Solo Exhibits


Money Bags, FrameDog, Whitewater, Wisconsin July 2011, Turner Museum, Palmyra, Wisconsin, May 2008; Stone Mill Quilters Quilt Show, Whitewater, Wisconsin, June 2006; Prairie Queen Quilt Show, Bishop Hill, Illinois, May 2006; Irvin L. Young Memorial Library Gallery, Whitewaer, Wisconsin, November/December 2005

Quiet Interference, Staller Estate Winery, Delavan, Wisconsin, February 2011, Fleming Gallery at Peoria Art Guild, Peoria, Illinois, July 2010, Charlene’s Gallery Ten, Gills Rock, Door County, Wisconsin, June/July 2006

Stormy Weather, The Bradley Gallery, Stoughton, Wisconsin, March 2010.

Straddle the Turtle, “The Story of Straddle the Turtle” first presented at The Bradley Gallery, Stoughton, Wisconsin, March 2010.

Gathering, Charlene's Gallery Ten, Gills Rock, Door County, Wisconsin, May 2003.

Bookkeepers, "A Work in Progress", 2002. View at www.grantview.com

Bottle & Soul, Charlene's Gallery Ten, Gills Rock, Door County, Wisconsin, May 1998

Navigation, Schwartz Book Shop Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, September 1997

By the Light of the Silvery Moon, La Petite Gallery, Gallery Ten, Rockford, Illinois, August 1996

The Moon in June, Constance Lindholm Fine Arts Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, June 1996

Devotions, New Dimensions Gallery, Womanspace, Rockford, Illinois, March 1995

Breathing Again, Gallery Ten, Rockford, Illinois, March 1994

Three Figures, Rockford Area Arts Council, Rockford, Illinois, August 1992

Resurrections, Gallery Ten, Rockford, Illinois, March 1991

Rhythm & Reds, Gallery 240, Illinois Central College, East Peoria, Illinois, September 1990

Freebird, Holmes Student Center Gallery, Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, Illinois, April 1989

Collaborations


Visions of Wisconsin, with Visionary Artists at the Hoard Historical Museum, Fort Atkinson, Wsiconsin, October 2011.

Visionary Artists Spring Exhibit, a small group of artists who meet monthly for feedback and friendship at The SweetSpot Coffee Shoppe, Whitewater, Wisconsin. April 2010

Ten-by-Ten-by-Ten, Invitational Show presented by Charlene’s Gallery Ten,
Gills Rock, Wisconsin to celebrate their Tenth Anniversary.  May 2006. 

Whitewater Arts Alliance Outdoor Art displayed on lampposts lining Main Street. In 2010 my entry was “Turtle Box”, in 2009 “Sedona Bike”, in 2008 “Whitewater Butterfly”, in 2007 “Bird Cage”, and in 2006 “Yoga Chair”. I submitted two entries in 2005: “Money Fish” and “Have Fins Will Travel”, May through September.

Whippet Mural, Joint collaboration with Molly Gunter.  Mural of the Whitewater High School mascot covering the school’s gymnasium wall.  Whitewater, Wisconsin, July 2005.

Torso, Included in the “Bustin’ Out” Exhibit by Lynn Anderson at Charlene’s Gallery Ten, Gills Rock, Wisconsin, August 2005.

Prairie Tillers Mural, by Internationally known muralist, Carol Yasko.  A participating artist with the mural re-creation team. Whitewater, Wisconsin, Summer 2004.

40 x 40, A Self-Portrait Art Exhibit in collaboration with “Menopause,the Musical”. One of 19 women artists over the age of 40 chosen to exhibit.  Apollo Theater, Chicago, Illinois, November 2003.

Textures of Chile, Duet exhibit with Robert Grant – his Photography and my Artwork. A body of work inspired by the experience of living in Chile 1998-99. Charlene’s Gallery Ten, Gills Rock, Wisconsin, August 2000.

El Supermercado, 1999.  Originally featured on the Fine Arts Guild website.

Rhythm & Reds, Work appears in “Underwraps”,  a Canadian documentary about  
menstruation, Starry Night Productions, Inc., 1996.

Artists' Books Show, Gallery Ten, Rockford, Illinois, June’ 1992. Juror.

The Anorexic Sunbather, Work included in “Show 8”, Gallery 1633, Chicago, Illinois, June 1991

Selected Juried Exhibits


Mixed Media Exhibit, Orleans Street Gallery, Pheasant Run Resort, St.Charles, Illinois, August 2003

Alchemy, Amulets, and Altars, The Phipps Center for the Arts, Hudson, Wisconsin, March 2001

Northern National Juried Art Competition, Nicolet College LRC Gallery, Rhinelander, Wisconsin, July 2000

Wise Women: Issues on Aging, Brickton Gallery and Fine Art Center, Park Ridge, Illinois, March 2000

Menarche, Menses, Menopause & Blood: Life Cycles of Women, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, September 1995

In Your Face, Constance Lindholm Fine Arts Gallery, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, March 1995

Beloit & Vicinity Exhibition, Beloit College, Beloit, Wisconsin, February 1993

Student Exhibit, Awarded "Best of Show", Rockford College, Rockford, Illinois, March 1991

Beyond Words: The Book as an Art Form, Kemper Center, Kenosha, Wisconsin March 1991

Nothing Binding: The Book as an Art Form, Rockford College,Rockford, Illinois, November 1990

ARS Nova Exhibit, Recipient "Ars Nova Society Award", Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, Illinois, Fall 1988

Slide Presentations/Discussions


Rochelle Elementary School, Rochelle, Illinois, Fall 1992

Illinois Central College, East Peoria, Illinois, September 1990

 Education


Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree (Painting), Northern Illinois University, Dekalb, Illinois, May 1989

Associates Degree, Arts & Science (English), Illinois Central College, East Peoria, Illinois, 1981

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee 1994-98. Printmaking, Philosophy, Social and Religious Studies

Rockford College, Rockford, IL 1990-91. Artists' Book-making

Exhibit Coordinator

First Citizens Gallery, Whitewater, WI, 2005 to present



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