Abbreviated Resume, updated February 2012
Education: Studied art at Converse College, Spartanburg, SC ‘55-’57; with William Halsey in Charleston SC, ‘58-’61; Silvermine School of Art, New Canaan CT, ‘78; Winthrop University Rock Hill SC, from time to time, art workshops ’80s and ’90s.
Professional Experience: Asst. to the Director, Gibbes Art Gallery, (Now Gibbes Museum of Art) Charleston 1957-1960, part time GAG, ‘61-’65; free lance illustrator in Charleston ‘61-65; part time art teacher, Charleston, ‘59; free lance illustrator, Rock Hill ’70s; PR & advertising director of an independent bank ‘81-’85; owner, Gallery 5, ‘01-08, Rock Hill; Currently full time painter with oil as primary medium; residential and commercial art consultant; art competition juror and speaker.
Selected Curated Exhibitions: 1996-2009 - Carolina Gallery, Spartanburg, SC, Monsanto Gallery, Greenwood SC curated by Eve Wohlford; Clinton Jr. College, curated by Tom Stanley; Rising Stars, curated by Christie Taylor; Winthrop University Galleries, curated by Tom Stanley; Museum of York County, curated by Mary Lynn Norton; Center for the Arts, Rock Hill curated by Peggy Rivers; Emrys Foundation, Greenville SC; Northeast Nebraska Community College; Converse College.
Selected Solo Exhibitions: Francis Marion University, Florence SC; Winthrop University, Rock Hill SC; Converse College, Spartanburg SC; University of SC, Lancaster SC; Museum of York County, Rock Hill SC; Spartanburg Museum of Art, Spartanburg SC; Lander College, Greenwood SC; Pinckney Simons Gallery, Beaufort SC; Rabold Gallery, Aiken SC; Gaston College, Gastonia NC, Glance Gallery, Raleigh, NC; Elizabeth Ross Gallery, Charlotte NC; Retrospective, 1955-2007,Dalton Gallery, Rock Hill SC.
Honors and Awards: Harriet Goode’s paintings of women have won top awards in juried competitions across the country since the mid ’80s. She has received The Medal of Honor in the Arts presented by Winthrop University, Career Achievement Award by Converse College, Volunteer of the Year Award by the Rock Hill Arts Council, Keepers of the Culture Award by the Museum of York County; Honorary BFA degree, Winthrop University.
National and Regional Publications: Featured artist in ArtSee Mazazine, Fall 2011; Featured alumna Converse College Magazine, Fall 2011; Featured twice on SC-ETV; paintings on the covers of “The Evening Reader Literary Journal, “Artifacts” published by the SC Arts Commission, 2 music CDs; Best of Watercolor: Painting Color published by Rockport; 4-page illustrated article in Watercolor Magic Magazine; featured in YC Magazine; featured in many local and regional magazine and newspaper stories.
Gallery Representation: City Art, Columbia, SC; New Bern ArtWorks, New Bern NC; Bennett Gallery, Nashville TN.
Selected Collections: Converse College, Spartanburg SC; Winthrop University, Rock Hill SC; SC State Museum, Columbia SC; Museum of York County, SC; Arts Council of York County SC,; Wachovia; First Citizens of SC; Kennedy, Covington, Lobdell and Hickman Law Firm; Robinson Bradshaw Law Firm; in addition to other corporate and private collections in US, Europe, China and Mexico.