Solo and Featured Exhibitions

 

2017  Collections, 2017, solo exhibit of six series, Mellwood Art Center, Louisville, KY, March 3rd- April 20th ,2017

2017 Debra Lott solo exhibition, Roberta Marx Gallery, Thomas Jefferson Unitarian Church, Louisville, KY, August 1-September 30, 2016

2016   Human-Nature, one woman exhibit, Pyro Gallery, Louisville, KY August 26th-October 7th, 2016

 2014   Evolving, one-woman exhibit, Pyro Gallery, Louisville, KY, August 29- October 4, 2014

 2012  The Human Condition, Featured Artist, Produced and exhibited a regional juried exhibition at    Pyro Gallery July-August 2012

2010   Women Imaging Women, one-woman exhibit with selected guest artists, Pyro Gallery, Louisville, KY, July 29th-September 4, 2010

2008   Viewpoints, one-woman exhibit, Pyro Gallery, Louisville, KY - June 27th-August 16th, 2008

2007   Elements and Icons, one- women exhibit, Pyro Gallery, Louisville, KY - May 18th-June 23rd, 2007

 

 Selected Adjudicated Exhibitions

 

2017 Owensboro Art Guild 55 th Juried Exhibition, Owensboro Museum of Fine Art, Owensboro, KY, February

25- April 14 th . 2017

2017   Lexington Art League, Demographically Speaking, A Figurative Exhibition, Lexington, KY, January13-February 12, 2017

2016   Art Comes Alive 2016, ART Design Consultants Inc. Cincinnati, OH, July 23-August 29, 2016 Figurative Artist of the Year Award

2015   The Chautauqua National Exhibition, Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY 1/26/2015-2/20/2015

2013   The Art at the X National Juried Exhibition, Xavier University, Cincinnati, 'Multicultural Expressions of Faith', Award of Excellence, August 23-October 11, 2013

2010-2013   National Art Education Women Caucus Juried Art Exhibition, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

2011   55th Mid-states Juried Art Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science, Indiana, December- March 2011

2010   Manifest Gallery International Drawing Annual- Exhibition in Print, Cincinnati Ohio, art work selected - Seasons of Grace, Charcoal on Paper

2010   Water Tower Regional, Louisville Visual Art Association, KY, January 24-March 7, 2010

2009   54th Mid-States Juried Art Exhibition, Evansville Museum of Arts, History and Science, Indiana, Dec 7-January 18, 2009.

2007   Mad Art Gallery, St Louis, Missouri, Contemporary Women Artists XIV, International Juried Exhibition, Sept 7-29, 2007, St Louis Chapter of the National Women’s Caucus for the Arts

2006   Kniznick Gallery of the Women’s Studies Research Center, Brandeis University, Boston, Vital Voices: Women’s Visions, 2006, (National Juried Exhibition in conjunction with National Women’s Caucus for the Arts)

 

Awards, Honors and Interviews

 

2016   Featured Artist Interview on WAVE3 Weekend Sunrise Segment

Louisville Artist Addresses Body Images in Media in New Exhibit September 11, 2016

2016   Featured Artist Interview on WHAS Great Day Live

Human Meets Nature at Pyro Gallery, September 5, 2016

2016   Featured Artist Interview on WDRB with Gina Glaros

New Exhibit in NuLu to Empower Women about Self Image, August 26th, 2016

2016   Figurative Artist of the Year Award

Art Comes Alive 2016, ART Design Consultants Inc. Cincinnati, OH, July 23-August 29

2016   Kentucky Foundation for Women – 2016 Artist Enrichment Grant Recipient An award given to feminist artists who are committed to positive social change across the state of Kentucky - to create a series of paintings grappling with the idealistic images of women portrayed in the media. The process will challenge the artist to experiment with new techniques for working with texture, color, and varnishes, and the paintings will foster dialogue about the unrealistic and harmful standards the media sets for women and girls.

2013   Award of Excellence, The Art at the X National Juried Exhibition, Xavier University, Cincinnati, 'Multicultural Expressions of Faith', Award of Excellence, August 23-October 11, 2013

2011-2013   Pure Uncut Candy Louisville Art Publication: July 2011, cover, July 2012, October 2012, January 2013, March 2013. June 2013, cover

2010 Individual Artist Professional Development Grant, funded by the Kentucky Arts Council and the National Endowment for the Arts.

2010   Center for Women and Families 2010 Annual Event, Featured Art

On Feb 25th   at the Louisville Marriot Downtown, the triptych “Moving Forward Together” was showcased at the 23rd Anniversary Celebration of Service and Survival honoring the 2010 Women of Distinction.  The Center for Women and Families signature event focused on their services for children who have witnessed abuse and violence.

2010   INDA 5 Drawing Competition 2010

Drawing entitled “Seasons of Grace” was selected for the International Drawing Annual Exhibitions in Print; a juried competition that supports the recognition, documentation and publication of excellent, current and relevant works of drawing from around the world. From 1300 submissions, 114 works were selected from 23 states and 10 countries.  In addition, the Online Supplemental Resource will provide biographical info, artist statements, and details of sample works for each artist included in the publication. Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 NAEA Women’s Caucus Juried Art Exhibition:

Artists were invited to submit work relevant to the conference theme of social justice. Art work was selected through a juried process.  Award winning artists were invited to the group exhibition at the Convention Center, to briefly speak about their artwork’s content and message relating to social justice. The artist’s art work was also included in a print exhibition catalogue and in an electronic exhibition at the conference.

Savannah College of Art, Art Educator’s Forum Publication, Painting selected for 2010 Cover.

2009  Equally Yours Billboard Art Competition, Painting selected to be displayed on Louisville billboard to promote female and social awareness, November 2009, Louisville, KY   

2008   Insight Communications Network (ICN2) Villionaire show

Selected Artist for Interview Segment September 2008

2008   Kentucky Foundation for Women – 2008 Artist Enrichment Grant Recipient: received a grant to attempt new and varied compositions by creating and displaying a series of large scale oil portraits of young girls from various backgrounds, focusing on revealing their inner beauty and spirit, which will advance the status of young girls in Kentucky.

2007  Kentucky Foundation for Women, 2007 Artist Enrichment Grant Recipient– received a grant to create and display a series of large-scale portraits revealing the beauty of elderly women, especially in Kentucky, and engage viewers with the portraits and a short personal life story revealing each woman's courage, strength, and character."