"I know with certainty that a man's (woman's) work is nothing but the long journey to recover, through the detours of art, the two or three simple and great images which first gained access to his heart." - Albert Camus
MFA - Hunter College Graduate School, New York, N.Y
BA  (Sculpture) - Queens College, CUNY  Flushing, N. Y
A.A.S. - Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, N.Y.

The National Academy of Fine Arts  
The New York Academy of Fine Arts 
The New School University
The Sculpture Center School  
The Circolo School, Pietrasanta, Italy

International Congress on Medieval Studies, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI. 
Research presented: The Irish in Italy During the Middle Ages. May, 2023.

Residenza del Palmerino, Fiesole, Florence, Italy: Artist in Residence. June, 2016.

National Endowment for the Arts Recipient, Dowling College-Vanderbilt Mansion. 2015.

American Academy in Rome: Visiting Artist/Scholar in Residence. Rome, Italy. May, 2014.

American Academy in Rome: Visiting Artist/Scholar in Residence. Rome, Italy. June, 2009.

Shuster Thesis Award  (Art History Grant) Hunter Graduate School

The Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts, Artist in Residence

Queensborough Community College Art Gallery, Artist Honorarium Grant

P.S.I - Museum of Modern Art: Artist in Residence Fellowship

New York State Council on the Arts: Grand Army Arch Exhibit

Creative Time – US Custom House: Artist in Residence Fellowship

Sculptors Guild, Currently 80 – curated by John Yau. Liberata, Westbeth Galleries, New York City. February, 2017.

Antenna Gallery, New Orleans. Where Do I Come From, Where Am I Going? March, 2017.

Sculptors Guild Benefit. Piero’s Egg; October, 2016.

Villa Il Palmerino, Fiesole, Florence, Italy, Presentation and Lecture; June, 2016.

Americana Twist – Governors Island. Where Do I Come From, Where Am I Going? Summer, 2016

Dowling College - Vanderbilt Mansion: Memory Palace Chamber/Portal: Luminosity and Liminality. National Endowment for the Arts Grant. May through December 2015.

Art and Psyche International Conference, Siracusa, Sicily. Presentation of art concepts and video. September, 2015.

Denise Bibro Fine Arts Gallery, Chelsea, NY. Four Boros Exhibit. Summer, 2015.

American Academy in Rome: When the Stars Came Out in Pienza, Part II. Video Presentation, Lecture. May, 2014.

Fountain Art Fair: Counterpart: From Labyrinth to Liberata. 69th Sreet Armory, New York. March, 2014.

Lincoln Center: When the Stars Came Out in Pienza – Continued, Video Installation. NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, New York. December, 2012.

Pentimenti - The Past Emerging: When the Stars Came Out in Pienza, Video Installation, NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, New York. November, 2012.

Intersections - Governors Island: curator, Karen Wilkin. Memory Palace Chamber – From the Novel, Installation, natural light, paper, gels, video, sound; June through October, 2011.

Sculptors Guild Exhibit: Muse on Winged Ox, terracotta, Broadway Gallery Soho, New York City. March, 2011.

Encounters - Governors Island: curators, Ann Aptaker, Rocio Aranda-Alvarado. Memory Palace Chamber – Transformation. Installation, natural light, gels, terracotta. June through October, 2010.

American Academy in Rome: Visiting Artist/Scholar in Residence, Rome. Summer, 2009

Ready to Unveil: CWOW Gallery, Newark, N.J. Proposal for Newark Liberty Airport and the New Jersey Performing Arts Center. October through December, 2009.

Animal Magnetism: Soaring Larks. Gallery 61, Columbus Circle, New York Institute of Technology. May, 2009.

Ceramic Expressions: Tempietto, Yonkers Riverfront Library. October 2 through November 2, 2008.

In-Site Exhibit: Ste. Foy, Governors Island, Officers Porch. May through October 12, 2008.

QCC Gallery: Esclarmonde, permanent installation Queensborough Community College, Bayside, N.Y.

Seraph Font, Commission: The New Church, Swedenborgian, East 35th St. N.Y. 2008

Self-Contained-Stockholm Now Supermarket, The Swedish Arts Council. Stockholm. February, 2008

Cologne Art Fair, Sculptors Guild, Koln, Germany. 2007  (images)

Installation with Portal, Gallery 61, Columbus Circle, NYC - New York Institute of Technology. 2007

Sculpture Forum, White Plains Courthouse. 2006-2008

Six Decades of the Sculptors Guild,  Hillwood Art Museum, Old Westbury, N.Y. 2006

Transformations, Nassau C.College, Uniondale, N.Y. 2005

Summer Invitational, AIR Gallery, Chelsea, N.Y. 2004

Safir Commission, Aruba. 2003

One Person Retrospective - Manzi-Schacht,  The Regina A. Quick Center for the Art, Olana, N.Y. 2000

Queensborough Community College Art Gallery, Bayside, N.Y. 2000

Light Exhibit,  Islip Art Museum, Islip, N.Y. 1999

173 Annual Exhibit, National Academy Museum of Fine Art, 5th Ave., N.Y. 1998.

National Sculpture Society, Esclarmonde, Americas Tower Lobby, Avenue of the Americas, N.Y. 1995

Seraph/Borromini, The Montclair Museum of Art. 1993

Arsenal Exhibit, Installation, The Arsenal, Central Park Department of Parks. 1987

P.S. 122, Installation: Mark Russell, Curator, 1987

Consumer Art, ABC NoRio. 1986

Seraph Installation, Longwood Arts Gallery, Bronx, N.Y. 1986

Five Sculptors, Memorial Arch, Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn,  N.Y. 1985

The Arch Show: Four Sculptors, Memorial Arch, Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, N.Y. 1984

Luce, Crisafulli/Accademia dell’Arte, Italy. 1983

The Light Exhibit, Islip Museum of Art. 1982

On and Off the Wall, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, N.Y.C.

Installations II, Pratt Institute Gallery, Brooklyn, N.Y. 1981

Artists Documentation, Queens Museum, Queens, N.Y. 1981

Artists of New York, Lawrence Alloway, Curator, S U N Y Stony Brook Art Gallery N.Y. 1979

Queens Museum Juried Exhibit, Robert Pincus Witten, Curator, Queens Museum. 1979

Small Works, Nobe Gallery, West 57th St., N.Y. 1979

One Person Exhibit: Manzi-Schacht: Campione Building, Campione Building, Park Avenue, N.Y.

Open Studios in May, P.S.1 (MoMA) Long Island City, N.Y. Artist in Residence Fellowship. 1977

Lumination, Nobe Gallery, West 57th St. N.Y. 1977

Custom and Culture, Creative Time, U.S. Custom House. 1977

A Month of Sundays, P.S.1 (MoMA) Artist in Residence Fellowship. 1976
Sculpture Magazine, William Ganis, 2007
The Islip Bulletin, 1999
Garden State Press, 1992
“Four Italian-American Artists” Ch. 31, 1990
The New York Times, 1986
“Artists Today”  WKRB 90.9 FM, 1985
The New York Times, 1983
WNYC AM  November, 1983
The New York Times, 1982
Artnews, 1980 
Newday (photo), Oct. 1980 
Art Forum, 1980 
DOCUMENTATION OF QUEENS ARTIS Queens Council on the Arts, 1980
Artnews, 1980
Sveriges TV 1  Sweden “The Mirror”, 1977
Soho News, 1977
“Straight Talk”  WOR-TV, 1977
The New Yorker, 1977
The New York Times, 1977
“As It Is”  WCBS – TV, 1979
“All Things Considered” WNYC-FM, 1978

Mark Fields, New York City
Seifer Residence, Aruba
The New Church-Swedenborgian, New York City
Raguse Residence, Chicago, Illinois
Rosone Residence, Little Silver, New Jersey
Priscilla Costello, Toronto, Canada
Cutrona Residence, Point Pleasant, New Jersey
Robert Manzi, Hartford, Connecticut
Anthony and Ann Rosone, Totowa, New Jersey
D'Achille Residence, Holmdel, New Jersey
Francoise Leton, Wavrielle, Belgium and New York
Robin Coscia, Rumson, New Jersey
Manzi-Schacht is currently an adjunct professor of Art History and Art at the New York Institute of Technology, New York City. She has taught at the Sculpture Center, La Guardia Community College and The Circolo School, Tuscany. 
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