EDUCATION

2001 : : BFA, Drawing. University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

1990 : : Printmaking. University of Connecticut. Storrs, CT.

 

AWARDS / GRANTS

2016 : : Recipient, Public Art Community Grant, Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) – Office of the Arts

2016 : : Recipient, Assets for Artists matched savings grant and workshops, Mass MoCA.

2013 : : Semifinalist, Gloucester Harborwalk Public Art Challenge, Gloucester MA Committee for the Arts (CFTA)

2012 : : Finalist, New London Mural Walk, funded by the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) City Canvas initiative

2010 : : First Place Award, 5th Crossing Annual Juried Exhibition, Hygienic Galleries, New London, CT (Juror: Sharon L. Butler)

2007 : : Third Place Award, 51st Regional Show , Mystic Arts Center, Mystic, CT (Juror: Todd Bartell)

2004 : : Recipient, Research and Development Grant, Forecast Public Art. Saint Paul, MN (with support from the Jerome Foundation)

 

SOLO / TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2016 : : Troy Zaushny and Michael McNabney, Seasons Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria

2014 : : New works by Troy Zaushny, Pratt-Wright Gallery, Noank, CT

2008 : : More Work – Nature based prints and paintings by Troy Zaushny and Michael McNabney, Pacific Street Art Gallery, New London, CT

2007 : : Plastic Apocalypse, Muse Gallery, New London, CT

2003 : : Large works and installations by Troy Zaushny, Private Art Space. Roseville, MN

1998 : : Light Blue Infinity, Public art, Chalk line drawing, (approx 30 miles) surrounding Minneapolis and St. Paul, MN

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS / PERFORMANCES

2016 : : Ethiopian Odyssey II exhibit, Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library, Denver CO.

2015 : : Space, Not Even Close to Infinite, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London CT (Kim Abraham, Troy Zaushny, Adam Campos, Rich Martin, Roger Tremblay)

Pillow Talk, Hygienic Artists In Residence Exhibition, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London CT

2014 : : The Quickening – Tales of Impending Transformations, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London CT (Troy Zaushny, Brad Guarino, John O’Donnell, Blake Shirley)

Salón de Codependientes, Hygienic Artists In Residence Exhibition, Expressiones Cultural Center, New London, CT

2013 : : Intention and Creativity: The Semi Finalist Group Exhibit, Matz Gallery, Gloucester Lyceum & Sawyer Free Library, Gloucester MA

2012 : : Neighbors – Dirty Laundry, Hygienic Artists In Residence Exhibition, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London CT

2011 : : Common Ground – Six Artists Interpret New London. Hygienic Art Galleries, New London CT (Curated by Michael Peery)

Effable, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London CT, (Kim Abraham, Troy Zaushny, and Adam Campos)

Migration, Hygienic Artists In Residence Exhibition, The Pigeon Hole Gallery, New London, CT

2010 : : 67th Annual Connecticut Artists Juried Exhibition, The Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT

5th Crossing Annual Juried Exhibition, First Place Award, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London, CT, (Juror: Sharon L. Butler)

Greetings, Hygienic Artists In Residence Exhibition, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London CT

2009 : : The Dawn of Understanding, Pacific Street Art Gallery, New London, CT

66th Annual Connecticut Artists Juried Exhibition, The Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT

White Noise, Hygienic Artists In Residence Exhibition, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London CT

2008 : : Universal Memory, Visionary art from Troy Zaushny, Boris Jirku, and Katia Jirankova Levanti, Hygienic Art Galleries, New London, CT

New London marks the spot, Golden Street Gallery, New London, CT

2007 : : 51st Regional Show, Third Place Award, Mystic Arts Center, Mystic, CT, (Juror: Todd Bartell)

2003 : : PERFORMANCE, Music on the Moon, Improvisational video projection,

The Theatre Jeune Lune, Minneapolis, MN, (with Regional Ensemble)

2002 : : Five Minutes of Fame, A show of video artists, The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN

THEATER, God’s in His Tower, Production design, Jarvismundi Productions, Cedar-Riverside People’s Center, Minneapolis, MN

2001 : : PERFORMANCE, Strange Attractors Festival, Nobles Experimental Art Center, St. Paul, MN

2000 : : University of Minnesota BFA Exhibit, Katherine E. Nash Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

 

COMMISSIONS

2016 : : Public Art Commission, The Art of Community Protection and Service, mural, acrylic, New London Police Headquarters lobby, 5 Governor Winthrop Blvd. New London, CT. (funded by the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) Office of the Arts – 2016 Public Art Community Grant, The City of New London, and Hygienic Arts inc.)

2014 : : Public Art Commission, The Hygienic Ladies, mural reproduction (28 x 49 ft), acrylic on exterior stucco wall, Hygienic Art Galleries Inc., 79 Bank St. New London, CT. (funded in part by the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) Office of the Arts) (with Michael McNabney)

2012 : : Public Art Commission, The Hard Hat Painters, mural (20 x 75 ft) acrylic on exterior texture- painted brick, 35 Golden Street, New London, CT. (funded by the Connecticut DECD City Canvas Initiative) (with Michael McNabney)

2004 : : Public Art Commission, Natural Reflection, carved and painted picnic table (40 x 60 in), Westwood Hills Nature Center, St. Louis Park, MN, Forecast Public Art. Saint Paul, MN(with support from the Jerome Foundation)

 

 

RESIDENCIES

2016 : : Residency, Griffis Foundation/Orpheus Foundation Residency, Polkovnik Serafimovo, Bulgaria

2016 : : Residency, Ethiopian Odyssey II – Maji and Southern Nations painting tour, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

2012 : : Residency, Ethiopia Reads Artist Residency pilot program, Alle School of Art and Design, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

2008- : : Residency, Hygienic Art Cooperative, New London, CT

 

PUBLICATIONS

“Gallery ‘Seasons’ presents American artists”, Duma, number 190. August 20, 2016. http://www.duma.bg

“Artists from the United States show a world without people – Seasons”, Monitor, August 16, 2016. http://www.monitor.bg/

“US Masters in “Seasons”, Standart News Ltd., Number 8441, Year XXIII, English Edition. August 17, 2016, http://paper.standartnews.com/bg/article.php?d=2016-08-17&article=261330

Greg Smith, “Artists help with facelift at New London Police Department”, The New London Day, July 15. 2016. http://www.theday.com/article/20160715/NWS01/160719427

Amy J. Barry, “Hygienic Art launches mural project at New London police station“, The New London Day, May 01. 2016 http://www.theday.com/article/20160430/ENT10/160439984

Mary Jane Fine, “Creative Space,” Sound and Country Magazine, Fall 2014, 44-45

Nancy LaMar-Rodgers, “A Walk to Remember-New London Mural Walk,” Ink Publications, May 2013, Cover, 38-45

Catherine Ryan, “Committee for the Arts (CFTA) announces that 15 semifinalists have been selected for the first ever 2013 Gloucester MA HarborWalk Public Art Challenge,” Good Morning Gloucester, April 16, 2013, https://goodmorninggloucester.wordpress.com/tag/troy-zaushny/

Nancy LaMar-Rodgers, “Dirty Laundry, Hygienic Artists Share Their Secrets,” Ink Publications, August, 2012, 62-67

Philip Eliasoph , Senior arts director, “Off the Walls: Occupy the imagination,” Venu Magazine #14, July 2012, 74-77. http://issuu.com/venumagazine/docs/venu_14?e

Kathleen Edgecomb, “Artists Win City’s Draw to Paint Four New London Murals.” The New London Day, April 21, 2012, http://www.theday.com/article/20120420/NWS01/120429948

Amy J. Barry, “Common Ground in Art,” The New London Day, April 2, 2011, C1-C3

Amy J. Barry, “It’s Worth Crossing over to Hygienic Art / 5th Crossing,” New London Times, May 13, 2010, http://www.theday.com/article/20100513/NWS08/305139571/-1/NWS