lou anne colodny

Residence and mailing address: 
5910 Quiet Oak Lane, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33312
954.966.9997 (h); 305.987.4437(cell)

12425 NE 13th Avenue #4, North Miami, Florida
305.987.4437 (cell)

25 years of looking at art and working with artists as
Curator and Founding Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami,Florida

1999 Miami-Dade Community College, Miami, Florida
Sculpture,3-D Design, Bronze Sculpture

1998 University of Miami: Independent Study, 3-D Design

1980-85 Miami-Dade Community College: Drawing, Sculpture, Ceramics

1966 Bachelor of Arts, University of Florida
Major:English Education, Secondary Schools
Minor: Journalism, Drama



MIA_BER, Berlin Arts Club, curated by William Cordova, Berlin, Germany


A Close Read, Turn-Based Press, Miami, Florida

Nocturnes III: Hyperstition, FAT VILLAGE, curated by  Leah Brown, (Invitational) Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Palmipsest, Carol Jazzar Contemporary, curated by William Cordova, Miami, Florida

Rough 'n Tumble, FAT VILLAGE, curated by Lisa Rockford (Invitational), Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Sweet Secrets, “other people’s bodies” (solo)
6th Street Container, Miami, Florida

Follow the Line, Girls’ Club, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Curated by Carol Jazzar, Jazzar Contemporary from the Collection of Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz


Photography by Women, 6th Street Container, Miami, Florida, curated by Adalberto Delgado


On the Street Where You Live, Under the Bridge, North Miami, Florida 

...continued,(group show) 6th Street Container, Miami, FL

Out of the Ordinary, (group show)  6th Street Container, Miami, Florida 


DCG Invitational, (group show)  David Castillo Gallery, Miami, Florida

9 at 12th and 6th; (group show) 6th Street Container, Miami, Florida, curated by Adalberto Delgado


Media Mesh Wall, on the American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida; Organized by George Sanchez-Calderon

Dog Tales: Words and Images, Fact and Fiction, (group show)  curated by Barbara Young, Miami-Dade Public Library, Miami, Florida

It’s a Dog’s Life, (group show), curated by Jane Hart,  Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, Florida

The Drawing Show,(group show) Carol Jazzar Contemporary,Miami, Florida


13_08, 2008 Cultural Consortium Fellowship in the Visual and Media Arts, Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale, Florida

442,(solo show) Hollywood Art and Culture Center Project Room, Hollywood, Florida


Talking Heads,(group show) curated by Michelle Weinberg,  Girls' Club, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

All Media Juried Biennial, 2007, Juror: Claire Breukel, Executive Director, Locust Projects, Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, Florida


{PAM} -scopeMIAMI at the Park, Miami, FL

Bridge Art Fair at the Catalina Hotel, Carol Jazzar Contemporary,Miami Beach, Florida

Breathing Time (catalog) works from the Dennis and Debra Scholl Collection, Curator: Gary Sangster, Director of the Headlands Program,  San Francisco, Calif., Newcomb Gallery, Tulane Campus,  New Orleans, Louisiana

Optic Nerve XIII 2006 (Juried) , MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, Florida

SATURATION / THE FACE LIFT IN A JAR (catalog), (solo show)
Presented by Carol Jazzar,  Buena Vista Building,Design District, Miami, Florida

Talking Heads, Radio Broadcast, Curated by Eugenia Vargas for Subtropics Music FestivalArt Center/South Florida, Miami Beach, Florida

Cinemascope, -scopeNEW YORK, NY. NY,  Chief-curator by Lee Wells / IFAC

RE-STRUCTURED REALITY,Edge Zones, World Arts Building, Miami, Florida, Curated by Charo Oquet/David Vardi


The Momentary Seduction of the New,   -scopeMIAMI@ theTownhouse, Miami Beach, Florida
Curated by Lee Wells through a grant from the International Fine Arts Commission

TRANSFORMATIONS I and II (catalogs) (solo show)
The Art Center Galleries, Okaloosa-Walton  Community College,  Niceville, Florida

45th Annual All Florida Juried Competition and Exhibition
BEST IN SHOW, Boca Raton  Museum, Boca Raton, Florida
Juror: Louis Grachos, Director of the Knox-Albright Museum, NJ

Hollywood All Media Juried Biennial (Juror: Nick Cendrick)
Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, Florida

Beauty or Not, presented Carol Jazzar, Octopus Building,  Miami, Florida

Guest Artist in the studio of Francie Bishop Good Annual Art Walk, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

Gorilla Art Piece, Locust Gallery, Miami, Florida

Sites-Miami 2004, Lummus Park, Miami, Florida, Curators: William Keddell and Brook Dorsch


Last Night at the House, The House, Miami, Florida 

Open Studio Night, installations and video, North Miami, Florida

Optic Nerve IV (Juried)  MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, Florida


Hard to Figure (Invitational), Ambrosino Gallery, North Miami, Florida

Robots , Organized by Fredrick Snitzer for the Okaloosa-Walton Community College, Niceville, Florida

Bubble, Bubble, Boil…A Miami Visual Stew,  Miami-Dade Public Library, Miami, Florida

Summer Sculpture Show, Dorsch Gallery, Miami, Florida

Paradise City (April – May) , Saltworks Gallery, Atlanta,  Georgia

Optic Nerve III (Juried)  MoCA, Museum  of Contemporary Art, North Miami, Florida


NO SHOW at Eugenia Vargas,  Curated by Robert Chambers, Miami, Florida

NO SHOW at Fredrick Snitzer’s Gallery, Organized by Robert Chambers, Miami, Florida

The Alphabet Show (Invitational), Miami-Dade Public Library,  Miami, Florida

Miami, Uncensored (Invitational),  Artists Television Access, San Francisco, California Curated by Josephina Posch

Why Don’t We Do It in the Road (Invitational), Ambrosino Gallery, North Miami, Florida
Curated by William Cordova

The Experimental Show (Juried), Wolfsonian  Museum, Miami  Beach, Florida
Juror: Elizabeth Hall
Unaffiliated Artist Exhibition (Juried), Miami Art Exchange, The Living Room, Miami, Florida 


The Sears project at the House, Curated by Robert Chambers, Miami, Florida

Open Studio , North Miami, Florida

Me, my friends and I,(Invitational) , 6G Alternative Gallery, Miami, Florida

Homewreckers: It’s Over (Invitational)  (3rd installment of the Home Shows at Eugenia Vargas’ home). Curated by William Cordova, Miami, Florida

Changing, (Juried),  http://www.wigged.net  February 2001–March 2001

In the Negative, (Juried) http://www.wigged.net December 2000-January 2001


Optic Nerve I, (Juried) MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, Florida

I like you, (Invitational)  Created for Videoman in collaboration with Charles Recher
Colony Theater, Miami Beach, Florida

Robots (Invitational), Snitzer Gallery, Miami Florida


Linda and Irwin Adler, Miami,  Florida
Lang Baumgartner, Miami, Florida
Estelle and Paul Berg, Miami, Florida
Mayor Judy and Sam Cuenca, Golden Beach,  Florida
Maggie Fernandez, Miami, Florida
Steve and Rochelle Lanster, Miami, Florida
Marilyn and Mike Levinson, Columbia Maryland
David Rianofsky, West Palm Beach,  Florida
Karen and Harold Rifas, Miami, Florida
Debra and Dennis Scholl Collection, Miami, Florida
Francie Bishop Good and David Horvitz Collection, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Ruth and Richard Shack Collection, Miami, Florida
Gary Zeigler, Miami, Florida

Public Collections:
Art Department Video Collection, University  of Miami, Miami, Florida
Miami-Dade County Public Library Collection, Miami, Florida
Miami Dade  Community College, Miami, Florida
Miami Museum of Art (MAM), Miami, Florida
Optic Nerve Archive, MoCA, Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, Florida 
Okaloosa-Walton Community  College, Niceville, Florida
Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, Florida


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