REsumé

Education

Bachelor of Science in Commercial Art -- Pensacola Christian College, Pensacola, FL, 2006 - 2010

Honors and Awards

2018 Outstanding Composition and Technique Award of Excellence, 27th National Juried Exhibition of Oil Painters of America, Steamboat Springs, CO

2018 Honorable Mention, 13th International Art Renewal Center Salon Competition, Port Reading, NJ

2016 First Place Landscape, 2016 Member’s Only Competition, Portrait Society of America

2016 Honorable Mention, 2016 International Portrait Competition, Portrait Society of America

2015 Best Overall Oil, October/November bimonthly Plein Air Salon Competition

2015 The BoldBrush Award, October 2015 BoldBrush Painting Competition

2014 Fifth Place, 2014 International Portrait Competition, Portrait Society of America

2014 Travis H. Toland Memorial Award, The 23rd Annual Juried Art Show, Breckenridge Fine Arts Center, Breckenridge, TX

2013 Exceptional Merit, 2013 International Portrait Competition, Portrait Society of America

 Solo Shows

2017 The River, Edgewater Gallery, Middlebury, VT

2013 Adirondack Lake, Edgewater Gallery, Middlebury, VT.

Selected Exhibitions

2018 Rising Stars, Argosy Gallery, Bar Harbor, ME

2018 Summer Salon, Collins Galleries, Orleans, MA

2018 This Land is…, ARCADIA CONTEMPORARY, Pasadena, CA

2018 Exploring Air, Edgewater Gallery, Stowe, VT

2018 27th OPA National Juried Exhibition, Steamboat Art Museum, Steamboat Springs, CO

2017 Five and Under, ARCADIA CONTEMPORARY, Pasadena, CA

2016 Mountain Oyster Club Art Show, Mountain Oyster Club, Tucson, AZ

2015 “Joseph McGurl, Karen Blackwood, T.J. Cunningham, Marc Dalessio & Friends”, Haynes Galleries, Thomaston, ME

2014 Mountain Oyster Club Art Show, Mountain Oyster Club, Tucson, AZ

2014 Celebrating the Portrait as Timeless Art, Haynes Galleries, Nashville, TN

2011   Annual Members Show, Southern Vermont Art Center, Manchester, VT

2010 Impressions of New England, The Bennington Art Center, Bennington, VT 

Publications

“Art of the Portrait: Master Showcase” International Artist, August / September 2014

"21 Under 31: Young Artists to Watch in 2014" Southwest Art Magazine, August 2014

“Art of the Portrait: Master Showcase” International Artist, December/January 2014

” The Artist as a Young Man Art Review: T.J. Cunningham at The Art House” Seven Days, August 2010

“Moments of inspiration spark young career” Addison Independent, August 9, 2010