Curriculum Vitae


1990    Masters of Fine Arts

            Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA

1987    Masters in Architecture

            Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX, USA

 1980   Bachelor of Architecture

            Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA



Associate Professor, Texas Tech University, College of Architecture, 1996-present



2013    Second place award, Lubbock Arts Festival Art competition, Lubbock Civic          center, Texas.

2012    25th Annual McNeese National works on paper, purchase award

2008    First place award, Lubbock Arts Festival Art competition, Lubbock Civic center,


2007    New faculty Award, Texas Tech Alumni Association.

2007    1st Place Award, Art Competition, Boise State University Women’s Center, Idaho.

2005    Honor, Texas Tech Women’s Studies Community Connection, Lubbock, Texas.

2001    Outstanding Professor Nomination, Pi Beta Phi sorority, Texas Tech University.

1999    1st Place Award, Corsicana 16th Annual National art competition, Corsicana, Texas.

1997    Juror’s award, Lubbock Arts Festival Art Competition, Lubbock fair grounds, Texas.

1994    Merit Award, Lubbock Arts Festival, Lubbock, TX.

1994    Grumbacher Award, “Confluence,” art competition, Hill Country Art Foundation.

1993    4th Place Award, “Scene and Unseen,” art competition, Eastern New Mexico State, Portales.

1992    2nd Place Award, Longview 32nd Annual Invitational art competition, Longview, Texas.

1980    Merit Award, outstanding architectural project, Rensselaer Polytechnic University, Troy, NY.





“Diaspora”, New Century Gallery, organized by Women’s Caucus for the Arts. Chelsea, NY. National juried competition.


“Honoring Women’s Rights”, National Steinbeck center in Salinas California, Women’s Caucus for the Arts celebrating National WCA 40th Anniversary. September 8-December 20, Jurors; Dr Joyce Aiken, Dr Ruth Weisberg, and Patricia Rodriguez

National curated competition, one piece (Mom’s letters, wood burning mixed media)



25th Annual McNeese National works on paper, Department of visual arts, McNeese    state University. Lake Charles, LA

National competition, diptych 16”x16”, Archetype, laser cut paper.



Man as Object: Reversing the Gaze,Women’s Caucus for the Arts

SOMArts Cultural center in San Francisco

Kinsey Institute Gallery in Bloomington Indiana, National competition, one piece



Positivenegative 25, Slocumb Galleries, Department of Art and design, Eastern Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee.

Juror: Julien Robson, curator of contemporary art at Pensylvania Academy of Fine Arts.

 January 14 to February 5, 2010.

National and juried group exhibition. Three diptychs  selected from 92 entries.



       Valdosta State University, Fine Arts Gallery, Valdosta GA

        Juror: Arnold Mesches,

        National juried exhibition, one piece



Women’s History Month, Boise State University, Idaho. First place award.

National Juried Exhibition. 92 entries by 28 artists, jurors selected 24 works by 15 artists. One piece.



From Our Perspective: A National Women’s Art Exhibition, OCC Wallace theater Art Gallery, Oakland Community College Women’s center, Farmington Hills, Michigan. September 21 to October 16 2006.

National juried group exhibition. One piece.


Defining Freedom, Gallery of Art, Art Building #140, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, Washington State.

National and juried group exhibition, one piece.



Eating Flowers, Cloyde Snook and Hatfield galleries. Department of Art, Adams State College, Alamosa, Colorado. November30 to December 16 2005.

National and juried one person exhibition . Twenty one pieces.


Americas 2000 All Media National Competition, Minot State University, Minot, North Dakota. National and juried group exhibition.


2003  Corsicana’s20th Annual National, Corsicana, Texas.2003.

       Regional juried group exhibition.One piece.




Critics Choice, Dallas Visual Art Center, Dallas, TX.

Regional and juried group exhibition.One piece.Catalogue.


1998    Bucking the Texas Myth, state wide art competition, Dougherty Arts Center,        Austin, Texas.


1995    Women: Rites of Passage, traveling competition, Wright State University. Dayton, Ohio, 1995/96

            Jurors, Carol Nathanson, Diane Fitch, Kim Vito



  Confluence 1994, Hill Country Arts Foundation, Ingram, TX. Juror: Jim    Edward’s, *Merit Award,



Scene and Unseen1993, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, New Mexico.   Over a thousand entries, show featured seventy four pieces by sixty seven artists from twenty six states. Award Juror; Judy Chicago. Fourth place award.

November 1 to November 28, 1993. Catalogue.

National juried group competition. One piece.



Creating Ourselves, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM. 1992. Jurors, Mary Finneran, Marilyn Nelson, Awards; Lucy Lippard



Excellence 90, Texas Sculpture Ass. Dallas Texas. Jurors: Tom   Livesay, Mark Alexander ,Joan Livingstone. Regional and juried group exhibition.



National Works on paper, University of Mississippi, Juror, Warrington Colescott.

National juried group exhibition. One piece.





2012    Process Art House, one person exhibition, Amarillo, TX

2012     Doll2 Art Exhibition, Loiuse Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts,Lubbock,

            Group exhibition, September.


            100 Years of Women Rockin’ The World, ArtRage Gallery, Syracuse, NY

            March 5-April 23


2009     El Mundo Zurdo Art Exhibition2009, Esperanza Peace and Justice center, San      Antonio, spring.



2008    100years of Art in Lubbock, Louise Hopkins Underwood center for the Arts,        Lubbock, Texas.Group exhibition(one piece).Catalogue. April 30 to July 15 2008




2007    G Gallery, 301 East 11th Street, Houston, TX. Gallery director, Wayne Gilbert.     Group exhibition(one piece). November 2007


            Soul Paintings, Art Department, Laredo Community College, Laredo, Texas. One person exhibition (twenty one pieces).October 11 to November 2nd 2007


            Out in the mainstream: Queer Social Landscape, Christine DeVitt Icehouse of the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Lubbock, TX. Group exhibition         (one piece), one day exhibition, October 5, 2007. Local exhibition.


2006    Plains Speaking; An Artist of the Llano Estacado, a solo exhibition of works          from    the past ten years by Lahib Jaddo. Louise Underwood Center for the Arts,    Lubbock, Texas 

            Gazi University, faculty of Architecture and Engineering Academy conference       Hall, Ankara, Turkey. One person, exhibited 23 posters , 28th of July 2006.       International.


Center for Turkumani Brotherhood, Kirkuk, Iraq. Exhibition proceeds will benefit the future creation of Fuzuli University.

International, Invitational, one person exhibition.


Ojo Mujeres de Conciencia, an exhibit celebrating women’s resistance, vitality, and poder. Esperanza Peace and Justice Center. San Antonio, Texas. Catalogue

Regional Invitational group exhibition. Two paintings.



2005    Iraqi Canadian Society, “I am Iraqi”, Iraqi Cultural Festival, Scarborough City        Center, Toronto, Canada.

            International invitational group exhibition. Showed eight posters of paintings.



Center for Turkumani Brotherhood, Kirkuk, Iraq. April 28 ,29,30 2005.

International exhibition, one person.


The Citadel of Kirkuk: Architecture in Art as a Cultural Voice, International Cultural Center, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas. In conjunction with the Texas Tech University 21st annual All University conference on the advancement of women in higher education. March 1st to April 14th, 2005.

Invitational one person exhibition, Jaddo honored by women’s studies community connection.


2004    Lahib Jaddo at the Nancy Fyfe Cardozier Gallery in the Visual Arts Building,        University of Texas at the Permian Basin, Odessa, Texas

            Regional Invitational one person exhibition. Seventeen works shown.


Poppies for Kirkuk, STC Art Gallery. South Texas College, McAllen, Texas.

Regional invitational one person exhibition. Showed 16 works.


 Public Art project “Fueling the imagination; The Vortex of Creativity”, Banners displayed at the Lubbock whirlwind New Years Eve Gala 03/04, Lubbock, Texas.

Banner image was part of a painting exhibited later in May 2004 at the Lubbock Regional Art Center, Texas.

A community and International Fine Arts Invitational. Group exhibition. One piece.


Onbes Kadin+ Bir Adam (15 Women + One Man), World Woman’s Day Exhibition, Istanbul, Turkey, March 22nd, Catalogue.

International group exhibition.





            Emotional Landscapes, Dinnerware gallery: contemporary art gallery, 135 east       congress, Tucson, Arizona. January 28 to February 22, 2003.

            National Invitational One person exhibition. Twelve works


2002    Journeys, Dead Horse Gallery, 14900 Detroit Ave, Suite 311,commercial gallery   in downtown Cleveland, Ohio.

      August 2nd-24th, 2002

            National three person exhibition. Six pieces.


1999    Bound and Released, MSC Visual Arts Gallery, Memorial student center, Texas    A&M University, College Station, Texas. Novemeber 8 1999 to February 1st .

            Regional Invitational one person exhibition.Fouteen paintings.


1998    Sacred and Profane, Gallery Untitled (commercial gallery), Dallas, Texas.

      Gallery director: Dina Hart     Light. August 29 to October 10, 1998.

      Regional Invitational one person exhibition, fifteen works with soft sculpture.        (quilted fabric) installation.



            Gallery 1114(commercial gallery), Midland, Texas. January 16 to February 20.

            Regional Inviatational two person exhibition , eleven works.



1997    Ana Al-Arabi, (I am the Arab), Omni Shoreham hotel, Washington D.C.

      National Invitational Arab/American group exhibition. One piece.   



Lahib Jaddo: The Carpet Doors, Weil Gallery Center for the Arts, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi. October 17 to November 20, 1996.

Catalogue(8”x11” trifold written by Jim Edwards, Weil Gallery director).

Regional Invitational one person exhibition. Thirteen pieces.


New Art of the West 5, Eiteljorg Museum(of American Indians and Western Art), Indianapolis, Indiana. Catalogue

July 21 to October 6, 1996. An exhibition of twenty contemporary artists.

National Invitational group exhibition. Two pieces.


1995    Group Exhibition:  A Woman's View, in conjunction with Women's World conference in Beijing. World Bank, Washington DC.


Art Journeys, Art Museum of South Texas in Corpus Christi.

Regional Invitational group exhibition



Mosaics 1993-1994 presents Lahib Jaddo, Dallas Visual Art Center. Dallas, TX. October 8th to November 12, 1993.

Regional Invitational one person exhibition.


Before There Were Borders, Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Regional Invitational group exhibition.




Trail of Tears, Firehouse Gallery, Houston, TX.

Regional invitational group exhibition.


1991      Lahib Jaddo, Longview Museum, Longview, Texas.

           Regional won exhibition by award, two person exhibition.



1990    Longview 32nd Annual Invitational, Longview Museum and Art Center,    Longview, Texas.

      Regional Invitational group exhibition.








2013    “Diaspora”, New Century Gallery, organized by Women’s Caucus for the Arts. Chelsea, NY

2012    re: Told, Root division, San Francisco, California

2012    Honoring Women’s Rights: Echoing Visual Voices Together. Women’s   

             Caucus for the Arts      

2011    Man as object: Reversing the Gaze, Women’s Caucus for Art.

SOMArts cultural center, San  Francisco, California and Kinsey Institute    Gallery, Bloomington, Indiana

            2010    Texas Works; Buddy Holly Center for the Arts, Lubbock, TX.

            2010    Art of West Texas Women, Tech Press, Lubbock, TX.

            2009    Valdosta National; competition catalogue, Valdosta state University

            2009    El Mundo Zurdo publication, anthology of conference proceedings, work                           co-edited by Dr Norma Alarcon and Dr Rita E. Urquijo-Ruiz 2010

            2008    100 Years of Art. A centennial Celebration of Art in Lubbock. The Louise              Hopkins Underwood center for the Arts.

            2006    Ojo Mujeres de Conciencia 2006, Esperanza Peace and Justice Center, San                         Antonio, Texas.

2004    Women in the Middle, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Union Art                                Gallery, WI.

            2004    Onbes Kadin+ Bir Adam (15 Women + One Man), World Woman’s Day                           Exhibition, Istanbul, Turkey

1999    Retrospection 15, an exhibition celebrating 15 years of cultural arts programs, Buddy Holly Center for the Arts, Lubbock, TX.

1998    The Landmark Gallery, Lubbock Collects Tech. In celebration of the 75th   Anniversary of Texas Tech,Texas Tech University Art Department,    Lubbock, TX

1998    Critic’s Choice 98, Dallas Visual Art Center, Dallas, Texas.

1997    The Day the Music Died, An International exhibition of mail art. Fine Art Center, Lubbock.

1996    Lahib Jaddo: The Carpet Doors, Weil Gallery Center for the Arts, Texas    A&M University-Corpus Christi

1996    New Art of the West 5, Eideljorge Museum, Indianapolis, IN

1996    A Woman’s view, Equality, Development and Peace.Edited by Regine c.     Boucard, Vasia Deliyianni and Alicia Hetzner,The World Bank,             Washington DC.

1995    Women: Rites of Passage, Wright State University, Art Department, Dayton, Ohio.

1993    Scene Unseen 2, Eastern New Mexico University, 4th  place award, Portales, NM.

1993    Critic’s Choice, Dallas Visual Art Center, Dallas, TX

1992    Scene and Unseen, Eastern New Mexico University, 3rd place award, Portales, NM.

1992    Creating Ourselves, Eastern New Mexico University, Portales, NM

            1991    Healing Hands, Lubbock Fine Art Center, Lubbock, TX and

            The Dallas Visual Art Center, Dallas, Texas.

1990      Excellence 90, Texas Sculpture Association, Dallas, Texas.




Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX.

Texas Tech University Museum, Lubbock, TX.

Texas Tech University Library, Lubbock, TX.

Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi .

Bourdelais Collection, Huntington, WVA .(Patron)

Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX .

Barrett Collection, Dallas, TX .

Carson County Square House Museum , Panhandle, TX .

Maloney Collection, Orleans, France(Patron)

Godbold Collection, Lubbock, TX (Patron)

Samar Choudry collection of Toronto(Patron)

And many other private collections.