Art CV

shauna lee lange  IG and @circlecompulsion  Web: and


Summary         US born 1963, US Veteran. Florida resident since 2011. Self-taught professional illustration, drawing & watercolor artist, arts administrator, and visionary art advisor. Creative direction & curatorial experience in visual & fine arts. Driven arts advocate, speaker, and arts education proponent. Immersed in visual thinking, communication, and culture. Large-scale, public art thematic works in nature/environment, placemaking, and communities. Prior 20+ year US Government management and regulatory analytics. Trained in public adminstration and historical preservation.

art advisory        Sacrosanct Gallery, FL (2019 – Present); Sacrosanct Gallery, CT (2017 – 2019); Lange Auction House, FL (2011- 2012); Lange Renderings: Illustration & Design, Washington DC & CT (2006 – 2019); Sacrosanct Gallery: Art Influencers, Art Advisors & Art Consultants International (2006 – Present)

solo shows

2020      Sarasota County Public Library System, Florida, Microcircles: Literary

2015      US National Park Service, Everglades National Park, Microcircles: Periphery

2014      Florida Gulf Coast University, Punta Gorda, FL.  Microcircles: Coastal

2013      Charlotte DeSoto Building Industry Association, Port Charlotte, FL. Microcircles: Architecture

2013      Charlotte County Administration Building, Port Charlotte, FL. Microcircles: Transients

2010       Alexandria, VA City Council Chambers, Alexandria, VA. Vintage Chromolithographs


2019                       Ringling College of Art & Design, Englewood Art Center, Englewood, FL.  Ancient Traditions.   (Second Prize for Aboriginality 2019)

2016                       North Port Art Center, North Port, FL.  Kaleidoscope Abstraction Summer 2016.  Juror Tiffany Jennings (First Prize for The Nature of Water 2016)

 public installations

2017                       East Hampton High School, East Hampton, CT. Indigenous Cultures Art

2015                       Worldwide Internet.  Provocateur Series, Shauna Lee Lange

2014 – 16              Boca Grande Artisans & Farmers Market, Founder, Gasparilla Island, FL

2014             , #Tweetusart

2011                       Los Alamos Commerce & Development Corporation/New Mexico Main Street Program. Next Big Idea; Festival of Discovery, Invention and Innovation

2010 & Prior          VA Business Improvement District, Crystal City, VA. G40; Nationals Baseball Stadium & Half-Street Corporation, Washington, DC; US Department of Transportation Sloan Gallery, Washington, DC; Takoma Park, MD Metro Underpass; Artomatic09 Washington DC; Art House Sketchbook Exchange, Atlanta, GA Everything You Know (2008)

juror, curator, panelist, educator

2018                       Epoch Arts, East Hampton, CT.  Summer Kids Camp

2014                       North Port Arts Center, North Port, FL.  Funtastic Summer Kids Camp

2012                       Charlotte County Cultural Center, Pt. Charlotte, FL.  Art Journaling for Artists Workshops

2011                       Charlotte County, FL Arts & Humanities Council, ArtSensation Exposition

2011                       Culture Builds Florida, Tampa, FL.  2011 Conference

2010 & Prior          Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA.  Open Exhibition; The Art League, Alexandria, VA.  2011 Solo Show Awards (2009); The Soundry, Vienna, VA.  12 Angry Women (2009); Holloway Ventures, Washington, DC.  Board Member (2009); Alexandria, VA Housing Association; Habitat Galleries, McLean, VA. Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Fundraiser; Friends of the Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA.  2009 Artist of the Year; Torpedo Art Factory, Alexandria, VA “Cultivate Your Taste for Art:  Establishing and Art Collection” Panelist, Art Whino National Harbor & Vander Zee Atelier, Alexandria, VA.  American in the Arts Programs (2008); Service Members Legal Defense Networks, Washington, DC. National Dinner & Charity Auction (2008)

group shows (jurored)

2020                       Venice Art Center, Venice, FL. Photosynthesis Palisades

2020                       Art Center Sarasota, Sarasota, FL. The Nostepinne. Juror Danny Olda

2017                       Roughhewn People, South Park ChurchPark Ridge, IL. Ask. Listen. Journey. Juror Adam Nelson

2016                       Hermitage Artist Retreat, Manasota Key, FL. Plein Air Painting Day 2016.  Juror Diane Mannion

2014                       Cape Coral Arts Studio, Cape Coral, FL. May Blooms. Juror Cape Coral Board of Commissioners

2012                       St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Washington, DC. Boy Boy (permanent exhibition).  Juror Randall Holloway

2011 & Prior          World Wide Web.  Stacks.  Juror Seth Apter; Marnie Sheridan Gallery at Harpeth Hall School, Nashville, TN.  The Art of Collage & Assemblage.  Juror Marla Faith; Salt Creek Artworks, St. Petersburg, FL.  Studio Studio! Juror Sheree Rensel; The Torpedo Factory & The Art Outlet, Alexandria, VA.  Third Annual Orinda: Day of the Dead.  Juror Henrik Sundquist (2009); Del Ray Artisans, Del Ray, VA.  Nocturne:  From Dawn to Dusk.  Juror Seana Gallagher (2009); Pyramid Atlantic, Bethesda, MD & Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA.  Book Arts.  Juror Helen Frederick (2009); International Sketchbook Project, World Wide Internet. Curator Kenya Bevans (2009)

group shows (nonjurored)

2018                       Treat Gallery New York. #treatamericaproject

2017                       Englewood Art Center, Englewood, FL. Calling Englewood

2016                       Saddleback Church, Lake Forest, CA. Christmas Is ____

2015                       North Port Art Center, North Port, FL. Viva Florida FL 500

2014                       Gene Matthews Boys & Girls Club, North Port, FL. Diva’s Masquerade Ball

2013                       Venice Art Center, Venice, FL. Summerfest 2013: Gifts of the Gulf

2011 & Prior          Arts & Humanity Council of the Keys, Key West, FL. A Salute to Veterans II; The Studios of Key West, FL. Love: 10th Anniversary of the One Human Family; Private Art Auction, Del Ray, VA. 50/50 Haiti (2010); Art House, Brooklyn, NY. “Sketchbook Library” (2009); Habitat Galleries, McLean, VA.  Leukemia Lymphoma Society Fundraiser (2009); Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA. Postcards (2009); Climate Gallery, Long Island, NY. Die Zeit of Drawing (2009); APW Gallery, Long Island, NY. Vinyl Records (2009); A Show of Hands, Del Ray, VA (2009,2008); Brooklyn Art Gym, Brooklyn, NY.  BKLYN: 111 (2008); NBC4, Washington DC. 15th Annual Health & Fitness /2nd Annual DC Scene Artists Exposition (2008); Alexandria Art League, Alexandria, VA. 41st Annual Art League Patrons Show (2008); Chalk for Peace, Washington DC (2008)

press & media – education & certifications

2020                       Guild of Natural Science Illustrators (Florida Chapter)

2019                       University of Newcastle, Australia, Natural Science Illustration Certificate

2017                       Presenter/Writer, Rise of the Popups: Makeshift Worship Placemaking in a Temporary and Uncertain World; Architecture, Culture & Spirituality Forum 9th International Symposium, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME.

2017                       Connecticut licensed art gallery & art consultant

2017                       Faith and Form, Journal of the Interfaith Forum on Religion, Art, and Architecture, Becoming Luc Freymanc: @Jesus.Drawings; and On the Case: Art Theft, Editor Michael Crosbie, PhD

2017                       Christians in the Visual Arts, On Simplicity, Editor Dawn Anderson

2017                       Roughhewn People, Artist Profile: Shauna Lee Lange

2016                       Christians in the Visual Arts, IN REVIEW: Michael Singer, The Untethered Soul, Editor Dawn Anderson

2014                       State of Florida Division of Culture, Tampa, FL.  Culture Builds Florida

2014                       Research/Writer, No Plaything:  Articulated Terracotta Dolls and the Greek Girl Child in 5th Century Antiquity

2014, 2012            Arts Council of Charlotte County.  Art Therapy Certification Workshops

2013                       Creative Capital Professional Development Foundation, Grantee

2013                       Charlotte County Arts & Humanities Council, Port Charlotte, FL.  ArtSensation Exposition and Charlotte County FL Board of Commissioners, Artist of the Month

2012 & Prior          TEDX, Sarasota, FL.  12/12/12; Florida licensed art gallery & art consultant; Florida Auctioneers Academy, Auction House Business Certification; Charlotte Harbor National Estuary Program, Grantee; 2011 & Prior     KONK Broadcasting Network, Key West, FL. Radio & Internet On-Air Broadcasting Personality; Florida Keys Art Council, Key West, FL; Voice of America.  Radio Broadcast Interview on Painter C. M. Dupre; Virginia licensed art gallery & art consultant; Writer, Mid Atlantic Arts News/Daily Campello; Editor Lenny Campello; Panelist, Americans for the Arts & Vander Zee School of Painting; New York Art Expo.  Collector Development Certification; Art History & Art Appreciation Certifications; Rhode Island School of Design.  Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices; Arizona licensed art gallery & art consultant; Graduate School USDA Federal Executive Institute.  Leadership Management; Roger Williams University.  Public Administration Arts Management (non-graduate); Featured Artist, Cloth, Paper, Scissors STUDIOS Magazine; Cover Artist, South Florida Arts Journal (Inaugural Journal); Featured Artist, Somerset Studios Gallery Magazine; Featured Artist, World Net Daily

arts administration skills

Arts Writer – Editor, Idea Generator, Art Criticism

Large Scale Public Art – Proposal, Design/Build, RFP Process, Grants

Strategic Planning – Systems Thinking, Business Process Improvement, Calendar Management

Public Art Administration – Foundation & Relationship Developer, Collector Management, NPOs

Arts Education – Workshops, Lectures, Seminars, Fairs & Festivals Organizer, Exhibitor

Creative Direction – Creator, Designer, Planner, Illustrator

Research & Analysis – Quantitative, Qualitative, Appraisals, Valuation

Project Management – Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Contract Review

Social Media – Networking, Promotions, Analytics, Audience Reach, Branding

selected professional memberships

Christians in the Visual Arts; Partners for Sacred Places; Architecture Culture & Spirituality Forum; AIA Interfaith Design; Key West Chamber of Commerce; Key West Business Guild; National Association of Professional Women; National Association of Professional Organizers; Alexandria Chamber of Commerce; National Americans for the Arts; National Association of Investigative Sciences; Washington Project for the Arts


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