71 Aspen Lane, Golden, Colorado 80403, United States  303-642-7104   720-646-6181.   www.irenefsullivan.com


2005-2015 Atelier studies with Enrique Martinez Celaya
2006 Studies at Art Institute of Boston
2004 Studies with Suzanna Coffey
2002-2003 Studies with Joshua Fallick
1989 Dalhem Museum Berlin, Germany
1989 National Museum of Helsinki Helsinki, Finland
1988 Master of Arts – University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
1984 Master of Divinity – Catholic Theological Union, Chicago, Illinois
1976  AMNP – Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, New York


2019 “Alchemy on the Seine”.  Notre Dame de l’Assomption, Marnay-sur-Seine, France*

2017 “National Juried Annual Contemporary Art Survey” The Lincoln Center, Ft. Collins, Co.
2016 “you will cease to be powerless”  Marnay-sur-Seine, France
2015 “Winged Courage, Feathered Paradox” Golden, Colorado*
2014 “Uprooted” Boulder, Colorado*
2011 “9th Annual BANJAE at Borderland” Easton, Massachusetts
2010 “18th Annual Juried Exhibit” Bowery Gallery, New York City
2009 “14th Annual Juried Exhibit – AOC” Denver, Colorado
2008 “Wit(h)nessing the Arctic” Stinson Beach, California*
2006 “CWCA – Word Play” Boulder Public Library Boulder, Colorado
2006 “Requiem for the Cottonwoods” Stinson Beach, California*
2005 “Tides of Change, Tides of Quiet” Pt. Reyes Station, California
2005 “Les Souers de Pinceau, A 3 Woman Show” Boulder, Colorado


2019.   Initiation of the Oral History Recording Project at the Claude Domec Archive.  Marnay -sur-Seine, France

2018-present.   Primary Researcher & Co-director of the Claude Domec Archive.  www.claude-domec.org

2017-2018.  Translation project of the interview given by French painter Claude Domec (1902-1981) in collaboration with Alliance Francaise in Denver, Colorado.


-Whittaker, Richard. Review of On Art&Mindfulness. (based on the notes of Irene F. Sullivan acknowledgment) Works&Conversations, Issue 31, 2/16

-Whittaker, Richard: “A Conversation with Irene F. Sullivan”, WORKS&CONVERSATIONS.  Vol. 16, 2008, p.3-63  http://www.dailygood./org/(3-17-2008).

-Cragg, Claudia: KGNU Public Radio Interview with Irene F. Sullivan,  “Slipping Through the Polar Seas.” 2007


Private Collections, Charlotte, North Carolina
Private Collection, St. Louis, Missouri
Private Collections, Boulder, Colorado
Private Collection, Denver, Colorado
Private Collection, Eureka Springs, Arkansas
Private Collection, Sacramento, California
Private Collection, San Francisco, California


-65 Reflections (From A Painter’s Studio Journals). Wind’s Edge
Press. Golden, Colorado 2015

-Excerpts From The Arctic- A Matrix of Topomnesia. Wind’s Edge
Press. Golden, Colorado 2007


2017 NEA – Colorado Career Advancement Award
2016  The Tenot Foundation Bursary, Camac Centre d’Art Marnay Art Centre, France
2015 Marthe Kate Thomas Fund
2013 Joan Mitchell Foundation
2011 BANJAE Honorable Mention Painting
2009 Colorado Artist’s Guild Painter’s Award
1992 Colorado Center for The Book – Best Non-Fiction Work
1989 Fulbright Scholarship, Copenhagen, Denmark
1987 American Philosophical Society Field Research Grant


2019  Artist in Residence, Chateau Selliers, Romilly-sur-Seine, France
2018 Artist in Residence, Claude Domec Atelier,  Marnay sur Seine, France
2017 Camac Centre d’Art Residency,   France
2015 Anderson Arts Ranch,  Snowmass, Colorado
2015 Studio Intensive, Whale&Star,  Culver City, California
2014 Vermont Studio Center Residency, Vermont
2011 Juried Workshop Intensive @ Whale & Star Studio, Miami, Florida
2009 Anderson Arts Ranch, Snowmass, Colorado.