ACCOLADES

2014
The Smithsonian American Art Museum acquired her painting “Little Black Angel”
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2012
DEMI’S biography, artist statement and images of her paintings has been included in the prestigious Feminist Art Base of the Brooklyn Museum Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art.
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2011
Nominated for an Joan Mitchell Foundationʼs Painters’ Fellowship

2009
The U.S. Ambassador to the Holy See, personally invited DEMI to display one of her paintings in the U.S. Embassy residence in the Vatican City as part of the prestigious Art in Embassies program.
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2005/2006
Nominated as a candidate for The Joan Mitchell Foundation 2006 Painters and Sculptors Grant

1998 – 1999
Florida Individual Artist Fellowship Award
Florida Department of State.

1999
Since 1999 the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art has been
collecting DEMI’s primary records (correspondence, notebooks,
drawings, photographs, catalogues).
LINK HERE

1992 – 1993
Florida Individual Artist Fellowship Awards
Florida Department of State.