Curriculum Vitae       

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 Inside Voice, Prairie Center for the Arts • Schaumburg, IL
2019 Maiden, Expressions Graphics • Oak Park, IL 

2017 Perspectives, Addison Center for the Arts • Addison IL

 

PUBLIC ART

2020 Mural: "From Darkness" Aurora Public Art Commission

PUBLISHED

2019 - Prairie Light Review Volume 41 No. 1,  College of DuPage • Lombard, IL
- Poetry: “Unkept”

- Multi-Processed Monoprint: “Unkept”

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2019 - Awarded: First Place: “Soul Sitting”
Midwest Collage Society, Thoughts Woven, Park Forest, IL 

2019 - Awarded: Third Place: “Telling the Bees: Delicate Deconstruction”
Midwest Collage Society, Outside the Ordinary • Downers Grove, IL 

2018 - Art Prize Artist, Harris Building • Grand Rapids, MI
“She Picked Roses” Woodblock Relief with Oil

 

2018  Awarded: Honorable Mention: “Of The Same”
Midwest Collage Society, Bits n Pieces • St. Charles, IL 

 

2018 Awarded: Second Place, “Unkept”
Studios630 Open Show, Lombard, IL

 

2018 Awarded: Third Place, Of The Same
Creative Insights, Addison Center for the Arts • Addison, IL

 

2018 Art@the Cafe, Elmhurst College • Elmhurst, IL

“Tears or Ice Cream” - mixed media illustration

 

2018 Her Voice, Expressions Graphics • Oak Park, IL

 

2017 Art@the Cafe, Elmhurst College • Elmhurst, IL

“She Picked Roses” - woodblock relief with oil

“The Power” - Linocut, multi-color reduction print 

 

2016 ecletík, Park Arts Center • Villa Park IL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2019 - Collage Sisthars Collaborative, Keep Your Edges Glued Down

2020, 2019 - Alliance of Fine Art, Best of the Best Show

 

MEMBER EXHIBITIONS

2019 Midwest Collage Society, Endless Possibilities • Lemont, IL 
 

Elmhurst Artists’ Guild Members Shows

2019 Fall EAG Member Show
Awarded: Third Place, “Held High”

2019 Summer EAG Member Show
Awarded: Honorable Mention, “Vintage Beach Beauties”

 

2016 - 2019 Four Member Shows each year
 

INSTRUCTOR

2020 - Present  Naperville Art League • Naperville, IL 
2018 - 2019  Expressions Graphics • Oak Park, IL 

2014 - 2016 The Douglas Center, Skokie, IL. - Artist Facilitator
Working with special needs adults creating mosaic and mixed media artwork

2007 - 2017      Fine Line Arts Center • St. Charles, IL 

 

EDUCATION

Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, IL (2017)

American Academy of Art, Chicago, IL (1992) 

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