Linda Sharpe Resume  

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN  M.A. International Relations

University of Denver, Denver, CO. B.A. International Relations

International Institute of European Studies, Vienna, Austria  Junior year in college


Art Workshops 2001-present


Michele Cassou workshops Creativity Without Limits in Taos, NM
Edina Art Center, Edina MN

Split Rock Arts Program, University of Minnesota

The Painting Experience, San Francisco, CA

Minnetonka Center for the Arts, Minnetonka,

MN Minneapolis College of Art And Design, Minneapolis, MN


Solo Exhibitions 2001 - present


San Diego Artwalk Gallery, San Diego, CA.February Featured Artist

The Children's Theater, Minneapolis MN as part of the Minnesota Fringe Festival, MN


Juried Shows 2001-present


Edina Art Center Members Show, Edina, MN

Edina Art Center Students and Instructors Show, Edina, MN

Refrigerator Artist, San Diego Artwalk Gallery, San Diego, CA

Sold On Art, Intermedia Arts, Minneapolis, MN

Members' Show, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Hopkins, MN

Outsiders Outside, Judith Racht Gallery, Harbert, MI

Estrogenius 2001, Manhattan Theatre Source, New York City, NY

The Rogue Buddah Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

Minnesota Fringe Festival, Minneapolis, MN

Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL


Art Fairs - Juried 2001-present


One Of A Kind Show, Chicago, IL

Edina Art Fair, Edina, MN

Lincolnshire Art Festival, Lincolnshire, IL

Gold Coast Art Fair, Chicago, IL

Art On The Lake, Excelsior, MN

Fountain Square Art Fair, Evanston, IL

San Diego Artwalk, San Diego, CA


Awards and Honors


2014 Featured Artist on the cover of Minnesota Women's Press, (with article) October 2014 issue

2014 Featured Artist on cover of Edina Art Center Members’ Show catalogue

2013 Program Cover for Camp Widjiwagan Annual Meeting and mailers for 80th reunion weekend

2005 Featured Artist, Minneapolis/St. Paul Now Magazine, Fall 2005

2004 Woman Made Gallery Calendar, featured colored postcard 2004

Refrigerator Artist, San Diego Artwalk, San Diego, CA

2003 Hopkins Center for the Arts, Members Show,Honorable Mention




”Making Art”

“I Love You Because”




Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Art In Bloom Silent Auction

Minneaspolis Institute of Arts, Foot in the Door 4