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Boston Arts Festival

Boston, MA

Curated by the Institute of Contemporary Art and the Society of Arts and Crafts

July 2003

At this juried show of 75 artists, which was sponsored by the City of Boston and the Mayor’s Office, Ms. Solomon was the only artist to win the Mayor’s Award for “outstanding visual art in 3-D.”

Karen Karnes Invitational Pottery Show and Sale

The Krikorian Gallery

Worcester Center for Crafts

Curated by Karen Karnes

May 2003

One of 25 nationally known artists, Ms. Solomon was selected to show her work at this event by renowned potter, Karen Karnes.

A Continent Away: Multiple Identities in Contemporary African Art

Brush Art Gallery

Lowell, MA

Curated by Linda Poras

May 2002

Held in conjunction with the University of Massachusetts, this juried exhibit featured contemporary works by African-born artists living in the United States. 

Invoking the Source: The Ancient Feminine

The Krikorian Gallery

Worcester Center for Crafts

Curated by Donna Hamil Talman

March 2001

This by-invitation-only exhibit was earmarked by the Worcester Center for Crafts as its premier show for 2001. Cosponsored by Clark University, the Massachusetts Cultural Council and the Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities among others, the curator sought artists whose work related to goddess images and ancient archaeology of the Neolithic period.