreal, PQ, Canada

1998                The International Cervantes Festival, Anatomical Permutations, Guanajuato, Mexico

1997                The National Museum of Women in Arts, Washington, DC. art purchase.

                        This Book of Ours

1994                Center Of Contemporary Art, Northwest Annual. Seattle, WA 

                         juried by: Joel-Peter Witkin

1992                International Native Arts Festival, Calgary Olympic Plaza Calgary, AB juried

1992                Photography North West Gallery. Bodies Evolving Seattle, WA juried

1992                Gallery of Art, Pacific Lutheran University, Gallery Tacoma, WA juried   


Publications and Awards

2019                Book: Cyanotype process by Christina Anderson: images of my work p.56

2018                FIE Award, Travel and research in Athens Greece

2017                Woven Tale press, release date October 2017

2016                f/D Exploring the art of Pinhole book, edited by Kier Selinsky, pub. Focal press, p.6

2014                The Hand Magazine, LLC, p.32

2014                Diffusion magazine, 2014 publication of artwork. p. 42

2012                NAWA Invitational member

2011                Waxing and Waning, gallery publication on wax exhibition.

2011-2007       National College Board AP Studio Art  Exam Reader, Louisville Kentucky

2010                Technology grant- LSC System, I-Pads.

2010                St. Edwards College. TASA exhibition, Honorable mention award, Austin, TX.

2009                Lone Star Travel Grant, $3,500. 00Awarded to study in London England

2008                TASA art exhibition, 3rd place award. Beaumont, TX

2007                Cinema Association Marketing piece of the year Award, Tomball College, TX

2007                Lone Star Small education grant award, $500.00 to purchase a slide scanner for the photography darkroom

2007                Houston Chronicle Arts section, review of Tomball show, Houston, TX

2006                Past Present SPE South Central Conference lecturer, “Cyclical Growth.”

2006                CAA conference panel abstracts.

1999                Voices of Mexico, no., 46, Jan 1999. P. 85-88.  “Ten Canadian Artists in Mexico”.

1999                EL DIA, Ap 6, 1999. P. 24, sec C. “Permutaciones                                                                           Anatomicas: Diez Artistas Canadienses” En Mexico

1999                El Sol de Mexico, Ap 3, 1999, P. 2. sec. 3.  P. 1-2 . “.Agenda Cultural”

1999                El Universal, March 26, 1999, “El Cuerpo Humano”,

1998                Excelsior, Nov. 20, 1998, P. 15 sec. A0, Expondran                                                                         Permutaciones Anatomicas, el 23 en CNA.

1998                Que pasa vol.3-no.4/Winter 1998, Canadian Artists in Mexico, P. 3-5

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