|2007-present||RiverView Gallery, Havre de Grace, MD|
|2015-present||Attic Gallery, Camas, WA|
|2007-2012||Twigs and Leaves Gallery, Waynesville, NC|
|2012||Distinction Gallery/ArtHatch, Escondido, CA|
|2007-2010||Canton Gallery, Baltimore, MD|
|2022||Original paintings on 12 live edge slabs, to hang in Dahlke Manor housing development, Portland, OR.|
12×17-foot indoor mural for Studio 7 Design, Portland, OR.
|2021||Commission: Four outdoor murals totaling 384 square feet, Asheville, NC.|
|2020||Original paintings on 14 live edge slabs for Home Forward (Portland housing authority,) to hang in Williams Plaza housing development, Portland, OR.|
|2018||8×36-foot mural for Mudbone Grown Unity Farm at Oregon Food Bank, Portland, OR.|
|2023||Recipient, Career Opportunity Grants from Oregon Arts Commission and Ford Family Foundation|
|2020||Illustrator of “A Search For the Northern Lights” by Elizabeth Rusch & Izzi Rusch, West Margin Press, April 14, 2020.|
|1993-present||Freelance Artist, Art By Cedar. Sold hundreds of paintings. Dozens of commissions. Thousands of hours of experience: painting, business administration/logistics and art marketing through social media.|
|2006-present||Created educational videos for professional artists.
|2006-present||Continual website maintenance and design for http://www.ArtByCedar.com|
|2024||Mauser Ecohouse Artist Residency, Puntarenas, Costa Rica, January.|
|2016-2021||Portland Open Studios participating artist 2016, 2020, 2021, 2022. Portland, OR.|
|2021||Muralist for International Mural Project at Elisabeth Jones Art Center, Portland, OR.|
|2018||Public art/muralism course with mural artist Hector Hernandez. Portland State University|
|2017||Painting purchased for permanent collection of Princeton Art Guild, Princeton, KY.|
|2012-2015||Founder, North County Painters Critique Group, Escondido, CA.|
|2013-2015||Private Art Instructor to children ages 5-16, Escondido, CA.|
|2012||Teen Mentor, ArtHatch, Escondido, CA. May-Jun.|
|2011||Expert speaker, Career Panel for art students, Goucher College, Baltimore, MD. Mar. 8.|
|2009||Attended smARTist Telesummit, online conference for professional artists. January.|
|2008-2009||Gallery Installer, Howard County Arts Center, Ellicott City, MD.|
|2008||Featured Artist and Live Art Demonstrator, ArtWalk, Twigs and Leaves Gallery,
Waynesville, NC. June 21.
|2007||Guest lecturer, Intro to Painting course, Goucher College, Baltimore, MD. Oct.|
|2002-2007||Instructor of Jewelry Design/Beading and Painting, Anne Arundel Community
College, Arnold, MD.
|1995-2005||Jeweler/Designer, Earthstar Enterprises, Inc.|
|2002||Mosaic Artist, American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore, MD. Completed 120-hour internship, May-June.|
|2002||Personal study with Ron Ogle, classical painter|
|1997||“Artsperience,” College course in large-scale painting for high school students,
University of North Carolina—Asheville
|Art materials/methods||Art packing/shipping||Business Coaching/Consulting|
|Photography||Social Media Marketing||Event planning/promotion|
|Photoshop||Creative Writing||Art exhibit setup/breakdown|
|Video editing||Proposal writing||Art sales|
|Web design||Artist contracts||Creative collaboration|
|WordPress||Client communication||Small group leadership|
|Woocommerce||Interior design||Small business administration|
|UX design principles||Art education||Workflow optimization|
Selected Solo Exhibitions
|2023||“Tondo: Into the Trees,” Cambium Gallery, Astoria, OR. August-Sept.|
|2022||Attic Gallery, Camas, WA. February.|
|2018||Beeswing Café, Portland, OR. June.|
|2018||“Keep the Wonder,” WHUUF Gallery, Portland, OR. March-April.|
|2017||“Eclipse,” Princeton Art Guild, Princeton, KY. Aug.-Sept.|
|2015||“The Trees and the Stars,” LifeQual Center, Beaverton, OR. June 22-August 20|
|2008||“Celebration of Nature,” Irvine Nature Center, Owings Mills, MD. Sept. 1-30|
|2006||“Looking Up,” Chesapeake Arts Center, Brooklyn Park, MD. April 8-28|
|2006||“Big Skies of Cedar Lee,” Hands of Time Art Gallery, Savage, MD. March 4-26|
|2005||“Roots and Wings,” Goucher College Corrin Gallery: Senior Thesis Show, March 13-26|
|2000||National Security Agency, Dec. 2000-Jan. 2001|
|1998||Pack Memorial Library, Asheville, NC, June-July|
Selected Group Exhibitions
|2015||“Kristin Blix, Mike Dean Orias, Cedar Lee & David W. Ferriday,” Attic Gallery,
Portland, OR. June 4-27.
|2014||“Winter 2014 C Note Exhibition,” San Diego Art Institute Museum of the Living Artist,
San Diego, CA. November.
|2014||“California, Sea to Desert,” Art Tradition Gallery, Escondido, CA. Aug.-Oct.|
|2014||“Regional Juried Show,” San Diego Art Institute Museum of the Living Artist, San Diego,
CA. Juror: Dave Kesting, Founder of Fountain Art Fair, Director of Leo Kesting Gallery
and Kesting/Ray Gallery. Aug 22.-Sept 21.
|2014||“The Craftsman Style,” Art Tradition Gallery, Escondido, CA. May-July|
|2014||“3rd Annual Fallbrook Art Center Artists Guild Exhibition,” Fallbrook Art Center, Fallbrook, CA.
Juror: Ron Young. May 18-June 15.
|2014||“Open Windows: The Art of Spring and Joy,” Art Tradition Gallery, Escondido, CA. Feb.-Apr.2013|
|2013||“The Forest: Paintings of Nature,” Art Tradition Gallery, Escondido, CA. Nov. 2013-Jan. 2014.|
|2013||“Emerald Spring Exhibition: National Juried Show,” Emerald Art Center, Springfield, OR.
Juror: Marla Baggetta. April 30-May 31.
|2013||“Afternoon of Art & Wine,” 2-Artist Show with Elena Karvodin, Escondido, CA. April 20|
|2012||Studio Artists Exhibition, Distinction Gallery, Escondido, CA. July 14-Aug. 8.|
|2012||“1st Annual Art-A-Thon,” ArtHatch, Escondido, CA. Jan. 14-Feb. 4.|
|2010||“Hoco Open 2010,” Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, MD. July 5-Aug. 13|
|2008||“Hoco Open 2008,” Howard County Center for the Arts, Ellicott City, MD. July 8-Aug. 17|
|2008||“Out of Order” silent auction, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD. April|
|2006||“Will’s Creek Survey,” Allegany Arts Council / The Saville Gallery, Cumberland, MD.
Juror: John W. Smith, Director, Smithsonian Archives of American Art. Sept.-Oct.
|2006||“Palettes,” silent auction charity event for the Baltimore School for the Arts, September|
|2006||“An Artist’s Eye,” Exhibit by Anne Arundel Community College Instructors.
Barnes & Noble, Annapolis, MD. August
|2006||“Anonymous Requiem II,” an Art On Purpose project about love, loss, and memory.
Creative Alliance, Baltimore, MD. May
|2006||“Art You My Valentine” Juried Art Exhibition, Mansion at Strathmore, Bethesda, MD. February|
|2005||“The Art of Rhythm and Motion” Juried Art Exhibition, Mansion at Strathmore,
Bethesda, MD. Oct.-Nov.
|2005||Juried Student Art Showcase, Goucher College, Towson, MD. May|
|2005||“Out of Order” silent auction, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD. April|
|2004||Juried Student Art Showcase, Goucher College, Towson, MD. May|
|2002||“Face Us,” University of Maryland Baltimore County. Feb.-May|
|2000||Student Art Show, Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD. Feb.-May|
|1997||Buncombe County Art Show, Asheville, NC. Won Educator’s Choice Award. September|
|2005||B.A. in Studio Art, 4.0 G.P.A., Honors in the Major, Goucher College, Baltimore, MD|
|1999||Erwin High School, Asheville, NC, First in Class|
|2021||“Walking with the Weird: Artist Cedar Lee” by Cassie Ruud, Bridgeliner, February 24, 2021. Online: https://bridgeliner.com/a-walk-through-the-weird-with-artist-cedar-lee/|
|2019||Review of A Search for the Northern Lights: “5 Alaska children’s books perfect for gifting this holiday season” by David James, Anchorage Daily News, November 23, 2019. Online: https://www.adn.com/arts/books/2019/11/23/5-alaska-childrens-books-perfect-for-gifting-this-holiday-season/|
|2017||“Art Guild hosts eclipse exhibit, open house scheduled Saturday,” The Times Leader, August 16, 2017. Online: https://www.timesleader.net/lifestyle/art-guild-hosts-eclipse-exhibit-open-house-scheduled-saturday/article_dd46989a-81f2-11e7-bed4-d341ed869377.html|
|2014||“Sometimes Life Just Surprises You–Cedar Lee is one of TAE’s Latest Discoveries” by Chantelle Lamoreaux, The Art Elephant Blog & Magazine, 23 July 2014. Online: http://theartelephant.com/graphic-design/sometimes-life-just-surprises-cedar-lee-one-taes-latest-discoveries/|
|2014||Cover Art, An Inkling Hope, Erin A. Thomas|
|2013||“Over a Glass of Wine, Artists Help One Another Improve” by Rachelle Sparks, San Diego Union-Tribune, 25 February 2013. : Online: http://www.utsandiego.com/news/2013/feb/25/over-a-glass-of-wine-artists-help-one-another/|
|2010||“Local Art to Improve Your Health” by Drs. Julie & Bryan Walsh, Village Connector, 3 October 2010|
|2009||Artwork featured, Poets & Artists: Self Portrait Issue, Volume 2 Issue 6: page 85, September 2009.|
|2007||Cover Art, Zahir (Journal of Speculative Fiction) Publication #14, Winter 2007|
|2006||Article in Goucher Quarterly, Summer 2006, pg. 72|
|2005||Artwork featured in Vagabond (Literary Magazine of Goucher College), Spring 2005|
|2002||Artwork featured in Bartleby Creative Arts Journal, Spring 2002, Volume XXII, pg. 119|